AFCEA Small Business: Roadmap to CMMC

AFCEA Small Business presents

Roadmap to CMMC: Cost, Compliance and Clarification

June 9, 2021

2:00 p.m. ET

$99 for AFCEA members, $149 for non-AFCEA members (includes 1 year membership)
For small businesses in the Defense Industrial Base, CMMC feels like an insurmountable hurdle.

In this AFCEA International Small Business Webinar, panelists include Les Buday, an original Working Group Committee member of the CMMC Accreditation Body and Cybersecurity Director at HumanTouch, LLC, an RPO and Candidate C3PAO and Adam Sewall, CEO, Waterleaf International, LLC an RPO and Candidate C3PAO. 

Moderated by Howard Marshall, Managing Director, Global Cyber Threat Intelligence Lead at iDefense/Accenture Security, this AFCEA Webinar will provide attendees with finite understanding of CMMC guidelines, and what businesses must do to be able to bid and win DoD contracts. 

  • Learn how to position Cyber Risk Management as a key business driver for your company.
  • Learn approaches for how to practically reduce the costs of preparing for and undergoing a CMMC Assessment.
  • Understand what is involved in achieving and maintaining CMMC compliance.
  • Access guidelines, resources, structure, and processes.
  • Start a CMMC roadmap for your business.
  • Get your questions answered by certified experts 
  • Understand more about your cyber security posture  

Whether you’re just getting started or are on your way to compliance, get actionable steps and get your important questions answered. Register now and fill out our survey to let us know what questions you have, and what your organization needs now. Take survey here.

About the speakers:

Les Buday, Director of Cybersecurity at HumanTouch, LLC., Member of CMMC-AB

IT Systems Integrator, Cybersecurity Professional and Director of Cybersecurity at HumanTouch, LLC. Skilled in IT Strategy, Information Security, Risk Management & Compliance, Enterprise Architecture, and the Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC). Les is an original Working Group Committee member of the CMMC Accreditation Body and is unfailingly in the know on emerging regulations. He is an instrumental force in driving strategy and response to security challenges in the government and corporate IT sectors.

Adam Sewall, Waterleaf International, Founder & CEO

Adam Sewall is the Founder and CEO of Waterleaf International. Waterleaf is composed of program managers, engineers and scientists that work as systems integrators on network infrastructure, cybersecurity and data science. Waterleaf and its wholly owned subsidiary Barquin Solutions serve the DoD, Civilian Agencies, SLED and Enterprise customers. 

Mr. Sewall has also been a past and present board member of several technology companies including; Edgemesh, Marteleron, Tradeworx, T3 and others. He has served on multiple boards of advisors and directors and has played an active role in both fundraising and M&A of several companies. His academic and technical background is in Mathematics, Physics, Electronics Engineering with a focus on RF and Cyber.

Howard Marshall, Managing Director, Accenture Security 

Howard Marshall is the Managing Director- Global Cyber Threat Intelligence Lead at iDefense/Accenture Security.  Before joining Accenture, Howard enjoyed a 20+ year career with the FBI before retiring as the Deputy Assistant Director of the FBI’s Cyber Division. He held six other positions during his tenure, to include Special Agent in Charge of the Louisville Division. Howard received a BA and JD from the University of Arkansas at Fayetteville and most recently completed Carnegie Mellon’s CISO certification course.



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