The next summit will be held in DC on October 7, 2014 at AOL's office in Dulles. Register here.
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Some of the DC Cyber Summit Speakers are below. Interested in speaking in DC? Click here.
Truman National Security Project & Center for National Policy | Director, Cyberspace & Security Program
Matt Rhoades is the Director of the Cyberspace and Security Program at the Truman Project and Center for National Policy. He also directs the organization’s cybersecurity initiatives. Matt advises Members and congressional staff on foreign affairs and defense policy. Matt previously served as the Congressional Liaison with the Truman Project’s Operation Free campaign, working to help Capitol Hill understand the connections between energy, climate change, and national security. Prior to joining the Truman Project, Matt interned with the Secretary of the U.S. Senate, where he assisted federal lobbyists in properly reporting their lobbying activity to ensure public transparency.
Air Force | Deputy Director, Cyberspace Operations
Peter E. Kim, a member of the Senior Executive Service, is Deputy Director, Cyberspace Operations, Headquarters U.S. Air Force, Washington, D.C. He is responsible for the oversight and development of Air Force cyberspace strategies and implementation plans for Offensive Cyberspace Operations, Defensive Cyberspace Operations and DOD Information Network Operations. He ensures integrated and synchronized strategic employment of cyberspace strategies to retain freedom of maneuver in cyberspace, accomplish Air Force and joint force commanders’ objectives, deny freedom of action to adversaries, and enable Air Force mission assurance of operational activities relying on the cyberspace domain.
DHS | Director, Stakeholder Engagement and Cyber Infrastructure Resilience Division (invited)
Jenny currently leads the Division that acts as DHS’ primary point of engagement and coordination for cybersecurity and national security/emergency preparedness (NS/EP) communications initiatives, for both government and industry partners. SECIR is one of the major focal points for delivery of the President’s cyber security Executive Order. She leads the development of strategic risk assessments and the delivery of key mitigation capabilities that are designed to reduce risks to the Nation’s critical cyber infrastructure. She also oversees the development and implementation of cybersecurity education, outreach, and awareness initiatives.
Symantec | Senior Manager, Intelligence Collections
Joe is the Senior Manager for Intelligence Collections on Symantec’s DeepSight team. In this role, he leads a team responsible for the targeted collection, processing, and exploitation of cyber threat intelligence information focused on malware and the actors responsible for its development and deployment. Prior to joining Symantec, Joe was the Director of Intelligence Management at iSIGHT Partners. During that period he was responsible for a research department conducting cyber threat intelligence collection operations on five different continents. Joe’s prior experience includes building and leading a high-profile U.S. Department of Defense organization focused on the collection of cyber security information.
CAI | Managing Director, Washington DC
Hank Brown is the Managing Director of the Washington D.C. office of CAI. He is responsible for leading the implementation of Information Technology services/ solutions and the Cyber Services practice for CAI in both the Commercial & Federal markets.
Hank brings a depth of experience to CAI from 20 years of world-wide service in the Marines. As a Division Chief at U. S. Cyber Command, he designed and implemented process improvements for offensive operations in cyberspace, leading the team that authored the first Standard Operating Procedure for planning and conducting military fire support in and through that domain – he taught the process at Combatant Commands around the globe. As a program manager, he was instrumental in leveraging Knowledge Management to plan a major organizational change.
IKANOW | President
Chris is currently the President and Co-Founder of Ikanow. Ikanow is an open source, big data software organization that built it’s flagship product, Infinit.e, from the ground up, utilizing technologies such as MongoDB, elasticsearch, Hadoop, and others. He has 11 years of experience in project management, systems engineering design, software engineering design and development. In addition, he has extensive experience in operationalizing technology solutions into products that are both robust and practical.
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