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.
8/21-8/22: Systems Integration in Biodefense conference. Ritz Carlton DC, 1150 22nd St NW.
8/21-8/25: 2006 DHS Security Conference and Workshop. Baltimore, MD.
8/22-8/24: Infragard 2006 National Conference. Renaissance Washington Hotel, 999 Ninth St NW.
8/22: Center for American Progress event on “Disaster: A Look at the Response and Recovery One Year After Katrina” with the authors of the new book Disaster. National Press Club, 529 14th St NW, 1pm.
8/22: Airport and Seaport Inspections User Fee Advisory Committee meeting. 1300 Pennsylvania Ave NW, 1pm.
8/23: George Mason University Mercatus Center event on “The Crisis of Katrina: Lessons for Preparedness and Response.” National Press Club, 529 14th St NW, 9am.
8/23: Women in Government Relations Homeland Security Task Force meeting. Canadian Embassy, 501 Pennsylvania Ave NW, 12 noon.
8/24: Heritage Foundation event on “Grassroots Response: Citizens Taking Care of Citizens During Disasters” with former Virginia Gov. Gilmore et al. 214 Massachusetts Ave NE, 10am.
8/24: Center for Immigration Studies event on employment verification. 1522 K St NW, Suite 820, 12 noon.
(Please e-mail me if you have suggestions about additions to this list for this week, or future weeks).