Challenges of Recruiting and Retaining a Cybersecurity Workforce

September 7, 2017 2:00 PM | HOUSE CAPITOL VISITOR CENTER (HVC) ROOM 210

The purpose of this hearing is to provide members the opportunity to hear from witnesses who have studied the issues of cybersecurity workforce recruitment and retention, as well as those who have had instituted successful recruitment and retention programs for their own workforce.

Opening Statements

Rep. John Ratcliffe (R-TX), Subcommittee Chairman
Opening Statement

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Dr. Frederick R. Chang
Executive Director
Darwin Deason Institute for Cyber Security
Southern Methodist University
Witness Testimony

Mr. Scott Montgomery
Vice President and Chief Technical Strategist
Witness Testimony

Dr. Michael Papay
Vice President and Chief Information Security Officer
Northrop Grumman
Witness Testimony

Ms. Juliet “Jules” Okafor
Strategic Advisory Board Member
International Consortium of Minority Cybersecurity Professionals
Witness Testimony