Elite one-day event promises to be an inspirational day for cyber security professionals seeking new employment opportunities.
COLUMBIA, Md., October 22, 2012 - TECHEXPO has announced the speaker lineup for their semiannual Cyber Security hiring event, being held November 1 at the Sheraton Columbia Town Center in Maryland.
President/CEO of Convergence Technology and Board Chair of the Tech Council of Maryland Larry Letow will kick off the session with the opening keynote on November 1st at 9:00am. Larry will be joined by an extraordinary speaker lineup that includes:
• Kristina Tanasichuk, President/Founder of Women in Homeland Security and President & CEO of Government Technology & Services Coalition. Kristina founded Women in Homeland Security in March 2009 taking charge for all aspects of the programming, development, marketing and membership of the organization. She also serves as CEO of the Government Technology & Services Coalition, a non-profit, non-partisan association of innovative, agile small and mid-sized company CEOs that create, develop, and implement solutions for the Federal homeland and national security market.
• Scott C. Kennedy, AVP/Chief Engineer at SAIC. With twenty-three years’ experience as a Unix system administrator, Scott is the Chief Engineer and designer of the CyberNEXS Computer Security Training System. Lead member of the Penetration Testing Team involved in multiple security assessments of networks and systems.
• Shawn Henry, President of CrowdStrike Services. Shawn retired as FBI Executive Assistant Director in March 2012, with responsibility for all criminal and cyber programs and investigations worldwide, as well as international operations and the FBI’s critical incident response. Shawn has been a keynote speaker on a multitude of cyber issues in venues around the world. He has been featured on 60 Minutes; CBS Evening News; Good Morning America; The Today Show; Forbes Magazine, Business Week, The Wall Street Journal; USA Today & more. In 2010, Henry was named one of the most influential people in security by Security Magazine; received the Federal 100 Award as a government leader who played a pivotal role in the federal government IT community; and was selected as cybercrime fighter of the year by McAfee Inc.
"Our team is extremely pleased with the high caliber, diversity and expertise of the confirmed speakers we have secured for this event. Having such a dynamic lineup of highly respected industry professionals to share their knowledge and inspire those seeking employment adds a strong benefit to all of the job seekers and exhibitors attending the Cyber Security hiring event,” states Bradford Rand, CEO and President, TECHEXPO Top Secret.
Directly following the speaker session, attendees will have the opportunity to connect with a compelling roster of organizations looking to fill immediate career opportunities. To be considered for employment candidates must be a U.S. Citizen with relative industry experience, and active Security Clearance is preferred.
Companies recruiting at the TECHEXPO Cyber Security event include: Bridges Consulting, CGI, CPSI, CrowdStrike, Defense Intelligence Agency, Deloitte, Entegra Systems, Helm Point Solutions, Honeywell Technology Solutions, Lockheed Martin, SAIC, SEI / Software Engineering Institute at Carnegie Mellon, Solers, Sotera Defense Solutions, SPARTA, Tad PGS, TASC, The SI Organization, Transquest Ventures / Transquest Federal Systems & more. Companies exhibiting virtually: SafeNet & The Schafer Corporation
Promotional Partners Include: Cyber Maryland 2012, CyberWatch, National Security Cyberspace Institute, Pathways to Cybersecurity, The Cyber Security Forum Initiative & more.
TECHEXPO Cyber Security
Thursday, November 1st Sheraton Columbia Town Center Hotel
Speaker Session: 9am - 10am / Hiring Event: 10am - 3pm
TECHEXPO Top Secret is the Nation's premiere producer of professional job fairs for Security-Cleared professionals. With over 900 shows produced since 1993, TECHEXPO has helped thousands of companies recruit the best talent in the industry and provided hundreds of thousands of professionals with a forum to advance their career. These hiring events provide opportunities throughout Cyber Security, Information Technology, Engineering, Aerospace, Telecom, Intelligence, Operations, Homeland Security & more.
For further information, contact Amanda Alessio, Marketing Director, at 212.655.4505x230 or at AAlessio@TechExpoUSA.com. The official web site is http://www.TechExpoUSA.com.