Special 30yr Anniversary of the Web – “Pub-Panel Event: Tribal Song of the Internet Graybeards”


Come join RBTC’s Cyber Security Forum to celebrate the 30 year anniversary of the World Wide Web at the Internet Graybeard Pub-Panel talk! Plan to sit and enjoy BBQ and beer together at Big Lick Brewing Company as regional Internet Graybeards recount their stories of how the modern Internet came to be and pass along this tribal song onto the next generation. Panelists include Bernie Cosell (creator of the ARPAnet IMP routers), Andrew Cohill (creator of BEVnet), and key VT network engineers & architects who together helped forge the early Internet in the US & spread access to the Web in SW Virginia.

WHEN: June 27, 5:30-8 p.m.   &    WHERE: Big Lick Brewing Company


Protecting Your Data in a Hybrid World – REGISTER NOW

Join RBTC in welcoming Randy Marchany to the Tech and Toast stage. Randy Marchany has been involved in the computer industry since 1972. He is currently the Virginia Tech Information Technology Security Officer and the Director of the Virginia Tech IT Security Lab. Randy is one of the founding members of the US Cyber Challenge (USCC), whose mission is to significantly reduce the shortage in the cyber workforce by serving as the premier program to identify, attract, recruit and place the next generation of cybersecurity professionals. Hear about emerging trends in the cyber world, plus tactics on embracing those trends effectively and efficiently in your organization.

WHEN: June 15, 8-9:30 a.m.   &    WHERE: University Club, Lane Stadium