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 The Aspen Security Forum

July 23-26, 2014

The Aspen Security Forum is taking place July 23-26, 2014 in Aspen, Colorado. The Aspen Security Forum convenes past and present government officials, industry leaders, thought leaders, and nationally noted journalists to discuss critical questions about national and homeland security. Please join members of The Chertoff Group at one of the following events. If you are unable to join in Aspen, sessions can be viewed by live stream here.

Thursday, July 24: General Michael Hayden, a Principal at The Chertoff Group, will join a panel of experts from 11:15 am to 12:15 pm (MDT) to discuss “Rethinking the U.S National Security Apparatus.” Joining General Hayden for this panel will be Eric Olson,  former Commander of U.S Special Operations Command; John McLaughlin, former Acting and Deputy Director of The Central Intelligence Agency (CIA); and Michael Leiter, former Director of The National Counterterrorism Center. The panel will be moderated by Eric Schmitt, Senior Correspondent for The New York Times. For more information please click here

Saturday, July 26: Secretary Michael Chertoff and Mr. Charles Allen, Principals at The Chertoff Group, will join a panel discussion “Reflecting on the 9/11 Commission Report: Are We Safer Today?” from 10:15-11:15 am (MDT).  Joining Secretary Chertoff and Mr. Allen for this panel will be Jeremy Bash, former Chief of Staff at Department of Defense and The Central Intelligence Agency; and Richard Ben-Veniste, former 9/11 Commissioner. The Panel will be moderated by Ryan Lizza, Washington Correspondent for The New Yorker. For more information please click here.

Mark Weatherford to participate in The Blackberry Security Summit 

 July 29, 2014

 Mark Weatherford, a Principal at The Chertoff Group, will be a panelist at the Blackberry Security Summit at the Museum of Art and Design in New York City. Mr. Weatherford will join BlackBerry CEO and Executive Chairman John Chen  along with other industry representatives to discuss the mobile and cyber security challenges faced by the government, smart phone users, and other regulated industries such as banks and health care providers. Tyler Shields, a Security and Privacy Industry Analyst from the Forrester Group, will serve as the panel moderator. 

Secretary Michael Chertoff to participate in the Bipartisan Policy Center discussion "Child Migrants: Domestic and Foreign Perspectives" 

July 30, 2014

 Secretary Michael Chertoff, Co- founder and Executive Chairman of The Chertoff Group, will be a panelist at the Bipartisan Policy Center discussion on Child Migrants: Domestic and Foreign Perspectives at the National Press Club.  The panel, titled “Domestic and Border Perspective of Child Migrant Crisis” will take place at 10:00 AM. Secretary Chertoff will be joined by fellow panelist David V. Aguilar, Former Acting Commissioner of U.S. Customs and Border Protection. For more information please click here

The Chertoff Group and AFCEA present: Defense, Cyber, Intelligence and Homeland Security: Market Forecast and Emerging M&A Trends

July 30, 2014

Please join us for a special luncheon on Merging M&A trends, hosted by AFCEA International and The Chertoff Group.  Guest speakers will discuss market forecasts for defense, cyber, intelligence, and homeland security.  Remarks will be given by Jason Kaufman, Principal and Head of Investment Banking, Chertoff Capital; Bryan Ware, CTO, Haystax Technology Corporation and Co-Founder, Digital Sandbox; and David Wodlinger, Principal, Arlington Capital Partners and Board Director, Novetta Solutions. 

For more information and to register to attend, please click here.

The 5th Annual Billington Cybersecurity Summit

September 16, 2014

The 5th Annual Billington Cybersecurity Summit will bring together top thought leaders from industry, government and the military to describe the latest innovations in cyber resiliency.  At this event, you will hear the cutting edge insights about the threats and opportunities in the $65 billion U.S. Federal Cybersecurity marketplace and the $156 billion global cybersecurity market. Fetured speakers include General Michael Hayden, Principal at The Chertoff Group; Admiral Michael Rogers, Commander, U.S. Cyber Command and Director of the NSA; David DeWalt, Chairman and CEO, FireEye, Inc., Dr. Phyllis Schneck, Deputy Under Secretary for Cybersecurity, DHS; and Michael Daniel, Special Assistant to the President and Cybersecurity Coordinator

For a full list of speakers and to register to attend, please click here.

Mark Weatherford to give remarks at NRF Tech 2014: "The Wild, Wild Web: Combating the Evolving Cyber Security Threats We Face" 

July 21, 2014

Mark Weatherford, Principal at The Chertoff Group, will give remarks as part of a General Session at the National Retail Foundation's Technology Leadership Summit at the Terranea Resort in Rancho Palos Verdes, CA.  Mr. Weatherford will speak at 10:45am on Monday, July 21st.  His remarks, "The Wild, Wild Web: Combating the Evolving Cyber Security Threats We Face," will explore how today’s cyber-threats differ from other threats and why it is important that we work together to move beyond an incident-driven, reactive approach, to one that uses proven cybersecurity planning and design principles to create a more resilient retail industry that the customer can trust.  Registration for this event is open to retail CIO's VP's and other senior retail technology executives and their direct reports.  For more information and to register, please click here.   

Jim Pflaging to moderate Dataguise "Big Data and Hadoop Security" panel discussion at Gartner Security & Risk Management Summit 

June 25, 2014

Jim Pflaging, Managing Director at The Chertoff Group, will moderate a panel discussion, "Big Data and Hadoop Security: A Discussion Featuring Industry Leaders from Cloudera, MapR, and Dataguise with The Chertoff Group" from 3:15 to 4:00pm at the Gartner Security & Risk Management Summit at National Harbor, MD. This panel discussion will explore the challenges associated with balancing information, privacy and security in the age of Big Data. Panelists include Sam Heywoord, Vice President, Cloudera/Gazzang; M.C. Srivas, CTO and Co-Founder, MapR; and Manmeet Singh, CEO and Co-Founder, Dataguise. For more information and to register to attend the Gartner Security & Risk Management Summit, please click here. 

Adam Isles to moderate a discussion with The Honorable Gil Kerlikowski at the Center for Strategic International Studies 

June 13, 2014

Adam Isles,Managing Director at the Chertoff Group, will moderate a discussion with The Honorable Gil Kerlikowski, Commissioner of U.S. Customs and Border Control, at the Center for Strategic International Studies (CSIS) in Washington, D.C.  In this moderated discussion, “U.S. Customs and Border Protection in the 21st Century: Building a Model Law Enforcement Workforce” Commissioner Kerlikowsk,will provide remarks, following his first 100-days as Commissioner. For more information please click here

Secretary Michael Chertoff to deliver keynote remarks at National Retail Federation 2014 Loss Prevention Conference 

June 11, 2014

Michael Chertoff, Chairman and Co-Founder of The Chertoff Group, will deliver keynote remarks at the National Retail Foundation 2014 Loss Prevention Conference in Fort Lauderdale, FL.  Titled "The Persistent Threat: Understanding the Evolving Cybersecurity Challenge We Face Today," Mr. Chertoff will discuss how today's cyber-attacks differ from other threats, what our nation needs to do to meet this challenge, and how the retail industry can more effectively manage risk, educate staff, and secure their most critical assets. For more information, please click here.

Mark Weatherford to give keynote remarks at the FireEye Virtual Summit 

June 10, 2014

Mark Weatherford will give keynote remarks at the FireEye Virtual Summit.  Starting at 11:00 am, Mr. Weatherford will present "The Chertoff Group's Perspective on Incident Response and Detection" describing how to better understand your security environment, identify vulnerabilities, and mitigate risks while sharing  tactical and strategic advice on how to respond and recover from security incidents when they do happen. 

Watch on demand here.

Mark Weatherford, Jason Kaufman, and Brian White to Participate in The 2014 Cyber Security Summit

June 5, 2014

The 2014 Cyber Security Summit is taking place Thursday, June 5, 2014 at The Sheraton Premiere in Tysons Corner, VA.  Please join The Chertoff Group at one of the following sessions.  For more information and to register to attend, please click here.

  • Thursday, June 5, 2014 - Mark Weatherford will be the afternoon keynote speaker at 2:00 PM.  

  • Thursday, June 5, 2014 – Jason Kaufman will moderate the panel “Cyber Security Market Forecast & Emerging M&A Trends” from 9:30AM – 10:15AM.  The panel will discuss how rapidly evolving cyber threats and attacks have triggered an onset of unprecedented acquisitions for enterprise security defense.  Additionally, companies are gaining a competitive advantage in today’s dynamic marketplace by acquiring several specialized security firms.  Mr. Kaufman will be joined by Cleve Adams, CEO, AirPatrol Corporation; Dave DeWalt, Chairman of the Board & CEO, FireEye; and James B. Johnson, CEO, Tripwire.

  • Thursday, June 5, 2014 – Brian White will moderate the “Cyber Policy Panel” from 2:45PM – 3:30PM.  The panel will discuss the ongoing debate surrounding the implementation and enforcement of strategies, policies, and enterprise security architecture that will govern people and information in the years ahead.  Panelists include David Fastabend, Vice President, Advanced Information Solutions, Exelis; Eric Rosenbach, Acting Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary of Defense for Global Strategic Affairs, United States Department of Defense; Geoff Hancock, Chief Technology Officer, CGI Federal’ and John Prisco, President & CEO, Triumfant.  

