The holiday lull is over, and there are a number of homeland security-related events in DC this coming week:
1/9: TSA briefing for media of explosive trace portal detection technology, National Airport, 10am.
1/9 to 1/11: Defense Daily conference on CBRN issues, Doubletree Hotel, Arlington, VA.
1/10: Homeland Security Advisory Committee meeting. Mandarin Oriental, 1330 Maryland Ave SE. 10am.
1/10: Briefing with US-VISIT director Jim Williams for foreign media, National Press Building, DC, 11am.
1/10: Sec. Chertoff at State of the Travel Industry Luncheon, Capitol Hilton, 12pm.
1/10: Woodrow Wilson Ctr., Book Discussion with Thomas Blanton, author of “Blacked Out: Gov’t Secrecy in the Information Age.” 1300 Penn Ave., 3pm.
1/11: TSA Aviation Security Advisory Committee meeting, Residence Inn by Marriott Pentagon City, 550 Army Navy Drive, Arlington, VA, 9am.
1/12: FAA meeting to codify DC-area flight restrictions, Sheraton Columbia Hotel, 10207 Wincopin Circle, Columbia, MD, 1pm.
1/13: Avian Flu conference sponsored by University of Maryland Law School, 500 W. Baltimore Street, Baltimore, 8:30am.
(Please e-mail if you have suggestions about additions to this list for this week, or future weeks).