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Sponsors 2024

Title Sponsors

SOCSoter

Platinum Sponsor

SOCSoter provides a holistic view of potential threats by collecting and analyzing data from multiple sources. Avoid the complexity of dealing with multiple systems and instead access a single interface for streamlined security management. Revolutionizing the industry and setting a new standard to represent an elevated approach with advanced real intelligence.

Endpoint Detection and Response (EDR), Managed Cloud Monitoring, Managed Network Monitoring, Vulnerability Management, and Professional Compliance Services. With human and machine analysis, we provide 24/7 monitoring and detection, rapid investigation and mitigation, and expert threat identification and hunting.

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KTL Solutions

Gold Sponsor

KTL Solutions is a leading Microsoft Solutions Provider that delivers comprehensive management consulting and IT augmentation services tailored to the unique needs of DIB organizations. In addition to delivering ERP, CRM, business intelligence, and project management solutions across both GCC and GCC-High environments, KTL helps companies achieve CMMC compliance by creating a detailed CMMC roadmap for your company, identifying missing policies and procedures, and working with your team to implement the proper practices.

As a seasoned Certified Third-Party Assessor Organization (C3PAO), Redspin provides CMMC consulting and assessment services along with CMMC training, managed security, managed cloud, and managed compliance services. These tailored-to-you services ensure not only compliance but also mitigate the risk of security incidents. Our mission is to move federal contractors to a more secure, compliant, and resilient state to help protect the Defense Industrial Base and navigate the complex landscape of CMMC effectively.

Together at CMMC Day, KTL and Redspin showcase their partnership, grounded in a shared commitment to providing contractors with unparalleled expertise and CMMC experience. At the core of the Redspin and KTL partnership lies a dedication to empowering the Defense Industrial Base with CMMC excellence. This partnership offers DIB contractors solutions to take them from any stage of the CMMC preparation process through to CMMC certification and ongoing compliance, ensuring an efficient and smooth navigation of their CMMC journey.

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NeoSystems

Gold Sponsor

NeoSystems empowers government contractors and NPOs to focus on growing their businesses. At NeoSystems, we’re experts who live and breathe compliance, regulatory standards, and reporting requirements so our clients don’t need to. With more than twenty years of experience, we provide outsourced backoffice managed services for accounting, finance, HR, payroll, IT, and information security that enable contractors to efficiently and compliantly run their businesses. Additionally, our professional services help them improve daily operations and overall productivity.

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C3 Integrated Solutions

Silver Sponsor, Track Sponsor, Dine Around Host

C3 Integrated Solutions specializes in supporting the U.S. Defense Industrial Base with a complete portfolio of IT, security, and compliance solutions. Unlike other approaches to CMMC compliance, our Steel Root solutions portfolio prescribes a structured path toward CMMC certification that enables defense contractors to meet technical, operational, and administrative requirements with confidence.

For defense contractors focused on CMMC compliance in order to secure or renew DoD contracts, our proven approach minimizes the risk of non-compliance, accelerates compliance timelines, and limits business disruption.

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Carahsoft Technology Corp.

SIlver Sponsor

Carahsoft Technology Corp. is The Trusted Government IT Solutions Provider®, supporting Public Sector organizations across Federal, State and Local Government agencies, Education and Healthcare markets and the Defense Industrial Base. As the Master Government Aggregator® for our vendor partners, we deliver solutions for Cybersecurity, MultiCloud, DevSecOps, Big Data, Artificial Intelligence, Open Source, Customer Experience and Engagement, and more. Working with resellers, systems integrators and consultants, our sales and marketing teams provide industry leading IT products, services and training through hundreds of contracts. Founded in 2004, Carahsoft is headquartered in Reston, Virginia and employs more than 3,000 professionals dedicated to serving the Public Sector.

