Adam Sedgewick

Senior IT Policy Advisor, National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST)

Adam Sedgewick serves as Senior Information Technology Policy Advisor at NIST. In this role, Sedgewick advises NIST and Department of Commerce leadership on cybersecurity and technology policy issues. In 2017, Sedgewick served as Technology Policy Advisor in the Commerce Department’s Office of Policy and Strategic Planning. Previously, Sedgewick was Senior Advisor to the Federal CIO Council. Sedgewick served as Professional Staff Member for the Senate Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs for nine years, handling cyber security and federal information technology policy. Sedgewick has received multiple awards including the “Fed 100”, BankInfoSecurity and GovInfoSecurity Top Ten Influencer and Security Magazine’s Most Influential People in Security for 2014.