 

 

The Changing Face of Technology & How it is Forging the Future @DHS; Co-hosted by The Chertoff Group and Professional Services Council

June 2, 2014

The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) is relying on more commercial technologies and accepting an integrated systems approach to support its mission and outcomes.  For your company, this convergence of technology and traditional contracted services requires deep understanding of these changes taking place at DHS.  How your company responds to this convergence will impact our government's ability to continue securing the homeland.  How is the Department of Homeland Security evolving  and keeping pace as more mission critical programs rely on technology?  What planning and strategies can companies undertake right now to successfully adapt to a shifting homeland security mission?  How can DHS and the private sector better use metrics to understand the benefits of technology in an era of tightening budget constraints?

At this event, you'll hear from former Secretary of Homeland Security Michael Chertoff, followed by a panel of industry, government and Hill experts led by Professional Service Council's (PSC) Stan Soloway. The panel will examine what we know about the current state of the services and technology convergence, how it is influencing business decisions and procurement policy, and what DHS is doing to fully integrate technology and services into their missions and outcomes. 

For more information and to register to attend, please click here.

Brian White to speak at the Napa Summit 2014: Xconomy Retreat on Technology, Jobs, and Growth

June 2, 2014

Brian White will speak at the Napa Summit 2014: The Xconomy Retreat on Technology, Jobs, and Growth in Yountville, California.  The Summit will discuss cybersecurity concerns as related to economic recovery.  For more information on this event, please click here

Jayson Ahern to Moderate Panel "Law Enforcement Agenda 2014" at the 9th Annual Homeland Security Law Institute

May 29, 2014

Jayson Ahern will moderate the panel, “Law Enforcement Agenda 2014” at the 9th Annual Homeland Security Law Institute, hosted by the ABA Section of Administrative Law and Regulatory Practice.  The panel will be held at 2:00PM at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center in Washington, DC.  For more information, please click here

Dr. Samantha Ravich to be a Panelist at the 7th Annual Shared Assessments Summit

May 20, 2014

Dr. Samantha Ravich, a Senior Advisor at The Chertoff Group, will be a panelist at the 7th Annual Shared Assessments Summit in Boston, Massachusetts.  The panel, “Tracking Trends: Issues of Importance to All Vendor Risk Managers” will take place at 2:15PM.  Dr. Ravich will be joined by moderator Catherine A. Allen, Chairman and CEO, The Santa Fe Group; Brad Keller, SVP and Program Director, The Santa Fe Group; and Shawn Malone, Vice President, Business, Compliance Radian Group.  For more information, please click here


Secretary Michael Chertoff and the Rt. Honorable Lord John Reid to Participate in GLOBSEC 2014

May 14 - 16, 2014

GLOBSEC 2014 creates a forum for informal communication between high-profile politicians, diplomats, business leaders, academics and think-tank experts to discuss international security and world politics. GLOBSEC 2014 will take place in Bratislava, Slovakia.  For more information, please click here

  • Wednesday, May 14, 2014 - Secretary Michael Chertoff will participate in the panel discussion "Snowed Under: Balancing Out Security and Privacy".  Fellow panelists include H. E. Carl Bildt, Minister for Foreign Affairs of the Kingdom of Sweden; Shlomo Shpiro, Director, Political Studies, Bar-Ilan University, Tel Aviv; Marietje Schaake, MEP, Member of the Global Commission on Internet Governance, European Parliament, Brussels; and Chair, Jason Healey, Director, Cyber Statecraft Initiative, Atlantic Council, Washington, D.C.

  • Wednesday, May 14, 2014 - Secretary Michael Chertoff will participate in a live internet-broadcasted GLOBSEC City Talk, Talking Threats with Secretary Chertoff.”  In a discussion with British television journalist Nik Gowing and Senior Advisor at The Chertoff Group Robert Kandra, Secretary Chertoff will share his outlook on the most pressing future security threats.

  • Thursday, May 15, 2014 – The Rt. Honorable Lord John Reid will deliver opening remarks during a dinner session “European Jihadists: Ready to Strike at ‘Home’?”  He will speak alongside Peter Neumann, Director, International Centre for the Study of Radicalization, King’s College London, London; Mary Fitzgerald, Foreign Affairs Correspondent, The Irish Times, Dublin/Tripoli; and Chair: Robert de Wijk, Director, Hague Centre for Strategic Studies, The Hague. 

  • Thursday, May 15, 2014 - Robert Kandra, a Senior Advisor at The Chertoff Group, will deliver opening remarks during a dinner session, “Drones.”  He will be joined during the session by Camille Grand, Director, Foundation for Strategic Research, Paris; and Chair, Ahmed Shihab-Eldin, Journalist and Presenter, The Huffington Post, New York.  

Paul Schneider to Speak at the Opening of Czech Governmental CERT and the Start of The National Cyber Security Center 

May 13 - 14, 2014

Paul Schneider, a Principal at The Chertoff Group, will speak at the official opening of the Czech Government CERT and National Cyber Security Center during a two-day event organized by NSA and Czech AFCEA in Brno, Czech Republic.  For more information on CERT please click here.

Secretary Michael Chertoff to be Keynote Speaker at the New York CISO Executive Summit

May 12, 2014

Secretary Michael Chertoff will provide the keynote remarks at the New York CISO Executive Summit at the Marriott Marquis in NYC.  The Summit is built “by CISOs, for CISOs” to deliver peer insight and unparalleled networking to New York’s information security leaders.  His speech, “The Persistent Threat – Combating the Evolving Cybersecurity Challenge” will discuss the unparalleled nature of modern cyber attacks as well as best practices to more effectively manage risk, educate staff and secure both nations and industries most critical assets.  For more information on the conference, please click here.

Mark Weatherford to be a Panelist at the NRCEA Legislative Conference  

May 5, 2014

Mark Weatherford will be a panelist at the NRCEA Legislative Conference at the Hyatt Regency in Washington D.C. The panel “How Resilient are Co-Ops?” will discuss the resiliency of the grid, public private partnerships, existing and potential regulations and the cooperative perspective on resiliency of the grid.  Fellow panelists include Robert H. McClanahan, CIO, Arkansas Electric Cooperative Corp, Joseph McClelland, Director, FERC Office of Energy Infrastructure Security, and Barry Lawson, Associate Director, Power Delivery & Reliability, Government Relations, NRECA. 

General Michael Hayden to Participate at Munk Debate "Be It Resolved State Survaillance Is a Legitimate Defense of Our Freedoms"

May 2, 2014

General Michael Hayden will participate in a Munk Debate, “Be It Resolved State Surveillance Is a Legitimate Defense of Our Freedoms” at 6:30PM in Toronto Canada.  Participants will debate the effectiveness and associated concerns to democratic freedoms of state surveillance.  General Hayden will be joined by Professor Alan Dershowitz, the Felix Frankfurter Professor of Law at Harvard Law School, to defend surveillance practices and Glenn Greenwald, investigative journalist and columnist for First Look Media, and Alexis Ohanian, a serial Internet entrepreneur and co-founder of reddit, will present the opposing case.   For more information on the debate, please click here.

General Michael Hayden to Speak at the Foundation for Defense of Democracies (FDD) Washington Forum and Accept the 2014 George P. Shultz Award

April 30 - May 1, 2014

General Michael Hayden will join Ambassador R. James Woolsey, Chairman of the Foundation for Defense of Democracies and former Director of Central Intelligence, for a conversation moderated by Cliff May, President of the Foundation for Defense of Democracies, at the Foundation for Defense of Democracies (FDD) Washington Forum on April 30th at 3:30PM ET. The topic for the 2014 FDD Washington Forum is "The Middle East in Transition: Allies, Adversaries and Enemies."  On May 1st, General Hayden will accept on behalf of the U.S. intelligence community the 2014 George P. Shultz Award at the Mandarin Hotel.  This George P. Shultz Award, named after the former Secretary of State in the Reagan Administration for his inspiring leadership, will recognize General Hayden for his dedicated service, leadership and commitment to defending U.S. national security, freedom and democracy. For more information on the event, please click here.  

Mark Weatherford to be Keynote Speaker at The United States Cyber Crime Conference 2014 

April 29, 2014

Mark Weatherford, a Principal at The Chertoff Group, will be the keynote speaker at The United States Cyber Crime Conference 2014.  The conference, held at The National Conference Center in Washington D.C., will focus on battling the global cyber threat and will include discussion of topics such as computer crime, intrusion investigations, cyber crime law, digital forensics, information assurance, research and development and testing of digital forensic tools.  For more information on the event, please click here.

Secretary Michael Chertoff to be Keynote Speaker at The 2014 National Cyber Crime Conference 

April 28, 2014

Secretary Michael Chertoff will be a keynote speaker at The 2014 National Cyber Crime Conference, hosted by Massachusetts Attorney General Martha Coakley.  The conference, held at Four Points by Sheraton in Norwood, Massachussets, will provide insight and hands-on instruction for prosecutors, investigators, and digital evidence forensic examiners in the field of cyber crime.  For more information on the event, please click here.

Secretary Michael Chertoff to be Keynote Speaker at the University of Southern California's 10th Anniversary Event for the National Center for Risk and Economic Analysis of Terrorism Event (CREATE)

April 24, 2014

Secretary Michael Chertoff will be a keynote speaker at the University of Southern California’s 10th Anniversary event for the National Center for Risk and Economic Analysis of Terrorism Event (CREATE).  Secretary Chertoff will discuss the future threats to homeland security in his address, “Risk in the Next Decade” and celebrate the accomplishments of CREATE over the past 10-years.  For more information on the event, please click here

Mark Weatherford to be Keynote Speaker at the 2014 Informatica Government Summit

April 24, 2014

Mark Weatherford will be a keynote speaker at the 2014 Informatica Government Summit at the Ronald Reagan Building in Washington, DC. Weatherford's keynote address, "Competing Priorities? Cloud Computing, Big Data, and Cybersecurity," will begin at 8:45AM, following opening remarks by Bill Sullivan, Vice President and General Manager at Informatica.  The Informatica Government Summit will gather public sector experts and thought leaders for a complimentary event to explore how organizations can use data processes and technology innovations to realize value from their most critical data assets, while combating cybersecurity challenges in an ever changing threat landscape.   For more information on the event and to register to attend, please click here.

