The Command and General Staff College Foundation’s Simons Center for Interagency Cooperation is hosting the Greater Kansas City Cyber Security Seminar at the Kauffman Foundation Conference Center, 4801 Rockhill Road, Kansas City, Mo. 64110, on Nov. 15, from 9 a.m. – 3 p.m. This information and education seminar is hosted by the CGSC Foundation’s Simons Center for Interagency Cooperation in collaboration with Business Executives for National Security and the Federal Bureau of Investigation – Kansas City Division’s Cyber Crime Task Force.
The purpose of the seminar is to provide a forum on information security threats, challenges, and opportunities for senior business and government leaders with direct or oversight responsibilities for managing electronic information systems. Invited guests include chief executive officers, presidents, directors, and chief information officers, along with government and public utility leaders.
In two panels, speakers from FBI Headquarters Cyber Division, DHS National Cybersecurity and Communications Integration Center, and Army Cyber Command will describe the current cyber threat and response environment from the national perspective, followed by representatives from UMB, Sprint, KCP&L, BATS, and the FBI Cyber Crime Task Force addressing regional threats. Topic areas include financial systems, critical infrastructure, telecommunications, national defense, and cyber crime. A question and answer period will follow each panel’s presentation.
To maximize discussion, attendance is limited to 150 participants, so please register before Nov. 12, 2012. The seminar fee is $45 (or $25 for law enforcement professionals) which includes lunch. We do hope you will be able to join us for this timely and informative event.