Cyber Security Summit 2018

Gurney’s Newport Resort & Marina, Newport, RI
July 18, 2018 - July 20, 2018

28 days left

Join us for Opal Group’s Cyber Security Summit – set in Newport, RI, this premier event will gather C-Level & Senior Executives responsible for defending their companies’ critical infrastructures together with technology providers & distinguished information security experts. Learn from acclaimed security professionals on how to protect your business from cyber attacks during interactive Panels & Keynote presentations.
Convene with fellow influential business leaders, C-Suite executives, investors & entrepreneurs over 3 days of sailing, sessions, and networking opportunities.

Current as of June 21, 2018

12:00PM

REGATTA

Join your peers in our sailing regatta on the Narragansett Bay.
Race on a legendary 68′ classic 12 Meter yacht that won the Americas Cup or relax on the viewing boat (an 80′ schooner).
Space is limited, registration is required.

2:00PM

Exhibit Setup / Registration

3:30PM

Welcoming Remarks by Co-Chair

3:45PM

The Impact of Evolving Technologies on the Cybersecurity Threat
Topics to be discussed:
Privacy, Quantum Computing/Encryption, Machine Learning/AI and the Internet of Things

Moderator

Jonathan Conrad, Chairman, CEO & Founder,  AdmieMobile, LLC

Panelists

Jennifer Miller, Executive Director & Founder, Bioethics International

Panelists

Todd Knapp, Founder and Chief Executive Officer, Envision Technology Advisors, LLC

Panelists

Mark Jackson, Scientific Lead of Business Development, Cambridge Quantum Computing

4:30PM

TBA

Moderator

Jen Bawden, CEO, Bawden Family Office (SFO)

Panelists

Melissa Hathaway, President, Hathaway Global Strategies, LLC

5:15

Investing in Cyber Security
Cyber Investments to Protect USA and Global critical infrastructure

Moderator

Michael Steed, Founder & Managing Partner, Paladin Capital Group

Panelists

Bruce Schinelli, VP Information Technology and Chief Information Officer, TTX Company

Panelists

Gary McGibbon, Business Development Manager, Owl Cyber Defense Solutions, LLC.

Panelists

Robert K. Knake, Senior Fellow for Cyber Policy, Council on Foreign Relations (CFR)

6:00PM

Keynote Presentation

M.K. Palmore, CISM, CISSP, Assistant Special Agent in Charge, Federal Bureau of Investigation

6:30PM

Welcome Reception

Interested in attending, speaking or sponsoring? Email – lbautista@opalgroup.net

7:30AM

Registration & Continental Breakfast

8:10AM

Welcoming Remarks by Co-Chair

8:30AM

Analytics, Intelligence & Response
• Cyber risk quantification and modeling
• Data breach response requirements and procedures

Moderator
Panelists

Damon Becknel, Chief Information Security Officer, Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey

Panelists

Jacob Ingerslev, Senior Vice President, Head of Global Cyber Risk, Navigators Management Company, Inc.

Panelists

Mark Morrison, SVP & CSO, The OCC

Panelists

Maria Hilsmier, VP, Chief Privacy Officer, Premier

Panelists

Brian Haugli, Vice President, Chief Information Security Officer, The Hanover Insurance Group Inc.

9:15AM

Good Privacy Is Good for Business

Moderator

Michelle Dennedy, Vice President and Chief Privacy Officer, Cisco

Panelists

Robert Waitman, Director, Data Valuation and Privacy, Security and Trust Organization, Cisco

10:00AM

Keynote Presentation
Trends in Global Security Under a New Administration

Ambassador Kurt Volker,U.S. Special Representative for Ukraine Negotiations,
Executive Director ‐MCCAIN INSTITUTE FOR INTERNATIONALLEADERSHIP AT ARIZONA STATE UNIVERSITY
former United States PermanentRepresentative – NATO

10:30AM

Refreshment Break

10:45AM

Machine Learning and AI

Moderator
Panelists

Roland Cloutier, SVP & Chief Secuirty Officer, ADP

Panelists

Michael Meyer, Chief information Officer, Chief Risk Officer & Chief Security Officer, MRS BPO, LLC

