(Oak Ridge, TN) March 29 2018: Protection Strategies Incorporated (PSI) is the presenting sponsor for the Cyber Security Session at this year’s Tennessee Valley Corridor (TVC) National Summit on Thursday, May 31 at 8:00 a.m. ET at the New Hope Center at the Y-12 National Security Complex in Oak Ridge. CEO and President of PSI, Sean P. Williams said, “PSI is a long leader in Physical Security, Security consulting and Security Integration for US Government and other customers. We have a proven history in Cyber Security and this year we are launching a major initiative to expand our Cyber Security Services though both investment in infrastructure and Mentorship under the U.S. Small Business Administration All Small Program.”
Sean Williams, CEO and President of PSI in Oak Ridge, will provide the opening remarks for the Cyber Security Session. Hodgen Mainda, Vice President of Community Development of the Electric Power Board in Chattanooga, will serve as the panel moderator.
- LTG Ronald L. Burgess (Ret.), Senior Counsel for National Security Programs, Cyber Programs and Military Affairs, Auburn University
- Anil Karmel, Founder/ CEO at C2 Labs
Panel members will include:
- Dr. James Peery, Chief Scientist for the Global Security Directorate, ORNL
- Elizabeth Tribelli, Senior Associate, Booz Allen Hamilton
- Dr. Chris Whaley, President, Roane State Community College
- Travis Howerton, Senior Director of Transformation, CNS Y-12
The 2018 TVC National Summit is scheduled from May 29-31 at they-12 New Hope Center in Oak Ridge. It will be hosted by Oak Ridge Mayor Warren Gooch in cooperation with U.S. Representative Chuck Fleischmann. In addition, there are more than 30 speakers and panelists scheduled for the summit. Some of them include U.S. Senator Lamar Alexander and Representative Marsha Blackburn, Todd May of NASA Marshall Space Flight Center, Thomas Zacharia of Oak Ridge National Laboratory, and Morgan Smith of Consolidated Nuclear Security, which manages and operates the Y-12 National Security Complex. There are also leaders from Oak Ridge Associated Universities, UCOR, Volkswagen Group of America, U.S. Department of Energy, Tennessee Tech University, Roane State Community College, Oak Ridge Institute for Science and Education, Nuclear Energy Institute, Eastman, and Auburn University.
Established in 1998, PSI is a Service Disabled, Veteran-Owned Small Business (SDVOSB) that engages industry recognized professionals worldwide to provide security management and consultant services to U.S. Departments and Agencies, international organizations, and commercial corporations. PSI has been supporting the Department of Defense, Department of Homeland Security, the U.S. Coast Guard, the Department of Energy, the National Nuclear Security Administration, and many other agencies for 20 years. PSI’s services include technical security and systems monitoring, cyber security, static, rolling and perimeter security, escort services, facility inspections, vulnerability assessments, force-on-force exercises, personnel security, background investigations, security training, consequence analysis, as well as other specialized security consulting and emergency response activities. Find out more about PSI at www.ProtectionSI.com. Contact Phone: (865) 294-5101.