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Upcoming Supply Chain Assurance Events

You know when you start seeing a lot of new conferences and forums around a particular technology that it is getting to be a hot topic. Cybersecurity events have been on the rise for the last few years and right now, Supply Chain Assurance events are hot, especially around counterfeit electronics.

SecureRF is participating in three events on this topic in the next several weeks.

Louis Parks will be speaking at the Spring 2014 Software & Supply Chain Assurance Forum on March 19. The panel is called Getting to Quality and Trust for Hardware and Software. The event runs from March 18-20, 2014 at MITRE Corporation in McLean, VA and is co-sponsored by Department of Homeland Security, Departments of Defense and Department of Commerce. Visit DHS’s Build Security In site to register.

SecureRF is a sponsor of the CHASE Workshop on Secure/Trustworthy Systems and Supply Chain Assuranceon April 9-10, 2014 at the University of Connecticut in Storrs, CT. Louis Parks will be part of a panel discussion called “Chip and System Traceability: How Far Can We Go?” on April 10. Some of our other team members will also be in attendance. Registration is complimentary but required, visit

Louis Parks will be part of a panel discussion called Building for 2020: Aviation and Cyber at the The Southwest Cybersecurity Summitin Phoenix, AX on May 13-14, 2014. Robert Mansfield, Executive Director, CAAL is the moderator for this session:

The nation’s airspace systems are reliant on secure data, and the integration of unmanned aerial vehicles (UAV) represents an additional layer of complexity. This session addresses cyber impacts on NextGen for commercial air and the growing UAV use in the US.

The conference is sponsored by The Association for Enterprise Information in partnership with Embry Riddle Aeronautical University and the Center for Aviation and Aerospace Leadership and in conjunction with the NDIA Cyber Division. More information is at the AFEI site.

If you are attending one of these events we hope that you will introduce yourself to Louis or the rest of SecureRF’s team.