ATARC Federal CISO Summit

The ATARC Federal CISO Summit will be held on January 25, 2018 at the Marriott at Metro Center in Washington, D.C.


This educational, one-day symposium will discuss the security challenges faced by Federal Chief Information Security Officers and examine the lessons learned and best practices used to secure the information technology resources of government agencies.


The morning session features speakers and panels with government thought leaders, while the afternoon includes the MITRE-ATARC Cyber Collaboration Symposium, where government, academic and industry subject matter experts brainstorm and whiteboard Security challenge areas.


All ATARC events are free to government and full-time academics, and participants are eligible for CPE credits from (ISC)², the World’s largest IT security organization.

Government Chair

Mittal Desai, Chief Information Security Officer, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (pending agency approval)

MITRE Chair

Mari Spina, Principal Cyber Security Engineer

THURSDAY, JANUARY 25
7:30 a.m. 

Registration and Opening of ATARC Cyber Technology Showcase

–>Participants in ATARC Cyber Technology Showcase

8:00 a.m.
Welcome Remarks in ATARC Cyber Technology Showcase

Mittal Desai, Chief Information Security Officer, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (pending agency approval)

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Tom Suder, President, Advanced Technology Academic Research Center (ATARC)

8:30 a.m.
Keynote Introduction
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Tom Suder, President, Advanced Technology Academic Research Center (ATARC)

8:35 a.m. – 9:00 a.m.
Visionary Keynote Briefing

9:00 a.m. – 10:00 a.m.
Visionary Panel – State of Cybersecurity in the Federal Government

Moderator

Jason Miller, Executive Editor, Federal News Radio

Panelist

Mittal Desai, Chief Information Security Officer, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (pending agency approval)

10:00 a.m. – 10:20 a.m.
Visionary Keynote Briefing

10:20 a.m. – 10:40 a.m. 
Break in ATARC Cyber Technology Showcase

–>Participants in ATARC Cyber Technology Showcase

10:40 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.
Visionary Keynote Briefing

11:00 a.m. – 11:20 a.m.
Visionary Keynote Briefing

11:20 a.m. – 11:40 a.m.
Visionary Keynote Briefing

11:40 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
Visionary Keynote Briefing

12:00 p.m. – 1:15 p.m.
ATARC Cyber Technology Showcase

–>Participants in ATARC CISO Technology Showcase

1:15 p.m. – 1:30 p.m.
Visionary Keynote Briefing

1:30 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.
MITRE-ATARC Cyber Collaboration Symposium

MITRE-ATARC Cyber Collaboration Symposium

The MITRE-ATARC Cyber Collaboration Symposium features discussion and white-boarding between government and industry subject matter experts in a small-group setting. The outcomes of these sessions will be compiled in a White Paper with recommendations to the government.

RULES OF ENGAGEMENT

1.   Participants should come prepared to:

  • Contribute and participate from specific domain/experience
  • Share ideas and build off each other’s contributions
  • Support the session facilitators and other team members
  • Write down ideas on whiteboard
  • Create best practices to support the event’s objectives and goals
  • Refrain from sales or business development conversations

2.   All discussed material must be publicly releasable

  • No Classified discussions
  • No proprietary discussions

3.   None of the discussions or artifacts constitute Government direction, nor should be interpreted as official Government position

1:30 p.m. – 1:45 p.m.
Logistics for MITRE-ATARC Cyber Collaboration Symposium


Mari Spina, Principal Cyber Security Engineer

1:45 p.m. – 3:45 p.m.
Collaboration Sessions

3:45 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Break for Out Brief Preparation

4:00 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Session Out Briefs

ATARC Cyber Technology Showcase | January 2018

ATARC Media & Strategic Partners