Retired Gen. Colin L. Powell is slated to give the morning keynote address at the Symantec (NASDAQ: SYMC) Government Symposium on June 14 in Washington, D.C.
Following Powell’s presentation, Rand Beers, undersecretary for DHS’s National Protection and Programs Directorate, will present the lunch keynote.
“We are pleased to welcome keynote speakers Gen. Colin L. Powell and Rand Beers,” said GiGi Schumm, vice president and general manager for Symantec Public Sector. “Today’s government professionals need secure, real-time access to critical information 24-7. The Symantec Government Symposium will bring together leading IT security and management professionals from all levels of government to discuss how to balance the demand for instant information access – at any time and any place – with the requirement to protect technology infrastructures and secure data.”