Panelists

Anthony Scriffignano, SVP, Chief Data Scientist,Dun & Bradstreet

Panelists

Pini Ben-Or, Global Head of Analytics, NICE Actimize

Panelists

Aaron Gette Chief Information Officer, The Bay Club Company

Panelists

David Masson, Country Manager, Canada, Darktrace

11:30AM

EMP and Combined Arms Cyber Warfare

Speakers

Dr. Peter Pry, Executive Director, EMP Task Force on National and Homeland Security

Speakers

Ambassador Hank Cooper, Former Director, Strategic Defense Initiative Organization

Speakers

Professor Cynthia Ayers, Director, Task Force on National and Homeland Security

12:15PM

Hackers & Threats
• This is how you’ll be hacked – poor passwords, social engineering (phishing), missing patches, configuration errors)
• Why proactive security assessments are crucial – pen-testing, red teaming, code and web app reviews, etc.
• Bug bounties v penetration testing – when are you reallyready for each?
• Building your security program – what does this look like and what you should not ignore…

Moderator

Sean Sposito, Analyst, Security, Javelin Strategy & Research

Panelists

John Polis, Chief Technology Officer, Star Mountain Capital

Panelists

Jeff Moore, Global Head of Security, Novartis Institute for Biomedical Research

Panelists

Christie Terrill, Partner, Bishop Fox

Panelists

TBA, CA Technologies

Panelists

Justin Herring, Assistant United States Attorney,United States Attorney's Office, District of New Jersey

Panelists

Konstantine Sukherman, CEO, Cybri

1:00PM

Networking Luncheon

2:15PM

Keynote Presentation
A Washington, D.C. Update — What to expect coming out of Congress in 2018

Senator Paul Strauss, United States Senator for the District of Columbia (Shadow)

2:45PM

Identity& Privacy
Examining the relationship between and overlaps in authentication vs. identity vs. transactional information

Moderator
Panelists

Myles Edwards, CCO, Knight Vinke

Panelists

Paul Grassi, Partner and SVP of Cybersecurity, Easy Dynamics Corp.

Panelists

Phillip Miller, Head of Infrastructure & CISO, Brooks Brothers

Panelists

Dirk Wahlefeld, Business Analyst - IT Security, ITConcepts

Panelists

David Hale, Chief Privacy Officer & Deputy General Counsel, TD Ameritrade

3:30PM

Refreshment Break

3:45PM

Governance, Risk & Compliance

Moderator

Joan Dal Bianco, Head Consumer Business Management & Governance, TD

Panelists

Joanna Fields, Principal, Aplomb Strategies

Panelists

Mark Fitzgerald, SVP / Chief Information Security Officer, Investors Bank

Panelists

Richard Kessler, Director, Cyber Security Services Strategy and Governance, KPMG

Panelists

Scott Wilson, Chief Information Security Officer, Ventiv Technology Inc.

Panelists

Ryan Spelman, Senior Director, Center for Internet Security

Panelists

Michael Andreozzi, Head of IS Compliance, National Grid

4:30PM

C-Suites Insights

Moderator
Panelists

Joy Smith, Cyber Strategy Consulting, McKinsey

Panelists

Kevin Peterson, Founder & Chief Content Officer, ZecurityAscent

Panelists

Gretchen Ruck, Director, AlixPartners

Panelists

William K. Wray, Sr., Senior Executive Vice President, Chief Risk Officer, Washington Trust

Panelists

Bill McSorley, Chief Information Officer, Monarch Alternative Capital

Panelists

Vice President, Information Technology, Spanx

5:45PM

Networking Cocktail Reception

8:00AM

Continental Breakfast

8:10AM

Welcoming Remarks by Co-Chair

8:15AM

Personal Date Theft

Moderator

Anne Brensley, JD, CEO, BFT-Capital

Panelists
9:00AM

Cryptocurrency / Blockchain

Moderator

Scott Matsumoto, CISO, Circle Internet Financial

Panelists

Thomas Fuhrman, Managing Director, Marsh Risk Consulting

Panelists

Tommy Gardner, Chief Technology Officer, HP Federal

Panelists

Julie Bergh, Executive Cyber Security Specialist, IBM

Panelists

Serge Lucio, SVP Strategy & Product Management, CA Technologies

9:40AM

Mobile & IoT Security

 

Moderator

Katherine Kuehn, k4t Security

Panelists

Bill Malik, VP of Infrastructure Strategies, Trend Micro

Panelists

Upen Sachdev, Principal / Partner, Deloitte

Panelists

Scott N. Schober, President/CEO, Berkeley Varitronics Systems, Inc.

