Calendar

Events and Speaking Schedule:

 

  • InfowarCon – Washington, DC – TBD 2018 (Co-Organizer)
  • RSA Conference 2018 Program Committee
  • 2018 SC Magazine Awards – (Judge)
  • IEEE Board Series – Phoenix, AZ – Nov 17-18, 2017
  • IEEE MGA Awards and Recognition Committee – Phoenix, AZ – Nov 16, 2017
  • IEEE Computer Society Board of Governors – Phoenix, AZ – Nov 12-13, 2017
  • 360 Velocity Road Show – Dinners in Chicago & NYC – Nov 8 & 9, 2017 (Host and speaker)
  • Excelsior College, CYS504 Network and Communications Security – Late Fall Semester 2017 – Adjunct Professor (2 sections)
  • Hacker Halted – Atlanta, GA – Oct 9-10, 2017 (Speaker)
  • Security Advisor Alliance Summit – Denver, CO – Sep 25-27, 2017 (Governing Board)
  • Together is Power: Iowa’s Forum of Cybersecurity Thought Leadership, Des Moines, IA – Sep 14, 2017 (Speaker)
  • CornCon III: The Courne Ultimatum (QC Cybersecurity Conference and Kids Hacker Camp) – Davenport, IA – Sep 9, 2017 (Founder/Chair)
  • Excelsior College, CYS504 Network and Communications Security – Early Fall Semester 2017 – Adjunct Professor
  • Excelsior College, CYS503 Communications and Network Security – Early Fall Semester 2017 – Adjunct Professor
  • IEEE Sections Congress 2017 – Sydney, Australia – 8-14, Aug 2017 (Speaker, Section and Committee Chair)
  • R00tz Asylum (Def Con Kids) – Las Vegas, NV – July 28-30, 2017 (Co-Director)
  • Black Hat CISO Summit and Black Hat Briefings – Las Vegas, NV – July 24-27, 2017 (Advisor)
  • Tentacles Across The Atlantic: Cyberregulators and Cybercriiminals Crossing UK/US/EU Borders Impacting Your Organization (CyberEvents.org) – London, UK – July 11, 2017  (Organizer & Panelist)
  • Excelsior College, CYS575 IT Risk Analysis and Management – Summer Semester 2017 – Adjunct Professor
  • SC Media 20/20 Panel Discussion: Beyond the Endpoint: Protecting a Diverse Environment – June 29, 2017 (Online)
  • CAMP IT Enterprise Risk/Security Management – Rosemont, IL – June 6, 2017 (Panelist/Speaker)
    • Panel: Managing Security Risk at the Speed of Business
    • Presentation: The Journey to Cyber Resilience in a World of Fear, Uncertainty and Doubt
  • Excelsior College, CYS504 Network and Communications Security – Early Summer Semester 2017 – Adjunct Professor
  • Excelsior College, CYS503 Communications and Network Security – Early Summer Semester 2017 – Adjunct Professor
  • Infragard Luncheon – FBI Update – Moline, IL – May 3, 2017 (Coordinator)
  • ISACA ILLOWA Chapter Spring Summit – Cyber Education – Coralville, IA (co-presenter)
  • ISOI XVIII – Carlsbad, CA – April 10-11, 2017
  • IEEE SoutheastCon – Charlotte, NC – March 30- April 1, 2017 (IEEE-USA Awards Chair)
  • (ISC)2 Women in Security Awards – (Judge)
  • Ponemon RIM renaissance 2017 – Tucson, AZ – March 16-17, 2017 (Ponemon Institute Fellow)
  • Excelsior College, CYS565 Security Awareness and Training – Spring Semester 2017 – Adjunct Professor
  • 2017 SC Awards – San Francisco, CA – Feb 14, 2017 (Co-Chair and Judge)
  • RSA Conference 2017 – San Francisco, CA – Feb 13-17, 2017 (Program Committee Member)
  • EICC/Scott Community College, PHS 152 Astronomy – Spring Semester 2017 – Adjunct Professor
  • Excelsior College, CYS504 Network and Communications Security – Spring Semester 2017 – Adjunct Professor
  • Excelsior College, CYS503 Communications and Network Security – Spring Semester 2017 – Adjunct Professor
  • Excelsior College, CYS504 Network and Communications Security – Winter Semester 2016 – Adjunct Professor
  • RSA Conference 2017 Program Committee
  • 2017 SC Magazine Awards – (Judge)
