Cyber DFAR Summit

"How FAR/DFAR are we with NIST 800-171?"

7 December 2016

Annapolis Junction, MD


Wednesday, December 7, 2016


  • Perri Nejib, Co-Chair, NDIA Cyber Division; Fellow, Northrop Grumman Corporation

Cyber Security Challenges - Protecting DoD's Unclassified Information

  • Mary Thomas, Program Analyst for the Director of Defense Procurement and Acquisition Policy (DPAP), Office of the Under Secretary of Defense (Acquisition, Technology and Logistics)
  • Melinda Reed, Deputy Director for Program Protection Assistant Secretary Of Defense, Research and Engineering (ASD(R&E))

Controlled Unclassified Information Program

  • Dr. Patrick Viscuso, Associate Director, Controlled Unclassified Information, Information Security Oversight Office

MDA/Defense Industrial Base Effort: Data and the Supply Chain
Moderator: Tim Powell, Senior Program Manager, Information Security, Northrop Grumman Corporation

  • Diane Knight, Executive Staff, Director for Acquisition, HQ, Missile Defense Agency
  • Bill Botke, Missiles and Fire Control Information Security Officer and Privacy Lead, Lockheed Martin Corporation
  • David Brink, Program Protection & Security Manager, The Boeing Company
  • Grant Jewell, Director of Information Security, NGMS Sector Information Security Officer, Northrop Grumman Corporation
  • John Karp, Manager, Corporate IT Security, Raytheon Company

Small Business Administration Update

  • Major Clark, Assistant Chief Counsel at the Office of Advocacy, Small Business Administration

Medium Sized Business Experience - Lessons Learned

  • Corey Averitt, Director, IT Department/ISSM, Davidson Technologies, Inc.

Small Business Experience - Lessons Learned

  • Steve Gleason, Cybersecurity and IT Director, Micro Craft, Inc.

Bidding on Government Contracts: Compliance With the DFARS Cyber Rule
Moderator: Rolando Sanchez, Owner, R.R. Sanchez, PLLC