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FISSEA Winter Forum: February 14, 2023

FISSEA Federal Cybersecurity, Innovation, Awareness, Training
Credit: NIST
FISSEA Winter Forum 2023
FISSEA Winter Forum 2023

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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. 


1:00-1:05 pm

Welcome and Opening Remarks

Kendra Henthorne, IT Cybersecurity Specialist, Social Security Administration


1:05-1:45 pm

Keynote: Why Social Engineering Should Be Part of The Cybersecurity Education Discourse

Dr. Aunshul Rege, Associate Professor/ Director of the Cybersecurity in Application, Research, and Education (CARE) Lab Temple University


1:45-2:10 pm

Security Anime Training

Dr. Stephanie Carter, Principal, Coalfire Systems


2:10-2:30 pm                

FISSEA Ignite: How to Build Safer Proto-Metaverses with Conversational AI & Extended Reality

Dr. Tania Peitzker, Adjunct Professor of Metaverses and Interfaces, University of Silicon Valley


2:30-2:45 pm



2:45-3:20 pm

How to Spruce Up Your Cybersecurity Awareness Program

Christopher M. Schmigel, Vice President, M&T Bank


3:20-3:55 pm

A Mile in the Shoes:  Considerations for Developer-centric Security Training and Awareness

Dr. Pranshu Bajpai, Principal Staff Security Architect, Motorola Solutions


3:55-4:00 pm

Closing Remarks 

Brooke Crisp, IT Cybersecurity Specialist, Social Security Administration


Save the Date for the 33rd Annual FISSEA Conference
May 16, 2023

Herbert C. Hoover Building (Department of Commerce)
1401 Constitution Ave, NW, Washington, DC.

Registration Cost: Free
Conference Type: In-Person
Closest Metro Station: Federal Triangle (Blue Line)

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Created November 15, 2022, Updated May 2, 2023