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The Science and Technology Directorate (S&T) hosts and participates in technology demonstrations and events throughout the year to engage stakeholders, seek research partners and communicate with the public about new technologies and research initiatives to help security officials protect the homeland.

Upcoming Events

  • Interservice / Industry Training, Simulation & Education Conference (I/ITSEC) 2022

    Join S&T at I/ITSEC on Nov. 28 - Dec. 2, 2022, in Orlando, Florida. Visit our meeting space in Room W204A to connect with S&T subject matter experts and learn about research and development work at DHS.

  • Homeland Security Startup Studio 2023 Launch Event

    Join us on Thursday, December 1, at 1 p.m. ET, to learn more about recruitment for the 2023 Startup Studio cohort and the federal innovation ecosystem. *Applications are accepted through Jan. 9.

  • Deconstructing SBIR "Who Understood the Assignment" Webinar

    Join DHS S&T SBIR Program on Tuesday, December 13, at 2 p.m. ET, for our Deconstructing SBIR: 23.1 Solicitation “Who Understood the Assignment?” webinar.

  • On-Demand Virtual First Responder Capitol Hill Showcase

    Available Now! Hear directly from S&T experts and first responders on how S&T is mobilizing technology and pushing the boundaries of science to build a safer and more resilient future.

DHS S&T at ISC East 2022! Meet with S&T at booth #1110 in the Javits Center, NYC, on Nov. 16-17, 2022. Hear from S&T subject matter experts live on the Bridge Stage on Thursday, Nov 17 @ 10:30 - 11:30 a.m., as they talk about engaging innovators to advance homeland security and first responder needs.

S&T will be at IoT World 2022 on November 2 & 3 to engage innovators, provide information on Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning (AI/ML) security needs, and discuss opportunities for public-private partnerships to support DHS mission needs. Visit booth #161 to learn more!

The Evolution of “Interoperable Communications” Webinar - October 26, at 2:00 p.m. ET. Given Today’s Emerging Technologies, What Does Interoperability Mean, And What Are We Doing About it? webinar.

S&T at 242nd Electrochemical Society Meeting - October 9-13, 2022, at the 242nd ECS Meeting S&T connects with industry and academia onto exchange R&D updates and discuss opportunities for collaboration. 

LRBAA Today: Air Based Technologies Webinar - September 27, from 2 p.m. – 3 p.m. ET, DHS S&T Long Range Broad Agency Announcement (LRBAA) will host the LRBAA Today: Air Based Technologies Webinar.

The BIRD Cyber 2022 Call for Proposals webinar - September 14, at 11 a.m. EDT / 6 p.m. IDT. Speakers from DHS, INCD, and the BIRD Foundation will discuss the open Call for Proposals and elaborate on the topics.

Wildland Urban Interface Integration Model Demonstration - August 15, in Fairfax, VA, the DHS Science and Technology Directorate (S&T) will host a proof-of-concept demonstration of the Wildland Urban Interface (WUI) integration model to show how connected platforms are capable of delivering lifesaving evacuation notifications to drivers on the road during emergencies.

SVIP Topic Call: Software Supply Chain Visibility Tools Industry Day WebinarJuly 14, 2022, 9:30 – 11:30 a.m. PT, the Silicon Valley Innovation Program, in partnership with Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency, will host a virtual Industry Day to discuss the newly released Software Supply Chain Visibility Tools topic call. 

Homeland Security Startup Studio 2022 ConvergeJuly 13, from 1:00 - 4:30 p.m. ET, Homeland Security Startup Studio (HSSS) will host a virtual Converge event to showcase the program finalists’ pitches for the cutting-edge technologies they have worked to advance over the past 18 weeks.

Science and Technology Directorate at Interschutz 2022 - June 20-25, 2022, S&T connects with the global first responders community at Intershutz. 

Science and Technology Directorate at the SIA GovSummitMay 24-25, 2022, at the SIA GovSummit in Washington, D.C. S&T speakers will be represented throughout the agenda. 

S&T and FEMA New Phase of Emergency Alerting Webinar SeriesMay 5, 2022, 1-2:15 p.m. EST (10-11:15 a.m. PST), for the third installment of the New Phase of Emergency Alerting Webinar Series.

SVIP Demo Week: Machine Learning - May 3 and 4, 2022, 12 – 3:30 p.m. ET daily for a virtual showcase of 11 SVIP-funded startups and their projects supporting DHS components.

JamX 22 Counter-Jamming EventApril 25-29, 2022, at White Sands Missile Range in New Mexico. This event continues S&T's efforts from the 2016 and 2017 First Responder Electronic Jamming Exercises. 

Virtual First Responder Capitol Hill ShowcaseApril 5, 2022, at 10:00 a.m. EST on MS Teams to hear directly from S&T experts, first responders, and more. You will discover how S&T is mobilizing technology and pushing the boundaries of science to build a safer and more resilient future. 

SVIP Topic Call: Flood Data Collection & Analysis Industry Day WebinarMarch 31, 2022, 12:30 – 2:30 p.m. EST, SVIP in partnership with FIMA and FEMA, will host a virtual Industry Day to discuss the newly released Flood Data Collection & Analysis topic call. 

SBIR Showcase for First RespondersMarch 30, 2022, from 1 - 4:30 p.m. ET to learn how SBIR awardees are working to help meet first responder technology needs.

SVIP Topic Call: Securing Soft Targets Industry Day WebinarMarch 22, 2022, 12:30 – 2:30 p.m. EST, SVIP in partnership with S&T’s Securing Soft Targets Program in the Office of Mission and Capability Support (MSC) and TSA, will host a virtual Industry Day to discuss the newly released Securing Soft Targets topic call. 

IPAWS Equips Emergency Management with Tools to Protect the PublicFebruary 3, 2022, 1-2:15 p.m. EST (10-11:15 a.m. PST), the second installment of the New Phase of Emergency Alerting Webinar Series was held.

LRBAA Today Explosives Detection Webinar - The LRBAA Today: Explosives Detection webinar on Tuesday, February 1, at 2 p.m. ET, to hear about the work currently being pursued under two LRBAA topics.

Whole-of-Government Virtual R&D Showcase - June 21 - August 9, 2021. This four-part series features expert panels and exclusive content highlighting how U.S. government research organizations are investing in innovation to secure our future now and ensure no community is left behind.


Last Updated: 11/29/2022
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