Counter Terror Expo US to Feature Panel of Elite Counterterrorism Journalists

March 27, 2012 SecurityOrb_Staff 0

The Counter Terror Expo US , being held May 16-17, 2012 at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center , will feature a panel of elite counterterrorism journalists to discuss the challenges that they face in covering global counterterrorism issues. The panel, “Media Perspectives on Covering Global Counterterrorism,” is scheduled for Wednesday, May 16 at 9:15 a.m. immediately following Michael Leiter’s keynote address.

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Former US Coast Guard Commandant Thad Allen to Keynote Counter Terror Expo US

March 27, 2012 SecurityOrb_Staff 0

Organizers of Counter Terror Expo US , being held May 16-17, 2012 at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center , today announced that Thad Allen, the former 23rd Commandant of the US Coast Guard and current Booz Allen senior vice president, will deliver the event’s keynote address on Thursday, May 17. Allen’s address on “Where Counterterrorism and Disaster Response Meet” is an important addition to the event’s conference program which is designed to provide a forum for collaboration between public and private sectors in order to gain a better understanding of the solutions available to detect, defend against and reduce future counter terror risks. […]

Counter Terror Expo US Forms Advisory Board to Expand Community Reach and Involvement

January 26, 2012 admin 0

The Counter Terror Expo US , being held May 16-17, 2012 at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center , has formed an advisory board of industry experts from leading organizations to help guide and shape the educational programming and conference content. The advisory board includes individuals from government, academia, law enforcement, media, and the private sector with knowledge ranging from cyber security to border and critical infrastructure protection. […]