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					                                                      2009 Homeland Security S&T Stakeholders Conference East
                                                               “Science and Technology Change Everything”
                                                       Presented by NDIA with subject matter support from the Science & Technology Directorate, U.S. Department of Homeland Security
                                                                                 “All session times, topics, and speakers subject to change”

 Monday
 May 18,
  2009
                                                            Pre-Conference Training & Familiarization Workshop
   Time         Event Title (Location)

 7:00a-5:00p    On-Site Conference Registration

 9:00a-4:00p    Exhibit Hall move-in & set-up

 8:00a-6:00p    Pre-Conference Training & Familiarization Sessions
                          Training Workshop Track 1              Training Workshop Track 2                        Training Workshop Track 3                         Training Workshop Track 4                       Training Workshop Track 5
                                 Polaris Room                       Hemisphere B Room                                Hemisphere A Room                                 Oceanic A&B Room                                 Meridian C Room
                           Training Session 1                    Training Session 2                               Training Session 3                                Training Session 4                               Training Session 5
                        Doing Business with DHS S&T                                                                  Business Intelligence                             Business Intelligence                          S&T Division Spotlight
                                                                    Business Intelligence

                                                                                                             All Hazards Approach to                       Modeling & Simulation Tutorial
                  Overview: Doing Business with        Getting Your Message Heard in a                                                                                                                                 TechSolutions:
                           DHS S&T                                                                           Emergency Management,                                                                                      Solutions for
                                                         Changing Media Landscape                          Utilizing LARCOPP and Real-                   Dr. Charles W. Hutchings
                                                                                                                                                         Deputy Director,                                             First Responders
                Ms. Soraya Correa, Director
                                                                                                                  Time Information                       Modeling & Simulation
                                                      Mr. Chris Battle
                Office of Procurement Operations                                                                                                         T&E and Standards Division                       Mr. Phil Waters
 8:00a-8:45a                                          The Adfero Group
                Department of Homeland Security                                                                                                          S&T Directorate, DHS                             First Responder Technologies
                                                                                                        Mr. Wayne Tolosa
                                                                                                                                                                                                          S&T Directorate, DHS
                                                                                                        President & CEO
                                                                                                        Future Concepts




                          Training Workshop Track 1              Training Workshop Track 2                        Training Workshop Track 3                         Training Workshop Track 4                       Training Workshop Track 5
                                 Polaris Room                       Hemisphere B Room                                Hemisphere A Room                                 Oceanic A&B Room                                 Meridian C Room
                           Training Session 6                    Training Session 7                               Training Session 8                                Training Session 9                              Training Session 10
                        Doing Business with DHS S&T                 Business Intelligence                            Business Intelligence                                S&T Partners:                                Technology Showcase

                                                               Climbing Capitol Hill:                                                                                   iCAV:
                Small and Disadvantaged Business                                                              Concept to Production:                                                                          Safety & Security on Transit
                                                             Why Even Small Businesses                                                                      Comprehensive Situational and
                          Opportunities                                                                    Rapid Prototype Development                                                                                  Systems
                                                              Should Have a Presence                                                                        Strategic Awareness Across the
                                                               in Washington, D.C.                                                                           Nation and Around the Globe
                Ms. Patricia Wyatt                                                                      Mr. David Siviter                                                                                 Ms. Vicki Vey Looney
                Small Business Specialist                                                               Vice President
 9:00a-9:45a                                                                                                                                                                                              GM & VP for Business Development
                Office of Procurement Operations                                                        Engineering Research & Development               Ms. Jennifer McCarron
                                                      Mr. Leo Giacometto                                                                                                                                  Visual Defence-USA, Inc.
                Department of Homeland Security                                                         H.E.A.T. Inc.                                    Deputy Branch Chief
                                                      GAGE International                                                                                 Infrastructure Visualization Branch
                Ms. Faye Jones                                                                                                                           Infrastructure Information Collection Division
                Small Business Specialist                                                                                                                Office of Infrastructure Protection
                Office of Procurement Operations                                                                                                         U.S. Department of Homeland Security
                Department of Homeland Security




