Great Lakes Homeland Security Training Conference and expo, Grand Rapids,  May 7 through May 9, 2019

Join us for the 2019 Great Lakes Homeland Security Training Conference and Expo to be held on May 7-9, 2019 at the DeVos Place in Grand Rapids, Michigan hosted in partnership by the Michigan State Police, Emergency Management and Homeland Security Division, the FBI, and the Michigan Department of Health and Human Services.

This year’s theme “Never Losing Focus: Celebrating 20 Years of Protecting our Homeland” will center on two decades of bringing homeland security professionals together to share their knowledge and experience with the common goal of strengthening our nation’s capacity to respond to threats. 


Session Description

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Registration Instructions


Keynote Speakers

Chris Krebs
Director of Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency, Department of Homeland Security

Michael Morell
Served as the deputy director of the Central Intelligence Agency as well as its acting director in 2011 and then from 2012 to 2013

Frank DeAngelis
Retired Columbine High School Principal

Clint Watts
Senior Fellow at the Foreign Policy Research Institute and at the Center for Cyber and Homeland Security at the George Washington University, as well as a national security contributor for NBC News and MSNBC

General Stanley McChrystal
Retired four star general and former commander of U.S. and International Forces in Afghanistan

Javier Pena and Stephen Murphy
Former DEA agents who were the lead investigators in the manhunt of Colombian drug lord and the leader of Medellín Cartel, Pablo Escobar.

State 911 Committee Dispatcher Training Fund Approval

​COURSE NAME: 2019 Great Lakes Homeland Security Training Conference and Expo - Wednesday, May 8, 2019 Only



EXPIRATION DATE: December 31, 2019

Continuing Medical Education Credits

For more information on CME credits for this conference, please click here

Thank you to our conference sponsors:

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