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October 4-8, 2021


Paul Foster - CEO & Founder, OnePlan, UK

Paul Foster

Paul is an internationally recognized thought leader and expert in crowd management and innovation for major events and venues. He is the founder and CEO OnePlan.

OnePlan have developed the world’s only social distancing optimisation seating assessment, which is now being used by English Premier League Clubs, NBA and MLB teams and national stadiums to help them optimise their seating capacity with social distancing and is the only system which takes into consideration all factors that impact this. The system has been peer reviewed by NCS4 and was used on the UK Government trial sports venues to assess the safe return of fans.

As a crowd management specialist, Paul is a crowd management SME and tutor for INTERPOL. He has worked on 6 Olympic Games, 2 Commonwealth Games and is currently an expert advisor to the Qatar 2022 FIFA™ World Cup and Paris 2024 Olympic and Paralympic Games organising committee.

He has recently advised World Triathlon, Formula 1, Chelsea FC and Arsenal FC on social distancing and a regular international speaker on social distancing for events and venues.

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