  • CornCon 2: QC Cybersecurity Conference and Kids Hacker Camp (Organizing Committee) (Sep 17, 2016)
  • EICC/Scott Community College, PHS 152 Astronomy – Fall Semester 2016 – Adjunct Professor
  • Excelsior College, CYS500 Introduction to Cybersecurity – Fall Semester 2016 – Adjunct Professor
  • Excelsior College, CYS590 Special Projects in Cybersecurity – Fall Semester 2016 – Adjunct Professor
  • Excelsior College, CYS503 Communications and Network Security – Fall Semester 2016 – Adjunct Professor
  • R00tz Asylum (Def Con Kids)Internet Privacy – Las Vegas, NV – Aug 2016 (Co-Director)
  • Black Hat CISO Summit and Black Hat Briefings – Security at the Speed of Business- Las Vegas, NV – Aug 2-4, 2016 (Program Committee)
  • IEEE MGA Member Engagement Life Cycle Committee – Newark, NJ – July 22-24, 2016 (MGA ARC Representative)
  • Excelsior College, CYS541 Ethics and Legal Issues(2 sections) – Summer Semester 2016 – Adjunct Professor
  • ISACA CRISC Certification Exam – (Passed/June 2016)
  • IEEE SAC Student Awards – (Judge)
  • RSA Conference 2016 – San Francisco, CA – Feb 29-March 4, 2016 (Program Committee Member)
  • IEEE R4 Annual Meeting, Las Vegas, NV – Jan 28-31, 2016 (Small Sections East Support Chair)
  • EICC/Scott Community College, PHS 152 Astronomy – Spring Semester 2016 – Adjunct Professor
  • Excelsior College, CYS503 Communications and Network Security (2 sections) – Spring Semester 2016 – Adjunct Professor
  • RSA Conference 2016 Program Committee
  • 2016 SC Magazine Awards – (Judge)
  • Black Hat Executive Summit – Scottsdale, AZ – December 8-10, 2015 (Program Committee; Panel Facilitator)
  • Evanta CISO Executive Summit – Chicago, IL – Dec 2, 2015 (Governing Board)
  • IEEE Board Series & MGA ARC Committee Mtg – New Brunswick, NJ – Nov 18-21 (MGA Awards Board Chair)
  • Security Advisor Alliance Summit – Dallas, TX – Oct 26-29, 2015 (Panel Facilitator; Governing Board; CISO Judge)
  • Evanta Global CISO Executive Summit – Houston, TX – Oct 11-13, 2015 (Governing Board)
  • IEEE-USA Awards and Recognition Committee – Washington, DC – October 10, 2014 (Board Member)
  • CornCon: Quad Cities Cybersecurity Conference – Davenport, IA @ St. Ambrose University – Oct 3, 2015 (Founder/Conference Chair) w/Hacker Kids Track
  • CISO Panel: Security Trends – Sep 30, 2015 (Panelist)
  • Security Innovation Summit – Vail, CO – Sep 30 – Oct 2, 2015 (Advisor)
  • Watchful Security Webinar – The Future of Data Security – Sep 23, 2015 (Panelist)
  • FAIR Risk Management Training – Sep 14-17, 2015
  • Keep Your Company From Becoming Collateral Damage in a Cyberwar – (Webinar) Threat Intelligence University – September, 2015 (Speaker)
  • EICC/Scott Community College, PHS 152 Astronomy – Fall Semester 2015 – Adjunct Professor
  • Excelsior College, CYS501 Communications Security – Fall Semester 2015 – Adjunct Professor
  • R00tz Asylum (Def Con Kids)Google Dorking – Las Vegas, NV – Aug 7-9, 2015 (Goon and Speaker)
  • Keep Your Company From Becoming Collateral Damage in a Cyberwar – Black Hat – Las Vegas, NV – Aug 5-6, 2015 (Speaker)
  • Black Hat CISO Summit and Black Hat Briefings – The 2016 CISO – Las Vegas, NV – Aug 4-6, 2015 (Speaker; Program Committee)
  • US Cyber Consequences Unit – Cyber Threat Analysis/Cyber Consequence Analysis Training – Washington, DC – July 22-23, 2015
  • The State of Cybersecurity 2015: Enterprise Fight is Stuck in Stall – CSO Magazine – July 9, 2015 (Contributor)
  • ISSA Audit, Compliance & Security Training – Chicago, IL – June 18, 2015 (Member)
  • NG Security Summit – San Antonio, TX- May 12-14, 2015 (Boardroom Facilitator)
