Thu, Oct 10, 2019 · 12:45

On behalf of Amit Singh, President, Palo Alto Networks, I am pleased to invite you to join us and other executive and government leaders for an invitation-only luncheon roundtable discussion, scheduled for Thursday, October 10, 2019, from 12:45 p.m. to 1:45 p.m. EDT at the Ronald Reagan Building in Washington, D.C (Rotunda Foyer - 8th Floor).

The off-the-record conversation will focus on the future of innovation in cybersecurity - zero-trust networks, automating SOCs, and securing the cloud - and key strategic government initiatives underway to address digital security challenges. Your perspective would be a welcome and a valuable contribution to this dialogue.

We are honored that current and former senior officials with cross-agency cyber responsibilities have confirmed, including:

- Lee Klarich, Chief Product Officer, Palo Alto Networks
- Shawn Riley, CIO, State of North Dakota
- Teri Takai, former CIO, State of California And Department of Defense
- Jim Trainor, former Assistant Director, Cyber Division, FBI
- Rear Admiral (Ret.) Mike Brown, U.S. Navy, former Director, Cybersecurity Coordination and Deputy Assistant Secretary, DHS

The breakfast will precede Federal Ignite '19. If your schedule permits, we would be delighted to have you also attend the General Session beginning at 8:45 a.m. EDT.

You can learn more here:

Register with your complimentary pass using the link below:

We expect around 1,500 attendees, and our confirmed speakers to date - covering issues such as zero-trust networking and innovation across the public sector - include:

The Honorable Doug Burgum, Governor, State of North Dakota
Nikesh Arora, Chief Executive Officer And Chairman, Palo Alto Networks
The Honorable Christopher Krebs, Director, CISA, DHS
Karen Travers, ABC News
Amit Singh, President, Palo Alto Networks
Jeanette Manfra, Assistant Director, CISA, DHS
Stuart McGuigan, CIO, Department of State
Donna Dodson, Chief Cybersecurity Advisor, NIST
Lieutenant General Bruce Crawford, CIO/G-6, U.S. Army
Shawn Riley, CIO, State of North Dakota
William E. Marion II, Deputy CIO, U.S. Air Force
Lieutenant General John N.T. "Jack" Shanahan, Director, DoD Joint Artificial Intelligence Center
Lieutenant General (Ret.) Susan Lawrence, Managing Director, Accenture Federal Services
Rear Admiral Steve Parode, Director, Warfare Integration Directorate, Office of the CNO
Brigadier General Paul T. Stanton, Deputy Director of Current Operations, J3, USCYBERCOM
The Honorable Rick Ledgett, Former Deputy Director, National Security Agency

If you have any questions or need any additional information, please do not hesitate to call or email Dorothy Ochs (, 732-740-0444)

We greatly appreciate your time and consideration of this invitation.

price 1: USD 0

Venue Name: Rotunda Foyer (Ronald Reagan Building and International Trade Center)