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2022 Great Lakes Law Enforcement Training Conference

May 10, 2022 - May 12, 2022

The 2022 Great Lakes Homeland Security Training Conference and Expo will be held on May 10-12, 2022 at the DeVos Place in Grand Rapids, Michigan, hosted in partnership by the Michigan State Police, Emergency Management and Homeland Security Division, the FBI, and the Michigan Department of Health and Human Services.

Watch the video below for highlights from the 2019 GLHS Training Conference and Expo!


May 10, 2022

  • The Shifting Cyber Security Threat Landscape
  • The Nashville Christmas Bombing of 2020: Coordinating the Response with limited communication capabilities

May 11, 2022

Block 1

  • A Playground for Threat Actors & Scammers
  • Healthcare Supply Chain Management
  • Private Sector and Governmental Agency Collaboration to Safeguard the Homeland
  • Investigations and Its Role in Cyber Security
  • Arizona’s Statewide Threat Assessment System Called S.T.A.M.P
  • Creating and Sustaining a Safe School Environment

Block 2

  • Weapons of Mass DestructionBiological Threats
  • Chemical Security and the First Responder
  • DHS Intelligence and Analysis Updates, Cyber Security Considerations, and the Role of the Cyber Security Advisor (CSA)
  • Tactical Emergency Medical Support: It’s Role During Active Violence, Civil Unrest, and Other Critical Incidents
  • FBI Detroit’s Evidence Response Team: Assets and Capabilities to Assist State and Local Law Enforcement
  • Averting Targeted School Violence: A U.S. Secret Service Analysis of Plots Against Schools

Block 3

  • Emergency Response Planning for Afghan Arrivals
  • UAS Strategies for Law Enforcement
  • Homeland Security Investigations and Its Role in Cyber Security
  • Cultural Competency/Future of BLUE
  • Tribal Sovereignty and Emergency Preparedness
  • Averting Targeted School Violence: A U.S. Secret Service Analysis of Plots Against Schools

Block 4

  • Mass Fatality Planning and Michigan’s Fatality Management Plan
  • NYPD Operation Sentry
  • Current Trends in Fraud
  • Illicit Use of Virtual Assets
  • Key Takeaways from the 2018 Ransomware Attack on Colorado Department of Transportation
  • Behavior Threat Assessment and Management (BTAM): What It Is and What It Is Not

Block 5

  • Active Shooter Preparedness and Response
  • Chemlock
  • The Problem of Increasing Violence Against EMS personnel
  • Michigan Intelligence Operations Center (MIOC) Physical Security Assessment Tool
  • Ethical Guidelines for the Allocation of Scarce Medical Resources
  • Cyber Threats to the K-12 Community

May 12, 2022

  • Germ Warfare – A Very Graphic History
  • Weapons of Mass Destruction – Cesar Sayoc Case Study
  • Diversified Risks: An Overview of the Current Terrorism Threat Landscape


May 10, 2022
May 12, 2022
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DeVos Place
303 Monroe Ave NW
Grand Rapids, MI 49503 United States
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