2017 ASM Biothreats: Research Response, and Policy
2017 ASM Biothreats: Research Response, and Policy @ Marriott Wardman Park
Feb 6 – Feb 8 all-day
From the conference website: ” Formerly known as the ASM Biodefense and Emerging Infectious Diseases Research Meeting, the 2017 ASM Biothreats: Research, Response, and Policy meeting (February 6–8, 2017, Marriott Wardman Park, Washington, DC) will discuss a wide-range of biological threats and emerging infectious diseases to stimulate knowledge-sharing amongst stakeholders in academia,...
Countering Extremism @ Defence Academy of the United Kingdom
Feb 8 – Feb 9 all-day
From the conference website: “The Countering Extremism, organized by the Cranfield University will take place from 8th February to the 9th February 2017 at the Defence Academy of the United Kingdom in Witham, United Kingdom.The conference will cover areas like Excellent networking opportunity, Really interesting to hear the broad range...
10th annual Border Security Conference
10th annual Border Security Conference @ Crowne Plaza Rome St. Peter's Hotel & Spa
Feb 15 – Feb 16 all-day
From the conference website: ” The 2017 conference will possibly be the most relevant and topical event to date as we enter our 10th successive year. With the rise of cross border terrorism, the current migrant crisis growing in the Mediterranean and across Europe, Brexit raising questions over the security...
NYSEMA Annual Conference
NYSEMA Annual Conference @ Embassy Suites
Feb 21 – Feb 23 all-day
From the conference website: “The NYSEMA Annual Conference provides a forum to discuss current trends and topics, share information about the latest tools and technology in emergency management and homeland security, and advance the work of NYSEMA. Conference sessions encourage stakeholders at all levels of government, the private sector, and...
Protection of Transportation Infrastructure from Cyber Attacks Webinar 2:00 pm
Protection of Transportation Infrastructure from Cyber Attacks Webinar @ Online Only
Feb 21 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm
The Transportation Research Board is hosting a webinar on Tuesday, February 21, 2017 from 2:00 to 3:30pm ET on protecting transportation infrastructure from cyber attacks. “This webinar will focus on fundamental strategic, management, and planning activities associated with highway transportation control systems’ cyber security. The presenters will summarize information that...
Emergency Ventilation for Smoke Control in Roadway Tunnels 2:00 pm
Emergency Ventilation for Smoke Control in Roadway Tunnels @ Webinar
Feb 23 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm
On February 23, 2017, the Transportation Research Board will conduct a webinar on research conducted by the National Cooperative Highway Research Program (NCHRP). This webinar will discuss “recommended guidelines for emergency ventilation smoke control in roadway tunnels in order to improve evacuation and emergency responder safety.” Participants must register in...
MS-ISAC Cybersecurity Webcast: Cybersecurity While Traveling 3:00 pm
MS-ISAC Cybersecurity Webcast: Cybersecurity While Traveling
Feb 23 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
From the Center for Internet Security [CIS] website, a description of the MS-ISAC Cybersecurity Webcast “Cybersecurity While Traveling” states: Recommendations for cybersecurity while traveling abroad often sound like they were taken directly from the plot of a spy movie: use clean, “throw-away” devices, accounts, and passwords; assume your devices and...
1993 – World Trade Center Bombing
1993 – World Trade Center Bombing
Feb 26 all-day
On February 26, 1993, a small group of terrorists perpetrated an attack on the World Trade Center (WTC) in New York City. Headed by Pakistani Islamist Ramzi Yousef, the group successfully placed a bomb in the parking garage located below the WTC. The bomb went off shortly past noon, creating...
TRB Webinar: Legal Research for Airport Programs – Security Screening 2:00 pm
TRB Webinar: Legal Research for Airport Programs – Security Screening
Feb 28 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm
The Transportation Research Board (TRB) will be hosting a webinar titled “Legal Research for Airport Programs – Security Screening” on February 28th, from 2:00PM to 3:30PM ET. “At the end of this webinar, participants will be able to: Understand the various firearms laws and how the laws vary from state...