Our Mission

Uniting Women in Cyber (UWIC) is a program designed to celebrate the success of women leaders thriving in today’s cybersecurity ecosystem and to identify and address issues that may be preventing more women from reaching critical leadership.

Our Passion

We are passionate about bringing together partners from corporate, government, academia, investment and nonprofits to:  

  • Create and nurture collaboration for women in leadership roles
  • Build connectivity and mentoring for women in cybersecurity, innovation and emerging technology topics such as Internet of Things
  • Promote advancement and visibility of women in leadership positions
  • Spotlight issues that hinder greater participation in and advancement of women in the tech sector in general, and cybersecurity in particular

Our Events

Founded in 2018, UWIC sponsors several activities and meetups designed to help cultivate relationships within the cyber ecosystem throughout the year. Our annual symposium is our flagship event, and showcases amazing women in our ecosystem.

    Year-long Program

    Sponsor-led Advisory Board

    May Symposium

    Quarterly Receptions

    Our Founder

      Mary Beth Borgwig

      Founder, Uniting Women in Cyber

      Mary Beth is a data analytics, cyber risk and insurance C-level executive focused on a 360-degree view of operational risk. She has over 20 years in the technology and security sector and 10+ years on complex cyber and enterprise risk management. Her time in the insurance industry create a unique skillset for her current roles as CEO of LemonFish and advisory roles at Comptia and Eleven Canterbury.

      Mary Beth takes on executive leadership roles to ignite change for a positive outcome, which in many of her roles has led to positive outcomes of being sold, increased sales,a successful product launch and ultimately overall a better return on investment.

      Specialties: Cyber Security Company Executive leadership, Insurance, Risk Transfer, Cyber Risk Management, Operational Risk, CFO Security/Technology

      2020 Symposium Advisory Board

        Edward Albrigo

        President & CEO, CIT

        Mary Beth Borgwing

        CEO & Founder, Uniting Women in Cyber

        Jessica Gulick

        CEO & Founder, Katzcy

        Arlette Hart

        Senior Technologist for CyberSecurity, Leidos

        Hema Lakshminarayanan

        Senior Director, Information Security Governance, Risk & Compliance, Verisign

        Thank You to Our 2020 Sponsors


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