InfraGard San Diego Training & Events

10/29/2021 to 12/31/2021

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9/28/2021 to 10/22/2021

Oct

21

NEW NCMS - INFRAGARD DIB-ISAC ANNUAL 2021 JOINT INDUSTRIAL SECURITY SEMINAR

TIME: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM (PST)

LOCATION: Online Webinar

DETAILS:The Annual Joint Industrial Security Seminar sponsored by the NCMS San Diego Chapter and the newly revitalized InfraGard DIB-ISAC is here to address recent changes to Industrial Security with a knowledge packed day. As a Security Professional, you need to be informed to navigate these new waters. We have a wide range of important topics for industrial security professionals, with an amazing line up of speakers, to include a key-note presentation by former Defense Intelligence Agency Representative to the FBI and the President’s Daily Briefer, Jim Danoy. Other speakers include Jeffrey Smith, NBIS Executive Program Manager addressing NBIS-DISS transition and updates. Attorneys Tod Stephens & Brian Kaveney from Armstrong Teasdale LL addressing Advance Report Writing for Violations, Adverse Information Reports, etc. Katie Timmons, Viasat Training Manager will present Training and Education Programs. NISP Enterprise Mission Assurance Support Service (EMASS) Best Practices and Lessons Learned presented by India Dyson, DCSA Program Manager. Heather Sims, NISSPAC Spokesperson will present NISSPAC Updates and Gus Greene, Acting Director, Critical Technology Protection with a DCSA update.

COST: Free

REGISTRATION: Zoom Webinar - pre-registration required - Zoom access information will be provided in your registration confirmation.

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9/28/2021 to 10/29/2021

Oct

28

NEW INFRAGARD SAN DIEGO’S 2ND ANNUAL LAW ENFORCEMENT LEADERS’ SUMMIT

TIME: 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM

LOCATION: Online Webinar

AUDIENCE: Restricted to InfraGard members and law enforcement/first responders/military.

DETAILS:InfraGard San Diego presents its 2nd Annual Law Enforcement Leaders’ Summit with the leaders of the San Diego Police Department, Carlsbad Police Department, San Diego County Sheriff’s Department, and the FBI San Diego Field Office. 2020 represented one of the most tumultuous years in modern history for public safety and policing, from widespread protests and violent riots to general civil unrest and the COVID-19 pandemic. Over one year later, our leaders will discuss ways in which the policing climate, procedures and strategies have evolved, address the greatest challenges and threats facing law enforcement and public safety, and identify their goals and initiatives for a safer San Diego. The panel will also address trends in violent and other criminal activity and advise how the private sector can help with reporting suspicious activity.

Our distinguished panel includes:

  • Sheriff Bill Gore, San Diego County Sheriff’s Department
  • Chief David Nisleit, San Diego Police Department
  • Special Agent in Charge Suzanne Turner, FBI San Diego
  • Chief Mickey Williams, Carlsbad Police Department
  • Moderator: Sandy Moul, President Emeritus, InfraGard San Diego

COST: Free

REGISTRATION: Please refer to your weekly InfraGard San Diego newsletter for registration information. Zoom Webinar - pre-registration required - Zoom access information will be provided in your registration confirmation.

