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The McGraw-Hill Homeland Security Handbook (2nd edition)

Events

 

The Australian & New Zealand Disaster and Emergency Management ConferenceGo To Event

May 29 - 31 2013/ Mercure Hotel, Brisbane

The Australian & New Zealand Disaster and Emergency Management Conference will provide a forum to examine the issues surrounding natural and man-made hazards. It is a joint initiative of the Australian Institute of Emergency Services (Queensland Division) the Australian and New Zealand Mental Health Association Inc and the Association for Sustainability in Business Inc. Each association is a Non-Government, Not for Profit, member based organization. 


Emergency Management ConferenceGo To Event

March 25 – 27 2013/Westin Harbour Castle, Toronto, Canada

The objective is to present emerging trends in emergency management and integrated approaches in disaster preparedness, prevention, mitigation, response and recovery.  


2013 CEMA Emergency Management ConferenceGo To Event

February 26 – 28 2013/ Embassy Suites Loveland Hotel & Conference Center

The Silent Auction will return to the 2013 conference.  CEMA will be sending out additional information on this portion of the conference in the near future.


NSA Winter ConferenceGo To Event

January 28 - February 2, 2013/ J. W. Marriott Hotel, Washington, DC


Defense Intelligence Worldwide [formerly DODIIS]Go To Event

April 8 - 10, 2013/ Baltimore Convention Center, MD

Over the past years, the DoDIIS Worldwide Conference has served as DIA’s premier outlet for promulgating its position in the Intelligence Community and the broader Defense Intelligence Enterprise. Initially, the event was established by DIA to communicate the capabilities and technologies available, via JWICS, to the Information Technology and Intelligence Communities. The conference was designed to offer a unique venue that would allow for complex information to be demonstrated and distributed across a broad spectrum of government and commercial customers. The design proved to be an overwhelming success, enjoying a steady increase in attendance each year.


10th International Conference on Information Systems for Crisis Response and Management [ISCRAM 2013]Go To Event

May 12 - 15, 2013/ Baden-Baden, Germany

ISCRAM 2013 welcomes practitioners and scientists working in the field of information systems for crisis response and management. 

Modern societies are faced with numerous risks. Along with the growing interrelatedness and the dependence on technologies and complex infrastructure systems, the vulnerability of societies, economy and environment increases. Cascading effects and feedback loops that exacerbate the consequences of disasters become more and more important. In these situations, which are characterized by complexity and uncertainty, a holistic approach for crisis response and management is required.


The 2013 Critical Infrastructure SymposiumGo To Event

April 15 - 16, 2013/ The Thayer Hotel 674 Thayer Road, West Point, New York

The Symposium is an important annual gathering for experts and institutions promoting critical infrastructure protection and resilience (CIP/R) programs and professional services. The Symposium’s main goals are to:

  • Promote the exchange of ideas and experiences among students, educators, practitioners and government officials developing CIP/R programs and professional services.
  • Offer Full Spectrum Resilience training and professional develop¬ment to educators and practitioners.
  • Strengthen CIP/R professional, research and educational networks and establishing a broader CIP/R community of practice

The GovSec 2013 ConferenceGo To Event

May 13 - 15, 2013/ Walter E. Washington Convention Center

GovSec is the market leading forum for those responsible for securing our homeland against 21st century threats from terrorist attacks to natural disasters to other security threats against our nation and local communities, and preparing and planning for emergencies and disruptions of operations including response and recovery.


AHMP 2013 National ConferenceGo To Event

September 15 - 18, 2013/ The Peabody Orlando, Orlando, Florida

Individuals are invited to submit abstracts for both concurrent technical sessions and preconference workshops for AHMP 2013 on topics of interest to EHS&S, hazardous materials and waste management professionals. AHMP 2013, will integrate all the industry’s diverse disciplines, offers you the unique opportunity to present new ideas, share valuable professional experiences and case studies, and explore recent developments, emerging issues, regulatory updates and trends in EHS&S, hazardous materials and waste management.


IAFC FRI 2013Go To Event

August 13 - 17, 2013/ McCormick Place, Chicago, IL

The FRI Expo is a welcoming destination for attendees and vendors, representing every facet of the fire and emergency service. Meet with company representatives eager to engage in conversation, learn about your current and future needs and showcase the best of what’s available in the marketplace. 