                          Training Workshop Track 1              Training Workshop Track 2                        Training Workshop Track 3                         Training Workshop Track 4                       Training Workshop Track 5
                                 Polaris Room                       Hemisphere B Room                                Hemisphere A Room                                 Oceanic A&B Room                                Meridian D&E Room
                          Training Session 11                    Training Session 12                              Training Session 13                               Training Session 14                             Training Session 15
                        Doing Business with DHS S&T                 Business Intelligence                            Business Intelligence                           S&T Division Spotlight                           Organization Spotlight:

                                                       Things to Remember when Doing                    Navigating the Maze of Standards                      Human Factors/Behavioral                       Homeland Security High: The
                   Current Science & Technology
                                                                  Business in                                 & Best Practices in                                Sciences Division                           Delaware Academy for Public
                      Business Opportunities
                                                            (h)omeland (s)ecurity                            Communications and                                                                                  Safety and Security
                Mr. David L. Winters                                                                            Interoperability
                Director, S&T Acquisition Division                                                                                                       Dr. Sharla Rausch, Director
10:00a-10:45a                                         Mr. Richard B. Cooper                                                                              Human Factors/Behavioral Sciences Division       Mr. Thomas L. Little
                Office of Procurement Operations
                Department of Homeland Security       Principal, Catalyst Partners, LLC                 Mr. Dean Franks                                  S&T Directorate, DHS                             Chairman of the Board
                                                                                                        Solomon Technology Solutions                                                                      DAPSS
                                                      Dr. David McWhorter
                                                      Principal, Catalyst Partners, LLC




                          Training Workshop Track 1              Training Workshop Track 2                        Training Workshop Track 3                         Training Workshop Track 4                       Training Workshop Track 5
                                 Polaris Room                       Hemisphere B Room                                Hemisphere A Room                                 Oceanic A&B Room                                 Meridian C Room
                          Training Session 16                    Training Session 17                              Training Session 18                               Training Session 19                             Training Session 20
                        Doing Business with DHS S&T                 Business Intelligence                               S&T Partners:                                S&T Division Spotlight:
                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Organization Spotlight:

                         Intellectual Property        A Hiring System that Brings In Top                 Federal Bureau of Investigation
                                                                                                                                                                      Chemical and                                        SIGMA:
                            Considerations            Talent for Small Business Owners                   Science and Technology Branch
                                                                                                                                                                    Biological Security                             Science Fiction in the
                                                                                                                                                                         Division                                     National Interest
                Mr. Robert Webb                       Mr. Bob Shannon, Founder                          Mr. Marcus Thomas
                Attorney, Office of General Counsel   First and Main Business Advisor                   Assistant Director,
11:00a-11:45a   S&T Directorate, DHS                                                                    Operational Technology Division                                                                   Dr. Arlan Andrews
                                                                                                        Science and Technology Branch                                                                     Dr. Catherine Asaro
                                                                                                        Federal Bureau of Investigation                                                                   Mr. Greg Bear
                                                                                                                                                                                                          Dr. Charles E. Gannon
                                                                                                                                                                                                          Mr. John G. Hemry
                                                                                                                                                                                                          Mr. Yoji Kondo
                                                                                                                                                                                                          Mr. Ed Lerner
                                                                                                                                                                                                          Mr. Tom Ligon
                                                                                                                                                                                                          Mr. Tom Purdom
                                                                                                                                                                                                          Mr. Bud Sparhawk
                                                                                                                                                                                                          Mr. Michael Swanwick




11:45a-1:00p    Lunch on own in Ronald Reagan Center Food Court (no host)

                          Training Workshop Track 1              Training Workshop Track 2                        Training Workshop Track 3                         Training Workshop Track 4                       Training Workshop Track 5
                                 Polaris Room                       Hemisphere B Room                                Hemisphere A Room                                 Oceanic A&B Room                                 Meridian C Room
                          Training Session 21                    Training Session 22                              Training Session 23                               Training Session 24                             Training Session 25
                        Doing Business with DHS S&T                 Business Intelligence                            Technology Showcase                             S&T Division Spotlight                           Organization Spotlight:

