Below is a list of homeland security policy events in the DC area next week (as well as the occasional listing outside of DC). 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.
6/25-6/30: International Conference on Complex Systems features a number of sessions relevant to homeland security. Boston, MA.
6/26-6/28: U.S. Coast Guard Innovation Expo features keynotes by DHS Dep. Sec. Michael Jackson and USCG Commandant Thad Allen. Tampa, FL.
6/26-6/28: IDGA conference on critical infrastructure resilience. Westin Arlington Gateway, Arlington, VA.
6/26-6/29: 2006 International Conference on Data Mining. Monte Carlo Resort, Las Vegas, NV.
6/26: Homeland Security Advisory Council meeting. St. Regis Hotel, 923 16th St NW, 11am.
6/27-6/29: Homeland Security Europe 2006 conference. Brussels, Belgium.
6/27: Heritage Foundation event on the Visa Waiver Program and US-Korea relations. 215 Massachusetts Ave NE, 9:30am.
6/27: Senate Appropriations subcommittee markup of the FY 2007 DHS appropriations bill. Dirksen 128, 9:30am.
6/27: Congressional Internet Caucus roundtable on RFID. Rayburn B-339, 12 noon.
6/27: House Small Business Committee hearing on “Immigrant Employment Verification and Small Business.” Rayburn 2360, 2:30pm.
6/28-6/29: 2nd Bird Flu Summit. Hyatt Regency Crystal City.
6/28: START (DHS Center of Excellence) Research Symposium. Marriott Inn and Conference Ctr, 3501 University Blvd E, College Park, MD. 9am.
6/28: House Homeland Security Committee hearing on “DHS Intelligence and Border Security: Delivering Operational Intelligence.” Cannon 311, 10am.
6/28: Utica College news conference to announce the creation of a new “Center for Identity Management & Information Protection.” National Press Club, 14th and F St NW, 10am.
6/28: Center for American Progress event on “The Terrorism Index: A Survey of the U.S. National Security Establishment on the War on Terror.” 1333 H St NW, 10th Fl., 12:30pm.
6/28: Towson University event with former Attorney General Edwin Meese on “Civil Liberties vs. Terrorism: The Constitution and Post 9-11 Realities.” Towson, MD, 7pm.
6/29: House Homeland Security Committee hearing on the Chemical Facility Anti-terrorism Act of 2006 (H.R. 4999). Cannon 311, 10am.
6/29: House T&I Committee hearing on airline passenger baggage screening. Rayburn 2167, 10am.
6/29: House Financial Services Committee hearing on “Pandemic Influenza Preparedness in the Financial Services Sector.” Rayburn 2128, 10am.
6/29: Century Foundation event to release a report on “The Forgotten Homeland” with Baltimore mayor Martin O’Malley, Dick Clarke, Rand Beers, et al. National Press Club, 14th & F St NW, 12 noon.
6/29: Senate Appropriations full committee markup of the FY 2007 DHS appropriations bill. Dirksen 106, 2pm.
6/30: Emergency Management and Individuals with Disabilities and the Elderly conference features remarks by Sec. Chertoff. Marriott Wardman Park Hotel, 9am.
(Please e-mail me if you have suggestions about additions to this list for this week, or future weeks).