29Oct 19, 2007
Improvised Exploding Devices in the U.S.
Secretary Chertoff talked about the threat of terrorists' improvised exploding devices (IEDs) in the U.S. Topics included the role of the Homeland Security Department, risk management, airline ...
21Dec 19, 2006
Passenger Screening and Privacy
Stewart Baker talked about privacy issues with terrorist screening and the Department of Homeland Security Automated Targeting System and Passenger Name Record initiatives. He and other ...
198Jun 23, 2006
Public Image of U.S. Terrorism Policy
Secretary Chertoff addressed the audience about the reality of terrorism and the need for vigilance. He reflected on the popularity of the series “24,” saying that one of its most ...
45Aug 30, 2005
Military Role in Homeland Security
Defense and National Guard officials talked about the role of military forces in homeland security operations and enforcement. Among the issues they addressed were the changing role of the ...
35Jul 8, 2005
Terrorism and Homeland Security
Mr. Heyman talked about government efforts to prepare for possible terrorist attacks and recent attacks on public transit infrastructure locations in London. He responded to audience ...
18Dec 19, 2004
Department of Homeland Security
Mr. Heyman talked about his report, “Rethinking the Department of Homeland Security,” that examines the organization and operations of the Homeland Security department and provide ...
21Dec 13, 2004
Challenges Facing Homeland Security Department
The participants discussed a bipartisan joint CSIS-Heritage Foundation report on the challenges facing the Homeland Security Department. The report represents the conclusions of a task force ...