IN THEIR OWN WORDS...

DEAR LEFT OF BOOM CONFERENCE PARTICIPANTS,

"This Left of Boom Conference brings together experts to create greater awareness of the possibilities emerging from distruptive digital technologies."

Amb. Venkatesan Ashok (Consul General of India SFO, 2018)

"Left of Boom attracts intellectuals and experts to discuss trending issues such as border and cyber security, human trafficking, law enforcement and infrastructure protection."

Consul General Nasimi Aghayev (Consul General of the Republic of Azerbaijan LA, 2018)

"Since its inception, the Left of Boom Conference has demonstrated a commitment to promoting effective discussion related to threat mitigation among interconnected fields of study."

Senator Dianne Feinstein (United States Senator, 2018)

"As a Member of Congress, I appreciate your efforts in strengthening security through innovative solutions and problem solving."

Representative Susan A. Davis (Congress of the United States, 2018)

"The quest for proactive solutions to global challenges in fields ranging from healthcare to national security is more important than ever."

Representative Scott Peters (Congress of the United States, 2018)

"I hope you have a successful and enjoyable conference."

DA Summer Stephan (San Diego County District Attorney, 2018)

"I am encouraged by your commitment to continue to make a positive impact on our region and international community."

Supervisor Bill Horn (San Diego County Board of Supervisors, 2018)

"Having attended the previous conference in May 2017, I can say without reservation that it will be an outstanding event."

Director General Thomas A. Tass (BORDERPOL, 2018)

"The high quality of presentations and discussions at the past conference and the range of key topics covered have impressed me."

Head of Secretariat - Mikhail Kashubsky (International Network of Customs Universities, 2018)

"As the name of the conference, "LEFT OF BOOM" signifies, it looks for solutions to issues, as an effort to address them before they become problems."

Michael W. Lowder (Director, Office of Intelligence, Security, and Emergency Response - U.S. Department of Transportation, 2018)

"In our increasingly uncertain world, bringing together the best and the brightest of the public and private sectors has never been more important."

Royce G. Walters (Assistant Director, Terrorism and Border Security Directorate - INTERPOL Washington, 2017)

"...this further creates a common platform towards solving challenges that are often difficult to solve through other methods."

Robert Ireland (Head of Research Unit, World Customs Organization - WCO, 2017)

"(Left of Boom)...attendees offer an innovative platform to launch new partnerhsip and strengthen existing associations."

Ivette Jorge (Small Business Specialist, U.S. Customs and Border Protection, 2016)

"I look forward to discussing....all potential projects that can have a postive impact in Baja California Region, especially towards strengthening our regional security and securing the international border with the United States."

Perla Ibarra Leyva (Attorney General for the State of Baja California, Mexico, 2016)