The Command and General Staff College Foundation, Inc., is hosting a Homeland Security (HLS) Symposium at Fort Leavenworth, Kansas in conjunction with Kansas State University and the U.S. Army Command and General Staff College on March 14-15, 2011.
Attendance is by invitation only. If you are interested in participating, please contact the foundation.
About the Homeland Security Symposium
The Homeland Security Symposium at Fort Leavenworth is co-sponsored and hosted by the Command and General Staff College Foundation, Inc., and Kansas State University in support of the U.S. Army Command and General Staff College (CGSC). This symposium is a follow on to the Homeland Security Education Needs Analysis Workshop conducted in 2008.
Symposium Agenda (as of March 11, 12 p.m.)
Concurrent Session Descriptions (as of March 10, 5 p.m.) – Part of the symposium agenda is a selection of “Concurrent Sessions” from 1:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m., Tues., March 15. These sessions offer attendees educational opportunities to learn about various topics related to homeland security. Attendees will self select attendance to these sessions during registration on the morning of March 15, but should review the session descriptions prior to arrival at the symposium.
• Dress for the Monday evening reception is coat & tie/business suit and Class A or equivalent for military attendees.
• Dress for the remainder of the symposium is business casual (jacket, open collar shirt/no tie) and ACU/duty uniform for military attendees
References & Other Information
• U.S. Army Field Manual 3-28, Civil Support Operations with some supporting documents is available for download on the Combined Arms Center Website.
• The Azimuth is the official training bulletin of the Army National Guard. Vol. 7, No. 4, published in October 2010, is focused on discussion and review of the newest version of FM 3-28 released in August 2010. The two primary articles are: “Civil Support Operations Overview,” which is a basic overview of FM 3-28, and “Civil Support Operations and the National Guard,” which discusses how FM 3-28 applies to the National Guard.