POC: Sandy Moul, InfraGard San Diego


10/18/2021 to 11/18/2021

Nov

17

NEW NAVIGATING THE SUPPLY CHAIN GAUNTLET: AWARENESS, CHALLENGES & SOLUTIONS

TIME: 10:00am - 11:00am

LOCATION: Webinar followed by audience Q & A

AUDIENCE: InfraGard members and future members (i.e.: guests) welcome

DETAILS:Please join InfraGard San Diego as it hosts Philip Palin, former Supply Chain Resilience subject-matter-expert with the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine, Department of Homeland Security, FEMA, and several states and cities, as well as author of Out of the Whirlwind: Supply and Demand After Hurricane Maria and He Looks at the Earth: Catastrophe, Recovery, and the Cascadia Earthquake. He has researched and engaged a wide range of extreme events including the 2011 Triple Disaster in Japan, Superstorm Sandy in 2012, Hurricane Haiyan (Yolanda) in 2013, Hurricanes Harvey, Irma, and Maria, etc., and recently COVID-19 pandemic response and preparedness for flows of food and medical goods. He works with public and private sector leaders to prepare for and respond to complex wide-area catastrophic events involving dense populations. Joining Mr. Palin is Robert Mielish, San Diego’s Protective Security Advisor at the U.S. Department of Homeland Security where he facilitates information sharing amongst public and private sector critical infrastructure partners. Robert also coordinates and conducts training related to the protection of critical infrastructure both physical and cyber. He organizes and conducts a variety of complex studies and assessments that seek to understand critical infrastructure, its dependencies and interdependencies, its “points of failure.” Robert also provides options that owners and operators of critical infrastructure can leverage to improve their security and resiliency.

REGISTRATION: Please refer to your weekly InfraGard San Diego newsletter for registration information. Zoom Webinar - pre-registration required - Zoom access information will be provided in your registration confirmation.

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3/19/2021 to 4/8/2021

Apr

7

NEW COMBATING THE DARK AND WICKED WORLD OF CRIMES AGAINST CHILDREN: A MEMORIAL PRESENTATION HONORING FALLEN FBI AGENTS ALFIN AND SCHWARTZENBERGER
***Presented by InfraGard San Francisco and InfraGard San Diego***

TIME: 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

LOCATION: Online Webinar

AUDIENCE: The webinar is open to both InfraGard members and non-members.

DETAILS:On February 2, 2021, two members of the FBI family tragically lost their lives in service to the most noble pursuit - protecting America’s children. Special Agents Daniel Alfin and Laura Schwartzenberger were shot and killed in the line of duty while executing a search warrant in Sunrise, Florida. It was a devastating day for the FBI, InfraGard, and the nation these dedicated agents worked tirelessly to defend. InfraGard San Francisco and InfraGard San Diego invite you to join our special memorial presentation on crimes against children, which honors the life’s work of Special Agents Alfin and Schwartzenberger and their heroic efforts to protect America’s most vulnerable population.

Every year, thousands of children become victims of crimes - whether it’s through abductions, contact offenses, sexual exploitation, trafficking, or online predation. Our program will feature a series of lightning talks from FBI speakers and other experts on the front lines of combating crimes against children, along with the compelling real-life story of a child trafficking victim. As InfraGard members, parents, grandparents, mentors and more, we will gain a deeper understanding of crimes against children, and how we can do our part to protect those who need it most. The webinar speakers will include:

  • Special Agent in Charge George Piro, FBI Miami Field Office
  • Unit Chief Jordan Hadfield, Child Exploitation Unit, FBI HQ
  • Supervisory Special Agent Leslie Adamczyk, Child Abduction Rapid Deployment Unit, FBI HQ
  • Supervisory Special Agent Matthew Fowler, Crimes Against Children Unit, Behavioral Analysis Unit, FBI Quantico
  • Unit Chief Catherine Connell, Child Victim Services Unit, FBI HQ
  • A Victim’s Story: Suamhirs Piraino-Guzman
  • John F. Clark, President and CEO, National Center for Missing and Exploited Children
  • Special Agent Ed Cabral, FBI San Diego Field Office
  • Mandy Griffith, Assistant U.S. Attorney, Southern District of California

COST: Free

SUGGESTED DONATIONS: Special Agents Alfin and Schwartzenberger faithfully kept watch over America’s children - InfraGard San Francisco and InfraGard San Diego now ask for your help in looking out for their families. We highly encourage and accept charitable donations, which will be given to the Dan and Laura Memorial Fund to support their loved ones as they carry forth a proud legacy of fidelity, bravery and integrity. Suggested donation is $25 and up, but you may donate any amount you choose. Webinar attendance is not required to make a donation.

  • Donate Online Now: www.infragardsd.org/danandlaura
  • Donate via check: Make checks payable to “Dan and Laura Memorial Fund” and mail to: Dan and Laura Memorial Fund, P.O. Box 824093, Pembroke Pines, FL 33082

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2/24/2021 to 4/14/2021

Apr

13

NEW CYBER-ENABLED FINANCIAL CRIMES: THE NEXT FRONTIER - A SPECIAL PRESENTATION OF THE U.S. SECRET SERVICE

TIME: 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM

LOCATION: Online Webinar

AUDIENCE: This webinar is open to InfraGard members only.

