September 10, 2015 - 8:00 AM - 6:00 PM EST

"Migration to the Cloud: Challenges & Vulnerabilities | Opportunities & Solutions" at the GovConnects Cyber 6.0 Conference

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11100 Johns Hopkins Road
Laurel, MD 20723

Venable attorneys Keir Bancroft, Dismas Locaria, and Ryan Sweigard will participate in GovConnects' upcoming Cyber 6.0 Conference. This year's conference is titled Migration to the Cloud: Challenges & Vulnerabilities | Opportunities & Solutions. The conference will feature a morning keynote address from William Arbaugh, President and CTO, Five Directions, and an afternoon keynote address from LTG(R) Rhett Hernandez, West Point Cyber Chair, Army Cyber Institute.

Please visit the Cyber 6.0 Conference webpage for more information or to register for a time slot.


Mentoring in a Minute

Mentoring in a Minute participants can take advantage of brief mentoring sessions with Mr. Bancroft, Mr. Locaria, Mr. Sweigard, and other professionals in numerous topics to answer specific questions about their business. The mentoring sessions will run from 10:00 a.m. to 1:45 p.m. on September 10 in fifteen- to thirty-minute increments. Topics include:

  • IT Security
  • Legal/Compliance
  • Accounting
  • Cyber Insurance
  • Insurance
  • Benefits/Health Care Reform/Insurance
  • Recruiting/Staffing/Talent Acquisition and Retention
  • Financial Services
  • Project Management
  • Real Estate
  • GSA Schedules
  • Capture and Proposal
  • M&A

Breakout Sessions

The conference will also feature breakout sessions, including:

  • Facilitating Critical Infrastructure Cloud Adoption with FedRAMP
  • Insider Threat
  • Mobile IT
  • Health IT

Tech Talks

This year's conference will also feature Tech Talks. The Cyber 6.0 Tech Talks review panel includes CTOs/CIOs of GovConnects member organizations who will review and select participants from cyber and technology companies. Presenters will have five minutes to pitch their paper to the panel of judges representing large primes, research and academic entities specializing in cybersecurity. The panel of judges will award a prize for the best presentation. This event provides a unique opportunity for small businesses to pitch their products and services to large primes and potential joint venture partners