Securing our Ports Against Terror: Technology, Resources and Homeland Defense
Full Committee Hearing

Subcommittee on Terrorism and Homeland Security
Date: Tuesday, February 26, 2002
Time: 03:15 PM

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The Senate Committee on the Judiciary Subcommittee on Technology, Terrorism, and Government Information hearing on "Securing our Ports Against Terror: Technology, Resources and Homeland Defense" will be held at 3:15 p.m. on Tuesday, February 26, 2002 in Room 226 of the Dirksen Senate Office Building.

Senator Feinstein will preside.


Panel I

  1. Ms. Bonni G. Tischler
    Assistant Commissioner, Office of Field Operations
    United States Customs Service
  2. Capt. William G. Schubert
    Maritime Administrator
    United States Department of Transportation
  3. Rear Admiral Kenneth T. Venuto
    Director of Operations Policy
    United States Coast Guard

Panel II

  1. Mr. Richard Steinke
    Chairman of the Board, American Association of Port Authorities, and
    Executive Director, Port of Long Beach
    Long Beach , CA
  2. Ms. F. Amanda DeBusk
    Former Assistant Secretary for Export Enforcement, United States Commerce Department, and
    Former Commissioner, Interagency Commission on Crime and Security in U.S. Seaports
    Washington , DC
  3. Mr. Rob Quartel
    Chairman and CEO, FreightDesk Technologies, Inc., and
    Former Member, United States Federal Maritime Commission
    McLean , VA
  4. Mr. Charles Upchurch
    President & CEO, SGS Global Trade Solutions, Inc., and
    Representative, Global Alliance for Trade Efficiency
    New York , NY
  5. Mr. Kim E. Petersen
    Executive Director
    Maritime Security Council
    Fort Lauderdale , FL