Past Meetings & Events

 ICIT Fellows along with agency and legislative leaders convene monthly to consult on various sector issues. These intimate and thought provoking meetings foster new relationships, yield actionable ideas, and help advance initiatives to improve the resiliency and strength of our critical infrastructure sectors.

January ’17

The 2017 ICIT Winter Summit

Featured Thought Leaders:  General (Ret.) Michael Hayden, Director NSA; Brigader General (Ret.) Greg Touhill, Federal CISO; Pete Kim, CISO, USAF; Ron Ross, Fellow, NIST, Don Heckeman, Dpt. Chief, Information Assurance Capabilities, NSA, and more
Event Website:  www.icitwintersummit.org
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November’16

The 2016 ICIT Gala & Benefit

Honorees & Keynotes:  General (Ret.) Keith Alexander, Director NSA & Cyber Command; Tony Scott, Federal CIO; Dr. Phyllis Schneck, Deputy Undersecretary, CS&C, DHS
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October’16

Topic:  Hacking Elections is Easy!

Featured Thought Leaders:  James Scott, Sr. Fellow, ICIT; ICIT Contributor Jim Walter (Cylance); ICIT Fellows Tony Cole (FireEye), Greg Cranley (Centrify), Stacey Winn (Forcepoint), Trish Cagliostro (Anomali), Michael Seguinot; Parham Eftekhari, Sr. Fellow, ICIT
Related ICIT Research:  ICIT Analysis:  Hacking Elections is Easy! Part One:  Tactics, Techniques, and ProceduresHacking Elections is Easy!  Part 2: Psst! Wanna Buy a National Voter Database?  Hacking E-Voting Systems Was Just the Beginning
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Videos:  Hacking Elections Is Easy!; Cyber Hygiene In a Digital Age

September’16

Topic:  Senate Briefing: Deep Web Exploitation of Health Sector Breach Victims

Featured Thought Leaders: Dr. Ron Ross (NIST), Parham Eftekhari (ICIT), Rob Bathurst (Cylance), Ryan Brichant (FireEye), John Menkhart (Securonix), Robert Lord (Protenus), Don MacLean (DLT)
Related ICIT Research:  Your Life Repackaged and Resold:  The Deep Web Exploitation of Health Sector Breach Victims
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Videos:  The Deep Web Exploitation of Health Sector Breach VictimsLayered Security Strategies for Health Sector Breach Victims

August ’16

Topic:  The Energy Sector Hacker Report:  Profiling the Hacker Groups that Threaten our Nation’s Energy Sector

Featured Thought Leaders & Topic: Former Dpt. of Energy CTO Pete Tseronis, Deputy CIO, USDA Joyce Hunter,  ICIT Fellows Ryan Brichant (FireEye), Stacey Winn (Forcepoint), Jay Williams (Parsons), ICIT Sr. Fellow Parham Eftekhari
Related ICIT Research:  The Energy Sector Hacker Report:  Profiling the Hacker Groups that Threaten our Nation’s Energy Sector
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Videos:  C-Span Coverage of this ICIT Briefing

July ’16

Topic:  China’s Espionage Dynasty – Economic Death by a Thousand Cuts

Featured Thought Leaders & Topic:  “Threat Intelligence Optimization” with Linus Barloon, Director of Cybersecurity, Sergeant at Arms, U.S. Senate); Briefing on ICIT’s Report by ICIT Fellows Malcolm Harkins (Cylance), Todd Helfrich (Anomali), Greg Cranley (Centrify), Stan Wisseman (HPE), Parham Eftekhari (Sr. Fellow, ICIT); “Cyber and Beyond: The Inner Workings of Chinese Espionage” with Joshua Philipp, National Security Reporter, Epoch Times
Related ICIT Research: China’s Espionage Dynasty – Economic Death by a Thousand Cuts
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Videos:  (1)  Threat Intelligence Optimization  (2) Briefing:  China’s Espionage Dynasty (3) Cyber and Beyond:  The Inner Workings of Chinese Espionage

 June ’16

Topic: The Anatomy of Cyber-Jihad:  Cyberspace is the Great New Equalizer

Featured Thought Leaders & Topic:  Federal Cybersecurity R&D Plan w/Greg Shannon (Office of Science and Technology – The White House); The Anatomy of Cyber Jihad w/ Finn Ramsland (Cylance), Rob Roy (ICIT Fellow – HPE), Michael Seguinot (ICIT Fellow – Exabeam), Stan Wisseman (ICIT Fellow – HPE)
Related ICIT Research: The Anatomy of Cyber-Jihad:  Cyberspace is the New Great Equalizer
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Slides:  Federal Cybersecurity Research & Development Plan

