2022 Transportation Security Symposium

AGENDA

Monday, January 31 

2:00 PM: State of Transportation Security 

David Pekoske, Administrator, TSA 

Patricia Cogswell, Partner at Guidehouse & Former Deputy Administrator, TSA

Steve Karoly, Former Assistant Administrator, TSA

 

Tuesday, February 1 

2:00 PM: Information Security at TSA 

Russell Roberts, Chief Information Officer and Assistant Administrator for the Office of Information Technology, TSA 

Robert Fortner, Deputy Chief Information Officer, TSA 

Darryl Gingles, Executive Director for Information Assurance & Cybersecurity/Chief Information Security Officer (CISO), TSA 

 

Wednesday, February 2

2:00 PM: Contracting & Procurement Overview: IT, HC, Mission Essentials

J. William Weinberg, Head of Contracting Activity. Assistant Administrator for Contracting & Procurement

Dina Thompson, Deputy Head of Contracting Activity, Deputy Assistant Administrator for Contracting & Procurement

C.J. DeBernard, Director, Enterprise Information Technology Acquisition Division, TSA

Vincent Gibson, Director, Workforce & Enterprise Operations Acquisition Division, TSA

William Dorwart, Director, Mission Essentials Acquisition Division, TSA

 

Thursday, February 3

2:00 PM: Physical Security at TSA

Larry Smith, Assistant Administrator/ Chief Administrative Officer, Security and Administrative Services, TSA 

Andrea Gaddy-Smith, Deputy Chief Security Officer, TSA 

Regina Hart, Branch Chief, TSA 

 

Friday, February 4

11:00 AM: Innovation at TSA

Dan McCoy, Chief Innovation Officer, TSA 

Austin Gould, Assistant Administrator, Requirements and Capabilities Analysis, TSA 

 

Monday, February 7 

11:00 AM: Surface Operations at TSA 

Sonya Proctor, Assistant Administrator, Surface Operations, TSA 



 

Tuesday, February 8 

2:00 PM: Acquisition Management at TSA 

Keith Goll, Deputy Assistant Administrator, Requirements and Capability Analysis, TSA

Mario Wilson, Assistant Administrator,  Acquisition Program Management, TSA 

 

Wednesday, February 9

2:00 PM: Contracting & Procurement Overview: Small Business, Contracting Credentialing and Vetting Systems, PreCheck, Secure Flight, Physical Security, Explosive Detection Canine, Security Technology 

J. William Weinberg, Head of Contracting Activity. Assistant Administrator for Contracting & Procurement

Dina Thompson, Deputy Head of Contracting Activity, Deputy Assistant Administrator for Contracting & Procurement

Robert Boone, Director, Small Business Programs, TSA

Robyn Towles, Director, Credentialing, Screening & Intelligence Acquisition Division, TSA

Kerry Toscano, Director, Security Technology Acquisition Division, TSA