Speaking Engagement

Cybersecurity Compliance: Getting Ready for CMMC

SMART / NDIA-DVC Cyber Security Forum

Penn State at the Navy Yard
4960 South 12th St
Philadelphia, PA

Blank Rome Partner Brian S. Gocial will moderate a panel at the SMART / NDIA-DVC Cyber Security Forum, being held Wednesday, February 26, 2020, from 1:00 to 7:00 p.m., at Penn State at the Navy Yard in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

Hosted by Strengthening the Mid-Atlantic Region for Tomorrow (SMART) and the National Defense Industrial Association Delaware Valley Chapter (NDIA-DVC), this half-day seminar brings together industry and government information security professionals to discuss cybersecurity priorities, threats, vulnerabilities, and acquisition policies and regulations. Attendees will obtain a broad overview of the cybersecurity landscape within Federal and Department of Defense agencies as well as an overview of the DoD’s new Cybersecurity Maturity Model Certification (“CMMC”), a cybersecurity assessment and certification program.

Brian’s panel, “Cybersecurity Compliance: Getting Ready for CMMC,” will take place from 4:00 to 5:00 p.m. Panelist will be:

  • Robert Hanley, VP Cyber Solutions Architect, Sabre Systems, Inc.
  • Sassan S. Hejazi, Director, Technology Solutions Group, Kreischer Miller
  • TBD, EHS Technologies
  • John O’Sullivan, Co-founder and Chief Technology Officer, Ardalyst

Other forum sessions include “Defense Industrial Base Supply Chain Threat―Undermining National Security” and “Government Panel Session: Cyber Security Threats, Vulnerabilities and Control.”

Blank Rome is pleased to be a sponsor of the forum.

For more information or to register, please visit the event webpage.