The 2018 Border Security & Intelligence Summit will allow members of DHS and accompanying critical organizations the opportunity to discuss current initiatives to enhance border protection and advance intelligence capabilities. This program will stimulate discussions aimed at ways to eliminate transnational crime organizations and violent extremism from entering our borders. In essence, this summit will highlight the existing gaps in effectively protecting our homeland and the technological and intelligence capabilities required in order to succeed in keeping our nation safe.
This educational summit will bring together senior leaders from DHS, military commands, and critical organizations to discuss the operational and strategic needs for enhancing border protection and advancing intelligence capabilities in an effort to protect our homeland.
The main objective of this year's summit is to highlight the current administration's focus on the crucial need for advanced surveillance and intelligence capabilities. Discussions will center around initiatives and capabilities required to adequately support our nation’s border patrol professionals in keeping the citizens of the United States safe.
This Summit will encourage discussion among senior leaders with the common goal of enhancing border security and effectively partnering with private industry to seek solutions for improved safety among our homeland. Join us in an honest, closed to the press, and non-attribution discussion to understand the significance of protecting our border from transnational crime and unlawful entry.
Date: Feb 8, 2018