2017 AFCEA Mid-America Cyberspace Symposium
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2017 Keynote Speakers

Lieutenant General Stephen Lyons
Deputy Commander, U.S. Transportation Command (USTRANSCOM)

Lieutenant General Ronnie Hawkins (ret.)
Hawkins Group and Former DISA Commander

Brigadier General Mitchel H. Butikofer
Vice Commander, Twenty-fourth Air Force, Deputy Commander, Air Forces Cyber, Deputy Commander, Joint Force Headquarters-Cyber, Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, Texas

Mrs. Gail Jorgenson
Member of the Senior Executive Service, Director, Acquisition, U.S. Transportation Command

Mr. Scott Anderson
Vice President,
Hybrid IT Transformation Solutions, Hewlett Packard Enterprise (HPE)

About the Symposium

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The AFCEA Mid-America Cyberspace Symposium is an event sponsored by the St. Louis Chapter of the Armed Forces Communications and Electronics Association (AFCEA). This year's theme is "Advancing Cyber Superiority... Securing America's Future". The agenda addresses cyber and security related topics, as well as how government and industry can work together to develop solutions for the future. With accomplished government and industry speakers and the opportunity to network with hundreds of professionals, the Symposium will facilitate change by presenting new concepts and ideas and promote efficiency and effectiveness as it relates to IT and transportation issues.


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The theme for the 2017 Symposium Advancing Cyber Superiority... Securing America's Future addresses current challenges for today's IT professional working in defense of our country and supporting the Department of Defense. The Symposium features a variety of plenary and breakout sessions that provide attendees with a forum for discussing current technology and solutions in Cyber Security, Technology and Governance. Join us now to be a part of this engaging event. Click here to view the full agenda.

Who Should Attend

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Professionals in government and industry working in the following areas can benefit from this Symposium:
  • Services-Oriented Architecture
  • Cyberspace Technology
  • IT Contracting
  • Unified Communications
  • Wireless Technologies
  • Information Security
  • Logistics
  • Global Supply Chain
  • Enterprise Architecture
  • Networking
  • Portfolio Management
  • Agile Development