THE PRIVATE SECTOR'S LEADING VOICE IN HOMELAND SECURITY
Council News27 February 2015
Marc Pearl, Council President & CEO discusses the cumulative harm that DHS has suffered as a result of years of an unstable budget environment, in a blog featured in the Federal Times.11 December 2014
Admiral James Loy was presented with the Council’s Lifetime Distinguished Service Award at its 10th Anniversary Annual Dinner at the Willard InterContinental. Admiral Loy spent 45 years in the public sector and served as the Commandant of the Coast Guard, Administrator of TSA, and Deputy Secretary of Homeland Security.26 November 2014
The Council discusses the importance of cybersecurity in the maritime transportation environment in the Federal Times DHS Blog. During our recent Executive Tour to LA, our members saw firsthand how sophisticated maritime operations are and how a disruption to a port can have a large and cascading impact on our economy and way of life. […]
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.