(PRWEB) June 24, 2011
Who: Mocana, Symantec and Codenomicon will host an exclusive, invitation-only executive breakfast and roundtable, called the Amphion Forum Federal, to foster discussions among the best and brightest in the device space about the issues presented by the unprecedented proliferation of poorly-secured connected devices across the federal space.
Request an invitation: The Amphion Forum is invitation-only. To request an invitation, please visit: http://amphionforum.com/federal11
What: Amphion Forum attendees will engage in interactive sessions that explore the most compelling ideas for realizing the potential of the "Internet of Things”. Some of the luminaries and iconoclasts that will participate in the Amphion Forum Federal in D.C. include Major General James D. Bryan, U.S. Army (ret'd); Ryan Brewer, PhD, CISO, Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services; Robert Pate, VP Cybersecurity, SAIC; Joe Pasqua, VP Research, Symantec; and Kenneth D. Rogers, Director IT Strategic Planning, US Department of State. For a full event agenda, please visit: http://www.amphionforum.com/federal11.
When: Wednesday, July 20, 2011, 8:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
Where: The Madison Hotel: 1177 15th St. NW, Washington, DC 20005
Why: The Amphion Forum was founded to provide a venue for stakeholders in the smart device economy to share solutions and forge a clear direction for the future of the “Internet of Things.” Event organizers strive to foster a “World Economic Forum-type” environment where big thinkers can share ideas for solving some of the most pressing problems facing the global device infrastructure, and hopefully resulting in better medical electronics, increased energy security and safer industrial automation.
Event contact: Kate Reed, Atomic PR, kate(at)atomicpr(dot)com, (415) 593-1400
Mocana is developing the industry's only device-independent Smart Device Security platform that secures all aspects of IP addressable devices as well as the information, applications and services that run on them. Mocana's solutions dramatically increase confidence, trust and compliance among OEMs, service providers and their customers. Every day, millions of people use products sold by over 150 companies that leverage Mocana's Device Security solutions, including Cisco, Honeywell, Dell, General Electric, General Dynamics, Avaya and Harris, among others. Mocana recently won Frost & Sullivan's Technology Innovation of the Year award for Device Security, and was named to the Red Herring Global 100 as one of the "top 100 privately-held technology companies in the world."