SAN FRANCISCO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The Security Innovation Network™ (SINET), an organization focused on the advancement of innovation in the Cybersecurity domain, today announced Commander, U.S. Cyber Command and Director, National Security Agency/Chief, Central Security Service Admiral Michael S. Rogers will deliver a keynote address at the SINET Innovation Summit on July 17, 2014, at TheTimesCenter, New York City (http://www.security-innovation.org/innovation-summit_2014.htm). SINET programs are supported by the U.S. Department of Homeland Security, Science & Technology Directorate.
“The Innovation Summit bridges cultural and technology gaps by connecting our nation’s most powerful epicenters; Wall Street, Silicon Valley and the Washington D.C. Beltway,” said Robert D. Rodriguez, Chairman & Founder of SINET. “Admiral Rogers presence sends a compelling message to the attendees, in particular the Cybersecurity entrepreneurs that what they are building is not only important to him but to our national security and economic interests. It also shows his support of collaboration models that are designed to advance innovation and new approaches to the mounting challenge we face in this space.”
During Admiral Rogers’ recent testimony to the U.S. Senate, he addressed the key areas on which NSA will focus: trust; civil liberties; privacy; and transparency. In addition, he stressed the importance of embracing and leading change; collaborative partnerships with our trusted allies, academia and private industry; and engaging and better informing the American people. He stated that ultimately it is about assessing risks and, in doing so, not forgetting the real and growing danger to our Nation.
Please join us as our country’s top leaders and executives from industry, government, academia, and the investment communities collaborate to advance Cybersecurity innovation by connecting the ecosystem of the entrepreneur; venture capital, investment banking, system integration, academia, science, legal, policy, industry and Governments to include the intelligence, military and civilian departments and agencies.
Be a part of the SINET community and build new relationships within the entrepreneur’s ecosystem:
Investors and Bankers: Discover your next great investment and relationship opportunity and meet the brilliant minds that are bringing to market the most innovative services and products.
Small and Large Businesses: Meet with Private Equity and Venture Capital investors as well as industry and government buyers who are looking for the next cutting edge Cybersecurity solutions
Government and Industry Buyers: Learn who the cutting edge solution providers are. SINET is well known for bringing the most innovative Cybersecurity companies together in one setting.
Researchers: Connect with industry and government research partners who may be able to assist with grant or collaborative funding on joint projects or help accelerate your ideas.
- Hot Topics Include: What are the types of solutions that will address industry and government most urgent needs, Emerging trends in cyber fraud, Balancing security, privacy and business efficiencies in a fully connected world, New data driven security analytics and automation approaches and more
- Speakers Represent: Wells Fargo, Citi, Department of Energy, PJM Interconnection, First Data, The Depository Trust and Clearing Corp, U.S. Postal Inspection Service, ZeroFox, NY Stock Exchange, Exelon Corp, Sallie Mae Bank, Hearst Corp, Palo Alto Networks, KEYW, Lockheed Martin, Blackstone, U.S. Secret Service, BNY Mellon, Department of Homeland Security, Standard and Poor, University North Carolina, UPS, Palo Alto Networks, Comcast, Insight Venture Partners, ManTech, U.S. House of Representatives,
SINET would like to thank the SINET Innovation Summit sponsors including the Department of Homeland Security Science & Technology Directorate, Cisco, DLA Piper, Palo alto, Niksun, Kauffman, Mocana, Leidos, ManTech, Invincea, Novetta, Threat Track, Vormetric, Bay Dynamics, Crowd Strike, Cylance, Mach 37, Taasera, Qintel, Norse, Invincea, Your File System, CyberWire and ZeroFox.
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Security Innovation Network™ (SINET) is an International community builder and strategic advisor whose mission is to advance innovation and enable global collaboration between the public and private sectors to defeat Cybersecurity threats. SINET programs are supported by the US Department of Homeland Security Science & Technology Directorate and are focused on building public-private partnerships models. These Summits have helped build a myriad of trust-based relationships by connecting a network of thought leaders, builders, buyers, researchers and investors across the global security community with the goal of promoting and advancing innovation. Learn more about our Membership Program and sponsorship opportunities that deliver unique value at www.security-innovation.org.