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Cybersecurity Symposium for Smart Cities 2020

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Deidre Diamond

Founder and CEO, CyberSN and

Damien Thwaites

Client Director, Adaptable Security

Lan Jenson

CEO, Adaptable Security Corp; Co-Chair, CPAC for GCTC-Smart Secure Cities and Communities Challenge

Sokwoo Rhee

Associate Director, Cyber-Physical Systems (CPS) Innovation, NIST, Department of Commerce

Chris Church

Senior Forensics Specialist, INTERPOL

Marcela Denniston

Co-Founder & President, Cyber Lantern

Jonathan Reichental

Founder & CEO, Human Future; Author of Smart Cities for Dummies (July 2020)

Rob Silverberg

Chief Strategy and Innovation Officer, Digital Cities, Dell

Ann Dunkin

Chief Strategy and Innovation Officer, Dell State & Local Government

Matthew Rosenquist

CISO, Inc.; Formerly Intel Corp Cybersecurity Strategist

Raimundo Rodulfo

Chief Innovation Officer /Director of Information Service, City of Coral Gables

Scott McNealy

Silicon Valley Legend; Co-Founder, Sun Microsystems

Jared Mondschein

Rand Corporation

Pamela Gupta

CEO, OutSecure; GCTC CPAC COVID-19 Task Force Lead

Kyla G.

Stanford University Student, Founder/CEO of Bits N' Bytes Cybersecurity Education & Co-Founder of GirlCon Chicago

Carolyn Rodz

Co-Founder, Hello Alice

Jesse Lin

COO, Qathena /Order Guru

Nathan Chung

Ernst & Young

Karen Jensen

Saaby Consulting

David Balenson

SRI International

Davis Hake

Co-Founder and VP of Business Development,

Alex Banh

City and County of San Francisco's Mayor's Office of Housing and Community Development

Preston Rhea

Director of Engineering, Policy Program, Monkeybrains

Mei Lin Fung

Co-Founder, People Centered Internet

Orrian Willis

City and County of San Francisco's Office of Workforce Development

Julian H. Perez, AICP, CFM

Economic Development Director, City of Coral Gables

Chappie Jones

Vice Mayor, City of San Jose

Steven Nelson

City College of San Francisco

Jake Margolis

CISO, Southern California Metropolitan Water District

Kansen Chu

Assemblymember, California

Kansen Chu

Assemblymember, California

Yusuf Abdul-Qadir

Director at New York Civil Liberties Union

Katrina Destrée

Director of Privacy, KUMA

Marcelo Peredo

CISO, City of San Jose

Matt Weber

Speaker, Grow with Google;

James Burd

Acting Chief Privacy Officer, CISA, DHS

Victor Fang, Ph.D.

Founder and CEO, AnChain

John David

CEO, Amnick

Michael Sherwood

Chief Innovation Officer, City of Las Vegas

Dennis King

Hispanic Chamber of Commerce and SBDC Silicon Valley Executive Director

Dan Sutherland

Chief Counsel, CISA, DHS

Benny Lee

SMC Public WiFi Program Director, County of San Mateo


Professor, Syracuse University

Lily Mei

Mayor, City of Fremont

Zafer Sahinoglu

General Manager at MELIC (Mitsubishi Electric Innovation Center)

Jon Walton

CIO, San Mateo County

Niloufer Tamboly

Cybersecurity Career Talk

Marco Ciappelli


Judy Kuang

Chinatown Community Development Center

Limor Schafman

Keystone Tech Group; Smart Buildings

Kevin McClelland

SMB Expert

Carmen Marsh

CEO, Inteligenca

Jimmy Sanders

President, SF Bay Area ISSA

Julie Clowes

SBA District Director

Dr. Sara Rushinek

Professor, University of Miami Business School

Justin Daniels

General Counsel, Cybersecurity /Data Protection SME, Baker Donelson (Curiosity Lab Enabler)​

Jonathan Nunez

Commander, California Cybersecurity Integration Center (Cal-CSIC), Governor’s Office of Emergency Services (Cal OES)

Zulfikar Ramzan

Chief Digital Officer, RSA

Noureen N.

Cybersecurity Mentors

Paul Wertz

President, Atlanta Chapter, AFCEA

Carter Schoenberg


Jean Rice

NITRD Computing-Enabled Networked Physical Systems Interagency Working Group and Federal Fast Track 5G Committee, NTIA

Tony Batalla

CTO & Head of IT, City of San Leandro

Margaret Jackson

Small Business Development Center Program Director, Ohlone College Tri-Cities Career Center

Andreas Kuehn

Eastwest Institute

Matthew Bailey

Author, Artificial Intelligence for Humanity, Board Director,

Jessica Santos

Lecturer and Scientist, Brandeis University

Sean Martin


David Rhodes

Attorney, City of Peachtree Corners, Georgia

Steven Yang

Michael Melore


Scott Tousley

Senior Executive, Cyber Programs, Splunk

Keith Clement

Prof of Criminology, CA State U, Fresno; Chair, Workforce Dev/Edu Subcommittee of CA Governor's Cybersecurity Task Force

Prashant K

Lead, OWASP SV Chapter

John MacInnis

President, ISC2 SV

Dave Cortese

Board of Supervisor, County of Santa Clara

Dhez Woodworth

Economic Development Officer, San Jose City

Pamela Vavra

Co-Chair, Silicon Valley SCORE

Rod Soto

Founder, Pacific Hackers Conference

Chloe Messdaghi

Co-Founder, WoSEC; VP of Strategy, Point3 Security

Marsali Hancock

Distinguished Scholar, MediaX, Stanford University; Board Chair, Adaptable Security; President and CEO, EP3 Foundation

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