Panelists & Keynote Speakers



  • Peter A. Bloniarz, Ph.D.

    Peter A. Bloniarz, Ph.D.

    Executive Director and Senior Policy Advisor for NYS Governor Andrew Cuomo’s Cyber Security Advisory Board



  • Stephen Dennis

    Stephen Dennis

    Data Analytics Engine Director,
    Homeland Security Advanced Research Projects Agency (HSARPA)
    Science & Technology Directorate,
    US Department of Homeland Security


  • Gregory Glass, PhD

    Gregory Glass, PhD

    Professor, EPI and Liberal Arts and Sciences, Geography
    University of Florida


  • Craig Gordon, PhD

    Craig Gordon, PhD

    Principal Investigator/National Infrastructure Simulation and Analysis Center,
    Office of Cyber and Infrastructure Analysis
    US Department of Homeland Security


  • Haden Land

    Haden Land

    Recently retired Vice President of Research and Technology for Lockheed Martin's Information Systems and Global Solution


  • Patrick Meier, PhD

    Patrick Meier, PhD

    International Consultant
    iRevolutions


  • Joseph Nimmich

    Joseph Nimmich

    Deputy Administrator
    Federal Emergency Management Agency


  • Nancy Nurthen, MD, MSPH

    Nancy Nurthen, MPH

    Director, Fusion Division, Office of Emergency Management,
    Assistant Secretary for Preparedness and Response, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services


  • Beth Plale, PhD

    Beth Plale, PhD

    Professor, Department of Informatics and Computing
    Indiana University


  • Jonathan Porter

    Jonathan Porter

    Vice President for Innovation
    AccuWeather


  • Mohan Ramamurthy, Ph.D.

    Mohan Ramamurthy, PhD

    Director, Unidata
    University Corporation for Atmospheric Research