  • Chicago CISO Institute (University of Chicago, Booth School of Business) – Chicago, IL – May 5-7, 2015 (Facilitator; Governing Board)
  • Excelsior College, CYS501 Communications Security – May/June 2015 – Adjunct Professor
  • IEEE SAC Student Awards – (Judge)
  • RSA Conference 2015, CXO-R04 – When Will Infosec Grow Up? – San Francisco, CA – Apr 23, 2015 (Panel Organizer/Moderator)
  • CloudChat Podcast w/ Dr. Chenxi Wang – RSA Conference, San Francisco, CA – Apr 22, 2015 (featured interview)
  • CDM CISO Executive Summit – Chicago, IL – March 22-24, 2015 (Speaker) The CISO Career Life Cycle
  • CSCI 415/515 Computer and Network Security – St. Ambrose University, Davenport, IA – March 17, 2015 (Guest Lecture) Securing the Future
  • IEEE MGA Member Engagement Life Cycle Committee – San Antonio – March 13-14, 2015 (Member)
  • IEEE MGA Awards and Recognition Committee – March 3, 2015 (Chair)
  • Excelsior College, CYS541 – Ethics, Legal, And Compliance Issues In Cybersecurity- Spring Semester 2015 – Adjunct Professor
  • Excelsior College, CYS 595 Course Revision – March 2015
  • IEEE Awards Board Planning and Policy Committee (AB APPC) – Feb 26, 2015 (member)
  • CampIT – Rosemont, IL – Feb 5, 2015 (CISO Panel)
  • Discovering a universe beyond the cosmic shore – Project Management Institute, Davenport, IA – Feb 2, 2015 (Invited Speaker)
  • IEEE R4 Annual Meeting, San Diego, CA – Jan 23-25, 2013 (awards banquet coordinator, board member)
  • EICC/Scott Community College, PHS 152 Astronomy – Spring Semester 2015 – Adjunct Professor
  • Excelsior College, CYS501 Communications Security (2 sections) – Spring Semester 2015 – Adjunct Professor
  • RSA Conference 2015 Program Committee
  • 2014 Chicago CISO/CIO Executive Summit (Evanta) – Chicago, IL – Dec 3, 2014 (Board of Governors)
  • IEEE Board Series – New Brunswick, NJ – Nov 20-22 (MGA Awards Board Member)
  • CISO Leadership Forum (Argyle) – Chicago, IL – Nov 19, 2014 (Speaker)
  • SC Magazine –SC Congress Chicago 2014 – Chicago, IL – Nov 18, 2014 (Speaker)
  • 2014 Global CISO Executive Summit (Evanta) – New York City, NY – Oct 26-28, 2014 (Board of Governors)
  • SecureCIO Chicago Forum – October 23, 2014
  • Excelsior College, CYS585 Digital Crime Prevention – Fall Semester 2014 – Adjunct Professor
  • IEEE-USA Awards and Recognition Committee – Orlando, FL – October 18, 2014 (Board Member)
  • IEEE Region 4 Excom/Fall Region Meeting – Oct 2014 (Awards Chair)
  • 2015 SC Magazine Awards (Judge)
  • Security Advisor Alliance Podcast – Oct 9, 2014 (panelist)
  • John Deere Big Data Summit – Bettendorf, IA – Oct 8, 2014
  • QC Cybersecurity Group Monthly Meeting – Moline, IL – Oct 7, 2014 (President)
  • IQPC IT Metrics and Performance Management – Sep 29 – October 01, 2014 – Chicago, IL (Speaker) “Security Metrics: How to prioritize resources, demonstrate effectiveness and enable the business”
  • Excelsior College, CYS501 Communications Security (2 sections) – Fall Semester 2014 – Adjunct Professor
  • Archc0n Security Conference – Sep 6, 2014 – St. Louis, MO
  • Security Advisor Alliance Board Meeting – Sep 5, 2014 (Founding Board Member)
  • IQPC Information Governance Exchange – Sep 03 – 05, 2014 – Gaylord Convention Center, National Harbor, MD (Speaker) “Tackling Cyber Security  in the 21st Century: Utilizing Mobility, Big Data and Cloud without Compromising Security and Privacy”
  • EICC/Scott Community College, PHS 152 Astronomy – Fall Semester 2014 – Adjunct Professor
  • IEEE Sections Congress 2014 – Amsterdam, Netherlands – Aug 19-25, 2014 (Board Member)
  • CISO Institute (Evanta and University of Chicago, Booth School of Business) – Chicago, IL – Aug 19-21, 2014 (Instructor/Governing Board) “Creating a World Class Security Organization: What it takes and why it matters”