 

Brian White to Moderate Panel Discussion, "The Exit, How We Overcame Barriers to be Acquired and Ultimately Achieved Success" at the SINET IT Security Entrepreneurs Forum (ITSEF) 2014

April 9, 2014

Brian White, a Principal at The Chertoff Group, will moderate a panel at the SINET IT Security Entrepreneurs Forum in Mountain View, CA at 1:45pm.  This discussion, "The Exit, How We Overcame Barriers to be Acquired and Ultimately Achieved Success" will include panelists: Tom Reilly, CEO, Cloudera; Marty Roesch, Vice President and Chief Architect, Security Business Group; Raj Shah, Senior Director, Palo Alto Networks, and Steve Shillingford, Advisor to the CEO, Blue Coat Systems and former CEO and President, Solera Networks.  This panel of experts will discuss their journey as entrepreneurs of building profitable lasting companies and share their perspectives on what it takes to build a successful security company.   For more information, please click here

General Michael Hayden to Speak at the 2014 Foreign Affairs Symposium at JMU

April 1, 2014

General Michael Hayden, a Principal at The Chertoff Group and former Director of the Central Intelligence Agency and National Security Agency will be a featured speaker as part of the 2014 Foreign Affairs Symposium in a debate, “The Price of Privacy: Re-evaluating the NSA” with Dr. David Cole, Georgetown Professor of Constitutional Law at JMU, Baltimore.  General Hayden and Dr. Cole will argue the constitutionality of the NSA, and the appropriate balance between personal privacy and national security.  For more information on the debate, please click here.

Mark Weatherford to Speak at The World Cyber Resilience Congress in Sydney, Australia

March 24 - 26, 2014

Mark Weatherford, a Principal at The Chertoff Group, will be a plenary speaker at the World Cyber Resilience Congress in Sydney, Australia during the session, "Cyber Security Directives Taking Centre Stage on the National Policy Agenda." Mr. Weatherford will be accompanied by Victoria Lowery, CISO, Federal Communications Commission, USA; Peter Fowler, Director Security & Risk Assurance, Office of the Chief Information Officer, Government of South Australia; Patrick Hadley, CIO, Australian Bureau of Statistics; and Eyman Ahmed, Head of Information Security, Vodafone Hutchison Australia.  For more information, please click here.

General Michael Hayden to Speak at a Luncheon in Chicago, Sponsored by the Economic Club of Chicago

March 18, 2014

General Michael Hayden will be the featured speaker, discussing cybersecurity and protection against cyber threats, at a luncheon in Chicago, sponsored by the Economic Club of Chicago (EEC). The event will be located at the Palmer House Hilton Hotel and is intended for EEC members and their guests.  For more information, please contact ecc@econclubchi.org

Secretary Michael Chertoff and General Michael Hayden to Participate in the International Engagement on Cyber Conference at Georgetown University

March 4, 2014

Secretary Michael Chertoff, Chairman and Co-Founder of The Chertoff Group and former U.S. Department of Homeland Security, and General Michael Hayden, will participate in the International Engagement on Cyber Conference at Georgetown University.  For more information on the event, please click here.

General Hayden will moderate a panel, "National Security in Cyberspace in a Post-Snowden Era" at 2:30pm (ET). Panelists include Rear Admiral Michael Brown (Ret.), Vice President and General Manager, RSA Global Public Sector; Mr. Scott Charney, Corporate Vice President, Trustworthy Computing, Microsoft;  Mr. Chris Inglis, Former Deputy Director, NSA; and Ms. Heli Tiirmaa-Klaar, Head of Cyber Policy Coordination, Conflict Prevention and Security Policy Directorate, European External Action Service, Belgium. 

Secretary Chertoff will provide a keynote address at 5:40pm (ET) discussing the worldwide community's increasing inter-connectivity in this domain.   

General Michael Hayden to be Keynote Speaker at The 11th Annual Texas ACG Capital Connection (TACC)

March 5, 2014

General Michael Hayden will be a keynote speaker at the The 11th Annual Texas ACG Capital Connection (TACC).  The Conference, held in Houston, TX, will gather more than 1,000 capital providers, intermediaries, service providers and executives.  For more information on the upcoming event, please click here.

Secretary Michael Chertoff to Speak at an Insight Dinner at CERAWeek in Houston, Texas

March 5, 2014

Secretary Michael Chertoff will speak at an Insight Dinner at CERAWeek in Houston, TX to discuss "New Dimensions of Risk: Cyber Security, Terrorism, and Social Turmoil." The dinner discussion will explore emerging threats to energy infrastructure and how leaders can better manage the rising cyber risks and guide their companies to become more resilient. Fellow panelists include John Deutch, Former Director, CIA; Nicholas Eberstadt, Henry Wendt Chair in Political Economy, American Enterprise Institute; Kristen Parker, Senior Director, Country Risk & Forecasting, IHS; and Zbyszko Tabernacki, VP, IHS Economics & Country Risk, IHS. For more information on the dinner discussion, please click here. 

General Michael Hayden to Participate on Bipartisan Policy Center Panel, "Cybersecurity and the North American Electric Grid: New Policy Approaches to Address an Evolving Threat"

February 28, 2014

General Michael Hayden, a Principal at The Chertoff Group and former Director of the Central Intelligence Agency and National Security Agency, will join the Bipartisan Policy Center (BPC) at 9:00am (ET) for the release of the Electric Grid Cybersecurity Initiative, providing recommendations for how government and industry can protect the North American electric grid from cyber attacks.  The panel "Cybersecurity and the North American Electric Grid: New Policy Approaches to Address an Evolving Threat" will be moderated by Matthew L. Wald, Reporter, The New York Times; and include fellow panelists Curt Hébert, Partner, Brunini, Grantham, Grower & Hewes, PLLC; Paul Stockton, Managing Director, Sonecon, LLC; and Scott Aaronson, Senior Director of National Security Policy, Edison Electric Institute.  For more information on the event, please click here. 

Lord John Reid to be Keynote Speaker at Annual Dinner for UK Energy Institute for Aberdeen and the Highlands of Scotland

February 27, 2014

Lord John Reid, a Principal at The Chertoff Group, will be a keynote speaker at the Annual Dinner held by the UK Energy Institute for Aberdeen and the Highlands of Scotland.  The event will be held at The Marcliffe Hotel and Spa at Pitfodels attended by 410 leaders of industry - local, national and international - from the energy, service companies, banking, finance and legal sectors.  For more information on the event, please click here. 

Brian White and Joel Brenner to Speak at The Suits and Spooks Security Town Hall in San Francisco

February 27, 2014

Brian WhiteManaging Director and Chief Strategy Officerand Joel Brenner, Senior Advisor, will participate in the February 27th "Suits and Spooks Securtity Town Hall" at the Ritz Carlton San Francisco.  The event will explore the tension between security and privacy for the U.S. government, corporations and businesses, and private citizens.  For more information on the event, please click here. 

Lord John Reid to be Keynote Speaker at St. Anthony's College at Oxford University

February 25, 2014

Lord John Reid, a Principal at The Chertoff Group, will be the keynote speaker at St. Anthony's College at Oxford University discussing cyber security in a discussion titled, “Challenging Technologies in the Information Age: 'Cyber Warfare.'”  The remarks will be followed by open debate and discussion. For more information on the event, please click here

Lord John Reid to be Keynote Speaker at the Advisen Cyber Risk Insights Conference

February 25, 2014

Lord John Reid, a Principal at The Chertoff Group, will be the opening keynote speaker at the Advisen Cyber Risk Insights Conference, taking place at The Willis Auditorium on Lime Street in London. The conference will explore the best strategies for managing today's persistent cyber threats and what types of investments, including the role of insurance, are needed to reduce risk.  For more information on the event, please click here.   

The Chertoff Group at RSA 

February 24-28, 2014

The RSA Conference is taking place February 24 - 28, 2014 in San Francisco, California.  Please join members of The Chertoff Group at one of the following events. 

  • Monday, February 24: Mark Weatherford will join a panel of experts from 5:55 pm to 6:55 pm (PT) to discuss "Privacy and Security Implications: What New Cybersecurity Regimes and Policies Will Be Needed for the Resilient Network," as part of CyberTech's "Securing the Internet of Things" conference held jointly at RSA.  Joining Mr. Weatherford for this panel will be Shawn Henry, President of CrowdStrike Services; Robert Brese, CIO for the U.S. Department of Energy; Guy Filippelli, CEO and Founder of RedOwl Analytics; and Jonathan Stuart of Bishop Fox. The panel will be moderated by Jeffrey Carr, CEO & Founder of Taia Global, Inc. For more information, please  click here.

  • Tuesday, February 25:  Mark Weatherford will moderate a panel of experts to discuss "The Relevance of Government Cybersecurity Intelligence."  Starting at 2:40 pm (PT), Mr. Weatherford will lead a thoughtful discussion on the development of sophisticated cybersecurity intelligence at commercial companies that parallels intelligence information classified by the U.S. government. Panelists include Phyllis Schneck, Deputy Under Secretary for Cybersecurity, DHS National Protection and Programs Directorate (NPPD); Rodney Joffe, Senior Vice President and Senior Technologist and Neustar Fellow; Roland Cloutier, Chief Security Officers, ADP; and Steven Chabinsky, General Counsel and Chief Risk Officer, Crowdstrike.  For more information, please click here.

