Keynotes
Major General Mark E. Bartman is The Adjutant General, Ohio National Guard. He is a member of the Governor's cabinet and is responsible for the command of the Ohio National Guard and the military readiness of the Ohio Militia. The Ohio National Guard consists of the Ohio Army National Guard, Ohio Air National Guard, Ohio Military Reserve, and Ohio Naval Militia, totaling more than 16,000 personnel. General Bartman supervises the flag officer heads of these components in the day-to-day
operation and management of the readiness, fiscal, personnel, equipment, and real property resources of the agency. He has served as the Senior Joint Air Component Coordination Element
Director for the 7th Air Force to the Commander, United Nations Command, Combined Forces Command, and United States Forces Korea for Ulchi Freedom Guardian '14. He was the Air National Guard lead to the Chief of Staff of the Air Force for the Total Force Task Force to develop strategic options for the active,Guard, and Reserve total force capabilities to meet the current and future Air Force requirements.

General Bartman graduated from The Ohio State University in 1982 and entered military service in September 1982 through the Air Force Reserve Officer Training Corps program as a distinguished graduate from Detachment 645. General Bartman has served in various operations and command positions in the United States Air Force and the Ohio Air National Guard. He is a command pilot with more than 3,200 flying hours, including 29 combat missions in Operations Provide Comfort, Northern Watch, and Southern Watch.


Maj Gen Mark Bartman
will be in the following session:

Keynote
11/07/17 : 8:35AM - 9:20AM

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Keynote CISO Panel
A visionary, leader, and gentleman. Aric K. Perminter, Chairman and Founder, has embodied all three roles while guiding Lynx Technology Partners through its evolution into a multi-million dollar Information Security and Risk Management company.

As chairman of the Board of Directors, Mr. Perminter is responsible for formulating and executing long-term strategies and interacting with clients, employees, and other stakeholders. He assists Lynx's CEO with making decisions and establishing policies - setting the tone for the company's values, ethics, and culture.

Mr. Perminter exemplifies Lynx's commitment to helping its clients achieve high performance. He is a proven leader with deep expertise in developing strong customer relationships, a passion for building outstanding client teams, and a disciplined focus on operations and execution.

In his 25-year career, Mr. Perminter has held a wide variety of leadership positions across key parts of Information Technology businesses. He founded Lynx in March 2009 and served as the CEO through August 2015. Prior to founding Lynx, he was Regional Sales Manager of Lumension Security's northeastern region, which services clients' endpoint security and risk management needs.
From June 2004 through October 2007, Mr. Perminter was partner at Secure Technology Integration Group, with primary responsibility for STIGroup's business development program. In that role, he oversaw sales, marketing, and partner management initiatives globally. He also served as Founder & CEO for Precise Technologies Group from January 1998 through August 2003, at which time it was successfully sold to Infinity Consulting Group. After serving in the United States Army, Mr. Perminter spent his earlier career with the Greenwich Technology Partners in the Financial Services Operating Group, where he served as Sales Manager for the northern region.

Mr. Perminter represents a number of external venues. He is the second member and shareholder of THREAT STREAM, serves on the executive board of BCT Partners, is a member of the Employer Advisory Council for Per Scholas, an Advisory Board Member of CloudeAssurance, and investor in SecurityCurrent.


Aric K. Perminter
will be in the following session:

Keynote: CISO Panel
11/08/17 : 4:00PM - 4:55PM

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Deborah Blyth

Chief Information Security Officer

State of Colorado, Governor's Office of Information Technology


Deneen Defiore

SVP, Chief Technology Officer

Compliance & Security GE Digital
Chief Information Security Officer
GE Aviation


Pre-Conference Seminar Speakers
Pre-conference Seminar 1: Critical Success Factors for a Cybersecurity Apprenticeship Program
11/06/17 : 1:00PM - 5:00PM


Tony Bryan
will be in the following session:

Pre-conference Seminar 1: Critical Success Factors for a Cybersecurity Apprenticeship Program
11/06/17 : 1:00PM - 5:00PM

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Pre-conference Seminar 2: How to Build Robust Internship Programs Between Employers and Academic Institutions
11/06/17 : 1:00PM - 5:00PM