                      The SECURE Program:                  Doing Business with the U.S.                 Tricaster: A new approach to live                        Director of Research:
                                                                                                                                                                                                          The 1 st Responder Outreach Center
                     "Win-Win" Public-Private                     Government                             television for crisis or natural                   Basic Research Directorate and                at SPAWAR Systems Center Pacific
                           Partnerships                                                                              disasters                                    Portfolio Overview
                                                      Ms. Laura Kilpatrick
                                                                                                                                                                                                          Ms. Sandi F. Lehan
                                                      Research Analyst                                  Mr. Philip Nelson
                Mr. Tom Cellucci                                                                                                                         Mr. Rolf A. Dietrich                             Homeland Security/Force Protection
                                                      McKenna Long & Aldridge LLP                       Senior Vice President,
                Chief Commercialization Officer                                                                                                          Deputy Director of Research                      1st Responder Liaison
 1:00p-1:45p                                                                                            Strategic Development                                                                             SPAWAR System Center Pacific
                Department of Homeland Security                                                                                                          S&T Directorate, DHS
                                                                                                        NewTek
                             Training Workshop Track 1               Training Workshop Track 2               Training Workshop Track 3                   Training Workshop Track 4                        Training Workshop Track 5
                                    Polaris Room                        Hemisphere B Room                       Hemisphere A Room                           Oceanic A&B Room                                  Meridian C Room
                             Training Session 26                     Training Session 27                     Training Session 28                         Training Session 29                              Training Session 30

                           Doing Business with DHS S&T                  Business Intelligence                    Business Intelligence                          S&T Partners:                               Organization Spotlight:

                                                                                                    Using Automated Tools to Manage                                                                    Faith Based Center for
                                     SBIR                          Speaking the Language                                                          National Maritime Awareness                        Preparedness and Resiliency
                                                                                                    Your Cost-Schedule-Performance
                                    Tutorial                          of Government:                                                               Technology Subcommittee
                                                                                                     to be Competitive in the Federal
                                                             How Professional PR & Marketing                  Marketplace                                                                       Mr. Peter T. Conner
                    Ms. Lisa Sobolewski                        Can Help You Connect with                                                       Mr. George "Guy" Thomas                          Principal, The Spectrum Group
 2:00p-2:45p        SBIR Director                                                                                                              Science & Technology Advisor
                    S&T Directorate, DHS                            the Public Sector               Mr. Ron Diaz                               Global Maritime Awareness
                                                                                                    Solutions Consultant, PRICE Systems, LLC   National Office of Global Maritime Situational
                                                           Ms. Dawn Onley                                                                      Awareness (OGMSA)
                                                           Spire Communications                     Mr. Mark Infanti                           U.S. Coast Guard
                                                                                                    Senior Systems Engineer, Deltek




                             Training Workshop Track 1               Training Workshop Track 2               Training Workshop Track 3                   Training Workshop Track 4                        Training Workshop Track 5
                                    Polaris Room                        Hemisphere B Room                       Hemisphere A Room                           Oceanic A&B Room                                  Meridian C Room
                             Training Session 31                     Training Session 32                     Training Session 33                         Training Session 34                              Training Session 35
                           Doing Business with DHS S&T                  Business Intelligence                      S&T Partners:                                S&T Partners:                                Business Intelligence:

                               The SAFETY Act               The American Security Challenge           Homeland Security Studies and                        U.S. Coast Guard                      Navigating Emerging Markets for
                                                                                                           Analysis Institute                              Innovation Team                         Investors and Entrepreneurs
                                                           Mr. Roger London
                    Ms. Sylvia Cabrera
                                                           Program Director of Innovation,
                                                                                                               (HSSAI)
                    Office of SAFETY Act Implementation                                                                                        CAPT Chris Calhoun, USCG                         Ms. Tami L. Fratis
                    S&T Directorate, DHS                   Chesapeake Crescent Leadership Council
                                                                                                    Dr. Phil Anderson                          U.S. Coast Guard Innovation Team                 Investment Professional
 3:00p-3:45p                                               Washington DC
                                                                                                    Director, HSSAI                            Office of Performance Management                 Phoenician Ventures LLC
                                                                                                                                               and Decision Support
                                                                                                                                               U.S. Coast Guard




