Agenda

Homeland Security Summit

Monday, 8 November – Thursday, 11 November

Monday, 8 November 2021

17:00 – 18:00

Summit Attendee Registration/COVID-19 Testing

18:00 – 21:00

Welcome Cocktail Reception in Salon Foyer

Tuesday, 9 November 2021

8:00 – 8:45

Breakfast and Summit Attendee Registration

8:45 – 9:30

Summit Opening: Welcome and Introduction

  • Michael Masters, National Director & CEO, Secure Community Network

  • Robert Contee, Chief of Police, DC Metropolitan Police Department

INTELLIGENCE & INFORMATION SHARING PROGRAMMING BLOCK

9:30 – 10:45

Twenty Years Since 9/11: Perspectives on the Current Threat Landscape

Moderated by: Michael Masters, National Director & CEO, Secure Community Network

  • John Cohen, Senior Official, Performing the Duties of Undersecretary of Intelligence & Analysis, U.S. Department of Homeland Security

  • Joshua Geltzer, Deputy Assistant to the President/Deputy Homeland Security Advisor, National Security Council, The White House

  •  Kerry Sleeper, Special Advisor, Secure Community Network

10:45 – 11:00

Break & Networking in Gallery Ballroom 1

11:00 – 12:00

National Intelligence & Information Sharing: Moving from Silos to

Coordination & Collaboration

  • Michael Masters, National Director & CEO

  • Patrick Daly, Principal Deputy Director & COO, Secure Community Network

An overview of the history of information sharing and intelligence in the Jewish community, current progress, and future efforts

12:00 – 13:00

Lunch & Sponsor Presentation – Gallery Foyer

13:00 – 13:45

Best Practices/Case Studies in Intelligence & Information Sharing – Reports from the Field – Panel Discussion

Moderated By: Patrick Daly, Principal Deputy Director & COO

  • Rafi Brinner, Director of Jewish Community Security, The Jewish Community Federation of San Francisco, the Peninsula, Marin and Sonoma Counties

  • Jason Dice, Director, Community Security Initiative, Jewish Federation of Greater Los Angeles

  • Mark Dowd, Director of Community Security, SAFE Cincinnati

  • Greg Ehrie, Vice President, Law Enforcement & Analysis, Anti-Defamation League

  • Phil Niedringhaus, Regional Security Advisor, JEWISHcolorado

13:45 – 14:15

Security Directors Round Table: Network Needs & Requirements in Intelligence & Information Sharing

Intelligence & Information Sharing Block Debrief & Moderated Discussion

CRITICAL INFRASTRUCTURE PROTECTION & PHYSICAL SECURITY PROGRAMMING BLOCK

14:15 – 15:00

Building the Security Shield: Introduction to LiveSecure

  • Michael Masters, National Director & CEO, Secure Community Network

15:00 – 15:15

Break & Networking in Gallery Ballroom 1

15:15 – 16:15

Back to the Basics: Establishing a Security Baseline through Threat, Risk, & Vulnerability Assessments

  • Debbie Gottlieb, Director, Grants Management, Secure Community Network

  • Jeff Solomon, Deputy Director, Operations, Secure Community Network

16:15 – 17:00

The Digital Threat: Cybersecurity Risk & Mitigation Efforts

  • Robert Graves, Regional Security Advisor – National Capital Region, The Jewish Federation of Greater Washington

17:00

Closing/Announcements

  • Patrick Daly, Principal Deputy Director & COO, Secure Community Network

17:30

Travel/Shuttle Service from hotel lobby to National Law Enforcement Museum

18:00 – 21:00

Reception & Dinner “The Power of Awareness”

National Law Enforcement Museum

  • Keynote Speaker: Dan Schilling, Lieutenant Colonel, USAF (Ret.)

