Security Digital Summit:
Improved security for business resilience

SECURITY - SUMMIT
18 - 20th October 2022, Europe 09:00 - 12:40 BST

Security Digital Summit

Security leaders are having to be more proactive in meeting the growing complexity of the Cyber threat which means more compliance, risk management and protection. Yet as the pandemic is waning, organisations and functions are trying to open up and be more responsive to client needs in an increasingly democratised age, Security leaders will have to strike a careful balance.

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GDS Group Host

Speakers Include

Dr. Claudia Natanson

Chair of The Board of Trustees, CISO

Stephen Owen

CISO

Mouhamad Omar

Information Security Manager for the AI & Analytics

John Graham-Cumming

CTO

Stephen de Vries

CEO

Charlie Jones

Software Assurance Evangelist

Jeffrey Moore

CISO

Derek Brink

Vice President and Research Fellow

Neil Robinson

Managing Director,Business Information Security & Cybersecurity Officer, CCIB

Tiago Lousada Soares

Chief Architect Cyber Resilience

Juan Avellan

Former Group Director, Security, Risk, & Compliance - Richemont

Karim Abillama

SE International Director

Manuel Herranz

CEO & Founder

Ståle Risem-Johansen

CISO

Wade Lance

Field CISO

Sandra Laham

Former Chief Ethics, Compliance and Data Protection Officer - Carrefour Group

Riccardo Riccobene

Head of CISO Security Assurance

Edmond D'Arvieu

Former Chief Security Officer - Sanofi

Mirco Rohr

Director Solutions Consulting EMEA

Desiree Lee

Chief Technology Officer for Data

Mike McLellan

Director of Intelligence in the Secureworks Counter Threat Unit

Simone Pezzoli

Group Chief Technology Officer

Marja Dunderfelt

Chief Security & Privacy Officer, Nordics & Baltics

Minatee Mishra

Director, Security Center of Excellence

Why Attend

Connect with 70+ senior leaders for a curated agenda focused on tackling your current business critical challenges and driving industry forward. Our summits are designed to help you.

New connections

Build new connections with likeminded senior leaders

Business trends

Stay current with emerging business trends

Key takeaways

Downloadable and actionable takeaways

New partnerships

Accelerate key projects through meaningful new partnerships

Insights

De-risk new projects by gaining a broad range of insights

New technologies

Understand the impact new technology can make

"What I enjoyed the most about it was the interactivity, it’s very rare that you get active participation"
Alex Boehme, CTO, H&M Group
"There was a lot of outreach after the event of individuals wanting to connect and I think that was a great by-product of speaking at the event"
Jeffrey Johnson, Vice President, Chief Information Security Officer and Chief Security Officer, Siemens Health Affairs for North America
"I was blown away by the great logistics, diversity of attendees and incredible networking opportunities. I can honestly say I’ve never had so many new relationships and key opportunities from a single meeting."
Bill Sheahan, Vice President
"Congratulations to you all for pulling off a Hybrid Summit with Augmented Reality features that are truly unparalleled in the Industry! Collaborative, Interactive & showcasing leading edge technology ... GDS Summits really set the bar so high that a return to physical conferences might be re-evaluated in the Industry."
Christina Alexander Alexandropoulou, Director Of Security, Four Seasons
"I connected with peers that I know I’ll stay in touch with, including suppliers which have presented a fantastic opportunity for 7-Eleven Global in the future. It may well be the most valuable summit I’ve attended in many years."
Cynthia Richardson, Senior Director, Global Logistics & Merchandising
"The meetings and presentations added value, and needless to say, but that the venue for the Summit was exceptional."
Edward M Shubert, CPA Senior Director, McKesson Corporation
"I made quite a few contacts that will be beneficial to me."
Margaret Bond, Director of Cyber Security, Numotion
"It was one of the best events I have been to, particularly because of the format and topics. Really well done and to all of the team."
Lauren Goodwin, CIO

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Event Agenda

Day one
Day two
Day three

09:00 - 09:15

Sponsor

09:00 - 09:15

Opening Remarks

Intro & Diamond Commentary

09:15 - 09:45

09:15 - 09:45

Keynote

The Cyber Security Transition is Complete: What this means for the profession, practice and professional.

Dr. Claudia Natanson Chair of The Board of Trustees, CISO, UK Cyber Security Council

09:45 - 10:25

09:45 - 10:25

Panel Discussion

Leadership Innovation for an Effective Cybersecurity Culture

Stephen Owen CISO, esure
Mouhamad Omar Information Security Manager for the AI & Analytics, TUI Group
John Graham-Cumming CTO, Cloudflare

10:25 - 10:35

Sponsor

10:25 - 10:35

Insight Break

Start Left in Software Security with Secure Design

Stephen de Vries CEO, Irius Risk

10:35 - 11:25

10:35 - 11:25

Roundtables

Track 1: The Changing Scope of Governance, Risk, & Compliance- 2022 and Beyond

Juan Avellan Former Group Director, Security, Risk, & Compliance - Richemont,

Track 2: Fixing the Software Supply Chain - Who Owns The Responsibility?