Patricia Carretta
will be in the following session:

Pre-conference Seminar 2: How to Build Robust Internship Programs Between Employers and Academic Institutions
11/06/17 : 1:00PM - 5:00PM

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Pre-conference Seminar 3: Application and Uses of the NICE Cybersecurity Workforce Framework
11/06/17 : 1:00PM - 5:00PM
Remarks
11/08/17 : 8:15AM - 8:30AM


Noel Kyle
will be in the following session:

Pre-conference Seminar 3: Application and Uses of the NICE Cybersecurity Workforce Framework
11/06/17 : 1:00PM - 5:00PM
Remarks
11/08/17 : 8:15AM - 8:30AM

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Pre-conference Seminar 1: Critical Success Factors for a Cybersecurity Apprenticeship Program
11/06/17 : 1:00PM - 5:00PM


Carolyn Renick
will be in the following session:

Pre-conference Seminar 1: Critical Success Factors for a Cybersecurity Apprenticeship Program
11/06/17 : 1:00PM - 5:00PM

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Pre-conference Seminar 2: How to Build Robust Internship Programs Between Employers and Academic Institutions
11/06/17 : 1:00PM - 5:00PM


Gregory Teets
will be in the following session:

Pre-conference Seminar 2: How to Build Robust Internship Programs Between Employers and Academic Institutions
11/06/17 : 1:00PM - 5:00PM

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Pre-conference Seminar 2: How to Build Robust Internship Programs Between Employers and Academic Institutions
11/06/17 : 1:00PM - 5:00PM


Patrick Weithers
will be in the following session:

Pre-conference Seminar 2: How to Build Robust Internship Programs Between Employers and Academic Institutions
11/06/17 : 1:00PM - 5:00PM

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Lightning Session Speakers

Cybersecurity Veterans Assistance Project (C-VAP): Education, Training & Certification Through the Eyes of an Avatar
11/07/17: 12 noon
CyberCIEGE and Labtainers: Promoting Exploration in Cyber Security Labs
11/07/17: 12 noon
The Future of Cybersecurity in Undergraduate Education
11/07/17: 12 noon
Cyber Security and Cyber Intelligence (CS&I): A Streamlined Approach for Education and Research
11/07/17: 12 noon
Cyber Security and Cyber Intelligence (CS&I): A Streamlined Approach for Education and Research
11/07/17: 12 noon
Cyber Skills Acceleration through Academic/Industry partnerships and stack-able credentials
11/07/17: 12 noon
Building New Cybersecurity Pipelines: Workforce development that fills employer vacancies without poaching talent
11/07/17: 12 noon
Building Cyberspace Military Professionals
11/07/17: 12 noon
Speakers & Panelists
Track 3-6
Creating a Cyber Competencies Model Tool for Workforce Development
11/08/17 : 10:15AM - 11:00AM
Sarah Benczik is a Senior Manager at Deloitte Consulting LLP.  She advises government leaders on people-focused strategy to improve mission and business results.  Her recent work has focused on cybersecurity workforce planning and management, helping clients to attract, develop, and retain talent in order to grow capable workforces and close industry-wide skills gaps. She is an active contributor to Deloitte's thought leadership on cybersecurity workforce challenges such as hiring and recruiting, skills gap analysis, employee engagement, and cyber culture. She also regularly facilitates strategy and human capital innovation working sessions to encourage out-of-the-box thinking for everyday client problems.  Sarah has a Master of Public Administration from Maxwell School of Citizenship and Public Affairs along with a Certificate of Advanced Study in Security Studies, a Juris Doctor from the Syracuse University College of Law, and is a certified Project Management Professional (PMP).

Sarah Benczik
will be in the following session:

Track 3-6
Creating a Cyber Competencies Model Tool for Workforce Development
11/08/17 : 10:15AM - 11:00AM

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Track 2-8
Centers of Academic Excellence in Cyber Defense:The Current State of CAEs
11/08/17 : 1:15PM - 2:00PM
Lynne Clark is Chief of the NSA/DHS National Centers of Academic Excellence in Cyber Defense (CAE-CD) Program Office.

