Homeland Security: The National Challenge
Wednesday, October 16 Background, Missions, and Future Considerations
Introduction: 9:00a.m. – 9:15a.m. Vince Patton/Fred Rainbow
Session One: 9:15a.m. – 10:45a.m. – The Homeland Security Enterprise: Strategic Overview, Part I –
Jim Flyzik President of The Flyzik Group (confirmed)
Break: 10:45a.m. – 11:00a.m.
Session Two: 11:00a.m. – 12:15p.m. – The Homeland Security Enterprise: Strategic Overview, Part II –
Patrick Forrest, Assistant Director of the Institute for Crisis, Disaster, and Risk Management at George Washington University's School of Engineering and Director of Homeland Security Programs at American Military University (confirmed)
Key Definitions & Governing Documents – Authority
Break: 12:15a.m. – 12:30p.m.
Session Three: 12:30p.m. – 1:45p.m. – Brownbag Networking Lunch.– Patrick Forrest (confirmed)
Session Four (Part I): 1:45p.m. – 2:45p.m. – Homeland Security Legislative Update – Andrew Weiss Vice President for Policy, Planning & Preparedness at Aveshka, Inc (confirmed)
Break: 2:45a.m. – 3:00p.m.
Session Four (Part II)
3:00p.m. – 4:30p.m. Anatomy of an Evolving Enterprise - The Honorable Kenneth P. Rapuano, Director of Advanced Systems and Policy at the MITRE Corporation (confirmed)
Thursday October 17th Operations, Components, and the Homeland Security Community
Session One: 9:00a.m. – 10:30a.m. – Emergency Management Capability Portfolio – RADM Mary Landry, USCG, (Retried), Director of Incident Management and Preparedness at Coast Guard Headquarters (invited)
Anatomy of National Response & Preparedness
Optimizing for a Wide and Diverse Range of Mission Outcomes
Integrating Key Functions, Unifying the Enterprise
Break: 10:30a.m. – 10:45a.m.
Session Two: 10:45a.m. – 12:15p.m. Managing Risk in Homeland Security, Dr. Greg Shaw, Associate Professor of Engineering Management and Systems Engineering and Co-Director of the Institute for Crisis, Disaster and Risk Management (invited)
How do we assess and manage risk?
Ensuring Resilience to Disasters
Session Three: 12:15p.m. – 1:30p.m. – Featured Luncheon Speaker – Admiral Thad Allen, USCG, (Retired), Executive Vice President Booz, Allen, Hamilton (confirmed)
Break: 1:30p.m. – 1:45p.m. Break
Session Four (Part I): 1:45p.m. – 2:45p.m. – DHS Acquisition & Resources – Dr. Cedric Sims, Partner in Evermay Consulting Group, Inc. (invited)
Functional Integration Business Model and Management Integration
Integrated Investment Lifecycle Model
DHS Acquisition: The Evolution from Past, Present, and to the Future
Managing and Balancing Resources in a Declining Budget Environment
Challenges and Gaps
Break: 2:45p.m. – 3:00p.m.
Session Four (Part II)
3:00p.m. – 4:30p.m. Continued, DHS Acquisition & Resources – Dr. Cedric Sims, Partner in Evermay Consulting Group, Inc. (invited)