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MNS Group

Silver Sponsor

MNS Group is a cybersecurity-focused MSP, MSSP, and Compliance services company. As authorized C3PAOs we commit to high standards: we are ISO 27001 and ISO 9001 certified company, with over 20 years of experience in cybersecurity, technology, and business processes. We are honored to serve our clients who serve our country.

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Leading Sponsors

Booz Allen Hamilton

Exclusive Opening Lunch Host Sponsorship

Trusted to transform missions with the power of tomorrow’s technologies, Booz Allen Hamilton advances the nation’s most critical civil, defense, and national security priorities. We lead, invest, and invent where it’s needed most—at the forefront of complex missions, using innovation to define the future. We combine our in-depth expertise in AI and cybersecurity with leading-edge technology and engineering practices to deliver impactful solutions. Combining more than 100 years of strategic consulting expertise with the perspectives of diverse talent, we ensure results by integrating technology with an enduring focus on our clients. We’re first to the future—moving missions forward to realize our purpose: Empower People to Change the World®.

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Celerium

Conference Bag Sponsor

Celerium engineers cyber defense, detection, and containment solutions that are easy to implement and manage with minimal IT effort. Through our Cyber Defense Network™ (CDN), we power active cyber defense solutions that are easy to implement and effective in the key areas of network threat detection and blocking and data breach detection and containment — with an emphasis on community defense. By helping improve collective defense of communities, we can make cybersecurity efforts more impactful. We also provide insights about CMMC 2.0 and NIST 800-171 compliance through online, self-paced training courses. Let us partner with you on your cybersecurity journey.

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FutureFeed

Conference Track Sponsor + Exhibitor

Attain, Maintain, and Prove CMMC Compliance Anytime with FutureFeed as your platform of choice.

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Gray Analytics

Badge/Lanyard Sponsor
An engineering and cybersecurity firm providing comprehensive consultation and support services for various cybersecurity frameworks including CMMC, NIST, and RMF.  Additionally, Gray Analytics is a Certified Third-Party Assessment Organization (C3PAO), enabling us to conduct CMMC assessments for organizations seeking compliance.
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IsI Enterprises

Conference Track Sponsor + Exhibitor

At IsI Enterprises, we take immense pride in our specialization in CMMC compliance. With a
seasoned team boasting hundreds of years of collective experience and four Registered
Practitioners (RPs) on staff, we’re dedicated to ensuring adherence to NIST 800-171 standards and facilitating seamless preparation for CMMC assessments. Beyond our expertise, we handle
comprehensive vendor management, leveraging a meticulously vetted tool stack to meet
compliance and cybersecurity requirements effectively. We firmly believe that compliance
should not be a hurdle but rather a competitive advantage, and we’re committed to guiding you through every step of the process.

IsI was established in 2010 offering Managed Security Services tailored to support FSOs in all
facets of industrial security and compliance. Today, in addition to our renowned Managed
Security Services, we proudly provide comprehensive Managed IT Services and our proprietary
software, Security Control, designed to streamline compliance for DoD contractors.

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Kiteworks

Opening Reception Host + Conference Track Sponsor

Kiteworks enables organizations to effectively manage risk in every send, share, receive, and save of sensitive content. We created a platform that delivers content governance, compliance, and protection to customers. The platform unifies, tracks, controls, and secures sensitive content moving within, into, and out of their organization, significantly improving risk management while ensuring regulatory compliance.

With on-premises, private cloud, hybrid, and FedRAMP deployment options, the Kiteworks platform provides the security and governance C-suite leaders need to protect their organizations, mitigate risk, and adhere to rigorous compliance regulations such as NIST CSF, HIPAA, SOX, GDPR and FISMA, among others. 

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NeQter Labs

Exclusive WiFi Service Provider

NeQter Labs is a cybersecurity software company dedicated to providing affordable DFARS/NIST SP 800 171/CMMC compliance solutions to the SMB market. The NeQter Labs software suite combines multiple tools into a single solution, providing you with a global view of your company’s network. Our platform combines Security Incident Event Management (SIEM), active alerting, inventory, and vulnerability scanning. Located in Swansea, MA, we have been loyally serving over 250 clients across the United States with our dedicated team of professionals.

