On this episode of #HashtagFinance, CSE’s Anil Mall talks with Robert Delamar, CEO of First Responder Technologies Inc. (CSE:WPN) about how First Responder is developing groundbreaking technologies to prevent and safely defuse public attacks involving concealed weapons. Here’s an overview of what they cover in this podcast:
3:07 – The vision behind the creation of First Responder Technologies and why its more important than ever in light of the recent social climate.
5:27 – Virtual fencing explained and concealed weapon detection.
9:04 – Balancing personal freedoms with protecting the public from threats.
11:09 – The size of the global security market.
13:17 – How this technology integrates with policing and justifiable search and seizure.
16:42 – Rob’s 20 year history in law and technology.
18:38 – First Responder’s diverse global team from tech, military, and policing.
22:55 – The statement of values and how it is put into progress across and outside the organization.
26:23 – Serving the commercial and residential markets.
28:03 – Product background – software and hardware.
30:44 – Current collaborations with partnerships at Rutgers, MistyWest, Wave Labs, and Purdue University.
33:16 – Early recognition at the UK Security and Policing Show.
37:02 AI Open Carry Weapons Detection System.
40:22 – The challenge of blending human privacy with the incredible capabilities of technology.
45:18 – Milestones met since the company went public on the Canadian Securities Exchange.
48:52 – How lockdown time has led to new innovations in the residential services side of their business.