The 18th annual IEEE Symposium on Technologies for Homeland Security (HST ’18), will be held 2 – 3 May 2018, in the

greater Washington D.C. area. This symposium brings together innovators from leading academic, industry, businesses,

Homeland Security Centers of Excellence, and government agencies to provide a forum to discuss ideas, concepts,

and experimental results.

2 - 3 May 2018 Crystal City, VA USA
2018 IEEE International Symposium on Technologies for Homeland Security
Important Information
Prevent Terrorism and Manage Incidents Lance Fiondella, UMass, Dartmouth Kenneth Crowther, MITRE Enhance Biometrics & Forensics Eric Schwoebel, MIT Lincoln Laboratory James L. Wayman, San Jose State University  
Paper Extended Abstract and Poster Abstract Deadline: October 16, 2017 Download CALL FOR PAPERS & POSTERS
We are currently seeking technical paper and poster session submissions in each of the following areas:  Secure Cyberspace Enhance Biometrics and Forensics Secure Land & Maritime Borders Prevent Terrorism & Mange Incidents Papers examining the feasibility of transition to practice will also be considered. This year, papers focused on DHS high priority technology gaps will be of particular interest. All areas will cover the following common topics: Strategy and threat characterization, operational concepts, risk analysis; Modeling, simulation, experimentation, and exercises & training; and Testbeds, standards, performance and evaluations.
SECURE CYBERSPACE
ENHANCE BIOMETRICS AND FORENSICS
SECURE LAND & MARITIME BORDERS
PREVENT TERRORISM & MANAGE INCIDENTS
Technical Program Committee Chairs
Secure Land and Maritime Borders Karen Panetta, Tufts University Rich Moro, Raytheon John Aldridge, MIT Lincoln Laboratory Secure Cyberspace Claire Applegarth, The MITRE Corporation Mark Peters, The MITRE Corporation
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Produced by IEEE with technical support from DHS S&T, IEEE, IEEE Boston Section, and IEEE-USA and organizational support from MIT Lincoln Laboratory, Raytheon, and MITRE.