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Tego

Conference Track Sponsor + Exhibitor

Tego is an engineering-led, forward-thinking technology team who creates a competitive advantage by solving problems and delivering results with remarkable efficiency. Collectively, we’ve spent decades solving IT and cybersecurity challenges while supporting the full spectrum of commercial and government entities of all sizes. We have an expert understanding of the strategies, tools, and methodologies that support mission-critical data center, security, and cloud services. Based in North Carolina, Tego has a strong commitment to fostering long-term relationships and delivering unparalleled support. For more information on Tego, visit http://www.tegodata.com.

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Exhibitors

archTIS

Exhibitor

archTIS is a global provider of data-centric software solutions for the secure collaboration of sensitive information. The company’s award-winning information security solution, NC Protect, adds policy-based, data-centric information security that is simple, fast and dynamic to Microsoft 365, GCC High, SharePoint on-premises, and Windows File Shares. Fine-grain access and data protection policies are based on file and user attributes (e.g., security classification, clearance level, department, nationality), and unique data protection capabilities include dynamic CUI tagging and labeling, redaction, persistent watermarks and more.

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Boston Government Services

Exhibitor

Boston Government Services (BGS) stands ready to help organizations achieve their CMMC and cybersecurity program goals. BGS has been providing NIST-compliant assessments since 2007 and completed more than one hundred System Security Plan reviews against NIST SP 800-171, NIST SP 800-53, and NIST SP 800-82. BGS is a CMMC Third-Party Assessment Organization (C3PAO) and Registered Provider Organization (RPO).

BGS considers the various business and mission strategies across the Enterprise and delivers solutions to enhance and enable those strategies. BGS directly impacts operational performance by delivering effective and sustainable solutions to meet evolving and emerging needs. BGS enables all sizes of businesses, government contractors and agencies to deliver information in a timely, targeted, prioritized, and actionable manner. BGS is headquartered in Oak Ridge, Tennessee.

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CKSS

Exhibitor

CKSS is an IT consulting firm that has accumulated over 14 years of experience in delivering streamlined, agile, and secure IT Systems and Networks to both Federal and Commercial clients. Our primary focus areas include Cybersecurity, IT Operations, and Cloud Services.

We have a long track record of helping our customers with NIST SP 800-53, NIST SP-171, GDPR, HIPAA, ISO 27001, and PCI -DSS Cybersecurity Requirements/Solutions.

We’ve assisted countless contractors across the United States in navigating the intricacies of DFARS 7012, NIST 800-171, and CMMC. Utilizing our wealth of experience, we’ve refined multiple solutions to enable our clients to achieve compliance with greater efficiency and cost-effectiveness.

We specialize in guiding clients through the entire NIST 800-171/CMMC Compliance lifecycle, including assessment, implementation, readiness, and managed services. Additionally, we offer NIST 800-171/CMMC Compliance Toolkits to expedite the compliance process and timeline. Our team consists of CISA Certified IT Auditors, Registered Practitioners, and Engineers.

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CohnReznick

Exhibitor

As a leading advisory, assurance, and tax firm, CohnReznick helps forward-thinking organizations achieve their vision by optimizing performance, maximizing value, and managing risk. Clients benefit from the right team with the right capabilities; proven processes customized to their individual needs; and leaders with vital industry knowledge and relationships. Headquartered in New York, NY with offices nationwide, the firm serves organizations around the world through its global subsidiaries and membership in Nexia International. For more information, visit http://www.cohnreznick.com.

