ATLANTA (April 8th, 2016) – This Wednesday, The Technology Association of Georgia (TAG) and its new national trade association, the National Technology Security Coalition (NTSC) partnered with New York based company, CyberSummitUSA’s Atlanta Cyber Security Summit. The Atlanta Cyber Security Summit was an exclusive C-Level conference where more than 300 senior level security executives learned the latest solutions on how to best protect highly vulnerable business applications and critical infrastructure.
At the inaugural event, the keynote address was delivered by the Honorable John P. Carlin, Assistant Attorney General for National Security. Atlanta renowned information security experts Alan Davis, Special Agent U.S. Secret Service and Chad Hunt, Supervisor of Computer Intrusion Squad of the Atlanta Field Office provided informative security briefings.
TAG’s new national trade association the National Technology Security Coalition (NTSC) hosted its inaugural roundtable discussion at the event. The topic of the roundtable discussion was “Aligning National Public Policy with Cybersecurity Realities” moderated by NTSC board member, Tim Callahan the Global CISO for Aflac. NTSC Board Members: Pete Chronis, CISO for Turner Broadcasting Inc., Kevin Gowen, CISO for Synovus and Calvin Rhodes, CIO for State of Georgia and forty other senior security executives discussed the importance to advocate for national policies affecting the technology security industry.
About the National Technology Security Coalition (NTSC)
National Technology Security Coalition (NTSC) is a non-profit, non-partisan organization that will drive the national dialogue on technology security in the United States. The mission of NTSC is to effectively forge a coalition of information security stakeholders to help reverse the accelerating pace of disruption to our nation’s information systems.
For more information visit NTSC website at www.ntsc.org
About The Technology Association of Georgia (TAG)
The Technology Association of Georgia (TAG) is the leading technology industry association in the state, serving more than 30,000 members and hosting over 200 events each year. TAG serves as an umbrella organization for 34 industry societies including the TAG Info Security Society. Each Society provides rich content for TAG constituents. TAG’s mission is to educate, promote, and unite Georgia’s technology community to foster an innovative and connected marketplace that stimulates and enhances a tech-based economy.
For more on TAG visit www.tagonline.org or TAG’s community website at www.hubga.com. For more information on TAG Info Security Society visit: http://www.tagonline.org/chapters-and-societies/information-security/