Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI)
The FBI is an intelligence-driven and threat-focused national security organization with both intelligence and law enforcement responsibilities that is staffed by dedicated cadre of more than 30,000 agents, analysts, and other professionals who work around the clock and across the globe to protect the U.S. from terrorism, espionage, cyber attacks, and major criminal threats, and to provide its many partners with services, support, training, and leadership.
Department of Homeland Security (DHS)
The Department of Homeland Security has a vital mission: to secure the nation from the many threats we face. This requires the dedication of more than 240,000 employees in jobs that range from aviation and border security to emergency response, from cybersecurity analyst to chemical facility inspector.
Upper Midwest Security Alliance (UMSA) and Secure360
The Upper Midwest Security Alliance (UMSA), a non-profit organization, produces the annual Secure360 Conference. UMSA serves business, government, and education professionals in the center of the American landscape. Brought together in 2004 to explore professional security integration opportunities, the UMSA member organizations created Secure360. This collaborative, multi-faceted conference presents a unique opportunity to experience national-quality conference without traveling to Orlando or Las Vegas.
Infragard National Members Alliance (INMA)
The Infragard National Members Alliance's (INMA) mission is to provide a trusted forum for the exchange of knowledge, experience and information related to the protection of our nation's critical infrastructure from both physical and cyber threats.
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