Louisville KY: CyberKentucky Enclave Underway: An Initiative of TALK
(Summer 2018)—The Technology Association of Louisville Kentucky launched the CyberKentucky Enclave this summer at its recent cybersecurity conference, a new initiative for threat-information sharing, and a way to defend, connected infrastructure within Kentucky with partners across all levels of academia, industry and government. TALK is a member of the national CyberUSA consortium nationwide working to create ongoing efforts with cross sector partners engaged in public safety, and cybersecurity defense structures. The CyberKentucky Enclave is powered by TruStar, and all corporate members of TALK are engaged to participate, as well as government and academia, building a new view of the area’s issues and concerns for 2019 and beyond. “This step represents a connective platform for locally structured and market-based for our ISAO activity,” according to Dawn Yankeelov, Executive Director of TALK, and president of Aspectx. Establishment of sector-based communities built on a basis of affinity and trust is recognized as a key ‘next phase’ of developing resilience capabilities for our nation.