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North Country Cybersecurity Conference

Where The Business World Meets Tech

The 4th annual North Country Cybersecurity Conference takes place on Friday, October 14, 2022. Join us!

2022 Conference

For the fourth year, we are delivering the premier cybersecurity and tech conference in the North Country on the SUNY Plattsburgh campus. This year, a more powerful and informative conference with over 20 speakers and multiple tracks. You can expect presentations by the FBI Agents of the Albany Cyber Squad, CIOs and CISOs, security engineers and SOC analysts, threat analysts and business leaders.

  • Friday, October 14, 2022
  • Au Sable Hall, SUNY Plattsburgh campus
  • 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.
  • $40 general registration fee with included lunch ($20 for students). Pre-register here

Something For Everyone

We will have representation from area businesses, law enforcement, the technical community, and the academic community. Get informed on the latest trends in cybersecurity by attending this one-day event in the lake city of Plattsburgh.  A full lineup of speakers and presenters will be available soon.

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2022 Keynote Speakers

Terry Cutler, Cyology

Presentation: “Insider Secrets” to How Hackers are Getting in — and Why

Terry Cutler is the CEO of Cyology Labs and the author of the #1 Amazon best seller “Insider Secrets to Internet Safety: Advice from a Professional Hacker.” Mr. Cutler is the creator of the family-based Internet Safety University training program (www.isunow.com) and is a federal government cleared cybersecurity expert (a certified ethical hacker).

Mr. Cutler was named to IFSEC Global’s Top 20 Most Influential People in Cybersecurity in 2018, 2019 and again in 2020. In the same year, he was named to the CISO Platform Global TOP 100 List. He was also awarded the 2017 Cybersecurity Educator of the Year award among others. The Cybersecurity Excellence awards recognize companies, products and individuals that demonstrate excellence, innovation and leadership in information security. You can contact him at [email protected] or 1-844-CYOLOGY

Angelo “Tony” Riddick, Chief Information Officer, The State of New York

Presentation: TBD

Angelo “Tony” Riddick was named the state’s chief information officer (CIO) in December 2020 and now leads the Office of Information Technology Services (ITS). He comes to ITS with extraordinary credentials. 

Most recently, Tony served as the chief information officer and director of the Bureau of Information Technology for the U.S. Virgin Islands. He has an extensive and diverse background in information technology in both the public and private sectors. Tony is also a retired U.S. Army Colonel with more than 30 years of active military service.

COL(R) Riddick received numerous military and civilian awards including the Army Legion of Merit, numerous joint and army meritorious, commendation and achievement medals. He was awarded the coveted Army Ranger Tab, Airborne Wings and Combat Action Badge for combat service in Iraq. In addition, Tony was awarded the StateScoop State Employee of the Year award for his efforts in disaster recovery when he spearheaded the effort to standup communications resources after the devastating category 5 storms that ravaged the U.S. Virgin Islands and Puerto Rico. In 2022, Tony was named the StateScoop GoldenGov State Executive of the Year.

He holds an associate degree in business from Marion Military Institute, a bachelor of business administration from Albany State University and a master of quality systems management with the National Graduate School of Falmouth, Massachusetts.

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