Published on: 05-20-2014
Princeton, NJ, May 20, 2014 — NIKSUN® Inc., the world leader in real time and forensics-based cybersecurity and network monitoring solutions, will feature General Cartwright at its 10th World Wide Security & Mobility Conference (WWSMC), June 25-27th, 2014 in Princeton, New Jersey. The former US General will keynote, along with Dr. Parag Pruthi, NIKSUN Founder, Chairman and CEO, making this WWSMC a truly “generalized” event!
General James E. Cartwright served as Commander, U.S. Strategic Command, before being nominated and appointed as the 8th Vice Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff - the nation’s second highest military officer. Dr. Pruthi, also known as the “father of packet capture,” speaks internationally on cyber terrorism, and is recognized as one of the foremost experts in advanced cybersecurity technologies. Dr. Pruthi is a trusted advisor on cyber defense strategies for various governments and enterprises around the world. He is often invited to keynote at various NATO nations, defense agencies, and strategic commands.
Both General Cartwright and Dr. Pruthi will keynote at the conference which also features other high-profile speakers from government, academia, and corporate business, featuring thought-provoking topics on cyber warfare and cyber defense, as well as the critically important mobile security. Past keynote speakers at WWSMC have included the Honorable Michael Chertoff, Former Secretary, U.S. Department of Homeland Security and Commissioner William Ralph Basham, Former U.S. Commissioner of U.S. Customs & Border Protection (CBP), Director of the United States Secret Service (USSS), Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Senior Executive Presidential appointee in the Clinton, Bush and Obama administrations.
Dr. Parag Pruthi, NIKSUN Founder, Chairman, and CEO first conceived the idea of NIKSUN’s WWSMC through conversations with high-ranking government officials. Spurred on by discussions with Mr. McConnell, the late Congressman Solarz, and former Senator Lieberman, Dr. Pruthi decided to start an educational campaign to raise awareness on the issues facing the world from malicious cyber criminals operating inside and outside our borders. The first NIKSUN World Wide Security & Mobility Conference (WWSMC) was held in Princeton, NJ, and was jam packed with 200 attendees, ranging from industry, government, and academia. Since then it has grown phenomenally and has been held at various venues around the world.
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