Opening Remarks by: Mark Steffler

Vice President, Federal Practice

Quantum Secure

Mark Steffler has over 20 years of experience in computer, network, and electronic physical security. With a BS in Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, Mark worked at AT&T and Exodus Communications in cybersecurity and more recently at Vidientin electronic physical security and now at Quantum Secure in physical identity and access management. Mark is the VP of Government Practice for Quantum Secure and leads the company’s initiatives in aligning its flagship product, SAFE Enterprise, for widespread adoption in the federal government in conformance with FICAM and HSPD-12. Mark is a member of the Smart Card Alliance (SCA) Access Control Council as well as the Security Industry Association (SIA) Standards Access Control & Identity Subcommittee and regularly participates in open government sponsored forums focused on the evolution of FICAM and FIPS201.