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June 26 - 28, 2019|Detroit, MI

Focus Day

9:00 am - 9:50 am Registration & Breakfast

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Nelson Balido

Chairman Border Commerce and Security Council
FEMA Private Sector Office

10:00 am - 11:00 am NYSIC/DHS Perspective: Challenges of the Northern Border in New York and Vermont

Bradley Audette - Border Patrol Intelligence Agent, DHS/NYSIC
There are many issues plaguing the Northern Border, predominantly in New York and Vermont. There are key drug and human smuggling routes through the Akwesasne Indian Reservation in New York State and a profuse amount of seizures at that part of the border because of the Great Lakes and illicit trafficking from Wellesley Island.
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Bradley Audette

Border Patrol Intelligence Agent
DHS/NYSIC

11:00 am - 11:45 am Networking Break

• Priorities of the Science and Technology Directorate & Border Management
• Technological advancements and enhancements of Border Infrastructure
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Jonathan McEntee

Acting Director of Science and Technology Directorate/ Advanced Research Projects Agency/Borders and Maritime Security Division
Department of Homeland Security

12:45 pm - 1:45 pm Afternoon Networking and Refreshments

1:45 pm - 2:45 pm Exploiting counter drone plans and policies to provide technological overmatch against adversaries

2:45 pm - 3:15 pm Networking Break

3:15 pm - 4:15 pm Supporting and implementing recruitment programs to aid with vacancies at border ports of entry to combat terrorism

Richard Deriso - Senior Law Enforcement Advisor, Counterterrorism Division/eGuardian, FBI
• Challenges and justifications for using unmanned aircraft.
• Enhancing the use of UAV’s.
• The limitations of unmanned aircrafts operationally.
• An update on payloads challenges, systems, and equipment for UAVs
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Richard Deriso

Senior Law Enforcement Advisor
Counterterrorism Division/eGuardian, FBI

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Nelson Balido

Chairman Border Commerce and Security Council
FEMA Private Sector Office

4:30 pm - 4:30 pm End of Focus Day