26 February - 1 March 2018

Press Zone Exhibitor Zone

Speakers

Kat Megas

Kat Megas

Position

Program Manager

Company

Cybersecurity for the Internet of Things

Description

Kat Megas is the Program Manager for the Cybersecurity for the Internet of Things (IoT) Program and the Commercial Adoption Lead for the Trusted Identities Group at the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST). In her role as Cybersecurity for IoT Program Manager, she focuses on advancing and accelerating the development and application of research, standards, guidelines, and technologies necessary to improve the security and privacy of ecosystem of connected devices. As Commercial Adoption Lead, Kat works closely with private industry partners to advance the marketplace of secure, privacy preserving, and interoperable identity solutions. Before joining NIST, Kat led the development and execution of marketing strategies across multiple market sectors and deployed telecommunications, enterprise resource planning, and identity and access management solutions. Kat holds a MS in Information Systems from Virginia Tech.