Mike Hanley, chief information security officer (CISO) of Cisco Systems, will participate in the expert panel during Potomac Officers Club’s Secure IT Modernization in Today’s Environment Virtual Event on August 26th.
Prior to his role at Cisco Systems, Hanley built and led the security team at Duo Security, which was acquired by Cisco for $2.5 billion in 2018. Mike has also been a senior member of the technical staff at CERT/CC, working on applied research and development (R&D) programs for the US Department of Defense (DoD) and the Intelligence Community (IC).
He has a master’s degree in information security policy and management from Carnegie Mellon University and a bachelor’s degree in economics from Michigan State University.
During the event, Hanley will address the integration and expansion of 5G and other emerging technologies; adaptation to a “new normal,” such as teleworking and reentry; and how leaders and businesses can use mission software factories to their advantage.
Tom Afferton, Northrop Grumman VP, will moderate the panel. Hanley will be joined by Susie Adams, chief technology officer with Microsoft Corporation; Paul Girardi, assistant vice president of Cybersecurity with AT&T Public Sector.
The panel will also feature David Egts, chief technologist with Red Hat, and Zecharia Kahn, acting IT operations director with U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID). The event will host Michael Mestrovich, principal deputy chief information officer for the U.S. Department of State (DoS), who will serve as a keynote speaker.
Register for Potomac Officers Club’s Secure IT Modernization in Today’s Environment Virtual event to learn more about how to evolve and adapt quickly in crisis to ensure global accessibility and connectivity.