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Qrius Security and Defense Conference

Game Changing Technologies: The Face and Future of Security - Key Themes: Biometrics, Biodefense and Cybersecurity


Tuesday, March 11, 2014, The New York Hilton Midtown, New York City and Online

Live and online conference attendance is free for industry experts, investors, media and service providers. Conference Conference Conference Conference Conference Conference


Video Coverage from NY Conference Event

5:00 – 5:25PM Silanis Technology


4:30 – 4:55PM Implant Sciences (OTCQB:IMSC)


3:30 – 3:55PM PositiveID Corporation (OTCBB: PSID)


3:00 – 3:25PM Tekcapital, Ltd.


2:00 – 2:55PM Performance and Investing opportunities in Security and Defense Companies

This panel of financial experts examines recent trends on the financial landscape of the industry, the performance of various investment opportunities in the sector, and how to position your company properly for investment and growth.


PANELISTS: SCOTT SACKNOFF, SPADE Indexes; KRIS TUTTLE, Soundview Technology Group; MANISH THAKUR, Hudson Fairfax Group; PHIL AGCAOLI, Cloud Security Alliance


12:30 – 1:00PM Exploring the NIST Cybersecurity Framework and Implementation


12:00 – 12:25PM NXT-ID (OTCQB: NXTD)

Gino Pereira, CEO of NXT-ID, Inc. at March 11th Security Conference New York


11:30 – 11:55AM American Public University System (NASDAQ: APEI)

American Public University System (NASDAQ:APEI) - Dr. Clay Wilson is the Program Director for Cybersecurity


11:00 - 11:25AM Viscount Systems (OTCQB:VSYS)


10:30 – 10:55AM Applied DNA Sciences, Inc. (APDN)


9:35 - 10:25AM Game Changing Technologies: The Face and Future of Security

The technology of authentication, biometrics, biodefense, cyber security, drones, nanotechnology and unmanned aerial vehicles (UAV) is evolving faster than we think. This panel of industry experts discusses the current state of the security and defense industry, and explores where it's headed in 2014 and beyond.

MODERATOR: ROGER CRESSEY, Liberty Group Ventures

PANELISTS: SCOTT GREIPER, Secure Strategy Group; MARTY MARTIN, Crane & Crane Consulting; JANICE KEPHART, The Secure Identity and Biometrics Association (SIBA)

Marty Martin, CEO Crane & Crane Consulting at Security Conference Panel Discussion - Game Changing Technologies


9:20 – 9:35AM Welcome & Opening Remarks

SPEAKER: RICHARD KENDALL, Federal Enforcement Homeland Security Foundation


9:00 - 9:20AM What is the Key to Staying Ahead

Featured Speaker: MICHAEL BALBONI, Former New York State Senator; Founder RedLand Strategies, Inc. Conference

On March 11, 2014 Hear Industry Analysts, Industry Experts and Management of Leading Companies Discuss How Technology is Transforming the Future of Security

Authentication Technology, Biometrics, Biodefense, Cyber Security, Cloud Security, Drones, Nanotechnology & Technology, Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAV) is evolving faster than we think!

This one day event (both live and online) will give investors and industry participants insight as to where to invest and the key trends to pay attention to.

Note the online version of this will have a 20 minute average delay time from the live conference! Conference

Live conference attendance is free for industry experts, investors, media and service providers.


Tuesday, March 11, 2014
The New York Hilton Midtown
1335 Avenue of the Americas, New York, NY 10019

Click here to view the detailed agenda

8:00 – 9:00AMRegistration & Networking
9:00 – 9:20AMWhat is the Key to Staying Ahead?

