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NYIT’s 8th Annual Cybersecurity Conference


Presented by NYIT School of Engineering and Computing Sciences and its National Center of Academic Excellence in Cyber Defense Education (CAE-CDE), this conference brings together cyber experts from academia, business, and
government to address the following topics:

-How Vulnerable are Smart Cities? Securing the Internet of Things and Critical Infrastructure

-Protecting Mobile Identity From Cyber Theft

-Securing Private Health and Financial Data

-Strengthening the Cybersecurity Talent Pipeline: Educating the Ethical Hackers of the Future

Speakers and panelists include:

-Keynote Speaker: Adam Hickey, Deputy Assistant Attorney General for the U.S. Department of Justice

-Peter Bloniarz, Executive Director and Senior Policy Advisor, NYS Cyber Security Advisory Board

-Ben Nelson, Vice President, Cloud Security, Oracle

-Elena Kvochko, CIO, Group Security Function, Barclays

-Gerald “Jay” English, Public Safety Program Manager, U.S. Department of Homeland Security

-Heather Y. Ricciuto, PMP, Global Academic Outreach Leader, IBM Security

-Kathy Hughes, VP, Chief Information Security Officer, Northwell Health

-Richard T. Jacobs, Assistant Special Agent In-Charge, Cyber Branch, FBI’s New York Office

-Lynne Clark, Chief of the National Information Assurance Education and Training Program (NIETP), U.S. National Security Agency

-Amy Batallones, Senior Information Security Analyst, Consolidated Edison Company of New York

-Cordell Schachter, Chief Information Officer, NYC Department of Transportation, City of New York

-Chris Drake, CTO, iconectiv

-Erik Wallace, Director, Product Management, Comtech Telecommunications Corp

-Matthew Webster, Chief Information Security Officer, Healthix

-Nicholas Christiano, Northeast Practice Leader, Healthcare, Tatum

-Nashira Layade, SVP, CISO, Realogy

-Susanne Wetzel, Program Director, SaTC, National Science Foundation

Our early bird rate expires on September 1.