SECURITY - SUMMIT

Security Digital Summit:
Improved security for business resilience

28 February - 2nd March 2023, America 09:00 - 12:40 EST

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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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

Wade Lance Field CISO, Synack

09:15 - 09:45

09:15 - 09:45

Keynote

Michael Owens BISO, Equifax

09:46 - 10:26

Sponsor

09:46 - 10:26

Panel Discussion

The future of Cybersecurity Amid Digital Transformation

Shoshana Rosenberg SVP, Cybersecurity | Data Strategy and CPO, WSP
Bill Smith CIO, State of Alaska
Christopher Dobrec Vice President Product & Industry Solutions, Armis

10:25 - 10:35

Sponsor

10:25 - 10:35

Insight Break

5 Reasons Identity Needs to be the Focus of Your Cloud Security Strategy

Jeff Moncrief Field CTO, Sonrai Security

10:35 - 11:25

10:35 - 11:25

Roundtables

Track 1: The Changing Scope of Governance, Risk, & Compliance- 2023 and Beyond

Rod Aday Director Information Risk Management, Verizon

Track 2: Cybersecurity Culture: your strategic asset

Track 3: Cyber Resilience in A Multi Cloud Environment

Sponsor:

Ajay Sabhlok CIO & Chief Data Officer, Rubrik

11:25 - 11:30

11:25 - 11:30

Short Break

11:30 - 12:10

11:30 - 12:10

Masterclass Breakouts

Sponsor:

Manuel Herranz CEO & Founder, Pangeanic

12:11 - 12:41

Sponsor

12:11 - 12:41

Headline Keynote

Use Strategic Security Testing To Transform Security Posture

Wade Lance Field CISO, Synack

09:00 - 09:15

09:00 - 09:15

Opening Remarks

09:15 - 09:45

09:15 - 09:45

Keynote

Gaining consensus for your cyber security program

Patrice Bordron CISO, Community Health Systems

09:47 - 10:27

09:47 - 10:27

Panel Discussion

The Importance of Partnerships in the Fight Against Cybercrime.

Kyo Dolan Special Agent in Charge- Richmond Field Office, Office of Investigations, United States Secret Service
Deena Swatzie SVP Cyber Security Strateg, Truist

10:27 - 10:37

Sponsor

10:27 - 10:37

Insight Break

Make Better Cybersecurity Decisions with Trusted Data Analytics

Jacob Olcott Vice President, Government Affairs, BitSight

10:40 - 11:30

10:40 - 11:30

Roundtables

Track 1: The Changing Scope of Governance, Risk, & Compliance- 2023 and Beyond

Rod Aday Director Information Risk Management, Verizon

Track 2: Cybersecurity Culture: your strategic asset

Track 3: Cyber Resilience in A Multi Cloud Environment

Sponsor:

Ajay Sabhlok CIO & Chief Data Officer, Rubrik

11:31 - 12:01

11:31 - 12:01

Innovation Exchange Keynote

Building a cybersecurity culture: Is your organisation future-proofed?

Sajed Naseem CISO, New Jersey Court

12:03 - 12:33

Sponsor

12:03 - 12:33

Closing Prime Keynote

The Evolving Threat Landscape and some Spring Cleaning!

Andy Piazza Global Head of Threat Intelligence, X Force, IBM

09:00 - 09:15

09:00 - 09:15

Opening Remarks

09:15 - 09:45

09:15 - 09:45

Keynote

Be Prepared: Securing digital ecosystems amid global disruption

Roland Cloutier Fmr CISO, TikTok,

09:46 - 10:26

09:46 - 10:26

Panel Discussion

Leadership Innovation: Recruit, Retain and Develop Diverse IT Security Talent

Greg Barnes Fmr CISO, Amgen,
Michael Calderin CISO, Yageo
Joshua Brown CISO, H&R Block

10:27 - 10:37

Sponsor

10:27 - 10:37

Insight Break

Andy Ellis CISO, Orca Security

10:37 - 11:27

10:37 - 11:27

Roundtable Leaders Panel

Ajay Sabhlok CIO & Chief Data Officer, Rubrik
Rod Aday Director Information Risk Management, Verizon

11:27 - 11:32

11:27 - 11:32

Short Break

11:35 - 12:05

11:35 - 12:05

Innovation Exchange Keynote

Adam Powell Director at University Southern California, Election Security Initiative,

12:06 - 12:36

12:06 - 12:36

Closing Keynote

Making Talent Management the Secret Weapon for 2023 and Beyond

Renata Spinks Director/Deputy CIO IC4/ USMC CISO, US Marine Corps

12:36 - 12:46

12:36 - 12:46

Insight Break -Closing Comments

Speakers Include

Michael Owens

BISO

Ajay Sabhlok

CIO & Chief Data Officer

Patrice Bordron

CISO

Manuel Herranz

CEO & Founder

Matt Callahan

Assistant to the Special Agent in Charge, Criminal Investigative Division, Field Cyber Operations

Sajed Naseem

CISO

Roland Cloutier

Fmr CISO, TikTok

Bill Smith

CIO

Shoshana Rosenberg

SVP, Cybersecurity | Data Strategy and CPO

Deena Swatzie

SVP Cyber Security Strateg

Jeff Moncrief

Field CTO

Andy Ellis

CISO

Christopher Dobrec

Vice President Product & Industry Solutions

Kyo Dolan

Special Agent in Charge- Richmond Field Office, Office of Investigations

Jacob Olcott

Vice President, Government Affairs

Andy Piazza

Global Head of Threat Intelligence, X Force

Greg Barnes

Fmr CISO, Amgen

Michael Calderin

CISO

Joshua Brown

CISO

Adam Powell

Director at University Southern California, Election Security Initiative

Renata Spinks

Director/Deputy CIO IC4/ USMC CISO

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Direct connections

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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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