KCGC hosts events that promote an understanding of cybersecurity and bring together experts for workshops and meetings. If you work for an organization that would like to co-sponsor an event, feel free to contact the KCGC Events Coordinator.

KCGC Events

2017 Events

  • AU Cyber Connection Faculty Workshop
    July 13, 2017
    KCGC co-organized the "AU Cyber Connection" Faculty Workshop, a seminal one-day event in which faculty across campus shared their cybersecurity-related research and joined a discussion about even more dynamic and robust cross-campus, inter-disciplinary collaboration. The workshop was part of KCGC's ongoing efforts to actively partner with colleagues across AU's campus.
  • Resilient Cybersecurity Operations for Today and Tomorrow
    April 20, 2017
    KCGC co-hosted "Resilient Cybersecurity Operations for Today and Tomorrow" with AT Kearney. The half-day event centered discussion on cybersecurity risk management across the enterprise and the supply chain. A review of some of the key insights drawn from this discussion, including important areas of consensus and debate, are covered in June's KCGC | In Practice "Reality Check - Managing Cybersecurity Risk in the Supply Chain."
    Read more at KCGC | In Practice.
  • Cybersecurity in an Age of Uncertainty: U.S.-Israel Perspectives
    March 20-21, 2017
    KCGC co-sponsored and participated in "Cybersecurity in an Age of Uncertainty: US-Israel Perspectives," a two-day conference exploring cutting-edge US-Israeli cyberpolicy issues, including cyber theft prevention and response.
    Watch the Keynote and the Panel discussions: Morning and Afternoon.
  • Solving Cyber Risk
    February 28, 2017
    KCGC, AIG and Axio co-hosted a workshop on cyber risk featuring discussions on how to evaluate cyber risk exposure, the maturity of cyber defense and response and the financial viability of recovering from an event.
    Read more at KCGC | In Practice.
    Read about the event.
    Watch the workshop.

2016 Events

  • Second Annual Regional Higher Education CIO and CISO Cyber Roundtable
    December 1, 2016
    KCGC and Verizon co-sponsored an event bringing together regional CIOs and CISOs from the higher education sector to discuss cybersecurity program development and strategies for increasing top-level engagement.
    Read more at KCGC | In Practice.
  • U.S. Cybersecurity Commission's September Hearing
    September 19, 2016
    The U.S. Commission on Enhancing National Cybersecurity held its September 2016 field hearing at the American University Washington College of Law, hosted by the Kogod Cybersecurity Governance Center (KCGC).
    View the hearing.
    View the press release.
    View the conference flyer.
  • AU Student Workshop
    September 10, 2016
    The three-hour session, titled "What is Cybersecurity Governance and What Do You Need to Know About It?" featured presentations and discussions led by KCGC Deputy Director Rebekah Lewis, KCGC co-Executive Director Bill DeLone, Kogod Center for Business Communications Director Caron Martinez and American University Chief Information Security Officer Cathy Hubbs. Topics covered included:
    1. Overviews of cybersecurity governance challenges in the private sector.
    2. Categories of cyber risks to organizations.
    3. Discussion of communication gaps and strategies for improvement between IT professionals and corporate management.
    See event proceedings PDF.

2015 Events

  • Institutional Barriers to Cybersecurity Forum
    Tuesday, November 17, 2015
    This event explored how agencies can more effectively use the tools, techniques, and technologies at their disposal to secure mission-critical systems. Experts represented the management, technology, and security industries to examine the institutional barriers to cybersecurity in the public sector and beyond.
  • Cybersecurity Governance for Higher Education CIOs and CISOs
    Wednesday, December 9, 2015
    Co-sponsored with the Office of Information Technology at American University.
  • One Year After the Sony Hack - What's Changed in the Cyber Arena
    Wednesday, October 28, 2015
    This event featured expert panelists from U.S. Cyber Command, SAS, Discovery Communications and Unatek to discuss how business and government should approach corporate cybersecurity.
  • Cyber Enterprise Risk Management Training
    Wednesday, September 2, 2015
    Co-sponsored with Axon Global Services.
  • The Kogod Cybersecurity Governance Center's Ribbon Cutting Ceremony
    Thursday, October 1, 2015
    The ceremony took place at the Kogod School of Business at American University in Washington, D.C.

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