2021 DOD Virtual Security Conference
August 3-5, 2021
10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. ET
Open to security professionals with .mil and .gov email addresses.
The 2021 DOD Virtual Security Conference will bring together security professionals and policy makers to discuss emerging policy and collaboration tools the workforce used to emerge strong and resilient through a year of a pandemic and maximum telework.

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2021 Insider Threat Virtual Conference
September 2, 2021
10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. ET
Open to security professionals in government and industry.
The 2021 Insider Threat Virtual Conference, hosted jointly by the Defense Counterintelligence Security Agency and the Office of the Under Secretary of Defense for Intelligence and Security, will bring together security professionals and policy makers across U.S. government and industry to kick off the National Insider Threat Awareness Month (NITAM) campaign. The theme for this year's conference and campaign is Cultural Awareness and Insider Threat.
Registration opens August 2, 2021.

Learn about the cultural awareness video competition.

Overview of Continuous Vetting (CV) Methodology
Wednesday, June 16, 2021
12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m. ET
CDSE is hosting a live webinar with policy experts from the Vetting Risk Operations Center (VROC) to discuss the transitional state of Personnel Vetting from the traditional model to the Trusted Workforce 2.0 (TW 2.0) model. This is the first of three webinars in a series.

Register for June 16 Webinar

Understanding the DCSA Security Review and Rating Process
Thursday, June 24, 2021
1:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m. ET
This live webinar will provide an overview of the Defense Counterintelligence and Security Agency’s (DCSA) refined security review approach and framework for assigning security ratings.

Register for June 24 Webinar

NATO Control Point
Thursday, July 8, 2021
1:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m. ET
CDSE is hosting a live webinar on how to determine if your facility should be established as a North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) Control Point.

Register for July 8 Webinar

Overview of Personnel Vetting Methodology
Wednesday, July 21, 2021
12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m. ET
CDSE is hosting a live webinar with policy experts from the Personnel Vetting Office of the Under Secretary of Defense for Intelligence and Security (OUSD(I&S)) to discuss policy updates; implementation guidance for SEAD 3, 7,and 8; DODM 5200.02, Incorporating Change 1; and DODI 5200.02, Incorporating Change 3. This is the second of three webinars.

Register for July 21 Webinar

Organizational Culture and Countering Insider Threats: Best Practice Examples from the U.S. Marine Corps
Thursday, July 29, 2021
12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m. ET
CDSE is hosting a live webinar to discuss best practice examples from the USMC community, as well as discussing structure, assessments, reporting, problem handling, and the way insider threat leaders, who work under the auspices of the Department of the Navy Insider Threat Analytic Hub, coordinate with organizations to improve cultural understanding.

Register for July 29 Webinar

Overview of the National Background Investigation Services (NBIS)
Thursday, August 26, 2021
12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m. ET
CDSE is hosting a live webinar about the National Background Investigation Services (NBIS) to discuss what NBIS is and how it will be used to support the overall personnel vetting mission. This is the third of three webinars.

Register for August 26 Webinar

CDSE courses are intended for use by Department of Defense and other U.S. Government personnel and contractors within the National Industrial Security Program.

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