Mason - NSF Cybersecurity Leadership and Innovation Conference
George Mason University and NSF had an enlightening half-day conference last October 2016 that focused on the research project: City and County Cross Jurisdiction Cybersecurity Collaboration Capacity Building (Award 1623653).
Our conference provided a platform for cybersecurity leaders and practitioners from the federal, city and county governments, private sector and academia to discuss cybersecurity challenges and best practices, and learn about the newest cyber innovation.
Our high profile speakers included CISOs from Fortune 500 companies, government leaders, entrepreneurs and cybersecurity practitioners. Confirmed speakers included:
Robert Coles, CISO, GlaxoSmithKline
Paul J. Suarez, Senior Director, Security Engineering, Walmart
Ed Albrigo, President, Center for Innovative Technology
Dave Jordan, CISO, Arlington County
Carlos R. Aguayo Gonzalez, CTO, PFP Cybersecurity
Ashok Sankar, Director, Solutions Strategy, Splunk
Some additional details:
For questions or more information, please contact:
Dr. J.P. Auffret
Director, Research Partnerships and Grants Initiative, School of Business, and
Associate Director, Center for Assurance Research and Engineering, Volgenau School of Engineering