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NEW INFRAGARD SAN DIEGO HEALTHCARE SECTOR MEETING
TIME:February 20, 2019 • 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
LOCATION: Members see InfraGard newsletter
AUDIENCE: InfraGard members
DETAILS:The first 2019 meeting of InfraGard San Diego’s Healthcare Sector will feature several timely presentations, including:
REGISTRATION: Please refer to your weekly InfraGard newsletter for the registration link.
UPDATED - PROTECTING PLACES OF WORSHIP: AN INFRAGARD SAN DIEGO FAITH-BASED SECTOR EVENT AND FREE NONPROFIT GRANT WORKSHOP
Co-hosted by the Office of the U.S. Attorney, FBI San Diego, San Diego Law Enforcement Coordination Center and City of San Diego Office of Homeland Security
TIME:Thursday, April 18, 2019 8:00 – 11:30 a.m.; Cal OES Nonprofit Security Grant Workshop from 11:45 a.m. – 1:45 p.m.
LOCATION: National University, 9388 Lightwave Ave., San Diego, CA 92123
AUDIENCE: InfraGard members; leaders and security stakeholders representing places of worship; law enforcement and fire. Any organizations and critical infrastructure facilities interested in physical security best practices and resources will benefit from the information presented in this event.
DETAILS:Protecting Places of Worship will feature highly informative presentations designed to provide faith-based venues with an understanding of the threat landscape, security best practices and resources. The program will include an analytical case study of recent mass shootings at religious facilities, and panel discussions featuring security leaders from prominent faith-based venues and law enforcement/government representatives. A free Cal OES Nonprofit Security Grant Program Workshop will be offered immediately following for those who want to learn how to apply for nonprofit security grant funding for their faith-based venue.
COST: Free - Please refer to your InfraGard weekly newsletter for the registration link.
UPDATED FLYER INFRAGARD SAN DIEGO EDUCATION SECTOR RESOURCE FAIR
TIME:May 1, 2019 10:00 AM - 12:30 PM
LOCATION: Ashford University, 8620 Spectrum Center Blvd., San Diego, CA 92123. Special thanks to Bridgepoint Education for generously donating the venue.
AUDIENCE: Administrators, educators, faculty and staff, safety and security professionals, and emergency managers representing pre-kindergarten through 12th grade schools, institutions of higher education, and business and trade schools. While the event is hosted by InfraGard’s Education Sector, representatives of organizations in any industry are welcome to attend, as this information applies across numerous critical infrastructure sectors.
DETAILS:School safety is a complex challenge. A collaborative approach is required to mitigate threats and create the safest possible learning environment for this unique population. To meet the needs of San Diego’s education community and associated stakeholders, InfraGard San Diego has organized its first-ever Education Sector Resource Fair. This event will connect leaders and representatives of education facilities with highly valuable, free/low-cost resources offered by nonprofit organizations and government agencies throughout Southern California. See the flyer for a list of the resource participants.
REGISTRATION: All attendees will receive a raffle ticket for the opportunity drawings. Register by April 19 and get 6 additional tickets by the door, or register by April 26 to get 3 additional tickets at the door!
NEW INFRAGARD SAN DIEGO’S ACTIVE SHOOTER & WORKPLACE VIOLENCE PREVENTION SUMMIT
TIME:Wednesday, May 15, 2019 7:30 a.m. – 4 p.m.
LOCATION: Please refer to your InfraGard weekly newsletter for registration details.
AUDIENCE: InfraGard members; security and emergency preparedness stakeholders; any organizations and critical infrastructure facilities interested in active shooter preparedness and workplace violence prevention; law enforcement, fire and military.
DETAILS:InfraGard San Diego’s Active Shooter and Workplace Violence Prevention Summit is a first-of-its-kind event that aims to inform, educate and prepare security stakeholders on two of the most critical threats in modern society. Comprehensive in scope, the Summit will leverage preeminent subject matter experts from law enforcement and private industry to provide a wide variety of perspectives, considerations and takeaways. The event is organized into three distinct blocks – prevention, response and the aftermath – to take attendees through the complete lifecycle of understanding active shooters and workplace violence.
COST: $15 for InfraGard members and current law enforcement, fire and military. $25 for non-members. Ticket price includes lunch.
REGISTRATION: Please refer to your InfraGard weekly newsletter for the registration link.
NEW 9th ANNUAL NATIONAL CHURCH SAFETY AND SECURITY CONFERENCE: PRESENTED BY ROCK CHURCH
TIME:June 19 – 21, 2019 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
LOCATION: Rock Church Point Loma, 2277 Rosecrans St., San Diego, 92106
AUDIENCE: Religious organizations, first responders, pastors, security and safety professionals, faith-based leaders and decision makers.