  • Tuesday, February 25:  General Michael Hayden, a Principal at The Chertoff Group and former director of the NSA and CIA, will speak as part of the panel discussion "Understanding NSA Surveillance: The Washington View," taking place from 12:00 pm - 12:50 pm (PT).  Moderated by James Lewis, Program Director, Center for Strategic and International Studies (CSIS), General Hayden will explore the real implications of changes to mass data collection as it affects intelligence, privacy, and national security concerns.   General Hayden will be joined by Richard Clarke, Chief Executive Officer of Good Harbor Security Risk Management. For more information, please  click here.

  • Tuesday, February 25: Evan Wolffa Managing Director at The Chertoff Group, will moderate a panel of experts from 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm (PT) to discuss “Large Corporation Chief Information Security Officers on Aligning Cyber Technologies, Personnel and Processes.”Panelists include Andrew Vautier, Chief Information Security Officer, Accenture; Gary Gagnon, Senior Vice President, Chief Security Officer and Corporate Director of Cybersecurity, the MITRE Corporation; Greg Schaffer, CISO, Circumference Group; and Michael Papay, Vice President and Chief Information Officer, Northrop Grumman Corporation.  For more information on this panel, please click here.

  • Wednesday, February 26: Evan Wolff, a Managing Director at The Chertoff Group, and Paul Rosenzweig, a Senior Advisor at The Chertoff Group, will participate as panelists to discuss “To Regulate or Not to Regulate Cyber Security: That Is the Question”.  The panel will explore the technical, legal, economic, and political factors in assessing cybersecurity regulation. The panel will be moderated by Irving Lachow, Principal Cybersecurity Engineer, MITRE Corporation and include fellow panelist James Lewis, Program Director, Center for Strategic and International Studies (CSIS).  For more information, please click here.      

  • Wednesday, February 26:  Mark Weatherford will be a featured panel speaker discussing, "Securing Our Nation's Data Centers Against Advanced Adversaries" from 8:00 am - 9:00 am (PT). Moderated by Jamie Dos Santos, Chief Executive Officer, Isis Defense, Inc, Mr. Weatherford will provide insight into the challenges, standards, and best practices for deploying secure data centers globally as Advanced Persistent Threats continue to create new challenges for economic and national security.  For more information, please click here.

  • Wednesday, February 26:  Mark Weatherford will be a featured panelist at a 9:20 am (PT) panel discussion moderated by Larry Poneman of the Ponemom Institute. Mr. Weatherford's remarks during the panel, "Why Cyber Incident Response Teams Get No Respect," will discuss why executives need to make the right investments that provide superior support for their teams at times of attack. For more information, please click here.

Secretary Michael Chertoff to Give Remarks on Modernizing the U.S. Electric Grid

February 11, 2014

The MIT Club of Washington, D.C. will feature Michael Chertoff, Chairman of The Chertoff Group and former Secretary of the U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS), at their 32nd Annual Seminar Series which focuses on Modernizing the U.S. Electric Grid. During his remarks, Mr. Chertoff will discuss important elements to ensure operation of the nation's electric grid including reliability, robustness, standards and recovery strategies.  For more information about the event, please click here.

Mark Weatherford to be the Opening Keynote Speaker at the 3rd Annual Symposium on Homeland Security 

February 5, 214

Mark Weatherford, Principal at The Chertoff Group, will discuss "Facing the Future of Cybersecurity" as the opening keynote speaker for the 3rd Annual Symposium on Homeland Security. Speaking at 9:00 am (ET), Mr. Weatherford will address critical cyber issues for both homeland security and homeland defense. For more information on the event, please click here.

Mark Weatherford to Speak at the Cyber Defence & Network Security Conference in London

January 28, 2014

Mark Weatherford, Principal at The Chertoff Group, will deliver remarks on cyber security policy and cyber defense tactics at the 2014 Cyber Defence & Network Security Conference in London on Tuesday, January 28th.  He will provide insight into what steps should be taken to address insider threats and manage risk. For more information on the event, please click here.

Watch Mark Weatherford Discuss the Implementation of the Cybersecurity Executive Order and Impact of the NIST Cybersecurity Framework 

November 13, 2013

Mark Weatherford, Principal at The Chertoff Group, will participate on a panel discussing the implementation of the Cybersecurity Executive Order during a webinar sponsored by The Chertoff Group, BakerHostetler, and Lockton. Mr. Weatherford will discuss threat analysis, the potential impact of the NIST Cybersecurity Framework, and cyber insurance.   For more information on the event, please click here.

General Hayden to give Keynote Remarks at First Annual Digital Economy Congress 

November 14, 2013

General Michael Hayden, Principal at The Chertoff Group, will give keynote remarks on "My Government, My Privacy, My Security, and Me" at the First Annual Digital Economy Congress in San Diego, California.  The conference was established to facilitate a dialogue between the United States, Canada, and Mexico on protecting data flows and focuses on protecting proprietary business information, respecting individual privacy, and preventing interruptions and losses in economic transactions.  For more information about the event, please click here.  

Secretary Chertoff to give Keynote Remarks on Cybersecurity at the World Affairs Councils of America's 2013 National Conference 

November 14, 2013

Secretary Michael Chertoff, Chairman of The Chertoff Group, will give keynote remarks on cybersecurity at The World Affairs Councils of America's 2013 National Conference "Six Top Issues for 2014" in Washington, DC.  The annual conference provides an opportunity for discussion between members of the business, civic, and education communities along with leading policy-makers and experts on important national security issues. Please click here for more information about the event.   

Secretary Chertoff to give Keynote Remarks at the Bloomberg Business Summit

November 21, 2013

Secretary Michael Chertoff, Chairman of The Chertoff Group, will give "The Global Risk Briefing" at the Bloomberg Business Summit in Chicago, Illinois.  Mr. Chertoff will discuss today's evolving security concerns and proactive strategies to mitigate these threats.  To register for the event, please click here.    

The Chertoff Group Hosts Security Series Event on Continuous Diagnostics & Mitigation 

October 29, 2013

WASHINGTON, D.C. The Chertoff Group, a global security advisory firm that provides consulting, risk management and merger and acquisition (M&A) advisory services, hosted a half-day conference about the “Shift in Security: What Does CDM Mean for Reducing Enterprise Risk?” on Tuesday, October 29, 2013, at The Ritz Carlton in McLean, Virginia. Designed to bring together top minds and seasoned cybersecurity experts from both government and industry, The Chertoff Group presented the benefits and barriers to successfully implementing a Continuous Diagnostics and Mitigation (CDM) plan and the long-term vision for how this type of risk management strategy can help identify cybersecurity vulnerabilities to enable remediation and reduce overall risk.

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Nat Fogg and Dr. Prescott Winter to be Featured at Upcoming C3 Summit

October 7, 2013

Nat Fogg and Dr. Prescott Winter, Managing Directors at The Chertoff Group, will be featured at a plenary session “Security in the Age of Global Commerce” at the upcoming C3 Summit sponsored by the U.S. Department of Commerce and U.S. Chamber of Commerce at 11:20 AM EST in New York City.  Mr. Fogg and Dr. Winter will be joined on the panel by Paul J. De Lia, David Van Buren, and General Richard Cody (Ret.) of L-3 Communications Corporation; and Patrick Hughes, PMH Enterprises.  For more information and to register, visit http://www.c3s-2013.com.

 

Jim Pflaging Delivers Remarks at the National Association of Corporate Directors "Information Technology: Developments in the Art of Cyber-Attack"  

October 8, 2013

Jim Pflaging, Managing Director at The Chertoff Group, will deliver remarks at the National Association of Corporate Directors " Information Technology: Developments in the Art of Collaboration or the Art of Cyber-attack" event in Portland, Oregon at 4:30 PM PST.  The conference will focus on optimizing mobile information, protecting cellular networks, and securing social media accounts while analyzing current technological trends and how they affect a company's strategic direction.  For more information, please click here.    

General Hayden Participates on Panel "The Changing Terror Threat" at the Daily Beast's Second Annual Hero Summit in Washington, DC 

October 10, 2013

General Michael HaydenPrincipal at The Chertoff Group, participated on a panel "The Changing Terror Threat" at the Daily Beast's Second Annual Hero Summit in Washington, DC.  The panel focused on the intersection of technology and intelligence and if increasingly sophisticated technology will help prevent terrorist attacks similar to the Boston bombing.  General Hayden was joined by New York City Police Department Commissioner Ray Kelly; Robert Griffin, Vice President, Industry Solutions, IBM; Jane Harman, Director, President, and CEO, Woodrow Wilson Center; and Catherine Herridge, Chief Intelligence Correspondent, Fox News Channel.  

 

 

The Honorable Jayson Ahern to Appear on Panel at The Citadel's Inaugural Southeast Region Security & Intelligence Conference 

October 10, 2013

Jayson Ahern, Principal at The Chertoff Group, will participate on a panel titled "Best Practices Port and Border Security" at The Citadel's Southeast Region Security & Intelligence Conference in Charleston, South Carolina. Mr. Ahern will be joined by Jonathan Hoffman, former Deputy Assistant Secretary for Intergovernmental Programs at the U.S. Department of Homeland Security.  This conference marks the Citadel's first homeland security conference and will feature academic, industry, and government professionals to explore important topics such as port/maritime security, emergency preparedness and response, US intelligence challenges, and intelligence education.  Additional information can be found here

General Hayden Appears at the 2013 Cybersecurity Summit at the Washington Post 

October 3, 2013

General Michael HaydenPrincipal at The Chertoff Group, will appear at the 2013 Cybersecurity Summit at The Washington Post along with national security officials, industry experts, and members of the press to discuss the cybersecurity issues that top officials are most focused on and why.  General Hayden will appear on a panel “The Road Ahead in Cyber Defense: Public and Private Partnerships” from 8:35 – 9:30 AM with Rep. Mike Rogers (R-Mich.), Craig Mundie (Microsoft), and moderated by Washington Post columnist David Ignatius.  To register for an invitation or watch the live stream of the event, please visit the Washington Post website.  

