Speaker Bio

Tom Scholtz

Tom Scholtz

Distinguished VP Analyst
Tom Scholtz is a Research Vice President and Gartner Fellow Emeritus. Mr. Scholtz also completed a term as the Chief of Research for Security and Risk Management. He advises clients on security management strategies and trends, and is an acknowledged authority on information security governance, security strategy, security organizational dynamics, and security management processes. Based in the U.K., he is a regular presenter at European industry events.
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Thursday, June 09, 2022 / 02:00 PM - 02:30 PM EDT
What Goes Where: A Guide to Security Organization Design

There is no such thing as a perfect, universally appropriate model for security organizations. Every enterprise must develop its own model, taking into consideration basic principles, practical realities and the challenges of digital transformation. This session will address the following issues: Trends and challenges in security organization design; Factors that influence security organizations; Best practices and contemporary conceptual design models for security organizations.

Thursday, June 09, 2022 / 03:30 PM - 04:00 PM EDT
Security Strategy Planning Best Practices

Consistent, practical strategic planning is a prerequisite for security and risk management leaders establishing and supporting the credibility of their security programs. This presentation:
- Introduces a generic security strategy planning process
- Shares the unique best practices associated with security strategy planning
- Provides practical advice on communicating the strategy to stakeholders.

Friday, June 10, 2022 / 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM EDT
The Outlook for Human Factors in Security

We like to lament that "the users are the weakest link in the cybersecurity chain!" which means that as security and risk management leaders, you must understand the critical impact of the user community on your programs. From basic anti-phishing simulation through more proven communications techniques to sophisticated approaches based on the social science, this presentation provides insight into the latest best practices in the human aspects of security.

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