Buying power: How feds can drive cyber resiliency
Date & Time
Tuesday, November 16, 2021, 11:40 AM - 12:25 PM
David Berteau Ja'Nelle DeVore Sharothi Pikar Jill Aitoro

As public and private sector alike recognize the vulnerabilities that exist within the supply chain, the Defense Department and Homeland Security recognize the potential of leveraging their own buying power to force higher standard of security. This panel will examine how government can bake security into procurement language and how the private sector can shore up their own processes to comply, all without creating a chilling effect that drives suppliers from the government market entirely.