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  • Wednesday, September 18, 2019
    7:00 am
    Registration Open
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    7:00 am - 3:00 pm
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    8:00 am
    Advisory Council Breakfast – (VIP / INVITE ONLY)
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    Topic: How Mature is your Cybersecurity Incident Response Plan?
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    8:00 am - 9:15 am
    Location / Room: 105
    8:00 am
    SecureWorld PLUS Part 1 - Cyber Defense Ineffectiveness and What We Can Do About It
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    Earn 16 CPEs With This in-Depth 3-Part Course
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    CEO, Alpine Security
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    8:00 am - 9:30 am
    Location / Room: 360

    Alpine Security CEO, Christian Espinosa, a bronze sponsor of SecureWorld Chicago, hosts SecureWorld Plus training session on Cyber Defense Ineffectiveness and What We Can Do About It. Attendees will be exposed to data gathered from real-world penetration tests, audits, and incident responses, bringing attention to the current state of cyber defense. Attendees will become familiar with the top 5 trending cybersecurity misconceptions and learn actionable solutions and tools to approach cyber defense and to create a more secure world. Upon completion of this 6-hour training session, attendees will be eligible to receive 12 CPE’s.

    “Ransomware & cyber extortion are effective because organizations blindly implement controls without a risk-based strategy, have poor cybersecurity awareness, and have difficulty determining the validity of ‘incriminating data’ used for cyber extortion.” -Christian Espinosa

    Throughout this training session, Christian Espinosa will candidly discuss the following key elements:

    • Despite all the Next-Gen tools, latest products, compliance requirements, etc., breaches still happen daily. Why is this, and what can we do about it?
    • Data gathered from real-world penetration tests, audits, and incident responses to focus on the current state of cyber defense.
    • Motivations, breaches, and primary tactics used by attackers.
    • Opportunities and solutions to address common issues such as how more organizations focus on the wrong items, how egos get in the way, how compliance doesn’t really help, how risk is rarely assessed, and how cloud migrations can actually make security worse.

    During this training session, you can expect to participate in group activities and discussions. Be open to new ideas and approaches. We can learn from each other.

    Meet the Trainer:
    Christian Espinosa is Alpine Security’s CEO/Founder and a Cybersecurity Professor at Maryville University. He holds over 25 certifications, including the CISSP, CCISO, and PMP. Christian is a US Air Force veteran with a BS in Engineering from the US Air Force Academy and MBA from Webster University. Christian holds multiple patents on cybersecurity attack and defense. Major recent projects include penetration testing and assessments of commercial aircraft, medical device penetration testing, and numerous incident response projects. When Christian isn’t protecting us from cybercriminals, he climbs mountains, travels the world, teaches outdoor wilderness survival, and competes in Ironman triathlons.

    8:00 am
    SecureWorld PLUS Part 1 - Designing and Building a Cybersecurity Program based on the NIST Cybersecurity Framework
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    Earn 16 CPEs With This in-Depth 3-Part Course
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    CISO and Adjunct Faculty, University of Massachusetts
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    • session level iconSecureWorld Plus
    8:00 am - 9:30 am
    Location / Room: 370

    The University of Massachusetts has developed a 6 hour SecureWorld Plus training class that instructs attendees on the best practices for designing, building, and maintaining a Cybersecurity Program based on the NIST Cybersecurity Framework. Organizations who currently use the Framework or are planning to use the Framework for their cybersecurity program will benefit from this course.

    This innovative education and training program includes the following key elements:

    • An introduction to the key components of the NIST Cybersecurity Framework
    • How to use the Framework to support business strategy, technology strategy, and cyber-risk strategy
    • An approach for adopting the framework to build and sustain secure and resilient infrastructure, secure and resilient networks, secure and resilient applications
    • How to use the framework to protect critical information assets
    • A Controls Factory Model that organizations use to create an Engineering Program, a Technical Program and a and Business / Management Program
    • A methodology for developing a Cybersecurity Strategy, System Security Plan (SSP), Risk Assessment, Plan of Action and Milestones (POA&M) and Executive Report

    The class will help individuals and organizations acquire knowledge, skills and abilities to:

    • Develop a strategy to apply the NIST Cybersecurity Framework (NCSF) to their environment
    • Create a comprehensive System Security Plan (SSP) based on the NIST Cybersecurity Framework
    • Conduct a Risk Assessment to compare the current profile with the target profile and identify any gaps that need to be addressed
    • Develop a Plan of Action and Milestones (POA&M) to mitigate the highest priority gaps
    • Establish an Executive Report to measure and communicate current profile, target profile, POA&M and program plan / roles and responsibilities to remediate identified gaps
    • Identify required workforce skills and develop career pathways for improving skills and experience

    About the Instructor – Larry Wilson:

    • Larry Wilson is the former CISO for UMass President’s Office from 2009 to 2017
    • Prior to UMass, Larry developed and managed the Global Infrastructure Services (GIS) Security Program for State Street Corporation
    • Larry has been teaching cybersecurity courses based on the NIST Cybersecurity Framework at SecureWorld events for the past 5 years
    • Larry has conducted over 20 consulting engagements, helping organizations design and build cybersecurity programs based on the NIST Cybersecurity Framework

    The program and its author have won the following industry awards:

    • Security Magazine’s Most Influential People in Security, 2016
    • SANS People Who Made a Difference in Cybersecurity Award, 2013
    • Information Security Executive (ISE) North America Program Winner for Higher Education, 2013
    8:30 am
    Cybersecurity and Industrial Control Systems
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    Cybersecurity Compliance Manager / NERC Sr. Consultant, Electric Power Systems
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    8:30 am - 9:15 am
    Location / Room: 241

    This session will cover the special challenges of cybersecurity in Industrial Control Systems (ICS), the lack of available training, and how to find people to fill the void.

