Following are a few Homeland Security events for the coming week. For more information access the embedded links. Please use the comment function to identify other events you would like to bring to readers’ attention. If you are attending or monitoring any of these events, please use the comment function to report out to the rest of us.
AN IMPORTANT CHANGE HAS BEEN MADE IN THE WEDNESDAY AND THURSDAY SCHEDULES (1:00 pm eastern on Monday)
Monday, April 27
Food Safety Summit opens in Washington D.C. continues through Thursday.
Tuesday, April 28
10:00 am (eastern) Senate Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs conducts a hearing on developing a national cybersecurity strategy.
Wednesday, April 29
10:00 am (eastern) The Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee will conduct a hearing on coordinating the federal response to swine flu. I understand Secretary Napolitano will testify.
Thursday, April 30
10:00 am (eastern) Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee hearing to consider nominations of the Timothy Manning (FEMA, National Preparedness) and Ivan Fong (DHS, General Counsel)
This is the 100th day since Mr. Obama’s inauguration as President
Friday, May 1
10:00 am (eastern) Heritage Foundation panel discussion on “Grading Obama’s immigration policies.”
10:00 am (eastern) House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure Committee conducts hearing on preparedness for the hurricane season (field hearing in Miami)