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NYIT’s 8th Annual Cybersecurity Conference

September 28, 2017 @ 9:00 am - 6:00 pm

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.


September 28, 2017
9:00 am - 6:00 pm
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NYIT Auditorium on Broadway
1871 Broadway at 61st Street
New York, New York 10023

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