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The reality of today is that cyber attacks can come in various forms and from almost any direction and from any device, keeping network security professionals very busy.

Having a sound strategy to network security and understanding the risks to vulnerability is key. This full day program will explore how organizations including prime contractors, subcontractors, government agencies, non-profits can better protect their networks. We will discuss challenges and best practices for:
  • Wireless
  • Bring Your Own Device (BYOD)
  • Cloud Sourcing
  • Crypto
  • Authentication Challenges
During the second half of the day we will apply what you have learned in an interactive and engaging manner to understand how, as an employee and a contracting professional, you can play a vital role in your organization’s network strategy. For a detailed agenda, click here.



FEATURED SPEAKERS

Kurt Roemer, Chief Security Strategist, Citrix

As Chief Security Strategist for Citrix, Kurt Roemer leads security, compliance, risk and privacy strategies for Citrix products. As a member of the Citrix CTO and Strategy Office, Roemer drives ideation, innovation and technical direction for products and solutions that advance business productivity while ensuring information governance. 


Rob Wilson, President and COO, NeoSystems. 

Rob Wilson co-founded NeoSystems with the vision of establishing the company as a firm built on superior technological capabilities. Since then, NeoSystems has become SSAE-16 SOC 1 & SOC 2, PCI-DSS, and MA 201 compliant, with three data hosting centers across the country. In addition, Rob is spearheading NeoSystems efforts in FEDRAMP and the company is FISMA ready.



David Carlino, Security Solutions Architect, GBprotect

David provides tailored information security program consulting for clients across a wide cross section of industries, attacked by varying level of skilled attackers, and falling under a variety of regulatory frameworks such as PCI, HIPAA, and FISMA. He designs programs and solutions that focus on finding and addressing information security risks.  
Dates and Locations
May 10, 2018
Hyatt Regency La Jolla at Aventine
La Jolla, CA
$1000
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November 8, 2018
DC Metro Area - TBA
Washington, DC
$900
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DAILY SCHEDULE
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Tysons Corner, VA; McLean, VA; and DC Metro Area
9:00-9:30 a.m.
Welcome and introduction to the day

9:30-10:15 a.m.
Network Attacks and Evolving Threats
  • Wireless threat landscape and attacks
  • Threats and attacks unique to BYOD (bring your own device)
  • The failures of cryptography
  • Attacks against the authentication sub-system

10:15-10:30 a.m. 

Break

10:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Mitigating Network Risk
s
  • Infrastructure, administrative and user-focused wireless security
  • Options for protecting BYOD from the device to apps, policies and data
  • Designing a sustainable cryptographic lifecycle
  • Protecting identity and access management

12:00-1:00 p.m. 
Lunch

1:00-2:30 p.m.
Case Study and Work Groups

  • Introduction of an Attack and Response
  • Group Discussion:
    • What should have happened?
    • Communication best practices
    • Informing the government
    • Cybersecurity policy assessment

2:30-2:45 p.m.
Break


2:45-4:00 p.m.
Case Study Full Group Session/Discussion
  • Findings by group
  • Lessons learned
David Carlino
David Carlino is a Security Solutions Architect at GBprotect. David provides tailored information security program consulting for clients across a wide cross section of industries, attacked by varying level of skilled attackers, and falling under a variety of regulatory frameworks such as PCI, HIPAA, and FISMA. He designs programs and solutions that focus on finding and addressing information security risks. He schedules, scopes and manages security tests with outside vendors and works with internal teams to remediation findings, and maintains strong documentation for auditors.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Information Science and Technology, Penn State University

Kurt Roemer
As Chief Security Strategist for Citrix, Kurt Roemer leads security, compliance, risk and privacy strategies for Citrix products. As a member of the Citrix CTO and Strategy Office, Roemer drives ideation, innovation and technical direction for products and solutions that advance business productivity while ensuring information governance. 

Kurt is an information services veteran with more than 20 years experience, his credentials include the Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP) designation, he served as Commissioner for the U.S. public-sector CLOUD2 initiative and he led efforts to develop the PCI Security Standards Council Virtualization Guidance Information Supplement for the payment card industry while serving on the Board of Advisors. Roemer is an active member of the ETSI NFV (Network Function Virtualization) specification team, and is Rapporteur for developing NFV Security and Trust Guidance.
Rob Wilson
Rob Wilson is Sr. Vice President & COO at NeoSystems. He co-founded NeoSystems with the vision of establishing the company as a firm built on superior technological capabilities. Since then, NeoSystems has become SSAE-16 SOC 1 & SOC 2, PCI-DSS, and MA 201 compliant, with three data hosting centers across the country. In addition, Rob is spearheading NeoSystems efforts in FEDRAMP and the company is FISMA ready. 
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DC Metro Area - TBA
DC Metro Area - TBA
Washington, DC 
TRAVEL INFORMATION
The venue for the 2018 Cybersecurity Institute - DC has not yet been determined. Please check back.
Hyatt Regency La Jolla at Aventine
3777 La Jolla Village Drive
La Jolla, CA 92122
8585521234
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Room Block Information

For guest room reservations and to receive a rate of $205/night, plus taxes, click here. These reservations MUST be made by April 6, 2018, and are subject to availability. As an additional benefit, we are offering a $5 flat rate for overnight and daily self-parking at the Hyatt.

Early Departure Fee
Hyatt Hotels and Resorts have an early departure fee of one night’s room and tax. Departure dates are reconfirmed at check- in and are subject to a fee if changed after the check-in process is completed.

RESERVATIONS AT GOVERNMENT PER DIEM
Please call the Hyatt Regency La Jolla at 858.552.1234 x2204 and reference the "Federal Publications Government Room Block" to obtain this special rate. Guest rooms at the government per diem will be available until April 6, 2018, and are subject to availability. You will be required to present a valid Government ID upon check-in to confirm use of the government rate.
TRAVEL INFORMATION

Room Block Information

For guest room reservations and to receive a rate of $205/night, plus taxes, click here. These reservations MUST be made by April 6, 2018, and are subject to availability. As an additional benefit, we are offering a $5 flat rate for overnight and daily self-parking at the Hyatt.

Early Departure Fee
Hyatt Hotels and Resorts have an early departure fee of one night’s room and tax. Departure dates are reconfirmed at check- in and are subject to a fee if changed after the check-in process is completed.

Government Per Diem Rate
Please call the Hyatt Regency La Jolla at 858.552.1234 x2204 and reference the "Federal Publications Government Room Block" to obtain this special rate. Guest rooms at the government per diem will be available until April 6, 2018, and are subject to availability. You will be required to present a valid Government ID upon check-in to confirm use of the government rate.

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