Facilitating IoT Connectivity & Security in Support of Warfighter Situational Awareness

The 2nd iteration of Defense Strategies Institute’s Military IoT & Sensors Summit will take place on April 3 & 4, 2019 in Alexandria, Virginia. Attendees at this two-day senior level event will discuss sessions focused on this year’s theme of “Facilitating IoT Connectivity & Security in Support of Warfighter Situational Awareness.”

Hoboken, NJ, January 25, 2019 --(PR.com)-- This educational Summit will convene senior level speakers from the DoD, IC, Federal Government, Private Industry, and Academia for discussions on how the continued integration of IoT technologies onto various sensor platforms across the DoD are further evolving the future battlefield.

This event will allow for relevant stakeholders from the community to detail ways to improve sensor capabilities and provide ways in which to secure them in the cyberspace, as well as assist in the development of IoTs throughout the DoD enterprise. Presentations at this event will focus on this year's theme of "Facilitating IoT Connectivity & Security in Support of Warfighter Situational Awareness."

2019 Confirmed Speakers Include:

- RDML Danelle Barrett, USN, Cyber Security Division Director, Deputy Chief of Naval Operations for Information Warfare, DON, USN
- Frank Konieczny, SES, CTO, Office of Information Dominance and Chief Information Officer, HQAF
- Laurence Mixon, SES, Special Assistant to the Program Executive Officer, PEO IEW&S
- John D. Kuenzli, USA, Lead, Predictive Maintenance Competition, U.S. Army Materiel Command
- Dr. Stephen Russell, Chief, Battlefield Information Processing Branch, U.S. Army Research Laboratory
- Dr. David A. Bray, Faculty, Impact & Disruption, Singularity University
- Dr. Ronald Ross, Senior Computer Scientist and Fellow, NIST, Department of Commerce
- Matthew J. Eggers, Vice President, Cybersecurity Policy in the Cyber, Intelligence, and Security Division, U.S. Chamber of Commerce
- Arlene Santos, IoT Enterprise Functional Team Lead, NSA

Topics will include:

- Addressing the current state of IoTs at the DoD
- Ensuring the safe integration of IoTs onto Navy’s cybernetwork
- DHS initiatives to enhance creativity in combating the IoT cyber threat
- Integrating and Developing PEO IEW&S Sensor Capabilities to Provide a Complete Understanding of the Battlefield
- Advancing the Internet of Battlefield Things: ARL IoT initiatives in support of the Soldier
- Managing the Army Cyber Command’s IoT integration
- Addressing the IoT security gap to help guide operational success
- Supplying the DoD with a mission specific approach to protecting the sensitive information generated by IoTs
- Enhancing the N-ZERO program to guide the improvement of sensors

Seating is limited

To allow for actionable discussion and dialogue amongst speakers and attendees, seating will be limited. Register now to reserve your seat. Active military, government and state personnel attend complimentary. Those interested in participating in the Military IoT & Sensors Summit you can visit Defense Strategies Institute's website at iot.dsigroup.org/

Anyone interested in learning more can contact Christopher Elliott at celliott@dsigroup.org, 201-672-8745.

Summit is closed to the press / No recordings
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Chris Elliott