The Women Leaders in Cybersecurity Webinar was held on Tuesday, April 6th at CISA.gov/live. We were excited to convene leading female information technology experts for an interactive discussion on latest cybersecurity trends, including the rise of ransomware, cybersecurity policy developments, and the important role women play within the security community.
The webinar featured a Ted Talk by the Founder and Executive Director of Black Girls in Cyber, Talya Parker. The webinar also included an interactive panel discussion moderated by CISA Associate Director, Cybersecurity Division, Alexis K. Wales. The roundtable speakers included:
- Val Cofield, Deputy Assistant Director, Cybersecurity Division, Federal Bureau of Investigation;
- Megan Stifel, Executive Director, Americas, Global Cyber Alliance
- Jeanette Manfra, Director, Security and Compliance, Google Cloud
- Moira Bergin, Subcommittee Director, Cybersecurity, Infrastructure Protection, and Innovation Committee on Homeland Security
Registration for this webinar is not required. If you are unable to catch the live event at 1:00 p.m. EDT, please check back at CISA.gov/cisa-events to find the recording of the webinar.