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AN INSIDE LOOK: How Department of Homeland Security Protects Your Business

Date: 05/23/2016
Time: 11:30 am - 1:00 pm
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Greater Fort Lauderdale Chamber of Commerce
512 NE 3rd Avenue
Fort Lauderdale, FL 33301
Phone: 561-923-8881

How Is DHS Protecting Your Business from Cyber Threats?

Get an inside look, straight from the Department of Homeland Security. 

Join Deputy Assistant Secretary for Cybersecurity and Communications Gregory Touhill as he shares how DHS is acting as your national neighborhood watch system in cyberspace.
This is a first-hand look at the governmental protections in place for your business, plus discussion of the current risks and threats looming on the horizon.  Bring your questions!  



This event presented by


Gregory J. Touhill
Deputy Assistant Secretary for Cybersecurity and Communications
Department of Homeland Security


Brigadier General (retired) Gregory J. Touhill is the Deputy Assistant Secretary for Cybersecurity and Communications within the National Protections and Programs Directorate (NPPD) of the Department of Homeland Security (DHS), where he focuses on the development and implementation of operational programs designed to protect our government networks and critical infrastructure systems.

General Touhill retired from the U.S. Air Force in July 2013 after a distinguished career culminating as the Chief Information Officer and Director of Command, Control, Communications, and Cyber Systems at U.S. Transportation Command—one of the nation’s 10 combatant commands. A highly decorated combat leader, he served as the United States Defense Attaché to Kuwait and as the 81st Training Wing commander, where he established the Air Force’s Cyberspace Operations training programs and led the $1 billion rebuilding of Keesler AFB, Miss., in the aftermath of Hurricane Katrina.

General Touhill is a distinguished graduate of the Squadron Officer School, the Air Command and Staff College, and the Advanced Communications Officer Training school, where he received the Webb Award as the top graduate. He also is a graduate of the Air War College, the Armed Forces Staff College, the Harvard University John F. Kennedy School of Government Senior Executive Fellows program, and the University of North Carolina’s Logistics and Technology Program for Executives.

General Touhill maintains the Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP), Certified Acquisition Professional, and the Master Professional Director certifications.