INSA Speed Mentoring
Posted By: Intl & Natl Sec. Alliance (INSA) on September 30, 2021 |
Make plans now to join 150+ students and early to mid-career professionals at INSA's Speed Mentoring event taking place on Thursday, October 21 from 5:30-9:00pm ET at the Westin Arlington Gateway.
Supported by INSA's Intelligence Champions Council, Speed Mentoring provides an opportunity for next generation leaders to build relationships and discuss career-related questions with senior executives from across government, industry, and academia. In a small-group setting, mentors discuss their unique careers paths, share advice, and address mentees’ questions. Mentees include undergraduate and graduate students seeking to understand how to break into the intelligence field, early and mid-career professionals seeking a career change, and other intelligence professionals interested in building connections across the community.
Keynote Speaker: Ms. La’Naia Jones, Deputy CIO, NSA
About Ms. La'Naia J. Jones
Ms. La’Naia J. Jones is the Deputy Chief Information Officer (DCIO) for the National Security Agency. In her DCIO role, Ms.
Jones will optimize NSA’s IT strategy to ensure enterprise-wide governance and utilization of the enterprise IT as an Agency asset. With over 18 years of NSA experience in leadership and technical roles across several mission areas, Ms. Jones manages the oversight for IT investments and acquisition programs, ensure cost-effective use of IT across NSA.
Confirmed Mentors from the Following Organizations:
Amazon Web Services
Booz Allen Hamilton
Senate Select Committee on Intelligence
U.S. Treasury Dept.
...more to come!
The program starts with a welcome reception where attendees can get to know each other while enjoying cocktails and heavy hors d'oeuvres. Keynote remarks set the tone for the evening and then the mentoring begins! Following the formal program, attendees can share their experiences at the closing dessert reception.
Date & Time: Thursday, October 21, 2021 | 5:30 - 9:00pm ET
Location: The Westin Arlington Gateway
801 N Glebe Rd, Arlington, VA 22203
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