  • Def Con 21 & R00tz Asylum (Def Con Kids) – Las Vegas, NV – Aug 8-10, 2014 (Goon and Speaker)
  • Black Hat Executive Briefings – Las Vegas, NV – Aug 4-7, 2014 (Speaker) “Incident Response Communication Channels”
  • IQPC Cyber Incident Response Summit – Chicago, IL – July 21-23, 2014 (Speaker; Organizing Committee) cancelled
  • QC Cybersecurity Luncheon – Moline, IL – July 2014
  • Security and Software Research Center Showcase – Ames, IA (Industry Rep)
  • 2014 Chicago CDO Executive Summit (Evanta) – Chicago, IL – June 4, 2014 (Board of Governors)
  • CDM CISO Executive Summit – Miami, FL – June 1-3, 2014 (Speaker; Board of Governors) “Security Leadership: Enabling Business Transformation”
  • IEEE SAC Student Awards – (Judge)
  • EICC/Scott Community College, PHS 152 Astronomy – Summer Semester 2014 – Adjunct Professor
  • IEEE-USA Annual Meeting – Providence, RI – May 15-18, 2014 (R4 Awards Chair)
  • Excelsior College, CYS501 Communications Security – Summer Semester 2014 – Adjunct Professor
  • Cisco Strategic Security Forum for Chief Information Security Officers: “Intelligent Cybersecurity for the Real World” – Saint Helena, CA – May 5-7, 2014
  • Chicago CIO Institute (University of Chicago, Booth School of Business) – Chicago, IL – Apr 29-May 1, 2014 (Executive Education)
  • Excelsior College, Course Development – CYS595 Capstone – Mar-April 2014
  • Security Never Sleeps – Trainer Communication Luncheon/Lulu Restaurant – San Francisco, CA – Feb 26, 2014 (Panelist)
  • RSA Conference 2014, GRC-F02 – Visualize This! Meaningful Metrics for Managing Risk – San Francisco, CA – Feb 28, 2014 (Moderator)
  • RSA Conference 2014, DSP-W03 – Castles in the Air: Data Protection in the Consumer Age – San Francisco, CA – Feb 26, 2014 (Speaker) (podcast)
  • IBM Pulse, Advanced Threat Protection – Las Vegas, NV – Feb 24, 2014 (Speaker)
  • Proactive Intellectual Property Protection: Stay Ahead of Emerging Threats! link, Luxoft Technology Series (Webinar), Feb 13, 2014
  • Security Advisor Alliance Podcast – Feb 13, 2014 (panelist)
  • First Tech Challenge (FTC), Pleasant Valley H.S., Bettendorf, IA – Feb 8, 2014 (Volunteer)
  • EICC/Scott Community College, PHS 152 Astronomy – Spring Semester 2014 – Adjunct Professor
  • Excelsior College, CYS501 Communications Security – Spring Semester 2014 – Adjunct Professor
  • Next Generation Security Summit – San Diego, CA – December 9-11, 2013 (Speaker/Discussion Leader) “Security and the Consumerization of IT”
  • 2013 Chicago CISO/CIO Executive Summit (Evanta) – Chicago, IL – Dec 4-5 2013 (Board of Governors)
  • Excelsior College, CYS560 Information Assurance – Fall/Winter Semester 2013 – Adjunct Professor
  • CampIT – Rosemont, IL – October 24, 2013 (CISO Panel)
  • IEEE-USA Awards and Recognition Committee – Washington, DC – October 26, 2013 (Board Member)
  • Next Generation Science Standards State Committee, Bloomington, IL – Oct 18, 2018 (Illinois Board of Education)
  • IEEE Region 4 Excom/Fall Region Meeting – Oct 12, 2013
  • 2014 SC Magazine Awards (Judge)
  • John Deere Big Data Summit – UIUC, Champaign, IL – Oct 1-2, 2013
  • The National Initiative for Cybersecurity Education (NICE), DHS National Cybersecurity Workforce Framework 2.0 Working Group (SME)
  • Meet The Boss TV –Meet The Boss TV virtual roundtable, “Securing Cloud Storage” – Sep 5, 2013 (Panel)
  • Excelsior College, CYS 455 Business Continuity – Aug/Oct Fall Semester 2013 – Adjunct Professor
  • EICC/Scott Community College, PHS 152 Astronomy – Fall Semester 2013 – Adjunct Professor
