3rd Annual Cyber Security for Defense Summit

Protecting Our Nation From Faceless Enemies

IDGA's flagship cyber event, the 3rd Annual Cyber Security for Defense is back! Last year’s event hosted over 200 attendees, and a variety of extraordinary speakers. This year, we are taking it to a whole new level!


An exciting array of new additions will be the key highlight of this year's event taking place in Washington D.C. Bringing in law enforcement and international military perspectives, this conference will also feature a new Track Format that will allow you to customize your own agenda:


Choose between Operational Cyber to understand new cyber strategy implementations, planning of cyber campaigns, and assignments for cyber missions and tasks...or Tactical Cyber to learn how the DoD Network is offensively fighting off cyber attacks from criminals, overseas adversaries, and nation state hackers.


Featured Speakers:

  • Sherrill Nicely, Chief Information Security Officer, CIA
  • Trent Teyema, Section Chief - Cyber Crime Division, FBI
  • COL Paul T. Stanton, Commander, US Army Cyber Protection Brigade
  • General Okamura, Commander, Cyber Defense Command, Brazilian Army
  • Commander Zachary Staples, Director, Center for Cyber Warfare, U.S. Navy
  • Steven D. Shirley, Executive Director, Defense Cyber Crime Center, Air Force Office of Investigations
  • Dr. Ray Letteer, Chief of the Cybersecurity Division, U.S. Marine Corps

*All active military and government employees can attend for only $25!


Access the agenda: http://bit.ly/2nkKH7S or request via email gabbie.dixon@idga.org


Join us as we explore the next generation of Cyber Defenses in our Cyber Warfare and Cyber Range Focus Day, followed by two extraordinary days of information packed content on the newest acquisition projections, evolving challenges of cyber and network commands, and more.

Speaker and Presenter Information

We have added new speaker additions to our astounding array of cyber security experts in the program, including:

General Okamura

Commander, Cyber Defense Command, Brazilian Army

COL Paul T. Stanton

Commander, U.S. Army Cyber Protection Brigade

COL Dean A. Clothier

Chief, Cyberspace Division, Joint Staff, J-6

Commander Zachary Staples

Director, Center for Cyber Warfare, NPS, U.S. Navy


Other confirmed speakers include:

Sherrill Nicely

CISO, Central Intelligence Agency


Tonya Ugoretz

Director, Cyber Threat Intelligence Integration Center, Office of the Director of National Intelligence


Trent Teyema

Section Chief - Cyber Crime Division, FBI


Steven D. Shirley

Executive Director, Department of Defense Cyber Crime Center


Dr. Ray Letteer

Chief of the Cybersecurity Division, U.S. Marine Corps


David Laufman

Chief, National Security Division, U.S. Department of Justice


COL Kelvin Graves

Product Manager, Tactical Cyber and Network Operations, PEO C3T | U.S. Army


Christian Liflander

Head of the Cyber Defence Section, NATO


Erik Wennerstrom

Director General, Swedish National Council for Crime Prevention

Relevant Government Agencies

Air Force, Army, Dept of Homeland Security, CIA, Federal Government

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Mon-Wed, Jun 26-28, 2017, 8:00am - 5:00am

Hilton Crystal City at Washington Reagan National
Crystal City Shops
2399 Jefferson Davis Hwy
Arlington, VA 22202
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