December 5-6, 2019
Hyatt Regency Baltimore Inner Harbor
Baltimore, MD

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Thursday, December 5, 2019
Agenda Item
7:30 AM-
9:00 AM

Atrium Lobby

8:00 AM-
4:00 PM
*Separate registration required
Maryland Cyber Challenge Registration

Constellation C/D

9:00 AM-
9:30 AM
Exhibits Open (Visit Exhibits)

Atrium Lobby

9:30 AM-
10:15 AM
America's Cyber Generation

Constellation A/B

  • Todd Carter

    CISO, Baltimore City
  • Ron Layton

    Vice President, Converged Security Operations, Sallie Mae
  • Major General (Ret) John A. Davis (INVITED)

    VP, Federal Chief Security Officer, Palo Alto Networks
  • Edward Goetz

    Senior Executive Security Advisor for Cyber and Physical, Emirates Nuclear Energy Corporation
  • Jill Vito

    Vice President, STEM Markets, LifeJourney

10:00 AM-
2:00 PM
*Separate registration required
The CyberMaryland Job Fair

Pisces Lounge

10:15 AM-
10:30 AM
Break/Visit Exhibits

Atrium Lobby

10:30 AM-
11:15 AM
Keynote Session

Constellation A/B

11:15 AM-
12:00 PM

12:00 PM-
12:45 PM
Lunch on own
Lunch/Visit Exhibits

12:45 PM-
1:30 PM
Maryland: Registered Apprenticeships and Cyber Security
  • Chris MacLarion

    Director of Apprenticeship & Training Program, Maryland Department of Labor
  • Martha Laughman

    Director, Workforce Channel Development & Veterans Programs, UMBC Training Centers
DreamPort & United States Cyber Command Panel
By the Numbers: How to Quantify Cyber Risk and Take Strategic Actions
  • Tracy Martin

    Director, Customer Relations, CyberPoint International

1:30 PM-
2:15 PM
Why Capture The Flag Matters
  • Evan Dornbush

    Co-founder & CEO, Point3 Security, Inc.
Department of Homeland Security Panel
Developing, Validating, and Implementing an Insider Threat Mitigation Control Framework
  • Randy Trzeciak

    Director, CERT National Insider Threat Center & Program Director, Carnegie Mellon University - Heinz College

2:15 PM-
2:30 PM
Break/Visit Exhibits

2:30 PM-
3:15 PM
Cybersecurity Workforce in Progress
  • Zia Anderson

    FedVTE Program Lead, Cybersecurity Education & Awareness Branch, Cybersecurity Division, Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA)
  • Rita J. Moss

    Chief Human Capital Officer (CHCO), Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency
  • Mike DiGiacomo

    Executive Director, Governor’s Workforce Development Board
  • Casey O'Brien

    Executive Director & Principal Investigator , National CyberWatch Center
Government Panel
The Top 5 Threats to Enterprise Networks and What Network Operations Administrators Need To Know to Avoid Them
  • Dr. Deepinder Sidhu

    President & CEO , Cyberspace Analytics

3:15 PM-
4:00 PM
Fast Track Clearance Process
  • Moderator
  • Tim O'Ferrall

    General Manager, Ft. Meade Alliance
  • Panel
  • Dr. Charles Johnson-Bey

    Director, Engineering & Technology, Cyber Innovations, Lockheed Martin
  • Noell Damron

    Chair Networking Department, Community College of Baltimore County
Three-Way Partnership Agreement Panel (NSA, CCEI, UMGC)
  • Diane M. Janosek

    Commandant," 2019 Cyber Warrior Woman of the Year", National Cryptologic School, National Security Agency
  • Laura Nelson

    Chief Executive Officer, Cryptologic Museum Foundation, Cyber Center for Education and Innovation, Home of the National Cryptologic Museum
  • Dr. Gregory Von Lehman

    Special Assistant to the President, Cybersecurity, Office of the President, University of Maryland Global College
Deep Fake Videos
  • Dr. Matt Turek

    Program Manager, Information Innovation Office (I2O), DARPA

4:00 PM-
4:30 PM
Break/Visit Exhibits

4:30 PM-
5:30 PM
Keynote/ Maryland Cyber Challenge Award Ceremony

Constellation A/B

  • Anne Neuberger

    Director, Cybersecurity & Deputy National Manager, NSA

5:30 PM-
7:30 PM
Networking Reception

Pisces Lounge

Friday, December 6, 2019
Agenda Item
7:30 AM-
9:00 AM

Atrium Lobby

9:00 AM-
9:45 AM
Women in Cyber Panel

Constellation A/B

  • Katie Arrington

    Special Assistant to the Assistant Secretary of Defense for Acquisition ASD(A) for Cyber, Office of the Under Secretary of Defense for Acquisition and Sustainment, OUSD(A&S)
  • Diane M. Janosek

    Commandant," 2019 Cyber Warrior Woman of the Year", National Cryptologic School, National Security Agency
  • Amanda Mason

