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DHS Centers of Excellence (COE) Summit 2018

May 30-31, 2018
George Mason University Arlington Campus
Arlington, VA
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Summit Goals

The COE Summit is an opportunity to gather some of the nation’s best academic, public, and private sector leaders to discuss strategies for advancing the mission of the Department of Homeland Security. Through their relationships with the DHS Office of University Programs within the Science and Technology Directorate, the COEs represent some of the most progressive and advanced science and strategy regarding a wide range of national security concerns.

Specifically, the summit will:

  • Provide subject matter experts to discuss current and future homeland security challenges
  • Showcase innovative R&D tools and solutions to homeland security challenges
  • Facilitate collaboration between DHS COEs and end users
  • Provide avenues to accelerate the transition from R&D to reality for those who protect the homeland