  • St. Ambrose University, CSCI630 Information Assurance Governance – Fall Semester 2013 – Adjunct Professor
  • Def Con 21 & R00tz Asylum (Def Con Kids) – Las Vegas, NV – Aug 2-4, 2013 (Goon)
  • Black Hat Briefings and Executive Briefings – Las Vegas, NV – July 30-Aug 1, 2013 (Speaker)
  • QC Cybersecurity Group, Jul 16, 2013 (Organizer)
  • Excelsior College, CYS541 – Ethics, Legal, And Compliance Issues In Cybersecurity- July/August Semester 2013 – Adjunct Professor
  • 2013 Chicago CIO/CMO Shift & Big Data Executive Summit (Evanta) – Chicago, IL – June 12 2013 (Board of Governors/Speaker)
  • 2013 Next Generation Security Summit – Denver, CO – June 5-7, 2013 (Speaker) “Surfing the Wave: Security and the Consumerization of IT”
  • EICC/Scott Community College, PHS 152 Astronomy – Summer Semester 2013 – Adjunct Professor
  • Excelsior College, MOOC Course Development – Physical/Personal Security & Security and Law – May-July 2013
  • Excelsior College, CYS501 Communications Security (2 sections)- May/June Semester 2013 – Adjunct Professor
  • St. Ambrose University, ASTR201 Astronomy – Summer Semester 2013 – Adjunct Professor
  • Meet The Boss TV –Meet The Boss TV virtual roundtable, “Cybersecurity” – May 8, 2013 (Panel)
  • THOTCON 0x4 – Chicago, IL – April 26, 2013
  • EICC/Scott Community College, PHS 152 Astronomy – Summer Semester 2013 – Adjunct Professor
  • EICC IT Network and Security Curriculum Development Workshop – Davenport, IA – April 11-12, 2013 (Panelist)
  • IQPC Enterprise IT Security Exchange, “Big Data: Big Deal or Big Brother?” -St. Petersburg, FL – Mar 10-12, 2013 (Speaker)
  • Security Never Sleeps – Trainer Communication Luncheon/Lulu Restaurant – San Francisco, CA – Feb 27, 2013 (Panelist)
  • RSA Conference 2013, GRC-W23 – Managing Enterprise Risk: Y U NO HAZ METRICS? – San Francisco, CA – Feb 27, 2013 (Moderator/Program Committee)
  • RSA Conference 2013, MBS-T19 – “BYOD: Here Today, Here to Stay?” – San Francisco, CA – Feb 26, 2013 (Speaker)
  • National Acadamy of Sciences/National Research Council: Professionalizing the Nation’s Cybersecurity WorkforceWorkshop II – San Francisco, CA – Feb 25, 2013 (Speaker)
  • QCESC Engineers Week Banquet, The Lodge, Bettendorf, IA – Feb 20, 2013 (Program Committee)
  • QC Cybersecurity Group, Feb 13, 2013 (Organizer)
  • RSA Conference 2013 Podcast, Feb 12, 2013 (Pre-Conference Podcast, GRC-W23)
  • First Tech Challenge (FTC), Pleasant Valley H.S., Bettendorf, IA – Feb 2, 2013 (Volunteer)
  • IEEE R4 Annual Meeting, Chicago, IL – Jan 25-27, 2013 (speaker, board member)
  • EICC/Scott Community College, PHS 152 Astronomy – Spring Semester 2013 – Adjunct Professor
  • Excelsior College, CYS501 Communications Security – Spring Semester 2013 – Adjunct Professor
  • 2012 Next Generation Security Summit, “Reinvent and Justify Your Security Strategy for 2013” – Austin, TX – Dec 5-7 2012 (Panel)
  • 2012 Chicago CISO Executive Summit (Evanta) – Chicago, IL – Nov 28 2012 (Board of Governors)
  • IEEE-USA Awards and Recognition Committee – Washington, DC – Nov 17, 2012 (Board Member)
  • QC Cybersecurity Group, Nov, 2012 (Organizer)
  • SC Magazine –SC Congress Chicago 2012 – Chicago, IL – Nov 8, 2012 (Speaker)
  • Excelsior College, CYS456 Securing Cloud and Mobile Environments – Winter Semester 2012 (Nov-Dec) – Adjunct Professor
  • Meet The Boss TV –Meet The Boss TV virtual roundtable, “Exploring the explosive growth of Data” – Oct 31, 2012 (Panel)
  • 2013 SC Magazine Awards (Judge)
  • QC Cybersecurity Group, Oct 18, 2012 (Organizer)
  • Next Generation Science Standards Conference, Indianapolis, IN – Oct 11-13, 2012 (Illinois Delegate)
