Washington, D.C. (Sept. 30, 2014) – Thomas A. Cellucci, PhD, MBA, Chairman & CEO of Cellucci Associates, Inc. will offer a presentation at the Network Centric Operations Industry Consortium (Gannett/USA TODAY Headquarters) on October 7, 2014. Interested parties should contact [email protected] for details.

The cybersecurity group will explore “the barriers and security concerns that inhibit interoperability in federated cloud environments for information exchange and coordination in disaster response and health care…shared insights and observations will become part of an NCOIC white paper on the problems, solutions and opportunities associated with developing and maintaining a secure cloud environment for rapid response situations such as natural disasters, epidemics and other crises.” Please see www.ncoic.org. Dr. Cellucci will be speaking on Commercialization-based Public-Private Partnership processes with emphasis on his experience as the first and former Chief Commercialization Officer at the US Department of Homeland Security and the White House in both the Bush and Obama Administrations.

Dr. Cellucci is an accomplished serial entrepreneur, managing partner of sizable ($2 B scale) Private Equity funds and senior executive/Board member with experience in both the private and public sectors. He was appointed the first Chief Commercialization Officer in the US Federal government. During his public service, Cellucci was often described in the worldwide press as “A Strategist that EXECUTES” and a “Change Agent” in the public sector by developing and implementing innovative public-private partnerships that enabled the cost-effective and efficient development of products and services to keep the nation safe–all at the benefit of the taxpayer. In addition, he still receives between 40-50 invitations per week to serve as the keynote speaker at a variety of business, technical and government venues.

About the Network Centric Operations Industry Consortium
The Network Centric Operations Industry Consortium is an international organization focused on accelerating the global use of network-centric principles and systems. Our goal is to improve information sharing among different communities of interest to enhance their productivity, interactivity, safety and security (source: www.ncoic.org).

About Cellucci Associates, Inc.
www.cellucciassociates.com
Consultants to business, industry, and government the Cellucci Associates, Inc. provides solutions on high technology strategic management, commercialization and marketing of emerging technologies, as well as nanotechnology. The firm was founded by Thomas Cellucci, PhD, MBA the first and former Chief Commercialization Officer at the US Department of Homeland Security and the White House in both the Bush and Obama Administrations and provides services in array of specialized sectors through its 12 global offices.