• OSAC meeting at Disneyland Paris

    April 09 2008, 09:00 - 09:00
    Location: Disneyland Paris

    The day-long meeting will include an explanation of the role of the Country Council from the Steering Committee and an invitation to join.  There will also be a series of speakers providing information on the topics that you requested in the last survey. Topics to be presented by our panel of experts will include: Terrorism Trends in Europe and France, Information Technology Security, Overall Security Environment/Crime Trends in France and Maghreb/Algerian Terrorism and Implications for U.S. Businesses Overseas.
    0900 Registration, coffee and networking time
    1000 Welcome                
    Disney CEO
    Disney Deputy CEO
    U.S. Embassy, Paris                    
    1030 Introduction of the OSAC Country Council and Nominations
    1100 Break
    1115 Security Strategies for U.S. Business Overseas
    Don Flynn, Vice President, Security Strategy Worldwide Walt Disney Parks and Resorts
    1200 Lunch, Compliments of Disneyland Resort Paris
    1245 Terrorism Trends in Europe and France: Laura Simmons, Western Europe Regional Coordinator Overseas Security Advisory Council, U.S. Department of State
    1345 Break
    1350 IT Security - State of the Art
    1420 Break
    1430 Overall Security Environment and Crime Trends in France: Jan Abbott, Regional Security Officer U.S. Embassy, Paris, U.S. Department of State
    1515 Break
    1520 Maghreb/Algerian Terrorism and Implications for U.S. Businesses Overseas: Louis Caprioli, GEOS
    1600 Thank you and Optional Special Event, Compliments of Disneyland Resort Paris

    Regional travel facilities (Metro/RER)
    From Paris, the RER line A4 (Regional Express Railway) takes you quickly to the heart of Disneyland Resort Paris... In just 35 minutes, you can be at the gates of a fairytale land where all your dreams come true!
    Just get out at the end of the line, Marne la Vallée/Chessy station, 100 metres from the gates of Disneyland Park.
    - From Paris:
    Take the "Périphérique" (Paris ring road), exit "Porte de Bercy" (south east of Paris), then follow "Metz / Nancy" on the A4 motorway eastbound. Disneyland Resort Paris Parks and Hotels are at exit 14, "Val d'Europe, Parc Disneyland".  The Davy Crockett Ranch, is at exit 13, "Provins / Serris".
    - From Roissy/Charles-de-Gaulle Airport:
    Leave the airport following the signs for "Marne La Vallée" until you come to the A104 ("La Francilienne"). After about 27 kilometres, leave the A104 for the A4, in the direction of "Metz / Nancy". Exit 13 is 9 kilometres further on, and exit 14, 12 kilometres.
    - From Orly Airport:
    When you leave the airport, head for "Paris" and follow the signs for "Créteil" on the A86. After 11 kilometres, join the A4, in the direction of "Metz/Nancy". Exit 13 is 27 kilometres further on, and exit 14, 30 kilometres.
    Once you arrive at Disney, proceed to New York Hotel and Convention Center. If you are driving, directions will be provided at park entrance.  Complimentary parking will be in front of the Convention Center. Map and further instructions will be forthcoming. 

    Attendance for the event is limited to 120 people, and we are already filling up fast. Please reserve your place by April 2. We encourage General Managers to attend. RSVPs can be sent to or called into
    Surely this is one meeting not to miss! We look forward to seeing you there! 
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