                             Training Workshop Track 1               Training Workshop Track 2               Training Workshop Track 3                   Training Workshop Track 4                        Training Workshop Track 5
                                    Polaris Room                        Hemisphere B Room                       Hemisphere A Room                           Oceanic A&B Room                                  Meridian C Room
                             Training Session 36                     Training Session 37                        Training Session 38                      Training Session 39                              Training Session 40
                           Doing Business with DHS S&T                  Business Intelligence                      S&T Partners:                                S&T Partners:                               Organization Spotlight:

                          T&E and Standards for              Beyond the Box: Innovation and               Systems Engineering and                                                                   International Association of
                                                                                                                                                       U.S. Coast Guard
                        First Responder Equipment                 Homeland Security                        Development Institute                                                                   Emergency Managers (IAEM)
                                                                                                                                                Research & Development Center
                                                                                                                  (SEDI)
                    Mr. Philip Mattson
                                                           Mr. Rob Housman                                                                                                                      Ms. Kathleen Henning, MA, CEM
                    Program Manager                                                                 Ms. Barbara Toohill                        CAPT Matthew Sisson, USCG
                    T&E and Standards Division             Bookhill Partners                        Deputy Director, SEDI                      Commanding Officer                               President Region 3 IAEM
                    S&T Directorate, DHS                                                                                                       U.S. Coast Guard
 4:00p-4:45p                                                                                                                                   Research & Development Center




     4:45p          End of Pre-Conference Training Workshop



  Tuesday
  May 19,
                                                                     2009 Homeland Security S&T Stakeholders Conference East
   2009                                                                                              Day 1 - Morning Session
     Time            Event Title (Location)

  7:00a-5:00p        On-Site Conference Registration & Information
  7:00a-8:00a        Continental Breakfast
  9:00a-6:00p        Exhibit Hall Open

 9:00a-12:00p        “View Exhibits Only” admission to Exhibit Hall

                     Innovation Gateway Marketplace Networking
  9:00a-4:00p
                     (By appointment only – abstract submittal in advance required)
(In parallel with
other activities)    SAFETY Act Pre-Application Consulting
                     (By appointment only in SAFETY Act Booth)

  8:00a-8:15a        Audience Surveys and Voting Training

                     Opening Ceremony
  8:15a-8:20a        Conference Overview & General Info
                     Maj. Gen. Barry Bates, USA (Ret.), Vice President for Operations , NDIA


  8:20a-8:25a
                     Conference Host Welcome
                     Mr. Greg Bear


  8:25a-8:30a        Opening Remarks
                     Mr. Brad Buswell, Deputy Under Secretary for Science and Technology, DHS


  8:30a-9:00a
                     Keynote Speaker: Building on the DHS science and technology portfolio
                     The Honorable Janet Napolitano, Secretary of the U.S. Department of Homeland Security (invited)

   9:00a-9:30        Science and Technology Change Everything
                     Mr. Brad Buswell, Deputy Under Secretary for Science & Technology, S&T Directorate, DHS

 9:30a-10:00a        Networking Coffee Break

                     Science & Technology Change Everything: DHS S&T Customer Panel (Amphitheatre)
                     Mr. Brad Buswell, Deputy Under Secretary for Science & Technology, S&T Directorate, DHS
                     Mr. Richard Kikla, Director of Transition, S&T Directorate, DHS
                     Panelists:
                     Mr. Jayson Ahern, Commissioner (acting), United States Customs and Border Protection, DHS (invited)
                    Mr. Michael Tangora, Deputy CAO and Director of Acquisition Services, United States Coast Guard (confirmed)
 10:00a-11-45a      Mr. Rendell Jones, Deputy Director (Acting), United States Citizenship and Immigration Services, DHS (confirmed)
                    Mr. Robin Kane, Assistant Administrator for Operational Performance Technology (Acting), Transportation Security Administration, DHS (confirmed)
                    Mr. Paul Morrissey, Assistant Director for Protective Research, United States Secret Service (confirmed)
                    Mr. Luke McCormack, Chief Information Officer, United States Immigration and Customs Enforcement, DHS (confirmed)
                    Mr. Peter.Fonash, Chief Technology Officer, National Protection & Programs Directorate, DHS (confirmed)
                    Ms. Nancy Ward, Administrator (acting), Federal Emergency Management Agency, DHS (invited)
                    Mr. Robert Hooks, Deputy Assistant Secretary for Biodefense & WMD, Office of Health Affairs, DHS (confirmed)


 11:45a-12-30p
                    Keynote Speaker: Building a Culture of Preparedness
                    Lieutenant General Russel L. Honoré, USA (Ret.)

