Anthony Guess-Johnson

Senior Information Assurance Officer CSFI


Mr. Anthony Guess-Johnson consults and volunteers for CSFI in regards to fostering and promoting collaboration of cyberspace topics among interested parties. He has operational experience from currently serving sixteen years in the United States Marine Corps to include: two deployments to Iraq, two deployments to Afghanistan, one deployment to the Mediterranean Sea, and six tours in Okinawa Japan. In his professional capacity he assists the USMC within training personnel and providing support to exercises. In assisting CSFI Mr. Guess-Johnson has taken feedback and lessons learned from CSFI collaboration forums and applied them to contemporary cyberspace challenges. He has presented to the George Washington University in his professional capacity stressing the challenges of cyberspace operations and the importance of collaboration among interested parties. Mr. Guess-Johnson also assists with the review of CSFI training curriculum, course structure, instructor development and the design of collaboration forums.

Presentation: Leading and Developing the Cyber Workforce

The presentation focuses on generating a holistic understanding and approach to leading and developing the cyber workforce. Emphasis includes understanding the paradigms of organizational leadership tiers, skill development among a tiered cyber workforce, and building a teamwork approach to addressing cyberspace challenges. Upon the presentation conclusion the audience will understand how to holistically approach organizational cyberspace challenges and unify the workforce towards common cyberspace objectives.

Are you the next cyber security superstar?

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Other speakers joining this year

Yury Chemerkin

InfoSecurity Researcher

Marius Münch

Research Scholar UC Santa Barbara

Cernica Ionut-Cosmin

IT Cyber Security Engineer Safetech Innovations

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Orange Romania is part of the Orange Group, one of the largest global telecommunications operators that connects hundreds of millions of customers worldwide. With over 11 million local customers and an annual turnover exceeding 1.5 billion euros, Orange Romania connects 1 in 2 Romanians and offers an extensive range of communication solutions for both individual and corporate customers, from basic connectivity services to complete mobile, fixed internet, TV packages, and complex IT&C solutions through Orange Business

Orange Romania is the number 1 operator in terms of network performance, and also holds nine consecutive Top Employer certifications, which confirm that Orange Romania, in addition to the remarkable products and services it offers, pays special attention to its employees and working environment. In the past 3 years Orange has launched two 5G Labs in Bucharest and Iasi, that aim to support researchers, startups and companies to test their 5G solutions in advance. 

In addition, Orange is a long-term supporter of the startup ecosystem through the Orange Fab accelerator program designed to support entrepreneurs in the development of innovative products and their distribution locally and internationally.

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