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How to Increase Cybersecurity and Return on Investment of Existing PIV Infrastructure for Cross-Agency Encryption Webinar.

How to Increase Cybersecurity and Return on Investment of Existing PIV Infrastructure for Cross-Agency Encryption Webinar.

June 30th, 2020 2:00pm EST   Virtual, ON24

This webinar will explore the barriers and shortfalls of wide scale adoption of PIV encryption between federal agencies and the challenges they face when adhering to OMB directive M-19-17.

The subject matter expert panelists 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. 
  • Sam Andoni
    Sam Andoni
    Founder & President, Zeva Inc.

    For the past 30 years, Andoni has forged an illustrious career as an industry-leading technologist. He is an established thought leader, having obtained multiple U.S. patents and is regularly published in major media outlets, including Forbes Magazine. Andoni’s leadership and advanced technical skills have formed the backbone of Zeva Inc. and its ability to produce cutting-edge encryption technologies that solve previously unsolvable problems for its clients. During his Ph.D. studies in Information Security, Andoni was recruited by Microsoft where he obtained a senior position and became an industry-recognized expert in the fields of Security and Identity Management. This expertise proved instrumental for Andoni when he founded Zeva Inc. in 2005. Andoni holds a Bachelor’s degree in Mathematics from Bethlehem University, and a Master’s degree in Computer Science from American University in Washington D.C. Additionally, Andoni has obtained the following industry certificates: CNE, MCSE, MCT, CCNA, CCDA, CISSP, and CISM. When Andoni is not building cryptography and security solutions for his clients, he enjoys spending time with his wife and three children.

  • Chris Edwards
    Chris Edwards
    Chief Technical Officer, Intercede

    Chris initiated the design of Intercede’s MyID product and retains overall responsibility for its architecture and technology. He was instrumental in making MyID the first electronic personalisation system to achieve FIPS 201 accreditation and has substantial experience of working on US and global government and commercial security projects.  Chris is directly responsible for Intercede’s Research & Development team, with a special interest in mobile identities, IoT and credential convergence.

  • Mike Horkey
    Mike Horkey
    Founder & CEO, Tru-Concepts LLC

    Mike Horkey is a 30+ year industry veteran, who’s primary experience is in the security, privacy and electronic payments solutions market, with a heavy focus in the identity management, access management and e-wallet sectors. Positions have included a mix of start-ups, Big 4 consultants, systems integrators, security products/services providers, e-payments providers and government agencies. Through working with these companies, he has had an opportunity to create unique solutions for the SMB, mid-market and large companies, across all global regions and vertical markets. He is currently focused on acting as a consultant, creating conceptual architectures for clients which draw individual products/services from a large-scale, pre-integrated solution made up of industry leading products and services, then customizing the solution to account for the unique needs of each client. This approach allows Mike to create long-term, open ended partnerships with each client, culminating in his primary objective of becoming a Trusted Adviser to those clients.

  • Kyle Neuman
    Kyle Neuman
    Managing Director, SAFE Identity

    Kyle's career as a visionary cryptography engineer has positioned him well to lead our talented, results-driven team. By providing comprehensive, integrated cryptographic security solutions, Kyle's overseen security solution development that has driven real ROI for the health community. Kyle's leadership assures the tech-savvy specialists at SAFE Identity are collaborative and dedicated to improving security through flawless execution and a practical approach. His vision for leading system design, engineering, FPKI policy, NIST standards, project management for I.T. security, software development, and system implementation projects has given him the experience to guide the future of SAFE Identity. Kyle has experience leading Federal and commercial programs, applying expertise in PKI and Federal I.T. Security disciplines. Kyle continues to actively develop new and existing technical standards on public-key cryptography, blockchain cryptography, key management, and multi-factor authentication. His experience spans the enablement of these technologies across government and private sectors. Kyle also specializes in the use of Public Key Infrastructure in high assurance digital signature technologies (code, document and email signing with Long Term Validation) as well as key management, key escrow, data recovery, and encryption. Kyle holds a Bachelor of Science degree from Salisbury University in Salisbury, MD. He is currently enrolled in the Master’s Program in Information Technology at the University of Maryland, University College.

  • Jeff Nigriny
    Jeff Nigriny
    President & Founder, Certipath

    As the founder and President of CertiPath, Jeff is committed to helping government and commercial customers reduce the cost and increase the reliability and scalability of identity assurance associated with even the most massive projects. His efforts focus on overcoming the core challenges of identity and access management. He has invented commonly used identity technology, helped to write Federal identity policy and authored Virginia’s digital identity law. His success has earned him recognition as one the industry’s leading visionaries for solutions and services in the areas of electronic physical access, enterprise security, risk mitigation and security system design.

  • 2:00pm - 2:05pm EST

    Opening Comments

  • 2:05pm - 2:15pm EST

    Speaker: Jeff Nigriny

  • 2:15pm - 2:25pm EST

    Speaker: Kyle Neuman

  • 2:25pm - 2:35pm EST

    Speaker: Chris Edwards

  • 2:35pm - 2:55pm EST

    Speaker: Sam Andoni

  • 2:55pm - 3:00pm EST

    Closing Comments

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