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Central MD ISSA Information Security Conference

February 28 @ 8:00 am - 4:00 pm

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Information System Security Assocition’s Central Maryland Chapter is hosting a day long Cybersecurity on February 28th from 8:00-4:00 at USRA in Columbia, Maryland.  The topics that will be covered include:

  1. Leadership and Cybersecurity  – Why it is desperately needed
  2. Software and Supply Chain
  3. Phishing Attacks
  4. Ransom Ware
  5. IoT Botnet DDos Attacks
  • Deadline to register is February 26th at 5 PM.
  • Chapter & ISSA member’s ticket: $90
  • General Public ticket: $100. 


7:30-8:00 Registration/Continental Breakfast
8:00-8:30 Keynote: Dr. Vint Cert, Google,

Scholarships Awardees

8:30-9:10 CISCO Systems Guidepoint Security
9:10 -9:45 Patrick McMichael, Varonis, Inc- Attackers Prey on Uncertainty: How to fail at Threat Detection Rob Campbell, MedCybersecurity-Transitioning to a Hyperledger Fabric Quantum-Resistant Classical PKI
9:45-10:00 Break/Time to visit Exhibits
10:00-10:45 CPT Nico Smith, US Army National Guard-Defending the Home T Rowe Price
10:45-11:30 Ben Schmerler, DP Solutions -How Leadership Can Create a Positive Security Culture TBD
11:30-12:30 Lunch
12:30-1:15 James Honeycutt, Independent Security Consultant-Just Enough Administration with PowerShell Centripetal-Capture the Flag
1:15-2:00 Carl Bolerstein, Bricata-SOARing into NetSEc Centripetal-Capture the Flag
2:00-2:15 Break/Time to visit Exhibits
2:30-3:15 Ryan Dobbins, InfoBlock-How to protect your org from itself: Understanding the fundaments of data risk Tina Williams-Koroma, TCecure-Securing data at University System of Maryland
3:15-4:00 Cybersecurity Leadership in the Military & Intelligence Community

  • James J. Adams, Dept of Army HQ
  • Renata Spinks, NSA
  • Lt. Clarence Nowell,


See attached flyer: ISSA Central MD 2020 Cybersecurity Conference Flyer

Conference Registration – Click Here


February 28
8:00 am - 4:00 pm
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7178 Columbia Gateway Dr
Columbia, MD 21046 United States
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