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Speakers

At the International Summit on Borders, you can get big-picture insights and critical details on trending security challenges and migration management issues in the U.S. and around the world. Here are some of the visionary leaders speaking at this year’s Summit:


Marwan Alomair

Head of Decision Support, Saudi Customs


Robert Bonner

Principal, Bonner ADR & Consulting, Former CBP Commissioner


Brenda Brockman Smith

Executive Assistant Commissioner, Trade, U.S. Customs and Border Protection


Doug Browning

Principal, D.M. Browning & Associates, LLC; Former CBP Deputy Commissioner


Jim Canham

Managing Director, Border Services, Accenture


Donald Conroy

Executive Director, National Targeting Center (NTC), U.S. Customs and Border Protection (Confirmed)


Mark Crabtree

Capabilities Planning Director, Home Office, UK Border Force


Martyn Dunne

Former Director General, Ministry for Primary Industries New Zealand; Former Head of NZ Customs Service; Former Chair WCO; Former NZ Ambassador to Australia


Thomas L. Friedman

Pulitzer Prize Winning Author and Foreign Affairs Columnist, New York Times (Confirmed)


Krum Garkov

Executive Director, eu-LISA (Confirmed)


Laurie Garrett

Pulitzer Prize winning writer, Columnist for Foreign Policy, Science Contributor for NBC and author of several books including The Coming Plague: Newly Emerging Diseases in a World out of Balance


Gloria Guevara

President and CEO, World Travel and Tourism Council (Confirmed)


Lars Karlsson

Managing Director, KGH Global Consulting; Former Director World Customs Organization and Swedish Customs


Sabine Henzler

Director for International Affairs, DG TAXUD (Confirmed)


Dana Lorenze

Senior Vice President Global Customs, Expeditors (Confirmed)


Alejandro Mayorkas

Partner, Wilmer Cutler Pickering Hale & Dorr LLP; Former Deputy Secretary, United States Department of Homeland Security; Former Director, U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services


Kevin McAleenan

Chairman, Pangiam; former Acting Secretary of Homeland Security; former Commissioner, U.S. Customs and Border Protection (Confirmed)


Olivier Onidi

Deputy Director General, Home Affairs, EU Commission (Confirmed)


Michael Pezzullo

Secretary, Department of Home Affairs, Australia (Invited)


Tom Ridge

First Secretary, U.S. Department of Homeland Security (Confirmed)


Diane Sabatino

Deputy Executive Assistant Commissioner, Office of Field Operations, U.S. Customs and Border Protection (Confirmed)


Norman T. Schenk

Vice President, Global Customs Policy & Public Affairs, UPS (Confirmed)


Dominik Schnichels

Director for Customs Policy, DG TAXUD (Confirmed)


Christine Stevenson

Chief Executive and Comptroller, New Zealand Customs Service (Confirmed)


Tony Smith

Managing Director, Fortinus Global; Former Director General, U.K. Border Force


Seth Stodder

Partner, Holland & Knight; Former Assistant Secretary for Policy, Department of Homeland Security