61st National Biennial Conference and EXPOGo To Event

August 11 - 15, 2013/ Duke Energy Center, Cincinnati, Ihio

The National Fraternal Order of Police holds its National Conference every two years to set the goals and agenda for the organization. The business of the order is conducted, seminars are offered, Constitution & By-Laws are reviewed and changed, the Executive Board is elected, National Trustees and Committee Chairs report their activities, and exhibitors from around the country showcase their products and services at our EXPO.


Public Safety Broadband Summit and ExpoGo To Event

May 13 - 14, 2013/ Washington Court Hotel, Capitol Hill, Washington D.C

APCO’s annual Public Safety Broadband Summit & Expo brings together technology experts, policy leaders, industry partners, commercial carriers, and public safety professionals to discuss recent trends in broadband policy and technology.


IEEE International Conference on CommunicationsGo To Event

June 9 - 13, 2013/ Budapest, Hungary

The International Conference on Communications (ICC) is one of the two flagship conferences of the IEEE Communications Society, together with IEEE Globecom. Each year the ICC conference attracts about 2-3.000 submitted scientific papers, a technical program committee involving about 1.500 experts provides more than 10.000 reviews, the conference being finally attended by 1.500 - 2.000 professionals from all around the world. IEEE ICC is therefore one of the most significant scientific events of the networking and communications community, a must-attend forum for both industrials and academics working in this area.


JEMS Conference and Exposition 2013Go To Event

March 05 - 09, 2013/ Walter E. Washington Convetion Center, Washington, DC

EMS Today is produced by JEMS, the leader in EMS education for over 30 years. EMS Today is a unique – and stimulating – experience for EMS personnel worldwide, and it is supported and fed by the credibility, quality and excellence of JEMS. 

The EMS Today Conference is co-located with the International Conference on Disaster & Terrorism Preparedness … and your conference registration gives you access to all of the sessions. You will see these sessions detailed on the Schedule-at-a-Glance, within the Disaster/Terrorism track


IWCE 2013 Conference & ExpoGo To Event

March 11 - 15, 2013/ Las Vegas Convention Center, Las Vegas, NV

IWCE offers five days of workshops, training, short courses and networking opportunities that provide unparalleled opportunities for you to meet, learn and connect.  

Join your colleagues from government, public safety, utilities and enterprise to learn from each other - from other cities, other agencies, other enterprises and the experts in wireless communications technology, in addition to seeing the latest solutions on the exhibit floor. 


2013 Public Health Preparedness (PHP) SummitGo To Event

March 12 - 15, 2013/ Atlanta, GA

The 2013 Summit will offer a strategic overview on the current state of public health preparedness and highlight research, technical, and practice-based perspectives on strengthening community preparedness while also building and sustaining healthcare coalitions. In-depth discussions will encourage collaboration among all levels of government, along with the private and non-profit sectors, to develop cross-cutting solutions to some of the most difficult public health preparedness challenges. Conferences sessions will explore areas including mass prophylaxis and catastrophic preparedness, community resilience, biosurveillance, volunteer management, administrative preparedness, public health law, and crisis standards of care. The 2013 Summit will be a starting point—attendees will leave the conference with tools, resources, and networks to assist in their actionable implementation of innovative and integrated solutions within their communities.


2013 Virginia Emergency Management Symposium (VEMA)Go To Event

March 20 – 22, 2013/ Hot Springs, VA

Building Partnerships and Defining Traditions.


Global Security Asia International Exhibition on Counter Terrorism and Security 2013Go To Event

April 2 - 4, 2013/ Sands Expo and Convention Centre, Singapore 

The Conference programme will be of particular interest and relevance to Security professionals focusing on both the variety and sophistication of the latest threats.  Papers will highlight the state-of-the-art technologies and services currently available to counter these threats many of which will be showcased in the Exhibition that will run concurrently with the 3-day Conference.


Partners in Emergency Preparedness Conference 2013Go To Event

April 2 - 4, 2013/ The Greater Tacoma Convention and Trade Center, Tacoma, WA

The Partners in Emergency Preparedness Conference (a non-profit 501(c)3 charitable organization) is the largest and most successful regional emergency preparedness conference in the Pacific Northwest. Partners in Emergency Preparedness annually hosts nearly 700 people representing business, schools, government, the nonprofit sector, emergency management professionals, and volunteer organizations. 

