Partners in Prevention: Pragmatic Steps To 21st-Century Public-Private Partnerships
|Date||Thursday, May 29, 2014|
|Time||9:00 AM – 10:30 AM|
|Location||The Stimson Center, 1111 19th Street NW, 12th Floor, Washington, DC 20036|
Following an 18-month collaboration with industry, Stimson's Partners in Prevention Task Force unveils targeted recommendations for modernizing public-private cooperation to advance both US security and economic competitiveness.
Keynote remarks by:
Deputy Assistant to the President for Homeland Security
Also featuring a panel of industry leaders including:
VP, Strategic Export Control, Rolls-Royce North America
President, CH Powell Co.
Senior Manager, International Trade & Energy Policy, Cisco
Engaging industry is now essential in addressing transnational security challenges ranging from the proliferation of dual-use goods and technologies to trafficking in drugs, arms and other contraband. The Stimson Center and the National Foreign Trade Council invite you to a discussion on how government and industry can more effectively promote both security and economic competitiveness for sustainable public-private partnerships.
About the Task Force: Following over 18 months of collaboration with high-tech manufacturers and service providers, transport and logistics firms, and insurance providers, Stimson’s Partners in Prevention Task Force issued its recommendations to US government and industry stakeholders for targeted, pragmatic steps to partnerships that better serve the interests of both constituencies. The Task Force was chaired by Jay Cohen (RADM, USN, Ret) and included business leaders with senior-level experience at organizations including Allergan, Liberty Mutual, Maersk Line, and the US Council for International Business.
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