Making Sporting Events Safer for Spectators and Staff

November 24, 2017


Babel Street® is a provider of advanced multi-lingual search and data analytics software solutions. The company enables customers with the ability to identify, analyze, and report on critical information pertaining to their organization.

Through Babel Street’s world class technology, users access and analyze millions of multi-lingual and geo-enabled data points emanating from public sources in more than 200 languages at near real-time. By delivering this wealth of information in a single pane of glass, Babel Street helps organizations coordinate research across teams and identify patterns and risks earlier, while also reducing the time and number of tools needed to create actionable insights. The company currently serves many of the world’s leading brands in financial services, transportation, entertainment, sports, higher education, hospitality, and government.

The advanced multi-lingual search and data analytics company, recently announced that it has formalized a partnership with the National Center for Spectator Sports Safety and Security (NCS4) during its participation at the Project Stadia Sports Security Senior Management Training Course that took place at Interpol Headquarters in Lyon, France last week.

“We believe that the safety and security of fans and participants of sporting events around the world is paramount to the enjoyment of the games,” said Jeff Chapman, CEO of Babel Street.

“As we have demonstrated first hand at various world events, including the Super Bowl and baseball’s World Series, our technology assists security professionals in making timely and potentially life-saving decisions. Through our partnership with NCS4 and Project Stadia, we aim to bring this critical capability to the rest of the world.”

From September 12-14, the NCS4, in collaboration with INTERPOL Project Stadia, delivered an all-new, three day Sports Security Executive Management course at Interpol General Secretariat in Lyon, France. During the event, Babel Street showcased its unique venue safety capabilities to nearly 100 security professionals and Interpol partner organizations, and through this partnership, it will continue to deliver this training globally over the next year.

Recently, Babel Street was awarded the prestigious Golden Eagle award by The National Center for Spectator Sports Safety and Security, for the use of Babel X to assist event officials in maintaining situational awareness and security of the Super Bowl XLIX facilities.

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