Lauren Webster Appears on Women in National Security Panel Sponsored by the United Nations Association 

October 3, 2013

Lauren Webster, Director at The Chertoff Group and Intelligence Officer, U.S. Navy Reserve, will appear on a panel "Women in National Security" at 6:00 PM PST in association with Women in International Security, the Center for National Policy, and the United Nations Association.  Mrs. Webster will be joined by Anja Manuel, Co-Founder and Partner, Rice Hadley Gates LLC., to discuss the evolution of women in national security roles.  For more information, click here.

The Chertoff Group Sponsors Cyber Security Summit 2013

September 25, 2013

The Chertoff Group was proud to sponsor Cyber Security Summit 2013 at the Hilton New York in New York City, New York.  The Cyber Security Summit provided an opportunity for executives to interact with thought leaders in the cyber realm and established serviced providers to explore innovative cyber solutions for their enterprise.  The following Chertoff Group professionals will speak at this event:

-Dr. Richard FalkenrathPrincipal at The Chertoff Groupwill deliver the morning keynote "Can the Government Trust the Cloud with Our Safety and Privacy" from 9:20 - 9:45 AM EST.  Government agencies at all levels are naturally considering cloud computing services in order to benefit from increased efficiency and cost savings. However, as with other forms of technology, government entities face unique challenges and questions about the security, usage, and reliability of the cloud.  Dr. Richard Falkenrath will explore these issues and preview the top public policy concerns being considered by governments around the world when it comes to enhancing data protection and security in the cloud.

 -Brian WhiteManaging Director at The Chertoff Group, will moderate a panel entitled "Big Data" from 2:25 - 3:15 PM. This panel will address ways to handle information at high velocity, volume, and variety while keeping valuable information secure and protected.   Mr. White will be joined on the panel by Guy Filippelli, President, RedOwl Analytics; Tony Cole, Vice President and Global Government Chief Technology Officer, FireEye; Rod Murchison, Vice President of Products, Tripwire, Inc.; and Bryan Ware, Chief Technology Officer, Haystax Technology.  

 For additional information, please visit www.cybersummitusa.com.       

Mark Weatherford Keynotes at HP Protect 2013 "The Security Standard" 

September 17, 2013 

Mark Weatherford, Principal at The Chertoff Group, will deliver keynote remarks "Adapting to the U.S. Government's New Cyber Security Framework" at the upcoming HP Protect 2013 event "The Security Standard" conference in Washington, DC from 3:00 PM - 3:45 PM EST.  

With cybersecurity legislation still in congressional limbo, President Obama enacted an executive order for improving critical infrastructure cybersecurity in February 2013, and it is a directive that companies should pay attention to. The order calls for partnership between government and owners/operators of critical infrastructure to improve cybersecurity information sharing and collaboratively develop and implement risk-based standards. In this session, Mark will discuss important sectors for cybersecurity--including energy, communications, and water systems–that are critical for the secure operation of government and industry, and protections to address their vulnerabilities.

For more information, including registration, please click here.       

Dr. Prescott Winter Delivers Keynote Remarks at Cyber Security for Oil and Gas Conference 

September 18, 2013 

Dr. Prescott Winter, Managing Director at The Chertoff Group, will deliver keynote remarks "Addressing the Evolving Cyber Threat" at the upcoming Oil and Gas iQ's "Cyber Security for Oil and Gas" conference in Houston, Texas.  For more information, including registration, please click here.            

 

Dr. Richard Falkenrath Featured at The Aspen Institute's intelligence2 Debate

August 9, 2013 

Dr. Richard Falkenrath, a Principal at The Chertoff Group,debated "The U.S. Has No Dog in The Fight in Syria" as a part of The Aspen Institute-sponsored Intelligence Squared (intelligence2)Debate in Aspen, Colorado.  Mr. Falkenrath joined Graham Allison, the Former Assistant of Defense for Policy and Plans, to argue for the motion and R. Nicholas Burns, Former Under Secretary of State for Political Affairs and Sir. Nigel Sheinwald, former British Ambassador to the US, who argued against the motion.  The event was held at Paepcke Auditorium in Aspen, Colorado from 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM MST.  More information can be found online at The Aspen Institute Website.

Larry Castro Featured on Aviation 2013 Conference & Symposium Panel   

August 13, 2013 

Larry Castro, a Managing Director at The Chertoff Group, participated in the Aviation 2013 Conference & Symposium in Los Angeles, California.  He was featured on a panel entitled "The Connectivity Challenge" which focused on the key opportunities and challenges for the increasing integration of information and communications technology (ICT) and control systems in the global aviation system.  Mr. Castro, along with the other panelists, discussed how ICT affects aviation's stakeholders suggest a vision for capturing the opportunities and addressing the challenges of integrating ICT.  The Aviation Conference & Symposium is designed to facilitate a global look at aviation opportunities, issues, constraints, and operations.  The event focused on the needs of the commercial, military, business, general, and rotorcraft aviation sectors and included disciplinary research, product development, system operation and maintenance.  

 

Michael Chertoff to Speak at INTERPOL and French Ministry of the Interior "Technology Against Crime" Conference 

July 08 - 09, 2013

Michael Chertoff will appear as part of the Technology Against Crime conference in Lyon, France on July 08 - 09, 2013.  He joins other government experts and industry leaders to discuss how technology can be used as a valuable tool in the fight against crime.  More information on the conference, including registration, can be found on the event website.

 

Secretary Michael Chertoff Speaks at Wilson Center Program, "Cybersecurity in your Neighborbood: Why Public-Private Partnerships Matter" 

June 20, 2013

Chertoff Group Chairman and Co-Founder Michael Chertoff spoke with other senior cybersecurity leaders for a panel discussion at the Wilson Center titled "Cybersecurity in Your Neighborhood: Why Public-Private Partnerships Matter" on Thursday, June 20, 2013.  The event was hosted by The Honorable Jane Harman and featured keynote remarks by Department of Homeland Security Secretary Janet Napolitano.  The view his remarks and this panel discussion, click here.  

American Bar Association's Homeland Security Law Institute 2013

June 20 – 21, 2013

The Chertoff Group (TCG) is pleased to participate in the American Bar Association's Homeland Security Law Institute 2013.  The conference is a must-attend event for both practitioners and academics in the field of homeland security law.  The following TCG principals will be featured speakers and panelists during the two day event: 

  • Adam Isles will participate on the "Transportation and Supply Chain Security" panel from 11:15 am - 12:15 pm to discuss the intersection of regulations and budget cuts at CBP and TSA.
  • Jay Ahern will moderate a panel entitled "The Law Enforcement Agenda 2013" from 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm. The panel will address sequestration, budget uncertainty, immigration reform, and what it means for the Department of Homeland Security's law enforcement mission.
  • Secretary Michael Chertoff will discuss "DHS - 10 Years and Beyond" from 8:30 am - 9:30 am along with former DHS Secretary Tom Ridge. The panel, moderated by Adam Isles, will discuss DHS history and look ahead to the future and its continued role in protecting the nation against threats. 

 

The Chertoff Group's Jayson Ahern Delivers Keynote at 2013 Border Security Expo

Tuesday, March 12, 2013

The Chertoff Group's Jayson Ahern delivered keynote remarks at the the Annual Boarder Security Expo in Phoenix, Arizona on March 13, 2013.  The Border Security Expo is the world's leading conference and expo dedicated to international security.  

POLITICO Playbook Breakfast

Speaker: Secretary Michael Chertoff

Monday, March 4, 2013

Special POLITICO Playbook Breakfast honoring the Department of Homeland Security's 10th Anniversary 

Session Speakers:
Moderator(s): 
Mike Allen - POLITICO Chief White House Correspondent

Panelist(s): 
Michael Chertoff - Chairman of The Chertoff Group and former Department of Homeland Security Secretary 
Secretary Janet Napolitano - Department of Homeland Security  
Tom Ridge - Former Secretary - Department of Homeland Security 

As America approaches the 10th Anniversary of the Department of Homeland Security, join POLITICO's Chief White House Correspondent Mike Allen and POLITICO Playbook Breakfast for a special morning with former Secretary of Homeland Security Michael Chertoff, Tom Ridge, and current Secretary of Homeland Security Janet Napolitano for morning full of conversation about policy, politics and the news of the day.

The Newseum // Washington, DC

To see a video of the breakfast, follow the link here


RSA 2013 Conference

Speaker: Secretary Michael Chertoff

Tuesday, February 26, 2013

Special Forum on Cybersecurity: New Directions from the White House

Session Speakers: 
Moderator(s):  James Lewis - Program Director, CSIS 

Panelist(s):  
Michael Chertoff - Chairman of The Chertoff Group and former DHS Secretary 
Eric Rosenbach - Deputy Assistant Secretary of Defense, Department of Defense 
Michael Daniel - Special Assistant to the President and the Cybersecurity Coordinator 

The last six months have seen major developments in US cybersecurity policy with a Presidential Decision Directive on cyber operations and the Military's role in cyber defense, Congressional efforts at legislation, and rumblings of a new executive order on protecting critical infrastructure. After years of repetitive debate, this is a new game for cybersecurity with very different rules. Join us for an active discussion with leading experts from the administration and the private sector.

