On November 14-15, 2017, NVTC hosted the second annual Capital Cybersecurity Summit at The Ritz-Carlton, Tysons Corner. Grant Schneider, Acting Federal Chief Information Security Officer and Senior Director for Cybersecurity Policy at the National Security Council, provided keynote remarks on November 15.
Schneider discussed the focus areas outlined in the May 2017 Presidential Executive Order on cybersecurity aimed at informing cybersecurity policy on a national scale and strengthening the security of federal networks and critical infrastructure. Schneider shared how building a highly-skilled cybersecurity workforce is a national priority and stressed the need for more cybersecurity education, personal responsibility and empowerment for consumers.
View full video of Schneider’s remarks below as he covers the administration’s cybersecurity focus areas, the government’s transition towards shared services and the latest news around government IT modernization:
Stay tuned for more Capital Cybersecurity Summit content here on the blog!