  • CISO Q4 Executive Roundtable, “Are there assets in your enterprise under criminal control?” – Chicago, IL – Oct 14, 2012 (cancelled)
  • RSA Conference 2013 Program Committee, Boston – Sep 27-29, 2012
  • CIO Summit, Chicago, IL – Sep 26, 2012 (attendee)
  • Quad City Cybersecurity Group & IEEE, John Deere Harvester Tour – Moline, IL – Sep 18, 2012 (Organizer)
  • IANS Conference, Chicago, IL – Sep 10-11, 2012 (Steering Committee)
  • Excelsior College, CYS300 Computer System Security Fundamentals – Fall Term 2012 (Sep-Oct) – Adjunct Professor
  • EICC/Scott Community College, PHS 152 Astronomy – Fall Semester 2012 – Adjunct Professor
  • Security Innovation Summit – Chicago, IL – August 8, 2012 (Steering Committee/Speaker)
  • QCESC Kids Engineering Camp – Putnam Museum, Davenport, IA – August 2012 (Organizer/Volunteer)
  • Def Con 20 – Las Vegas, NV – July 27-29, 2012
  • Black Hat Briefings and Executive Briefings – Las Vegas, NV – July 24-26, 2012 (Speaker)
  • NASA Art Talk, “Discovering a universe beyond the cosmic shore” link – Figge Art Museum, Davenport, IA – July 19, 2012 (Speaker)
  • Excelsior College, CYS456 Securing Cloud and Mobile Environments – Summer Semester 2012 (July-Aug) – Adjunct Professor
  • CISO Q2 Executive Roundtable, “The emerging threat landscape and developing a proactive security program” – Chicago, IL – June 14, 2012
  • EICC/Scott Community College, PHS 152 Astronomy – Summer Semester 2012 – Adjunct Professor
  • St. Ambrose University, ASTR201 Astronomy – Summer Semester 2012 – Adjunct Professor
  • IEEE-USA Annual Meeting – Cincinnati, OH – May 1-3, 2012 (R4 Awards Chair)
  • CISO Q1 Executive Roundtable, “The Perfect Storm: Poor Mobile Device Security Policies Collide w/the Consumerized Enterprise” – Chicago, IL – Mar 15, 2012
  • Excelsior College, CYS501 Communications Security – Spring Semester 2012 – Adjunct Professor
  • Security Never Sleeps: CSO 2012 Pain Points Revealed – Trainer Communication Luncheon/Lulu Restaurant – San Francisco, CA – Mar 1, 2012 (Panelist)
  • RSA Conference 2012, Wednesday: GRC201: “The Metric System: Why Meaningful Metrics Matter” – San Francisco, CA – Feb 29, 2012 (Facilitator)
  • RSA Conference 2012, Monday: SEM003-Information Security Leadership Development: “Presenting Metrics to the Executive Team” – San Francisco, CA – Feb 27, 2012 (Speaker)
  • Next Generation Security Summit 2012, “Endpoint Protection” – Atlanta, GA – Jan 31-Feb 2, 2012 (Speaker)
  • IEEE Region 4 Awards and Recognition Banquet, Minneapolis, MN – Jan 21, 2012 (Program Chair)
  • Course Development, Securing Cloud and Mobile Environments, Excelsior College – (Course Developer/SME)
  • EICC/Scott Community College, PHS 152 Astronomy – Spring Semester 2012 – Adjunct Professor
  • FIRST Lego League, Dec 10, 2011 (Organizing Committee)
  • 2011 Chicago CISO Executive Summit- Chicago, IL – Dec 1, 2011(Board of Governors)
  • Quad City AITP, “Mobile Device Security and Privacy” link – Davenport, IA – October 13, 2011 (Featured Speaker)
  • IEEE-USA Awards and Recognition Committee – Washington, DC – October 15, 2011 (Board Member)
  • 2012 SC Magazine Awards – (Judge)
  • Course Development, Information Assurance and Risk Management, Walden University – (Course Developer/SME)
  • Course Development, Fundamentals of Information Assurance, Walden University – (Course Developer/SME)
  • Course Development, Communications Security, Excelsior College – (Course Developer/SME)
  • EICC/Scott Community College, PHS 152 Astronomy – Fall Semester 2011 – Adjunct Professor
  • IEEE Sections Congress 2011 – San Francisco, CA – Aug 17-22, 2011 (Board Member)
