Defense Strategies Institute presents 4th Insider Threat Symposium

DSI’s 4th Annual Insider Threat Symposium will bring together leaders from the Federal government, private industry, and academia to discuss the challenge of mitigating insider threats and developing effective insider threat programs. The event will take place at the Mary M. Gates Learning Center in Arlington, VA on October 23-24, 2019.

This summit will look to strengthen protections against the unauthorized disclosure of classified information, and address threats by focusing on the advancement of technologies, policies and programs designed to detect, deter and mitigate insider threats.

Speakers at this year’s event will include:

William Evanina, National Counterintelligence Executive, Director, NCSC

Charlie Phalen Jr., Acting Director, Defense Counterintelligence and Security Agency, Director, National Background Investigations Bureau

Eric Sporre, Assistant Director, Insider Threat Office, FBI

Dr. Brad Millick, Director, Insider Threat Program, Office of the Under Secretary of Defense for Intelligence

Richard McComb, Chief Security Officer, DHS

Dr. Mark Livingston, SES, Senior Director of Intelligence, Deputy Under Secretary of the Navy for Policy

Please visit for the full agenda and list of speakers.

Seating is limited to allow for actionable discussion in a “Town Hall” format. Active military, government and state personnel attend free of charge. Those interested in participating in the Insider Threat Symposium can visit the website at:

Source: DSI