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October 24-27, 2018 | Washington, D.C

Homeland Security Media Center

Homeland Security Week 2017 Agenda

The 12th Annual Homeland Security Week is proud to announce that it is returning this October 24-27, 2017 in Washington, D.C.. We will bring together top homeland security leaders from government, industry and academia alike to take a deep dive into current challenges and future requirements necessary for numerous government agencies responsible... Read More

Exclusive Content

7 Outlets of FY17 DHS Cyber Funding

This FY17 budget accelerates the Continuous Diagnostics and Mitigation initiative to protect federal networks from cyber-attack. Resources are also allocated internally across all DHS Components that own information technology systems as part of a plan to fix known information technology system vulnerabilities.If you prefer to receive a copy via... Read More

5 Best Practices for Integration of Intelligence Analysts

We spoke with Deputy Assistant Director at the Federal Bureau of Investigation, Donald Freese, Information and Technology Branch. Mr. Freese touches on where he sees the future of intelligence analytics within the next 2-5 years.... Read More

2017 Homeland Security Week Advisory Board eBook

In a world with such incredible uncertainty, it is now more important than ever that industry leaders come together with leaders from across the federal government to discuss how to best support one another.Take a moment to meet our 2017 Homeland Security Week Advisory Board which includes: The Honorable Dr. Reginald Brothers Former Under... Read More

2017 Homeland Security Sector Report

IDGA surveyed those in the Homeland Security sector. We found out what their priorities are, if any active RFI or RFPs are out, the biggest challenge in combating the threat to homeland security, if the acquisition of new technologies will be an important part of the solution to overcoming those challenges, and if their office/agency is going to... Read More

Expert Homeland Security Insights

Exclusive interviews with the following distinguished speakers at this year's Homeland Securty Week. Mr. Nelson Balido, CEO, Border Commerce and Security CouncilMaryAnn Tierney, Associate Administrator Mission Support Bureau (A), FEMA Emily Keplar, DHS Intelligence Functional Manager Collection & Reporting Chair of DHS ISR Working Group,... Read More

Homeland Security 2018 Community Report

This exclusive report includes survey results of those in the Homeland Security Industry. We found out what their priorities are, if any active RFI or RFPs are out, the biggest challenge in combating the threat to homeland security, if the acquisition of new technologies will be an important part of the solution to overcoming those challenges, and... Read More

Sponsorship Information

2018 Budget - Department of Homeland Security Report

The President’s 2018 Budget requests $44.1 billion in net discretionary budget authority for The Department of Homeland Security, a $2.8 billion increase from 2017 annualized CR level. This increased investment in the Nation’s border security and immigration enforcement efforts now would ultimately save Federal resources in the future. The... Read More

Sponsorship Prospectus

Download the Sponsorship Prospectus to explore the target audience and the various sponsorship opportunities available at the conference. Alternatively, feel free to send your request to Terence.Wu@idga.org to receive your copy via... Read More

Current Attendee Snapshot

Take a peek at who you can expect to network with on-site based on our Current Attendee Snapshot. Contact us today and find out more on exclusive sponsorship opportunities available to network with our high-level audience at this year’s event!Alternatively, feel free to send your request to Terence.Wu@idga.org to receive your copy via... Read More

Fast Track Your Attendance

Fast Track Packet

Your one stop for everything you will need prior to this year's Homeland Security Week!Current Attendee ListBoss LetterRegistration... Read More

Current Attendee List

Take a look at who you will be able to meet at this year's Homeland Security Week.... Read More

Attendee Alumni List

Curious who attended the last Homeland Security Week? We've broken down the past experts, many of whom will return to join us this year.If you prefer to receive a copy via email contact... Read More

Justify Your Trip

Present your boss with this customizable letter detailing the reasons why you should attend the upcoming Homeland Security Week this October in Washington D.C. and you'll be sure to receive permission to join... Read More

2017 Registration Form

Registration for the Homeland Security Week 2017 is easier than ever. Just download this registration form and send it to idga@idga.org with the subject line HSW... Read More

Homeland Security Expo Video Highlights

View the video highlights from IQPC's previous Homeland Security... Read More

Interviews

Collaborating Joint Order Operations: Border Enforcement Security Task Force Units

In this sensational interview, Nelson H. Balido, CEO of the Border Commerce and Security Council and Managing Associate at Balido & Associates, discusses the timely topic of the influx of 50,000 unaccompanied and illegal minors into the U.S. He also discusses what it will take to get the U.S./Mexican border under control, what will temper the... Read More

