January 9, 2003

A week's focus on IT Security in an Open environment

mkuze writes: "Boundaryless Information Flow: Keeping IT Secure -

This looks like a pretty interesting collection, in one place, of government representation from the US, Japanese, the European Cummunity as well as representation from industry leading lights in the field of security.

Plenary Keynote Speakers:

Monday 3rd a.m. - An International Perspective on Securing Information Flow.

Includes speakers such as :

Howard Schmidt - Vice-Chair of President Bushâs Critical Infrastructure Protection Board.

Kei Harada-san, Senior Researcher, IT Security Centre, Information-technology Promotion Agency, Japan (IPA - an affiliated organization to the Japanese Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry (METI)).

Andrea Servida, Head of Sector, European Commission, DG INFSO C4.

Monday 3rd p.m. - Cybersecurity on the Front Line.

Includes speakers such as :

Len Hynds, Detective Chief Superintendent, Head of National Hi-Tech Crime Unit, England and Wales.

Dr. Bill Hancock CISSP, Vice President Security and Chief Security Officer, Cable & Wireless.

Tuesday 4th a.m.- Securing Information Flow on Critical Networks.

Includes speakers such as :

Bill Cheswick - Chief Scientist, Lumeta Corporation.

Wednesday 5th â Identity Management.

Justin Taylor - Chief Strategist for Directory Services, Novell.

As well as the Joint interoperability workshop with the PCCA and the Mobile Management Forum (www.3ml.org ).

Thursday 6th -

Mobile Management Forum Secure Mobile Architecture (www.3ml.org) Requirements, Issues, and Architecture Framework.

On the same day - Secure Messaging - continues on Friday 7th Feb....

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