 12:30p-2:00p       Networking Lunch in Atrium; Coffee and Dessert in Exhibit Hall


  Tuesday
  May 19,
                                                                               2009 Homeland Security S&T Stakeholders Conference East
   2009                                                                                                          Day 1 - Afternoon Session
    Time            Event Title (Location)

2:00p-4:30p         “View Exhibits Only” admission to Exhibit Hall

                                                                                                             Science & Technology Breakout Sessions
                                     S&T Track 1                                    S&T Track 2                                 S&T Track 3                                S&T Track 4                              S&T Track 5
                                     Polaris Room                                 Hemisphere B Room                           Hemisphere A Room                         Oceanic A&B Room                           Meridian C Room

                                 Capstone IPTs:                                   Capstone IPTs:                              Capstone IPTs:                            Capstone IPTs:                           Capstone IPTs:

                        Transportation Security                                 Border Security                           Chem/Bio Defense                            Cyber Security                          First Responders
  2:15p-3:00p
                    Mr. Jim Tuttle, Director                          Ms. Anh Duong, Director                    Dr. Elizabeth George, Director            Dr. David Boyd, Director                 Mr. Randy Zeller
                    Explosives Division                               Borders & Maritime Security Division       Chemical & Biological Security Division   Command, Control, and Interoperability   Director, Interagency & First Responders
                    S&T Directorate, DHS                              S&T Directorate, DHS                       S&T Directorate, DHS                      Division                                 Programs Division
                                                                                                                                                           S&T Directorate, DHS                     S&T Directorate, DHS




3:00p-3:15p
                                     S&T Track 1                                    S&T Track 2                                 S&T Track 3                                S&T Track 4                              S&T Track 5
                                     Polaris Room                                 Hemisphere B Room                           Hemisphere A Room                         Oceanic A&B Room                           Meridian C Room

                                 Capstone IPTs:                                   Capstone IPTs:                              Capstone IPTs:                            Capstone IPTs:                               IAD:
                                                                                                                                                                                                           State, Local, Territorial
                              People Screening                                Maritime Security                                                                Information Sharing &                        and Tribal Initiatives
                                                                                                                    Infrastructure Protection
                                                                      Ms. Anh Duong, Director
                                                                                                                                                                    Management
                    Dr. Sharla Rausch, Director                                                                                                                                                     Mr. Randy Zeller
                                                                      Borders & Maritime Security Division       Mr. Chris Doyle, Director                                                          Director, Interagency & First Responders
                    Human Factors/Behavioral Sciences Division        S&T Directorate, DHS
3:15p-4:00p                                                                                                      Infrastructure and Geophysical Division   Dr. David Boyd, Director                 Programs Division
                    S&T Directorate, DHS                                                                                                                   Command, Control, and Interoperability
                                                                                                                 S&T Directorate, DHS                                                               S&T Directorate, DHS
                                                                                                                                                           Division
                    Ms. Kathleen Kraninger                                                                                                                 S&T Directorate, DHS
                    Deputy Assistant Secretary for Policy
                    Screening Coordination Office, DHS

                    Mr. Andrew Cox
                    Branch Chief, Strategy, Design, and Innovation,
                    Transportation Security Administration, DHS


4:00p-4:15p
                                     S&T Track 1                                    S&T Track 2                                 S&T Track 3                                S&T Track 4                              S&T Track 5
                                     Polaris Room                                 Hemisphere B Room                           Hemisphere A Room                         Oceanic A&B Room                           Meridian C Room