Prior to this assignment, Ms Clark was Deputy Chief of Workforce Resources, Education and Development for NSA's Information Assurance Directorate (IAD). This included responsibility for IAD's hiring and intern programs, education and professional development for IAD personnel.

From 1993 to 2012, Ms Clark was assigned to the Interagency OPSEC Support Staff, where she had responsibility for Operations Security (OPSEC) Training and Program Development consultation to all Federal Departments and Agencies with a national security mission. During her tenure at the IOSS, she participated in several interagency working groups, most notably as Chair of the National Security Policy Board's OPSEC and Risk Management Working Group.

Prior to her tenure at the IOSS, Lynne was on active duty with the U.S. Air Force; she retired at the rank of Lieutenant Colonel in 1999.

Ms. Clark's academic credentials include a Masters in Clinical Psychology from the Fielding Institute, and a B.A. in Community Development from Baldwin-Wallace College.


Lynne Clark
will be in the following session:

Track 2-8
Centers of Academic Excellence in Cyber Defense:The Current State of CAEs
11/08/17 : 1:15PM - 2:00PM

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Track 3-8
The Power of Tech-Savvy Boards: Leadership's Role in Cultivating Cybersecurity Talent
11/08/17 : 1:15PM - 2:00PM
Shannon Donahue is the Director of Cyber & Information Security Practices for ISACA. Shannon is responsible for leading ISACA's information and cyber security program strategy and direction of initiatives including the CSX certification program and Cybersecurity Nexus (CSX) Training Platform. Shannon has over 20 years of experience in IT and Information Security. Prior to ISACA, Shannon had roles as Information Security Officer at Harper College with responsibility for all of information security as well as voice and network operations and as a Senior Technical Architect with AT&T where she spent nine years handling security and network incident response along with disaster recovery for global managed service customers. Shannon has a PhD in Information Security, a MS in Management & Systems and holds active CISM and CISSP certifications.

Shannon Donahue
will be in the following session:

Track 3-8
The Power of Tech-Savvy Boards: Leadership's Role in Cultivating Cybersecurity Talent
11/08/17 : 1:15PM - 2:00PM

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Track 2-2
Centers of Academic Excellence in Cyber Operations
11/07/17 : 11:15AM - 12:00PM
Ms. Heather Eikenberry is the Program Manager for the National Security Agency's Centers of Academic Excellence in Cyber Operations (CAE-CO) Program. Ms. Eikenberry is administratively responsible for the CAE-CO program which reviews educational institution's deeply technical cyber operations programs for possible CAE-CO designation. To date, 19 schools have earned this prestigious recognition. In addition, Ms. Eikenberry assists with the management of the CAE-CO Summer Intern Program which enables college students to experience an exciting hands-on education covering key topics of national security interest combined with a mission relevant Capstone project.

Heather Eikenberry
will be in the following session:

Track 2-2
Centers of Academic Excellence in Cyber Operations
11/07/17 : 11:15AM - 12:00PM

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Track 2-3
Cooperative Education Model: Accelerating the Development of Cyber Security Professionals
11/07/17 : 1:15PM - 2:00PM
Dr. Endicott-Popovsky is Executive Director of the Center for Information Assurance and Cybersecurity at the University of Washington, designated by NSA/DHS as a Center of Academic Excellence in Cyber Defense Education and Research, headquartered at UW Bothell and is a Principal Research Scientist at UW's Applied Physics Lab, a Navy UARC. Additionally, she holds an Affiliate Professor's appointment at UW Bothell's Department of Computer Science and Systems and UW Seattle's Department of Urban Planning and Management for the Master of Infrastructure Planning and Management, and a faculty appointment at University of Hawaii Manoa's Department of Information and Computer Science. She was named Department Fellow at Aberyswyth University Wales (2012). Her academic career follows a 20-year career with The Boeing Company marked by executive and consulting positions in IT architecture and project management. View CV/UW Profile.
In 2014, Dr. Endicott-Popovsky received the UPCEA Western Regional Awards for Teaching Excellence and for best Credit Certificate (for the Information Security and Risk Management Certificate then in its 11th consecutive year).


