Who Should Attend: Government, Military, and Industry at all levels who are DoD Acquisition and Engineering professionals, Small Businesses, Technology Providers
Join us on September 20th for news you can use! Hear from the Blue Cyber Director, Kelley Kiernan. She will talk about ALL the free resources to support your company on its cybersecurity journey. We’ll talk about understanding the DFARS, Incident Reporting Requirements, comprehensive cyber strategies, the SPRS Score and other information you can use that day to build a layered cyber defense for your, vital U.S. Small Business.
For registration or technical questions, please email: [email protected]
All Blue Cyber materials and event sign-up can be found on the Blue Cyber webpage: https://www.safcn.af.mil/CISO/Small-Business-Cybersecurity-Information/
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Ms. Kelley KiernanChief Technology Officer, Department of Navy SBIR/STTR Program
Kelley Kiernan is the Chief Technology Officer of the Department of Navy SBIR/STTR Program. Kelley Kiernan is a cybersecurity and small business ecosystem leader, who applies her experience in industry, NASA, and as an Air Force officer/pilot/engineer/scientist to pave the wayfor small business innovation. A graduate of the U.S. Air Force Academy and a certified cybersecurity professional, Kelley's champion leadership brings robust cybersecurity within the reach of current and future Department of Defense contractors.Image
Ken CarkhuffDAU Small Business Learning Director
Mr. Carkhuff is responsible for leading the life cycle activities of assigned Small Business Professional (SBP) learning assets. He also serves as a professor for all instructor-led SBP courses. He was the first DoD acquisition professional to earn the new DoD Small Business Professional Credential in May 2021.
He is a retired naval officer and former SH-60B helicopter pilot with over 2500 flight hours. He is a graduate of the United States Naval Academy (BS, Physical Science), the Naval War College (MA, National Security and Strategic Studies), the Naval Postgraduate School (MS, Contract Management) and Liberty University (EdS, Educational Leadership). He is a member of the Defense Acquisition Corps.