On August 12 at 1:50 p.m. PST, the Department of Homeland Security Science and Technology Directorate’s Silicon Valley Innovation Program (SVIP) is participating in IoT World Virtual: The Intersection of Industries and IoT Technologies. This is a virtual event bringing together the global IoT community to transform business in the new digital world. Melissa Oh, SVIP’s Managing Director, will conduct a panel discussion with SVIP performers about new challenges for securing our connected and smart communities. Join in to hear from SVIP start-up companies that are partnering with DHS to enhance capabilities that improve decision-making and help drive efficiencies. Also hear how SVIP is reshaping the way government and industry work together to enhance security and resilience for security operations nationwide.