Panelists

Cullin Wible, Chief Information Officer, The Conti Group

Panelists

Michael Reese, CIO, DSA Technologies, Inc. USA Properties Fund

Panelists

Mark Herschberg, CTO, Averon

11:00AM

Application Security&DevOps

Moderator
Panelists

Darrell Jones, Head of Global Information Security, Herbalife

Panelists

Pirooz Javan, Chief Operating Officer, Easy Dynamics Corp.

Panelists

Kevin Dunn, Senior Vice President and Chief Information Officer, U.S. Retirement & Benefits Partners

Panelists

Henrik Johansson, Principal - Office of the CISO, Amazon.com, Inc. / AWS Security

11:40AM

Phishing 

Moderator
Panelists

Roger Grimes, Data Driven Security Evangelist, KnowBe4

Panelists

Betty Elliott, CISO, Mercer

Rohyt Belani, CEO, Cofense Inc.

12:20PM

Closing Remarks

12:30PM

Conference Concludes

1star
Gurney’s Newport Resort & Marina
Gurney's Newport Resort & Marina, Goat Island, Newport, RI, USA


Room Rate $369*
*Rate has increased due to availability. Prices exclusive of 13% tax & $1.00 Newport Tourism Assessment per night
  • Rooms are available only to those participants who are registered conference attendees.
  • The name on the form will be the name of the guest room.
  • Rooms are allocated on a first come first serve basis. Room types/rates are subject to availability.
  • Rooms will not be guaranteed without a credit card.

Registration Pricing

Standard Rate
Government $495
PE / VC $495
End-User / Merchant $795
Banks and Credit Unions $995
Standard $1,695

*Subject to Opal Group’s verification and approval. Only individuals who are solely investing on their own behalf can be verified for a complimentary pass. Solution Providers or Fund Providers to 3rd parties will not be able to receive complimentary access. As investment portfolios/strategies are constantly changing, we reserve the right to re- verify past delegates for future complimentary passes.

Sponsorship, Exhibition & Speaking Opportunities 212.532.9898 info@opalgroup.net

Presented by

M.K. Palmore, CISM, CISSP, Assistant Special Agent in Charge, Federal Bureau of Investigation

Presented by

United States Senator Paul Strauss, District of Columbia (Shadow)

Presented by

Kurt Volker, former United States Permanent Representative, NATO, Executive Director, The McCain Institute for International Leadership

Presented by

Jonathan Avila, Vice President, Chief Privacy Officer, Walmart Inc.

  • The Impact of Evolving Technologies
  • Bioethics in Cyber Security
  • Analytics, Intelligence & Response
  • Machine Learning & AI
  • Hackers & Threats
  • Governance, Risk & Compliance
  • C-Suite Insights
  • Application Security & DevOps
  • Mobile & IoT Security
  • Identity
  • Blockchain
  • PE / VC Roundtable
  • Cryptocurrency
  • Phishing
  • CISOs, CROs, COOs, CIOs, CTOs
  • Head of Cyber Security
  • Head of Cyber Defense
  • Head of Fraud Prevention
  • Head of Fraud Investigations
  • Heads of Corporate Security
  • Head of Cyber Threat Intelligence
  • Head of Information Security
  • Head of Compliance
  • Heads of Legal
  • Director of Security
  • Head of Security Architecture

From organizations including:

  • Enterprises
  • Cyber Security Providers
  • Retail Banks
  • Investment Banks
  • Investment Management
  • Institutional Investors
  • Pension Companies
  • Insurance Companies
  • Asset Management Companies
  • Hedge Funds
  • Government
  • Software Companies
  • Credit Unions