Featured Speaker: MICHAEL BALBONI, Former New York State Senator; Founder RedLand Strategies, Inc.
9:20 – 9:35AMWelcome & Opening Remarks

SPEAKER: RICHARD KENDALL, Federal Enforcement Homeland Security Foundation
9:35 – 10:25AMGame Changing Technologies: The Face and Future of Security
10:30 – 10:55AMApplied DNA Sciences, Inc. (APDN)
11:00 – 11:25AMViscount Systems (OTCQB:VSYS)
11:30 – 11:55AMAmerican Public University System (NASDAQ: APEI)
12:00 – 12:25PMNXT-ID (OTCQB: NXTD)
12:30 – 1:00PMExploring the NIST Cybersecurity Framework and Implementation
1:00 – 2:00PMLunch Break (Attendees are responsible for their own lunches)
2:00 – 2:55PMPerformance and Investing opportunities in Security and Defense Companies
3:00 – 3:25PMTekcapital, Ltd.
3:30 – 3:55PMPositiveID Corporation (OTCBB: PSID)
4:00 – 4:25PMNetworking Break
4:30 – 4:55PMImplant Sciences (OTCQB:IMSC)
5:00 – 5:25PMSilanis Technology
5:30PMClosing Remarks

SPEAKER: LESTER QUINTANA, Cellucci Associates, Inc.
5:45 – 7:15PMCocktail Reception


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Confirmed Industry Speakers Conference

Michael Balboni
Founder of RedLand Strategies Conference

Roger W. Cressey
Partner with Liberty Group Ventures, LLC
Moderator for the industry panel Conference

Marty Martin
Crane & Crane Consulting Conference

Scott Greiper
President and Founding Partner
Secure Strategy Group Conference

Scott Sacknoff
The Spade Defense Index Conference

Kris Tuttle
Director of Research
SoundView Technology Group Conference

Kiersten E. Todt
President and Managing Partner
Liberty Group Ventures, LLC (LGV) Conference

Janice Kephart
Founder and CEO of The Secure Identity and Biometrics Association (SIBA) Conference

Phil Agcaoili
Chairman, Ponemon Institute Fellows
Co-founding Member, Cloud Security Alliance
Board Member, Mobile Active Defense Conference

Manish Thakur
Managing Partner of Hudson Fairfax Group Conference

Mr. Lester Quintana
Vice President of Cellucci Associates, consulting services Conference

Ravi Das
Technical Writer
(This speaker is online only)

Presenting Companies Conference

American Public University System (NASDAQ:APEI) - Dr. Clay Wilson is the Program Director for Cybersecurity

Dr. Clay Wilson is the Program Director for Cybersecurity graduate studies at the American Public University, where he has responsibility for designing new courses. He is past Program Director for Cybersecurity Policy at the University of Maryland University College (UMUC), where he oversaw development of new graduate-level courses. Dr. Wilson is also a former analyst for national defense policy at the Congressional Research Service where he analyzed cyber intelligence reports for the U.S. Congress and NATO committees on net-centric warfare, cybersecurity, nanotechnology, and other vulnerabilities of high-technology military systems and critical infrastructures. More info:

About American Public University System (NASDAQ:APEI) American Public University System, winner of the Sloan Consortium's Ralph E. Gomory Award for Quality Online Education and first three-time recipient of Sloan's Effective Practice Award, offers more than 90 online degree programs through American Public University and American Military University. APUS's relevant curriculum, affordability and flexibility help more than 100,000 working adults worldwide pursue degrees in a diverse variety of subjects. For further information, visit Conference

NXT-ID, Inc.'s (OTCQB:NXTD) innovative MobileBio solution mitigates consumer risks associated with mobile computing, m-commerce and smart OS-enabled devices. The company is focused on the growing m-commerce market, launching its innovative MobileBio suite of biometric solutions that secure consumers' mobile platforms. The Company's first product is the Wocket™. NXT-ID's wholly owned subsidiary, 3D-ID LLC, is engaged in biometric identification has 22 licensed patents in the field of 3D facial recognition.

