Visual Analytics for Command, Control, and Interoperability Environments

VACCINE Annual Meeting

September 26 – 27, 2013

Kurz Purdue Technology Center at Purdue Research Park

1281 Win Hentschel Blvd., West Lafayette, IN 47906 - Click here to map the address

(765) 588-3470

Purdue Campus Map

Kurz Purdue Technology Center Parking Map

Thursday September 26, 2013

8:00am Registration and Continental Breakfast

Welcome and Introduction

  • Dr. David Ebert, Director of VACCINE, Purdue University

Federal Security Challenges and University Partnership Opportunities

  • Mr. Mike Young, Federal Security Director, TSA
9:30am Break

USCG Visualization Needs - Supported by VACCINE!

  • Dr. Joe DiRenzo, Chief Ops Analysis and Performance, United States Coast Guard
10:15am Break

Panel 1: l Security and Safety Challenges Panel - Research Opportunities and Approaches

  • Dr. Joe DiRenzo, Chief Ops Analysis and Performance, United States Coast Guard
  • Mr. Edward Hertelendy, Program Analyst, TSA
  • Commander Kevin Hanson, United States Coast Guard
11:30pm Lunch and Technology Showcase

Panel 2: Gang Criminal Analytics Panel - Perspective on Data Challenges

  • Captain Scott Beamon, Indiana State Police, INGANG
  • Director John Blair, Cook County Sheriff's Police Department, Sheriff's Office Intelligence Center
  • Dr. Ed Delp, VACCINE PI, Purdue University
  • Ms. Lina Presley, Director of Operational Support, Indiana Department of Corrections
2:30pm Break

Panel 3: Public Safety Challenges Panel

  • Chief Pat Flannelly, Lafayette Police Department

  • Chief Kevin Ply, Purdue Fire Department

  • Sergeant Tom Gerber, Chief of Operations, Ohio State Highway Patrol

  • Chief Aaron Kusterman, Illinois State Police

4:00pm Wrap Up

Friday September 27, 2013

***Private Sessions***

Hotel Information

Holiday Inn City Centre

515 South Street Lafayette, IN 47901 l Phone 765.423.1000

Name of Block: VACCINE Center

Reservation Cutoff Date: 08/26/2013

15 rooms in our group block on 09/25, 09/26, 09/27 and 09/28

Single / Double Rate: $112.99  09/25 and 09/26 * per night

Single / Double Rate: $289.99 09/27 and 09/28 *per night


Courtyard by Marriott

150 Fairington Avenue Lafayette, IN 47905 l Phone 765.449.4800

Name of Block: Purdue VACCINE Center

Reservation Cutoff Date: 09/03/2013

10 rooms in our group block for dates 09/25/13 and 09/26/13

2 Queen Beds: $99 (5 rooms at this rate)

Standard King w/queen sofa sleeper: $99 (5 rooms at this rate)


VACCINE is dedicated to creating methods and tools to analyze and manage vast amounts of information for all mission areas of homeland security.

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VACCINE Newsletter

Volume 6: July 2013

Volume 5: June 2013

Volume 4: May 2013

Volume 3: April 2013

Volume 2: March 2013

Volume 1: February 2013