The Social Security Advisory Board will hold a systems speaker series session on cybersecurity. Two briefings will cover federal cybersecurity initiatives and lessons learned from the public and private sectors.
During the first session from 1:30 – 2:30 pm EST, MITRE’s Dave Powner, former Director of IT Management Issues at the Government Accountability Office, will describe implications of executive branch cybersecurity initiatives and congressional legislation for federal agencies. The presentation will highlight the zero trust model, IT modernization, customer experience, and the Evidence Act.
During the second session, from 2:45 – 4:00 pm EST, Fortinet’s Jim Richberg, former National Intelligence Manager for Cyber in the Office of the Director of National Intelligence, will present on public and private sector cybersecurity challenges, lessons learned from private sector cyber advancements, and the accelerated digital transformation brought on by COVID-19.
The Board's systems speaker series is an ongoing effort to help educate the public about Social Security's IT modernization.
The Board is committed to ensuring all sessions are accessible to the public. Public sessions will be recorded with live closed captioning. To request an accommodation, please email firstname.lastname@example.org. The Board can meet requests more effectively if notice is provided at least three business days before the event.