May ’16

Topic: NIST Briefing on SP 800-160: Systems Security Engineering

Featured Thought Leaders:  Dr. Ron Ross (NIST), Biff Lyons (ICIT Fellow – Parsons)
Related ICIT Research: NIST SP 800-160: For the Rest of Us – An ICIT Summary
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April ’16

ICIT Critical Infrastructure Forum: Resiliency & Enablement

Featured Thought Leaders Included: Tony Scott (Federal CIO), Richard Ledgett (Deputy Director, NSA), Dr. Ron Ross (Fellow, NIST)
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 March ’16

Topic: Threat Based Defense: Intelligence, Defensive Engagement and Collaboration

Featured Thought Leaders: ICIT Fellows Kevin Lemmon (Securonix), George Kamis (ForcePoint), Zach Lanier (Cylance)
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  February ’16

Topic: Operational Innovation – A New Approach to the Threat Landscape

Featured Thought Leaders: ICIT Fellows Dan Waddell (ISC2), Seth Nuyland (Exabeam), Jack Miles (Centrify); Calvin Brown (CISO, U.S. Air Force Washington District)
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 January ’16

Topic: Change Agents – the Key to Successful IT Modernization for Improved Security & Efficiency

Featured Thought Leaders: David Bray (CIO, FCC)
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 November ’15

Topic: Hacking Hospitals

Featured Thought Leaders: Jerry Davis (ICIT Fellow & CIO, NASA Ames Research); Kevin Stine (Manager, Information Technology Laboratory, NIST), Steve Curren (Act. Director, Division of Resiliency, HHS); ICIT Fellows Philips, Cylance, Centrify, Raytheon / Websense, Securonix
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 October ’15

Topic: NextGen Cybersecurity Strategies for Critical Infrastructure Sectors

Featured Thought Leaders: Jerry Davis (ICIT Fellow & CIO, NASA Ames Reserach); Col. John Brickey (Army Cyber Institute); Jeff Ait (ICIT Fellow & V.P. Public Sector, Blackberry)
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October ’15

Topic: Congressional “Town Hall” on Minority Representation in Cybersecurity

Featured Thought Leaders: Congresswoman Sheila Jackson Lee (TX); Congresswoman Judy Chu (CA); The Honorable Theresa Grafenstine, Inspector General, U.S. House of Representatives; Rodney Petersen (NIST), Renee Forney (DHS), ICIT Fellows (ISC)2 & ISACA
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 September ’15

Topic: Connected Worlds: Car Hacking, IOT & Smart Cities

Featured Thought Leaders: ICIT Fellows IOActive, HP
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June ’15

Topic: Lunch-and-Learn:  Securing Data in the Federal Government

Featured Thought Leaders: Richard Spires (Former CIO, DHS; CEO Resilient Networks); Byron Caswell, Sr. Strategic Advisor, FCC, ICIT Fellows Watchdox by Blackberry, HP
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 May ’15

Topic: Health Sector Fly-In @ United States Senate

Featured Thought Leaders: Over 20 speakers including HHS, ONC, FDA, ISACs, and more.  click here to view
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 April ’15

Topic: A DHS ISAO Roundtable Exchange

Featured Thought Leaders: Michael Echols, Director, Joint Programs, DHS
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 March ’15

TopicHow Data Segmentation, Privacy and Interoperability Can Solve Today’s Healthcare Challenges

Featured Thought Leaders:
  • Laura Elizabeth Rosas, Lead Public Health Advisor, Health IT Team, SAMHSA HHS
  • Dr. Kafi Wilson, Fellow ICIT
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 February ’15

Topic:  Improving Security Through IT Asset Management & Non-Traditional Investments

Featured Thought Leader:   Don Adcock, Acting CIO, Department of Energy
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 January ’15

Topic:  Protecting our Critical Infrastructures through Frameworks, Legislation and Technology – Predictions for 2015

Featured Thought Leaders:
  • Dr. Ron Ross, Fellow, NIST
  • The Honorable Theresa Grafenstine, Inspector General, U.S. House of Representatives
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