Below is a list of homeland security policy events in the DC area next week (as well as the occasional listing outside of DC). Please note that many events require prior invitations and/or RSVPs.
9/18: American University conference on “The Current State of Congressional Oversight” includes former DHS IG Clark Kent Ervin. Rayburn 2154, 10am.
9/19-9/20: Maritime Security Expo. Javits Center, NYC. (Note: I’ll be attending – loyal readers are encouraged to introduce themselves).
9/19-9/21: Biometric Consortium Conference. Baltimore Convention Center, Baltimore, MD.
9/19: Rockford Institute immigration conference with Sen. John Cornyn et al. Dirksen 562, 12 noon.
9/19: House Government Reform Committee hearing on “Combating Terrorism: Lessons Learned from London.” Rayburn 2154, 1pm.
9/19: Senate HSGAC hearing on “Prison Radicalization: Are Terrorist Cells Forming in U.S. Cell Blocks?” Dirksen 342, 10am.
9/20: DHS Data Privacy and Integrity Advisory Committee meeting. TSA HQ, 601 South 12th St, Arlington, VA. 8am.
9/20: The Infrastructure Security Partnership breakfast with Lt. Gen Carl Strock from the Army Corps of Engineers. Army & Navy Club, 901 17th St NW, 8am.
9/20: House Homeland Security Committee hearing on “The Homeland Security Implications of Radicalization.” Rayburn 2212, 1pm.
9/21: US Chamber of Commerce event on “Continuity of Business: Acquiring Robust Communications Capability to Prepare for Natural and Man-Made Disasters.” 1615 H St NW, also webcast. 8:30am.
9/21: Wilson Center event on “Americans at Risk: The Growing Threat of Natural Disasters and What We Can Do about It” with Rep. Earl Blumenauer. 1300 Pennsylvania Ave NW, 9am.
9/21: Heritage Foundation event on immigration with Rep. Tom Tancredo. 214 Massachusetts Ave NE, 12 noon.
9/21: House Homeland Security Committee hearing on “Police Preparedness: Local Strategies in the War on Terror.” Location TBA, 2pm.
(Please e-mail me if you have suggestions about additions to this list for this week, or future weeks).