FAIRFAX, Va., May 12, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Salient CRGT, Inc. a leading provider of Agile software development, data analytics, mobility, cyber security, and infrastructure solutions, today announced that Chuck McGann has been invited to participate as a distinguished speaker and cyber security expert at the 4th annual (ISC)2 CyberSecureGov, to be held May 19-20, 2016, at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center in Washington, D.C. This two-day training event brings together luminaries from government, academia, and industry to address a variety of government cyber issues from a holistic perspective.
"With a unique perspective on what is at stake, cyber security professionals are being called as agents of change to influence and empower the government's progress at all levels," said Dan Waddell, CISSP, CAP, PMP, managing director, North America Region and director of U.S. Government Affairs, (ISC)2. "This year's CyberSecureGov training event is designed to shake up the status quo and incite progress in new ways."
Mr. Charles McGann, formerly Corporate Information Security Officer at the U.S. Postal Service (USPS), is Salient CRGT's Chief Cyber Strategist and focuses on cyber security protection service offerings. While at the USPS, he oversaw security for one of the world's largest corporate infrastructures, supporting more than 30,000 locations; 600 enterprise applications; and over 500,000 employees across the agency. Mr. McGann holds CISSP and CISM certifications as well as an Information Assurance Methodology certification from the National Security Agency. He previously co-chaired the (ISC)2 U.S. Government Advisory Council (USGAC), is a current council member; is a participant in the EC-Council Foundation initiatives; and serves on the government education advisory board at Symantec and on the customer advisory board at RedSeal Networks.
"I am honored to be speaking at CyberSecureGov this year. I have been involved with this conference for several years. There are always excellent, dynamic speakers with informative talks about the most pressing issues in cyber security. It is a great opportunity to meet other experienced professionals and discuss the newest cyber strategies and technologies," said Chuck McGann. "With the number of unplanned cyber events occurring, I'm bringing some personal perspective to the conference with a presentation on 'After the Breach – Learning How to Get Through it', based on several events occurring during my time as a CISO and the lessons learned about the response process and after actions."
Themed Inspiring Change Agents in an Environment of Game-Changing Threats, the CyberSecureGov training program will include three tracks focused on Prevention, Detection and Resilience. For a complete list of 2016 CyberSecureGov speakers or to register to attend, please visit: http://cybersecuregov.isc2.org.
About Salient CRGT
Salient CRGT provides Agile software development, data analytics, mobility, cyber security and infrastructure solutions. We support these core capabilities with full lifecycle IT services and training—to help our customers meet critical goals for pivotal missions. We are purpose built for IT transformation supporting federal civilian, defense, homeland, and intelligence agencies, as well as Fortune 1000 companies. We use the most innovative talent delivery model in the industry, scientifically providing exactly the right people for the customers' most pressing requirements. Salient CRGT has earned a record of success with integration and operations of large‐scale, high‐volume solutions. On September 15, 2015, Salient and CRGT announced closing of the merger transactions – visit newsroom. For additional information on Salient and CRGT, visit www.salientcrgt.com.
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