Oct 18, 2012

"The CIO Academy is one of the most valuable events we have in Texas. It is a great opportunity for public sector technology executives and their direct reports to focus on leadership skills, and developing the next generation of public servants and leaders. The participation of our private sector partners is critical to making the CIO Academy a success. The conversations that take place throughout the day help leaders in Texas explore new and innovative ways of leading in the public sector. Your support ensures we can provide this important training."

- Karen Robinson, Executive Director, Texas Department of Information Resources

Speaker Profile

Special Agent Michael K. Burgin

US Secret Service, Criminal Investigation Division, Cyber Intelligence Section, Department of Homeland Security

Agent Burgin has been with the US Secret Service for 13 years and currently works in the Cyber Intelligence Section that actively and aggressively investigate a multitude of cyber related criminal activity.

Burgin started as a special agent in the Buffalo, NY Field office where he spent 3 years and transferred to the Rochester office for an additional three years.

He eventually transferred to Washington DC where he spent 5.5 years working on the protective details serving both Vice President Dick Cheney and Vice President Joe Biden. When he completed his protective assignment he was then transferred to the Criminal Investigation Division in USSS headquarters in Washington D.C.


Thursday Oct. 18 3:00PM

General Session - Security Battleground

Exploring the war were facing and the potential consequences of not preparing. Every internet connected device, represents an opportunity for an attacker. Computer criminals have jumped... more