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ecfirst

Exhibitor

Established in 1999, ecfirst delivers complete end-to-end AI, compliance, + cyber defense services across the United States and worldwide. ecfirst has completed several thousand information security assessments globally. The ecfirst Team has deep experience delivering solutions on various standards including NIST SP 800-53/171, CMMC, HIPAA, GDPR, ISO 27001/2, PCI-DSS and others. ecfirst is a U.S. Department of Defense (DoD) Authorized CMMC C3PAO Candidate, RPO, LPP, and LTP, providing both assessment readiness and CMMC certification training. As a CMMC LPP and LTP, ecfirst has developed officially approved CMMC training content for the CCP and CCA credentials. Further, ecfirst as a CMMC RPO performs CMMC readiness assessments. ecfirst is a HITRUST Authorized External Assessor, and has successfully collaborated with organizations to achieve and maintain HITRUST certification.

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Golden Five

Exhibitor

Golden Five is a Microsoft 365 GCC, GCCHigh, DoD reseller, Azure Gov Secret Reseller, and IT Managed Services Provider with 10 years in the IT industry and has accumulated over 300 years in collective experience. As a global Microsoft Technical Leader in 15 competencies with employees who are Microsoft Most Valuable Professionals, former Microsoft Full Time Employees & Contractors, they have direct access to Microsoft Product Groups.

As an award-winning US based small business, minority-owned & woman-owned company, Golden Five helps implement DFARS, NIST & CMMC compliance and has been serving Government, DoD contractors, DoE Partners, Education, & Defense Industry etc. in Microsoft Technologies, Cloud /Software /Hardware Resell, IT Services, Cyber Security, Resourcing. We partner alongside renowned industry leaders such as Microsoft, Dell, AWS, F5, Beyond Trust, Google, HP, IBM, Juniper Networks, Nutanix, Okta, Proofpoint, Tenable, Veeam, and Veritas, showcasing our collaborative approach towards delivering cutting-edge solutions and services.

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Ignyte Assurance Platform™

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Ignyte Assurance Platform™ is an award-winning cybersecurity firm with extensive experience in Cyber Defense & Regulatory compliance in the Federal, Defense Supplier, and Manufacturing. Ignyte is a FedRAMP-recognized 3PAO, ISO 17020 Accredited, and has a TS Facility Clearance. We occupy a unique niche of a non-traditional provider with commercial industry past performance and proprietary software & services to build, design, and deploy cybersecurity strategies to protect the enterprise, government prime, and subcontractors.

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ISEC7

Exhibitor

ISEC7 Government Services is a strategic digital workplace and mobility advisor and a proven leader in government digital workplace management, security, and field workforce optimization. For years government agencies have relied on ISEC7 Government Services to secure, manage, and support their digital workplace and mobile operations, enabling them to optimize the benefits of digital workplace technology.

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IntelliGRC

Exhibitor

Incepted on CMMC, IntelliGRC is a governance, risk management, and compliance platform built by cybersecurity practitioners to help every organization meet and exceed framework requirements.

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Key Management Solutions LLC

Exhibitor

One of the original NSA CSfC Trusted Integrators, KMS is a VOSB that provides Cybersecurity-focused RDT&E and ISSE services with an emphasis on NSA Quantum Resistant (QR) CSfC Solutions. Leveraging our NSA-approved Key Generation Solution (KGS) and NSA QR CSfC Immersion Course, KMS LLC is uniquely qualified to, and specializes in the mitigation of quantum threats to existing NSA CSfC deployments via our QR NSA CSfC implementation and Operational Support services.

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Kompleye

Exhibitor

Kompleye is a recognized cybersecurity and compliance audit organization that offers comprehensive solutions for different industries. We have in-depth knowledge and extensive experience with Cybersecurity Maturity Models including, CMMC, Federal Information Security Management Act (FISMA), FedRAMP, StateRAMP, the National Institute of Standards & Technology (NIST)/Risk Management Framework (RMF), ISMAP, ISO 27001-2013, NIST 800-171, HITRUST-CSF, CSA Star Attestation, as well as attestation examinations of the AICPA SOC 2 Trust Services Criteria (TSC).

