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Homeland Security - Trusted Identities Realization for Government

Marne E. Gordan to discuss homeland security, services & benefits efforts in the everyday business environment at GovIT Expo

Threat and fraud was once the sole domain of men in trench coats. However, they are now found in areas including employee screening, benefit claims, and identity theft. Marne E. Gordan, a Regulatory Analyst for IBM's Corporate Security Strategy Group, will explore these topics and bring the discussion to the everyday business environment in a breakout session to be given at SYS-CON's 1st Annual Government IT Conference & Expo (GovITExpo).

1st Annual Government IT Conference & Expo is taking place on October 6, 2009, at the Hyatt Regency on Capitol Hill in Washington, DC., and you can attend both Gordan's session and the entire event FREE by use of the guest code VIPguest here [case sensitive]

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Threat and fraud are still at the forefront of Government homeland security, services and benefits efforts, but this session will bring the discussion to the everyday business environment. It could be used for building National ID system, issuing Government services & benefits IDs like Passports, PDS Ration Cards, watching borders, improving the intelligence system. Join the discussion on IBM's initiative for Trusted Identities Realization for Government.

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About the Speaker
Marne E. Gordan is a Regulatory Analyst for IBM's Corporate Security Strategy Group, where she is responsible for maintaining intelligence on prevalent regulations and standards related to information security and IT governance. Previously, she was Director of Regulatory Affairs for Cybertrust, where she built the information security and privacy compliance practice and managed industry relations in financial services and health care, as well as the Federal Government and International markets. Gordan has authored a number of white papers on security and privacy, numerous articles on security standards and Federal regulations, and is a regular contributor to leading technology publications.

About 1st Annual Government IT Conference & Expo
Government IT Conference & Expo (GovITExpo.com), which is being held October 6, 2009 in Washington, DC, builds on the success of SYS-CON's Cloud Computing Expo, the fastest-growing conference anywhere in the world devoted to the delivery of massively scalable IT as a service using Internet technologies. Agency CIOs and CTOs need the flexibility to choose the best tools to accomplish their mission regardless of platform. Cloud computing, virtualization, SOA, security and compliance are among the major themes of the technical program.

October 6 Keynote from the Deputy CIO of the CIA
The Opening Keynote at the 1st GovIT Expo is being given by Jill Tummler Singer, Deputy Chief Information Officer at the Central Intelligence Agency (CIA). It is titled "Enterprise Cloud Computing - The Infrastructure's Ultimate Revenge."

With GovITExpo we widen and broaden our reach to embrace those who are bringing technology into the Federal domain. This high-energy event is a must-attend for senior technologists involved in Government IT at every level including CIOs, CTOs, directors of infrastructure, VPs of technology, IT directors and managers, network and storage managers, network engineers, enterprise architects, and communications and networking specialists.

There are breakout sessions on the security issues that are unique to the Cloud, such as the crucial distinction between Private and Public clouds. Expert speakers from government and the software industry alike will be looking at issues such as the requirements for how companies can handle government information and how information can be most successfully shared by multiple clouds.

Doing more with less is the new reality for most IT departments, and the Government is no exception. So the cost-effectiveness of technologies such as Virtualization are also foremost on the agenda, which you can view by clicking on the middle link below:

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GovIT Sponsors & Exhibitors
Sponsors and exhibitors for the 1st Annual Government IT Conference & Expo include PerspecSys Inc. (www.perspecsys.com), 3Tera (www.3tera.com), Dataline (www.dataline.com), Fig Leaf Software (www.figleaf.com), JackBe (www.jackbe.com), and Web Age Solutions (www.webagesolutions.com).

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