NCTA's Five Pillars Conference Addresses Physical Security

Raleigh, N.C., conference focuses on intellectual property, physical security, contingency planning

Experts in the intelligence community have praised the previous Five Pillars conference held earlier this year in Charlotte, adding that the subject matter, quality of speakers, and format has the potential to be a model program for the entire country. Past speakers have included H. Keith Melton, international spy expert and best-selling author of The Ultimate Spy, Associate Executive Director of the National Security Branch of the FBI Philip Mudd, and David Szady, senior vice president, Perot Systems Government Services and former assistant director of counterintelligence for the FBI.

Costs and Registration

Save by registering today. Registration before May 25 is $75 for NCTA members and $95 for non-members, with tables of 10 available at $750. Registration after May 25 is $100 for members, $125 for non-members, with tables of 10 available at $850. Registration and Prepayment is required. Reservations are non-refundable, but are transferable by calling the NCTA office at (919) 856-0393. Registration forms are available for download at Please fax registrations to (919) 856-0396.

About NCTA: The North Carolina Technology Association (NCTA) is a not-for-profit, membership-driven trade association and the primary voice of the technology industry in North Carolina. NCTA is the intersection of leadership and technology, fueling the growth of North Carolina through Executive Engagement, Public Affairs, and a Knowledge Workforce. For more information, visit our website at