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The role of the acquisition professional as a critical partner in information security. Overview and update on FISMA (the Federal Information Security and Management Act). How requirements may affect contractors.

Topics covered:

FISMA Basics and The Core NIST Documents
FISMA Primer; Core NIST Documents; Compliance Related Source Documents; Roles and Responsibilities; Information Assurance Basics; The Security Life Cycle; Security Plans.

Security Categorization of Information Systems and Networks
Category Mapping; Base Lines; Configuration Management; Common Sense; IA, a Life Cycle Process; NIST Publication 800-100, Information Security Handbook; Federal Information Processing Standards (FIPS).

Testing and Validation of Security Controls
Security Controls for Information Systems; Certification and Accreditation; Testing and Assessment of Security Controls; Vulnerability Testing; Trusted Supply Sources; Trusted Hardware/Software (NIAP).

Risk Management Overview and Process
Risk Management Lifecycle; Critical Business Assets; Asset Valuation; In-Place Safeguards; Threats; Risks; Rank Risks; Risk Mitigation; Risk Management Framework (RISMA); Cybersecurity Framework (Critical Infrastructures).
Dates and Locations
May 11, 2017
Hyatt Regency La Jolla at Aventine
San Diego, CA
$950
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November 7, 2017
DC Metro Area
DC Metro Area, DC
$900
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DAILY SCHEDULE
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
McLean, VA
Privacy Basics, Law and Practice
  • Privacy Defined
  • Specific State Laws
  • Data Breach Notification Laws
  • Electronic Communications Privacy Act
  • USA Freedom and USA Patriot Acts
  • Consumer Privacy Enforcement and Fair Information Privacy Principles
  • FIPPs and FTC Section 5 Authority
  • International Privacy Law
  • Data Protection Laws
  • EU Data Protection Directive
  • EU Privacy Principles

Data Transfer Restrictions and Mechanisms

  • Transfer of Personal Data
  • Safe Harbor Status
  • The Privacy Act of 1974
  • General Requirements
  • Notification
  • Civil Penalties for Non-Compliance
  • Criminal Penalties for Non-Compliance
  • Government Contractors Obligations
  • Security Controls (FISMA)
  • Summary of the Rules

Components of a Comprehensive Privacy Program
  • Privacy Team
  • Making it Work
  • Privacy Program Components
  • Data Inventories
  • Privacy Impact Assessments
  • Vendor Review/Certification
  • Incident Response Plan
  • Third Party Contract Obligations
  • Identity Management and Governance
  • Data Loss Prevention
  • Mitigation Privacy Risk
  • Compliance v. Risk Mitigation

Incorporating Privacy Principles Into Cybersecurity Policies and Practices
  • Privacy, Security, and Cybersecurity
  • Cybersecurity Executive Orders
  • Cybersecurity and the Board
  • Privacy Risk Assessment
  • Practical Policies and Procedures
  • Information Classification and Records Retention
  • Enforcement and Remedies
  • SEC, FTC, and FCC Enforcement
  • DFARS Regulations
  • Safeguarding Covered Defense Information and Cyber Incident Reporting
MARY ELLEN CALLAHAN, JENNER & BLOCK LLP
Mary Ellen Callahan is Chair of Jenner & Block’s Privacy and Information Governance Practice. She has unique and broad experience advising clients at the interface of privacy protection with cybersecurity and national security issues.  A nationally recognized privacy attorney with a decade and a half of outside counsel experience, she served as Chief Privacy Officer of the U.S. Department of Homeland Security from 2009 until August 2012.  She is a prolific writer and speaker on cutting-edge commercial privacy issues. She provides advice and counsel to an array of clients in industries that include media, public health and health care, manufacturing, online retail, government contracts, energy and other critical infrastructure sectors.
Since returning to private practice, Ms. Callahan has assisted over two dozen clients on privacy- and cybersecurity-related matters. Her work includes providing up-front guidance on establishing compliance programs that reflect privacy policy and industry best practices. She has counseled companies on data governance issues, including use of customer and advertising data. She has advised industry associations on future privacy issues and measures to address cybersecurity vulnerabilities.

In October of 2013, Ms. Callahan accepted the highest award in the privacy industry, the 2013 Privacy Vanguard Award, given by the International Association of Privacy Professionals. The award honors the privacy professional who has demonstrated outstanding leadership, knowledge and creativity in privacy and data protection. In 2011, she received the select Federal 100 Award, which recognizes individuals in government and industry who have played pivotal roles in the federal government information systems community. Ms. Callahan’s work on integrating cybersecurity, transparency and privacy at the Department of Homeland Security was cited as the reason for her Federal 100 recognition.

EDUCATION
University of Chicago Law School, J.D., 1997
University of Pittsburgh, B.Phil., 1990; magna cum laude, Truman Scholar (PA ,1988)
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Hyatt Regency La Jolla at Aventine
3777 La Jolla Village Dr.
San Diego, CA 92122
8884211448
RESERVATIONS AT GROUP RATE

For guest room reservations and to receive a rate of $199/night, plus taxes, click hereIn the drop-down menu, select ‘Attendee’.  These reservations MUST be made by April 7, 2017, 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.

RESERVATIONS AT GOVERNMENT PER DIEM
Please note that we have also reserved a limited number of guest rooms at the government per diem rate. These rooms are limited to one attendee per qualifying company. To make a reservation, click here to obtain this special rate. In the drop-down menu, select ‘Govt Block’.  Guest rooms at the government per diem will be available until April 7, 2017, 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

For guest room reservations and to receive a rate of $199/night, plus taxes, click here. In the drop-down menu, select ‘Attendee’.  These reservations MUST be made by April 7, 2017, 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.

Government Per Diem
Please note that we have also reserved a limited number of guest rooms at the government per diem rate. These rooms are limited to one attendee per qualifying company. To make a reservation, click here to obtain this special rate. In the drop-down menu, select ‘Govt Block’.  Guest rooms at the government per diem will be available until April 7, 2017, 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.

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.

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