The Partners in Emergency Preparedness Conference attracts top-notch speakers with expertise that includes lessons learned from recent worldwide events like earthquakes, work place violence, current hazards research, contingency planning, school preparedness, technology, media interactions, and public health issues. Speakers and exhibitors provide cutting-edge information on subjects such as business continuity planning, school safety, public health preparedness, homeland security, and public information. 


All Hazards Response Conference 2013Go To Event

April 16 - 17 2013/ Dublin, Ireland

Dealing with complex catastrophes Taking specialist skills into disasters: developing, training and qualifying response. 

International participants from such fields as CBRNE, Hazmat, disaster medicine and emergency management, will gather for a two day conference and exhibition to understand how they can broaden their skills and knowledge into other fields. With four one hour long training vignettes, ‘All Hazard Response’ will provide a hands on, learning experience.


Annual North Dakota EMS Rendezvous Conference and TradeshowGo To Event

April 18 - 20, 2013/ Ramkota Hotel and Bismarck Civic Center, Bismarck, ND

Each April NDEMSA hosts the Annual North Dakota EMS Rendezvous Conference and Tradeshow in Bismarck.  The Annual Conference and Tradeshow feature a large vendor hall, entertainment, meetings and an opportunity to obtain up to 24 continuing education credits.  It is one of the top ten statewide EMS conferences in the nation!


Counter Terror Expo 2013Go To Event

April 24 - 25, 2013/ Olympia, London

Counter Terror Expo 2013 is the largest international event to mitigate threats, protect against terrorist attacks & understand current modern day risks, in a secure environment. 

Discover solutions to protect against threats for: Police, Emergency Services, Government, Military, Intelligence & Security Services, Private Sector, Large Scale Sites, Oil & Gas, Cyber, Maritime/Anti-Piracy and Critical National Infrastructure.


2013 Governor's Hurricane ConferenceGo To Event

May 5 - 10, 2013/ Greater Fort Lauderdale Broward County Convention Center, Ft. Lauderdale, FL

Moving Forward In Changing Times


15th Annual New Jersey Emergency Preparedness ConferenceGo To Event

May 6 - 10, 2013/ Tropicana Hotel and Casino Atlantic City, New Jersey

The New Jersey Emergency Preparedness Conference has expanded greatly over the past several years. We have tried to enhance our program to best serve the needs of New Jersey’s Emergency Managers and our private partners in the emergency management community. Our commitment is to present timely and informative, up-to-date preparedness information and training to better prepare Emergency Managers and ultimately the public we serve. The following is a quick overview of some of the opportunities available at the conference. Please review the rest of the site for more detailed information on what is available.


2013 Preparedness, Emergency Response & Recovery Consortium (PERRC)Go To Event

May 08 - 10, 2013/Orlando, Florida

It is the goal of this consortium to bring together the target audience, consisting of healthcare, volunteer and public health emergency management personnel in both the governmental and private sectors to discuss shared practices in mitigation, emergency management and response before, during, and after a disaster. This forum will provide a hands-on, adult learning environment promoting the sharing of ideas and discussion of best practices.

Our vision is to provide an educational opportunity building upon existing knowledge and skills, thus fostering a well-trained alliance of emergency support function responders / receivers to serve their communities, States, Tribes, and the Nation.


FOSE 2013Go To Event

May 14 - 16, 2013/ Walter E. Washington Convention Center, Washington D.C

FOSE is the nation’s premier event for government technology professionals who need tools, resources, and best practices to transition to the cloud, mitigate Cybersecurity threats, and achieve the goals of DGS while managing uncertainty and the critical need to make it all happen on-time and on-budget.


Maryland Emergency Management Association (MEMA) ConferenceGo To Event

May 28 - 31, 2013/ Clarion Fontainebleau, Ocean City, MD

The Maryland Emergency Management Association (MEMA) Conference provides training and promotes the development of public and private partnerships in the planning, preparedness, mitigation and recovery of all types of emergencies.


FIRE 2013: Fire Industry, Rescue, and EMS ExpoGo To Event

June 12-15, 2013/ Turning Stone Resort, Verona, NY

Join your fellow emergency service leaders from across the Northeast for the New York State Association of Fire Chiefs’ 107th Annual Conference and FIRE 2013 expo, the Northeast’s premier emergency services event. Conference Full Term and One Day Ticket pre-registration and on-site registration are available, or get free One Day Tickets for entry to the exhibits from FIRE 2013 exhibitors.