DETAILS:As a result of the convergence of the Internet and advanced technologies, both the quantity and sophistication of cyber-enabled financial crimes targeting and exploiting the U.S. financial service sector, modern payment systems, and private institutions have significantly increased. Join us as the Secret Service provides insights into this growing trend and discusses their whole-of-community strategies to detect, deter, and disrupt criminals from using the cyber domain as a “safe haven” from which to launch attacks against the nation’s financial infrastructure. Secret Service representatives from the Cyber-Fraud Threat Intelligence Unit, Financial Crimes Enforcement Network (FinCEN), and San Diego Cyber Fraud Task Force will cover evolving threat vectors, including the monetization of fraud schemes such as business email compromise, and the illicit use of cryptocurrency as payment or a money laundering mechanism.

COST: Free

REGISTRATION: Please refer to your weekly InfraGard San Diego newsletter for registration information.


1/8/2021 to 1/30/2021

Jan

29

NEW THE SOLARWINDS CYBER ATTACK: SUPPLY CHAIN THREATS & PRIVATE SECTOR IMPACTS

TIME: 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM

LOCATION: Online Webinar

AUDIENCE: Restricted to InfraGard members only.

DETAILS:Join InfraGard San Diego to receive a timely update directly from law enforcement and private sector experts regarding the SolarWinds Orion cyber attack, which has affected approximately 18,000 public and private sector customers. According to a joint statement from the FBI, NSA, ODNI and CISA, an advanced persistent threat actor, likely Russian in origin, is responsible for most or all of the ongoing cyber compromises of both government and non-governmental networks. Speakers will discuss critically important information about the SolarWinds Orion supply chain attack - one of the most significant in history - and what businesses can do in response. Following the one-hour briefing, InfraGard members will have an opportunity for a 30-minute live Q&A. Confirmed speakers include:

  • Supervisory Special Agent Nick Arico, National Security Cyber Division, FBI San Diego
  • Justine Phillips, Partner and Cyber Attorney, Data Privacy & Security Practice, Sheppard Mullin and Vice President, InfraGard San Diego
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      COST: Free

      REGISTRATION: Please refer to your weekly InfraGard newsletter.

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9/4/2020 to 9/30/2020

Sep

29

NEW 2020 CMMC PREPAREDNESS: AN ESSENTIAL GUIDE FOR CLEARED DEFENSE CONTRACTORS

TIME: 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM

LOCATION: Online Webinar

AUDIENCE: Open to InfraGard members and non-members. Defense Contractor C-Suite, CISO, IT, FSO, AFSO are highly encouraged to attend.

DETAILS:Join us as we discuss the 2020 implementation, assessment and certification process for the Cybersecurity Maturity Model Certification (CMMC) Version 1.0. This panel discussion will focus on CMMC for small and medium sized businesses. We will provide an overview of CMMC and what it means for you. We will discuss how to prepare for the audit and certification process, avoiding the appeals process by getting it right the first time, etc. There will be a specific focus on the top five things you can do now to prepare and the top three business drivers that will reward those who start preparing now instead of waiting for the CMMC to be finalized. We will talk through the ins and outs of the CMMC criteria developed from years of street knowledge by working with the base standards. Speakers will include Alex Sharpe, Principal at Sharpe Management Consulting LLC, a 30 year veteran Cybersecurity and Digital Transformation expert, Bob Ashcraft, CEO of CMMC-Solutions and currently working on CMMC readiness with a Prime CDC, John Callahan, Co-Director of the San Diego State University Cyber Tech Academy and Chief Technology Officer for Partnership Solutions International (PSI), Rusty Sailors, CEO of Protecting Tomorrow, etc.

COST: Free

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9/28/2020 to 10/2/2020

Oct

1

NEW ASIS SAN DIEGO CHAPTER MEETING: MITIGATING UNDERLYING THREATS IN ELECTIONS

TIME: 11:30 AM - 1:00 PM

LOCATION: Online Webinar

AUDIENCE: InfraGard members

DETAILS:Please join ASIS San Diego for our next event in our New Normal Virtual Education series: Mitigating Underlying Threats in Elections. Much has been discussed about the security of our upcoming elections. Security professionals at all levels of government have long planned for and implemented procedures to thwart nefarious people and organizations who want to sow distrust and chaos into the basis of our democracy. What are those risks and threats? What tactics and strategies are in place by those we trust to keep our elections safe?

