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Monday, January 30, 2023

10:00-6:00

Exhibit Hall

Exhibitor Set Up

2:00-5:00

Location TBA

On-Water and Live Demonstrations (Tentative)

5:00-6:00

Lakeside Tiki Bar

Networking SOCIAL

Tuesday, January 31, 2023

7:30-6:30

Exhibit Hall

Technologies and Solutions Exhibition

7:30-8:45

Exhibit Hall

Registration and Continental Breakfast

8:00-8:45

Hall Entry

​Palm Beach County Sheriff’s Office Mounted Unit Greeting

8:35-8:45

Main Session

Palm Beach County Sheriff’s Office Honor Guard Presentation of the Colors and Pledge of Allegiance

8:50-9:00

Main Session

Opening Remarks

Sareth Neak
President
Neak Media LLC

Palm Beach County Sheriff’s Office Leadership

9:00-9:30

Main Session

Opening Keynote:  Coast Guard 7th District

Rear Admiral Brendan C. McPherson (tentative)
Seventh District Commander (D7)
U.S. Coast Guard

9:30-9:50

Main Session

Keynote:  Closing the Maritime Domain Awareness Gaps Through Interagency Collaboration and Information Sharing

  

Rear Admiral Mike Studeman, USN
Director
National Maritime Intelligence-Integration Office (NMIO)

9:50-10:00

Main Session

Maritime Domain Awareness Executive Steering Committee Award Presentation

10:00-10:30

Exhibit Hall

Networking Break

10:30-12:00

Meeting Room 1

Work Group 1: Port Security Convergence of Cyber and Physical Security

  • Cyber and physical security concerns and how the ports envision the best way forward

  

Mark Dubina – Facilitator
Vice President, Security
Port Tampa Bay

10:30-11:00

Main Session

Joint Task Force North:  Supporting the Law Enforcement Communities in Detecting and Responding to Transnational Threats

Incoming Commanding General Confirmed TBA

11:15-12:00

Main Session

Inter-Agency Information Sharing in Maritime Security

  

Courtney Liggins
Director, Joint Intelligence and Operations Coordination Center
U.S. Customs and Border Protection

  

William J. Sivley
Supervisory Special Agent, Maritime Security Program
Rail & Pipeline Security Program
Federal Bureau of Investigations

Additional Panelists TBA

11:00-12:45

Location TBD

Senior Leadership Roundtable and Lunch

12:00-12:45

Exhibit Hall

Networking Lunch

12:45-1:10

Main Session

Afternoon Keynote: U.S. Customs and Border Protection Air and Marine Operations

John Priddy
Executive Director, Air and Marine Operations
Southeast Region
U.S. Customs and Border Protection

1:10-1:30

Main Session

U.S. Coast Guard Sector Miami

Captain Chris Cederholm

Sector Commander, Captain of the Port
U.S. Coast Guard Sector Miami

1:30-2:30

Exhibit Hall

Networking Break

1:30-3:15

Meeting Room 1

Work Group 2: Marine Law Enforcement Response and Interdiction: Addressing Manpower and Equipment Issues and Challenges

  • How do we upgrade or replace existing boats and communication systems?
  • How do we make the most of our existing force and better position our assets for better response time?
  • How do we leverage partner agencies for better response and interdictions?

  

Facilitator:

Mark R. DuPont


Executive Director
National/International Maritime Law Enforcement Academy

2:00-2:30

Main Session

Palm Beach County Sheriff’s Office Radar Program Update

*Open only to Government and Law Enforcement

  

David Katz
Radar Administrator
Information Technology Bureau
Palm Beach County Sheriff’s Office

2:30-3:15

Main Session

Port Security Director Roundtable:  Dealing with Security Challenges in an Evolving Environment

  

Mark Dubina

Vice President, Security
Port Tampa Bay

Additional Panelists TBA

3:15-3:45

Main Session

Cyber Security Guidance and Update

  

 

Charles Blackmore – CISSP, C|EH, CIPP/US, C|CISO
Marine Transportation System Specialist (Cyber)
Office of Port & Facility Compliance
Domestic Ports Division (CG-FAC-1)
U.S. Coast Guard

3:15-4:45

Meeting Room 1

Work Group 3: Best Use of Technologies to Enhance Maritime Domain Awareness

  • Pooling resources to support maritime sensors
  • Using technologies to share information across jurisdictions and agencies
  • “Whole of government approach” when submitting maritime requirements to improve MDA beyond individual agency/department needs

Facilitator TBA

4:45-5:15

Main Session

U.S. Northern Command Support of Maritime Domain Awareness for the Bahamas

NorthComm Representative TBA

Royal Bahamian Defense Force Representative

5:15-6:30

Exhibit Hall

Networking Social

Wednesday, February 1, 2023

8:00-4:00

Exhibit Hall

Technologies and Solutions Exhibition

8:00-8:30

Exhibit Hall

Continental Breakfast

8:30-9:15

Main Session

Inter-Agency Collaboration to Address Increasing Maritime Migration in the Caribbean

Panelists TBA

9:15-9:45

Main Session

C.B.P. Air and Marine Operations and Dept. of Homeland Security Science & Technology Maritime Domain Awareness Efforts in Puerto Rico

  

Troy E. Johnson
Director, Domain Awareness Standards and Analysis (DASA)
U.S. Customs and Border Protection, Air and Marine Operations

  

John Thayer
Project Manager, Remote Maritime Technologies
Science and Technology Directorate
U.S. Department of Homeland Security

9:45-11:15

Meeting Room 1

Work Group 4: Maritime Domain Awareness information sharing:  The human element
  • How to solidify inter-agency (public, private, state, local, tribal) info sharing agreements
  • How to maintain agreements and relationships for continuity and longevity

Facilitator TBA

9:45-10:15

Main Session

The Role of Maritime AI in Operational Decision-Making

  

Matan Peled
Co-founder and Head of US
Windward

11:15-11:45

Main Session

Rapid Tactical Operations and Reconnaissance Platform: Integrating data analytics into video management to create and compile actionable intelligence

  

Shaun Sandoval
CEO
Sandoval Custom Creations, Inc

12:00-12:30

Main Session

Work Group 1: Port Security Convergence of Cyber and Physical Security

 

Presentation of Findings

12:30-1:15

Exhibit Hall

Networking Lunch

1:15-1:45

Main Session

Work Group 2: Marine Law Enforcement Response and Interdiction: Addressing Manpower and Equipment Issues and Challenges

 

Presentation of Findings

1:45-2:15

Main Session

Work Group 3: Best Use of Technologies to Enhance Maritime Domain Awareness

 

Presentation of Findings

2:15-2:45

Exhibit Hall

Networking Break

2:45-3:15

Main Session

Work Group 4: Maritime Domain Awareness Information Sharing:  The Human Element

 

Presentation of Findings

3:15-4:45

Meeting Room 1

Panel:  The Recommendations of the Way Forward
  • Wrap up of Findings

4:45-5:00

Main Session

Conference Wrap Up


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