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October 2, 2017
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NVTC to Host 2017 Capital Cybersecurity Summit

FBI Cyber Division Deputy Assistant Director Howard Marshall will headline Nov. 14-15 event

October 2, 2017 — NVTC announced today it will host its second annual Capital Cybersecurity Summit on November 14-15, 2017. The event, which will take place at The Ritz-Carlton, Tysons Corner, will feature distinguished keynote speakers and panels offering exclusive insights on emerging cybersecurity technologies, digital solutions, operations and enforcement from the private sector and government perspectives.

FBI Cyber Division Deputy Assistant Director Howard Marshall will keynote the Summit’s opening reception on November 14.

Panel discussions on November 15 will feature experts from world leading cybersecurity companies, government agencies, private firms and consultants advising government and private sector, and will cover such topics as cloud security, federal cyber procurement, unique ways to attract cyber talent and strengthening cybersecurity through public-private partnerships. Some of the top cybersecurity experts serving as panelists include:

  • Dr. Ray Letteer, Chief, Cybersecurity Division, U.S. Marine Corps
  • David Weinstein, Chief Technology Officer, State of New Jersey
  • Emile Monette, Senior Cybersecurity Strategist and Acquisition Advisor, Office of Cybersecurity and Communications, Department of Homeland Security
  • Tom Weithman, President and Chief Investment Officer, MACH37
  • Mark Ryland, Director of Solutions Architecture and Chief Architect World Wide Public Sector Team, Amazon Web Services
  • Rohyt Belani, Co-Founder and CEO, PhishMe
  • Susie Adams, Chief Technology Officer, Microsoft Federal

  • The Summit will also include a technology showcase at which cybersecurity companies from the Greater Washington region will display their products and services to potential customers, partners, investors and employees.

    No industry is immune to today’s rapidly evolving cybersecurity threats. The Capital Cybersecurity Summit will provide tremendous business development and educational value for any organization concerned with staying ahead of cybersecurity threats and protecting their digital assets. View the complete Summit agenda.