& Security Information Analysis Digest

17 JANUARY 2023

HDIAC collects and publishes articles related to our technical focus areas on the web to share with the DoD community.


Senior Response Leaders Shown Latest Chemical, Biological Defense Technology Available for Disaster Response

Frederick, Md. – A group of senior leaders responsible for carrying out national disaster responses was recently shown the latest capabilities for responding to chemical, biological, radiological, and nuclear (CBRN) events. On November 30, personnel from the Joint Program Executive Office for CBRN Defense, along with the Air Force CBRN Defense Systems Branch and the…


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Military Working Dog CBRN Protection and Medical Countermeasures

Military working dogs are critical force multipliers to the U.S. Department of Defense. Protecting them in a chemical, biological, radiological, and nuclear (CBRN) environment is every bit as important as it is for their human counterparts. The Homeland Defense and Security Information Analysis Center (HDIAC) researched CBRN protective equipment, medical countermeasures, and items available in the medical stockpile at the request of a military veterinarian….

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Bombing Prevention Resources for Mitigating the Use of Explosives and IEDs Against Critical Infrastructure

The mission of the Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Agency’s Office for Bombing Prevention is to protect life and critical infrastructure by building capabilities within the public and across the private and public sectors to prevent, protect against, respond to, and mitigate bombing incidents. This session will look at threat landscape awareness products, training opportunities, and videos to…



The 92nd MORS Symposium

For over 55 years, the annual Military Operations Research Society (MORS) Symposium has been an opportunity for the national security community to exchange information, examine research, and discuss critical national security topics. Held in notable…

17th International Detonation Symposium

The International Detonation Symposium started in 1951 and was originally a Navy-sponsored discussion of about 17 papers. In subsequent years, it has been sponsored by U.S. Department of Defense and Energy labs and has grown…

Biometrics Institute US Strategy Forum

The Biometrics Institute provides an independent platform for discussion about the responsible, ethical, and effective use of biometrics. This year, the Biometrics Institute will be taking these conversations further seeking to create even more interaction…

The 2nd Annual Nuclear Energy Security Summit

This 2024 Summit is gathering an assembly of government and industry leaders, subject matter experts, and regional stakeholders to chart a transformative path for advanced nuclear power technology that aligns with both U.S. and international…

The 18th Annual RadWaste Summit

Connect with decision-makers from both commercial and federal radioactive waste sectors in one platform, gain first-hand insights on the latest industry updates, projects, and policies, and engage in collaborative discussions on topics ranging from safety…

Voice From the Community

Joseph Cole

Senior Operations Manager, KeyLogic Associates

Joseph Cole is the Senior Operations Manager for KeyLogic. He retired from the U.S. Environmental Protection Division- Criminal Investigation as a resident agent-in-charge, where he led the nation’s Environmental Taskforce. As a National Counterterrorism Evidence Response Team member, he was among the initial first responders after the 9/11 terrorist and 2001 Amerithrax attacks. He served in the U.S. Marines and was a commissioned officer in the Public Health Service, Navy, and Army, retiring from the Army as a Lieutenant Colonel.

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