Below is a list of homeland security policy events in the DC area next week. I post a list each week and will sometimes update mid-week when I find new items. You can always find current and previous postings under the â€œEventsâ€ category tab at right. And please note that many events require prior invitations and/or RSVPs.
3/20-3/21: American Association of Port Authorities spring conference. Features luncheon speech on 3/21 by Sen. Susan Collins. Willard Intercontinental Hotel.
3/20-3/22: Performance Institute Homeland Security Summit. Includes keynote by DHS Undersecretary George Foresman. Wyndham City Center, 1143 New Hampshire Ave NW.
3/20-3/22: International Association of Fire Fighters legislative conference. Includes remarks by Sec. Chertoff on 3/20. Hyatt Regency Hotel, 400 New Jersey Ave, NW.
3/20: Heritage Foundation event with Sec. Michael Chertoff. 214 Mass Ave NE, 1pm.
3/21: Business Roundtable conference on “Beyond Cold Cash: Unlocking the Value of Corporate America’s Role in Disaster Response.” Mayflower Hotel, 1127 Connecticut Ave. NW, 8:30am.
3/21: GWU’s Homeland Security Policy Institute and the American Chemistry Council host “The National Chemical Security Forum: Protecting a Critical American Asset” with Sec. Chertoff et al. Capitol Hilton Hotel, 16th and K St, NW, 9am.
3/21: Trust for America’s Health event on “Protecting the Public’s Health from Diseases, Disasters and Bioterrorism.” US Capitol Building, HC-5, 12 noon.
3/23: Border Trade Alliance conference on border trade and infrastructure. Sheraton Crystal City.
3/23: Commandant’s State of the Coast Guard Address with Adm. Thomas H. Collins. Bolling AFB Officer’s Club, 11:30am.
3/23: GWU Elliott School event on “$600 Billion and Counting: Is America Getting Better National Security for the Money?” 1957 E St NW, 6pm.
3/24: Wharton Club of DC annual conference on “Powerful Leadership in Perilous Times: Preparing Your Business.” Features remarks by Adm. Thad Allen and fellow homeland security blogger W. David Stephenson. Academy for Educational Development, 1825 Connecticut Ave, NW., 8am.
(Please e-mail me if you have suggestions about additions to this list for this week, or future weeks).