Presented By CyberSecurity Seminars 
Cybersecurity Contracting and R&D Opportunities Summit

May 11, 2010  |  7:300 AM - 3:30 PM  |  McLean Hilton, Tysons Corner, Va.


Register!The Cybersecurity Contracting and R&D Opportunities Summit will be the premier forum bringing together government officials and senior executives to discuss the emerging threats, R&D developments and contracting opportunities in cybersecurity. With Google’s pullout of mainland China and its partnership with the N.S.A. resulting from cyberattacks, with the creation of a new $1.5 billion U.S. Cyber Command, with the DHS pledging to hire 1,000 cybersecurity personnel in the next year alone, this conference could not be more timely and the faculty is world class. To Register, click here

Keynote Speakers:


Robert L. Carey

Chief Information Officer,
U.S. Department of the Navy

U.S. Rep. James Langevin
Chair, House Armed Services Committee’s Subcommittee on Strategic Forces which has oversight of the new US STRATCOM; Co-chair Congressional Cybersecurity Caucus
 
Christopher Painter
Director for Cybersecurity,
National Security Staff
The White House
 


Five Top Reasons to Attend:

1. Hear from prominent Government CIOs about their emerging spending and R&D needs in cybersecurity, including Darren Ash, CIO, U.S. NRC and Robert Carey, CIO, U.S. Navy, named one of the "10 Cyber Security Game Changers to Watch in 2010". 
 
2. Discover perspectives from one of the most knowledgeable Representatives about cybersecurity, Congressman James Langevin. He is Chair of the influential House Armed Services Committee’s Subcommittee on Strategic Forces which has oversight of the new U.S. Cyber Command.  He also co-chairs the Congressional Cybersecurity Caucus and was an original co-chair of the CSIS Commission on Cybersecurity. 
 
3. Hear an all-star lineup of government and private sector leaders discuss the war for cyber-talent. 
 
4. Understand the top cybersecurity R&D and spending priorities for 2011 and beyond. 
 
5. Network with top decision-makers from government entities such as the Department of Defense, the Department of Homeland Security, the National Institute of Standards and Technology, the U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission and from the House of Representatives.



General Information:

DATE:
May 11, 2010 
TIME: 7:30 AM - 3:30 PM 
LOCATION: McLean Hilton, Tysons Corner (7920 Jones Branch Drive, McLean, Virginia) 
REGISTRATION FEE:  
$595
$395 (Government & Military) 
To Register, Click Here 
Phone Inquires: 202-546-8903
Email info:
Parul Nath,
parul@techwiremedia.com
Group Rate: With purchase of 3 tickets, get one free. Contract parul@techwiremedia.com for info
Sponsorship Info: Contact Parul Nath, parul@techwiremedia.com


Speakers:
 
 
Darren Ash  
Deputy Executive Director for Corporate Management and Chief Information Officer,  
United States Nuclear Regulatory Commission (confirmed) 
 
Cita M. Furlani  
Director, Information Technology Laboratory, National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) (confirmed) 
 
Dr. Ronald P. Sanders 
Senior Executive Advisor/Human Capital and Learning, 
Booz Allen Hamilton (Former Federal Chief Human Capital Officer and OPM Official) (confirmed) 
 
Brenda Oldfield 
Director, Cyber Education & Workforce Development, National Cyber Security Division, U.S. Department of Homeland Security (confirmed)

Karen S. Evans 
Partner, KE&T Partners, LLC (former Administrator, E-Government and Information Technology at Executive Office of the President, Office of Management and Budget) (confirmed) 

Annabelle Lee, Senior Cyber Security Strategist, Computer Security Division, National Institute of Standards and Technology (confirmed)

Dr. Douglas Maughan
Program Manager, Cyber Security R&D Center, Science and Technology Directorate, U.S. Department of Homeland Security (confirmed)
 
Marcus H. Sachs 
Executive Director, National Security and Cyber Policy, Verizon (confirmed)

Major General USAF (Ret.) Dale W. Meyerrose
Vice President and General Manager of Cyber and Information Assurance, Harris Corporation (former CIO, The Office of the Director of National Intelligence) (confirmed) 

David Z. Bodenheimer
Partner, Crowell & Moring LLP (Head of Crowell & Moring’s Homeland Security Practice, Co-Chair of the ABA Science & Technology’s Homeland Security Committee and Vice Chair of the ABA Public Contract Law Section’s Cybersecurity Committee) (confirmed)
 
Agenda: 
 
7:30 - 8:15 a.m.
 
Registration and Continental Breakfast 
 
8:15-8:30 a.m.
 
Welcome and Introduction: Thomas K. Billington, Conference Host and C.E.O., CyberSecurity Seminars 
 
8:30 - 9:15 a.m.
 