World Conference on Disaster Management (WCDM) 2013Go To Event

June 23 - 26 2013/ Metro Toronto Convention Centre, Toronto, ON

There is no other conference quite like the WCDM. Whether you are in Emergency Management, Business Continuity, Emergency Response, Risk Management, IT Disaster Recovery, Emergency Health, or other related Disaster Management disciplines, this is the ONE conference you can't afford to miss. We provide a unique venue for Disaster Management professionals from around the world to present, network and learn.


120th Annual IACP Conference and Law Enforcement Education and Technology ExpoGo To Event

October 19 - 23, 2013/Pennsylvania Convention Center, Philadelphia PA

Featuring renowned keynote speakers, forums and technical workshops, and the largest exhibit hall of products and services in the law enforcement community, the premier event for law enforcement provides thousands of dedicated professionals from across the country and around the world with an exceptional, concentrated forum for learning, collaborating and experiencing new technology. Join delegates from local, state, county, tribal and federal agencies at the IACP Annual Conference and Expo in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania October 19- 23, 2013, as they address law enforcement’s critical issues, advance their knowledge and careers, and equip their operations for the future.


AFCEA Homeland Security ConferenceGo To Event

February 26 - 28, 2013/Grand Hyatt Washington, Washington DC

The AFCEA Homeland Security Conference is the premier event in the National Capital area to learn about our nation’s most significant homeland security issues. The conference offers an opportunity for you to engage with key Government and Industry leaders on these critical matters.


Seattle Emergency Management Summit 2013Go To Event

May 7, 2013/Seattle, WA

A rallying point for the Seattle area community of first responders, this regional event will gather top leaders in emergency management, public safety and homeland security and provide a forum to share best practices, renew relationships and work on new solutions in WA for both the problems that are anticipated—and those that aren’t.

Whether emergencies are storm-related, man-made or just the day-to-day challenges in large urban and suburban areas, government organizations are expected to have the answers.

The Emergency Management Summits bring together the whole community of public and private-sector leaders to help predict, mitigate and better handle crisis situations in order to save lives and property.


San Francisco Emergency Management Summit 2013Go To Event

April 2, 2013/Hyatt Regency San Francisco, San Francisco, CA

A rallying point for the entire Bay Area community of first responders, this regional event will gather top leaders in emergency management, public safety and homeland security and provide a forum to share best practices, renew relationships and work on new solutions in the Bay Area for both the problems that are anticipated—and those that aren’t.

Whether emergencies are storm-related, man-made or just the day-to-day challenges in large urban and suburban areas, government organizations are expected to have the answers.

The Emergency Management Summits bring together the whole community of public and private-sector leaders to help predict, mitigate and better handle crisis situations in order to save lives and property.


Philadelphia Emergency Management Summit 2013Go To Event

April 23, 2013/Sheraton Philadelphia Downtown Hotel

A rallying point for the entire Philadelphia community of first responders, this regional event will gather top leaders in emergency management, public safety and homeland security and provide a forum to share best practices, renew relationships and work on new solutions in the Philadelphia and the State of Pennsylvania for both the problems that are anticipated—and those that aren’t. 

Whether emergencies are storm-related, man-made or just the day-to-day challenges in large urban and suburban areas, government organizations are expected to have the answers.

The Emergency Management Summits bring together the whole community of public and private-sector leaders to help predict, mitigate and better handle crisis situations in order to save lives and property.


New York Emergency Management Summit 2013Go To Event

May 1, 2013/Hilton New York

A rallying point for the New York community of first responders, this regional event will gather top leaders in emergency management, public safety and homeland security and provide a forum to share best practices, renew relationships and work on new solutions in NY for both the problems that are anticipated—and those that aren’t.

Whether emergencies are storm-related, man-made or just the day-to-day challenges in large urban and suburban areas, government organizations are expected to have the answers.

The Emergency Management Summits bring together the whole community of public and private-sector leaders to help predict, mitigate and better handle crisis situations in order to save lives and property.


