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Dean Lane speaks at CISO Washington, D.C. Summit

On February 21st, 2019, IWP Senior Vice President for Cyber Intelligence Dean Lane presented at the day-long CDM Media Chief Intelligence Officer (CIO) and Chief Information Security Officer (CISO) Summit in Arlington, Virginia.

With approximately 400 attendees, this unique summit is one of the premier discussion and networking events in the D.C. area, remaining one of the most prestigious forums for promoting open dialogue on intricate problems and identifying innovative solutions for Chief Information Officers and technology executives.

Mr. Lane, featured as one of fifteen speakers at the summit, educated attendees on the past, present, and future of Artificial Intelligence (AI), as the technology continues to be integrated into countless commercial and government enterprises. Mr. Lane elucidated at length the nuanced and far-reaching ramifications of this powerful tool, with examples of how Artificial Intelligence is being actively employed to increase efficiency and augment legacy processes across a myriad of government and commercial programs.

Mr. Lane also detailed how Artificial Intelligence has rapidly advanced in technological complexity and utility, including its ability to employ unstructured data in previously unattainable ways. With decades of experience in applying AI and machine learning to complex problems, Mr. Lane is uniquely equipped to understand the incredible opportunities Artificial Intelligence presents in both a commercial capacity, and with regards to augmenting and protecting the national security of the United States, including the process of intelligence collection.

At IWP, Mr. Lane heads the Cyber Intelligence Initiative, a professional education program which helps government and corporate executives better understand the intelligence and counterintelligence aspects of cyber security and how to use intelligence and counterintelligence methods to increase security and reduce business risk.