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Cybersecurity Workforce Panel Discussion

Moderator: Renee Forney, Executive Director of CyberSkills Management Support Initiative (CMSI), DHS

Panelists: Douglas Maughan, Director of Cybersecurity Division, DHS Science & Technology Directorate
Stephen Olechnowicz, IDA Researcher, Cyber Workforce Issues for the DoD Chief Information Officer
Robert Knake, Senior Fellow at the Council on Foreign Relations, and Former Director for Cybersecurity Policy (NSC)
Brendan Farrar-Foley, IDA Adjunct Staff Member and Chief Technology Officer, NAWAH Investments

Stephen Olechnowicz provides a brief introduction to Cybersecurity Workforce issues.

Renee Forney delivers opening remarks to start the discussion.

The panel discusses the challenges of Cybersecurity Workforce.

The floor is opened for questions to the panelists and further discussion.

Stephen Olechnowicz


Renee Forney


Rob Knake


The Cybersecurity Workforce Panel