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CYBERSECURITY SYMPOSIUM
Cybersecurity Symposium

AGENDA - CYBERSECURITY SYMPOSIUM

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Cybersecurity Symposium
University of Rhode Island
Kingston, RI
Center For Biotechnology and Life Sciences Building
May 2, 2012

WATCH THE MORNING SESSION VIDEO
10:00 a.m. MC: Peter Alfonso, Ph.D., Vice President, URI Research and Economic Development

Welcome: David M. Dooley, Ph.D., President, University of Rhode Island

Opening Remarks: James Langevin, U.S. Congressman

10:30 a.m. Keynote: Mark Weatherford , Deputy Under Secretary for Cybersecurity, Department of Homeland Security (DHS)
Q&A Discussion

11:15 a.m. Federal Initiatives: Workforce
Introductions: Victor Fay-Wolfe, Ph.D., Professor, URI Department of Computer Science and Statistics
Bret Hartman, RSA Chief Technology Officer and EMC Fellow, RSA, The Security Division of EMC
William D. Newhouse, Cybersecurity Advisor, Computer Security Division, Information Technology Lab, National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST)
R. Corby Hovis, Ph.D., Program Director, Research Experiences for Undergraduates, National Science Foundation (NSF)
Jinendra Ranka, Program Manager, Strategic Technology Office, Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA)
Panel Q&A Discussion

12:30 p.m. Luncheon Buffet & Viewing of Student Cybersecurity Research Posters on Display

WATCH THE AFTERNOON SESSION VIDEO
1:15 p.m. Keynote: Lieutenant General Michael T. Flynn, Assistant Director of National Intelligence for Partner Engagement
Q&A Discussion

2:00 p.m. Partnerships in Cybersecurity: Government, Industry and Public Institutions Working Together
Introductions: Lisa DiPippo, Ph.D., Professor, URI Department of Computer Science and Statistics
Theresa Murray, Executive Director, State of Rhode Island: Emergency Management Agency
Major George Mannix, Project Manager, Cyber Critical Infrastructure Protection, R.I. Army National Guard
Robert Pate, Vice President for Cybersecurity, Science Applications International Corporation (SAIC)
Panel Q&A Discussion

3:15 p.m. Closing Remarks: James Langevin, U.S. Congressman

Cybersecurity Symposium 2012


Strengthening Cybersecurity in Rhode Island


For more information about this event, please contact:

Dr. Lisa DiPippo
Dept of Computer Science and Statistics
9 Greenhouse Road
Kingston, RI 02881
Phone: 401-874-2701
Email: security@dfcsc.uri.edu