Defense Industrial Base - Critical Infrastructure Protection Conference (DIB-CIP)

"Risk Reduction & Mitigation in the Defense Industrial Base"

26 - 28 April 2010

Philadelphia, PA


Tuesday, April 27, 2010

Keynote Address:

  • The Economic Crisis and Its Impact on the DIB: Defense Industrial Base Forecasts 2010-2020, Mr. James Averell, Economist, DCMA-Industrial Analysis Center

Panel: Cyber Security Critical Infrastructure Protection and Public-Private Partnerships

  • Mr. Steve Lines, Director, Business Continuity and Information Assurance, Science Applications International Corporation (SAIC); DSIE Chairman
  • Mr. Guy Copeland, Vice President of Information Infrastructure Advisory Programs within Computer Science Corporation’s North American Public Sector; CSCSWG Co-Chairman

Panel: Critical Infrastructure Protection Mission Assurance Assessments (MAA)

  • Mr. Steve Turdo, Industrial Specialist, DCMA Lead CIP-MAA Analyst, DCMA-Industrial Analysis Center
  • BG James Hoyer, USA, Director, Joint Staff, WV Army National Guard


Wednesday, April 28, 2010

Industry Keynote Address:

  • Mr. Ed Halibozek, Director of Corporate Security, Northrop Grumman Corporation

Threats to the DIB

  • Ms. Melissa Smislova, Associate Deputy Under Secretary for Analysis (DU/S-A), U.S. Department of Homeland Security

Panel: Interdependencies Risk Management

  • Capt. Walt Smith, Philadelphia Police Department, Homeland Security Division
  • Mr. Lawrence V. Wasnock, Vice President, Human Resources & Ethics Officer, L-3 Communications - Marine & Power Systems
  • Mr. Jake Carson, Program Manager, U.S. Transportation Command
  • Mr. Christopher Reichart, Head, Infrastructure & Networks Analysis & Assessment Branch, Naval Surface Warfare Center-Dahlgren Division, Z32

Panel: DIB Sector Involvement in Recent and Planned Exercises

  • COL Paul Ahern, USA, Director, Response Team, DCMA- Industrial Analysis Center
  • Mr. John Schauffert, Assessments Branch Chief, Force Protection and Mission Assurance Division, U.S. Northern Command,
  • Ms. Nancy Pomerleau, Exercise Director, Partnership Outreach Division, DHS-IP DIB