With over 450 security experts representing the full spectrum of the aviation industry, this is the security event to attend to expand your networks.
AVSEC World in
Miami, Florida, USA, will showcase the dynamic security environment and provide a forum to address the challenges that the industry faces. The Conference unites professionals in the security sphere to discuss current issues and actions to be taken to manage risks in the aviation industry today.
Alexandre de Juniac, Director General and CEO of IATA
Have a look at the AVSEC World 2019 Program (pdf)
We offer interactive workshops, panels, expert presentations and excellent networking opportunities. Come and join more than 450 security professionals who represent the entire industry! Throughout the course of the conference, we exchange ideas and operational experiences, learn practical new skills, and help construct the framework of the future of aviation security.
Cameron joined Smiths in 2003 serving in various sales and management roles leading market based teams across Asia Pacific from Singapore. In September 2010 Cameron became Managing Director of Australia and New Zealand and Director of Product Management based in Sydney leading the ANZ business and product development for the Integrated Systems product line. In March 2014 he was promoted to Regional Managing Director as Head of Mature Markets for Asia Pacific being responsible for ANZ, Hong Kong, Japan, Republic of Korea, and Singapore. In March 2016 Cameron was appointed to the role of Global Market Director – Aviation based in Detection HQ in London. This role works to the VP of Strategy and Marketing.Cameron has a BSc (Hons) & MEngSc in Project Management from the UNSW, Australia. He also holds an MSc from Cranfield University, UK.
John Miller was appointed Deputy Commissioner for Intelligence and Counterterrorism on Jan 8, 2014. Deputy Commissioner Miller oversees both the NYP Intelligence Bureau which is responsible for intelligence collection and analysis as well as the NYPD Counterterrorism Bureau operations, including the partnership in the FBI/NYPD Joint Terrorism Task Force, the nation first and largest JTTF. Deputy Commissioner Miller is the former Deputy Director of the Intelligence Analysis Division at the Office of the Director of National Intelligence (ODNI). It is there he served as part of the Analysis Division team to support the National Intelligence Managers and the Unifying Intelligence Strategies relating to global regions and threats. The Analysis Division is also home to the team that produces the President Daily Brief (PDB). Prior to service with the ODNI, Deputy Commissioner Miller served as Assistant Director of the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI), heading the Office of Public Affairs and serving as the FBI National Spokesman. In addition, Deputy Commissioner Miller was the accountable executive for developing a compliance system to ensure that the FBI mission as a member of the US Intelligence Community was being carried out.
The result was the Strategy Performance Sessions (SPS) lead by Director Robert Mueller. The SPS, similar to the Compstat system used by major police agencies, has become an effective tool to measure the effectiveness of the FBI intelligence programs. It brings the Director face-to-face over a live, secure video connection with the leadership and intelligence teams of the Bureau 56 field offices. Before joining the FBI, Deputy Commissioner Miller was the Commanding Officer, Counter Terrorism and Criminal Intelligence Bureau of the Los Angeles Police Department (LAPD). Prior to the LAPD, he served as the NYPD Deputy Commissioner, Public Information. Along with his service in law enforcement and intelligence, Deputy Commissioner Miller was a well-known journalist and author. He began his career as a reporter, working in local and network news at NBC and ABC. He was co-anchor of the ABC News show 20/20 with Barbara Walters and is the winner of eleven Emmy Awards, two Peabody Awards and two DuPont Awards.As a journalist, he was best known for his interview with terrorist leader Osama Bin Laden in Afghanistan, coverage of international terrorism and the events of 9/11. Deputy Commissioner Miller is the co-author of the New York Times Best-Seller The Cell: Inside the 911 Plot. He has served as an instructor at the FBI National Executive Institute and for the Defense Intelligence Agency Advanced Counterterrorism Analysis Course. He is a member of the International Association of Chiefs of Police and International Association of Bomb Technicians and Investigators.
Sally Nordeen is the Senior Director of Aviation Solutions for the AMERICAS business within Smiths Detection’s U.S. subsidiary. Smiths Detection manufactures specialized solutions for the detection and identification of narcotics, weapons, contraband, chemical, radiological and explosives materials. Its U.S. subsidiary manages programs for a variety of customers which include the Transportation Security Administration (TSA), the Canadian Air Transport Security Authority (CATSA) and the Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA).
In this capacity Sally is accountable for sales, business development and the strategic and tactical components of customer engagement for the US air transportation market and Canada. Sally joined Smiths Detection in 2017 as part of the Morpho Detection acquisition. She was with Morpho Detection since 2011 and served in various sales and management roles leading global market based teams in the aviation and critical infrastructure sectors. Sally has a BS in Engineering Management from the U. S. Military Academy at West Point and an MBA from Duke University – The Fuqua School of Business.
Andrew Stevens is an anchor/correspondent and Asia Pacific Editor at CNN based in Hong Kong. He has worked for television and the print media in Asia for 25 years, including 18 years with CNN, four years at CNBC as chief business correspondent and three years as Financial Editor at the South China Morning Post. He also was economics correspondent for the Press Association and a reporter for the Australian Financial Review in his home country of Australia. He has reported on many of the key political, economic and geo-political events that have shaped Asia-Pacific over the past two and a half decades and has interviewed state leaders across the region as well as key business leaders. He has reported closely on the rise of China, economically and politically, from Hong Kong and is a frequent commentator on the US-China relations. He has also led CNN's coverage of the aviation industry in Asia.
AVSEC 2019 is an excellent opportunity to showcase your products and solutions to the aviation community. Find out what kind of privileges we can offer to our sponsors and exhibitors!
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AVSEC 2019 is taking place at the Hilton Miami.The Hilton Miami Downtown is one of the finest Miami hotels.
The Hotel is centrally located on Biscayne Boulevard in the heart of downtown Miami, only 5 minutes from the Port of Miami, approximately 3 miles from South Beach and just 15 minutes from Miami International Airport.
You'll be exhilarated by the fresh feel of the attractive Miami Beach hotel in downtown Miami, Florida. Enjoy the spectacular panoramic western city views from the 7th floor roof top terrace pool. This urban oasis is the perfect place to enjoy the beautiful weather, while sipping cocktails or grabbing a snack from City Vu Pool Bar. Afterwards, sample the international flavors of Brisa Bistro's tantalizing cuisine. Combining plush comfort and modern design, Miami Florida hotel accommodations offer a truly stylish retreat.
When the day’s work is done, the Miami nightlife offers plenty of fun and exciting activities and entertainment. There are so many things to do in Miami, from Miami Heat games, concerts at the American Airlines Arena to world-class dining at Miami restaurants and of course, the sizzling South Beach nightlife.
Miami is a major center, and a leader in finance, commerce, culture, media, entertainment, the arts, and international trade.
The city has the third tallest skyline in the U.S. with over 300 highrises. Downtown Miami is home to the largest concentration of international banks in the United States, and many large national and international companies. For more than two decades, the Port of Miami, known as the "Cruise Capital of the World", has been the number one cruise passenger port in the world. It accommodates some of the world's largest cruise ships and operations, and is the busiest port in both passenger traffic and cruise lines. Metropolitan Miami is also a major tourism hub in the southeastern U.S. for international visitors, ranking number two in the country after New York City.
Miami offers a variety of things to see and do, and most of the times, under favorable weather conditions.
The cuisine of Miami is a reflection of its diverse population, with a heavy influence especially from Caribbean cuisine and from Latin American cuisine.
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