Barbara Endicott-Popovsky
will be in the following session:

Track 2-3
Cooperative Education Model: Accelerating the Development of Cyber Security Professionals
11/07/17 : 1:15PM - 2:00PM

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Track 1-9
Leveraging the right learning model and embedded analytics for outstanding results in cyber operator training
11/08/17 : 2:15PM - 3:00PM
Dr. P. Shane Gallagher is a researcher with the Institute for Defense Analysis and is supporting the Advanced Distributed Learning (ADL) Initiative and OUSD Force Training as a learning scientist and education specialist. He received his Ph.D. in Instructional Technology from George Mason University and MA in Educational Technology from the University of New Mexico. Currently, Dr. Gallagher provides learning science and methodological direction for applied research projects and cybersecurity assessment and is the lead researcher for assessing the development of the ADL Total Learning Architecture. Dr. Gallagher has directed research on video game design for cognitive adaptability and learning science implications of the design of the xAPI and is also researching methods to apply the xAPI and its syntax to describe social learning interactions and human performance especially within cyber-physical contexts. He has led research projects in cognition and game design and R&D projects in learning object content models, simulations, reusable pedagogical models, organizational readiness, and knowledge management. He has been recognized by NASA for his work on assessing the Johnson Space Center on knowledge management readiness by the JSC Chief Knowledge Officer and has authored papers and chapters on neuroscience, cognition, game design, and innovative learning technology applications and specifications.

P. Shane Gallagher
will be in the following session:

Track 1-9
Leveraging the right learning model and embedded analytics for outstanding results in cyber operator training
11/08/17 : 2:15PM - 3:00PM

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Track 1-3
Innovative Public/Private Partnership Approaches for Cyber-security Workforce Development
11/07/17 : 1:15PM - 2:00PM
Professor & Former Chair of the Information Systems Dept. Dr. Goel established Cyber Security curriculum and research in B-School & assisted with Howard Univ. designation as a NSA CAE. Dr. Goel is Fulbright Scholar - conducted research, assisted in curriculum development in Cyber Security in India. She holds a Ph.D. in IT, M.S. in Mathematics, and a B.A. in Mathematics and is a certified Mathematics teacher. Research is in Cyber Risk, application security and diversity in IT.

Rajni Goel
will be in the following session:

Track 1-3
Innovative Public/Private Partnership Approaches for Cyber-security Workforce Development
11/07/17 : 1:15PM - 2:00PM

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Brian Gouker is responsible for several national programs in NSA's College of Cyber. He directs the Centers of Academic Excellence (CAE) programs, the GenCyber K-12 initiative, a highly selective technical summer internship program, and manages advanced cyber education programs for NSA civilians and military cyber forces. Brian is the past Visiting Professor and Chair for Cyber Studies at the U.S. Army War College where he provided advice to the school's leadership and instructed senior military officer and civilian graduate students and international fellows. Brian has held a wide variety of technical, leadership, operational, and representative positions across NSA and the federal government. He is the former Director of the National Security Incident Response Center (NSIRC), served as a senior member of NSA's Legislative Affairs Office, and completed assignments with the Defense Information Systems Agency (DISA) and the Federal Bureau of Investigations (FBI). Brian also served with the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) as a two-term member of the Information Security and Privacy Advisory Board (ISPAB) where he provided security and technical advice to federal senior leadership as part of an industry-academic-government committee. Brian's numerous speaking engagements have included Huntsville's National Cyber Summit (NCS), the Colloquium for Information Systems Security Education (CISSE) , the Florida Center for Cybersecurity Conference, at conferences for Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCU), and at various universities across the country.

Brian holds a Bachelor's Degree from The University of Texas at Austin, and Master's Degrees from Houston Baptist University and the Army War College.