    Executive Director of Global Intelligence, Related Companies
  • Bianca Lewis

    Founder & CEO, BiaSciLab & Girls Who Hack

9:45 AM-
10:30 AM
Pipeline to Job Development Panel

Constellation A/B

  • Moderator
  • Dr. Mansur Hasib

    Award Winning Cybersecurity and Healthcare Leader, Author, and Media Commentator Program Chair, Cybersecurity Technology, The Graduate School, University of Maryland Global Campus (UMGC)
  • Panel
  • Darren Lacey

    Chief Information Security Officer, Johns Hopkins University
  • Mark Cather

    Chief Information Security Officer, UMBC
  • Michel Cukier

    Director, Advanced Cybersecurity Experience for Students (ACES) and Associate Director for Education, Maryland Cybersecurity Center (MC2), University of Maryland

10:30 AM-
11:15 AM
Cybersecurity Titans of Maryland

Constellation A/B

  • Moderator
  • Wayne Schepens

    Managing Director, LaunchTech Communications
  • Panel
  • Mike Janke

    CEO & Co-Founder, Data Tribe
  • Ron Gula

    Founder, Gula Tech Adventures
  • Eric Bednash

    Co-founder and CEO, RackTop Systems

11:15 AM-
11:45 AM
Break/Visit Exhibits

11:45 AM-
12:30 PM
Making an Impact: Maryland Centers of Academic Excellence Discuss Grants
  • Alice Smitley

    Program Director and CAE Cybersecurity Grants Program Manager, Department of Defense (DoD) Cyber Scholarship Program (CySP)
  • Professor William (Bill) Butler

    Director, Critical Infrastructures and Cyber Protection Center, Capitol Technology University
  • Loyce Pailen

    University of Maryland University College Director, Center for Support of Instruction, University of Maryland Global Campus (UMGC)
  • Mary Wallingsford

    Chair/ Associate Professor/Chair Cybersecurity, Networking and Digital Forensics, Anne Arundel Community College
SYSTEM OVERLOAD: The Three Dimensions of the Threat Intel Scale Problem
  • Moderator
  • Stephen Babcock

    Assistant Editor,
  • Panel
  • Todd Weller

    Chief Strategy Officer, Bandura Cyber
  • Chris Jacob

    Global Vice President, Threat Intelligence Engineering, ThreatQuotient
  • Anthony "Tony" Pernasilice

    Senior Threat Intelligence Analyst, Thermo Fisher Scientific
Cybersecurity and Community Health Centers: A Vulnerability Study with Real World Recommendations
  • Robert Zimmerman

    Founder and President, Health Tech Access Alliance
  • Carol Loftur-Thun

    Executive Director, Health Tech Access Alliance

12:30 PM-
1:30 PM
Lunch on your own
Lunch/Visit Exhibits

1:30 PM-
2:15 PM
Preventing Costly Security, Privacy Lapses through Better Cyber Hygiene
  • Thomas MacLellan

    Director, National Homeland Security Policy and Government Affairs, Symantec
21st Century Workforce Needs
  • Moderator
  • Stephen Babcock

    Assistant Editor,
  • Panel
  • Brian Egenrieder

    Chief Revenue Officer, SyncDog
  • Ellison Anne Williams

    CEO , Enveil
  • Drew Cohen

    President & CEO, MasterPeace Solutions
Securing IoT: Joint Guidance from CISA and the IT Sector
  • Helen Jackson

    Program Analyst, Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA), DHS
  • Daniel Kroese

    Associate Director, National Risk Management Center, Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA), DHS
  • Julian Humble

    IT Specialist, Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA), DHS
  • David Durcsak

    Director, National Protection and Programs Directorate (NPPD), General Dynamics Information Technology

2:15 PM-
2:20 PM
Break/Visit Exhibits

2:20 PM-
3:05 PM
A Framework for High School Cybersecurity Education
  • Dr. Melissa Dark

    CEO & Founder, Dark Enterprises
  • Jenny Daugherty

    Education Consultant, Dark Enterprises
  • Mark S. Loepker

    Senior Advisor, Education Lead, Cyber Center for Education & Innovation (CCEI) | Home of the National Cryptologic Museum (NCM)
Leading Successful Cybersecurity Innovation: Lessons Learned from Government, Academia, and Industry
  • Dr. Gregory Conti

    Senior Security Strategist , IronNet
Zero Trust Panel
  • Patrick Sullivan

    Director, Security Technology and Strategy, Akamai Technologies
  • Joe Stuntz

    Director of Federal , Virtru
  • R.H. Powell

    Vice President, Global Security Services, Akamai Technologies
  • Sean Frazier

    Advisory CISO - Federal, Duo Security

3:05 PM-
3:50 PM
Breakout Session (TBA)
History & Future of Cyber Crime Investigations & Digital Forensics
  • Jim Christy, Special Agent (Ret)

    President & CEO, The Christy Group LLC
Meet the New Vulnerability – Same as the Old Vulnerability
  • Danny Pickens

    Director, Threat Research , Fidelis Cybersecurity

3:50 PM-
4:20 PM
Break/Visit Exhibits

4:20 PM-
5:15 PM
Session TBA

Constellation A/B

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