Cyber Initiatives

Overview of Cyber 1.4 Panels

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Cyber 1.4 will continue the in-depth analysis of the Space Foundation's previous cyber conferences, with a focus on Department of Defense and industry cyber activities, human capital development, international dimensions and the evolving challenges posed by cyberspace. Cyber 1.4 is also appropriate for those who are new to the cyber domain, for help in understanding current hot-button issues.

The five Cyber 1.4 panel discussions will provide insight into cyberspace policy issues affecting industry and the government. They are:

"Truths and Myths About Cyber Defense and Offense"

  • Moderator: Christopher Ling, Executive Vice President, Booz Allen Hamilton


  • Lisa Donnan, Vice President, Marketing & Technology, TASC
  • Tracy B. Gray, Partner, Holland & Hart
  • William Marion, Chief Technology Officer, Air Force Space Command
  • Jeffrey C. Snyder, Vice President of Cyber Programs, Raytheon Company

"Government and Industry Working Together in the Cyber Domain"

  • Moderator: William V. Parker, Special Advisor - International Affairs, Space Foundation


  • Rohan M. Amin, Ph.D., Director - Global Cyber Security Solutions, Lockheed Martin
  • Barry Barlow, Vice President, Chief Technology Officer, The SI Organization, Inc
  • COL Burt A. Biebuyck, USA, Chief, Cyberspace Future Operations Division,NORAD and USNORTHCOM Cyberspace Operations
  • David Fastabend, Vice President of Advanced Information Solutions, Exelis

"Acquisition, Command and Control at the Speed of Light"

  • Moderator: Riley Repko, Vice President for Global Cyber Security Strategy, Chemring N.A.


  • Daniel Ford, D.Sc., Cybersecurity and Mobile Strategist, DMI Inc.
  • Paul Greene, Founder and President, Mach 1 Development, Inc.
  • Col. Dean G. Hullings, USAF, Chief, Cyber Superiority Division, Air Force Space Command
  • Drew Morin, Senior Vice President and Chief Technology Officer, TeleCommunication Systems, Inc.

"Emerging Trends in Cyber Ops and Protocols"

  • Moderator: Thomas Gardner, Ph.D. (Captain, USN, Ret.), Chief Technology Officer, Scitor Corporation


  • Joseph Drissel, Founder and Chief Executive Officer, Cyber Engineering Services
  • Vinit Duggal, Chief Information Security Officer, Intelsat
  • Kristina Harrington, Director of Signals Intelligence Directorate, National Reconnaissance Office

"We're All in This Together: a Shared Stake in a More Secure Cyber Domain"

  • Moderator: Dewey Houck, Vice President and General Manager, Electronic & Information Solutions, The Boeing Company


  • Jandria Alexander, Principal Director, Cyber Security Subdivision,The Aerospace Corporation
  • Dean Cheng, Senior Researcher, Heritage Foundation
  • James Garcia, Director of Cyber Services, MainNerve, LLC
  • Matthew Light, ES-ISAC Cybersecurity Specialist, Critical Infrastructure Protection, North American Electric Reliability Corporation

Please see the complete Cyber 1.4 agenda here.

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This article is part of Space Watch: May 2014 Special Edition - 30th Space Symposium (Volume: 13, Issue: 5.1).