For more information, visit www.rsaconference.com

World Affairs Council of Houston 

Speaker: Secretary Michael Chertoff

November 7, 2012

Secretary Michael Chertoff will be presenting the Dillon Anderson Lecture on National Security and the Military to the World Affairs Council of Houston.  His remarks will focus on Emerging Threats to Our National Security.  

Hyatt Regency Hotel // Imperial Ballroom // Houston, Texas

For more information: http://www.wachouston.org/assnfe/ev.asp?ID=231

Greater Austin Crime Commission 15th Anniversary Gala 

Speaker: Secretary Michael Chertoff

November 8, 2012 

Secretary Michael Chertoff will be presenting keynote remarks at the Greater Austin Crime Commission 15th Anniversary Gala. 

Four Seasons Hotel // Austin, Texas 

For more information: click here

Security Innovation Network (SINET) 2012 Showcase 

Speaker: Brian White, Managing Director and Chief Strategy Officer

October 25, 2012

TCG is pleased to sponsor the Security Innovation Network (SINET) 2012 Showcase. The SINET Workshops and Showcase bridges gaps between innovative early stage and emerging IT security solution providers and representatives from the system integration, industry and Federal Government communities.  Brian White will participate in a panel discussion entitled DOD, DHS, and the Private Sector: Defining Roles and Responsibilities and Improving Information Sharing.  

National Press Club // Washington, D.C. 

For more information: http://www.security-innovation.org/Showcase_2012.htm

 

Bay Area Council Cybersecurity Awareness Month Town Hall Forum

Speaker: Brian White, Managing Director and Chief Strategy Officer

October 19, 2012

Brian White will participate in a panel discussion at the Bay Area Council Cybersecurity Awareness Month Town Hall Forum.  The event will focus on Best Practices for Startups.  

McAfee // Santa Clara, CA

For more information: http://cybersecurityforum.eventbrite.com/

 

Association for Corporate Growth Monthly Meeting

Speaker: Charlie Allen, Principal

October 19, 2012

Charlie Allen, Principal at The Chertoff Group will provide keynote remarks at the luncheon.

The Ritz-Carlton // McLean, VA

For more information: http://www.acgcapital.org/events/event.aspx?F_d=10%2f19%2f2012&F_y=2012&F_m=10&EventId=4042&

 

MIRcon

Speaker: General Michael Hayden, Principal 

October 18, 2012

General Michael Hayden will provide keynote remarks.  

The Ritz-Carlton // Washington, D.C. 

For more information: http://www.mandiant.com/events/mircon/

Imperial College London, 2012 Vincent Briscoe Annual Security Lecture

Speaker: Secretary Michael Chertoff, Chairman & Co-Founder

October 17, 2012

Secretary Michael Chertoff will be presenting a lecture on defining the legal and ethical boundaries of the cyber frontier.  

Imperial College London // Lecture Theatre G16, Sir Alexander Fleming Building // South Kensington Campus

For more information: http://www3.imperial.ac.uk/newsandeventspggrp/imperialcollege/eventssummary/event_1-8-2012-10-57-37

Market Solutions Series: Where Should you Focus Your Federal Homeland Security & National Security Strategy? 

Speaker: Jason Kaufman, Managing Director 

October 16, 2012

Jason Kaufman will present on a panel entitled How are Some Succeeding and How Can Others Follow In Their Footsteps? The event is sponsored by the Government Technology & Services Coalition and Agilex. 

Chantilly, Virginia 

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2nd Annual Cyber Security Finance Forum 2012

Speaker: Admiral Jay Cohen, Principal

October 16, 2012

Admiral Jay Cohen will be presenting at the 2nd Cyber Security Finance Forum in Washington, D.C. THe event is an exclusive event that brings together industry leaders, advisors, investors and government officials to discuss how to win more business. 

University Club // Washington, D.C.

For more information: http://www.cybersecurityfinanceforum.com

Women in Homeland Security BBQ Cook-Off

September 29, 2012

TCG is proud to support the Women in Homeland Security BBQ Cook-Off.  

Bolling Air Force Base // Washington, D.C.

For more information: http://2012whsbbqcookoff-eorgf.eventbrite.com/


3rd Annual Billington Cybersecurity Summitt

Speaker: General Michael Hayden, Principal

September 27, 2012

The 3rd Annual Billington Cybersecurity Summit addresses the global urgency to remain cyber secure.  The event will host an elite cross-section of over 25 distinguished federal, state, and industry cyber experts who will provide targeted insights about late-breaking developments surrounding increasingly sophisticated threats to critical infrastructure--the number one securiyt issue facing Congress and the nation.  

The National Press Club // Washington, D.C. 

For more information: http://billingtoncybersecurity3.eventbrite.com/

Intelligence and National Security Alliance Cyber Innovation Symposium

September 26, 2012

The Intelligence and National Security Alliance has announced a Cyber Innovation Symposium to be held Wednesday, September 26, 2012.  It will examine the ground-breaking initiatives being undertaken by government, industry, and academia in the technology, education, and intelligence professions. 

Ronald Reagan Building // Amphitheater // 1300 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW // Washington, DC

For more information: http://www.cvent.com/events/cyber-innovation-symposium/event-summary-409b7ee698474b048977c7cac33ebb4f.aspx 

Lewis & Clark Law School's Tribute to 9/11 Event 

Speaker: Secretary Michael Chertoff

September 11, 2012

Secretary Michael Chertoff will speak at the Lewis & Clark Law School's Tribute to 9/11 event.  His remarks will be followed by a panel presentation featuring Bob Mandel, Professor of International Affairs, Lewis & Clark College; John Parry, Professor of Law, Lewis & Clark Law School; and Tung Yin, Professor of Law, Lewis & Clark Law School. The event is open to the public.

Lewis and Clark Law School // Law Campus Legal Research Center

For more information: http://law.lclark.edu/live/events/12580-tribute-to-911

Wilson Center Event: America’s Role in the World Post 9/11: A New Survey of Public Opinion

Speaker(s): General Michael Hayden

September 10, 2012

General Michael Hayden be a panelist at the Wilson Center's event entitled America's Role in the World Post 9/11: A New Survey of Public Opinion.  

Woodrow Wilson Center, 6th Floor, Joseph H. and Claire Flom Auditorium

For more information: http://www.wilsoncenter.org/staff/general-michael-hayden

University of Michigan's Ford School of Public Policy:  Law, Policy, and the War on Al Qaeda: An Emerging Consensus?

Speaker(s): General Michael Hayden

September 7, 2012

General Michael Hayden will deliver a keynote speech as part of the 2012 Josh Rosenthal Education Fund Lecture from the Gerald R. Ford School of Public Policy and International Policy Center.  

University of Michigan // Ford School of Public Policy // Alumni Center - Founders Room // 200 Fletcher, Ann Arbor, Michigan

For more information: http://events.umich.edu/event/9311-1139804


Aspen Security Forum

Speaker(s): Michael Chertoff, General Hayden & Charlie Allen

July 25-28, 2012

Several members of The Chertoff Group will be featured speakers at the third annual Aspen Security Forum taking place July 25-28, 2012 including: former DHS Secretary Michael Chertoff, former CIA and NSA Director General Michael Hayden and former DHS Under Secretary for Intelligence & Analysis Charlie Allen.  The Aspen Institute's Homeland Security Program, in partnership with The New York Times and CNN, will answer critical questions about homeland security and counterterrorism. During three days of in-depth conversation, participants explore various aspects of aviation security, maritime security, border security, mass transit security, critical infrastructure protection, "soft targets" security, cyber-security, intelligence, counterterrorism strategy, terrorism finance, and more. 

The Aspen Institute // Aspen Meadows Campus// 845 Meadows Road,Aspen, CO

For more information: http://aspensecurityforum.org/

International Symposium on Cultural Diplomacy in the USA 2012

Speaker(s): Michael Chertoff

June 20-21, 2012

Michael Chertoff, Chairman of The Chertoff Group, will deliver the keynote address at the upcoming International Symposium on Cultural Diplomacy in the USA 2012 and the role of soft power when it comes to foreign policy and the international scene.

National Public Radio Headquarters

635 Massachusetts Ave. NW, Washington, D.C., 20001

10:00– 11:00 a.m.


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Bloomberg Defense Conference

Speaker: Michael Chertoff

June 21, 2012

Michael Chertoff, Chairman of The Chertoff Group, will participate in a panel at the Bloomberg Defense Conference. This panel will seek to understand the impact of defense cuts not just on national security but also on the economy. The speakers will analyze how the U.S. got in this situation and some solutions going forward. They will also address questions like, where is the industry headed both geopolitically and economically? The Bloomberg Defense Conference will gather military leaders, defense contractors, members of Congress, defense analysts, and investors. The conference will follow a major Bloomberg reporting project in which they will use data and analysis to suggest what a zero-based defense budget should look like in a coming age of comparative Pentagon austerity.

The Newseum | Knight Broadcast Studio

555 Pennsylvania Avenue NW, Washington, DC

9:05 a.m. – 9:40 a.m. ET

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Innovation of Silicon Valley meets Washington DC

Speaker: Michael Chertoff

June 13, 2012

Michael Chertoff, Chairman of The Chertoff Group, will provide the keynote address at the "Innovation of Silicon Valley meets Washington DC" Federal Government Executive Briefing hosted by Andreessen Horowitz.  

W Hotel 515 15th Street NW, Washington D.C.

