From the Nation’s Capital: Addressing the Critical Demand for Cyber Pros


This special program presented by (ISC)² focuses on the many challenges facing the cyber community. Francis Rose explores these issues with Dan Waddell, the managing director for North America for (ISC)² .

Topics include:

  • New administration, new cyber agenda
  • The importance of cybersecurity to Americans
  • Insider Threat
  • Learning from cyber breaches
  • Cybersecurity National Action Plan
  • Cyber legislation
  • Impact of the Continuing Resolution
  • the (ISC)² Mission: Inspiring a safe and secure world
  • (ISC)² certification programs
  • (ISC)² CyberSecureGov
  • The need for cybersecurity professionals
  • The Global Information Security Workforce Study
  • Garfield (yes the cat) new role in promoting cybersecurity


This program was underwritten by (ISC)²