  • Quad City Cybersecurity Group, “BitCoin e-Currency” – Moline, IL – August 15, 2011 (Organizer)
  • Def Con 19 – Las Vegas, NV – Aug 4-7, 2011 (Attendee)
  • Black Hat Briefings and Executive Briefings, “Securing Applications” – Las Vegas, NV – Aug 2-4, 2011 (Speaker)
  • QCESC Kids Engineering Camp – Putnam Museum, Davenport, IA – July 25, 2011 (Organizer/Volunteer)
  • Quad City Cybersecurity Group, “Enterprise Metrics” – Moline, IL – June 14, 2011 (Speaker)
  • St. Ambrose University, ASTR201 Astronomy – Summer Semester 2011 – Adjunct Professor
  • EICC/Scott Community College, PHS 152 Astronomy – Summer Semester 2011 – Adjunct Professor
  • QCESC HS Cardboard Regatta Contest – Bettendorf, IA – May 13, 2011 (Volunteer)
  • GSMI Cyber Security Strategies Summit – Washington, DC – May 10-12, 2011 (Speaker) “Using Metrics to Determine Real Value in an Enterprise Security Program”
  • QCESC HS Trebuchet Contest – Betendorf, IA – April 18, 2011 (Organizer)
  • Davenport Mousetrap Car Contest – Davenport, IA – April 9, 2011 (Volunteer)
  • Annual InfraGard Cyber Defense and Disaster Recovery Conference – UIS, Springfield, IL – Mar 11, 2011 (Organizing Committee)
  • IEEE-USA Annual Meeting – Austin, TX – March 3-6, 2011 (R4 Awards Chair)
  • QCESC Engineers Week Banquet – Feb 24, 2011 (Organizing Committee Chair)
  • IEEE CS Chapter, “Internet Privacy” – Davenport, IA – Feb 18, 2011 (Organizer)
  • 2011 SC Magazine Awards Dinner – San Francisco, CA – Feb 15, 2011 (Judge)
  • RSA Conference 2011 – San Francisco, CA – Feb 13-19, 2011 (Speaker)
  • QCESC Bridge Building – Davenport, IA – Feb 12, 2011 (Organizing Committee)
  • EICC/Scott Community College, PHS 152 Astronomy – Spring Semester 2011 – Adjunct Professor
  • IEEE R4 Awards Chair 2011-2012
  • FIRST Lego League, Dec 11, 2010 (Organizing Committee)
  • QC Cybersecurity Group Meeting – FBI Cyberterrorism – Moline, IL – Nov 16, 2010 (Organizer)
  • IANS Conference, Chicago, IL – Nov 8-9, 2010 (Steering Committee/CISO Panel)
  • McAfee Focus 10 Conference – Las Vegas, NV – Oct 12-14 (Atendee/Executive Summit)
  • 2011 SC Magazine Awards – (Judge)
  • InfraGard Collegiate Cyber Exercise Event – Springfield, IL – Sep 25, 2010 (Trainer/Organizer)
  • AMCA/Chief Blackhawk 39th Annual Fall National Meet – Sep 2-4, 2010 (Official Photographer)
  • EICC/Scott Community College, PHS 152 Astronomy – Fall Semester 2010 – Adjunct Professor
  • InfraGard Annual Meeting – Springfield, IL – Aug 19, 2010
  • 2nd Annual Rock Island Area Counterintelligence Conference – WIU Campus, Moline, IL – Aug 18, 2010
  • Black Hat Briefings and Executive Briefings – Las Vegas, NV – July 26-19, 2010 (Attendee)
  • Engineering Camp for Kids – Putnam Museum, Davenport, IA – July 22-23, 2010 (Mentor/Organizer)
  • QC Cybersecurity Group Meeting – Moline, IL – June 30, 2010 (Organizer)
  • 5th Annual Digital Divas Camp – Blackhawk College, Moline, IL – June 16-18 (Mentor)
  • IEEE R4 Student Website Contest – Spring Semester 2010 (Judge)
  • John Deere Mobile Device Summit – UIUC, Champaign, IL – May 27-28, 2010 (Speaker)
  • QC Cybersecurity Group Meeting – Moline, IL – May 19, 2010 (Organizer)
  • QCESC HS Cardboard Regatta Contest – Bettendorf, IA – May 14, 2010 (Organizer)
  • St. Ambrose University, ASTR201 Astronomy – Summer Semester 2010 – Adjunct Professor
  • QC Cybersecurity Group Meeting – Moline, IL – April 21, 2010 (Organizer)
  • QCESC HS Trebuchet Contest – Betendorf, IA – April 16, 2010 (Organizer/Judge)
  • QC Cybersecurity Group Meeting – Bettendorf, IA – March 17, 2010 (Organizer)
  • Annual InfraGard Cyber Defense and Disaster Recovery Conference – UIS, Springfield, IL – Mar 12, 2010 (Organizer)