Join us in welcoming Special Agent Erin Phan as our featured speaker in ASIS San Diego’s upcoming event. Special Agent Phan coordinates all FBI activities related to protecting the upcoming elections in San Diego County. She speaks with authority like few can and will take us behind the scenes in how the FBI mitigates these underlying threats. Rosa Rascon from the San Diego Registrar of Voters office will also join us to speak to the mechanics and procedures in place to protect each vote. Ms. Rascon will share the built-in layers of protection in the process, from the polls to the secure tabulation building and then on to the California Secretary of State. She will also cover the changes in place this election cycle due to the coronavirus.

COST: Free

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9/28/2020 to 11/6/2020

Nov

5

NEW PCI Expert Summit

TIME: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

LOCATION: Online Webinar

AUDIENCE: InfraGard members, anyone who handles payment card data, Managers, Directors, and C-Level technology, cybersecurity, and compliance executives.

DETAILS:If your organization accepts or processes credit card payments, then PCI compliance applies to you. Join professionals within the Payment Card Industry (PCI) at the annual PCI Expert Summit, hosted by RSI Security. This is a one-day educational and networking event offering insights about how to get started with and achieve PCI compliance. CPE credits offered for attendees. The summit will feature sessions from the foremost experts in PCI data security standards, specialized breakouts, virtual networking, attendee messaging, and a virtual expo with innovators and leaders.

COST: Free

REGISTRATION NOTE: On the Tickets page, enter the Promo Code PCI2020INFRAGARD for a free pass.

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10/24/2019 to 12/4/2019

Dec

8

NEW INFRAGARD SAN DIEGO’S 5th ANNUAL HOLIDAY PARTY at SEAWORLD

TIME:5:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m..

LOCATION: SeaWorld San Diego

AUDIENCE: InfraGard members and their guests.

DETAILS:InfraGard San Diego proudly presents our 5th annual holiday party at SeaWorld. Celebrate the season with friends and colleagues with a private dinner and reception at SeaWorld’s Aquaria World of Fishes and Tide Pools. Arrive early to experience SeaWorld’s Christmas Celebration as the park transforms into a beautiful winter wonderland with a sea of lighted trees, stunning live shows, seasonal shopping, and festive food and drinks. InfraGard members are welcome to bring family and guests. InfraGard San Diego will also present our annual awards.

YOUR TICKET INCLUDES THE FOLLOWING:

  • General parking
  • One hour of free admission to SeaWorld from 5:00 – 6:00 p.m.
  • Private reception and three-course dinner at Aquaria World of Fishes & Tide Pools (5:45 – 9 p.m.)
  • One drink ticket
  • Exclusive SeaWorld holiday ornament

COST: $60

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1/16/2020 to 1/31/2020

Jan

30

NEW ASIS SAN DIEGO CHAPTER MEETING

TIME: 11 a.m. – 1 p.m.

LOCATION: Admiral Baker Country Club, 2400 Admiral Baker Rd., San Diego, CA 92124

AUDIENCE:

DETAILS:Join the new board of ASIS San Diego for an informal meet and greet to discuss your areas of interest for this year! Lunch will be provided. 2020 brings many challenges for security professionals – cyber-attacks on infrastructure, unmanned aerial systems with their opportunities and challenges, a new paradigm in privacy, and a host of other considerations. The goal and commitment of the new board is to provide high quality, fact-based informational programs tailored to your interests and concerns, along with actionable information you can use to meet your company’s security needs. Following introductions, swearing-in and general announcements, we will move to small group discussions.

COST: Complimentary for members and recent past members. Lunch will be provided.

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2/14/2020 to 2/20/2020

Feb

19

NEW RSI SECURITY WEBINAR: Cybersecurity Maturity Model Certification (CMMC) in a Nutshell

TIME: 11:30 a.m.

LOCATION: ** Webinar **

AUDIENCE: InfraGard members; Anyone who works with the Department of Defense; Managers, Directors, and C-Level technology, cybersecurity, and compliance executives.

