Cybersecurity Conference 2018

Cyber Ready 2018



Cyber ReadyTM 2018
Surf's Edge Club, MacDill AFB

Date: May 14, 7:45am to 4:45pm
Check-in: starts at 7:30am
Continental Breakfast: 7:45am
Location: Surf’s Edge Club, MacDill AFB
Address: 7315 Bayshore Boulevard, MacDill AFB, FL 33621
Map: MacDILL AFB Base Map


View a copy of our Cyber Ready 2018 Conference flyer.

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  • Effective cyber—the mindsets of various stakeholders and attackers; promoting communications among groups; facing ubiquitous computing, educating everyone on the challenges and threats in the current environment—to some degree everyone must become an educator
  • Attack vectors and malware—the role of attacks in "soft" areas including social engineering attack methodology, and the impact of cybercrime (and cyberterrorism), which are becoming more costly and frequent
  • Addressing the vulnerabilities and security challenges of innovation—the main challenges to delivering "safe" innovation
  • Bridging the gulf between cyber and intel—cross-fertilizing these two domains
  • A tabletop simulation exercise with full audience participation with the goal of exposing attendees to situational analysis techniques and the field implications of cyber threats and what is required to address them


Major General Mike Ennis (USMC, ret)

CIA National Clandestine Service's first Deputy Director for Community Human Intelligence (HUMINT)



Professor of Law Amos N. Guiora

Retired Israeli Defense Forces Lieutenant Colonel, Professor of Law, SJ Quinney School of Law, University of Utah

EXERCISE: All-audience Tabletop Simulation Exercise


Daniel Stein

DHS Branch Chief for Cybersecurity Education and Awareness

Topic: Challenges in Cyber Education

Important Instructions

  • Event registrations are subject to acceptance following a security check.
  • You must print-out and present your Registration Confirmation or Approval Email Details and Photo ID to pick up an event badge.
  • Students requesting student discounted rates must present valid Student ID at check-in or pay the full regular rate.
  • If you do not have Military ID or approved alternative form of identification for Base Access, or are not physically arriving at the Base with someone who has Military ID, you MUST submit your Driver's License information on this form and present your Drivers License for base access. The Bayshore Gate at the extreme southern end of Bayshore Boulevard is preferred access. View MacDill AFB map for location of the: Bayshore Gate and Surf's Edge Club.

Cost & Registration

[ Conference fees are non-refundable ]

REGISTRATION DEADLINE: Tuesday, May 8 at noon, to clear base security. Seating is limited, please have your registration in BEFORE this date.

General Public $ 75
Active military/government with ID $ 45
AFIO / MOAA / AFCEA member $ 20
Student with valid ID $ 20

Event Sponsors

A special thanks to our event sponsors!

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For sponsorship information phone: (813) 922-3600

Payment Options

Coupon code may ONLY be used in conjunction with the Conference $75 (General Public/VIP) selection on the Individual Registration form.
If you use the coupon code with an already discounted price, your registration will be cancelled.

At the bottom of the registration form you'll notice that your payment will be securely processed online through PayPal.

  • PAYPAL includes PayPal, Debit or Credit Card*

*Membership with PayPal is NOT required to pay by debit or credit card.

How to pay with Debit or Credit Card:

  1. Click on the blue Process Registration button.
  2. You will be directed to the PayPal payment page.
  3. Scroll down to the light grey box and select Pay with Debit or Credit Card - see PayPal image.
Pay with PayPal, Debit or Credit Card

Event Properties

Event Date 05-14-2018 7:45 am
Event End Date 05-14-2018 4:45 pm
Individual Price USD20.00
Surf’s Edge Club, MacDill AFB
7315 Bayshore Blvd
Surf’s Edge Club, MacDill AFB
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