Brian Gouker
will be in the following session:

Conference Overview: Program Co-Chairs
11/07/17 : 9:20AM - 9:30AM

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Track 3-3
Energizing the Cybersecurity Ecosystem: Transforming Our Higher Ed User Community Through Cyber-Mindfulness
11/07/17 : 1:15PM - 2:00PM


Dean Halter
will be in the following session:

Track 3-3
Energizing the Cybersecurity Ecosystem: Transforming Our Higher Ed User Community Through Cyber-Mindfulness
11/07/17 : 1:15PM - 2:00PM

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Track 1-3
Innovative Public/Private Partnership Approaches for Cyber-security Workforce Development
11/07/17 : 1:15PM - 2:00PM
Kevin Hofstra is the Chief Technology Officer for Metova CyberCENTS and leads the development of cyber training ranges. He led the program training six of the first US Air Force Cyber Protection Teams. His background includes a BS - Computer Science from Yale and two MEs - Telecom & Eng Mgmt from the U of Colorado. Kevin also serves as the Communications Sector Chief for the Denver FBI InfraGard and is a strong advocate for public/private/academic partnerships and information sharing.

Kevin Hofstra
will be in the following session:

Track 1-3
Innovative Public/Private Partnership Approaches for Cyber-security Workforce Development
11/07/17 : 1:15PM - 2:00PM

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Track 3-7
Addressing the cybersecurity skills gap with a "new collar" approach
11/08/17 : 11:15AM - 12:00PM
David Jarvis is the Security and CIO Lead at the IBM Institute for Business Value - which provides research and strategic insights to make businesses smarter. He is responsible for developing and executing a research agenda that explores strategic business and technology topics around cybersecurity. He is the author of multiple articles and research studies covering leading practices for Chief Information Security Officers (CISO), cybersecurity skills and education, and additional security topics. Prior to joining IBM, he had ten years of professional experience in the aerospace and defense industries. In addition, he is an adjunct faculty member in the Department of Business Studies and Economics at Salve Regina University in Newport, Rhode Island.

David Jarvis
will be in the following session:

Track 3-7
Addressing the cybersecurity skills gap with a "new collar" approach
11/08/17 : 11:15AM - 12:00PM

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Track 1-2
CyberSecurity Resource Capability Landscape in Internet of Things (IOT) Industry
11/07/17 : 11:15AM - 12:00PM
Tech-nerd in Edge-to-Cloud CyberSecurity and Big Data domain areas. Have 13+ years of experience in the enterprise IT operations and technical program/product management. Helping companies build Secure Big Data and Predictive Analytics Platforms. Responsible for managing compliance programs and automation at Google Cloud Platform. Driving long-term roadmap, engineering strategy, execution and adoption of compliance-by-design.

Deep Kakkar
will be in the following session:

Track 1-2
CyberSecurity Resource Capability Landscape in Internet of Things (IOT) Industry
11/07/17 : 11:15AM - 12:00PM

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Pre-conference Seminar 3: Application and Uses of the NICE Cybersecurity Workforce Framework
11/06/17 : 1:00PM - 5:00PM
Remarks
11/08/17 : 8:15AM - 8:30AM


Noel Kyle
will be in the following session:

Pre-conference Seminar 3: Application and Uses of the NICE Cybersecurity Workforce Framework
11/06/17 : 1:00PM - 5:00PM
Remarks
11/08/17 : 8:15AM - 8:30AM

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Track 2-9
Leveraging Academia-Government-Industry Relationships for Quality Cybersecurity Education
11/08/17 : 2:15PM - 3:00PM
Dr. Yair Levy is a Professor of IS and Cybersecurity at the College of Engineering and Computing, Nova Southeastern University, Florida, overseeing the MS and PhD programs in Information Assurance and Cybersecurity, DHS/NSA certified programs as part of NSU's designation of National Center of Academic Excellence in Information Assurance/Cyber Defense. Dr. Levy heads the Levy CyLab (CyLab.nova.edu), member of the FBI InfraGard, USSS-MECTAF, and local and national speaker on cybersecurity topics.

Yair Levy
will be in the following session:

Track 2-9
Leveraging Academia-Government-Industry Relationships for Quality Cybersecurity Education
11/08/17 : 2:15PM - 3:00PM

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Track 1-6
Virtual-Menternships with Measured & Verified Co-Curricular Transcripts Scale Workforce Ready Cyber Candidate Supply
11/08/17 : 10:15AM - 11:00AM
Dr Ian MacDonald, Interim Dean, School of Math and Science, St Rose University NY is thought leader & principal developer CWA Academy courses. 320+ CWA-Alumni graduated through this experiential learning programme scaling to thousands.

