Homeland Defense Academic Symposium
The inaugural North American Aerospace Defense Command (NORAD) and U.S. Northern Command (USNORTHCOM) Homeland Defense Academic Symposium was held virtually from Dec. 1-3, 2020. It featured briefings, panel discussions, moderated paper presentations, keynote speakers, and a tabletop exercise focused on homeland defense issues at the unclassified level. Symposium content included research submissions from the 2019 call for proposals or abstracts from North American academics (United States and Canada) in subject areas relevant to NORAD and USNORTHCOM missions, operations and procedures.
PETERSON SPACE FORCE BASE, Colo. – Writing award plaques, with the names of award recipients, lay on display at the conclusion of the 2020 Homeland Defense Symposium held virtually at North American Aerospace Defense Command and U.S. Northern Command Headquarters, Dec. 1-3, 2020. The award winners included Dr. Nancy Teeple, practitioner category, and Attila Arslaner and Petro Voyatzakis, student category.