June 25 - 27, 2018
Hilton Alexandria Mark Center, Alexandria , VA

Main Day 2

8:00 am - 8:50 am REGISTRATION & MORING NETWORKING

8:50 am - 9:00 am Chairperson’s Opening Remarks

9:00 am - 9:45 am STRATEGIES FOR PROTECTING CRITICAL INFRASTRUCTURES FROM CYBER ATTACK AND MAKING THEM MORE RESILIENT

Fred Ruonavar - Chief Mission Assurance, DISA
- Identifying weaknesses in the system to inform improvement decisions
- Acquiring the tools to increase protection
- Incorporating cyber-security in the planning phase of new infrastructure projects
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Fred Ruonavar

Chief Mission Assurance
DISA

9:45 am - 10:30 am CLOUD PROTECTION & CYBER SECURITY

Gerald Caron - Director Enterprise Network Management, Department of State
- Identifying key security vulnerabilities to inform improvement decisions
- Incorporating lessons learned from the past data breaches in the industry
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Gerald Caron

Director Enterprise Network Management
Department of State

10:30 am - 11:15 am NETWORKING BREAK

11:15 am - 12:00 pm Countering Adversarial Attempts to Spread Digital Disinformation in the Age of Social Media

Kara Frederick - Research Associate, Technology and National Security Program, Center for a New American Society

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Kara Frederick

Research Associate, Technology and National Security Program
Center for a New American Society

12:00 pm - 12:45 pm A Review of the National Institute of Standards and Technology’s Cyber security Framework for Federal Agencies

Julie Snyder - Lead Security & Privacy Engineer, MITRE
-Guiding organizations to consider the appropriate level of rigor for their cybersecurity
-Reducing cybersecurity risks in a way that complements an organization’s existing cybersecurity and risk management processes
-Identifying and prioritizing opportunities for improving cyber security at an organization
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Julie Snyder

Lead Security & Privacy Engineer
MITRE

12:45 pm - 1:45 pm Lunch

1:45 pm - 2:30 pm Defensive Cyber Operations - More than Technology

Darlene Straub - Chief, Defensive Cyber Operations, DISA

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Darlene Straub

Chief, Defensive Cyber Operations
DISA

4:00 pm - 4:10 pm CHAIRPERSON’S CLOSING REMARKS

4:10 pm - 4:10 pm POST CONFERENCE NETWORKING & END OF CONFERENCE