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Next year’s two-day summit will include a vibrant series of keynote presentations, panel discussions, fireside chats and briefings by cyber security practitioners and thought leaders operating at the very cutting edge of the industry.

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General Michael Hayden is a retired four-star general who served as director of the Central Intelligence Agency and the National Security Agency when the course of world events was changing at a rapid rate. As head of the country’s premier intelligence agencies, he was on the frontline of global change, the war on terrorism and the growing cyber challenge. He understands the dangers, risks, and potential rewards of the political, economic, and security situations facing us. General Hayden dissects political situations in hot spots around the world, analyzing the tumultuous global environment and what it all means for Americans and America’s interests. He speaks on the delicate balance between liberty and security in intelligence work, as well the potential benefits and dangers associated with the cyber domain.


Wednesday - May 1, 2019 - The Pendry, Baltimore, MD
7:30 AM - 8:30 AM
Registration & Continental Breakfast
8:30 AM – 8:45 AM
Chairman's Opening Remarks
8:45 AM – 9:15 AM
Governor's Welcome - Governor Hogan
9:15 AM – 9:45 AM
Keynote - State of the Market
9:45 AM – 10:20 AM
The Four Horseman & The Future of Cyber Security
10:20 AM – 11:00 AM
11:00 AM – 11:30 AM
``Performance Based Licensing - An Idea Whose Time Has Come?``
11:30 AM – 12:00 PM
Keynote – The Smart Cyber Imperative
12:00 PM – 1:00 PM
1:00 PM – 1:40 PM
Keynote – Removing Bad Actors for the Global Threat Stage
1:40 PM – 2:30 PM
Part 1: Innovator's Showcase - TED Talks from the Disrupt 10
Part 2: 8 minute TED talks from Early Stage Disruptors
2:30 PM – 3:00 PM
Afternoon Networking Break
3:00 PM – 3:40 PM
Fireside Chat: Over the Horizon - The New Frontiers of Cyber Attacks
3:40 PM – 4:15 PM
Transitioning ``Practice`` to ``Product”
3:40 PM – 4:15 PM
Spotlight Discussion with Shawn Turskey of the NSA

Are We Urgent Enough about AI/ML in Cybersecurity

5:00 PM to 6:45 PM
Cocktail Reception
6:45 PM - 9:00 PM
Gala Dinner Hosted by the State of Maryland


Thursday - May 2, 2019 - The Pendry, Baltimore, MD
7:30 AM - 8:30 AM
Continental Breakfast
8:30 AM - 9:30 AM
Keynote - General Mike Hayden
9:30 AM to 10:30 AM
Cyber Security: A CEO's Perspective
10:30 AM - 10:50 AM
10:50 AM - 11:30 AM
CISO and the Board of Directors
11:30 AM – 12:15 PM
Cyber Risk: Who's Job is It Anyway?
12:15 PM - 1:30 PM
1:30 PM to 2:15 PM
Keynote Speaker Estonia & The World's First Cyber Ambassador
2:15 PM - 3:15 PM
The Government - Industry Collaboration Imperative
3:15 PM to 4:15 PM
Frontiers in Cloud Security
4:15 PM to 5:15PM
Cybersecurity in a Quantum Computing World
5:15 PM to 5:30 PM
Closing Remarks