Topics and speakers subject to change.

Tuesday, November 14

6:00 pm–6:45 pm
Arrival Reception (Ashburn Bar)


7:00 pm–8:30 pm
Arrival Dinner (Carlucci’s Restaurant)


Wednesday, November 15

7:00 am–8:00 am
BREAKFAST (Louvre 3)


8:00 am–8:30 am
Welcome, Introductions and Organizational Matters (All Meeting Sessions in Guggenheim 3)

  • John Miller, council director, MAPI


8:30 am–9:30 am
Cybersecurity Trends & Threats

Thousands of cyber attacks occur every day and the marketplace is evolving rapidly. During this session, real-world cases will be evaluated. Step inside the mind of the attacker and learn to pinpoint your organization’s gaps, guard against a variety of tactics, and protect the right data.


9:30 am–9:45 am


9:45 am–11:15 am
Building a Security Program

Cybersecurity continues to evolve as new technologies lead to new potential security threats. The current landscape includes increases in phishing, whaling, and impostor attacks as well as increased concern for intellectual property theft and insider threats. Having an internal security program that monitors and adjusts to the changing threat landscape is essential to protecting your organization.

During this panel session, Kaman Corporation, Nordson Corporation, and Belden Inc. will share their different company approaches to building a security program. They will share the catalysts for building their program, unique considerations that had to be taken into account for their organization, and lessons learned along the way.


11:15 am–11:30 am


11:30 am–12:30 pm
Standards and Frameworks

  • Shawn Young, manager, information assurance & cyber security, Barnes Group


12:30 pm–1:30 pm
Lunch (Louvre 3)


1:30 pm–2:30 pm
Public/Private Partnerships

  • John Felker, director of NCCIC operations, Department of Homeland Security


2:30 pm–2:45 pm


2:45 pm–3:45 pm
ICS-CERTS—Industry Vulnerabilities and Steps to Take


3:45 pm–4:00 pm


4:00 pm–5:00 pm
Open Roundtable Discussion

  • All Forum Participants


5:00 pm–5:15 pm
Forum Wrap Up