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February 19, 2007

The Week Ahead

Filed under: DHS News,Events — by Jonah Czerwinski on February 19, 2007

(Updated 2/21/2007)
The week ahead according to DHS:

February 19 – 23, 2007 

Tuesday, February 20 
11:45 AM MST
Secretary Michael Chertoff will participate in a press availability at the Operation Jump Start border fence construction site.
Border Road
San Luis, AZ
OPEN PRESS
*Directions: From Juan Sanchez Blvd. Turn Right. Once you see Avenue E, turn Left (south).Continue south until the end of the paved road and stage there.

Wednesday, February 21
9:45 AM EST
Julie L. Myers, Assistant Secretary of Homeland Security for ICE, and other ICE officials will participate in the Virtual Global Task Force (VGT) conference.
Mayflower Renaissance Hotel
1127 Connecticut Ave NW
Washington, DC
OPEN PRESS 

Thursday, February 22
8:30 AM EST
Assistant Secretary for Cyber Security and Telecommunications Greg Garcia will deliver remarks at the Maryland Cyber Security Forum
3501 University Boulevard, East
Adelphi, MD

2:00 PM CST
Federal Emergency Management Agency Deputy Director for Gulf Coast Recovery Gil Jamieson will testify before the House Financial Services Committee Subcommittee on Housing and Community Development Field Hearing on Louisiana Post-Katrina Housing
Dillard University
1555 Poydras Street
New Orleans, LA
OPEN PRESS

2:00 PM EST
Secretary Michael Chertoff will deliver remarks at the Detroit Economic Club Detroit Marriott at the Renaissance Center
400 Renaissance Center
Detroit, MI
OPEN PRESS

3:55 PM EST
Secretary Chertoff will participate in a press availability following a tour of passenger operations at the Detroit Windsor Tunnel
Detroit Windsor Tunnel
E Jefferson Avenue at Randolph Street
Detroit, MI

4:00 PM EST
Assistant Secretary for U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement Julie L. Myers will participate in the Virtual Global Task Force Conference
Mayflower Renaissance Hotel
1127 Connecticut Avenue, NW
Washington, DC
OPEN PRESS

Friday, February 23
10:45 AM EST
Under Secretary for Science and Technology Jay M. Cohen will deliver remarks on the ThinkTEC Homeland Security Innovation Conference
Space and Naval Warfare Systems Command
Charleston, SC
OPEN PRESS

12:00 PM EST
U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services Director Emilio Gonzalez will deliver the keynote address at the 28th Annual Immigration Law Update hosted by the American Immigration Lawyers Association
Hyatt Regency
400 SE 2nd Avenue
Miami, FL
OPEN PRESS

2:00 PM CST
Federal Emergency Management Agency Deputy Director for Gulf Coast
Recovery Gil Jamieson
will testify before the House Financial Services Committee Subcommittee on Housing and Community Development Field Hearing on Mississippi Post Katrina Housing
Gulfport City Hall
2309 15th Street
Gulfport, MS
OPEN PRESS

2:10 PM GMT
Acting Chief Privacy Officer Kenneth Mortensen will deliver remarks at the Aviation Security Conference on frameworks to ensure privacy while permitting the exchange of appropriate biometric information
Copthorne Tara Hotel
Scarsdale Place Wrights Lane, Kensington, W8 5SL
London, England
OPEN PRESS

4:00 PM EST
Secretary Michael Chertoff will participate in the Security and Prosperity Partnership of North America joint media availability with U.S. Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice, U.S. Secretary of Commerce Carlos M. Gutierrez, and their Canadian and Mexican counterparts
Lester B. Pearson Building
Main Lobby
125 Sussex Drive
Ottawa, Ontario
OPEN PRESS

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