Tuesday, March 11

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

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)
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

Under Executive Order, President Obama directed The National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) to "work with stakeholders to develop a voluntary framework for reducing cyber risks to critical infrastructure." Kiersten Todt and Roger Cressey supported the NIST in drafting the Cybersecurity framework and soliciting input from the private sector. This session explores the framework, its implementation in key critical infrastructure sectors, and the impact of these cybersecurity policies on the industry and emerging businesses. SPEAKERS: KIERSTEN TODT & ROGER CRESSEY, Liberty Group Ventures
1:00 2:00PMLunch Break (Attendees are responsible for their own lunches)
2:00 2:55PMPerformance 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
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 7:15PM Cocktail Reception Conference Conference Conference Conference Conference Conference


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