DETAILS:There are countless ways to approach religious organization safety. This conference will provide resources to help you fine-tune your safety and security plan. Whether your concern is your Children’s Ministry, Youth Department, Risk Assessments/asset management, minimizing civil liability, or preparing the church for a safe worship service or large event, protecting your congregation and your facility is of paramount importance. From the small community fellowship to the urban-focused mega-church, we offer strategies and solutions in a positive learning environment that will allow you to discover innovative ways to address your unique safety needs. Our topics include: leadership, building a team, team design, working with law enforcement, medical ministry, incident reporting, sexual predators, children's safety, navigating church leadership, crisis management from a PR perspective, critical incident awareness, violence in the workplace, the relationship between safety teams and your insurance company, situational leadership, Critical Incident Stress Management (CISM), protecting your Pastor, emergency evacuations and more.
COST: $149 for 3-day conference ticket. Free for InfraGard members on “InfraGard Day” (Friday, June 21) only. Click on promotional code and enter “infragardmember” to access the free June 21 ticket. For the full three-day conference, click promotional code and enter “InfraGard” for a 20% discount.
NEW THE 2019 ASPEN SECURITY FORUM
TIME:July 17-20, 2019 8 a.m. – 6:30 p.m. daily
LOCATION: The Aspen Institute, Aspen Meadows Campus, Aspen, CO
DETAILS:The 10th annual Aspen Security Forum, presented by the Aspen Institute, is widely regarded as one of the premier security-focused events in the world. The Aspen Security Forum is an annual gathering of top-level current and former government officials from all of the relevant security agencies, leading thinkers, industry leaders, a number of foreign officials, and nationally noted print and broadcast journalists. For three days, participants explore and debate the major issues of the day in the fields of national and homeland security, such as cybersecurity, intelligence, counterterrorism, aviation security, border security, critical infrastructure protection, soft targets and more. Early registration is encouraged, as this event sells out quickly each year.
COST: $1500 for nonprofit and government employees and university faculty; $2000 for general attendees.
NEW THE ASPEN TECH POLICY HUB
TIME:June – August 2019 (applications are due February 27)
LOCATION: San Francisco Bay area
DETAILS:The Aspen Institute Cybersecurity and Technology Program has announced that the Aspen Tech Policy Hub, a West Coast policy incubator training a new generation of tech policy entrepreneurs, has opened for applications for its inaugural 2019 cohort. The fellowship program will be held from June to August 2019 in the San Francisco Bay area, and successful applicants will be paid $7,500/month for their participation. The Hub takes tech experts, teaches them the policy process through a paid fellowship program, and encourages them to develop outside-the-box solutions to society’s problems. It models itself after tech incubators like Y Combinator, but trains new policy thinkers and focuses the impact of their ideas.
Prospective applicants and partners can visit www.aspentechpolicyhub.org for more information.
NEW INFRAGARD SAN DIEGO HOLIDAY PARTY
TIME:5:45 p.m. - 9:00 p.m..
LOCATION: SeaWorld San Diego
DETAILS:You are cordially invited to InfraGard San Diego’s annual holiday party at SeaWorld! Celebrate the season with friends and colleagues with a private dinner and reception at SeaWorld’s Aquaria World of Fishes and Tide Pools. Arrive early to experience SeaWorld’s Christmas Celebration, as the park transforms into a winter wonderland with a sea of lighted trees, seasonal shopping, festive food and drinks, and stunning live shows. Guests are welcome!
YOUR TICKET INCLUDES THE FOLLOWING:
NEW THE WALL STREET JOURNAL (WSJ) PRO CYBERSECURITY SMALL BUSINESS ACADEMY: IN PARTNERSHIP WITH INFRAGARD SAN DIEGO
LOCATION: Monarch Beach Resort, 1 Monarch Beach Resort, Dana Point, CA
AUDIENCE: Cybersecurity and information technology executives, leadership, directors, managers and associated stakeholders; SMB owners, executives and technology leaders.
DETAILS:The Wall Street Journal, in partnership with InfraGard San Diego, will hold its inaugural WSJ Pro Cybersecurity Small Business Academy in October. A first-of-its kind WSJ event on the west coast, this program will arm small to medium-sized businesses with the knowledge and skills needed to measure and manage the mounting risks of cybercrime, make key connections that will help them build their cybersecurity strategies, and provide resources for navigating a confusing cybersecurity landscape.
Day One: Experts and business leaders will share their cybersecurity insights in conversation with senior Wall Street Journal editors and journalists.
Day Two: The InfraGard San Diego sessions will focus on government and private industry perspectives, insights, roles and resources. These in-depth presentations and panels include:
COST: $895 for one day or $1500 for both days. Register with InfraGard’s promo code “SBAIG200” for a discount of $200. Hotel group rates are also available until September 8.
FREE NEWSLETTER: The WSJ Cybersecurity Small Business e-newsletter will be published weekly leading up to the event. Sign up here to receive your complimentary subscription.
