Source: Agricultural Retailers Association
Members of the Agricultural Retailers Association (ARA) are cordially invited to register for the 2011 Chemical Sector Security Summit, July 6-7, 2011, at the Hilton Baltimore in Baltimore, Md. There is no registration fee to attend this event. ARA, a member of the Chemical Sector Coordinating Council, is co-sponsoring this event with the U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS).
In addition to the Summit on July 6-7, this year DHS is offering pre-summit demonstrations on Tuesday, July 5 and post-summit workshops on Friday, July 8. Due to space constraints, each organization, company and agency will be limited to two (2) registrants.
To register, please visit the registration Web site.*
*Please note you will receive a pending confirmation email followed by an e-mail either accepting your registration or an email informing you of your placement on a waiting list.
Hotel Information: Hilton Baltimore, 401 West Pratt Street, Baltimore, Maryland, United States 21201. To reserve hotel accommodations, please call 1-443-573-8700 or 1-800-HILTONS, or click here, and mention that you are attending the 2011 Chemical Sector Security Summit.
Web Site: The official Web site for the 2011 Chemical Sector Security Summit is available here.
Event Summary: Co-sponsored by the Chemical Sector-Specific Agency within the DHS Office of Infrastructure Protection (IP) and the Chemical Sector Coordinating Council (CSCC), the annual Chemical Sector Security Summit is a coveted event with more than 400 representatives of the chemical stakeholder community attending in 2010. As in previous years, the 2011 Summit will provide a forum for attendees to exchange information and network with other security professionals. The summit allows participants the opportunity to ask specific questions about the Chemical Facility Anti-Terrorism Standards (CFATS) as well as gain insight into the role of different agencies and departments involved in chemical security.
Who Should Attend?
Chemical and related industry professionals involved with:
- corporate and facility security;
- environment, regulatory, health & safety issues; and
- transportation and distribution of chemical products.
Benefits of Attending:
- Obtain a better understanding of chemical security regulations.
- Meet key Department of Homeland Security Officials.
- Discuss and discover best practices for Site Security Plans and inspections.
- There is no registration fee associated with this year’s event.
Contact Richard Gupton at (202) 457-0825, or firstname.lastname@example.org, if you have any questions.