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Richard Spires

Richard Spires has been in the IT field for more than 30 years, with eight years in federal government service. He served as CIO at the U.S. Department of Homeland Security and the CIO at the IRS. He is now CEO of Learning Tree International.

America Needs a Whole-of-Society Approach to Cybersecurity. ‘Grand Challenges’ Can Help.

Such contests can bring needed focus to proposals for a “moonshot” effort to protect our networks.