Who: InfraGard Members Only
What: September General Membership Meeting of the InfraGard Minnesota Members Alliance: Al Who? Today’s Terrorism Threat to the U.S. and Minnesota
When: Tuesday, September 10th from 1pm to 4pm CT
Where: Mall of America – Great Room (60 East Broadway, Bloomington, MN)
Located in the SW corner of Nickelodeon Universe (park in the West Parking Ramp (between Nordstrom and Macy’s) on Level 1 (Texas) and enter in through the Mall entrance)
This will be a CLOSED Meeting to InfraGard Members ONLY and REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED!
Register Here: https://imnmaseptembermeeting.eventbrite.com/
Al Who? Today’s Terrorism Threat to the U.S. and Minnesota
On the 12th anniversary of the 9/11 attacks, and in the wake of the Boston Marathon bombings, what is the current state of terrorism in the United States, and Minnesota, and what can the private sector and critical infrastructure entities do to defend themselves against the threat? Terrorism experts from law enforcement, the private sector, and academia will explore these questions and a range of other terrorism/counterterrorism issues on September 10th at Mall of America.
1:00pm:Welcome & Chapter Updates – Elizabeth Stevens, InfraGard Chapter President and SA Lizabeth Lehrkamp, FBI Special Agent & InfraGard Coordinator
1:10pm: Terrorism Threat Overview – FBI Intelligence Analyst
1:30pm: Public Safety Concerns with Al Shabaab – Jon Watson, Intelligence Analyst, FBI
2:30pm: Break – Thank you to Hannon Security Services, Inc. for providing refreshments
2:40pm: Sovereign Citizens and Right Wing Violent Extremism – Dr. Jarret Brachman, Counterterrorism and Security Program Director, North Dakota State University
3:25pm: Countering Violent Extremism and Community Engagement – Hennepin County Sheriff Rich Stanek
3:35pm: Panel Discussion – Terrorism Risk Mitigation Strategies for the Private Sector and Critical Infrastructure – Speakers: Watson and Brachman, Michael Rozin (President, Rozin Security Consulting, LLC.), Detective John Vogelpohl – Homeland Security Unit, Hennepin County Sheriff’s Office and Private Sector Emergency Managers.
Join speakers and board members for complimentary appetizers immediately following the meeting at Crave (MOA).
See the attached agenda for more information: InfraGard_2013-9-10 Meeting – Terrorism – Final Agenda2
We look forward to seeing you there.