Dr. Ian MacDonald
will be in the following session:

Track 1-6
Virtual-Menternships with Measured & Verified Co-Curricular Transcripts Scale Workforce Ready Cyber Candidate Supply
11/08/17 : 10:15AM - 11:00AM

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Welcome
11/07/17 : 8:00AM - 8:10AM


Maurice McDonald
will be in the following session:

Welcome
11/07/17 : 8:00AM - 8:10AM

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Track 1-7
The Right One for the Job: Using Aptitude Assessment to Facilitate Cybersecurity Career Decisions
11/08/17 : 11:15AM - 12:00PM


Dr. Erica Michael
will be in the following session:

Track 1-7
The Right One for the Job: Using Aptitude Assessment to Facilitate Cybersecurity Career Decisions
11/08/17 : 11:15AM - 12:00PM

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Track 2-4
Risk Analysis for Financial Banking and Processing - Training Cyber Workforce through Academia & Industry Collaboration
11/07/17 : 2:15PM - 3:00PM
Chadwick Nelson is a student in School of Computer Science at CSU.

Chadwick Nelson
will be in the following session:

Track 2-4
Risk Analysis for Financial Banking and Processing - Training Cyber Workforce through Academia & Industry Collaboration
11/07/17 : 2:15PM - 3:00PM

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Conference Overview: Program Co-Chairs
11/07/17 : 9:20AM - 9:30AM


Simone Petrella
will be in the following session:

Conference Overview: Program Co-Chairs
11/07/17 : 9:20AM - 9:30AM

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Break (Visit Exhibit Hall) and Cyber Soapbox Session
11/08/17 : 3:00PM - 3:30PM


Davina Pruitt-Mentle
will be in the following session:

Break (Visit Exhibit Hall) and Cyber Soapbox Session
11/08/17 : 3:00PM - 3:30PM

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Track 3-2
Building a World Class Cybersecurity Range
11/07/17 : 11:15AM - 12:00PM
David Raymond serves as Director of the Virginia Cyber Range and Deputy Director of Virginia Tech's IT Security Office and Lab. He is also adjunct faculty in the Bradley Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering where he teaches networking and cybersecurity courses. David came to Virginia Tech from West Point where he was an Associate Professor in the Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science and Director of Education Research at the Army Cyber Institute. David has published over 25 journal and conference papers in the areas of cyber operations, information assurance, secure wireless protocols, and online privacy, and he has spoken at numerous industry and academic conferences to include Black Hat USA, RSA, and Shmoocon.

David Raymond
will be in the following session:

Track 3-2
Building a World Class Cybersecurity Range
11/07/17 : 11:15AM - 12:00PM

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NSA/DHS National Centers of Academic Excellence in Cyber Defense Designation Ceremony
11/08/17 : 3:30PM - 4:00PM


Dr. Leonard Reinsfelder
will be in the following session:

NSA/DHS National Centers of Academic Excellence in Cyber Defense Designation Ceremony
11/08/17 : 3:30PM - 4:00PM

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Track 3-3
Energizing the Cybersecurity Ecosystem: Transforming Our Higher Ed User Community Through Cyber-Mindfulness
11/07/17 : 1:15PM - 2:00PM


James D. Robinson
will be in the following session:

Track 3-3
Energizing the Cybersecurity Ecosystem: Transforming Our Higher Ed User Community Through Cyber-Mindfulness
11/07/17 : 1:15PM - 2:00PM

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Track 2-3
Cooperative Education Model: Accelerating the Development of Cyber Security Professionals
11/07/17 : 1:15PM - 2:00PM
Whatcom Community College's Director of Computer Science and Information Systems, Corrinne Sande holds several industry certifications. She co-organizes the Pacific Rim Collegiate Cyber Defense Competition (PRCCDC) with Highline College. Ms. Sande is the Principal Investigator for CyberWatch West, a National Science Foundation-funded Advanced Technological Education (ATE) center that works to grow and strengthen the nation's cybersecurity workforce. Through Ms. Sande's efforts, Whatcom Community College became the first National Center of Academic Excellence in Cyber Defense-Two-Year Education (CAE2Y) on the West Coast.

