Public Safety and Security Committee

The Public Safety and Security (PS&S) Committee's mission is to enhance the safety and security of airports by providing recommendations to industry and government for aviation safety and security policies, identifying and promoting best practices in aviation safety and security, and identifying and/or developing educational and technological resources that help accomplish airport safety and security objectives.


2017 Chair

Doug Mansel
Aviation Security Manager
Oakland International Airport

Committee Secretary
Christopher Bidwell
(202) 861-8081

Sean Cusson
(202) 293-4532

Chris Phelan
(613) 560-9302

Upcoming Events

  • May 18, 2017 - May 19, 2017 - Washington, DC
  • June 27, 2017 - June 28, 2017 - Herndon, VA
    Recent airport crises in North America and beyond have made effective crisis management planning and execution more important for airports than ever. This workshop will feature case studies from recent events, industry perspectives, managing real-...
  • September 17, 2017 - September 20, 2017 - Fort Worth, TX
    Join ACI-NA in Fort Worth, TX for the premier event that offers unparalleled education and networking opportunities for the leadership of North America's airports. The conference will allow attendees the chance to discover the latest trends in...
  • October 16, 2017 - October 19, 2017 - Arlington, VA
    Reconvene with your colleagues in airport safety and security, as well as officials from TSA, FAA and other regulators, to continue the conversation on the latest safety and security developments affecting U.S. and Canadian airports.