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Thales Communications is a global leader in the development of battle-proven, software-defined, tactical radio equipment and solutions. Thales Communications provides critical communication capabilities for size-, weight- and power-constrained environments in the Tactical, Naval/Maritime, and Homeland Security/Public Safety domains throughout the globe.

For information on Thales Communications go to
www.thalescomminc.com

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ISSA promotes management practices to ensure the confidentiality, integrity and availability of organizational information resources. The ISSA provides resources to people and organizations, and works to raise the level of security and data privacy consciousness among information systems personnel in all organizations. The Baltimore Chapter is a local resource to be used by members and non-members alike.

For information on the Baltimore Chapter of ISSA go to
www.issa-balt.org

Anne Arundel Community College is a fully accredited, public, two-year institution offering credit programs leading to an associate degree, certificate or a letter of recognition. Students may prepare for transfer to a four-year institution or for an immediate career. AACC also offers extensive lifelong learning opportunities and noncredit, continuing education to those seeking career training or retraining, working to boost basic skills or pursuing new areas of interest.

For information on the Anne Arundel Community College go to
www.aacc.edu

Johns Hopkins University - Montgomery County Campus is focused on creating an interactive community of educators, students, researchers, corporations and government representatives where collaborative thinking and scientific discovery advance academic and economic development. Located minutes outside of Washington D.C., the Johns Hopkins University Montgomery County Campus boasts an ideal setting for academics and for research and corporate endeavors.

For information on the Johns Hopkins University - Montgomery County Campus go to
web.jhu.edu/mcc

L-3 Communications is a prime contractor in Command, Control and Communications, Intelligence, Surveillance and Reconnaissance (C³ISR), Government Services, Aircraft Modernization and Maintenance (AM&M) and has the broadest base of Specialized Products in the industry. L-3 is also a major provider of homeland defense products and services for a variety of emerging markets.

For information on L-3 Communications go to
www.l-3com.com

Lenel Systems International, Inc. is a leading provider of software and turnkey security systems for corporate and government markets.
Lenel focuses on developing products that enable organizations to effectively protect and manage their people, property and assets by maximizing IT and infrastructure investments.

For information on Lenel Systems go to
www.lenel.com

LeverageIS is an industry leader for complete Unified Communications networking solutions, structured cabling, network storage, wireless infrastructure,and information security (INFOSEC) through engineering, operations, and maintenance management for technology integration and deployment services across all of our customer verticals.  With our broad clientele, ranging from Federal government and public sector customers to Healthcare, Education and Small-Medium Businesses, Leverage Information Systems serves clients throughout the United States, Europe, and the Pacific Theatre.

For more information about Leverage Information Systems visit www.leverageis.com

Securitas is a world leader in security with 215,000 employees in more than 30 countries--mainly in Europe and North America—and is supported by over 2,000 local branches.

For information on the Securitas visit
www.securitas.com

Capitol College is the only independent college in Maryland dedicated to engineering, computer science, information technology and business. Capitol College is regionally accredited and offers associate, bachelor's and master's degrees, as well as professional development training and certificates. Capitol College remains committed to its mission through collaborations with business and government agencies, such as the NASA-supported Space Operations Institute, the National Security Agency, and Department of Homeland Security, which designated Capitol College a National Center of Academic Excellence in Information Assurance Education.

For information on Capitol College go to
www.capitol-college.edu

NOWHERETOHIDE.ORGis a service-disabled veteran owned small business dedicated to government agencies and private sector organizations effectively utilize strategy, technology, and business process improvement to achieve meaningful law enforcement and national security results. We use time-tested, down-to-earth strategies for helping you identify the root-causes of performance deficiencies, and then help to develop, implement, and evaluate corrective actions.

For information on the nowheretohide.org visit
www.nowheretohide.org

Telcordiasupports leading communications companies around the globe with a robust, end-to-end portfolio of software, services, and research that spans key functions including Planning & Engineering, Fulfillment, Service Delivery, and Service Management. Telcordia is one of the world's foremost providers of software and services for IP, wireline, wireless, and cable networks. Telcordia offers communications companies the elements they require to manage and grow their networks in an era of unprecedented global opportunity.

For information on the Telcordia visit
www.telcordia.com

TheTrainingCo.opened its doors in 1999 and is an internationally known producer of information security, e-discovery and digital forensics conferences and training as well as authors of numerous books on the subject areas. TheTrainingCo. produces two annual conferences: the Techno Security Conference in Myrtle Beach, SC, and the Techno Forensics Conference in Gaithersburg, MD. TheTrainingCo. hosts several TechnoTraining Boot Camps throughout the year on specific topics.

For information on the TheTrainingCo. visit
www.thetrainingco.com

Towson University, the largest comprehensive university in the Baltimore area, is nationally recognized for its excellent programs in the arts and sciences, communications, business, health professions, education, fine arts, and computer information systems. The university is located in the suburban community of Towson, Maryland, just eight miles north of downtown Baltimore. In 2002 Towson University was designated by the National Security Agency as a National Center of Academic Excellence in Information Security and Assurance Education. In 2004 Towson University was also recognized as a Center of Academic Excellence by the Department of Homeland Security. In 2004 Towson University's Office of Homeland Security was selected to serve as the administrative home for the (international) Colloquium for Information System Security Education (CISSE) . Towson University is preparing to launch a security institute, which will work with the private, public, federal and state sectors.

To learn more, please see http://homelandsecurity.towson.edu