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Edward Oates Symposium: Security in the Cyber Age

San Jose State University - College of Science (408) 924-4800

Friday, September 14, 2012 from 8:00 AM to 5:30 PM (PDT)

Edward Oates Symposium: Security in the Cyber Age

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San José State University and the College of Science invite you to attend the            

Edward Oates Symposium: Security in the Cyber Age

September 14, 2012, 8 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.

Barrett Ballroom/Student Union at San José State University 

San José State College of Science alumnus Edward Oates, one of three co-founders of Oracle, has lent his name, expertise and vision to this day dedicated to exploring the dimensions of the cybersecurity threat. SJSU is convening leading experts to highlight the need for a strategic, interdisciplinary approach to workforce development and infrastructure through its planned Center for Security in the Cyber Age. This forum will be of particular interest to representatives of private industry, businesses, government entities, health organizations, security mitigation, academia, and current and future SJSU students.

SJSU President Mohammad Qayoumi is leading an effort, with support from the Bay Area Council, to provide the training and certification critical to developing a Silicon Valley pipeline for new cybersecurity professionals. SJSU will partner with local corporations to offer students scholarships, internships and opportunities to work with the latest technology.

Morning:  General Session 8:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. (Continental Breakfast)

 Welcome and Opening Comments 8:00 - 8:30 a.m. Edward Oates and President Mohammad Qayoumi

 KEYNOTE 1: 8:30 - 9:30 a.m.

Peter Fonash, Acting Deputy Assistant Secretary for Cybersecurity and Communications & Chief Technology Officer, Department of Homeland Security:  Dimensions of the Threat (Includes Q&A)

 KEYNOTE 2: 9:30 - 10:30 a.m.

Warren Yu, Chief Learning Officer, Cebrowski Institute, Naval Postgraduate School: Higher Education and Government: Arming Change Agents (Includes Q&A)

 Break 10:30 - 10:45 a.m.

 Panel Discussion and Q&A 10:45 a.m.– 12:00 p.m.:What the Threat Means and “Your role”

Moderator: Lee Buchanan, Paladin Capital, with speakers discussing:

        ·       Industry/Technology: Eric Winsborrow, VP and GM Commercial Solutions, ZanttZ

·          Industry/Commerce: Gary Warzala, CISO, VISA 

·          Risk Management: Jacques Francoeur, Union of Concerned Cybersecurity Leaders

·          Investment: Mark Iwanowski, Cognizant Technology

·          Industry/University: Mike Lyons, CEO, ZanttZ and Associate Professor, Stanford University

 Lunch Break (Buffet)12:00 p.m. – 1:00 p.m.

 KEYNOTE 3: 1:00-1:45 p.m.

Len Napolitano Director, Computer Sciences & Information Systems Center at Sandia National Laboratories, CA Topic TBA

Panel Discussion 1:45 p.m. – 3:30 p.m. The Employment Landscape: Meeting the Need and What does it look like:

·          Cyber Security Technology Development - Theme: CONOP through Technology Development/Analysis:

Mark Iwanowski, Cognizant Technology

·          Cyber Security Product Development - Theme: Moving from Technology to Marketable Products:

John Serafini, Allied Minds

·          Managed Cyber Security Services - Theme: Moving from Products to Integrated Solutions and Services:

Tami Gallupe, Oracle

·          Cyber Security Policy Formulation - Theme: Formulating the Next Generation of Public Policy:

Nathan Nayman, VISA

·          Legal Issues/Liability/Enforcement – Theme: Multiple Dimensions of the Law: Stephanie Sparks, Hoge Fenton Jones & Appel Law

 Q & A/Summary Statements -  2:30 p.m. - 3:30 session leaders and participants

Closing Comments 3:30 – 4:00 p.m. President Qayoumi

Networking Reception 4:00 – 5:30 p.m.


Have questions about Edward Oates Symposium: Security in the Cyber Age? Contact San Jose State University - College of Science (408) 924-4800

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San Jose State University Student Center Barrett Ballroom

Friday, September 14, 2012 from 8:00 AM to 5:30 PM (PDT)

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