National Security Workshop: Tuesday, April 15

March 20, 2014

Learn the many ways GIS and geospatial intelligence are used throughout the public safety and emergency management communities by attending the National Security Workshop at the GEOINT 2013* Symposium on Tuesday, April 15 from 1:30 to 5 p.m. at the Tampa Marriott Waterside Hotel.

The National Security Workshop will outline how GEOINT enables critical infrastructure protection and shared situational awareness for multi-agency national security missions, including how government, first responders, and the private sector can benefit from geospatial applications.

Agenda (Subject to change; Please check the Public Safety webpage for updates on this workshop.)

• 1330-1340 – Welcome & Introduction: Maj. Gen. William N. Reddel III, Adjutant General, New Hampshire

• 1340-1410 – Keynote: “Geospatial Transformation” by Jack Dangermond, President, Esri

• 1410-1440 – Demo: “Virtual Port, the Port of Long Beach” by Ed Carubis, Esri & Carl Walter, Esri

• 1440-1500 –"Securing the Super Bowl" by Capt. Steve Pollackov, Commanding Officer, GIS Unit, Fire Department City of New York

• 1500-1520 – “Tampa RNC 2012—Benefits of Common Geo Foundation Data” by Dr. Robert Austin, Manager, Enterprise Applications Integration, City of Tampa

• 1520-1545 – Networking Break

• 1545-1610 – “The Exemplar City” by City of Huntsville Mayor Tommy Battle

• 1610-1630 – “Geospatial Policy for Firefighter Safety” by E. Thomas Hicks IV, Chief Programs Officer and Assistant Executive Director, International Association of Fire Chiefs

• 1630-1700 – “DHS, Geo Information Infrastructure & HIFLD” by David Alexander, Director of the Geospatial Management Office, Department of Homeland Security

The workshop will conclude with an open panel discussion and audience participation.

Please note you must be registered for the GEOINT Symposium and RSVP to attend this workshop. There is no additional cost for those with Full Symposium registration or a One-Day Expo-Only Pass for Tuesday, April 15. To add this workshop to an existing registration, please login and modify your record.

This event and the entire GEOINT Symposium is Free for Government Personnel, Active Duty Military, Police, Fire, and First Responders. Register Now!