This is a presentation of the National Infrastructure Advisory Council's (NIAC) Critical Infrastructure Resilience Study Working Group which made the presentation at the NAIC's July 14, 2009 meeting. More specifically, the Objective of this Working Group's presentation was to "Examine opportunities to integrate and encourage resilient practices and strategies within critical infrastructures. In particular, NIAC will examine: 1.) How resilience is defined and practiced within the various critical infrastructure sectors 2.) The role of government in developing policies and programs to promote/encourage resilience 3.) Options for improving current infrastructure resilience to achieve national homeland security policy goals."