                                 Capstone IPTs:                                   Capstone IPTs:                              Capstone IPTs:                            Capstone IPTs:                DHS S&T University Programs
                                                                                                                                                                                                         is Open for Business –
                                 Counter IED                                    Cargo Security                         Incident Management                           Interoperability                  A Dialog with Stakeholders
4:15p-5:00p
                    Mr. Jim Tuttle, Director                                                                     Mr. Chris Doyle, Director                 Dr. David Boyd, Director                 Ms. Stephanie Willett
                                                                      Ms. Anh Duong, Director
                    Explosives Division                                                                          Infrastructure and Geophysical Division   Command, Control, and Interoperability   Program Analyst
                                                                      Borders & Maritime Security Division
                    S&T Directorate, DHS                                                                         S&T Directorate, DHS                      Division
                                                                      S&T Directorate, DHS                                                                                                          Office of University Programs
                                                                                                                                                           S&T Directorate, DHS
                                                                                                                                                                                                    S&T Directorate, DHS
                    Dr. Ruth Doherty
                    Program Executive Officer for Counter-IED
                    S&T Directorate, DHS



     4:30p          “View Exhibits Only” admission to Exhibit Hall ends
  4:45p-6:00p       Reception in Exhibit Hall

     6:00p          Exhibit Hall Closes



Wednesday,
 May 20,
                                                                               2009 Homeland Security S&T Stakeholders Conference East
  2009                                                                                                            Day 2 - Morning Session
     Time           Event Title (Location)

  8:00a-5:00p       On-Site Conference Registration & Information
  7:00a-8:00a       Continental Breakfast
  9:00a-6:00p       Exhibit Hall Open

 9:00a-12:00p       “View Exhibits Only” admission to Exhibit Hall

                    Innovation Gateway Marketplace Networking
  9:00a-4:00p
                    (By appointment only – abstract submittal in advance required)
(In parallel with
other activities)   SAFETY Act Pre-Application Consulting
                    (By appointment only in SAFETY Act Booth)


  8:00a-8:05a       Conference Host Remarks
                    Mr. Greg Bear


  8:05a-8:15a       Science and Technology Change Everything: Remarks
                    Mr. Brad Buswell, Deputy Under Secretary for Science & Technology, DHS


  8:15a-9:30a       Keynote: So You Wanted Total Interoperability
                    Detective Chief Superintendent Michael Hallowes, Head of Strategic Operations, National Policing Improvement Agency, United Kingdom

 9:30a-10:00a       Networking Coffee Break

10:00a-10:30a       Science and Technology Change Everything: Basic Research for Homeland Security
                    Dr. Starnes Walker, Director of Research, S&T Directorate, DHS
 10:30a-11:00a   Science and Technology Change Everything: SECURE and new private sector initiatives
                 Mr. Tom Cellucci, Chief Commercialization Officer, DHS

                 Science and Technology Change Everything: DHS Science & Technology Directorate Engagement with First Responders
                 Mr. Randy Zeller, Director, Interagency & First Responders Programs Division, S&T Directorate, DHS
                 Panelists:
 11:00a-12:00p   Mr. Erik S. Gaull, CEM, CPP, Master Firefighter/Paramedic, Cabin John Park Volunteer Fire Department, Montgomery County (MD) Fire-Rescue Service
                 Mr. Peter Maybe, Vice President, National Native American Law Enforcement Association (NNALEA)
                 Chief Edward P. Plaugher (Ret), Director of National Programs - International Association of Fire Chiefs (IAFC)
                 Dr. Bruce G. Taylor, Director of Research - Police Executive Research Forum (PERF)

 12:00p-2:00p    Networking Lunch in Atrium; Coffee and Dessert in Exhibit Hall

Wednesday                                                     2009 Homeland Security S&T Stakeholders Conference East
 May 20
  2009                                                                                       Day 2 - Afternoon Session
    Time         Event Title (Location)

2:00p-4:30p      “View Exhibits Only” admission to Exhibit Hall

                 Science and Technology Change Everything: Innovation at DHS S&T
2:00p-4:30p      Dr. Roger McGinnis, Director, Homeland Security Advanced Research Projects Agency (HSARPA); Director of Innovation, S&T Directorate, DHS
                 Mr. Stephen Dennis, Technical Director, Homeland Security Advanced Research Projects Agency (HSARPA)

