Checkpoint of the Future: Evaluating TSA’s Innovation Task Force Initiative


This hearing will examine the work of the Transportation Security Administration’s Innovation Task Force initiative which seeks to demonstrate new and innovative security technologies at our nation’s airports. The Subcommittee will also hear from two of TSA’s partners in this initiative: Atlanta Hartsfield Jackson International Airport and the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey.

Opening Statements

Subcommittee Chairman John Katko (R-NY)
Opening Statement

Live Stream


Mr. Steve Karoly
Acting Assistant Administrator
Office of Requirements and Capabilities Analysis
Transportation Security Administration
U.S. Department of Homeland Security
Witness Testimony

Mr. Roosevelt Council, Jr.
General Manager Hatsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport
Department of Aviation
City of Atlanta, Georgia
Witness Testimony

Ms. Jeanne M. Olivier, A.A.E.
Assistant Director
Aviation Security & Technology
Security Operations and Programs Department
The Port Authority of New York and New Jersey
Witness Testimony

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