Corrinne Sande
will be in the following session:

Track 2-3
Cooperative Education Model: Accelerating the Development of Cyber Security Professionals
11/07/17 : 1:15PM - 2:00PM

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Track 3-3
Energizing the Cybersecurity Ecosystem: Transforming Our Higher Ed User Community Through Cyber-Mindfulness
11/07/17 : 1:15PM - 2:00PM
Thomas Skill is CIO at the University of Dayton with 35 years of Higher Ed IT experience. James D. Robinson is Professor of Communication at UD and focuses on the role persuasion plays in social engineering exploits. Kim Conde and Elizabeth Timmons are the project directors for UD's cyber-mindfulness campaign and worked all the communications magic that drove "UD's Year of Safe Computing." Dean Halter is UD's IT Risk Management officer and serves as "chief phishing officer" for the campus.

Thomas Skill
will be in the following session:

Track 3-3
Energizing the Cybersecurity Ecosystem: Transforming Our Higher Ed User Community Through Cyber-Mindfulness
11/07/17 : 1:15PM - 2:00PM

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Track 2-1
Aligning Academic Supply and Industry Demand
11/07/17 : 10:15AM - 11:00AM
RADM Kenneth D. Slaght, USN (ret.) is the Co-Chair and President of the San Diego Cyber Center Of Excellence (CCOE), a non-profit dedicated to accelerating the region's cyber economy and positioning it as a global hub of cyber innovation. After retiring from the U.S. Navy at the rank of Rear Admiral, Slaght worked as VP of General Dynamics Information Technology. Prior to that, he was the commander of the Space and Naval Warfare Systems Command (SPAWAR). During his naval career, Slaght served as commander of the ammunition ship USS Flint and served tours as executive officer aboard several other ships.

RADM (ret) Ken Slaght
will be in the following session:

Track 2-1
Aligning Academic Supply and Industry Demand
11/07/17 : 10:15AM - 11:00AM

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Track 3-9
Solving the Cyber Talent Gap by Quantifying Capability
11/08/17 : 2:15PM - 3:00PM
Andrew Smallwood leads the cyber focused Human Capital and Learning Team within the Cyber Futures group of Booz Allen Hamilton's Strategic Innovations Group. Mr. Smallwood has been involved with significant cyber workforce related efforts including leading the team that supported the development and refinement of the National Cyberspace Workforce Framework as part of the National Initiative for Cybersecurity Education (NICE). He was also a member of the original Joint Cyberspace Training and Education needs assessment (JCTENA) for USSTRATCOM. He led the support team helping to implement this framework within the Department of Defense (Defense Cyberspace Workforce framework), and the development of the DoD 8140. He works with both U.S. Government and commercial fortune 500 clients as well as Booz Allen internal tams to develop and grow the cyber talent pipeline and implement innovative talent solutions. He was a primary author of the Booz Allen and Partnership for Public Service report Cyber Insecurity II, Closing the Federal Talent Gap. And has authored numerous reports and publications on cyber workforce issues. Mr. Smallwood is a former U.S. Army Officer and has lead teams across the spectrum of cyber operations from critical infrastructure protection, computer emergency response and both defensive and offensive operations. He holds a B.A. from the University of Nebraska- Lincoln and a Graduate Certificate in Cybersecurity Policy from the University of Maryland University College, as well as certifications in Human Capital Strategy (HCS), Compensation (CCP) and is a Certified Information System Security Professional (CISSP).

Andrew Smallwood
will be in the following session:

Track 3-9
Solving the Cyber Talent Gap by Quantifying Capability
11/08/17 : 2:15PM - 3:00PM

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Track 3-1
Preparing the Cyber Workforce Through Operational Research
11/07/17 : 10:15AM - 11:00AM
Julie Steinke is a Lead Behavioral Scientist with The MITRE Corporation. Her research focuses on the intersection of human behavior and cybersecurity. She holds a Ph.D. in industrial and organizational psychology from Wright State University and completed a Postdoctoral Research Fellowship at George Mason University where she was extensively involved in an interdisciplinary research project of international scope on the effectiveness of cybersecurity incident response teams.

