4th Annual National Small Business Conference

"Critical Infrastructure Opportunities"

15 - 17 May 2007

Houston, TXv


Wednesday, May 16, 2007

Department of Homeland Security Keynote Address:

  • Honorable Jay Cohen, Under Secretary for Science and Technology, Department of Homeland Security

Panel: Critical Infrastructure and Preparedness Panel

  • Mr. Antwane Johnson, Deputy Director, Critical Infrastructure Protection (EA), Office of the Assistant Secretary of Defense (HD & ASA)
  • Mr. Michael Matthews, Division Head (Acting) Infrastructure/Geophysical, Department of Homeland Security

Panel: Prime Contractor
Moderator: Mr. Ronald Perlman, Esq., Chair, Government Contracts Section, Buchanan Ingersoll & Rooney, PC; Vice Chair, NDIA Small Business Division


Thursday, May 17, 2007

Panel: Effective Infrastructure Marketing to the Federal Government

  • Mr. Wayne Simpson, Deputy Director, Office of Small Business, Department of Veterans Affairs