TechNet Augusta 2019 Sponsorship and Branding Opportunities


AFCEA has developed an enhanced sponsorship program that will offer maximum visibility to those who participate! What better way to make sure you stand out and increase your exposure at this foremost event in which industry leaders can learn about military requirements and connect with decision makers and operators, where senior military and government officials can gain feedback, and where industry thought leaders will discuss and demonstrate solutions. Sponsorship opportunities are offered at several investment levels, ensuring your ability to participate.

Browse available options below, or jump to specific categories: Patron Packages, Individual Sponsorships, Branding Opportunities.

Monday, August 19, 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM

  • Room: Lamar A
Approved for 1 CompTIA CEU: A+, Network+, Security+, Cloud+, CySA+, CASP, PenTest+, & Linux+; 1 CertNexus CFR CEC; 1 GIAC CPE Just like the Cloud, most people may not have heard of the Internet of Things (IoT). However, they will, and they continue to fuel the ever-expanding landscape of the devices and services, while not even realizing it. As this occurs, the Internet of Things (IoT) population of endpoints and data continues to rapidly grow accordingly. How does that impact Cyber Electromagnetic Activities (CEMA)?  In this session, we will discuss:   Overview of IoT Capabilities as well as current and future trends Mapping of trends/implementations... ...read more...
Speaker(s)
Speaker (confirmed)
Stephen Scarborough
IntelliGenesis, LLC
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    Tuesday, August 20, 11:30 AM - 12:30 PM

    • Room: Lamar B/C
    The Army's tactical network modernization strategy is focused on delivering a resilient, unified network that can help prepare our forces to fight and win against any adversary, in the most challenging contested and congested electromagnetic spectrum and cyber environments. The Network Cross Functional Team (CFT) and Program Executive Office for Command, Control, Communications (PEO C3T) will discuss how the Integrated Tactical Network balances network resiliency and information dominance through an integrated, multi-path system of systems approach.  Objectives: After completing this session, attendees will have a greater understanding of the Integrated Tactical Network and how the Army is building tactical network resiliency. Understand... ...read more...
    Speaker(s)
    Speaker (invited)
    COL Garth Winterle, USA
    Project Manager Tactical Radios
    PEO C3T
    Speaker (confirmed)
    COL Curtis Nowak, USA
    Lead, Integrated Tactical Network
    Network Cross-Functional Team
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      Tuesday, August 20, 3:15 PM - 4:15 PM

      • Room: Lamar A
      Approved for 1 CompTIA CEU: A+, Network+, Security+, Cloud+, CySA+, CASP, PenTest+, & Linux+; 1 CertNexus CFR CEC; 1 GIAC CPE Objective:  To relate the vision and pillars of the 2018 National Cyber Security Strategy and their dependence on the security of our supply chain.  The audience should walk away with an idea of how the government and some industry members are addressing the vision, responses, and impacts.  This panel discussion should raise awareness of security risks as the government and industry work together on future acquisitions. The Sept 2018 National Cyber Security Strategy is changing our national vision regarding Supply Chain... ...read more...
      Speaker(s)
      Moderator (confirmed)
      Lisa Smiley
      Director of Enterprise OEM Development
      Walker and Associates, Inc.
      Panelist (confirmed)
      LTG Rhett Hernandez, USA (Ret.)
      West Point Cyber Chair
      Army Cyber Institute
      Panelist (confirmed)
      Linda Hutchinson
      NA Partner and Inside Sales Leader
      Ciena
      Panelist (confirmed)
      Brad Minnis
      Senior Director of Environmental, Health, Safety, & Security
      Juniper Networks, Inc.
      Panelist (confirmed)
      Jodi Schatz
      Chief Product Officer
      SafeNet AT
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        Wednesday, August 21, 8:00 AM - 9:00 AM

        • Room: Lamar A
        Approved for 1 GIAC CPE Students should come away from this course with an understanding of the major successes and challenges associated with Artificial Intelligence (AI) and Machine Learning (ML) to include understanding the differences and relationship of each to the other and the cyber security skillset requirements for AI or MI integration.  The presentation will address some of the major success and challenges associated with AI and MI along with the tools and system integration aspects for Cyber Security and Network Operational roles:    An overview on AI and ML, the differences and relationship between each other.  Emphasis will be on the differences... ...read more...
        Speaker(s)
        Speaker (confirmed)
        Mark Snyder
        Senior Security Specialist
        Juniper Networks
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          Wednesday, August 21, 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

          • Room: Lamar A
          Approved for 1 CompTIA CEU: A+, Network+, Security+, Cloud+, CySA+, CASP, PenTest+, & Linux+; 1 CertNexus CFR CEC; 1 GIAC CPE Because it can be so lucrative, malware has emerged as a favorite of attackers who have turned cybercrime into a big-money endeavor. Learn how threat actors are targeting organizations with frightening effectiveness by researching their human targets before launching a malware attack. Once the victim is chosen and the malware deployed, the threat actor remains connected, lurking on victims' computers until they can grab banking details, credit card data, and other sensitive information. This session shows how attackers know their... ...read more...
          Speaker(s)
          Speaker (confirmed)
          Sherrod DeGrippo
          Senior Director, Threat Research and Detection
          Proofpoint
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            Wednesday, August 21, 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM

            • Room: Nelson Hall Studio B/Fort Gordon
            Event Organizer: PEO STRI, AECOM and AFCEA International Event Theme:  ADVANCING CYBER TRAINING: An Evolution from 'Classic' Cyber Training to delivering a Secure and Live, Virtual & Constructive (LVC) Training Environment for Cyber Mission Forces Description: The intent of this classified conference is to focus on select critical needs for enhancing CYBERCOM and subordinate organization capabilities to identify and mitigate threats while advancing Cyber Warrior skills and readiness.  Our objective is to assist Army Acquisition Senior Leaders in thinking through the cyber “challenge” and provide innovative insights into how these challenges may be addressed.  We will move beyond the potential implications of delivering a... ...read more...

              Thursday, August 22, 1:00 PM - 3:15 PM

              • Room: Oglethorpe Ballroom A-E
              Each PEO will provide a 20-25 minute update of their respective role and responsibilities followed by 5-10 minutes of Q&A; 15 minute break after first two sessions....
              Speaker(s)
              Speaker (confirmed)
              MG David G. Bassett, USA
              Program Executive Officer
              Program Executive Office Command, Control, Communications-Tactical (PEO C3T)
              Speaker (confirmed)
              Timothy "Tim" Bishop
              Deputy Program Executive Officer
              Program Executive Office Simulation, Training and Instrumention (PEO STRI)
              Speaker (confirmed)
              Brendan Burke
              Deputy Program Executive Officer
              Program Executive Office Enterprise Information Systems (PEO EIS)
              Speaker (confirmed)
              BG Robert M. Collins, USA
              Program Executive Officer
              Program Executive Office Intelligence, Electronic Warfare and Sensors (PEO IEW&S)
              Host
              Col Mike Warlick, USMC (Ret.)
              Vice President
              AFCEA International

                Thursday, August 22, 5:00 PM - 6:00 PM

                • Room: Riverwalk Hallway

                  Friday, August 23, 8:00 AM - 10:15 AM