Nationally Recognized and Distinguished Keynote Speakers



  • Haden Land

    Haden Land

    Recently retired Vice President of Research and Technology for Lockheed Martin's Information Systems and Global Solutions – one of the largest defense, and technology companies in the world; oversaw all technologies at Lockheed Martin including cybersecurity, public security and defense related innovations


  • Stephen Dennis

    Stephen Dennis

    Data Analytics Engine Director at the US Department of Homeland Security Science & Technology Directorate; leads the development of cutting-edge research, new technologies and capabilities and threat and risk assessments


  • Joseph Nimmich

    Joseph Nimmich

    Nominated by President Obama and confirmed by the US Senate as the Deputy Administrator of the Federal Emergency Management Agency in September 2014; leads the modernization of FEMA’s information technology systems instituting data analytics to enable evidence-based decision making


  • Nancy Nurthen, MD, MSPH

    Nancy Nurthen

    Director, Fusion Division, Office of Emergency Management, Assistant Secretary for Preparedness and Response, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services; leads the integration of internal and external data sources to provide analytical decision support during public health or disaster related emergency response events