Homeland Security Summit Opens

September 29, Amman, Jordan - Under the esteemed patronage of the Ministry Of Interior, Hashemite Kingdom Of Jordan; Fleming.'s 3rd Edition Middle East Homeland Security Summit commenced today at Le Royal Hotels & Resorts in Amman, Jordan. Hosted by the Directorate Of Gendarmerie - Hashemite Kingdom Of Jordan and supported by the by six security establishments of the Jordanian Government, the summit kicked-off with an inaugural address by His Excellency Hussein Al-Majali, Minister of Interior, Jordan followed by the opening address by Major General Ahmad Ali Al Sweilmeen, General Director of Gendarmerie Forces, General Directorate Of,Gendarmerie, Hashemite Kingdom Of Jordan.

Over 250 participants, comprising of high ranking security officials, policy makers and solution providers from across Middle East region, took part in multiple presentations and panel discussions that echoed the importance and necessity for a rigid and robust homeland security program. Highlights of the opening day included a presentation on 'Homeland Security: The Role Of Diplomacy ' by His Excellency Peter Millett, Ambassador, Embassy Of The United Kingdom in Jordan, and 'The Integration Of Nuclear Culture In Jordan National Culture' by Brigadier General Ph.D Moutasem Abushattal , Directorate of Planning Department, Director, Jordan. The summit also hosted other dignitaries who shared their vision on bolstering security landscapes and addressing newly emerging threats that are affecting the Middle East region.

Sponsors of the event, namely: Heckler & Koch Advantage, Explora Security Ltd, FSS Jordan, FireEye, Pinnacle Response Ltd., Saab, ISS Global, Culmen International, SkyDec, Infinova and Sec Technologies showcased their portfolio of products and services at the exhibition arena that was coupled with intensive networking amongst delegates, sponsors and dignitaries.