Caroline Boyd
Director of Government Programs

Federal agencies are increasingly using modern analytics and automation tools to secure critical data and support more resilient networks. New policies and initiatives are supporting the move to an increased use of such tools and tactics to detect, deter, and mitigate threats in the changing threat environment. Join this session as we hear from industry […]

Steve O'Keeffe
Steve O'Keeffe [moderator]
Federal CTO
Riverbed Technology

How are today’s myriad of cyber policies, mandates, directives, frameworks, agendas, and programs providing leverage for a more holistic approach to cyber risk management across Federal agencies? We’ll hear from leading government cyber experts on how they are keeping pace with the evolving risk landscape, responding to increasing number of incidents, reducing vulnerabilities, and countering […]

John McLaughlin [moderator]
Executive Cyber Security Architect
IBM Security
Acting Chief Information Security Officer
United States Citizenship and Immigration Services
Chief Information Security Officer
National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency
National Institute of Standards and Technology
Chief Information Security Officer
Department of Transportation
Alexis Wales [pending approval]
Associate Deputy Director
Cyber Threat Detection & Analysis Division (CTDA)
Department of Homeland Security

Join us for this exclusive one-on-one chat as we dialogue on the cyber priorities, challenges, and innovations of today’s agency cyber champions. […]

Chief Information Security Officer
Department of Homeland Security

The security of our nation’s critical infrastructure is driving much of today’s cyber dialogue. It goes well beyond the fear of not having a charged cell phone, to more serious concerns over national security and healthcare system fails – not to mention the significant economic impacts. How ready are agencies to mitigate and respond to […]

Chris Jensen [moderator]
Business Development Executive
Associate Deputy Chief Information Officer for Cybersecurity
Department of Energy
Control Systems Cybersecurity
OASD Energy, Installation & Environment
Department of Defense
Chief Information Security Officer
Transportation Security Administration
Brad Nix [invited]
Senior Advisor
National Cybersecurity and Communications Integration Center (NCCIC)
Department of Homeland Security

Today’s cyber leaders know they can’t contain data. Modern missions mean they must liberate and secure information assets wherever they may live – from the back end, to the cloud, to the end user device. Backed by mandates and EOs, securing the edge has a growing role in government’s IT modernization – and mobile – […]

Bill Bistany [moderator]
Enterprise Relationship Manager, Special Programs
Citrix, U.S. Public Sector
Chief, Mobility Capabilities Branch
DoD Mobility Portfolio Management Office
Defense Information Systems Agency
Rick Walsh [invited]
Mobile Lead
Office of the CIO/G-6
U.S. Army
Associate Chief Information Officer Enterprise Infrastructure Solutions (EIS) and Acting Chief Information Security Officer
Office of Personnel Management
Caroline Boyd
Director of Government Programs

Join Congressman Gerry Connolly and MeriTalk for a complimentary award ceremony and forum as we honor Federal IT excellence, based on the FITARA scorecard grades. We’ll showcase successes, the narratives behind the grades, and educate the Federal community on the scorecard grading process, potential updates to the process, and encourage two-way dialogue. […]