IT Security Entrepreneur's Forum 2011


Fifth Annual IT Security Entrepreneurs' Forum & Workshops (ITSEF 2011)
March 15 – 16, 2011
Frances C. Arrillaga Alumni Center at Stanford University

The Security Innovation Network (SINET™) mission is to improve collaboration between public and private sectors to defeat cyber threats and increase awareness of innovative early stage and emerging growth companies. SINET serves as a catalyst between builders, buyers, researchers and investors.

SINET's Fifth Annual IT Security Entrepreneurs' Forums will "Bridge the Gap" by promoting open innovation models, small business growth and increasing awareness of best-of-class technologies, people and organizations.  Do not miss this rare opportunity to listen to subject matter experts such as:

Kjetil Nilsen, Director General, Norwegian National Security Authority

Richard Hale, Chief Information Assurance Executive, Defense Information Systems Agency (DISA)

Dr. Douglas Maughan, Division Director, Cyber Security Division, Science & Technology Directorate, Department of Homeland Security

Dawn Meyerriecks, Deputy Director of National Intelligence for Acquisition and Technology, Office of the Director of National Intelligence

Patricia A. Muoio, Chief, National Information Assurance Research Laboratory, National Security Agency

Debora A. Plunkett, Director, Information Assurance, National Security Agency

Gary Winkler, Program Executive Officer (PEO), Enterprise Information Systems, Department of Defense & Army IT, IM & KM

Why attend ITSEF 2011:
  • Discussions on IT security market trends, hot topics, needs, requirements, processes and investment opportunities
  • Build relationships that will "bridge the gap" between government agencies, system integrators, private industry, innovators, venture capitalists, policy makers, investment bankers, academics and scientists
  • Level the playing field by raising awareness of emerging growth companies, domestically and abroad, to the investment, government and industry markets
  • Build collaborative trust-based global partnerships and communities of interest

Please join our pre-forum educational workshop on March 15, 2011. Federal Government and private industry subject matter experts will provide invaluable insight on a broad spectrum of relevant topics in the Cybersecurity space

SINET is supported by the Department of Homeland Security, Science & Technology (S&T) Directorate as well as corporate and public sponsorships.