CISA at 2019 IWCE

Author: Ken Bradley, Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA) Office of External Affairs

The Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA) will be at the 2019 International Wireless Communications Expo (IWCE) at the Las Vegas Convention Center in Las Vegas, Nevada, from March 4 to 8.

This year CISA is partnering with the Department of Homeland Security Science and Technology Directorate (S&T) at the Exhibit Hall in Booth #715 or you catch us at one of the many panel discussions we’ll be participating in at the IWCE with our public safety partners:


CISA at IWCE Flyer

Tuesday, March 5th

P25 for the Future: New Products, Applications, Interoperability and Security

8:30 AM – 11:30 AM; Room N256

  • James Downes, Steve Nichols, Dominick Arcuri, Andy Davis, Jeremy Elder, Keith La Plant, Alan Massie, Justin Evans, Del Smith, Cindy Cast, Jim Holthaus, Robin Grier

Town Hall: COML Update: Managing Information at the Incident

10:00 AM – 10:45 AM; Room N253

  • Dusty Rhoads, Gerald Reardon, John Contestabile, Niki Papazoglakis

Wednesday, March 6th

Emergency Communication is Undergoing Unprecedented Change… Is Your State Ready?

10:15 AM – 11:30 AM; Room N2260

  • Mark Grubb, Brad Stoddard, Michael Garcia, Robert Coupe

Protections, Capabilities, and Real-World Deployments of Encryption Protocols

10:15 AM – 11:30 AM; Room N258

  • James Downes, Scott Wright, Steve Dyson, Alan Massie, John Bryant, Keith LaPlant, Andy Davis

Interoperability: ISSI, CSSI, DFSI

2:45 PM – 4:00 PM; Room N261

  • James Downes, Scott Wright, Justin Evans, Greg Jurrens, Andy Davis, Tom Burkett, Nick Pennance

Thursday, March 7th

Application Interoperability- The Next Holy Grail

11:45 AM – 1:00 PM; Room N261

  • Dusty Rhoads, Joshua Jack, Niki Papazoglakis

Friday, March 8th

Data Management at the Incident: The Role of the Information Technology Service Unit Leader

8:15 AM – 11:15 AM; Room N259

  • Dan Hawkins, Dan Wills, Wes Rodgers, Chris Lombard

For more information regarding CISA's participation in IWCE, please visit