Sponsor:

Charlie Jones Software Assurance Evangelist, ReversingLabs

Track 3: Effective Cloud Security for a Resilient Enterprise

Sponsor:

11:25 - 11:30

11:25 - 11:30

Short Break

11:30 - 12:10

11:30 - 12:10

Masterclass Breakouts

Track 1: What Does a Good ROI Look Like When Considering a Cybersecurity Toolset Investment for Threat Detection & Response?

Karim Abillama SE International Director, Netwitness

Track 2: ANONYMISATION, PSEUDONYMISATION, OBFUSCATION, REDACTION: WHAT ARE MY CHOICES FOR GDPR COMPLIANCE?

Manuel Herranz CEO & Founder, Pangeanic

12:10 - 12:40

12:10 - 12:40

Headline Keynote

Staying Secure in the Midst of a Talent Crisis

Wade Lance Field CISO, Synack

12:40 - 12:50

12:40 - 12:50

Insight Break

Decentralising Software Security With Security Champions

Stephen de Vries CEO, Irius Risk

09:00 - 09:10

09:00 - 09:10

Opening Remarks

09:10 - 09:40

09:10 - 09:40

Keynote

The human factor in Cybersecurity

Ståle Risem-Johansen CISO, Sparebank 1 SMN

09:40 - 10:20

09:40 - 10:20

Panel Discussion

The Changing Landscape of Third - Party Risk Management

Sandra Laham Former Chief Ethics, Compliance and Data Protection Officer - Carrefour Group,
Riccardo Riccobene Head of CISO Security Assurance, DWS Group
Edmond D'Arvieu Former Chief Security Officer - Sanofi,
Mirco Rohr Director Solutions Consulting EMEA, RiskRecon

10:20 - 10:30

Sponsor

10:20 - 10:30

Insight Break

Vulnerability Management: Using device context to make faster decisions about what matters most

Desiree Lee Chief Technology Officer for Data, Armis

10:35 - 11:25

10:35 - 11:25

Roundtables

Track 1: The Changing Scope of Governance, Risk, & Compliance- 2022 and Beyond

Juan Avellan Former Group Director, Security, Risk, & Compliance - Richemont,

Track 2: Fixing the Software Supply Chain - Who Owns The Responsibility?

Sponsor:

Charlie Jones Software Assurance Evangelist, ReversingLabs

Track 3: Effective Cloud Security for a Resilient Enterprise

Sponsor:

11:25 - 11:55

11:25 - 11:55

Innovation Exchange Keynote

Tiago Lousada Soares Chief Architect Cyber Resilience, Galp Energia

11:58 - 12:30

Sponsor

11:58 - 12:30

Closing Prime Keynote

Mitigating Cybersecurity Risk in the Digital Supply Chain

Mike McLellan Director of Intelligence in the Secureworks Counter Threat Unit, Secureworks

09:00 - 09:10

09:00 - 09:10

Opening Remarks

09:10 - 09:40

09:10 - 09:40

Keynote

Neil Robinson Managing Director,Business Information Security & Cybersecurity Officer, CCIB, Standard Chartered Bank

09:40 - 10:20

09:40 - 10:20

Panel Discussion

Treating Cybersecurity as a Business Investment

Simone Pezzoli Group Chief Technology Officer, Haier
Marja Dunderfelt Chief Security & Privacy Officer, Nordics & Baltics, Huawei
Minatee Mishra Director, Security Center of Excellence, Philips

10:20 - 10:30

10:20 - 10:30

Insight Break

10:30 - 11:20

10:30 - 11:20

Roundtable Leaders Panel

Juan Avellan Former Group Director, Security, Risk, & Compliance - Richemont,
Charlie Jones Software Assurance Evangelist, ReversingLabs

11:30 - 12:00

11:30 - 12:00

Innovation Exchange Keynote

How Quantification Helps to Make (or Break) Better-Informed Business Decisions About Cybersecurity Investments

Derek Brink Vice President and Research Fellow, Aberdeen Strategy & Research

12:00 - 12:30

12:00 - 12:30

Closing Keynote

Looking Into the Future: How CISOs can find their seat at the table

Jeffrey Moore CISO, Staples

12:30 - 12:40

12:30 - 12:40

Insight Break -Closing Comments

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Digital Summit

Experience the new way to network with peers with
interactive features including:

Audience Interaction

Engage with a virtual live audience just as you would at a physical event and create meaningful conversations.

Interactive Live Polling

Keep engaged through interactive live polling and gamification tools.

Direct connections

Ask your questions face-to-face with the speakers via our leading stage technology.

Relationship building

Build stronger connections with leading executives that you will take with you through your career

Thought Leadership

Content and insight from industry experts when it matters most

Intelligent interaction

Interactive quizzes gamify your experience

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