Dr. Julie Steinke
will be in the following session:

Track 3-1
Preparing the Cyber Workforce Through Operational Research
11/07/17 : 10:15AM - 11:00AM

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Track 2-4
Risk Analysis for Financial Banking and Processing - Training Cyber Workforce through Academia & Industry Collaboration
11/07/17 : 2:15PM - 3:00PM
Dr. Wayne Summers is a distinguished chairperson and professor of TSYS School of Computer Science at CSU. He has conducted many workshops for faculty on computer networking and security under the auspices of the NSF and the NSA's Center of Academic Excellence and has lectured on computer security in a number of countries. He was the PI of a $1.6 million DoD contract.

Dr. Wayne Summers
will be in the following session:

Track 2-4
Risk Analysis for Financial Banking and Processing - Training Cyber Workforce through Academia & Industry Collaboration
11/07/17 : 2:15PM - 3:00PM

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Track 1-6
Virtual-Menternships with Measured & Verified Co-Curricular Transcripts Scale Workforce Ready Cyber Candidate Supply
11/08/17 : 10:15AM - 11:00AM
President & CEO of National Student Clearinghouse (NSC). NSC collaborated with the CWA and iQ4 Corp to create the first digitally transportable co-curricular transcripts, resulting in the 1st Prize for Best Practices at PESC 2017.

Ricardo Torres
will be in the following session:

Track 1-6
Virtual-Menternships with Measured & Verified Co-Curricular Transcripts Scale Workforce Ready Cyber Candidate Supply
11/08/17 : 10:15AM - 11:00AM

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Track 2-4
Risk Analysis for Financial Banking and Processing - Training Cyber Workforce through Academia & Industry Collaboration
11/07/17 : 2:15PM - 3:00PM
Dr. Paul Wang is a Professor at CSU. He was the Director of the Center for Security Studies at UMUC and the CIO/CTO of NBRF. Paul was directly involved in drafting of the NICE framework. His research areas are cybersecurity, IoT architecture security, cryptography and video indexing. In addition to books, referred publications, conference speakers and numeral grant activities, he has four patents. Paul received his Ph.D. under Dr. Robert Ledley, the inventor of body CT scanner in 2004.

Paul Wang
will be in the following session:

Track 2-4
Risk Analysis for Financial Banking and Processing - Training Cyber Workforce through Academia & Industry Collaboration
11/07/17 : 2:15PM - 3:00PM

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Track 1-4
Building a talented cyber security workforce from older adult online learners
11/07/17 : 2:15PM - 3:00PM


Chris Wheedleton
will be in the following session:

Track 1-4
Building a talented cyber security workforce from older adult online learners
11/07/17 : 2:15PM - 3:00PM

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Track 2-3
Cooperative Education Model: Accelerating the Development of Cyber Security Professionals
11/07/17 : 1:15PM - 2:00PM
Dr. Eric Yocam has 26 years of experience in industry working for various companies including Apple, Intuit, Microsoft and T-Mobile. He continues his lifelong pursuit as scholar, practitioner and leader. As a researcher, his research interests are in the areas of cyber security, information systems, governance structures, leadership, real option theory, and fuzzy logic.  He is currently an Affiliate Technical Fellow at the University of Washington Center for Information Assurance and Cybersecurity (CIAC). He has been an active adjunct instructor since 2007 teaching at various universities. He is currently pursuing a master of science in computer engineering at Syracuse University. He holds a doctor of business administration degree (DBA) with an emphasis in leadership granted by School of Advanced Studies from the University of Phoenix. A master of science degree in computer science from the College of Engineering, Computer Science and Technology at California State University. A master of science degree in finance from the Albers School of Business and Economics at Seattle University. A master of business administration degree from the School of Business Administration at the University of San Diego. A bachelor of science degree in computer engineering from the School of Engineering at the University of the Pacific. He maintains a number of certificates including Certified in Risk and Information Systems Control (CRISC), Certified Information System Security Professional (CISSP), Project Management Professional (PMP), and Certification of Cloud Security Knowledge (CCSK).

Eric Yocam, Ph.D.
will be in the following session:

Track 2-3
Cooperative Education Model: Accelerating the Development of Cyber Security Professionals
11/07/17 : 1:15PM - 2:00PM

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