5th Annual Cyber Southwest Symposium - Virtual

This event qualifies for 4 CEUs

This event qualifies for 8 CPEs

The National Defense Industrial Association (NDIA) – Southwest Chapter, AFCEA – Tucson Chapter, Arizona InfraGard, and the Arizona Cyber Threat Response Alliance (ACTRA) will once again host the 5th Annual Cyber Southwest (CSW) Symposium set to take place on Friday, August 28, 2020, The event will be held virtually this year.  Expected attendance is 200 plus from the military, local government, academia, and industry.


A primary focus of CSW 2020 will be to continue to develop Arizona’s national leadership in cybersecurity. CSW 2020 will feature government and defense industry Subject Matter Expert (SME) speakers who will address cyber threats, cyber defense, cyber risk mitigation, and current remediation strategies.

Speaker and Presenter Information

Keynote Speaker

  • Howell Herring, Deputy Director of IT, City of Tucson

TITLE:  Can We Solve the Vulnerability Management Problem?


Confirmed Speakers

TITLE: I've Got 99 Problems but a Tool Ain't 1 

  • TSgt Paul Capili, AFSOUTH Cyber Security Liaison/Davis Monthan AFB

TITLE:  Managing Cyber from Today into Tomorrow

  • Greg Carpenter, Board of International Advisors, Mackenzie Institute

TITLE:  You Own Your Computer, But I Own You: Lessons from the CIA

  • Dustin D. Cloos, Director Enterprise Services, SOS International, LLC

TITLE: Managing Cyber from Today into Tomorrow

  • Paul Wagner, Cyber Operations Program, University of Arizona in Sierra Vista

TITLE:  Convergence of Cyber and Intel in the Information Space

  • Frank J. Grimmelmann, President & CEO, Intelligence Liaison Officer, Arizona Cyber Threat Response Alliance, Inc. (ACTRA), and Co-Chair Governor Ducey’s Arizona Cybersecurity Team

TITLE:  Impact of Governor Ducey’s Arizona Cyber Security Team (ACT) Report Recommendations


For the full agenda visit www.ndiasw.org 

Expected Number of Attendees


Relevant Government Agencies

Air Force, Army, Federal Government, State & Local Government

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Fri, Aug 28, 2020, 7:30am - 4:30pm

Exhibit Dates
Fri, Aug 28, 2020

Complimentary:    $ 0.00

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NDIA Southwest Chapter, AFCEA Tucson, ACTRA

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