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Strategies for Public Safety Transformation

Strategies for Public Safety Transformation 2003
Technology and Counterterrorism: Prevention, Protection and Pursuit
March 10-11, 2003 - Bal Harbour, Florida, USA.

Conference Agenda

Sunday, March 9, 2003
3:15 pm Registration and Trade Show Opens
6:50 pm Trade Show Closes
7:00 pm Welcome Reception

Monday, March 10, 2003
7:30 am Registration and Trade Show Open
Continental breakfast
8:30 - 8:45 am Opening Remarks:
-Tom Gede Co-chair
-Charlie Crist, Attorney General, Florida
8:45 - 9:10 am Keynote:
-Peter Boehm, Minister of Political & Public Affairs, Canadian Embassy, Washington
9:10 - 9:20 am Introductory remarks:
-John Malcolm, Deputy Assistant Attorney General, U.S.A.
9:20 - 10:30 am Sharing of Law Enforcement Information Domestically and Internationally: Recent Progress - Next Steps
-Tim Killam, RCMP
-John Malcolm, U.S. Deputy Assistant Attorney General
10:30 - 10:50 am Coffee Break
10:50 - 11:20 am Business Briefings
-Gwen Boniface - President, Canadian Association of Chiefs of Police and Commissioner, Ontario Provincial Police: "Information: Our Prime Commodity"
-Sierra Systems Group: Dean Colpman, Justice Practice Leader, Ottawa
-LG Electronics: David Johnston, VP of Marketing, Iris Technology Division
11:30 - 12:00 noon Plenary Session:
New Crime Fighting Technology
-Sarah Hart, Director, National Institute of Justice, USA
12:00 - 1:15 pm Lunch
1:15 - 2:30 pm Biometrics - Managing Risk at our Borders
-Mark Connolly, Director General, Contraband and Intelligence, Customs and Revenue Canada
-Tom Winkowski, Interim Director Field Operations, Miami office, US Customs and Border Protection
-Raj Nanavati, Partner, International Biometric Group
2:30 - 3:30 pm Plenary Session:
Privacy Issues & Challenges in Sharing Law Enforcement Information Across Public Saftey Organizations
-Greg Wright, Executive Director, Integrated Justice Information Secretariat, Solicitor General Canada
-John Malcolm - U.S. Deputy Assistant Attorney General
3:30 - 3:50 pm Coffee Break
3:50 - 4:30 pm Plenary Panel:
Cyber-Terrorism / Security
-Tim Killam, Assistant Commissioner, Cyber Crime Division, Royal Canadian Mounted Police (RCMP)
4:30 - 5:30 pm Keynote:
-John Walsh - America's Most Wanted
5:30 - 6:30 pm Reception

Tuesday, March 11, 2003
7:30 am Registration and trade show open
Delegate sit-down breakfast
8:30 - 8:40 am Opening Remarks:
-Tom Gede
8:40 - 9:15 pm Plenary Session:
-Dr. Donald Ponikvar, VP, Crisis Response and Analysis, Defense Group Inc.
9:15 - 10:15 am Response to a Significant Bio-Terrorism Event: Level of Preparedness of the Health and Emergency Organizations
-Dr. Ron St. John, Executive Director, Center for Emergency Preparedness and Response, Health Canada
-Kristine Stolarik, Acting Executive Director, Liaison, Preparedness & Policy Coordination, Canadian Food Inspection Agency
10:15 - 10:35 am Coffee Break
10:35 am - 11:05 pm Interoperability / Integrated Justice Solutions:
-Greg Wright, Executive Director, Integrated Justice Information Secretariat, Solicitor General Canada
11:05 am - 11:35 pm Business Briefings:
-International Biometric Group: Raj Nanavati
-Pinellas County Sheriff's Office (Florida): Jim Main, Detention Lieutenant, Scott McCallum, System Analyst: Facial Recognition Program (NAMES)
-Lajuane Brooks, Principal Consultant � Advanced Technology Enhances Child Safety at Home, in Schools, & in Times of Crisis
11:40 - 12:15 pm Business Briefings
-Entrust, Brian O'Higgins, Chief Technology Officer - "Misconceptions and difficulties with biometric systems"
-Uraxs Communications: Gary Smith Anderson, President; Christian Klacko, CEO "Empowering Children: How Ultra Wideband Technology Can Enhance Child Safety and Communication"
-RCMP: Rod Smith, Assistant Commissioner - New Tools for Enhanced Domestic Security
12:15 - 1:30 pm Lunch
1:30 - 2:15 pm Special Report from the Canadian Security Intelligence Service: Technology and Intelligence Operations:
-Ward Elcock, Director, CSIS
2:15 - 2:45 pm Business Briefings:
-Alberta Solicitor General: Al Palmer and Bob McDonald - "Crisis Management Process"
-IQBiometrix: William Scigliano, Chief Executive Officer "Unified Solutions for Homeland Security"
-RCMP: Rod Smith, Assistant Commissioner, "New Tools for Enhanced Domestic Security"
2:45 - 3:05 pm Coffee Break
3:05 - 3:45 pm Special Report from the FBI on Counterterrorism
-Chuck Rosenberg, Counsel to the Director, FBI
3:45 - 4:30 pm Keynote:
-Neil Livingstone, Chairman, Global Options
4:45 - 6:00 pm Closing Reception

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