Wednesday: “Media Perspectives on Covering Global Counterterrorism,” featuring a panel of elite counterterrorism journalists from AP, FOX News and The New York Times to discuss the challenges that they face in covering global counterterrorism issues.
Thursday: Thad Allen, Former US Coast Guard Commandant; Senior Vice President, Booz Allen will discuss “Where Counterterrorism and Disaster Response Meet.”
Securing and Managing our Borders - Session topics are: Patrolling the Border: The New National Strategy; Patrolling the Border: Special Issues in the South; Unmanned Technologies for Border Security
Critical Infrastructure Protection - Session topics are: Impact of Interdependent Infrastructure, Risk Assessment Metrics, Methods, and Tools; CBRN: Information and Analysis; Integration of Sensors to Air Handling Systems to Contain and Mitigate CBR Threats; New Standards and National Policy for Integrated Risk Assessment and Supply Chain Security Management; and Safety ACT
Incident/Disaster Response - Session topics are: Improving Incident Response with Interoperable Communications; Incident Response and Public/Private Partnerships; and The National Network of Fusion Centers - Secure Information and Intelligence Sharing
Transportation and Security - Session topics are: No Weak Links: Cargo, Trade and Supply Chain Security; Navigating Maritime and Port Security; and Aviation and Airport Security
Cyber Terrorism and Security - Session topics are: Balance Between Security and Information Sharing; Anonymous: Guarding Against Complex Threats; Hacktivism: A New Terror Vector?; and Business Espionage Countermeasures
Counter Terror Expo US is being organized by the Arlington, VA-based US division of Clarion Events, the UK’s largest independent event organizer.
Media and analysts register here: https://www.xpressreg.net/register/ctex052/media/regInfo.asp