ISACA South Florida today announced that Michael Echols former Director, Cyber Joint Program Management Office, U.S. Department of Homeland Security will Keynote their Information Technology Governance in Government (ITGIG) Conference scheduled for May 19th at BAHIA MAR Fort Lauderdale Beach, Florida.

ISACA South Florida today announced that Michael Echols former Director, Cyber Joint Program Management Office, U.S. Department of Homeland Security will Keynote their Information Technology Governance in Government (ITGIG) Conference scheduled for May 19th at BAHIA MAR Fort Lauderdale Beach, Florida.

ITGIG Conference is the premier ISACA conference for South Florida IT executives in the public sector. It is aimed at fostering better governance practices for IT Investments in our government and non-profit entities. The conference will provide opportunities for IT leaders (CIOs, CISOs, CSOs, CTOs, and IT Directors ) to share their experiences on what works and what does not.

  1. Governing Emerging Smart City Technologies and their Risks to Create Strategic Value  –Michael Echols(Keynote Speaker), CEO, International Association of Certified ISAOs (former Director, Cyber Joint Program Management Office, U.S. Department of Homeland Security) 
  2. Cyber Risk is Government Risk: Maintaining Effective Cyber Security Governance in the Digital Age. –  Michael Watson- CISO, Commonwealth of Virginia
  3. Governing Data for Optimum Benefits in Governance.  – Larry Whiteside Jr., Co-Founder & Executive VP, International Consortium of Minority Cybersecurity Professionals (ICMCP) 
  4. Cyber Disruption Response Planning – Eric Sweden, Program Director, Enterprise Architecture & Governance, NASCIO 
  5. Implementing NIST Cybersecurity Framework using CoBIT 5 –  Tom Conkle, Cybersecurity Engineer, G2 Inc. (Co-author of the ISACA Implementing the NIST Cybersecurity Framework)   
  6. Panelists: TBD
    1. Agnes Kirk, CISO, State of Washington
    2. Angela Polania , Managing Principal, Elevate
    3. Nicholas Spinks – Moderator