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Expert Series: Aaron “Aero” Smith Presents The History of Hacking

Event Details

November 29, 2018
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

SecureSet Colorado Springs
523 S Cascade Ave #140
Colorado Springs CO 80903
(800) 445-0024 ext. 2

Free / person

Expert Series: Aaron “Aero” Smith Presents The History of Hacking

Aaron “Aero” Smith is the Director of the Cyberspace Operations Business Unit at Boecore, a woman-owned aerospace and defense engineering company specializing in cybersecurity, software solutions, systems engineering, enterprise networks and mission operations. He joined Boecore in 2016, and led the Missile Defense Agency (MDA) Tier 2 Cybersecurity Service Provider (CSSP) and Computer Emergency Response Team (CERT), providing Defensive Cyberspace Operations for MDA’s 4 principle, 10 major and 139 remote sites comprised of 266 network enclaves and over 14,000 users. Prior to joining Boecore, Aaron served 32 years in the United States Air Force, retiring at the rank of Colonel.

Aaron held assignments at the Combatant Command, Major Command and Wing levels, and command seven times at the flight, squadron and group levels. His military experience spans three decades of global cyberspace operations and defensive cyberspace operations. He led the 26th Cyberspace Operations Group at Joint Base San Antonio, and was responsible for the Air Force’s cyber defense mission. For his last assignment, Aaron served as the Cyberspace Superiority Division Chief for Air Force Space Command, directing operational requirements for the Air Force’s seven cyberspace weapon systems.

6:00 | Networking, Refreshments
6:15 | Speaker Presentation
7:30 | Q&A, Wrap-Up

Street parking is available for events during business hours (metered and free spots). After business hours, the building parking lot is open to all.


Our Expert Series events are a must-attend for anyone looking to gain new cybersecurity insights from the industry’s brightest minds. Our experts discuss a wide variety of topics, sharing insights they’ve discovered through countless years of experience in their respective fields. We are proud to offer CPE’s for our Expert Series events. When you arrive, please ask our team about it.

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SecureSet Academy