Capstone Presentation & Networking Reception

Location: Le Laboratoire at ArtScience - Kendall Square, Cambridge


Capstone Presentation

Join top cybersecurity industry leaders for a Capstone Presentation and Networking Reception the evening of Sept. 13th. MIT President Rafael Reif will open the program with remarks on Meeting Cybersecurity Workforce and Talent Challenges. Two panel discussions will follow featuring topics on attracting & retaining cybersecurity talent, hiring decisions, top skills needed, and competition.


Rafael Reif, President Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) 


  Rafael Reif, President 

  Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)


Panel Discussions


Closing the Cybersecurity Talent and Workforce Gap 


  • Moderator: Lou Shipley, CEO, Black Duck Software 
  • Paul Martini, CEO/Co-Founder, iBoss  
  • Christina Luconi, Chief People Officer, Rapid7
  • Secretary Rosalin Acosta, Executive Office of Labor & Workforce Development

Session Captain: Ernesto DiGiambattista, CEO, Cybric


Mass Cybersecurity Forum Cyber Trek Report Outs and Wrap Up


  • Christopher Crummey, Executive Director, IBM X-Force Command Center    
  • Maria Lewis Kussmaul, Co-Founder & Partner, AGC Partners     
  • Ann Margulies, Vice President & Chief Information Officer, Harvard University
  • Navjot Singh, Managing Partner, Boston, McKinsey & Company    


Mass Cybersecurity Forum NETWORKING RECEPTION:

Sponsored by Bank of America & MACP

Please join all attendees immediately following the Capstone Presentation for the Mass Cybersecurity Forum Networking Reception at Café ArtScience, conveniently located next to Le Laboratoire. The Networking Reception will allow attendees to revisit the day’s events, make new connections, and experience Café ArtScience’s innovative cuisine and beverages.