VetSuccess: Scholarships & Jobs for Veterans in Cybersecurity

December 11, 2014 • 3:00 – 5:00 pm EST

 The Center for Strategic & International Studies (CSIS) and SANS Institute will host a breakfast for the launch of VetSuccess, a scholarship program for U.S. military veterans that will provide advanced technical training, certifications, and high-skilled jobs in cybersecurity.

In the pilot phase of this program, VetSuccess will provide scholarships to twelve Air Force veterans to receive training and certifications in network intrusion detection, incident handling, and cybersecurity foundations. Scholarship recipients will also be matched with highly sought-after jobs in cybersecurity.
Keynote Address
Senator Thomas Carper (D-DE)
Chairman, Senate Homeland Security and Government Affairs Committee
Panel One
Alan Paller
The SANS Institute
CMSgt. Charles (Chip) E. Campbell
United States Air Force
Maura Sullivan [Invited]
Assistant Secretary for the Office of Public & Intergovernmental Affairs
U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs
Panel Two
Mike Denning
Vice President, Global Security
Verizon Enterprise Solutions
Patrick Reidy
Vice President, Global Cybersecurity
Arlin Halstead
Senior Vice President of Human Resources
James A. Lewis
Director and Senior Fellow
Center for Strategic & International Studies


James Andrew Lewis
Senior Vice President; Pritzker Chair; and Director, Strategic Technologies Program

Denise E. Zheng