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FISSEA Spring Forum: May 17, 2022


FISSEA Federal Cybersecurity, Innovation, Awareness, Training

The recording will be available soon.

The PowerPoint slides are available here.

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The FISSEA Forums are quarterly meetings to provide opportunities for policy and programmatic updates, the exchange of best practices, and discussion and engagement among members of the Federal Information Security Educators (FISSEA) community. 

FISSEA Spring Forum Theme: Looking Forward: Cybersecurity Training to Meet the New Challenges



1:00-1:05 pm 

Welcome and Opening Remarks from FISSEA Co-Chair

Susan Hansche, Cybersecurity & Infrastructure Security Agency, Department of Homeland Security


1:05-1:30 pm

Keynote: A Whole Lotta BS (Behavioral Science) About Cybersecurity

Lisa Plaggemier, Executive Director, National Cyber Security Alliance


1:30-1:45 pm

Featured Presentation:  Review and Updates to NIST Cybersecurity Framework

Kevin Stine, Chief, Applied Cybersecurity Division, National Institute of Standards and Technology


1:45-2:00 pm    

Featured Presentation: Guide to Control Systems Cybersecurity

Keith Stouffer, Networked Control Systems Group Leader, Smart Connected Systems Division, Communications Technology Laboratory
National Institute of Standards and Technology


2:00-2:15 pm

Featured Presentation: Federal Training Opportunities for Control Systems Cybersecurity

Greg Bastien, Institutes Section Chief, Cyber Defense Education and Training, Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency


2:15-2:30 pm



2:30-3:00 pm

Innovator of the Year Award Recognition and Fireside Chat

Menachem Goldstein, Cybersecurity Specialist, Enterprise Cybersecurity Department, Pension Benefit Guaranty Corporation

Deborah Coleman, Cybersecurity Awareness and Training Program Manager, U.S. Department of Education (2020 Award Recipient)

2021 Award Recipients:

Kimberly Mentzell, Director of Cybersecurity and Aerospace, Maryland Department of Commerce

Dr. Loyce Pailen, Director, UMGC Center for Security Studies


3:00-3:20 pm

Individualized Awareness While Ensuring Compliance

Carolyn Schmidt, Team Lead, Office of Information Systems Management, National Institute of Standards and Technology


3:20-3:40 pm

Federal Cybersecurity Role-Based Training Study

Julie Haney, Usable Cybersecurity Program Lead, Visualization & Usability Group, Information Technology Lab, National Institute of Standards and Technology

Jody Jacobs, Usable Cybersecurity, Visualization & Usability Group, Information Technology Lab, National Institute of Standards and Technology


3:40-3:55 pm

Transforming the Federal Cyber Talent Ecosystem

Chris Paris, Senior Advisor, Cyber Workforce Management, U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs


3:55-4:00 pm

Closing Remarks from FISSEA Co-Chair

Maureen Premo, Department of Homeland Security

Created February 15, 2022, Updated May 20, 2022