Subcommittee Hearing: Examining DHS Science and Technology Directorate’s Engagement with Academia and Industry

May 19, 2015 2:00 PM | 311 Cannon House Office Building Washington, D.C. 20515

This hearing will examine how the Department of Homeland Security’s (DHS) Science and Technology Directorate collaborates with academia on relevant research topics and partners with industry on the development and acquisition of products for DHS. 

Opening Statements

Rep. John Ratcliffe, R-Texas, Subcommittee Chairman
Opening Statement [PDF]

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Mr. Jake Parker
Government Relations
Security Industry Association
Witness Statement [PDF]

Mr. Marc Pearl
President and Chief Executive Officer
Homeland Security and Defense Business Council
Witness Statement [PDF]
Witness Truth in Testimony [PDF]

Dr. Samuel Aronson
American Physical Society
Witness Statement [PDF]
Witness Truth in Testimony [PDF]