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PNNL is holding public events September 7–10 to remember and explore how science and technology developed before, during, and after that tragic day are making the United States and the world safer from large-scale terrorist events and natural disasters.
Voices of the First Responder—Reflections on 9/11 to Today
September 7, noon (PDT)
PNNL leaders with first responders from Seattle, Kirkland, Bellevue, and New York City will explore the transformational effect the attack had on the development of improved, lifesaving tools for first responders.
PNNL and National Security: 20 Years of Mission Impact
September 8, 5 p.m. (PDT)
Live public tour of PNNL facilities that have provided the U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) with solutions in airport security scanning and radiation detection at U.S. ports of entry.
PNNL and DHS—Perspectives on a 20-Year Partnership
September 10, 11 a.m. (PDT)
Former government officials and PNNL staff will reflect on the creation of DHS, its mission and vision, and the future of science and technology needed to support DHS and state, regional, and federal governments in the years to come.