Hall of Fame Keynote Speaker
Admiral Michael S. Rogers
Commander, U.S. Cyber Command Director, National Security Agency Chief, Central Security Service
Admiral Rogers is a native of Chicago and attended Auburn University, graduating in 1981 and receiving his commission via the Naval Reserve Officers Training Corps. Originally a surface warfare officer (SWO), he was selected for re-designation to cryptology (now Information Warfare) in 1986. He assumed his present duties as Commander, U.S. Cyber Command and Director, National Security Agency/Chief, Central Security Service in April 2014. Since becoming a flag officer in 2007, Rogers has also served as the director for Intelligence for both the Joint Chiefs of Staff and U.S. Pacific Command, and most recently as Commander, U.S. Fleet Cyber Command/U.S. TENTH Fleet.
The National Cyber Security Hall of Fame was established to honor the individuals and organizations with the vision and leadership
to create the foundational building blocks for the cybersecurity industry. The Hall of Fame motto, Respect the Past: Protect the Future
recognizes the history and contributions of those pioneers, innovators and educators who influenced the industry and laid the foundation
for the tens of thousands information security and assurance technologists working at universities, federal agencies and businesses today
who stand sentry on tomorrow's cyber security challenges and solutions.
Thursday, October 30, 2014
Reception: 6pm - 7pm
Black Tie Optional
To learn more about the Cyber Security Hall of Fame go to: www.cybersecurityhalloffame.com