Speakers

Guest Keynote Speakers

 Leon Panetta

Leon Panetta

U.S. Secretary of Defense (2011-2013), Director, Central Intelligence Agency (2009-2011)

Leon Panetta served as the 23rd Secretary of Defense from 2011 to 2013. He oversaw the final removal of American troops from Iraq as well as the beginning of troop withdrawals from Afghanistan. He led the effort to develop a new defense strategy to advance greater agility, protect national security and meet fiscal discipline, opened up new opportunities for everyone to serve in the military and protected benefits for wounded warriors and their families.

Cory Doctorow

Cory Doctorow

Journalist, Science Fiction Author, Activist and Blogger

Cory Doctorow (craphound.com) is a science fiction novelist, blogger and technology activist. He is the co-editor of the popular weblog Boing Boing (boingboing.net), and a contributor to The Guardian, the New York Times, Publishers Weekly, Wired, and many other newspapers, magazines and websites. He was formerly Director of European Affairs for the Electronic Frontier Foundation (eff.org), a non-profit civil liberties group that defends freedom in technology law, policy, standards and treaties.

Gartner Keynote Speakers

Opening Keynote: Manage Risk and Deliver Security in a Digital World

Effective cybersecurity is the foundation of successful digital business. As organizations leverage new technology and business processes to deliver services and products to global markets, security and risk managers must support achievement of enterprise objectives while mitigating security risks to an acceptable level. In the face of increasing threats to IT, OT and IoT, security and risk leaders need to build resilient organizations that can withstand attacks and continue to attain enterprise objectives.

Ant Allan
  • Ant Allan
  • Research VP
  • Gartner
Peter Firstbrook
  • Peter Firstbrook
  • Research VP
  • Gartner
Avivah Litan
  • Avivah Litan
  • Vice President & Distinguished Analyst
  • Gartner

Case Study Speakers

  • Bret Arsenault
  • Vice President & Chief Information Officer
  • Microsoft
  • Speaker Profile
  • Richard Biber
  • Manager Governance Risk & Compliance
  • Ultimate Software
  • Speaker Profile
  • Mark Eggleston
  • Director, Security & Business Continuity
  • Health Partner Plans
  • Speaker Profile
  • Suzanna Hall
  • Senior Manager, Business Continuity
  • QualComm
  • Speaker Profile
  • Trusty Hicks
  • Program Manager, Asset Protection Solutions
  • Walgreens
  • Speaker Profile
  • Jeannette Johnson
  • Vice President of Business Continuity Planning
  • Warner Brothers
  • Speaker Profile
  • Alice Kaltenmark
  • Director, Global IT Service Continuity Management
  • Reed Elsevier
  • Speaker Profile
  • Jason Matlof
  • Executive Vice President & Chief Marketing Officer
  • LightCyber
  • Speaker Profile
  • Kevin McDonald
  • Director of Clinical Information Security
  • Mayo Clinic
  • Speaker Profile
  • Dr. Nader Mehravari
  • MBCP, MBCI, Cyber Risk and Resilience Management Team
  • Carnegie Mellon University
  • Speaker Profile
  • Samuel Visner
  • Senior Vice President & General Manager
  • ICF International
  • Speaker Profile
  • Peter Swire, J.D.
  • Professor of Law and Expert on Privacy and Cybersecurity
  • Scheller College of Business, Georgia Institute of Technology
  • Speaker Profile

Gartner Analyst Speakers

Ahlm, Eric
Ahuja, Ash
Allan, Ant
Ambrose, Christopher
Barber, Victoria
Browning, James A.
Byrnes, F. Christian
Carpenter, Perry
Casper, Carsten
Chuvakin, Anton
Cisek, Mike
Contu, Ruggero
Deshpande, Sid
Farahmand, Homan
Feiman, Joseph
Firstbrook, Peter
Gilbert, Mark E.
Girard, John
Heidt, Erik T.
Heiser, Jay
Hils, Adam
Howard, Chris
Irwin, David
Iverson, Brian
Kampman, Kevin
Kaplan, Steven L
Krikken, Ramon
Lawson, Craig
Litan, Avivah
Logan, Debra
Lowans, Brian
MacDonald, Neil
Maiwald, Eric
McClure, Tom
McMillan, Rob
Morency, John P
Neiva, Claudio
Nicolett, Mark
Nunno, Tina
Orans, Lawrence
Pagani, Kimberly Elizabeth
Paulak, Eric Richard
Perkins, Earl
Pingree, Lawrence
Pratap, Khushbu
Proctor, Paul E.
Reed, Brian
Rochford, Oliver
Scholtz, Tom
Schwartz, Lew
Singh, Anmol
Smith, Rob
Thielemann, Katell
Walls, Andrew
Weiss, Juergen
Wheatman, Jeffrey
Wheeler, John A.
Wilson, Belinda
Witty, Roberta J.
Wujek, Mary E
Wynne, Neil
Ying, Steve
Young, Greg
Zhang, Jie
Zumerle, Dionisio

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