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Zero Day Con - Hacking Democracy

Tuesday

Oct 16, 2018 – 12:30 PM

1530 P Street Northwest
Washington, DC 20005 Map

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The digital domain has radically increased democracy’s already vulnerable surface area. The same platforms and networks that allow us to communicate instantaneously, provide transparency in government & military and pursue global efficiencies in business are being exploited by criminals and spies, and enable the spread of misinformation. This simultaneously erodes our competitive advantages, trust in information and the reliance in our banks, corporations and governments. Join Zero Day Con and Strategic Cyber Ventures on October 16th in Washington, D.C. to examine the path forward in reducing our attack surface, managing risk, regaining control of our networks and data, and restoring trust in our cyber-powered global democratic institutions. Zero Day Con Washington DC is an independent conference wcomprised of interactive learning sessions, keynotes and panel discussions, and will feature an area designated for technology companies to demo and share their latest innovations, products and services. Open to security executives, researchers, operators, policy makers, and all defenders of democracy from private industry, non-profits, academia, military, and government. A half day of focused discussions on cyber-enabled information warfare efforts eroding democracy and the infosec capabilities we need. Network with peers and speakers at the event and during the post-conference cocktail hour. Agenda and Speakers - Tuesday, 16 October 2018 - 11:30 am - 8:00 pm → 11:30 am - 12:30 pm - REGISTRATION, COFFEE, FINGER FOOD LUNCH & NETWORKING → 12:30 pm - 12:45 pm - OPENING COMMENTS - Ronan Murphy, CEO Smarttech247 → 12:45 pm - 1:10 pm - GREAT POWER COMPETITION AND CHALLENGES TO U.S. SECURITY - LTG ROBERT P. ASHLEY, JR. → 1:10 pm - 1:35 pm -  KEYNOTE SPEECH 2 - KRISTOFER MANSSON → 1:35 pm - 2:05 pm - PANEL 1 - DID WE SEE IT COMING? CYBER ENABLED ESPIONAGE, WARFARE AND INFORMATION OPERATIONS Moderator: Michael Daniel - President & CEO, Cyber Threat Alliance (CTA) Speakers: Patrick Gorman - CEO and Founder of CybrIQ Solutions; John Hultquist - Director, Intelligence Analysis at FireEye; Sean Kanuck - Former National Intelligence Officer for Cyber Issues; Adam Meyers - VP, Intelligence at Crowdstrike   → 2:05 pm - 2:35 pm  - PANEL 2 - RESILIENT CRITICAL INFRASTRUCTURE: ARE WE READY? Moderator: Jake Norwood - Director, Cyber Intelligence Center, Citigroup Speakers: Kristina Balaam - Security Intelligence Engineer, Lookout; Moshe Ben Simon - CEO, TrapX; Jeff Lunglhofer - Managing Director and Chief Information Security Officer (CISO), BNY Mellon → 2:35 pm - 3:05 pm COFFEE BREAK & NETWORKING  → 3:05 pm - 3:35 pm - PANEL 3 - THE FUTURE OF PRIVACY AND THE DIGITAL IDENTITY STATE Moderator: Desiree Dickerson - Head of Operations, Lighting Labs Speakers: Dave Coxe, President and CEO, ID DataWeb; Michelle W. Cohen - Practice Group Leader, Ifrah Law; Josh Olszewicz - Analyst, BraveNewCoin & Trader, Techemy Capital; Joe Stuntz - Principal, Cybersecurity at One World Identity→ 3:35 pm - 4:05 pm - PANEL 4 - THE FUTURE OF SECURITY TECH AND CYBER TEAMS WE NEED - RESPONDING TO FUTURE ATTACKS Moderator: Hank Thomas - CEO, Strategic Cyber Ventures Speakers: Paul Battista - CEO, Polarity; Jim Hunt - Managing Partner, Lavrock Ventures; Pascal Luck - Principal, LM Tech Strategies, LLC; Simone Petrella - Chief Cyberstrategy Officer, CyberVista → 4:05 pm - 4:30 pm  - KEYNOTE SPEECH 3- KOOS LODEWIJKX, CTO & VP Development, IBM Security → 4:30 pm - 4:55 pm  - KEYNOTE SPEECH 4 - RICHARD A. CLARKE, Former Special Advisor to the President on Cyber Security, Founder and CEO of Good Harbor Cyber Security Risk Management → 4:55 pm - 5:10 pm - CLOSING REMARKS → 5:10 pm - 8:00 pm - COCKTAILS & NETWORKING (Sponsored by Microsoft)

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