Archive – 2023

KINBERCON 2023 Archive Presentations

KEYNOTE Speaker: Brandon Carson, Executive Director, Pennsylvania Broadband Development Authority[.pdf]

Session 1 

Introduction to Internet2 [.pdf]
Linda Roos, Sr. Director, State and Regional Network, Internet2

Cybersecurity Is Not What You Think [.pdf]
Chris Beal, V.P. of Cybersecurity Initiatives and CISO, MCNC

Session 2

Building Political Support for Local Broadband Projects [.pdf]
Lindsay Miller, President, Consulting, Lit Communities; Rory Vinokor, Director of Business Development, Zencity

Network Telemetry and Observability [.ppt]
Daniel Hertzberg, Senior Technical Marketing Engineer, Arista Networks

IP Addresses and Routing Security: What ARIN Changes Mean to You [.pdf]
Michael Lambert, GigaPop Manager, Pittsburgh Supercomputing Center/3ROX

Session 3

It’s Not a Project: Creating and Maintaining a Sustainable Cybersecurity Program [ .ppt]
Bill Balint, Chief Information Officer, Indiana University of PA

Workforce Development Panel Discussion [no slides]
Marie Pelloni, Sr. Director of Talent and Workforce Innovation, Pittsburgh Technology Council; Bilita Mattes, Executive Director, STEM-UP Network; Casey Mindlin, Executive Director, STEM Coding Lab; Maximilian Dennison, Digital Inclusion Specialist, City of Pittsburgh

Federal Broadband Policy Update [ ]
John Windhausen, Executive Director, SHLB Coalition

Session 4

Strategies for Submitting a NSF Campus Cyberinfrastructure Proposal [.ppt]
Wendy Huntoon, Consultant, KINBER

Broadband Providers and Cybersecurity – Expectations of Today’s Higher Education and Businesses [ ]
William Lawrence, Director – Advanced Technologies Group, FirstLight

Session 5

Preparing Your Organization for PA’s Breach Notification Law Changes [.ppt]
Jimmy Armour, Sr. Security Engineer, vCISO, Appalachia Technologies; Devin Chwastyk Esq., Chair of the Privacy & Data Security Group, McNees Wallace & Nurick, LLC.

Libraries Address the Digital Divide [link]
Cheryl Morgan, Library Director, Somerset County Library, & System Administrator, Somerset County Federated Library System; Christy Fusco, Director, Fayette County Libraries, & President, Fayette County Libraries; Jessica Hilburn, Executive Director, Benson Memorial Library, & Co-System Administrator, Crawford County Federated Library System; Cindy Murdock Ames, IT Director, Crawford County Federated Library System

Initiatives Supporting Federal Grant Funding Proposals: From Broadband Need Mapping to The PA Broadband Innovation Consortium [no slides]
Sascha Meinrath, Palmer Chair in Telecommunications, The Pennsylvania State University

Session 6

KINBER Update [no slides]
Nathan Flood, President and CEO, KINBER; KINBER Board of Directors Members; Glenn Burle, Leadership Coach & Consultant, MOR Associates

Security and Insurability for Entire Infrastructure, Including IoTs [ ]
Babak Pasdar, CTO, Acreto