DHS S&T’s Centers of Excellence (COE) Summit is set and focused on Homeland Security Challenges: Evolving Threats & Dynamic Solutions. This event is a special opportunity for COE researchers to connect and network with DHS components, federal, state, and local stakeholders, as well as industry partners to present current and emerging solutions to threats and challenges faced by DHS. Attendees can visit the Innovation Showcase, where COE and vendor partners showcase research breakthroughs, new products and tools to assist operational decision-makers and dynamic solutions to secure our Homeland.
The purpose of HSOAC is to help the Department address analytic, operational, and policy challenges in its mission areas and across the homeland security environment. HSAOC provides high-quality objective research and analysis and actionable recommendations as well as candid advice. These services are delivered through full studies, rapid-response work, and embedded analysts.
The DHS S&T has awarded a total of nearly $3.5 million in funding to three new R&D projects designed to improve the threat detection capabilities of current X-ray technologies for checked baggage systems.
STEPS will showcase and deliver innovative solutions that meet Homeland Security Enterprise (HSE) requirements through the demonstration of current and emerging technologies in an operational environment.
LOCC partners and collaborates with various government agencies
S&T funds research products to increase public awareness of the mechanisms by which individuals and groups radicalize to violence to inform and support law enforcement, community leaders, NGOs, academics, local government, and international partners.
The Department of Homeland Security Science and Technology Directorate is collaborating with the Transportation Security Administration to host a Homeland Security Industry Day on May 4, 2018.
More than 66,000 football fans poured into U.S. Bank Stadium in Minneapolis this past February and were able to enjoy the nation's 52nd Super Bowl in a safe and secure setting.