Richmond Training Opportunities

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Cyber Forensics and Security Conference

There are still seats available for next week's "Cyber Forensics and Security in the National Capital Region" conference.

This conference is open to the public, so please share with interested colleagues.

Who: Cyber Forensic and Security Professionals in the National Capital Region (NCR)

What: Cyber Forensics and Security in the NCR conference

The agenda includes speakers from the FBI, GMU, private sector, and other government entities. Topics to be discussed include cloud forensics, phishing detection, malware analysis, the importance of public-private collaboration to enhance cyber security, attacks targeting sensitive information & intellectual property of private sector companies, and current FBI cyber case studies. In addition, Chris Hadnagy, Owner of White Hat Defense and author of Social Engineering: The Art of Human Hacking, will speak on social engineering - and how it can breach your cyber security defenses.

When: May 22-23, 2012 (Tuesday & Wednesday)

Where: GMU's Fairfax Campus

Why: To encourage and strengthen the public-private partnerships between government, private industry, and academia in the areas of cyber forensics and security; to discuss current trends, emerging technologies, forensic techniques, and strategies to combat adversaries, strengthen our cyber defense, and protect critical infrastructure.

How: Register at http://incrmacybermay2012.eventbrite.com. The cost of the conference is $150 and includes conference attendance, AM/PM coffee break service, buffet lunch, and parking for both days.

Additional information (specific location, directions, etc) will be provided to attendees once registration is confirmed.

If you have questions, please contact Kara D. Sidener.

Kara D. Sidener
Special Agent, FBI-WFO
InfraGard Coordinator
kara.sidener@ic.fbi.gov
202.278.2541