Background - Privacy & Cybersecurity

Privacy & Cybersecurity


Maximizing Business Opportunities in the U.S. Market: Understanding Trends and Best Practices in the Privacy/Cybersecurity and Government Contracting Environments

November 15, 2016 • Tel Aviv-Yafo, Israel

Starts: 4:00 PM (Israel Time Zone)
Ends: 5:15 PM (Israel Time Zone)
Site: Tel Aviv Convention Center
Address: Rokach Blvd 101, Hall M, 1st Floor Tel Aviv-Yafo, Israel at Israel HLS & Cyber 2016

U.S. companies and government entities require Israeli vendors and partners to understand and comply with the complex web of U.S. regulations. In this seminar, we will provide strategic and practical insight to position your business for success in the areas of cybersecurity, data breach response, capturing government contracts (federal and state), and preparing for investments and M&A in these sectors. Topics include:
  • Market trends in capturing government contracts – U.S. and state levels
  • Selling IT, homeland and defense type products into the U.S. commercial market
  • Teaming and subcontracting in the government contracts space
  • The compliance landscape – strategies to minimize compliance burden
  • Changing information security and cyber requirements of doing business with U.S. corporations and the government
  • Preparing for investments and M&A: Increasing roles of cybersecurity and privacy
Featured presenters include the following:

  • Peter Neffenger – Administrator, Transportation Security Administration, Department of Homeland Security.
  • Evan Wolff – Chair of the Crowell & Moring Privacy and Cybersecurity Practice; Senior associate, Homeland Security and Counterterrorism Program at the Center for Strategic & International Studies; Managing Director at The Chertoff Group, a global security advisory firm; previously an advisor to the senior leadership at the Department of Homeland Security (DHS).

  • David Robbins – Crowell & Moring Government Contracts Group. Former S. Department of Defense – U.S. Air Force: Office of the General Counsel.

  • Sam Feigin – Crowell & Moring Corporate and Employment Groups, with twenty years of experience working with Israeli companies in the U.S. market.

  • Mark Kass – Crowell & Moring Corporate Group, with twenty years of experience working with Israeli companies in the U.S. market.
For more information and registration, please contact Mark Kass at