Forge Cyber Summit

10/4/2023 12:00 am - 10/5/2023 12:00 am

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The annual Arkansas Cyber Summit is set to take place on Oct. 4-5, showcasing the intersection of cybersecurity and the natural beauty of the region. Hosted less than 30 minutes from downtown Little Rock, this two-day event will feature insights, best practices and first-hand cyber defensive and AI experiences from national  industry professionals, government leaders, and cybersecurity enthusiasts.

The Forge Cyber Summit will feature captivating keynotes, insightful panel discussions, interactive sessions, and networking opportunities that will shape the future of digital security. Attendees will have the chance to connect with national industry leaders, exchange ideas, and gain invaluable insights from renowned experts: 

  • Dane Egli, notable for roles including White House Director for Counterterrorism on the National Security Council and President of Cardinal Headings, LLC, will be a keynote at the Forge Cyber Summit. His expertise covers homeland security, resilience, and cybersecurity.
  • Scott S. Shyne, with 34 years at the Air Force Research Laboratory, now leads its Information Warfare Division. His extensive knowledge in cybersecurity and defense innovation makes his contributions crucial for the summit.
  • Tere Brun, with 30 years at FIS and roles like Chief Compliance & Customer Advocacy Officer, will keynote, sharing her vast expertise. Her accolades include the 2018 Super Woman of the Year and the 2019 Business Executive of the Year.

Registration for the Forge Cyber Summit is now open. Secure your spot to experience the unique blend of cybersecurity and the natural state by visiting All attendees must be U.S. Citizens.

The event takes place in central Arkansas, just minutes from downtown Little Rock. The venue location will be shared after registration and background checks are performed.