The National Cyber Summit is the leading event for cyber training, education and workforce development aimed at protecting America’s infrastructure from ever-evolving cyber threats. Held in Huntsville, Alabama, one of the nation's largest technological hubs, the Summit attracts both government and commercial participants. The Summit runs June 5-7, 2018, at the Von Braun Center.
The National Cyber Summit is supported by the National Initiative for Cybersecurity Education (NICE), a program of the National Institute of Standards and Technology in the U.S. Department of Commerce, under Grant # 70NANB16H016.
Home to major Department of Defense organizations and civilian departments and agencies, including the departments of Homeland Security and Energy, NASA, Tennessee Valley Authority, and the National Security Agency, Huntsville also has many other industries represented. Companies are diverse and include healthcare, automotive and energy industries, academia, genetic research and advanced technology.
Keynote speakers include Paul Abbate, Associate Deputy Director, Federal Bureau of Investigation and The Honorable Dr. Michael D. Griffin, Under Secretary of Defense for Research and Engineering. A complete list of speakers is available here.
Discussions include Infrastructure: An Urgent National Imperative and Executive Order 13800: Supporting the Growth and Sustainment of the Nation's Cybersecurity Workforce. See the full agenda here.
The Summit will also host an Expo Hall with demonstrations.
Registration is still open at: https://www.nationalcybersummit.com/Register-Now.