04-10-2017 - Neak Media LLC of Riverside, CT announces the co-location of the 5th Annual Maritime Security West Conference with the 29th Annual Marine Law Enforcement Conference to take place on Sept. 20-22, 2017 in Tacoma, WA.

In its’ 5th year, Maritime Security West brings together representatives from the federal, state, local, academic and private stakeholders to address security challenges, best practices and resources critical to the security of coastal waters and commercial/recreational ports.  This program consists of on-water demonstrations/exercises, workshops, keynote sessions and an exhibit of the latest technologies and solutions.

In its’ 29th year, the Marine Law Enforcement Conference hosted by WA State Parks and Recreation Commission convenes all local and state law enforcement agencies in the state of WA that has responsibilities for the coastal and inland waterways.  The Program provides on-water and classroom trainings for all officers involved.  The program also includes an award luncheon that honors officers for their extraordinary efforts and achievements.

Together, these two programs will bring together all stakeholders in the maritime security community including the following organizations:JiontSessions

  • U.S. Coast Guard
  • U.S. C.B.P.
  • U.S. D.O.J.
  • U.S. D.O.D.
  • D.H.S. Headquarters, Regional and Local Offices/Agencies
  • Policy Makers
  • Research and Development Organizations
  • State and Local Law Enforcement Agencies
  • Private technologies and solutions providers
  • Tactical Vessel Builders
  • International Government, Law Enforcement and Military
  • Ports and Maritime Facilities Professionals
  • International Ports Professionals

With the entire maritime security community under one roof, many perspectives will be shared and cross agency collaboration will be fostered.  In 2016, the co-located program in Everett, WA hosted over 300 participants and 40 exhibiting companies.  Participants represented many parts of the U.S., Canada and foreign attendees hailing from as far as Guam and New Zealand.

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About Neak Media LLC.

Neak Media LLC is an information providing firm based in Riverside CT.  Neak Media LLC’s mission is to educate and inform the homeland security community through its presence on the web at and and through its’ conferences and training programs.  

Contact:  Sareth Neak, President, 203-990-3131, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.