Keynote: Robert L. Carey, Chief Information Officer, The Department of the Navy 
Cybersecurity in the Information Age (confirmed)
 
9:15 - 10:45 a.m.


Keeping On the Cutting Edge of Cybersecurity R&D: Winning The War for Cyber Talent

This panel will highlight potential "solutions" and skills which need to addressed as they relates to the building the cyber workforce of tomorrow. These solutions discussed should lead to cutting edge research and development to address areas such as:
The tools for automating continuous monitoring;
The skills along with what type of artifacts need to be produced to demonstrate results;
The modification of 'certification' requirements to concentrate on technical skills demonstrated;
Having the workforce to really reduce risks and not just address compliance through reports;
Developing programs to attract the talent into the cyber workforce profession at all levels.
 
(Moderator) Karen S. Evans, Partner, KE&T Partners, LLC (former Administrator, E-Government and Information Technology at Executive Office of the President, Office of Management and Budget) (confirmed)
Dr. Ronald P. Sanders, Senior Executive Advisor, Booz Allen Hamilton (former Chief Human Capital Officer, The Office of the Director of National Intelligence) (confirmed)
Robert L. Carey, Chief Information Officer, The Department of the Navy (confirmed)
Darren Ash, Deputy Executive Director for Corporate Management and Chief Information Officer, United States Nuclear Regulatory Commission (confirmed)
Cita M. Furlani, Director, Information Technology Laboratory, National Institute of Standards and Technology (confirmed)
Brenda Oldfield, Director, Cyber Education & Workforce Development, National Cyber Security Division, U.S. Department of Homeland Security (confirmed)
 
11:15 - 11:45 p.m.
Featured Presenter:

 Dr. Douglas Maughan, Program Manager, Cyber Security R&D Center, Science and Technology Directorate, U.S. Department of Homeland Security (confirmed)

11:45 – 12:45 p.m.

Lunch

12:45 -- 1:15 p.m.
Lunch Keynote
A Congressional Perspective on U.S. Cyber Command and Cybersecurity R&D
U.S. Rep. James Langevin

U.S. Defense Secretary Gates authorized the establishment of a U.S. Cyber Command in June, 2009.  Come hear U.S. Rep. James Langevin, Chair of the House Armed Services Subcommittee on Strategic Forces with oversight of U.S. STRATCOM. You will learn:

 How public-private partnerships can be strengthened with the U.S. Federal Government?
 How Congress is supporting federal cybersecurity efforts?
 What are the next priorities of the U.S. Congress in the realm of cybersecurity?

1:15 - 2:30 p.m. Federal R&D and Spending Priorities in Cybersecurity

 (Moderator) David Z. Bodenheimer, Partner, Crowell & Moring LLP (Head of Crowell & Moring’s Homeland Security Practice, Co-Chair of the ABA Science & Technology’s Homeland Security Committee and Vice Chair of the ABA Public Contract Law Section’s Cybersecurity Committee) (confirmed)
 Marcus H. Sachs, Executive Director, National Security and Cyber Policy, Verizon (confirmed)
 Major General USAF (Ret.) Dale W. Meyerrose, Vice President and General Manager of Cyber and Information Assurance, Harris Corporation (former CIO, The Office of the Director of National Intelligence) (confirmed)
 Annabelle Lee, Senior Cyber Security Strategist, Computer Security Division, National Institute of Standards and Technology (confirmed)

2:30 - 3:15 p.m. 

Keynote: Christopher Painter, Director for Cybersecurity, National Security Staff, The White House (confirmed) 
 
3:15 - 3:30 p.m.
 
Final remarks 
 
General Information: 
 
DATE:
May 11, 2010 
TIME: 7:30 AM - 3:30 PM 
LOCATION: McLean Hilton, Tysons Corner (7920 Jones Branch Drive, McLean, VA 22102) 
REGISTRATION FEE:  
$595
$395 (Government & Military) 
To Register, Click Here 
Phone Inquires: 202-546-8903
Email info:
Parul Nath,
parul@techwiremedia.com  
 
 
Who Should Attend: 
• Anyone with an interest in cybersecurity 
• Federal, state and local government contractors or those hoping to become contractors 
• Business development, marketing, sales, R&D and product development executives 
• Private practice attorneys 
• In-House Counsel 
• CEOs, Presidents, CIOs, CSOs 
• Executives from the Intelligence, Law Enforcement, Energy, Homeland Security, Defense, Transportation, Information Technology and Other Industries 
• Government officials from the Department of Homeland Security, the National Security Agency, the Central Intelligence Agency, the Department of Defense and other related agencies.


About Conference Organizer: 
 
CyberSecurity Seminars, a division of Cyber Education Institute LLC, produces world class educational seminars about the threats, challenges and opportunities related to protecting our nation’s critical cyber infrastructure.  
 
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