Cyber Security Summit 2018

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

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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.

Some Confirmed Speakers of April 20, 2018

CEO, Bawden Family Office (SFO)

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

CEO & Co-founder, Cofense

Global Head of Analytics, NICE Actimize

Executive Cyber Security Specialist - CISSP, ISSMP, CBCP, IBM

Principal, Liberty Advisor Group

CEO, BFT-Capital

Chief Evangelist and Strategy Officer, KnowBe4

SVP & Chief Secuirty Officer, ADP

Chairman, CEO & Founder, AdmieMobile, LLC

Chief Information Security Officer, STANFORD CHILDREN'S HEALTH

Vice President and Chief Privacy Officer, Cisco Systems, Inc.

CCO, Knight Vinke

CISO, Mercer

Principal, Aplomb Strategies

SVP / Chief Information Security Officer, Investors Bank

Managing Director, Marsh Risk Consulting

Chief Technology Officer, HP Federal

Partner, Zeichner Ellman & Krause

Partner and SVP of Cybersecurity, Easy Dynamics Corp.

CIO, True North Networks, LLC

VP, Chief Privacy Officer, Premier

Chief Cyber Risk Officer, Maxim Integrated

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

Chief Operating Officer, Easy Dynamics

Head of Global Information Security, Herbalife

Director, Cyber Security Services Strategy and Governance, KPMG

Vice President, Wandera Inc.

Managing Director, ClearSky, Security & Consultant, Blackstone

Director and Chief Information Security Officer, Eversource

Partner, Liberty Advisor Group

VP of Infrastructure Strategies, Trend Micro

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

Executive Director & Founder, Bioethics International

Global Head of Security, Novartis Institute for Biomedical Research


Assistant Special Agent in Charge, Federal Bureau of Investigation

Chief Technology Officer, Star Mountain Capital

Executive Director, EMP Task Force on National and Homeland Security

Principal / Partner, Deloitte & Touche LLP

VP Information Technology and Chief Information Officer, TTX Company

President/CEO/Author of Hacked Again, Berkeley Varitronics Systems, Inc.

SVP, Chief Data Scientist, Dun & Bradstreet

Cyber Strategy Consulting, McKinsey

Founder & Managing Partner, Paladin Capital Group

United States Senator for the District of Columbia, United States Senator for the District of Columbia

Chief Compliance Officer, SEI

Partner, Bishop Fox

U.S. Special Representative for Ukraine Negotiations, U.S. State Department

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

Chief Design Officer, Oracle Adaptive Intelligence

Chief Information Officer, The Conti Group

IT Risk and Compliance Consultant, DirectDefense

Interested in attending, speaking or sponsoring? Email –

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

Room Rate $339
*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

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

  • 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