Dr. Mark A. Williamson
Director General, Defence Research and Development Canada - Centre for Security Science


Mark A. Williamson is Director General of Defence Research and Development Canada’s Centre for Security Science (DRDC CSS), which operates in partnership with Public Safety Canada. DRDC CSS leads the Canadian Safety and Security Program (CSSP) on behalf of the Government of Canada, a program whose mission is to strengthen Canada’s ability to anticipate, prevent/mitigate, prepare for, respond to, and recover from natural disasters, serious accidents, crime and terrorism through the convergence of science and technology (S&T) with policy, operations and intelligence. CSSP is designed to develop and sustain multi-jurisdictional networks for collaboration, to incentivize partnership to deliver innovative safety and security solutions, and to facilitate the transition of these enhancements, as well as S&T advice, to end-users. Follow us on Twitter @DRDC_RDDC (#DRDC_CSS and #CSSP_PCSS)