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Current and Emerging Solutions to
Public Safety Communications
Interoperability Summit

Creating New Opportunities with Technology


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An Executive Leadership Summit on Technology Solutions to Public Safety Communications Interoperability for:

  • Chief Information Officers (State and Federal)
  •  Congressional Staff
  •  County Administrators
  •  Executive Directors of Associations of Elected and Appointed Officials
  •  Mayors
  •  Public Safety Executives
  •  State Legislators


June 11-12, 2002

    The Ronald Reagan Building
    International Trade Center
    1300 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW
    Polaris Room (Summit) and Polaris Foyer (Exhibits)
    Washington, DC 20004

      Jointly Sponsored by the--
      National Telecommunications and Information Administration (NTIA) and the Public Safety Wireless Network (PSWN) Program

Schedule Subject to Change

DAY ONE--Tuesday, June 11, 2002
 

7:00 a.m. Registration and Networking Session

8:00 a.m. Opening Remarks

Mr. Don Speights, Public Safety Program Manager, National Telecommunications and
Information Administration (NTIA)
Keynote Address
Ms. Nancy Victory, Assistant Secretary of Commerce and Administrator, National Telecommunications and Information Administration (NTIA)
8:45 a.m. Communications Interoperability 101 and Video Presentation
Mr. Robert E. Lee, Jr., Public Safety Wireless Network (PSWN) Program Manager,
Department of Justice


9:45 a.m. Break

10:00 a.m. Current Technology Interoperability Solutions

Mr. Rick Murphy, PSWN Program Manager, Department of the Treasury


10:30 a.m. Southwest Colorado Radio Initiative

Mr. Tim Quinn, Assistant Director, Information Resources Management,
U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service


11:00 a.m. Implementing Current Technology Panel

Moderator¾Mr. Steven Proctor, Executive Director, Utah Communications Agency Network (UCAN)
Mr. Curt Munro, Manager, Wireless Services, San Diego County, CA, Sheriffs' Department
Mr. Bill Phillips, Communications Director, Phoenix, AZ
Lieutenant Gilbert Thomas, Communications Operations, Miami-Dade, FL, Police Department
11:45 a.m. Lunch (On Your Own)

1:00 p.m. Post 2002 Winter Olympics Lessons Learned

Mr. Steven Proctor, Executive Director, UCAN
Chief Gary Whatcott, Fire Chief, South Jordan City, and Chair, UCAN Executive Committee
1:45 p.m. Emerging Technology Solutions Presentation
Mr. Eldon Haakinson, Project Manager, NTIA, Institute for Telecommunication Sciences
2:30 p.m. Break

2:45 p.m. Funding Technology Panel

Moderator¾ Mr. Tom Steele, Chief Information Officer, Maryland State Police
Mr. Michael Dame, Lead Grant Program Specialist, Office of Community Oriented Policing Services, Department of Justice
Mr. Jack Fox, Information Technology Services Directorate, Federal Emergency Management Agency
Mr. Rodney Murphy, Director, Communications Service, Governor's Office for Technology, Commonwealth of Kentucky
Mr. Tom Wiesner, Director, Wireless, U.S. Department of the Treasury
3:30 p.m. Open Discussion and Wrap Up
Mr. Robert E. Lee, Jr., PSWN Program Manager, Department of Justice
Mr. Don Speights, Public Safety Program Manager, NTIA
4:00 p.m. Adjourn


DAY TWO--Wednesday, June 12, 2002

7:00 a.m. Registration and Networking Session

8:00 a.m. Arch Wireless

8:20 a.m. AT&T Wireless

8:40 a.m. Daniels Electronics Ltd.

9:00 a.m. DynCorp

9:20 a.m. JPS Communications

9:40 a.m. Break

10:00 a.m. M/A Com Inc.

10:20 a.m. Motorola

10:40 a.m. Nextel Communications, Inc

11:00 a.m. Sprint PCS

11:20 a.m. TX/RX Systems Inc

11:40 a.m. Lunch (On Your Own)
 

1:00 p.m. Vendor Exhibits in the Foyer

- Arch Wireless
- AT&T Wireless
- Daniels Electronics Ltd.
- DynCorp
- EF Johnson
- International Microwave
- JPS Communications
- Kenwood Communications Corporation
- M/A Com Inc.
- Motorola
- Nextel Communications, Inc.
- Sprint PCS
- Telecommunications Systems Inc.
- Thales Communications Inc.
- TX RX Systems Inc.
3:30 p.m. Adjourn


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