SUMMARY:If you’re a contractor or vendor working with the U.S. government or Department of Defense (DoD), the Cybersecurity Maturity Model Certification (CMMC) will be affecting you soon. RSI Security is hosting an upcoming webinar that will wrap up all the important aspects of CMMC into a single 35-minute presentation. We’ll cover things like CMMC access controls, certification levels, and the road to certification. The last 15 minutes will be a live Q&A with RSI Security compliance expert Kristina Vevia. All attendees will receive one (1) Continuing Professional Education (CPE) credit.

COST: No cost

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2/11/2020 to 2/26/2020

Feb

25

NEW ASIS SAN DIEGO CHAPTER MEETING—NEXT GEN ROBOTICS IN PHYSICAL SECURITY

TIME: 11 a.m. – 1 p.m.

LOCATION: Admiral Baker Country Club, 2400 Admiral Baker Rd., San Diego, CA 92124

AUDIENCE:

PRESENTATION:We exist in a world where terrorist activities, active shooter engagements, drone interventions and cyber intrusions are part of our national dialogue. Security managers and leadership of critical infrastructure and high-profile facilities are looking for new ways to extend physical security capabilities, develop layered defenses, respond to multi-format threats and develop situational awareness more rapidly and accurately. Many answers can be found in “robots” or Unmanned Ground Vehicles (UGVs) as they are generally known, as well as autonomous system software, artificial intelligence capability and cyber-threat detection and mitigation. Join ASIS San Diego as we explore the possibilities for adding automated mobile security systems to existing security infrastructure.

COST: $25.00 ASIS International Member, $35.00 Non-Member, $20.00 Students, $25.00 Infragard Members

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1/16/2020 to 3/1/2020

Feb

28

NEW CYBER2030: INFRAGARD SAN DIEGO’S 6TH ANNUAL CYBER FUTURIST SYMPOSIUM
*** SPECIAL THANKS TO OUR PRESENTING SPONSOR: THE CHERTOFF GROUP ***

TIME: 8 a.m. – 12 p.m.

LOCATION: Provided upon registration

AUDIENCE:

OVERVIEW::The Big Bang: Data Privacy in Cyberspace
The Internet has created an expansive universe of personal information about our identities, which when analyzed, can predict our behavior and preferences. Laws require businesses to safeguard personal information, and consequences for non-compliance are undergoing a sea change at the levels of law, policy and technology. The black hole of the data privacy conundrum is one of the greatest issues of our time. Will emerging technologies such as artificial intelligence and quantum computing be our North Star and change how personal data is collected and analyzed? Will growing pressures with nation-state adversaries drive organizations to harden their digital defenses? Join us as we explore these issues and more.

KEYNOTE SPEAKER: Michael Chertoff

  • Secretary, U.S. Dept. of Homeland Security (2005 – 2009)
  • Author, Exploding Data: Reclaiming Our Cyber Security in the Digital Age
  • Co-Founder and Executive Chairman, The Chertoff Group

SPEAKERS AND PANELISTS

  • Rob Walker, Executive Director, Homeland Security Experts Group and former Executive Director, The Aspen Security Forum
  • Justine Phillips, Partner, Data Privacy & Security Practice, Sheppard Mullin
  • Brad Lunn, Managing Director-Strategic Financing, General Atomics Aeronautical Systems
  • Jason Callahan, Chief Information Security Officer, Illumina
  • Akshay Pottathil, President, Intelligence Research Institute, and Director, San Diego State University’s Center for Information Convergence and Strategy

COST: $15 for InfraGard members. $25 for non-members. $15 for law enforcement, fire and active duty military registering with a valid government e-mail address.

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6/23/2020 to 6/26/2020

Jun

25

NEW Thermal Imaging: Facts & Fiction

TIME: 11:30 a.m. – 1 p.m.

LOCATION: ONLINE

AUDIENCE:

PRESENTATION:ASIS San Diego is pleased to announce our next event in our New Normal Virtual Education series, Thermal Imaging: Facts & Fiction. Join our online discussion regarding the use of thermal technology to evaluate skin temperatures and how it may impact employees and visitors. Learn what thermal is, what it can do and what not to expect from it.

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