U. S. Department of Homeland Security Breakout Session #1

Tuesday, October 4, 2016 - 3:00pm to 4:00pm

Room 204 A and B

"Southwest Border Security: An Operational Approach"

Lead Speaker:

COL Celestino T. Perez, Jr., Ph.D. G5, Deputy Chief of Staff for Plans United States Army North

Panelists: BG James R. Blackburn, Jr. Deputy Commanding General (Operations) United States Army North COL Mike Adams Director Operations, Plans and Training (J-3/5/7) Joint Task Force North United States Northern Command Chief E. Erik Moncayo Operations Section Joint Task Force – West Department of Homeland Security Chief Jesse Shaw United States Border Patrol Big Bend Sector Moderator: RADM Donald P. Loren United States Navy Retired Former Deputy Assistant Secretary of Defense Homeland Security Integration