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Mason - NSF - Cybersecurity Leadership and Smart City/County Conference

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George Mason University Arlington Campus

3351 Fairfax Drive

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Arlington, VA 22201

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Mason - NSF Cybersecurity Leadership Smart City/County Conference
George Mason University, Arlington Campus
Tuesday, March 13, 2018 from 8:30 a.m.—4:30 p.m. (Registration 7:45 a.m.—8:20 a.m.)

Please join us for an innovative and dynamic conference to provide insights on current and compelling cybersecurity issues.

-Vision of cybersecurity leadership and governance given the increasingly complex IT and cybersecurity environment.
-How governments and private sector are addressing cybersecurity challenges resulting from increased connectivity and network reliance.
-New and emerging technologies that might help to address the challenges.
-Also, hear an update on the George Mason—NSF City and County cybersecurity partnering project.

The conference will provide a platform for cybersecurity leaders and practitioners from government, private sector, and academia to discuss cybersecurity challenges and best practices and learn from the newest cyber innovation.

Our speakers include CISOs from Fortune 500 companies, government leaders, entrepreneurs, and cybersecurity practitioners.

A sampling of speakers includes:
Rick Howard, CSO, Palo Alto Networks
Rick Tracy, Senior Vice President, CSO, Telos
Michael Aisenburg, Principal Cyber Policy Counsel, MITRE
Adam Sills, ‎Head of Contract P&C Binding and Professional Liability, CapSpecialty
Mike Watson, CISO, Commonwealth of Virginia
Dave Jordan, CISO, Arlington County
Isaac Janak, Commonwealth of Virginia, Secretary of Homeland Security and Public Safety Office
Annie Carlson, Information Technology Manager, Town of Leesburg
Tomohiro Arai, Science Counselor and Chief of Science section, The Embassy of Japan
Yoshihiro Katagiri - Director, North-America Center, National Institute of Information and Communications Technology (NICT)
Shaun Waterman, Contributing Editor, Cyberscoop
Raghu Dev, World Wide Identity and Access Management Lead, IBM
Linton Wells II, Executive Advisor, C4I & Cyber Center
Kevin Yin, CEO, SitScape
Ryan Leirvik, Principal, GRIMM
A.J. Nash, Intelligence Services Manager, Symantec

We invite you to join and add your insights.

Hosted by:
Mason's School of Business and Volgenau School of Engineering's Center for Assurance Research and Engineering (CARE)

Wifi: There is wifi. Instructions will be at the check-in table.

Directions and Parking: Please feel free to park at Founders Hall Garage Visitor parking, entrance on Founders Way North

Here is a link to a PDF map of the Arlington campus: http://www.gmu.edu/resources/welcome/ArlingtonMap2017.pdf

Here is a link to directions to the Arlington campus: http://www.gmu.edu/resources/welcome/Directions/Directions-to-Arlington.html
Parking information: http://parking.gmu.edu/arlingtoncampusparking.html

Continental breakfast and lunch will be served.
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