Chemical Sector Security Summit 2017 (No registration fee, Houston)

2017 Chemical Sector Security Summit REGISTRATION FLIER




The Department of Homeland Security (DHS), National Protection and Programs Directorate (NPPD), Office of Infrastructure Protection (IP) and the Chemical Sector Coordinating Council invite you to attend the 2017 Chemical Sector Security Summit, July 19, 2017 through July 21, 2017 at the JW Marriott, Houston, Texas located directly across the Houston Galleria.


The Chemical Sector Security Summit serves as the annual event that brings together industry owners and operators, key government officials, first responders, and law enforcement to engage in face-to-face discussions and share the latest in security best practices. We look forward to hosting this year’s event in Houston—a major hub of the Chemical Sector–which facilitates in-person participation and the growing public-private partnership. Please see the attached registration flier for more information on key topics, and the benefits of attending.


Registration and Accommodations

Registration for the 2017 Chemical Sector Security Summit is OPEN! There is no registration fee associated with this event; you can register now by visiting the 2017 Chemical Sector Security Summit Registration Website.

A room block has been set up at the JW Marriott Houston Galleria. Reservations can be made by calling 1 (800) 228-9290 or (713) 961-1500 or Reserve online. The group code when making reservations is ACS. The cutoff date is July 4th, 2017. Rooms will be released after this date so you are encouraged to make your hotel reservations as soon as possible.


The 2017 Chemical Sector Security Summit commences on Wednesday, July 19 with “The Gathering” giving attendees an opportunity to check-in early, and mingle with government and industry chemical security experts who will share their knowledge and perspectives on cyber and physical security programs. Participants will also have access to various printed resources located through the pre-function area. A no-host social will immediately follow. For a list of confirmed experts who will be attending “The Gathering,” please see the “Agenda” tab on the Summit Registration Website.

On July 20 through July 21, the Summit offers a blend of general and concurrent breakout sessions covering a wide array of comprehensive topics important to the chemical security community.


Wednesday, July 19, 2017     
   Registration and Information 12:00 PM – 5:00 PM
   The Gathering 3:00 PM – 5:00 PM
   No-Host Social   5:00 PM
Thursday, July 20, 2017    
   Registration and Information  7:00 AM – 5:30 PM
   General Session      8:00 AM – 12:00 PM
   Concurrent Breakout Sessions 1:30 PM – 5:30 PM
 Friday, July 21, 2017    
   Registration and Information 7:30 AM – 1:15 PM
   General Session 8:30 AM – 1:05 PM


For more information, please visit or contact the Chemical Summit Team at

We look forward to seeing you at the 2017 Chemical Sector Security Summit in Houston, Texas.