Government Matters (Full Show) – February 22, 2017


Takeaways from the RSA Conference
Bob Gourley, a partner at Cognitio and former chief technology officer at the Defense Intelligence Agency, discussed his primary takeaways from last week’s RSA Conference in San Francisco.

The importance of personnel to national cybersecurity
Earl Crane, CEO of Emergent Network Defense and former White House director of federal cybersecurity policy, discussed an op-ed he wrote for Defense One titled “‘You’re Fired!’ Will Not Fix Federal Cybersecurity.”

The future of civil service reform
Jeffrey Neal, senior vice president at ICF and former chief human capital officer at the Department of Homeland Security, discussed the future of civil service reform under Office of Management and Budget director Mick Mulvaney.