The 2017 CyberMaryland Conference, held on October 11-12 at the Baltimore Convention Center, attracted more than 90 speakers from across the U.S. and abroad. The two-day event showcased thought-leaders, including Maryland Governor Larry Hogan; U.S. Senator Chris Van Hollen; Baltimore Mayor Catherine Pugh; NSA Deputy Director, George Barnes; U.S. Cyber Command Director of Corporate Partnerships and Technology, Capt. Ed Devinney; Cofounder of Gula Tech Adventures, Ron Gula and McAfee VP, Brett Kelsey.
The conference’s theme, “Leading the Cyber Generation,” exemplifies the event’s goal of providing a platform where industry leaders can collaborate and educate future cyber warriors with one objective in mind – the protection of public and private critical infrastructures.
This year’s event offered eight forums and more than 25 sessions. It attracted media coverage from The Baltimore Business Journal, The Daily Record, WBAL-TV, Fox 45 Baltimore, The Cyberwire and more.
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The Baltimore Business Journal – The message at Cyber Maryland? ‘We have to work together to better secure our nation’ – October 11, 2017
The Baltimore Business Journal (Subscription) – Why apprenticeships may trump degrees in cyber employment – October 12, 2017
The Baltimore Business Journal (Subscription) – What Maryland is doing to attract foreign cyber firms to the state – October 12, 2017
Technical.ly Baltimore – Maryland’s many government contractors could have a big role in creating cybersecurity startups – October 26, 2017
Insider Media – Cyber Trade Mission Returns to USA – October 10, 2017
The Daily Record (Subscription) – Md. government and businesses urged to prepare for cyberattacks – October 11, 2017
Event Organizer, David Powell, Chief Financial Officer, Federal Business Council, Inc. receives proclamation from Maryland Governor Larry Hogan
The Business Desk.com – American trade mission highlights region’s cyber expertise – October 10, 2017
PR Newswire – Cybersecurity Leaders Set to Converge during National Cybersecurity Awareness Month at the 2017 CyberMaryland Conference – September 19, 2017
PR Newswire – Governor Hogan to Address Cybersecurity Professionals at 2017 CyberMaryland Conference – October 5, 2017
WBAL-TV Baltimore – Governor Hogan touted Maryland’s cybersecurity efforts during the annual CyberMaryland Conference – October 11, 2017
FOX 45 Baltimore – Governor Hogan Speaks at CyberMaryland Conference – October 11, 2017
University of Maryland University College (UMUC) – Diversity Panel – October 11, 2017
The CyberWire – Recap of select sessions – October 12, 2017
LinkedIn – CyberMaryland Conference 2017: Leading the Cyber Generation – Tomiko K Evans – October 17, 2017
LinkedIn – CyberMaryland 2017 – Diana R. Logan – October 12, 2017
Midlands Engine Cyber – The Midlands Grow Cyber State Side – October 19, 2017
This article will be periodically updated.