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Cyber Defense Symposium 2012
8:30am - 1:00pm
Santa Clara, CA
Over the past 10 years, the cyber security threat to the world has continued to grow in significance, scale, scope, and sophistication. Protecting the critical information networks that underpin financial markets, power grids, intelligence and defense systems, has become an international priority and crucial to maintaining global security. In an effort to change the game and build stronger and more effective defenses against cyber threats The Government of Israel Economic Mission to the West Coast, Silicom Ventures, the Binational Industrial Research and Development Foundation, Bank Leumi USA, and the Israel Venture Network have organized the Cyber Defense Symposium.
This two day event will feature speakers from the State of California, McAfee, Netflix, NVIDIA, KPMG, Wells Fargo as well as several other innovative Israeli security companies including, SkyBox Security, Dome9, WatchDox, OneID, Endace, and OPSWAT (More information listed below the program on this page).
The event will have 2 parts. The first day (June 4th) will provide a unique opportunity to hear from industry leaders and innovative companies based in the U.S. and Israel, about new technologies and initiatives related to the evolving Cyber Security Space. The second day (June 5th) will focus on business opportunities and discuss common challenges facing the future of the cyber security sphere and possible solutions to those threats.
To view the website for this event please click here.
To view the program for Day 1 - Cyber Defense Symposium please click here.
Day One - Monday, June 4
3975 Freedom Circle, Santa Clara, Ca 95054, USA
· 8:30am - 9:00am
· 9:00am - 9:20am
· 9:20am - 9:40am
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· 11:30am - 12:15pm
· 12:15pm - 1:00pm
Day Two - Tuesday, June 5
Nixon Peabody Offices:
2 Palo Alto Square 2000 El Camino Real, Suite 500, Palo Alto Ca 94306-2106, USA
· 8:30am - 9:00am
· 9:00am - 9:30am
· 9:30am - 10:00am
· 10:00am - 10:30am
· 10:30am - 11:00am
· 11:00am - 11:30am
12:15pm - 1:00pm
Featured Israeli Companies
Dome9 provides an automated cloud security firewall management service to centrally manage cloud security across all servers and clouds. Dome9 supports both virtual machines (in private or public clouds) and dedicated servers. Our key innovation is the secure access lease, which enables a "default-closed" state for all administrative ports, with the ability to securely enable them on-demand for a specific person, time period, and purpose. Dome9 gives service providers and their customers the cloud security they need and require, while providing a profitable value-added service.
OPSWAT solutions solve complex development problems to reduce time and costs for engineering and testing teams. They offer software manageability solutions to streamline technology partnerships between technology solutions and software vendors by enabling seamless compatibility and easy management capabilities. Their multi-scanning solutions deliver anti-malware protection that increases detection rates without sacrificing performance with slow scans. Because no single anti-malware engine can catch every threat, they combine multiple engines to scan simultaneously, to improve the probability of detection.
Established in 2002, CA, Skybox Security is a privately held company with worldwide sales and support teams that serve an international customer base of Global 2000 enterprises and large government agencies. Skybox Security solutions are used in demanding network environments in the world - including medium to large organizations in Financial Services, Telecommunications, Retail, Government, Energy and Utilities, and Defense. Network security and operations teams rely on Skybox Security solutions to prevent cyber threats, reduce risk exposure and demonstrate network compliance with regulations.
WatchDox enables organizations to access, protect and control their critical documents wherever they go: on any tablet, smartphone, or PC, even those beyond the IT department’s control. With WatchDox technology, organizations can collaborate securely with partners, safely adopt bring-your-own-device (BYOD) initiatives, and destroy their documents remotely if a device goes missing. More than 500 enterprises worldwide — including top-10 financial institutions, government agencies, and many of the Fortune 500 – depend on WatchDox solutions.
OneID is the next-generation digital identity service that eliminates the need for multiple user names and passwords. OneID provides an easier and more secure way for users to sign into websites and make payments online-– reducing the friction, fraud and costs associated with authentication and financial transactions.
- Endace provides 100% accurate network visibility solutions for high-speed and ultra-high-speed computer networks as well as EndaceVision, a proprietary visibility application. Endace Network Monitoring and Recording Systems are guaranteed to index, analyse, and record every packet on the wire at speeds up to 100Gbps. They are designed to be deployed from the edge to the core of the network as a common, centrally managed, visibility 'fabric'.
- design credit: Paul Kadzielski