New speakers announced for Sept. 22 Cyber Economic Conference lineup

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"Maryland's Cyber Battleground APG to Ft. Meade: The Regional Impact and Global Reach of the New Cyber Technology" conference will detail economic opportunities available via the increased presence of cybersecurity operations in Maryland.

The morning conference – organized by Corridor Inc., PressBox, the Greater Baltimore Committee and Center Maryland – is set for Thursday, Sept. 22nd, at the Hotel at Arundel Preserve, located at Arundel Mills. Click here to register, which costs $90.

Joining Keynote Speaker Congressman Dutch Ruppersberger are high-level security, intelligence, military and business leaders, including:
Mark Barnett, Director of Small Business Programs, NSA;
Neal Ziring, Technical Director of Information Assurance Directorate, NSA;
Bob Hannon, President & CEO, Anne Arundel EDC;
Christian Johansson, Secretary, DBED;
Jim Richardson, Director, Harford OED; and
Rick Kohr, CEO, Evergreen Advisors.

They will join Hart Rossman, VP & CTO, SAIC; Chris Foster, Business Development Executive, Raytheon; and Aris Melissaratos, Special Advisor for Enterprise Development to the President of Johns Hopkins University.

Speakers will outline the state of cybersecurity in Maryland, what lies ahead and financial opportunities. The panels will be moderated by Ted Venetoulis.

As the nation races to stay ahead of the latest online hackers and espionage from sources both foreign and domestic, Maryland has become an epicenter for developing and refining the latest systems. From the establishment of the U.S. Cyber Command at Fort Meade to the proliferation of private contractors requiring top secret clearances for their employees, government-related cyber security remains one of the state’s hottest growth areas.

Click here to register and for more information.

Sponsorship opportunities are available now, so your company can present its message to many of the region's cybertechnology influencers. Contact Gregory Poehlman at (443) 760-1400 or for details.
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