EVENT - Cross Border Cyber Opportunities

Cyber colleagues, innovators, and opportunity ninjas,

THANKS for joining ISACA,  CANIETI, and IEEE / ISC2 for OUR first ever Cross Border Cyber Opportunities  event (almost 90 attendees at Coleman University) will help to synchronize / harmonize our mutual cyber efforts, offer international networking and potential business opportunities between TJ/MX and SD/SoCal/PacRim.   The agenda included:  a welcome message by Councilman Mark Kersey,  our mega-region overview by Robert J Watkins, CALIBAJA Chairman, an overview / best practices from the recent International World Congress IT event in Baja, MX,  an IA, security and privacy overview in doing business internationally,  multiple security groups views on cyber opportunities,  six quick cyber company product pitches, CUBIC’s cross border teaming experience, a “Privacy PAYS” perspective and more…






IEEE Cyber and ISC2




Privacy PAYS in many ways




Agenda (for Friday, 30 JAN)

08:00 – 08:30   Registration, Coffee, Refreshments, & Networking
08:30 – 08:45   Cross Border Cyber Opportunities Kickoff
08:45 – 09:30   Regional Teaming Opportunities (Robert J Watkins, CALIBAJA Chairman)
09:30 – 10:15   “Lessons learned from WCIT’s International Conference” (Sergio Langarica) & “IA, security and privacy overview in doing business internationally,” (Matt Stamper)
10:15 – 10:30   Coffee break & Networking
10:30 – 11:15   Hacking / Protections for first responders – how it applies globally (Rusty Sailors)
11:15 – 12:15   Local security groups overview (i.e. Infragard,  ISACA, ISSA,  IEEE, SOeC, and CSI-SD)
12:15 – 13:15   LUNCH (provided) – Introduction / opportunities with San Diego CCOE & CyberTECH
13:15 – 14:15   Six companies with Solutions to improve your IT/Security Environment
14:15 – 15:00   CUBIC  – Opportunities and challenges of doing business across borders
15:00 – 15:20   Ice cream social & Networking
15:20 – 16:00   Privacy PAYS and what really matters (Mike Davis (PbD Ambassador) & Jorge Sánchez (MX Space Agency))

16:00 – 16:45    Cyber Opportunities Panel – Day’s recap / Q&A with the speakers and special guests!