Seebald & Associates Facility Security Symposium

June 6th – June 8th at the New Orleans Marriott

One of the many premiere presentations:

Natural Disaster Response and Security – Rear Admiral Thomas Atkin, Coast Guard (ret.) and Commander John Lovejoy, Marine Safety Office Port Arthur Executive Officer – During this session, they will discuss Hurricane Katrina’s and Harvey’s impacts, the Coast Guard’s response and how security was managed.

Captain of the Port Panel – Facility Security from COTPs view: CAPT Kevin Oditt, Sector Commander Houston-Galveston and CAPT Kristi Luttrell, Deputy Sector Commander New Orleans.
This panel discussion will present the local Captain of the Port’s perspective on Facility Security inspections, issues, and policy challenges affecting MTSA regulated facilities in their area of responsibility.

Coast Guard Policy Changes and Regulatory Requirements: Transportation Worker Identification Credential enforcement and Facility Security Plan Cyber Security requirements – Lieutenant Commander, Yamaris Barril,  Office of Port and Facility Compliance, USCG – In this session, LCDR Barril will share the latest policy and regulatory changes regarding Transportation Workers Identification Credential (TWIC) final rule enforcement and the Cyber Security NVIC that will affect Facility Security Officers and regulated facilities in the near future. LCDR Barril will also discuss facility inspection violations from all MTSA regulated facilities over the past two years and respond to questions related to current policy and regulatory issues.