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​​​​​​​​​​​​Monda​​​y, September ​​2​5 | 8:30 am - 10:00 am

Opening Keynote: George W. Bu​​​​sh

​​Bush-web.jpg43rd President of the United States
Founder of the George W. Bush Presidential Center​
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On Monday morning, George W. Bush—the 43rd President of the United States and author of the bestselling memoir Decision Points (2010), a candid account of the defining decisions in his presidency and personal life—will share insights on his eight years in the White House, his experiences with world leaders, the nature of public leadership and decision making, and his perspective on current domestic and international issues.

NOTE: No photography or video allowed during this presentation. This session is off-the-record and closed to media. The following are NOT permitted:

  • Weapons of any kind, including all knives
  • Pepper spray
  • Large bags, including large tote bags, suitcases, roller bags, briefcases, laptop bags, backpacks, event bags, etc.—a standard guideline to follow is the NFL stadium bag guidelines
  • Coats
  • Umbrellas
  • Selfie sticks
  • Air horns or noisemakers​​

​SponsorAltronix ​​

Tuesday, Se​​ptemb​​er 26 | 8:30 am - 10:00 am

The Technology Integration of Man

Klososky-web.jpg​​​Scott Klo​sosky
International Speaker and Author
Future Point of Vie​w
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Join us on Tuesday morning, when world-renowned futurist Scott Klososky takes the keynote stage to explore the integration of technology in our lives—from wearables and implantables to the rapid growth of AI and augmented reality—and offer a glimpse of implications and what the future holds for businesses and security professionals alike.​

Wednesday, September 27 | 8:30 am - 10:00 am

Remembering Patriots’ Day: The Hunt for the Tsarnaev Brothers and the True Meaning of #BostonStrong

Davis-web.jpg​​​Edward F. Davis, III
Former Police Commissioner
Boston Police Department
Full bio​

DesLaurier-web.JPG​​Rick DesLauriers
Former Special Agent in Charge (SAC)
Boston Division, FBI​
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As leads of the Boston Marathon bombing incident, Retired FBI Special Agent Richard DesLauriers and Former Boston Police Department Commissioner Ed Davis will share how teamwork and information sharing across federal, state, and local law enforcement agencies and the private sector led to the capture of the Tsarnaev Brothers—and how communities worldwide can benefit from their lessons learned.​

Thursday, September 28 | 8:30 am - 10:00 am

Closing keynote to be announced soon!​