Dr. Chris Edwards to Serve as Speaker at GovConWire’s “How to Increase Cybersecurity and Return on Investment of Existing PIV Infrastructure for Cross-Agency Encryption” Webinar on June 30th

Dr. Chris Edwards to Serve as Speaker at GovConWire’s “How to Increase Cybersecurity and Return on Investment of Existing PIV Infrastructure for Cross-Agency Encryption” Webinar on June 30th
Dr. Chris Edwards

Dr. Chris Edwards chief technology officer (CTO) of Intercede, will serve as a speaker during GovConWire’s “How to Increase Cybersecurity and Return on Investment of Existing PIV Infrastructure for Cross-Agency Encryption” Webinar on Tuesday, June 30th, free of cost.

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Edwards has over 30 years’ senior level experience within the IT industry, 16 of them within the security sector. With Intercede, he has utilized his knowledge in the field to develop the initial design of the company’s MyID product, a credential management system that helps large enterprises and governments issue and manage millions of employee and citizen digital identities.

He was instrumental in making MyID the first electronic personalization system to achieve FIPS 201 accreditation as part of the US HSPD-12 PIV Approved Products Scheme, and has substantial experience of working on both US and UK government security projects. Edwards now leads the Intercede Labs team, developing new product solutions to meet emerging challenges in the silicon-to-service ecosystem.

During the webinar, Edwards will explore the barriers and shortfalls of wide scale adoption of Personal Identity Verification (PIV) encryption between federal agencies and the challenges they face when adhering to Office of Management and Budget (OMB) directive M-19-17.

Edwards will be joined by Kyle Neuman, managing director of SAFE Identity; Sam Andoni, founder and president of Zeva Inc.; and Jeff Nigriny, president and founder of Certipath. The speakers will dive into the importance of encryption, barriers to adoption and how new technologies are solving these challenges.

Attendees will learn how federal agencies can increase the return on investment and cybersecurity by using their existing PIV and PKI encryption infrastructure by using it the way it was intended.

Join GovConWire’s “How to Increase Cybersecurity and Return on Investment of Existing PIV Infrastructure for Cross-Agency Encryption” FREE Webinar on Tuesday, June 30th. Don’t miss out on the opportunity to hear public sector leaders discuss how federal agencies can increase the return on investment and cybersecurity.

Register here for GovConWire’s “How to Increase Cybersecurity and Return on Investment of Existing PIV Infrastructure for Cross-Agency Encryption” on Tuesday, June 30th.

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