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Cybersecurity Committee Meeting

October 19, 2016

Cloud Computing MythBusting
Cloud solutions are becoming the de facto standard for government, industry and private consumers. Therefore organizations need to be well informed on true benefits and risk of cloud solutions. Countless cloud providers exist, learn from two industry experts who have been on the front line of the cloud and understand the risks/rewards of the cloud.

Speaker: Mike Pitcher, Director, Cyber Readiness & Engineering Group

Mike Pitcher: Lead of Veris Group's Cyber Readiness & Engineering practice that specializes in identifying and closing the gaps in security programs, specifically enhancing defensive capabilities against cyber threats. Specialties include; Cloud Security and Migrations, FedRAMP Cloud Accreditations, Technical Security Assessments (Penetration Testing, Red Teaming, Hunt, Vulnerability Assessment). Mike is a Certified Information System Security Professional (CISSP), Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH) and Certified Splunk Architect.

Speaker: Jeremy Gibbons, Associate, Cyber Strategy & Engineering

Jeremy Gibbons: Jeremy has over fifteen (15) years of direct experience working with embedded, enterprise, mobile, and cloud architectures, Mr. Gibbons serves as Veris Group's Cyber Strategy & Engineering cloud initiative lead and cloud (AWS) subject matter expert (SME). He specializes in reducing customer operating expenses, while additionally increasing service availability, performance, and data durability. He has extensive experience designing and implementing highly secure cloud architectures, granting him the expertise necessary to provide thorough, informed opinions on cloud architecture design, methodology, and security.



Location:
ICF
9300 Lee Highway
Fairfax, VA