NCIS & Microsoft's Cyber Security Founder Bryan Hurd
Bryan Hurd is a cybercrime, computer security, terrorism and homeland security executive with over 25 years of creating programs that have national and international impact. A U.S. Naval Academy graduate and veteran, Bryan founded the U.S. Navy’s first cyber counterintelligence program at NCIS, and built the global computer forensics program for EDS (now HP).
Bryan led innovation for the entire US watch listing system at the National Counterterrorism Center (NCTC) and was also the first director of intelligence of the Digital Crimes Unit at Microsoft’s Global Cybercrime Center. Bryan works in downtown Seattle at an Artificial Intelligence startup and serves on advisory boards of several commercial companies (including Rhino Security Labs) along with the non-profit Savvy Cyber Kids.