2013 Emergency Management SummitsGo To Event

  • June 18, 2013/Chicago, IL
  • June 20, 2013/ Dallas, TX
  • August 6, 2013/New Orleans
  • September 24, 2013/Atlanta, GA
  • October 3, 2013/Los Angeles, CA
  • October 9, 2013/Denver, CO
  • November 19, 2013/Minneapolis, MN
  • December 3, 2013/Miami, FL
  • December 5, 2013/Houston, TX

FBINAA Annual Training and Conference 2013Go To Event

July 27 - 30, 2013/ Rosen Shingle Creek, Orlando FL

The FBI National Academy Associates (FBINAA) is recognized globally among government leaders, law enforcement agencies and our communities as the premier provider of law enforcement expertise, training, education and information.  We are the resource of choice on law enforcement issues and the standard by which all other law enforcement agencies measure their performance.  Our hallmarks are leadership, teamwork and the courage of our members, and our ability to anticipate and effectively respond to global and community law enforcement needs, ensuring the safety of the citizens we serve.


2013 OVFA Annual Training ConferenceGo To Event

June 19 – 22, 2013

Provide Support and Representation for Oregon’s Voluntary Emergency Responders.


NAPO 2013 Annual Conference and Organizing ExpoGo To Event

April 17 - 20, 2013/ Sheraton New Orleans

Discover countless networking opportunities, interactive workshops, top-notch speakers, and the chance to experience the newest products and innovations on the market at the National Association of Professional Organizer's Annual Conference in New Orleans.  


7th Annual Border Security ExpoGo To Event

March 12 - 13, 2013/ Phoenix Convention Center, Phoenix, AZ

Every day, 24/7, law enforcement, customs and immigration professionals, throughout the world, are tasked with protecting their borders. Eagle Eye Expositions understands the enormous burden these brave men and women who serve local, state, federal and international law enforcement agencies undertake. To help support these professionals, we visit with them in the field, and meet with agency leadership. We continuously connect with policy makers and advisors to fully understand the challenges, needs, and mission in a post 9-11 world.


US/Canada Border ConferenceGo To Event

September 12 - 13, 2013/ Cobo Center, Detroit, MI

US/Canada Border Conference is the only major Conference and Expo fully addressing the “Beyond the Border” Declaration between the US and Canada aimed at improving economic competitiveness while advancing border security between the two countries. Tap into billions of dollars being invested by the US and Canadian governments for equipment, products and services over the next several years!


2013 National Hurricane ConferenceGo To Event

March 25 - 28 2013/ Hilton New Orleans Riverside, New Orleans

The primary goal of the National Hurricane Conference is to improve hurricane preparedness, response, recovery and mitigation in order to save lives and property in the United States and the tropical islands of the Caribbean and Pacific. In addition, the conference serves as a national forum for federal, state and local officials to exchange ideas and recommend new policies to improve Emergency Management.


2013 Mid-Year Emergency Management Policy & Leadership ForumGo To Event

March 16 - 21 2013/Washington DC 

Our forums reflect on recent events and disasters to better sustain and enhance preparedness for the future. There is an old expression that "talk is cheap." It may indeed be cheap but, without it, we cannot set a clear course of progress to improve the nation. There will be much talk at our forum and even more opinions. But these are good and healthy characteristics. Our world is not consistent and seldom follows the thirty year average. I think that our nation, our states, and our profession are facing increasing uncertainty and growing variability. Our forum will challenge our assumptions and embrace the complexity of the threats and hazards we face.


2013 National Homeland Security ConferenceGo To Event

June 4 - 7 2013/ Los Angeles, CA

We are pleased to announce for the first time in history, this conference will be hosted in conjunction with the Major Cities Chief Intel Commanders Meeting and the Leaders in Counterterrorism Conference.  This conference promises to be the most dynamic, interactive and multi-discipline focused conference yet. We look forward to taking this annual event to new levels by creating a truly invaluable experience complete with diverse programming topics, world-renowned speakers, relevant off-site tours and unique partnerships.


Hazmat 2013 Annual ConferenceGo To Event

March 7 - 8 2013/ Easwood Hall, Nottingham, UK

Now in its 6th year, the Hazmat conference is an essential opportunity for Hazmat specialists to share experiences and knowledge with like-minded professionals working in the hazmat and chemical incident industry. The conference draws on the knowledge and experience of a range of hazmat professionals and industry leaders, as well as that of NCEC’s own emergency responders and experts. This year Tactical Hazmat have joined the organizing team and will be including their training expertise in the programme.  Tactical Hazmat will be promoting the conference as well as contributing significantly to the programme content. Hazmat 2013 is supported by Media Partner Fire Times.