1:00 p.m. - 1:30 p.m. ET
 

West Point Cyber Conference

Speaker: Michael Chertoff

June 5, 2012

Michael Chertoff, Chairman of The Chertoff Group, will deliver remarks at the West Point Cyber Conference. His remarks will focus on the competing philosophies for how to best protect critical U.S. networks from cyber threats-referencing legislation under consideration and regulations already implemented-and conclude with recommendations on the path forward for public policy aimed at reducing the risks faced by the United States in cyberspace.

Jefferson Hall, West Point Military Academy, 626 Swift Road, West Point, NY

1:00 p.m. - 1:30 p.m. ET

University of Maryland Center for the Advanced Study of Languages (CASL) Conference

Speaker: General Michael Hayden

May 18, 2012

General Michael Hayden, a principal at The Chertoff Group, will deliver the keynote address at the University of Maryland Center for the Advanced Study of Languages (CASL) Conference: Exchange on Language for Industry, Government, Training, and Education in the interests of National Security (ENLIGTEN). General Hayden will talk about mitigating the cyber threat with insights from the behavioral sciences.


The Marriot Inn and ConferenceCenter, University of Maryland, 3501 University Boulevard East, Hyattsville, MD 20783
5:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m. ET


For more information click here: http://www.casl.umd.edu/enlighten





British-American Business Council Transatlantic Business Conference (BABC).

Speaker: Rt.Hon Lord Reid

May 18, 2012

Rt. Hon. Lord Reid, a principal at The Chertoff Group, will moderate the 'Cyber Crime Fighting Financial Crime and Fraud in a New Era' panel at the British-American Business Council Transatlantic Business Conference (BABC). The 2012 BABC Transatlantic Conference in Edinburgh will provide high level networking and information to help understand what is really happening behind the board room doors on both sides of the Atlantic.

Gogarburn Conference Centre, 175 Glasgow Road, Edinburgh, UK

9:50 a.m. BST

For more information click here: http://snabc.org/scotlandconference2012/index/index.php


 

Counter Terror Expo
Speaker: Jayson Ahern, Charlie Allen and Dr. Gary Shiffman

May 16-17,2012

Charlie Allen will provide the keynote presentation at the Counter Terror Conference and Expo US event in Washington, D.C. Mr.  Allen will focus on his extensive experience in intelligence program management, analysis and production; intelligence collection management; system acquisition and warning intelligence. “In the wake of the anniversary of bin Laden’s death and the thwarted al-Qaeda bomb plot, counterterror issues, operational strategies and future policy are more important than ever. This week, Mr. Allen will join the more than 60 internationally recognized experts at Counter Terror Expo US to discuss these critical issues and more,” said Wayne Crawford, vice president, North America, Clarion Events. “We are extremely honored to have someone of Mr. Allen’s caliber participating in our event.”

Two members of The Chertoff Group, former Customs and Border Protection Acting Commissioner Jayson Ahern and Managing Director Gary Shiffman, will be featured speakers during the upcoming Counter Terror Expo US event in Washington, D.C. Specifically, Mr. Ahern will address "Cargo and Supply Chain Security" discussing how we manage risk and strengthen security across our global supply chain network while and Dr. Shiffman will participate in a panel discussion about “Patrolling the Border: The New National Strategy.”

Washington Convention Center

801 Mt Vernon Place NW, Washington D.C.

Charlie Allen will speak at 9:05 a.m.

Dr. Gary Shifman will speak from 10:30 a.m. – 11:15 a.m.

Former CBP Commissioner Jayson Ahern will speak during 2:30p.m. - 4:00 p.m.

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HSPI Event: "A Conversation on Cyber Strategy with General James Cartwright"

Speaker: Charlie Allen

May 14, 2012

Chertoff Group Principal Charlie Allen will introduce General James E. Cartwright, former Vice Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, for a “Conversation on Cyber Strategy” at The George Washington University’s Homeland Security Policy Institute on Monday, May 14, 2012. General Cartwright will offer an assessment of U.S. cybersecurity, and share his thoughts on how he hopes it will evolve moving forward --with a focus on effective deterrence strategies, and a discussion of offensive capabilities.  His remarks will place cyber issues and challenges into context, and convey insights relating to cyber strategy.

5:00 p.m.

The George Washington University Elliott School of International Affairs

Seventh Floor | City View Room

1957 E Street, NW Washington, DC 20052

2012 Allegis Capital Annual Limited Partners Meeting

Speaker: Michael Chertoff

May 10, 2012

Secretary Michael Chertoff, Chairman of The Chertoff Group, will give the keynote address at the 2012 Allegis Capital Annual Limited Partners Meeting. Allegis Capital is a venture capital firm located in Palo Alto, California.

1:35 p.m.
CordeValle Resort, 1 Cordevalle Club Dr San Martin, CA

2012 Milken Institute Global Conference

Speaker: Michael Chertoff

May 2, 2012

Secretary Michael Chertoff, Chairman of The Chertoff Group, will serve as the leading cyber security expert during the 2012 Milken Institute Global Conference where he will discuss this growing and sophisticated threat to our national security, our economy and way of life. The conference will bring together the diverse worlds of business, finance, policy, education, health, energy and philanthropy to come up with fresh solutions to the globe's biggest challenges. Participants include hundreds of CEOs from the world's top-tier companies, senior foreign and U.S. government officials, leading figures in the global capital markets, forward-thinking academics, top journalists, and leaders in education, health care and philanthropy.

April 29-May 2, 2012

Beverly Hilton, 9876 Wilshire Boulevard, Beverly Hills, CA

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6th Annual INSA IC Industry Day

Speaker: Charlie Allen

April 25, 2012

Chertoff Group Principal Charlie Allen delivered closing remarks at INSA IC Industry Day. During his remarks, Mr. Allen summarized the important discussion points presented by senior members of the Intelligence Community in relation to the Fiscal Year 2012 budget challenges.  

4:45 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.

The SI Conference Building, Stonegate II
15052 Conference Center Drive, Chantilly, VA 20151

Fifth Annual E‐Discovery in Government Educational Summit sponsored by Symantec

Speaker: Michael Chertoff

April 24, 2012

Secretary Michael Chertoff, Chairman of The Chertoff Group, will deliver the keynote address at Symantec’s fifth annual “E‐Discovery in Government Educational Summit.” The conference sessions will focus on the challenges and opportunities that technology brings to the practice of law in the 21st century And the importance of data security given the increasing threat of intrusions to agencies, private companies, and law firms.

2:30 – 3:00 p.m.

Washington Convention Center, 801 Mt Vernon Place NW, Washington, D.C.

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AFCEA Spring Intelligence Symposium

Speaker: Charlie Allen

April 18, 2012

Charlie Allen will discuss the “Status of Intelligence Analysis” at the 31st annual AFCEA Spring Intelligence Classified Symposium. This event will examine how individual agencies, specifically NGA, have responded to the need for adjustments in core analytic processes and functions. This event is sold out but is being held at the NGA’s new campus east in Fort Belvoir, Va. Attendees must have the appropriate security clearances to attend.

1:30p.m.
NGA Campus East, Springfield, VA
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ACG

Speaker: Michael Chertoff

April 16-17,2012

Secretary Michael Chertoff,Chairman of The Chertoff Group will speak at the Association for Corporate Growth's (ACG) Annual Strategic Growth Conference. Managing Principal, Jason Kaufman will serve as chairman for the conference. The event draws 250-300 professionals and is heavily attended by executives representing the largest and most dynamic defense, intelligence, and security contractors in the industry; as well as the senior private equity investors who target opportunities in these sectors.

10:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.
Hilton Tyson’s Corner, 7920 Jones Branch Drive McLean, VA 22101

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Annual Aviation Summit

Speakers: Michael Chertoff and Michael Hayden

April 12, 2012 

Secretary Michael Chertoff, Chairman of The Chertoff Group and General Michael Hayden, Principal at The Chertoff Group, are speaking together on a panel with TSA Administrator John Pistole and Atlas Air
Worldwide Holdings Vice President for Security Gary Wadeat the Annual Aviation Summit.  LTG (Ret.) Daniel W. Christman, U.S. Chamber of Commerce’s Senior Counselor to the President, will moderate their discussion titled entitled “Sensible Security Solutions.”


When: 9:30 a.m. – 10:30 a.m.
Where: U.S. Chamber of Commerce, 1615 H St NW, Washington, DC

 

Georgetown CyberConference

Speakers: Michael Hayden and Lord Reid

April 10, 2012

General Michael Hayden and Rt. Honorable Lord Reid of Cardowan PhD, Principals at The Chertoff Group, will participate in a panel discussion focused on the international collaborative responses to cyber incidences. This panel is part of Georgetown University’s Institute for Law, Science, and Global Security second annual conference on international engagement in cyberspace.  The conference promotes dialogue among policymakers, academics and key industry stakeholders from across the globe, and explores the world-wide community’s increasing interconnectivity in this domain. 

American Bar Association's Annual Homeland Security Law Institute
Speakers: Jay Ahern, Michael Chertoff, Michael Hayden and Chad Sweet

Thursday March 22, 2012

3:15p.m. – 4:30 p.m. – The Law Enforcement Agenda 2012

Friday March 23, 2012

8:45a.m. – 9:15a.m. – Volatility Overseas and its affect on Americans Homeland Security

Join members of The Chertoff Group for important homeland security discussions during the American Bar Association’s upcoming focus on U.S. Department of Homeland Security law enforcement perspectives and the different operational components within this agency. On March 23rd, Chertoff Group Co-Founder and Managing Principal Chad Sweet will lead a discussion with former DHS Secretary Michael Chertoff and former CIA Director General Michael Hayden, about the volatility overseas and its effect on America’s Homeland Security.