21:00

Travel/Shuttle Service to Park Hyatt

Wednesday, 10 November 2021

8:00 – 8:45

Breakfast

8:45 – 9:00

Welcome & Day Two Summit Overview

  • Patrick Daly, Principal Deputy Director & COO, Secure Community Network

9:00 – 9:30

Partners in Protection: Securing Our Communities

CRITICAL INFRASTRUCTURE PROTECTION & PHYSICAL SECURITY PROGRAMMING BLOCK (CONT'D)

9:30 – 10:30

Best Practices/Case Studies in Critical Infrastructure Protection & Physical Security – Reports from the Field – Panel Discussion

Moderated By: Brad Orsini, Senior National Security Advisor, Secure Community Network

  • Shawn Brokos, Director of Community Security, Jewish Federation of Greater Pittsburgh

  • Jonathan Lacey, Camp Security Advisor, Secure Community Network

  • Alan Poland, Community Security Director, Jewish Federation of South Palm Beach

  • Jeremy Yamin, Associate Vice President, Director of Security & Operations, Combined Jewish Philanthropies of Greater Boston

10:30 – 10:45

Break & Networking in Gallery Ballroom 1

10:45 – 11:15

Security Directors Roundtable: Network Needs & Requirements in Critical Infrastructure Protection & Physical Security

  • CIP Block Debrief & Moderated Discussion

  • Baseline Security Standards

  • Vendor Vetting

  • Blanket Contracts

  • Technology Deployment & Integration

TRAINING & EXERCISE PROGRAMMING BLOCK

11:15 – 12:15

Empowering our People: Lessons Learned and Best Practices in Security Training – Panel Discussion

Moderated By: Brad Orsini, Senior National Security Advisor, Secure Community Network

  • Grant Mendenhall, Community Security Director, Jewish Federation of Greater Indianapolis

  • Gene Moss, Regional Security Advisor, Jewish Federation of Greater Portland

  • Neil Rabinovitz, Community Security Director, Jewish Federation of Greater Atlanta

  • Stephanie Viegas, Director of Community Security, Greater Miami Jewish Federation

12:15 – 13:00

Lunch & Networking

13:00 – 14:15

Crisis Communications: A Guide for What to Do and What to Say

  • Ari Fleischer, Former White House Press Secretary for President George W. Bush

14:15 – 15:30

LiveSecure Security Standards & Program Implementation

  • Michael Masters, National Director & CEO, Secure Community Network

  • Michelle Gooze-Miller, General Counsel & Director of Strategic Initiatives, Secure Community Network

15:30 – 15:45

Break & Networking in Gallery Ballroom 1

15:45 – 16:45

LiveSecure Security Standards & Program Implementation– Breakout Groups

16:45 – 17:00

Closing/Announcements

  • Patrick Daly, Principal Deputy Director & COO, Secure Community Network

17:30 – 17:45

Travel/Shuttle Service from hotel lobby to RPM Restaurant

18:00 – 20:00

Evening Reception at RPM Italian

20:00

Travel/Shuttle Service to Park Hyatt

Thursday, 11 November 2021

8:00 – 8:30

Breakfast

8:30 – 8:45

Welcome & Introduction: Funding Security

  • Michael Masters, National Director & CEO, Secure Community Network

8:45 – 9:15

Leveraging Government Grant Funding: Navigating the Non-Profit Security Grant Program (NSGP) – Preview for FY22

  • Debbie Gottlieb, Director, Grants Management, Secure Community Network

9:15 – 10:15

“Selling Security”: The Role of Security in Financial Resource Development

(FRD) Panel Discussion (via ZOOM)

Moderated By: Michael Masters, National Director & CEO, Secure Community Network

  • Jeffrey Finkelstein, President & CEO, Jewish Federation of Greater Pittsburgh

  • Erika Rudin-Luria, President, Jewish Federation of Cleveland

  • Rabbi Jay Strear, President & CEO, JEWISHcolorado

10:15 – 10:30

Break in Gallery Foyer

10:30 – 11:30

LiveSecure & Security Program Standards: Next Steps, Go-Forward Strategy

Presentation, Moderated Discussion & Q&A

  • Michael Masters, National Director & CEO, Secure Community Network

  • Michelle Gooze-Miller, General Counsel & Director of Strategic Initiatives

  • Debbie Gottlieb, Director, Grants Management, Secure Community Network

11:30 – 12:00

Open Forum & Closing Discussion

  • Michael Masters, National Director & CEO, Secure Community Network

  • Patrick Daly, Principal Deputy Director & COO, Secure Community Network

13:30 – 13:45

Travel/Shuttle Service from hotel lobby to Arlington National Cemetery

14:00 – 15:00

Special Event: Veterans Day Commemoration & Wreath Laying Ceremony at Arlington Cemetery

15:00

Travel/Shuttle Service to Park Hyatt