About the Wocket™ - The Wocket™ is a next generation "smart wallet" designed to replace all the cards in your wallet, including credit, debit, loyalty cards and coupons with a single dynamic card; no smart phone required and without draining your cell phone's battery. The Wocket™ works anywhere credit cards are accepted and only works with your biometric stamp of approval. Conference

Tekcapital, Ltd. - The World's Largest University Network for Open Innovation. Tekcapital helps clients profit from new, university-developed intellectual properties. With our proprietary discovery search engine, linked to 3,300+ universities in 160 countries, coupled with expert scientific review, we provide a turn-key service to make it easy for clients to find and acquire the IP they need to create a competitive advantage. Conference

PositiveID Corporation (OTCQB:PSID) is an emerging growth company and developer of biological detection systems for America's homeland defense industry as well as rapid biological testing. PositiveID is focused on the development of microfluidic systems for the automated preparation of and performance of biological assays in order to detect biological threats at high-value locations, as well as analyze samples in a medical environment. For more information on PositiveID, please visit Conference

Viscount Systems (OTCQB:VSYS), a Canadian manufacturer of advanced physical access control systems combines traditional access control performance with cyber security (true convergence of logical and physical access) to increase security while driving down facility costs to secure offices, hospitals, critical infrastructure, schools, banks, and manufacturing. Our unique offering satisfies new US Federal Government standards for increased protection of facilities from external threats. Conference

Implant Sciences (OTCQB:IMSC) is the leader in next generation Explosives Trace Detection (ETD), and established counter-terrorism technology that detects and identifies threats from the small amounts left behind after a person handles explosives. Conference

Silanis Technology: Businesses and government organizations of all sizes choose Silanis Technology when electronic signatures matter. With more than 600 million documents processed every year, Silanis eSignLive™ is the most widely used esignaturesolution around the world.

Presenting Company Opportunities:

  • 15 minute presentation in the main conference room at the live event in New York
  • Your presentation will be online for investors, industry peers and media all over the world who are not attending the live event
  • Your session will be recorded and available to you for your own use after the event
  • Logo placement on all conference marketing materials
  • Press releases announcing your participation
  • Ability to distribute marketing materials at the event
  • Added bonus: will publish all your company press releases on the newswire up to the event date!

For information about presenting company opportunities contact Cali V. at 800.665.0411 or Conference



Live conference attendance is free for industry experts, investors, media and service providers. Attendees are encouraged to make a donation to the Federal Enforcement Homeland Security Foundation. Conference Conference

About: FEHSF

Federal Enforcement Homeland Security Foundation is a Non-Profit 501 c (3) Corporation formed to assist the Federal Law Enforcement Community (ATF, CBP, DEA, FAMS, FBI, ICE, Secret Service, U S Marshal's) and their families in times of need especially related to Line of Duty deaths along with health or medical issues involving family members. Our Country needs these courageous men and women who wear the uniform in our ongoing fight against domestic and international terrorism and in the general enforcement of our Country's Laws.

FEHSF supports the men and women in Federal Law Enforcement who provide the front line of defense who dedicate themselves to the protection and preservation of our way of life, upholding the laws of our country and protecting our citizens and borders. Aside from the Foundation's Grants Program providing financial assistance often within 24 hours, the Foundation has also established a College Education Fund to benefit children left behind. Our friends in Federal Law Enforcement need us and they deserve our support. We are honored to serve them.


Live Broadcast on Online

Driven by the growing demand for real time news and live event coverage, ScribbleLive has established itself as the market leader with a feature-rich platform that powers live event coverage. We have partnered with ScribbleLive to broadcast the event using their online platform. The marketplace is the world's leading source of real-time digital content where Scribble customers can share and access digital content globally.

Your presentation will be live in New York plus online at and, broadcast to an extensive audience who do not attend the in-person event.

Your presentation will be uploaded prior to the conference and will be featured on the event page. We can also upload the live presentations on the day of the event.

Global media can syndicate your presentation for free so you can broadcast your live presentation on multiple global media sites in addition to potentially thousands of investors through the event page.

Presenting Companies and Sponsors will receive an even greater level of exposure than traditional conferences through this unique and cutting edge technology. Conference

Presenting Companies Contact info
Cali V.
800. 665. 0411

Sponsorship Info
Eric Salvarezza
631. 664. 1311

Media Partners
Dawn Van Zant
800. 665. 0411


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