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The CSO Perspectives Seminar Series: Defending the Enterprise Against Mondern Cyber Attack and Espionage
Speaker: Larry Castro

Thursday March 22, 2012

Larry Castro, Managing Director at The Chertoff Group, will discuss “Today’s Cyber Attacker and the State of Cyber Crime and Espionage” as part of The CSO Perspectives Seminar Series, a premier executive conference series that helps CSO’s and senior security executives with trusted educational forums and networking resources to meet today’s most pressing security challenges. This series will provide valuable information about the latest techniques and strategies on managing risks and threats in the new world of cyber attacks.

Hilton Alexandria Mark Center

5000 Seminary Road  Alexandria, VA 22311

8:45 a.m. - 9:30 a.m.

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ISNR Abu Dhabi Conference
Speakers: Lord John Reid

March 20, 2012

Lord John Reid, Principal at The Chertoff Group, will chair a session on "Ensuring readiness to deal effectively with domestic security threats" at the International Security and National Resilience Exhibition and Conference.

Abu Dhabi National Conference Centre, UAE

9:00a.m. – 10:35 a.m. (local time)

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Affordable World Security Conference
Speakers: Michael Hayden

March 28, 2012

General Michael Hayden will speak at the Affordable World Security Conference, hosted by the W. P. Carey Foundation in collaboration with the EastWest Institute, to discuss competing priorities and how we find new ways to confront today’s most pressing challenges. The Affordable World Security Conference will convene top thinkers and a distinguished guest list to identify challenges and develop solutions.

The Newseum

555 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW Washington, DC 20001

3:00 p.m. - 3:30 p.m. - A Conversation on the Implications of Affordable Security

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2012 Merchant Risk Council Annual e-Commerce Payments & Risk Conference
Speakers: Michael Chertoff

March 28, 2012

Secretary Michael Chertoff, Chairman of The Chertoff Group, will serve as the opening keynote speaker at the Merchant Risk Council 2012 annual e-Commerce Payments & Risk Conference, discussing the ongoing battle with today’s persistent cyber threat and how we can help ensure electronic commerce is safe and secure.

Wynn Resort

3131 Las Vegas Blvd. South, Las Vegas, NV

9:15 a.m. - 10:15 a.m. PDT

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Homeland Security Finance Forum
Speaker: Chad Sweet

March 6, 2012

Chad Sweet will participate in an M&A panel sponsored by Arent Fox to discuss the current environment and likely future trends. The Homeland Security Finance forum is a unique opportunity for dynamic, high growth companies in the security market seeking capital, contemplating an acquisition, a recapitalization or another form of transaction to present their business to investors, institutional asset managers, family offices, investment banks, and advisers active in the sector.

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6th Annual Border Security Expo
Speakers: Jayson Ahern & Dr. Gary Shiffman

March 6th -7th, 2012

Watch Jayson Ahern, Principal at The Chertoff Group and former Customs and Border Protection Acting Commissioner, opening remarks at the 6th Annual Border Security Expo 2012. As the Conference Chairman he helped lead this two-day conference featuring important conversations about today’s border security challenges as well as available solutions to meet those challenges.  During this event, Commissioner Ahern also participated in a panel discussion about “Cooperative Efforts between Mexico, Canada and the U.S. in Law Enforcement and Prosecution.” 

Chertoff Group Managing Director Dr. Gary Shiffman also attended the Border Security Expo 2012 and lead a panel discussion about “Southwest Border Violence Trends – Intel Sharing, Spillover to the US – Is it Real? / Are cartels targeting law enforcement?”

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Intelligence and National Security Alliance’s annual Leadership Dinner

Speaker: Charlie Allen

February 29th, 2012

Charlie Allen, Principal at The Chertoff Group, will join Michael Vickers, Undersecretary of Defense for Intelligence, at the Intelligence and National Security Alliance’s annual Leadership Dinner.  These well-known intelligence experts will discuss the potential impact of the new National Defense Strategy on resource allocation and other important issues of interest for the Intelligence Community.

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2012 RSA Conference
Speaker: General Michael Hayden

February 28, 2012

General Michael Hayden will join panel moderator James Lewis, Senior Fellow and Program Director at the Center for Strategic and International Studies, and other expert panelists for a “Special Forum on the Future of Cyber Security and Active Defense” at the premier 2012 RSA Conference. 

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AFCEA Homeland Security Conference
Speakers: Jayson Ahern, Paul Schneider & Charles Allen

February 28 - March 1

Watch Charlie Allen's keynote address on current terrorist threats to the homeland at The AFCEA Homeland Security Conference. Principals of The Chertoff Group will discuss critical issues facing our country in the fight against terrorism with key government and industry executives. Other Chertoff Group speakers at the AFCEA conference included: 

Jayson Ahern- Moderating Panel "Securing and Managing Borders and Enforcing and Administering Immigration Laws" 

Paul Schneider- Keynote Address "Doing More...Without More"

Charles Allen-Keynote Address "Current Terrorism Threat to the Homeland" 

A Conversation on Cyber Security Legislation
Speaker: Secretary Michael Chertoff

February 22, 2012

Secretary Michael Chertoff, Chairman of The Chertoff Group, will keynote a special Policy and Research Forum Series event featuring Vice Admiral Mike McConnell, USN (Ret.), former Director of National Intelligence, hosted by the Homeland Security Policy Institute.

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Munich Security Confernce

48th Munich Security Conference
Speakers: General Michael Hayden

February 3 to 5, 2012

General Michael Hayden will join world leaders to engage in an intensive debate on current and future security challenges at the 48th Munich Security Conference (MSC) in Bayerischer Hof, Munich. MSC is the premier international and independent forum for foreign and security policy decision makers. The 2012 edition of the MSC will focus on regional and global implications of the “Arab spring” as well as on how to develop a more inclusive post-nuclear Euro-Atlantic security community. The implications of the financial crisis for global security as well as risks and challenges in cyber space, and the prevention of resource conflicts will also be discussed.

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Black Hat Abu Dhabi. Black Hat

Cyber Security and Cyber Threats in a Changing World
Speaker: Michael Hayden

December 13, 2011

WHERE: Emirates Palace Hotel Abu Dhabi, UAE

WHEN: 9:45a.m. -10:45 a.m.

General Michael Hayden, Principal at The Chertoff Group, will discuss his insights on “cyber security and cyber threats in a changing world” during a keynote address at Black Hat Abu Dhabi. Black Hat is the world's largest and leading information security conference.

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The Intelligence and National Security Alliance

Next Steps for Security Reform
Speaker: Charlie Allen

December 13, 2011

 

WHERE: National Press Club
529 14th Street, NW, Washington D.C.

WHEN: 7:30 a.m. – 9:30 a.m.

Charlie Allen, Principal at The Chertoff Group, will speak at The Intelligence and National Security Alliance ( INSA) “Next Steps for Security Reform” briefing.  He will discuss the difficulty of building security in the current environment of shrinking budgets and increasing threats and then explore promising initiatives for reform.

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The Aspen Institute’s

Washington Forum on Combating Terrorism
Speakers: Charlie Allen and General Michael Hayden

Monday, December 12, 2011

WHERE: The Aspen Institute
1 Dupont Circle, Washington D.C.

WHEN: Charlie Allen: 9:30 a.m. – 10:45 a.m.
General Michael Hayden: 12:30 p.m. - 2 p.m.

Charlie Allen and General Michael Hayden, Principals at The Chertoff Group, will participate in The Aspen Institute’s “Washington Forum on Combating Terrorism.” This two-day symposium will examine the asymmetric operational challenges of terrorism faced by the United States government as well as the rhetorical challenges faced by both the government and American media. Charlie Allen will discuss ethical dilemmas of targeting killings and General Hayden will discuss the global war against terrorism and the need for international collaboration.

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Visa 2011 Global Security Summit

Evolutions in Payment Security

April 27, 2011

The Chertoff Group was proud to support Visa Inc. during their 2011 Global Security Summit by creating and directing a live simulation and front-line view of a mock attack on the payment card data system. Moderated by General Michael Hayden, this simulation examined the unique and supporting roles of the private and public sectors, as well as law enforcement, and the shared responsibility and trust that must be maintained to ensure a secure payment system.

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National Press Club Event

Securing Our Nation's Cyber Supply Chain

Thursday, April 21, 9:00 - 10:00 am

Michael Chertoff joins General Dale Meyerrose of the Harris Corporation and Larry Clinton of the Internet Security Alliance at the National Press Club for an important discussion on how to better secure our nation’s cyber supply chain, and the integrity of the elements that make up this important infrastructure.

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Council on Foreign Relations

Intelligence and Counter-Radicalization

April 1, 2011

Jayson Ahern joins other homeland security experts as part of a National Journal Live’s Policy Summit on Protecting Our Nation’s Borders.

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Council on Foreign Relations

Charlie Allen Discusses Al Qaeda Threat in 2010
and Outlook for 2011 at NPC

January 31, 2011

Charlie Allen, a principal with The Chertoff Group and 40-plus year veteran of the CIA, joined ambassadors from Spain and Morocco as well as other former intelligence professionals and scholars as part of the Potomac Institute for Policy Studies “Terrorism: Review of 2010 and Outlook for 2011.” Mr. Allen discussed the most recent attempts by Al Qaeda to attack the United States, radicalization concerns, and the future threat environment we may face in the years to come. 

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Bipartisan Policy Center

Cyber Shockwave

2010

The Chertoff Group provided technical support and served as simulation participants for the Bipartisan Policy Center’s simulated cyber attack on the United States – Cyber Shockwave.  Moderated by Wolf Blitzer and broadcasted on CNN, this simulation provided an unprecedented look at how the government would respond to a large-scale cyber crisis affecting much of the nation. 

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