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Upcoming Events

You can see the following events and more on our calendar.

RPE-012: The Finches Across the Islands

July - September, 2020

This competition pits two sides of the 'room' against each other on offense versus defense. We are looking for both attackers and defenders to answer a series of questions.

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Tech Talk Series: From Threat to Mission Enabler: Designing Secure Smartphones for Government Use

July 9, 2020

This talk will look at some of the disregarded security issues with common smartphones today, and present an alternative approach that replaces the OEM-controlled OS with a government-controlled version of Android on off-the-shelf phones.

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Investigating with Splunk Workshop

July 14, 2020

This workshop provides users a way to gain experience searching in Splunk to answer specific questions related to an investigation. Users will leave with a better understanding of how Splunk can be used to investigate in their enterprise.

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A National Listening Session

July 14, 2020

The National Conversation Series provided information for organizations to prepare for the upcoming Cybersecurity Maturity Model Certification (CMMC) standard directly from CMMC leaders. The National Listening Session is a town hall that will provide you the ability to advocate your experiences, challenges and provide your input into the process. This is an opportunity for small to medium size organizations and manufacturers to lead and engage with CMMC leaders.

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Cybersecurity for the Healthcare Sector

July 16, 2020

This session will be an all-encompassing event for healthcare, highlighting hospitals, pharma, R&D and insurance and will feature presentations on the new cyber challenges. We’ll explore local and international perspectives and discuss opportunities that the cyber era brings to the healthcare industry.

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Tech Talk Series: 2020 Verizon Data Breach Investigations Report and the Public Sector

July 21, 2020

The Verizon Data Breach Investigations Report (DBIR), now in its thirteenth year, takes a forensic look at all of this breach data, extrapolating trends and breach insights relevant to enterprise across industries. This benchmark report is used by organizations all over the world to understand the breach landscape and to make intelligent security program decisions. Join us as we discuss some of the key findings of the 2020 report and those relevant to the public sector.

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How to Accelerate Your CMMC Compliance Efforts

July 22, 2020

Join Mid-Tier Advocacy on July 22 at noon EST for a FREE webinar on "Rapid Business Transformation - Becoming Agile and Secure Now." This webinar will focus on CMMC compliance efforts and how to be ready sooner rather than later!

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Navigating Cybersecurity Compliance for the Manufacturing Sector

July 23, 2020

The Maryland Innovation & Security Institute (MISI) joins The Maryland Manufacturing Extension Partnership (MD MEP) to tackle questions as they pertain to the manufacturing sector and cybersecurity compliance. The MD MEP is a non-profit organization funded by industry and the State of Maryland that is focused on growing and strengthening Maryland manufacturers.

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The Israel Critical Infrastructure Panel

July 30, 2020

This panel discussion brings together representatives from Israel's leading critical infrastructure organizations, USCYBERCOM and members from the CMMC AB to share their insights on cyber innovation, trends and standards.

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Cyber Conversation & Coffee (C3)

August 6, 2020

Join us for our virtual Cyber Conversation & Coffee (C3) featuring Tom VanNorman from Dragos. Asset management and network visibility are a critical part of everyone’s security plan. What can happen when rogue devices appear on your network? What happens if one of these rogue devices starts sending out malicious traffic? Bring your coffee and join in on the conversation!

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Tech Talk Series: Network Packet Capture & Security Analytics

August 11, 2020

Axellio will discuss their technology for capturing and retaining network packets at line rate with zero packet loss at aggregate speeds up to 100Gbps. This solution is combination of specialized hardware utilizing COTS components and software developed to store the PCAP files for use by on-board or external sensors (i.e., Security Onion).

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The Turing Test Prize Challenge

Summer 2020

In the Summer of 2020, this will be a challenge event where participants develop a stand-alone automated process to interact with a Microsoft Windows machine just as a human user may do with the goal being to fool a human judge who is monitoring target computers via Remote Desktop Protocol (RDP) or Virtual Network Computing (VNC) into thinking a normal user is interacting with that machine and not an automated program or process.

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2020 Department of Defense Artificial Intelligence Symposium and Exposition

September 9 & 10, 2020

The two-day DoD AI Symposium and Exposition will bring together DoD, industry, academia, and across government AI experts and professionals to discuss the Department’s current activities, future direction, challenges, and areas of collaboration with industry and academia that surround the operationalization of AI.

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Planning an Event?

Please complete the form below and email to dpevent@dreamport.tech to submit your request to hold an event at DreamPort. Please keep in mind, priority will be given to events that directly support US Cyber Command requirements and challenge problems.

DreamPort is a mission accelerator, not a conference center.

For space consideration, DreamPort's can host many people with tables, chairs, laptop power, and wireless connectivity.

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