May 6, 2025 | The Hotel UMD, College Park, Maryland

CISC18 Conference Speakers

Daniel Apon

Cryptography Lead, MITRE

Stiepan Kovac

Quantum Resistant Cryptography (US, global)

Priscilla Delgado Argeris

Chief Counsel to FCC Chair, Federal Communications Commission (FCC)

Robert Ashcraft

Partner, President / IT Advisor for Regulatory / CMMC Environments, CMMC Solutions

Scott Bean

Vice President, INTEGRITY Global Security

John Britton

Chair CSA Data Privacy Working Group, Connectivity Standards Alliance

Emery Csulak


Barbara Cuthill

Deputy Program Manager, NIST Cybersecurity for IoT Program National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST)

Nathan Degruttola

Strategic Edge Communications Technical Director, CSfC Project Management Office

Mike Devine

Team Lead, CSfC PMO

Jay Diem

CMMC/CSfC Conference Program Director, Cnxtd Event Media

Bill Downer

VP, National Programs, Seagate Government Solutions

Matthew Downey

Technical Lead, Account National Information Assurance Partnership (NIAP)

Jeremy Duncan

Managing Partner, Tachyon Dynamics

John Dunker

Director CSfC PMO, National Security Agency (NSA)

Justin Fisher

Senior Security Assurance Engineer, Leidos

Tommy Gardner

CTO, HP Federal

Eileen Goodell

Program Manager, SecureView, U.S. Air Force Research Laboratory (AFRL)

Sam Green

Technical Director, CSfC PMO

David Gregory

Chief Architect (Technical Fellow), Curtiss-Wright

David Grossman

VP Regulatory Affairs, Consumer Technology Association

Patrick Guerin

Cybersecurity SME, Key Management Solutions

Chris Gugel

Lab Director, Booz Allen Hamilton

Eric Gursky

Group Lead for the CSfC Trusted Integrator Team Cryptographic Modernization Branch, US Army C5ISR Center

Tim Hall

Security Testing, Validation, and Measurement Manager, National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST)

Steve Hanna

Distinguished Engineer, Infineon Technologies

William Harrod

Public Sector CTO, Ivanti

Anthony Hu

Senior Software Developer, wolfSSL

Matt Hyson

Managing Partner, Limitless Defense

Edward Jennings

Solutions Architect-Chief Mobility Subject Matter Expert/SAIC Fellow, SAIC

Debra Jordan

Chief of the Public Safety and Homeland Security Bureau, FCC

Anantha Kandiah

Engineering Director and Co-founder, Teron Labs

Kristy Knowles

Security Research Engineering Technical Leader, Cisco

Stephanie Kostro

EVP Policy, Professional Services Council

Brian Kovalski

Senior Vice President, Federal, Hypori

Philip Kwan

Director, Product Line, Palo Alto Networks

William Layton

Cryptographic Solutions Technical Director

Alexa Lee

Cyber & Data Policy, Global Government Affairs, Qualcomm

Robert Lee

Senior Assistant Director , Cyber Security Agency (CSA) Singapore

Eugene Liderman

Director - Mobile Security Strategy, Google

Dave Lockhart

Senior Manager, Aberdeen Proving Ground, Army and Special Operations Forces, Business Development, Operations, Boeing

Mark Luther

Manager, Product Development Network Engineering and CSfC Architect, Curtiss-Wright

Smita Mahapatra

Senior Industry Specialist, Amazon Web Services (AWS)

Yi Mao

Managing Director, atsec information security corporation

Herbert Markle

CC Technical Director and Lead DoDIN APL Consultant, Booz Allen Hamilton

Katie McAuliffe

Senior Director of Telecommunications Policy, Information Technology Industry Council (ITI)

Joseph McDaniels

CSfC PMO, National Security Agency (NSA)

Westley McDuffie

Security Evangelist, IBM

Dossie Merrill

Commercial Solutions for Classified (CSfC)