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Network Coverage

Exhibitor

Network Coverage was founded in 1996 as an end-to-end Managed Service Provider, with focused attention on the intersection between sophisticated technology solutions and successful business strategy. We work with organizations to develop and deploy intelligent and intuitive solutions right at that intersection, navigating the complexity and opportunity across the technology landscape while addressing ever-growing compliance and security needs with industry leading expertise and experience.

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PEAK Complyance

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PEAK Compliance specializes in offering CMMC Coaching tailored specifically for DIB manufacturers. Unlike traditional methods that rely on costly gap assessments, our unique approach focuses on transformational change, guiding organizations through the implementation of NIST 800-171 standards. This preparation is crucial for achieving C3PAO certification, enabling them to secure DIB contracts. Our coaching program is designed around Human Centered Design principles, aimed at addressing cultural challenges within organizations. This approach facilitates the integration of a robust cybersecurity culture into the very DNA of the organization, ensuring a seamless melding of security practices with organizational ethos.

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Palo Alto Networks

Exhibitor

Palo Alto Networks is the world’s cybersecurity leader. Our next-gen security solutions, expert services, and industry-leading threat intelligence empower organizations across every sector to transform with confidence. For more information, visit https://www.paloaltonetworks.com/industry/federal.

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PreVeil

Exhibitor

PreVeil is a simple and compliant encrypted email and file sharing for small and medium enterprises serving the Defense Industrial base.

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Radicl

Exhibitor

RADICL provides SMBs serving America’s Defense Industrial Base (DIB) and critical infrastructure Xtended Threat Protection (XTP). RADICL’s purpose-built and proprietary XTP™ platform delivers SMBs deep-spectrum™ threat protection and compliance management that is quick, easy, and affordable. The RADICL XTP™ Platform powers an AI-augmented virtual Security Operations Center (vSOC) that delivers heavily automated and expert-driven threat monitoring, threat hunting, incident response, vulnerability management, security awareness training, and managed compliance adherence. RADICL enables SMBs in the DIB to spend more time running a profitable business to support our country and less time worrying about security and compliance.

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Rimstorm

Exhibitor

Rimstorm GovCon Enclave provides government contractors with a complete, cloud-based and cost-effective solution to meet CMMC requirements. Rapid implementation and ongoing support makes Rimstorm GovCon Enclave the obvious choice for DIB contractors handling Controlled Unclassified Information (CUI).

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Safelogic

Exhibitor

IPS 140 validated cryptography and encryption is a crucial requirement for modern cybersecurity frameworks such as FedRAMP, StateRAMP, Common Criteria, Cybersecurity Maturity Model Certification (CMMC), and DoD Approved Products List (APL). Vendors and custom software developers pursuing FIPS 140 validation by working with a consultant, certification lab, and NIST find the process difficult, expensive, and infamous for delays. This traditional approach can take two years or more. SafeLogic simplifies and streamlines the process via its unique FIPS Validation-as-a-Service that obtains FIPS 140 certificates in as little as two months. Then, SafeLogic keeps certificates Active over time so you can continue using them to support new procurements. Established in 2012, SafeLogic has an impressive roster of customers and partners, from prominent household names to tiny innovative startups, that have turned to SafeLogic as their trusted cryptography and encryption partner.

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Secude

Exhibitor

Secude, a Microsoft and SAP Partner, is a global leader for Zero Trust data protection and data governance. Secude has been protecting the data of Fortune 500 companies for over 25 years. Our Microsoft Purview Information Protection (MPIP) extension embeds Zero Trust protection and data governance into our customers sensitive files from creation, preventing data leakage, reputational damage and non-compliance. With branches in Europe, North America and Asia, Secude supports customers with the implementation of IT security strategies through a global network.

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SP6

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SP6 is a niche consulting and software firm offering expertise in cybersecurity and cyber compliance.