     4:30p       “View Exhibits Only” admission to Exhibit Hall ends
  4:45p-6:00p    Reception in Exhibit Hall

     6:00p       Exhibit Hall Closes


 Thursday
 May 21,
                                                              2009 Homeland Security S&T Stakeholders Conference East
   2009                                                                                       Day 3 - Morning Session
    Time         Event Title (Location)

 7:00a-12:00p    On-Site Conference Registration & Information
 7:00a-8:00a     Continental Breakfast

 9:00a-5:00p     Exhibit Hall Closed -- exhibitor move-out

 8:00a-8:05a     Conference Host Remarks
                 Mr. Greg Bear


 8:05a-8:10a     Introduction of Keynote Speakers
                 Mr. Brad Buswell, Deputy Under Secretary for Science & Technology, DHS

 8:10a-9:10a     Keynote Speaker TBA

                 Science and Technology Change Everything: The View from Capitol Hill
                 Mr. Brad Buswell, Deputy Under Secretary for Science & Technology, DHS
                 Panelists:
 9:10a-10:10a    Mr. James McGee, Professional Staff Member, Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs, United States Senate (invited)
                 Dr. Christopher Beck, Professional Staff Member, Committee on Homeland Security, United States House of Representatives (invited)
                 Ms. Ellen Carlin, Professional Staff Member, Committee on Homeland Security, United States House of Representatives (invited)
                 Mr. Dan Byers, Professional Staff Member, Committee on Science & Technology, United States House of Representatives (invited)

10:10a-10:40a    Networking Coffee Break

                 Science and Technology Change Everything: 2010 S&T Budget, and DHS S&T Leadership Q&A
                 Mr. Brad Buswell, Deputy Under Secretary for Science & Technology, DHS
                 Dr. Starnes Walker, Director of Research, S&T Directorate, DHS
                 Dr. Roger McGinnis, Director , Homeland Security Advanced Research Projects Agency, S&T Directorate, DHS
                 Mr. Richard Kikla, Director of Transition, S&T Directorate, DHS
                 Mr. Tom Cellucci, Chief Commercialization Officer, DHS
                 Mr. Jim Tuttle, Director, Explosives Division, S&T Directorate, DHS
                 Dr. Elizabeth George, Director, Chemical & Biological Security Division, S&T Directorate, DHS
                 Ms Anh Duong, Director, Borders & Maritime Security Division, S&T Directorate, DHS
                 Dr. David Boyd, Director, Command, Control, and Interoperability Division, S&T Directorate, DHS
10:40a-12:00a    Dr. Sharla Rausch, Director, Human Factors/Behavioral Sciences Division, S&T Directorate, DHS
                 Mr. Chris Doyle, Director of the Infrastructure and Geophysical Division, S&T Directorate, DHS
                 Ms. Lil Ramirez, Director of International Relations, S&T Directorate, DHS
                 Mr. Jose Vazquez, Director of First Responder Technologies, S&T Directorate, DHS
                 Dr. Ruth M. Doherty, Program Executive Officer, Counter-IED, S&T Directorate, DHS
                 Dr. Matt Clark, Director of University Programs, S&T Directorate, DHS
                 Mr. Spanky Kirsch, Director, Special Programs, S&T Directorate, DHS
                 Mr. Ervin Kapos, Director, Operations Analysis, S&T Directorate, DHS
                 Mr. Gary Carter, Director, DHS Test and Evaluation and Standards Division, S&T Directorate, DHS
                 Mr. Jamie Johnson, Director, Office of National Laboratories, S&T Directorate, DHS
                 Ms. Linda Vasta, Director, West Coast Operations, Interagency & First Responders Programs Division, S&T Directorate, DHS

                 Announcements, Closing Remarks & Recognition
12:00a-12:15p    Mr. Greg Bear
                 Mr. Brad Buswell, Deputy Under Secretary for Science & Technology, DHS
                 Professor Bengt Sundelius, Head, Department of Security and Strategy, National Defence College, Sweden

    12:15p.      Conference Sessions End

 12:15p-5:00p    Post-Conference Activities