8th Plenary Meeting Hosted at Symantec Headquarters in Mountain View, CA
The 8th Plenary of the IDESG was hosted by Symantec, at their headquarters in Mountain View, CA. In addition to providing facilities, Symantec also provided continental breakfast each morning and coffee breaks throughout the meeting. Attendance was very good with nearly 175 people combined as in-person and remote participants. Prior to the start of the Plenary a Newcomer Orientation was available to both in-person and remote participants and included helpful information to both new and old participants to understand the mission and work of the IDESG today. Presentations were made by Suzanne Lightman of the NSTIC NPO and Judith Fleenor, an active member and former committee leader of the IDESG. (Download Presentation).
Day 1 - Tuesday, April 1
The 8th Plenary was opened by Bob Blakley, Plenary Chair, as his last Plenary meeting. Opening guest speakers included Roger Casals of the host, Symantec; Jeremy Grant of the NSTIC NPO, and Bob Blakley as the moderator and facilitator of the full Plenary meeting.