SP6 provides software and consulting expertise for security analytics and automation for SecOps, including SIEM, SOAR, and XDR. SP6 is a Splunk North America Partner of the Year (2023), delivering Splunk consulting and co-managed services.

SP6 also provides NIST-based software and consulting services to solve for DFARS & CMMC compliance mandates. SP6’s software automates data collection tied to the NIST 800-171 security framework. Consulting services include security and CMMC compliance gap assessments, remediation services, and continuous compliance monitoring, led by experienced CMMC Certified Professionals (CCPs).

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Summit Business Technologies

Exhibitor

Summit Business Technologies is an IT services and consulting firm with a focus on cybersecurity solutions to prevent, detect and remediate cybersecurity threats for commercial businesses, federal contractors and their supply chains. As an RPO, our compliance experts help businesses prepare for CMMC, focusing on education, remediation and maintenance. We are a Qualified Cybersecurity Seller for MD firms eligible for the MD Cybersecurity Tax Credit.

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Varonis

Exhibitor

Varonis is a leader in data security, fighting a different battle than conventional cybersecurity companies. Our cloud-native Data Security Platform continuously discovers and classifies critical data, removes exposures, and detects advanced threats with AI-powered automation.

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Virtru

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At Virtru, we empower organizations to easily unlock the power of data while maintaining control everywhere it’s stored and shared. More than 8,000 global customers trust Virtru to power their data-centric, Zero Trust strategies and safeguard their most sensitive data in accordance with the world’s strictest security standards. Virtru helps customers protect Controlled Unclassified Information (CUI) everywhere it’s shared, with NIST and DFARS compliant protections that position your organization for CMMC 2.0.

Creators of TDF (Trusted Data Format), the open industry standard for persistent data protection, Virtru provides encryption technology for data shared through email, collaboration tools, cloud environments, and enterprise SaaS applications. 

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Supporting Sponsors

Biometric Update.com

Association Sponsor

BiometricUpdate.com is the leading news property that publishes shareable breaking news, analysis, and research about the global biometrics market.

We provide the world’s leading news coverage and information on the global biometric technology market via the web and an exclusive daily newsletter. Our daily biometrics updates, industry perspectives, interviews, columns and in-depth features explore a broad range of modalities and methods, from fingerprint, voice, iris, and facial recognition, to cutting-edge technologies like DNA analysis and gait recognition, related identification tools such as behavioral biometrics, and non-biometric identification methods such as identity document verification and telephone forensics. Our coverage touches on all applications and issues dealt with in the sector, including national security, mobile identity, and border control, with a special emphasis on UN Sustainable Development Goal 16.9 to provide universal digital identification and the ID4Africa movement.

Our global audience of 2,000,000 readers each year includes governments, law enforcement agencies, financial institutions and many other other vertical industries along with OEMs, service providers, system integrators, enterprise and industry professionals.

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Inside Cybersecurity

Association Sponsor

Inside Cybersecurity delivers must-read news to stay ahead of a multitude of federal rules and requirements targeting federal and defense contractors, the tech industry, communications and telecom companies, software developers, consumer products, and industrial operations and manufacturing. Visit insidecybersecurity.com to sign up for a free, no-obligation trial or contact [email protected] for detailed subscription information.

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Inside Defense

Association Sponsor

Inside Defense, featuring four weekly newsletters — Inside the Pentagon, Inside the Air Force, Inside the Army and Inside the Navy — and the biweekly Inside Missile Defense, is the best, most comprehensive online news service for defense and aerospace professionals. We specialize in exclusive, hard-hitting news on Defense Department programs, procurement and policy-making. Visit insidedefense.com to sign up for a free, no-obligation trial or contact [email protected] for detailed subscription information.

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Resilient IT

Event Sponsor

Resilient IT is a result- based, risk management, security consulting firm that specializes in helping government contractors achieve their compliance requirements and maintaining their ability win government contracts.

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