International HazMat Response Teams Conference 2013Go To Event

June 6 - 9 2013/ Hilton Baltimore, Baltimore, MD

The Hazmat Conference is a four-day event offering hands-on training across a range of essential topics, including:

  • Biothreat response and sample collection
  • Incident management best practices
  • Chemcial and physical properties of hazardous materials
  • Recognizing and responding to commercial explosive incidents

The training offered at the Hazmat Conference provides immediate, practical and valuable information designed to ensure you successfully meet the demands in today's challenging environment.


37th Annual LEIM Conference & Technology ExpositionGo To Event

May 21 - 23 2013/ Fairmont Scottsdale Princess Hotel Scottsdale, AZ

The IACP Law Enforcement Information Management (LEIM) Section provides law enforcement executives, IT managers, and technology specialists with a forum in which to share information, best practices and lessons learned regarding state-of-the-art law enforcement information management, communications and interoperability, technology standards, and information sharing, analysis and fusion. The LEIM Section is comprised of over 1,100 chiefs and information technology professionals from agencies of all sizes, jurisdictions, and geographies. Every state in the US is represented, as are five Canadian provinces and 18 other nations, ranging from Australia to the United Kingdom.


Disaster Forum 2013Go To Event

May 13 - 16 2013/ Banff, Alberta

Every spring, management and emergency preparedness practitioners from across Canada gather in beautiful Banff, Alberta for the annual Disaster Forum. Join them for four days of professional development sessions and social activities – with a distinctively western Canadian flavour.

Your conference organizers have brought together a world-class group of speakers – ranging from experts in preventing and responding to emergencies to seasoned professionals who have been involved in responding to some of the most significant disasters in recent history. 

The roster of speakers will share their insights with managers and emergency preparedness practitioners who are interested in honing their skills in emergency and disaster management and business continuity. Hosted at the internationally recognized Banff Centre, Disaster Forum will also give you the opportunity to expand your network of industry contacts.


Streaming Media West 2013Go To Event

November 19 - 20, 2013/ Hyatt Regency Huntington Beach, Huntington Beach, CA

Streaming Media West covers the entire online video ecosystem from content creation and management, to monetization and distribution

Content owners, viral video creators, online marketers, enterprise corporations, broadcast professionals, ad agencies, educators, and others all come to Streaming Media West to see and hear the latest online video technology but, more importantly, to discuss the business models that are coming of age.


Enterprise Search Summit Fall 2013Go To Event

November 6 - 8 2013/ Renaissance Washington, DC Hotel

Enterprise search remains a gigantic puzzle for many people. Both in IT and in line-of-business departments, the task is to assemble all the pieces to enable real progress. The search function should facilitate knowledge sharing, effective information delivery, customer satisfaction, and business operations improvement. What enterprises need from search is changing. Technologies are changing. Yesterday's answers may not fit today's questions.


Taxonomy Bootcamp 2013Go To Event

November 5 - 6 2013/ Renaissance Washington, DC Hotel

Taxonomy Boot Camp brings together practitioners and experts in taxonomy, vendors who have created tools to help manage your taxonomies, and novices who are starting out in the world of information management.  Two parallel tracks on the first day provide those new to the field with the nuts and bolts they need to get up to speed, and expert practitioners with insights into how other professionals have made their organizations more successful through better use of taxonomies.  On the second day of the Boot Camp, everyone shares in case studies, practical sessions on taxonomy tools and their use, and cutting edge developments in the field.  Don't miss this unique opportunity to learn about tools and techniques you can use to bring your information clouds together, and meet the people who can help you be successful in your efforts.


ISS World Middle East AsiaGo To Event

March 4 - 6 2013/ JW Marriott, Dubai, UAE

ISS World MEA is the world's largest gathering of Middle East and African Law Enforcement, Intelligence and Homeland Security Analysts as well as Telecom Operators responsible for Lawful Interception, Hi-Tech Electronic Investigations and Network Intelligence Gathering. 

ISS World Programs present the methodologies and tools for Law Enforcement, Public Safety and Government Intelligence Communities in the fight against drug trafficking, cyber money laundering, human trafficking, terrorism and other criminal activities conducted over today's telecommunications network and the Internet.


NEDRIX March Conference 2013Go To Event

March 27, 2013/ Liberty Mutual, 20 Riverside Road, Weston, MA 

This one day symposium will focus on Hurricane Sandy case studies, Influenza updates, and more. Please check back often for updated information.


