Speakers

Keynote Speakers

 

GEN Paul M. Nakasone

GEN Paul M. Nakasone

General Paul M. Nakasone concurrently serves as the Commander of the United States Cyber Command, Director of the National Security Agency, and Chief of the Central Security Service. He previously commanded the U.S. Army Cyber Command and has held command and staff positions across all levels of the Army, with assignments in the U.S., the Republic of Korea, Iraq, and Afghanistan. General Nakasone has earned master’s degrees from the University of Southern California, the National Defense Intelligence College, and the Army War College.

Gen K. Frank McKenzie

Gen K. Frank McKenzie

General Kenneth F. McKenzie, Jr. is the Commander of the United States Central Command. Upon graduation from The Citadel in 1979, Gen McKenzie was commissioned into the Marine Corps and trained as an infantry officer and has commanded at the platoon, company, battalion, Marine Expeditionary Unit (MEU), and component levels. In June 2009, he reported to the International Security Assistance Force (ISAF) in Kabul, Afghanistan to serve as the Deputy to the Deputy Chief of Staff (DCOS) for Stability. Following this, he was assigned Director, Strategy, Plans, and Policy for the U.S. Central Command before being promoted to his current position in 2019.