Biometric Solutions at the Ministry of Interior Czech Republic

Jiří Čelikovský, Head of Unit for Coordination of Schengen Cooperation and Border Patrol Ministry of Interior for the Czech Republic, touches on challenges the border patrol agencies are currently facing in the Czech Republic, future acquisitions and solutions that the ministry of interior is looking to procure to support operations, best... Read More

FBI and CIA Viewpoints on Current and Future Cyber Threats

We recently spoke with FBI Section Chief, Trent Teyema, who oversees all aspects of operation readiness for the FBI’s Cyber Division, and most recently served as the Special Agent in Charge of Counterintelligence and Cyber for the Los Angeles Field Office. As well as Sherrill L. Nicely started her tenure as CIA’s Chief Information Security... Read More

The Future of Biometric Technology

In this interview we sat down with Paul Hunter the Chief of Biometrics Strategy at U.S. Citizenship & Immigration Services (USCIS), Department of Homeland Security (DHS). He explores the current and future use of biometric technology at USCIS. He mentions that “Voice holds a lot of promise in the digital age,” and elaborates on ways that voice... Read More

Exclusive Interview with Lee Bowes, USCIS (DHS)

In this extensive interview Mr. Lee Bowes gives us some of the major challenges facing biometrics at U.S. Citizenship and immigration Services (USCIS), his person-centric focused strategy, improvements in the collection, storage and dissemination of biometric data and how mobile biometrics can play a huge part for... Read More

Reports

Homeland Security Market Forecast 2014-2024

A sample report on Homeland Security Public Safety, Intelligence, Infrastructure, Border, Cybersecurity, Maritime, Aviation, CBRN, and Mass Transit.... Read More

Global Homeland Security Surveillance Camera Market 2017-2021

The sample report covers the present scenario and the growth prospects of the global homeland security surveillance camera market for 2017-2021. To calculate the market size, the report considers the revenue generated from the retail sales of haircare products to individual consumers and... Read More

Homeland Security Week Daily Briefings

We worked closely with our partners at Homeland Security Newswire to bring you the most up-to-date news on what is happening in the world of Homeland Security.  Covering topics from Killer Robots, Cyber Security, Public Safety and more, this briefing will bring you the information that you need to know... Read More

Articles

Nelson Balido: Homeland Security Too Important to be Sidelined by Spat

House Republicans have used a bill to fund the Department of Homeland Security to vent their spleen over the president’s executive order to grant a temporary amnesty to those individuals in the country illegally. Senate Democrats might be in the minority now, but they still have the filibuster at their disposal, and they’re not going along... Read More

Top 10 Strategies for Securing the U.S - Mexico Border

Increasing alarm at America’s illegal immigration figures – and the escalation of violence in the Mexican drug wars – has turned the need to secure its southern border into a hot political issue. Presented here are the top 10 strategies that have been employed in securing the... Read More

Whitepapers

Homeland Security Week After - Action Report by Deloitte

This special report provides a detailed Homeland Security Week summary, quotes and statistics from the high profile DHS speakers at the conference and key themes across their presentations. The report covers topics including The Changing Threat Landscape, Driving Solutions into the Field, Navigating the Data Stream and Partnering with the Private... Read More

Presentations

Mission Solutions for Homeland Security

Joe Cloyd is the Technical Fellow & Director, Network Solutions OU at Northrop Grumman Technology Services. He discusses securing wireless communications for first responders, ensuring reliability and survivability of products in austere environments, and utilizing custom flexibility solutions to meet changing plans and mission sets.... Read More

Nuclear Terrorism Impacts and Zoned Approach to Response

Josh Dozor is the Director, Planning Division, Response Directorate at the Federal Emergency Management Agency. He discusses understanding the full severity of nuclear terrorism threats, deep dive into DHS plans and policy for responding to an incident, and developing cross departmental relationship to ensure effective response.... Read More

Requirements for Biometrics and Technical Support to Homeland Security Investigations

SA Rodger L. Werner, Unit Chief, ISIM, ICE-HSI gives an overview of current Homeland Security Investigations, facial/iris/voice biometrics requirements, and multi-sensor data... Read More

Exclusive Content

2017 Critical Facets to Homeland Security Briefings

The latest technological changes, as well as the socio-political environment, both at home and abroad, contribute to the difficulty of the task of ensuring homeland security. In advance of our 2017 event, we’ve made it our mission to inform you of the latest innovations in Directed Energy, Intelligence Analytics, Cyber Security, Biometrics and... Read More

2018 Budget - Department of Homeland Security Report

The President’s 2018 Budget requests $44.1 billion in net discretionary budget authority for The Department of Homeland Security, a $2.8 billion increase from 2017 annualized CR level. This increased investment in the Nation’s border security and immigration enforcement efforts now would ultimately save Federal resources in the future. The... Read More