Department of Homeland Security Hosts First National Cyber-Security Summit

WASHINGTON – The U.S. Department of Homeland Security host first National Cyber-Security Summit in New York City on July 31st.

The Summit brought together technology industry professionals and federal officials with the objective of creating an vision of collecting defense strategy to protect the United States infrastructure.

Vice President Pence, Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen M. Nielsen, Secretary of Energy, Rick Perry, Director of National Security Agency General Paul M. Nakasone, DHS Under Secretary Chris Krebs, U.S. Secret Service Director Randolph Alles and DHS Assistant Secretary Jeanette Manfra along with CEOs from across the technology industry, which includes the telecom, financial and energy sectors.

The list of impressive attendees discussed cybersecurity and critical infrastructure risk management.  Joined by hundreds across many industries.  DHS will continue to lead the federal government’s efforts.