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InfraGard EMP SIG Summit

  • Capitol Visitor Center Auditorium (map)

This is the EMP SIG event formally called the Dupont Summit. It is the same event at a new venue.

Hope you will join us.

InfraGard National Electromagnetic Pulse Special Interest Group (EMP SIG ™) is pleased to announce the 8th year we have held a Summit. Our sessions are open to the public, please register. 

December 7, 2018 -- Yes, Pearl Harbor Day

WHY: Our Critical Infrastructure is vital to our country. It is important to be informed about threats and what is happening to be prepared

WHAT: InfraGard EMP SIG ™ has invited experts to present valuable information on various aspects of our critical infrastructure to make it more resilient.

DRAFT InfraGard EMP SIG Summit Agenda

8:30 Arrival

9:00 Welcomes

Mary Lasky, Chair EMP SIG

Gary Gardner, Chairman, InfraGard National

Stephanie Shark, FBI

9:15 David Bowdich, FBI Deputy Director (To be invited) -- introduced by Gary Gardner

9:30 Congressman Prince, NC (Invited)

9:45 Department of Homeland Security Undersecretary Bill Bryan (Invited) -- introduced by General Bob Newman

10:15 EMP & GMD Cost Study by Tom Popik and Jordan Kerns, Foundation for Resilient Societies (Accepted)

10:45 Break

11:00 Lake Wylie Project by Ambassador Hank Cooper (Accepted) 11:00

11:30 Cost Recovery Methods by Bill Harris, EMP SIG Vice Chair (Accepted)

11:45 Congressman Lamborn (Invited)

12:15 Lunch

1:15 Recent Actions in the States

General Luke Reiner, National Guard TAG, Wyoming (Accepted)

Texas Senator Bob Hall (Invited)

2:00 Panel on Emergency action including FAST Act Emergency Orders – Paul Stockton (Accepted)

2:45 Lessons Learned from Afghanistan and Iraq (tentative)

3:00 Report on the Workshop on December 6 -- Steve Volandt (Accepted)

3:15 Report on EMP SIG Activities – Powering Through Vr 2.0 – Mary Lasky

3:30 Election Lessons Learned – Steve Volandt (Accepted)

4:00 Technology Review – Sponsors have time to speak (about 6 minutes each)

5:00 Closing Remarks – Lasky

Later Event: December 7
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