Date Added: May 2010
The need for cyber security professionals is an immediate concern, for all levels of government, and Lewis Shepherd of Microsoft Research, through this webcast tells you the necessity for hiring the Next-Generation of Cyber Security Professionals in Government. One can join in this webcast for free and this 60minutes web cast, tells one more about cyber security. Lewis Shepherd is the Chief Technology Officer of Microsoft's Institute for Advanced Technology in Governments. He has degrees from Stanford University (where he was a Rockefeller Graduate Fellow), the University of Virginia, and the Universit? Libre de Bruxelles (Belgium). He has also been a guest-lecturer at the Stanford Graduate School of Business for MBA courses on government/business relations. Lewis spent two decades working in and around Silicon Valley, but after the 9/11 attacks he focused on technologies to support the Intelligence Community and in 2003 accepted an offer to become Senior Technology Officer at the Defense Intelligence Agency, where he spent four years participating in a remarkable period of innovation and reform for the intelligence community.