NEW SECURITAS ACTIVE ASSAULT SUMMIT
TIME:9:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. Registration from 9 - 10 a.m. (Lunch provided by Securitas)
LOCATION: Pfizer, 10646 Science Center Dr., San Diego, CA 92121
AUDIENCE: InfraGard members, first responders, security and safety professionals and critical infrastructure executives.
DETAILS:Securitas is proud to present an Active Assault Summit. Guest presenters will focus on prevention, behavioral indicators, response and law enforcement collaboration. Featured presenters include:
POSTPONED INFRAGARD SAN DIEGO EDUCATION SECTOR RESOURCE FAIR
LOCATION: University of Phoenix, 9665 Granite Ridge Dr., 3rd floor, Rooms 313 & 314, San Diego, CA 92123
AUDIENCE: InfraGard members, school and campus administrators, emergency managers, risk managers, first responders, security and safety professionals and critical infrastructure executives.
DETAILS:InfraGard San Diego proudly presents its first-ever Education Sector Resource Fair for the San Diego County education community. The fair is designed to connect our membership with the valuable free resources offered by various government and nonprofit organizations in the areas of safety, security and risk mitigation. The Education Sector specifically covers pre-kindergarten through 12th grade schools, higher education institutions, and business and trade schools, but all critical infrastructure stakeholders will find this event valuable. Participating organizations will include FBI San Diego, CERT, Sandy Hook Promise, San Diego Law Enforcement Coordination Center, Red Cross, County of San Diego Health and Human Services Agency, San Diego State University VizCenter, 2-1-1 and many more. Representatives from each organization will be on hand for on-on-one discussions about their services.
This event has been POSTPONED. Check back for details when the new date is set.
NEW InfraGard Los Angeles - Terrorism Pre-Incident Indicators and Suspicious Activity Reporting for the Hospitality Industry
TIME:Two sessions are available. Session 1 runs from 8:30-11:30 a.m. and Session 2 runs from 1 – 4 p.m. Please note that registration closes November 14.
LOCATION: Temecula, CA. Exact location will be emailed to approved registrants.
AUDIENCE: InfraGard members, hotel management and front line staff, private sector security, public safety professionals, TLOs, ILOs and MLOs.
DETAILS:This briefing will focus on threats to hotels, casinos, special events, and large crowds and current tactics, techniques, and procedures (TTPs) or “tradecraft” that potential terrorists or criminal elements may use in order to achieve their objectives. Topics include the attack cycle, attack timeline, pre-incident indicators (PIIs), behavioral indicators and suspicious activity, advanced situational awareness, and the suspicious activity reporting process. The instructor is retired CIA Operations Officer Robert Dougherty, who has worked internationally and domestically with both the CIA and FBI (JTTF) in fusion centers across the United States tracking domestic and international terrorists.
NEW Cyber Security Summit Los Angeles
TIME:7:45 am to 6:00 pm
LOCATION: Beverly Hilton, 9876 Wilshire Blvd., Beverly Hills, CA 90210
AUDIENCE: InfraGard members, C-level, V-Suite and senior level executives and security professionals.
DETAILS:Join fellow business leaders for a one-day conference of interactive learning and discussion with global thought leaders and subject matter experts concerning the latest threat landscape and best practices for your enterprise. A security briefing will be delivered by Sanchi Jayaram, Chief for Foreign Investment and Corporate Engagement, U.S. Department of Justice, National Security Division. The briefing will offer the latest intelligence on trends and threats in the cyber landscape, plus Q&A. A partial list of speakers includes: David Cass, CISO, IBM; David Mahon, VP & CSO, CenturyLink, Daniel Garrie, Partner and CISO, Zeichner Ellman & Krause LLP, and more. Presentations will cover the growing compliance nightmare, threats facing IoT and big data, corporate espionage, insider threat, artificial intelligence, nation-state cyber threats, and more. Attendees will enjoy a catered breakfast, lunch and cocktail reception. For full details and registration, visit https://cybersummitusa.com/2017-losangeles/
COST:Free admission for InfraGard San Diego members for a limited time. Use promo code “INFRAGSD” to waive the full $350 admission. Offer is based on availability.
NEW InfraGard San Diego Holiday Party
TIME:6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
LOCATION: Sea World San Diego - Aquaria World of Fishes and Tide Pools
AUDIENCE: InfraGard members, friends and guests
DETAILS:You are cordially invited to InfraGard San Diego’s annual holiday party at SeaWorld. Celebrate the season with us at a private dinner and reception at Aquaria World of Fishes and Tide Pools. Tickets include the following: general parking; one hour of free admission to Sea World from 5-6 p.m. (optional); no-host cocktail reception at Aquaria Tide Pools from 6-7 p.m.; three-course holiday buffet dinner from 7-9 p.m.; one drink ticket, and an exclusive SeaWorld holiday ornament.