Maritime Security 2013 WestGo To Event

August 26 - 28 2013/ Homeland Security Outlook

Maritime Security 2013 West workshop and exhibition will bring together public and private stakeholders from all levels to discuss, learn and collaborate on strategies and technology use in mitigating security threats posed to the maritime domain.

The workshop sessions are built with a mission to give all participants the actionable knowledge on how to better secure their maritime areas of responsibility by highlighting available resources and best practices. Each topic will be comprehensively addressed with the critical perspectives of those who have implemented successful strategies and technology in their maritime security operations. In addition to the best practices and resources, the program will also highlight new technology and programs currently in research and development that can enhance and or offer new approaches to maritime security.


Maritime Security 2013 EastGo To Event

April 15 - 17 2013/ St. Petersburg, FL

Maritime Security 2013 East workshop and exhibition will bring together public and private stakeholders from all backgrounds to discuss, learn and collaborate on strategies and technologies in mitigating security threats posed to the maritime domain. 

Workshop sessions are designed to give all participants knowledge on how to better secure their maritime areas of responsibility, mainly by highlighting available resources and best practices. Each topic will be comprehensively addressed with critical perspectives of those who have implemented successful strategies and technologies in their maritime security operations. In addition to the best practices and resources, the program will also showcase future technologies and programs that can enhance and/or offer new approaches to enhance maritime security.


MAST Europe 2013Go To Event

June 4 - 6 2013/ Amber Expo, Gdansk, Poland

MAST boasts an unmatched, diverse global profile of participants, and – over three days of discussion, discovery and debate – delivers “real solutions to real-world problems” (Richard Scott, Jane’s Naval Consultant).

Impressive line-ups of keynote speakers deliver ‘views from the top’, setting the themes for “MAST week”. Plenary speakers offer debate on another key topical/regional issues. Within the framework this creates, parallel technical sessions are populated with speakers with world-leading credentials in their specialist fields – many appear at other conferences as their keynote speakers!


CPM 2013 Conferece and Expo [East]Go To Event

May 13 - 15 2013/ Walter E Washington Convention Center, Washington DC

CPM East is the market leading forum for those responsible for preparing and planning for emergencies and disruptions of operations including response and recovery, and delivers education and resources that enable the federal, state and local governments in concert with the private sector, to engage effectively in a national approach to prevention, mitigation, and response.


CPM 2013 Conference and Expo [West]Go To Event

November 18 - 21 2013/ Gaylord Texan Resort, Dallas, TX

The comprehensive Free Expo features resources and solutions addressing the issues of COOP, contingency planning and business continuity by providing solutions that support both government and private industry, as they maintain critical infrastructure and services, in the face of dangers presented by weather, terrorism and other challenges.


Emergency Public Health and Disasters ConferenceGo To Event

May 19 - 22 2013/ Torrance Marriott South Bay, 3635 Fashion Way, Torrance, CA 

The public health consequences of natural and intentional disasters cut across many substantive areas. This unique multidisciplinary conference will bring together academicians, researchers, practitioners, and policy-makers from public health, mental health, community disaster preparedness and response, social sciences, government, media, and non-governmental organizations.


2013 Great Lakes Homeland Security Training Conference & ExpoGo To Event

April 30 - May 2 2013/ DeVos Place Grand Rapids, Michigan

The 2013 Great Lakes Homeland Security Training Conference & Expo is expected to bring together nearly 1,300 attendees from all levels of government and the private sector, including the disciplines of emergency management, homeland security, law enforcement, fire, emergency medical services, public health and healthcare, and education.

Focusing on "Pride in Service," this year's conference pays tribute to the dedicated work of homeland security professionals and the important role all of us play in protecting our communities against all threats and hazards.  The conference is sponsored by the Michigan State Police, Emergency Management and Homeland Security Division in partnership with the Michigan Department of Community Health, Office of Public Health Preparedness.


2013 National Sports Safety and Security Conference and ExhibitionGo To Event

July 16 - 18 2013/ Orlando, FL

The conference will focus solely on the sports safety and security industry, emphasizing the need to share global knowledge and perspectives. The gathering of top professionals in the field will provide an environment dedicated to security/safety technologies, products, services, and education for safeguarding the assets and spectators we are charged to protect.