Crowne Plaza New Orleans Airport Hotel
Crowne Plaza New Orleans Airport Hotel, 2829 Williams Blvd, Kenner, LA 70062, United States

What is Qwoted?

Qwoted is a free expert network: we help reporters connect with experts & we help those same experts build relationships with top reporters.

Event Date Tue Oct 19 CDT - Thu Oct 21 CDT (3 months ago)
In your timezone (EST): Tue Oct 19 3:30pm - Thu Oct 21 4:30pm
Location Crowne Plaza New Orleans Airport Hotel
2829 Williams Blvd, Kenner, LA 70062, United States
Region Americas

Why Attend
The conference will deliver discussion and thought provoking presentations on many of the serious critical infrastructure protection, management and security issues and challenges facing the industry.
• High level conference with leading industry speakers and professionals
• Learn from experiences and challenges from the infrastructure and security companies, agencies and commercial organisations
• Gain insight into national and regional policy and security developments in relation to CIP
• Constructive debate, educational opportunities and cooperation advocacy
• Share ideas and facilitate in valuable inter-departmental, government and agency cooperation
• Exhibition showcasing leading technologies and products
• Networking events and opportunities

Who Should Attend
Critical Infrastructure Protection and Resilience Americas is for:
• National government agencies responsible for national security and emergency/contingency planning
• Police and Security Agencies
• Emergency Services, Emergency Managers and Operators
• Local Government
• Facilities Managers – Nuclear, Power, Oil and Gas, Chemicals, Telecommunications, Banking and Financial, ISP’s, water supply
• IT, Cyber Security and Information Managers
• Port Security Managers
• Airport Security Managers
• Transport Security Managers
• Engineers, Architects, Constructors and Landscape Designers
• Public Administrators and Managers
• Public Health, Safety, and Healthcare Professionals
• Academic and Research Professionals
• Utility Providers (Energy, Communications, Water and Wastewater)
• Policy, Legal and Law Enforcement
• Urban Planners and County Commissioners
• Transportation Managers and Planners
• Facility, Data and IT Managers
• Supply Chain Logistic Managers and Operators
• Event Security Managers
• Architects
• Civil Engineers
• Military
• Border Officials

Industry sectors include:
• Government, national and local
• Civil Contingencies, National Security Agencies and Ministry Infrastructure Departments
• CNI Operators
• Energy operators, grid, T&D, power generators
• Telecommunications and Mobile Operators
• Water and Utilities Suppliers
• Banking and Financial institutions
• Data Centres
• International Corporations


2020 Speakers

Brian Harrell,
Assistant Director, Cybersecurity & Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA)

Dr. Christopher Rodriguez,
Director of Homeland Security and Emergency Management for the city of Washington, DC, USA

Harrison Andrew Pierce,
Head of Operational Compliance and Security, Aerial Systems, San Diego Homeland Security Office

Stephanie Murphy,
Assistant Vice President, Resiliency and Critical Infrastructure Programs, Tidal Basin Government Consulting

Jeff Gaynor,
President, American Resilience

Alessandro Lazari,
Regional Director – Mediterranean, International Association of CIP Professionals & KPMG Advisory, Italy

Frédéric Petit,
Principal Infrastructure Analyst, Argonne National Laboratory & Regional Director – North America, International Association of CIP Professionals

Tim Klett,
Cybersecurity Researcher, Idaho National Laboratory

Jacob Roxon,
Research Assistant, Concrete Sustainability Hub Lab, MIT

Barak Perelman,
CEO, Indegy

Ben Eazzetta,
CEO , ARES Security Corporation

Brad Bently,
President, FASTPORT

Ron Fisher,
Director, Infrastructure Assurance and Analysis Division, Idaho National Laboratory

Derek Arcuri,
Team lead, Regulated Markets, Genetec

Mark Berger,
President & Chief Product Officer, Securitech Group

Joe Morgan,
Business Development Manager-Critical Infrastructure, North America, Axis Communications

Sam Cohen,
Cybersecurity Consultant – Risk Group, Deloitte Canada

Dave Dickinson,
Infrastructure Assurance Program Manager, Argonne National Laboratory

Lawrence Paul Lewis,
Program Lead, Decision and Infrastructure Sciences Division, Argonne National Laboratory

Randy Spivey,
CEO and Founder, Center for Personal Protection and Safety (CPPS).

Rob Cheng,
CEO, PC Matic

Scott Schlueter,
GIS Analyst– Preparedness & Security, Argonne National Laboratory

Steve Povolny,
Head of Advanced Threat Research, McAfee

Sponsors & Partners

2020 Sponsors

• PC Matic

• InfraGard
• The Global Institute for Cybersecurity + Research (GISCR)

• World Security Report
• WorldSecurity-index

• Aviation Security International (ASI)
• Homeland Security Research Corp. (HSRC)
• MySecurity Media
• MySecurity Marketplace
• MyDearDrone

• Torch Marketing