THE PRIVATE SECTOR'S LEADING VOICE IN HOMELAND SECURITY
Council News6 October 2014
With the recent resignation of the Secret Service director, the Council calls for an outside the ranks pick to lead the agency in a blog featured in the Federal Times.18 September 2014
Leading officials from the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) and industry joined together at the Homeland Security & Defense Business Council’s 10th Anniversary Symposium and National Conversation on the Future of the DHS Enterprise held on September 18th.31 July 2014
The Council highlights the strategic risks, challenges, and drivers of change that make up the new homeland security environment described in the 2014 QHSR released on June 18th.
Initiatives and Programs
Executive ToursExecutive Tours give senior executives and SMEs of Council member companies the opportunity to witness firsthand the unique operational challenges of homeland security in the Washington region and across the country.
Public Policy InitiativesThe Council’s Public Policy activities focus on developing a strong dialogue and exchange of perspectives and priorities between industry leaders and Members of Congress, senior committee staff, and legislative officials from the relevant federal agencies, on the vital policy issues impacting the homeland security enterprise.
Thought Leadership CommitteeThe Thought Leadership Committee brings together the best and brightest thought leaders from our member companies to engage with administration officials, congressional leaders, and other stakeholders in a manner that allows them to share ideas and lessons learned, and to offer insightful points of view on the most pressing issues […]
Executive RoundtablesExecutive Roundtables, moderated by Council leaders, are our premier lunch-hour programs that give our senior-level members the opportunity to engage with the top public sector officials in the homeland security community
Executive BriefingsExecutive Briefings are driven by our Thought Leadership Committee and feature discussions with high-level government officials around three priority initiatives: cyber and IT infrastructure protection, border management and immigration reform, and improving the acquisition process and the management of the entire homeland security enterprise.
Industry-Government Homeland Security ReceptionsThe Council hosts quarterly receptions to give homeland security senior executives, leaders, and officials from the private and public sectors an opportunity to gather in a casual environment to exchange perspectives.
Annual DinnerThe Council hosts a year-end celebration to gather with members and guests committed to the homeland security mission, and to honor the recipient of our Lifetime Distinguished Service Award.