6th Annual IT Security Automation Conference - 9/27-29 - Baltimore Convention Center

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6th Annual IT Security Automation Conference - 9/27-29 - Baltimore Convention Center

Brant Cheikes

CPE Community,

Join us for the 6th Annual IT Security Automation Conference to be held September 27 – 29, 2010 at the Baltimore Convention Center, located in downtown Baltimore, MD.  

This conference will provide a common understanding for using specific open standards and new security technologies across various domains of interest.

Highlights in this year’s event include:
·     Keynote Address by Howard Schmidt, White House Cybersecurity Coordinator
·     USGCB and FDCC initiatives
·     Cloud Computing and security automation
·     Continuous Monitoring
·     Event Management using standard specifications
·     Health IT/Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA)
·     DHS CyberScope and FISMA Reporting
·     Over 30 vendors demonstrating security automation capabilities available today

A full range of tutorials and workshops will be conducted by government and private sector experts regarding technologies and initiatives applicable to all organizations concerned about information security.  The 3-day event includes tutorials, tracks, workshops, and vendor expo.

There will be a CPE/CCE Tutorial on Monday 9/27 from 3:45p-4:30p, and a session specifically on CPE (focusing on v2.3) on Tuesday 9/29 from 11:45a-12:30p.

This event is hosted by the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST), National Security Agency (NSA), Defense Information Systems Agency (DISA), and the Department of Homeland Security (DHS), with considerable participation and support from private sector partners and subject matter experts.

: Please visit http://scap.nist.gov/events/index.html <http://scap.nist.gov/events/index.html> for the draft agenda, conference announcement, and registration link.  For attendee questions, contact Teresa Vicente, NIST, at 301-975-3883 or teresa.vicente@... <teresa.vicente@...> .

EXHIBIT OPPORTUNITIES: There will be a coinciding vendor expo, September 27 & 28, with activities and events in the exhibit hall to create maximum interaction between attendees and exhibitors. For more information and to register to exhibit, visit: http://www.fbcinc.com/event.aspx?eventid=Q6UJ9A00OC1J <http://www.fbcinc.com/event.aspx?eventid=Q6UJ9A00OC1J> or contact 800-878-2940 x283 or nicole@... <nicole@...> .

Hope to see you there.



Brant A. Cheikes
The MITRE Corporation
202 Burlington Road, M/S K302
Bedford, MA 01730-1420
Tel. 781-271-7505; Cell. 617-694-8180; Fax. 781-271-2352