Speakers and Panels

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Featured Speakers

 

Monday, March 10

12:00 p.m. - 12:10 p.m.

Conference Welcome

Mr. Kent Schneider

President & CEO

AFCEA International

VIDEO

 
 

Monday, March 10

12:10 p.m. - 12:20 p.m.

Conference Overview

Mr. Jim Flyzik

Chairman, AFCEA Homeland Security Conference Subcommittee

and President, The Flyzik Group

 
 

Monday, March 10

12:20 p.m. - 1:30 p.m.

Luncheon Keynote Address

ADM Thad Allen, USCG (Ret.) (confirmed)

Senior Vice President, Booz Allen Hamilton

23rd Commandant of the Coast Guard

VIDEO

 
 

Tuesday, March 11

8:15 a.m. - 9:00 a.m.

Morning Keynote Address

Ms. Sandra Grimes (confirmed)

Former CIA Officer

and Co-author, Circle of Treason

VIDEO

Federal News Radio Interview

 

Tuesday, March 11

12:15 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.

Luncheon Keynote Address

Mr. James Blasingame (confirmed)

Deputy National Intelligence Manager for the Western Hemisphere for Homeland

Office of the Director of National Intelligence

VIDEO

PRESENTATION

 
 
 

Panel Sessions

 
 

Monday, March 10

2:15 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.

Mobility and Interoperability

VIDEO

 
This session has been preapproved for 1 CompTIA CEU: A+, Network+, Mobility+, Security+ and 1 GIAC CMU

Moderator:

Mr. John Macaluso (confirmed)

DHS Solutions Development Manager

AT&T Government Solutions

 

Panelists:

 

Dr. Mark Borkowski (confirmed)

Component Acquisition Executive

and Assistant Commissioner, Office of Technology Innovation and Acquisition

Customs and Border Protection

 

Mr. Richard Reed (confirmed)

Director of State Plans

FirstNet

PRESENTATION

 

Mr. John "Rick" Walsh (confirmed)

Information Security Specialist, Army Mobile Lead

Army CIO/G6 Cybersecurity

 
 

Monday, March 10

3:30 p.m. - 4:45 p.m.

Information Sharing - Fusion Centers

VIDEO

 
This session has been preapproved for 1 CompTIA CEU: Security+ and 1 GIAC CMU

Moderator:

Mr. Kshemendra Paul (confirmed)

Program Manager

Information Sharing Environment

 

Panelists:

 

Ms. Sandy Peavy (confirmed)

Chief Information Officer

Federal Law Enforcement Training Center

 

Mr. Michael Brody (confirmed)

Policy Manager

DHS-OPS Homeland Security Information Sharing Network

 

Mr. Lee "Tip" Wight (confirmed)

Executive Director

Washington Regional Threat Analysis Center

 
 
 

Tuesday, March 11

9:15 a.m. - 10:15 a.m.

Big Data Analytics

VIDEO

 
This session has been preapproved for 1 CompTIA CEU: A+ and 1 GIAC CMU

Moderator:

Mr. Hank Tseu (confirmed)

Senior Manager, 42six

CSC

 

Panelists:

 

Mr. Adrian Gardner (confirmed)

Chief Information Officer

Federal Emergency Management Agency

 

Mr. David McClure (confirmed)

Office of the Chief Information Officer

National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration

 

Mr. Nathaniel Wolpert (confirmed)

Acting Branch Chief for Disaster Readiness Relief and Recovery

National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency

 
 
 

Tuesday, March 11

10:15 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.

Role of Laboratories in Homeland Security

 

VIDEO - PART ONE

VIDEO - PART TWO

 
This session has been preapproved for 1 CompTIA CEU: A+, Network+, Mobility+, Security+ and 1 GIAC CMU

Moderator:

Mr. Ira Reese (confirmed)

Executive Director, Laboratories and Scientific Services Bureau

Customs and Border Protection

PRESENTATION

 

Panelists:

 

Mr. Timothy Burke (confirmed)

Program Manager

DHS Office of National Laboratories

 

Mr. Stephen Dennis (confirmed)

Project Director

Department of Homeland Security, Science and Technology Directorate

 

