November 08, 2016
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM

2016 Converge Tour – San Diego

The 2016 Alliance Cybersecurity Converge Tour is a 10 city student engagement initiative that will support our schools and students nationwide. We've partnered with Project Lead The Way to develop cybersecurity curriculum for 8,000 schools and 2.4 million students

The Alliance Converge Tour is our pledge to bridge the gap between industry & education, interacting 1 on 1 with students and educators toward the advancement of our industry

Agenda Highlights

  • Cyber Security Keynote - FBI
  • Cyber career paths - Information Security Leadership Panel
  • Virtual Capture The Flag exercise for students
  • Networking Reception for Cyber Security Professionals & Partners


  • Darren Bennett
    Western Region Lead, Computer Scientist, FBI
  • John Caruthers
    Supervisory Special Agent, FBI
  • Kris Virtue
    Head, Global Information Security, Qualcomm & Cyber Security Center of Excellence
  • Charles Renert
    Vice President, Cybersecurity, ViaSat
  • Matt Harrigan
    President & CEO, Packetsled
  • Stephan Chenette
    Co-Founder and CEO, AttackIQ
  • Kenneth Slaght
    (Ret.) Admiral & Co-Chair & President, San Diego Cyber Center of Excellence