2009 Maritime and Port Security Summit:
Resiliency Planning in a Difficult Economy

In conjunction with the
2nd Annual University of Washington Conference on
Safety and Security Education & Research (SASER)

Bell Harbor Conference Center, Seattle, WA
May 28th and 29th, 2009

DAY 1  
7:30-8:30am Registration and Continental Breakfast
8:30-9:00am Welcoming Remarks:
  Peter Philips, Publisher, Pacific Maritime Magazine


  Slade Gorton, Former US Senator and member of the 911 Commission
9:00-10:15am Elected Officials Roundtable Discussion
  An open discussion between panelists and audience on the issues discussed during the day.
  Peter Philips, Publisher, Pacific Maritime Magazine
  Gael Tarleton, Port of Seattle Commissioner
  Clare Petrich, Port of Tacoma Commissioner
  Dow Constantine, King County Council Chairman
  Roger Goodman , Representative
10:15 - 10:45am Coffee Break
10:45-Noon Conceptual Framework: Maritime Security and Regional Resilience
  Mark Haselkorn, Professor and Director, Pacific Rim Visualization & Analytics Center, University of Washington

Sara Curran, Assoc Professor and Assoc Director,
Center for Studies in Demography & Ecology, University of Washington

  Don Gemeinhardt, Director, Center for Security Solutions, RTI International
  Anne Goodchild, Assistant Professor, Civil & Environmental Engineering, University of Washington 
Noon - 1:30pm Lunch & Presentation: Resiliency in the face of Natural Disasters:
Congressman Dave Reichert, Washington State 8th Congressional District
1:30-2:45pm Strategic Jurisdictional Integration for Effective Threat Response
and Economic Resiliency Authority
  Capt Suzanne Englebert, USCG   
  Patrick Massey, FEMA Region 10
  Ronald Twersky , FBI
  Amanda Bibler, Assistant Director, Border Security and Facilitation Seattle Field Ops, Customs and Border Protection
  LTC Robert Lehman, Commander, 833rd Transportation Battalion, US Army 
2:45 - 3:00pm Coffee Break
3:00-4:00pm Operational Security and Resiliency
  Ann Lesperance, Deputy Dir, NW Regional Prog., NW Regional Technology Center
for Homeland Security, PNNL
  Kelly Garber, Eagle Marine Services
  Doug Jones, BNSF
  Del Mackenzie, Puget Sound Pilots
  Dan Gatchet, Roadlink 
  Betsy Bacon, Director, Cargo Operations and Compliance, Alaska Air Cargo 


Closing Comments:
  RADM Robert Reilly, USN. (invited)
5:00 - 6:15pm Reception
6:30 - 8:30pm Speaker's Dinner
DAY 2  
7:30-8:30am Registration and Continental Breakfast
9:00-10:00am Managing Risk at the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey
  John P. Paczkowski, Director, Emergency Management and Security, The Port Authority of New York and New Jersey
  Kevin A. Ryan, Director of the SAIC Center for Strategic Analysis
10:00-10:30am Coffee Break
10:30-11:30am Case Study: Incident, Reaction and Resiliency
  Session Leader:
  John Dwyer, USCG
  A. D. Vickery, Seatle Fire Department
  Barbara Ivanov, WSDOT
  Gary Brown, AFL-CIO
  Vince O'Halloran, Sailors' Union of the Pacific
11:30-Noon Summit Closing Comments:
  John Currier, Admiral, USCG


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