Mr. Vayl Oxford (confirmed)

National Security Executive Policy Advisor

Pacific Northwest National Laboratory

 

Mr. Andy Stadnik (confirmed)

Associate Executive Director for Laboratory Sciences

Consumer Product Safety Commission

PRESENTATION

 
 
 

Tuesday, March 11

2:45 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Professionalization of Cyber Security - Human Resources

VIDEO - PART ONE

VIDEO - PART TWO

 

Background information:

Press release on Professionalization of Cyber

Remarks on Professionalization of Cyber from Dr. Diana Burley

This session has been preapproved for 1 CompTIA CEU: Security+

Moderator:

Ms. Christina Ayiotis, Esq. CRM (confirmed)

AFCEA International Cyber Committee

 

Panelists:

 

Mr. Tom Bailey (confirmed)

Senior Vice President for Human Resources

QinetiQ North America

 

Dr. Diana L. Burley (confirmed)

Associate Professor

Graduate School of Education and Human Development

The George Washington University

Dr. Burley was recently named on of the "Top 10 InfoSec Careers Influencers"

 

Ms. Renee M. Forney (confirmed)

Executive Director

CyberSkills Management Support Initiative

Department of Homeland Security

 

Ms. Stephanie Keith (confirmed)

DOD CIO/DIAP

Cyberspace Workforce Initiatives

 

Mr. Tony Sager (confirmed)

Director of Programs

Council on CyberSecurity

 
 
 

Tuesday, March 11

4:00 p.m. - 5:15 p.m.

Continuous Diagnostics Monitoring

VIDEO

 
This session has been preapproved for 1 CompTIA CEU: A+ and 1 GIAC CMU

Moderator:

Mr. John Streufert (confirmed)

Director, Federal Network Resilience

Department of Homeland Security

 

Panelists:

 

Dr. Kevin Charest (confirmed)

Chief Information Security Officer

Department of Health and Human Services

 

Mr. Kevin Cox (confirmed)

Office of the Chief Information Security Officer

Department of Justice

 

Mr. Jeff Eisensmith (confirmed)

Chief Information Security Officer

Department of Homeland Security

 
 
 

Wednesday, March 12

9:00 a.m. - 10:15 a.m.

Doing Business in Homeland Security - Procurement Executives Roundtable

VIDEO

 

Moderator:

Mr. Greg Rothwell (confirmed)

President

Evermay Consulting

PRESENTATION - FULL PANEL

 

Panelists:

 

Mr. Nick Nayak (confirmed)

Chief Procurement Officer

Department of Homeland Security

 

Mr. David Dasher (confirmed)

Director, Office of Selective Acquisitions

Department of Homeland Security

 

Mr. Dennis Smiley (confirmed)

Executive Director, Office of Procurement Operations

Department of Homeland Security

 

Mr. Dave Grant (confirmed)

Chief Procurement Officer (Acting)

Federal Emergency Management Agency

 

Mr. Rick Gunderson (confirmed)

Executive Director for Procurement

Customs and Border Protection

 

Ms. Latetia Henderson (confirmed)

Assistant Administrator, Office of Acquisition

Transportation Security Administration

 
 
 

Wednesday, March 12

10:45 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

IT Priorities in Homeland Security - CIO Roundtable

VIDEO

 
This session has been preapproved for 1 CompTIA CEU: Security+ and 1 GIAC CMU

Moderator:

Mr. Jim Flyzik

Chairman, AFCEA Homeland Security Conference Subcommittee

and President, The Flyzik Group

 

Panelists:

 

Mr. Charles Armstrong (confirmed)

Assistant Commissioner and Chief Information Officer

Customs and Border Protection

 

RADM Robert E. Day, Jr., USCG (confirmed)

Assistant Commandant for C4IT, U.S. Coast Guard

and Commander, Coast Guard Cyber Command

 

Ms. Margie Graves (confirmed)

Deputy Chief Information Officer

Department of Homeland Security

 

Mr. Luke McCormack (confirmed)

Chief Information Officer

Department of Homeland Security

 

Ms. Sandy Peavy (confirmed)

Chief Information Officer

Federal Law Enforcement Training Center