Cyber Crime and the Impact on our National Security
Don Paul Colcolough, Former Director of Investigations & Cybersecurity for AOL & Founder, Tactical Technology, LLC
Don Colcolough is an internationally recognized authority and expert within the cybercrime investigations, cyber-security and prevention measures arena, as well as a digital evidence comprehension professional. He has testified in over 300 criminal trials for state, federal, U.S. military and international governments over the course of two decades.
He is the founder of Tactical Technology, LLC, a global high-technology consultancy practice concentrating on the comprehension and resolution of Internet crimes, computer related crimes and online abuse matters. Previously, he was the Director of Cyber Security and the Director of Investigations, Compliance and Law Enforcement Affairs at AOL.
Mr. Colcolough serves as an instructor and consultant for the National Criminal Justice Training Center (NCJTC) and has faculty affiliations and instructional experience with many agencies/organizations, including the U.S. Air Force JAG School, International Association of Forensic Sciences, the National Center for Missing & Exploited Children, Department of Homeland Security, the FBI Academy, INTERPOL, and many others.
He has been awarded and recognized by many notable U.S. government and non-government organizations for his distinguished service to the law enforcement community and for serving the public interest. He has engaged countless law enforcement agents, officers, detectives, investigators and prosecutors within the U.S., United Kingdom, France, Australia, Germany, Canada, China, Latin America, and South America, as well as entities such as Interpol, Europol, the United Nations, and the G6.
Mr. Colcolough lives on Hilton Head Island, South Carolina and is a professional scuba diver with a passion for coral restoration, sea turtle conservation, marine conservation and kite boarding.
The Evening Speaker Series is open to the public. It is held at the Country Club of Hilton Head located in Hilton Head Plantation. Each event includes hors d’oeuvres, coffee/tea, soft drinks and cash bar. The evening begins with a reception at 5:15 pm. The speaker presentation is held from 6:00 pm-6:50 pm with discussion until 7:15.