Defense Sector

Cybersecurity: Defense Sector Summit

In Partnership with the State of Michigan’s MEDC!

March 13-14, 2018

Troy Marriott
200 W. Big Beaver Road
Troy, Michigan


Platform cybersecurity… UNCENSORED!

Thank you to those who were able to be a part of our 2017 Summit! It was once again, an environment that provided a great platform for conversation as we work towards solutions to address the ongoing platform cybersecurity challenges.

NDIA Michigan has made the commitment to be a driving force in ensuring that there is a platform to continue the conversation on platform cybersecurity.

As a follow up from the 2017 Cybersecurity: Defense Sector Summit, NDIA Michigan will be “Continuing the Conversation” through quarterly “Hot Topic” roundtable discussions.

If you have an interest in receiving information regarding upcoming “Hot Topic” roundtable discussions, please email us at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .

Please feel free to include “Hot Topics” of interest.

Speakers included…
  • Cybersecurity and Cyberwar P.W. Singer, Author of "Ghost Fleet" and "Cybersecurity and Cyberwar: What Everyone Needs to Know"
  • Betsy L. Freeman, (retired) Deputy Chief Information Officer for Business Process and Systems Review, Department of Defense; Vice President, Regional Operations, Ascolta, LLC
  • Daniel B. Prieto, (retired) Director, Cybersecurity National Security Council
  • Jeffrey Massimilla, Chief Product Cybersecurity Officer, General Motors
  • SSA Thomas Winterhalter, Deputy Principal Liaison to NSA and U.S. Cyber Command (USCC), FBI - Cyber Division
Don’t miss out on hearing Conversation Panels such as…
  • “Platform Cyber from TARDEC’s Perspective” – hear from TARDEC Cyber Leads
  • “Threat Trends/ Adversarial Mitigation” Conversation Panel – from a commercial automotive and defense perspective
  • “What are the Seams that Create Vulnerabilities/Supply Chain Impact” Conversation Panel – Ensuring platform integrity

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Hot Topic Roundtable Quarterly Discussions