4th Annual International Cybersecurity Conference

September 14th-15th, 2014 Smolarz Auditorium, Tel Aviv University, Israel

Haden A. Land


Vice President, Research and Technology, Lockheed Martin

Haden Land is currently Vice President of Research and Technology for Lockheed Martin's Information Systems and Global Solutions (IS&GS). He serves numerous U.S. government agencies, allied nations, and regulated commercial industries.
Mr. Land, a certified systems architect, is responsible for research and development and product management of solutions supporting Defense, Intelligence, Civilian, Commercial customers, NexGen Cyber Innovation and Technology centers operations, cross company collaboration, strategic technology partnerships, STEM/STEAM strategy, and technology planning for strategic technologies. He has domain knowledge within government, space, energy, law enforcement, financial, transportation, and healthcare.

Previously, he was Vice President of Engineering and CTO for Lockheed Martin IS&GS Civil and Vice President of Technical Operations and CTO/CIO for Lockheed Martin Enterprise Solutions. In addition, Land has extensive technical experience performing in many chief architect and chief engineer roles and has held a number of technical and engineering director positions. Previous employers include IBM and Loral.

Mr. Land's applies his longstanding expertise in the engineering and technology industry to the next generation of Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM) academia, leveraging his leadership roles to shape curricula for our future workforce and igniting and maintaining interest in advanced innovation. He serves as a Potsdam University Trustee, Capitol College Trustee, Prince George's Community College Foundation Board Chairman, Hispanic Information Technology Executive Council Board Director, Cyber Maryland Advisory Board Member, MBRT STEMnet Advisory Board Member, Security Innovation Network Steering Board Member, Washington DC CIO Executive Committee Chair, Global CIO Governing Body Member and World Economic Forum Member.

Mr. Land has a bachelor's degree in Mathematics and Computer Science from Potsdam University and a master's degree in Computer Science from Syracuse University. He is a sought out global speaker and involved in various philanthropic initiatives. He has been selected eight times as one of the Top Hispanics in Business and Technology by Hispanic Engineer and Information Technology magazine; thrice named a Most Influential Hispanic by the Hispanic Information Technology Executive Council; received the prestigious Global CIO Executive Top 10 Breakaway Leader award; received the Minerva Award for professional lifetime achievement and an honorary doctor degree in Science from Potsdam University; and received an honorary doctor degree in Humane Letters from Capitol College.