7:30am Registration, Continental Breakfast & Networking

Welcome and Opening Remarks

David Gruber
Vice President of Cyber Initiatives, Merlin International


Panel Discussion
IMPACT:  The Reality of a Massive Cyber Attack

J.J. Green [Moderator]
National Security Correspondent, WTOP

Roger Cressey
Senior Vice President, Booz Allen Hamilton and former Deputy of Counterterrorism, U.S. National Security Council, Office of the White House

William (Billy) O'Brien
Director of Operations, Center for Security & Privacy Solutions, Deloitte & Touche and former Director of Cyber Security Policy at the White House

Andy Purdy
Chief Cyber Security Strategist, Computer Sciences Corporation and formerly with the National Cyber Security Division of DHS and US-CERT

9:30am Networking and Coffee Break
9:45am Session 1-A
Protecting Against the Overlooked Cyber Threat – The Privileged Insider
Session Overview

Session 1-B
Advanced Persistent Threats: Winning the Battles–and the War–One Battle at a Time
Session Overview

Session 1-C
Meeting the Federal Requirements for Port-Based Access Control
Session Overview
10:25am Transition Break
10:30am Session 2-A
Breaking the Security Insanity Cycle
Session Overview
Session 2-B
SWOT Analysis: Social Networking and Network Security
Session Overview
Session 2-C
Secure Your Network from Looming Threats or Phantom Menaces
Session Overview

Closing Panel – Plenary Session
Federal Executive Perspectives on Cybersecurity Challenges and Opportunities

Christopher Dorobek [Moderator]
Editor and Publisher, The DorobekInsider

Bruce Brody
CEO, New Cyber Partners, LLC and former Associate CIO for Cyber Security at the Department of Energy and CISO, Department of Veterans Affairs

Michael Kaiser
Executive Director, National Cyber Security Alliance

Marc Noble
Director of Government Affairs, (ISC)²

Daud Santosa
Chief Technology Officer, National Business Center, Department of the Interior

Simon Szykman
Chief Information Officer, Department of Commerce

Rod Turk
Director, Office of Organizational Policy and Governance, U.S. Patent and Trademark Office, Department of Commerce


Wrap-Up and Closing Remarks

David Gruber
Vice President of Cyber Initiatives, Merlin International


Technology Showcase and Networking
Light Lunch Served

After the seminar, enjoy lunch, network with other cybersecurity professionals and see exclusive cybersecurity technology demonstrations from 14 participating cybersecurity companies serving the U.S. Federal Government. Read more about the Participating Companies.