Past Events

September, 2015

Minneapolis Cybersecurity Roundtable

Nate Lesser, Deputy Director of the National Cybersecurity of Excellence, will be presenting at the Minneapolis Cybersecurity Roundtable, presented by the U.S. Chamber of Commerce. The conference will take place on September 16, 2015 at the Hyatt Regency in Minneapolis, MN. Find out more here.

September, 2015

Washington Technology Emerging Tech Industry Day

Gavin O'Brien, computer scientist at the National Cybersecurity Center of Excellence, will be presenting a high-level overview of the NCCoE, practice guides, and how the center works with various stakeholders at the Washington Technology Emerging Tech Industry day, held September 15, 2015 at the Fairview Park Marriot in Falls Church, VA. Find out more about the conference here.

September, 2015

EnergySec Security and Compliance Summit

Harry Perper, Principal Systems Engineer at the NCCoE, will be giving an overview of overview of the collaborative work being done to accelerate the adoption of secure technologies in the energy sector. As a part of the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST), NCCoE security experts use standards, best practices, and commercially available technologies to demonstrate the real-world application of cybersecurity and publish their example solutions in NIST Cybersecurity Practice Guides (Special Publication series 1800).

September, 2015

2015 Cybersecurity Innovation Forum

Donna Dodson, director of the NCCoE, Michael Stone, NCCoE senior security engineer for the Financial Services sector, and Bill Fisher, security engineer, will be speaking at the 2015 Cybersecurity Innovation Forum (CIF), to be held at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center in Washington, DC. Find out more about the conference.

Donna Dodson will be speaking in the general session, "It's Complicated, Three perspectives on tough issues: Privacy, Risk Management, Liability, and more".

September, 2015

HIPAA Security Conference 2015

NIST and the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), Office for Civil Rights (OCR) are co-hosting the 8th annual conference, Safeguarding Health Information: Building Assurance through HIPAA Security, on September 2-3, 2015 at the Grand Hyatt, Washington, D.C. Find out more about the conference here.

August, 2015

HP Protect

Don Tobin, Senior Security Engineer at the National Cybersecurity Center of Excellence, will be co-presenting a session titled “Intrusion detection, prevention and monitoring across IT and ICS systems” with Zhi Xiang Lin, Guest Researcher from the University of Maryland.

The HP Protect cybersecurity conference will be held from September 1-4 at the Gaylord National Resort and Convention Center, National Harbor, MD. Find out more about the conference.

August, 2015

Tackling a Critical Health IT Security Challenge - Securing Electronic Health Records on Mobile Devices

Stolen personal information can have negative financial impacts, but stolen medical information cuts to the very core of personal privacy. Medical identity theft already costs billions of dollars each year, and altered medical information can put a person’s health at risk through misdiagnosis, delayed treatment, or incorrect prescriptions. Yet, the use of mobile devices to store, access, and transmit electronic healthcare records is outpacing the privacy and security protections on those devices.

July, 2015

CyberMontgomery 2015

The NCCoE will be participating in two sessions at CyberMontgomery this year.

The CyberMontgomery Forum was developed jointly by The Montgomery County Department of Economic Development and the Federal Business Council (FBC) in conjunction with leaders from federal and local government agencies, industry and academia. .

July, 2015

NCCoE Speaker Series: Janet Levesque with RSA

The NCCoE Speaker Series features nationally known thought leaders addressing issues in cybersecurity. These talks are suitable for anyone with an interest in cybersecurity. Sponsored by the NCCoE and the Maryland and Montgomery County Departments of Economic Development. Bring your business cards and plan to share them! We've included time for networking.

May, 2015

ATARC Federal Cybersecurity Integration Summit

Donna Dodson, director of the NCCoE and associate director and chief cybersecurity advisor of the Information Technology Laboratory at the National Institute of Standards and Technology, will be giving the Visionary Keynote address at the ATARC  Federal Cybersecurity Integration Summit on May 20, 2015. For more information on the event, visit