  • RSA Conference 2010 – San Francisco, CA – Mar 2-5, 2010 (Atendee)
  • Executive Security Action Forum – San Francisco, CA – Mar 1, 2010 (Atendee)
  • QCESC Engineer’s Week Banquet 2010 – Rock Island, IL – Feb 19, 2010 (Organizer)
  • QC Cybersecurity Group/IEEE Comp Soc/InfraGard Joint Luncheon – Moline, IL – Feb 8, 2010 (Organizer)
  • EICC/Scott Community College, PHS 152 Astronomy – Spring Semester 2010 – Adjunct Professor
  • IEEE R4 Executive Board Meeting – Detroit, MI – Jan 22-24, 2010 (Speaker/Board Member)
  • SC Magazine World Congress – Online Symposium – Jan 21, 2010 (Keynote Speaker: Insider Threat)
  • QCESC/FIRST Lego League Semi-Finals – Putnam Museum, Davenport, IA – Dec 12, 2009 (Volunteer)
  • IEEE Computer Society Meeting: Electronic Voting – Davenport, IA – Oct 28, 2009
  • IEEE Senior Member Drive – SAU, Davenport, IA – Sep 26, 2009 (Organizer)
  • AMCA/Chief Blackhawk 38th Annual Fall National Meet – Sep 3-5, 2009 (Official Photographer)
  • EICC/Scott Community College, PHS 152 Astronomy – Fall Semester 2009 – Adjunct Professor
  • Defcon 17 – Las Vegas, NV – July 31-Aug 2, 2009 (Atendee)
  • Black Hat Briefings – Las Vegas, NV – July 29-30, 2009 (Speaker)
  • Black Hat Executive Briefings – Las Vegas, NV – July 28, 2009 (Speaker)
  • IEEE R4 Student Website Contest – Spring Semester 2009 – (Judge)
  • St. Ambrose University, ASTR201 Astronomy – Summer Semester 2009 – Adjunct Professor
  • Annual InfraGard Cyber Defense and Disaster Recovery Conference – UIS, Springfield, IL – Mar 28, 2009 (Speaker/Organizer) “Security & Privacy Issues in Cloud Computing”
  • QCESC Engineer’s Week Banquet 2009 – Davenport, IA – Feb 20, 2009 (Organizer/Awardee)
  • EICC/Scott Community College, PHS 152 Astronomy – Spring Semester 2009 – Adjunct Professor
  • IEEE R4 Executive Board Meeting – Detroit, MI – Jan 23-25, 2009 (Speaker/Board Member)
  • IEEE R4 Education Chair 2009-2010
  • IEEE/Putnam Museum Speaker Series: Science and the Community, “Science and Ghost Hunting”, Joe Nickell – Putnam Museum, Davenport, IA – Nov 8, 2008 (Organizer)
  • IEEE Sections Congress – Quebec City, Quebec – Sep 18-21, 2008 (Section President)
  • EICC/Scott Community College, PHS 152 Astronomy – Fall Semester 2008 – Adjunct Professor
  • Black Hat Briefings – Las Vegas, NV – Aug 30-31, 2008 (Atendee)
  • Black Hat Executive Briefings – Las Vegas, NV – Aug 29, 2008 (Speaker)
  • EICC/Scott Community College, PHS 152 Astronomy – Summer Semester 2008 – Adjunct Professor
  • St. Ambrose University, ASTR201 Astronomy – Summer Semester 2008 – Adjunct Professor
  • RSA Conference 2008 – San Francisco, CA – April 7-11, 2008 (Organizing Committee)
  • QCESC Engineer’s Week Banquet 2008 – Davenport, IA – Feb 20, 2008 (Society President)
  • EICC/Scott Community College, PHS 152 Astronomy – Spring Semester 2008 – Adjunct Professor
  • Rotary Conference – Davenport, IA – Aug 31, 2007 (Awarded Harris Fellow)
  • Symantec Vision Conference – Las Vegas, NV – June 12-14, 2007 (Atendee)
  • Guest Auditor, John Deere India – Feb 10-24, 2007
  • RSA Conference 2007 – San Francisco, CA – Feb 5-9, 2007 (Atendee)
  • Security Trainer – John Deere Germany – Sep 23-30, 2006
  • Foundstone Ultimate Hacking/Advanced – Chicago, IL – July 11-14 2006 (Atendee)
  • RSA Conference 2006 (Atendee)
  • RSA Conference 2005 (Atendee)
  • RSA Conference 2004 (Atendee)
  • RSA Conference 2003 (Atendee)
  • RSA Conference 2002 (Atendee)
  • RSA Customer Advisory Council – Boston, MA, June 2001
  • RSA Conference 2001 (Atendee)
  • SANS Training – Orlando, FL – 2000 (Atendee)
March 31st, 2017 by John