Why as a DoD Contractor Do I Need to Be CMMC Compliant

  • Tuesday, 14 Jan 2020 10:30AM EST (14 Jan 2020 15:30 UTC)
  • Speaker: Katie Arrington

The DoD's Cybersecurity Maturity Model Certification (CMMC) Initiative is a critical change in the way the military approaches procurement which will require 100% of all DoD contractors to obtain 3rd party certifications on cybersecurity compliance.'learn the details of this new initiative that will go live in September 2020 and 'why ' it will be mandatory to bid on all new DoD contracts. 'Katie Arrington, the Chief Information Security Officer of the Office of Under Secretary of Defense: Acquisition & Sustainment will be providing the background of this initiative, the goals of the CMMC initiative, and how as a DoD contractor how you are a critical player in protecting our nation's assets. '

Q&A will be moderated by William Morse, SANS Account Manager for Government Contractors. '