ICMCP Announces National Conference Keynote Speaker: Chris Young, CEO – McAfee

The International Consortium of Minority Cybersecurity Professionals’ (ICMCP) Fourth National Conference today announced their Tuesday, September 18th keynote speaker, Chris Young, Chief Executive Officer, McAfee LLC.

“To have Chris Young’s support is wonderful; to have him participate as our keynote is outstanding!  ICMCP is very excited to add someone this important to the cyber and diversity discussion – someone who is also an incredible person – as our keynote speaker this year;” stated ICMCP president, Aric Perminter.  “Chris is a member of ICMCP’s Strategic Advisory Board and has always supported ICMCP and its mission.  Chris and McAfee believe strongly in the mission of diversity & inclusion.  Attendees will be excited about Chris’ participation, and we know they will benefit greatly from his sharing…we are very grateful to Chris and McAfee for their continued support of ICMCP!”

ICMCP has announced an impressive list of speakers for this year’s event including:

Rita Mitjans, Chief Diversity & Corporate Responsibility Officer, ADP
Chris Young, CEO, McAfee
Edna Conway, CSO, Global Value Chain, Cisco
Kirsten Davies, CISO, Estee Lauder Companies
Shamla Naidoo, CISO, IBM
Emily Heath, CISO, United Airlines
Renee Forney, Senior Director of Cyber Assurance, Capital One
Patrick Gaul, Executive Director, National Technology Security Coalition (NTSC)
Rodney Sampson, Chairman and CEO, The Opportunity Hub

These speakers will be joined by a distinguished list of over 25 presenters on various topics that impact minority cybersecurity professionals and organizations. See the full agenda and list of speakers here!

To register visit https://app.certain.com/profile/form/index.cfm?PKformID=0x3005953abcd.

The International Consortium of Minority Cybersecurity Professionals (ICMCP) was created as a 501(c)(3) non-profit association dedicated to the academic and professional success of minority cybersecurity students and professionals. Our mission is to achieve the consistent representation of women and minorities in the cybersecurity industry through programs designed to foster recruitment, inclusion, and retention – one person at a time. The ICMCP tackles the “great cyber divide” with scholarship opportunities, diverse workforce development, innovative outreach, and mentoring programs. For more information or to become a sponsor, please visit https://www.icmcp.org, follow @ICMCP_ORG on Twitter or visit the ICMCP LinkedIn page.