    8:30 am
    Building Resilience in a Smart Nation
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    Assurance Investigatory Fellow, Cloud Security Alliance
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    8:30 am - 9:15 am
    Location / Room: 230

    Smart cities harness digital technology and data to enable organizations to perform better, boost well-being and respond to local and global challenges—presenting a huge opportunity but risk as well. To become the world’s “smart nation,” a sustainable, pragmatic approach is necessary, ensuring the people, processes, and systems are secure. With predictions that three-quarters of the world’s 9 billion people will be city-dwellers by 2050, it’s vital we ensure cities provide a safe and pleasant environment that is sustainable and resilient to change.
    Presentation Level:
    GENERAL (InfoSec best practices, trends, solutions, etc.)

    8:30 am
    Third-Party Risk: Creating and Managing a Program that Works!
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    Managing Director, UHY Advisors
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    8:30 am - 9:15 am
    Location / Room: 240

    Every organization is concerned with third-party risk. No one wants to be the next Target breach. This session will examine the components of third-party risk management and give you some leading practices on how to develop a workable and sustainable process.

     

    9:00 am
    Exhibit Floor Open
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    9:00 am - 3:00 pm
    Location / Room: SecureWorld Exhibitor Floor

    This is the time to visit exhibitors participating in Dash For Prizes & CyberHunt for your chance to win prizes!

    9:30 am
    [OPENING KEYNOTE] Catching Cyber Criminals
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    Investigative Techniques to Identify Modern Threat Actors and the Clues They Leave Behind During Data Breaches
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    Founder / Security Strategy and Research, Night Lion Security
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    9:30 am - 10:15 am
    Location / Room: Keynote Theater

    This keynote will provide insight into modern threat groups like The Dark Overlord, MABNA, and Gnostic Players. The discussion will detail the formation of the groups, information on their structure, their core members, the tactics behind their attacks, and why their attacks are so successful.

    As a precursor to my upcoming book, “Hunting Cyber Criminals,” I will convey confidential information I have gathered in my personal dealings with these criminals, and provide an inside look at several of the companies they have breached and the many clues they unknowingly leave behind.

    10:15 am
    Conference Break / Exhibitor Product Demonstration
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    10:15 am - 11:15 am
    Location / Room: SecureWorld Exhibitor Floor

    Reboot with coffee and infused water while visiting exhibitors on the exhibitor floor.

    11:00 am
    Advisory Council LUNCH RoundTable: (VIP / Invite Only)
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    Topic: Prioritization of Top 20 Critical Security Controls
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    11:00 am - 1:00 pm
    Location / Room: 105

    This session is for our Advisory Council members only.

    11:15 am
    (ISC)2 Chapter Meeting and Guest Presentation - Open to All Attendees
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    Topic: AI and Machine Learning for Information Security
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    Board Member, FBI St. Louis Citizens Academy Alumni Association (FBISTLCAAA)
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    11:15 am - 12:00 pm
    Location / Room: 240

    Interested in your local associations? Join (ISC)2 for their chapter meeting and guest presentation. This opportunity is open to all attendees.
    Presentation:
    Self-learning Artificial Intelligence, also known as Machine Learning (ML), is changing the world.  From skillfully optimizing store shelves to deftly influencing us to click on ads, ML is here to help.  35% of Amazon’s revenue is generated by its ML insightfully recommending products to you and me.  Come learn how intelligent machines make decisions, just like you or I do, but only faster and more accurately because it’s really good at math (!).

     

     

    11:15 am
    Opening the Door to InfoSec
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    Intelligence Analyst, Express Scripts
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    11:15 am - 12:00 pm
    Location / Room: 230

    This presentation is about personal experiences over my year as an intern to an associate cybersecurity intelligence analyst. Going from a dev team, to a red team, and eventually blue team. Highlighting industry struggles as a female (first and only female of each of these teams) trying to get an entry level position and trying to close my own skill gap. Also highlighting personal struggles as well as technical struggles.

    11:15 am
    Zeek and Ye Shall Find: How to Build a Zeek Cluster at Washington University
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    Information Security Manager, Washington University in St. Louis
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    MIM, Network Engineer 3, Washington University in St. Louis
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    11:15 am - 12:00 pm
    Location / Room: 231

    Washington University has been using Zeek (formerly called BRO) for five years now. We recently moved from using SPAN sessions monitoring just north/south traffic, to building a TAP network to monitor both north/south and east/west traffic. We will look at the tools and hardware necessary to build the TAP network and the Zeek cluster. We will also look at some of the data that Zeek produces right out of the box.

    11:15 am
    [Radware] Cybersecurity Pushed to the Limit
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    Systems Engineer , Radware
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    11:15 am - 12:00 pm
    Location / Room: 241

    Throughout 2018 mainstream headlines highlighted cyber-attacks and security threats that included possible interference in the U.S. presidential election, worldwide malware outbreaks and the Equifax data breach. These and other high-profile events spurred greater cyber-defense investment by everyone from nation states and global corporations to individuals purchasing anti-malware solutions for personal devices. Yet even as investments increase so do threats, hacks and vulnerabilities. This session will help you understand these complex and challenging dynamics. Based on findings from Radware’s research and a global industry survey, the session will show real attack data and customer stories to paint a picture of where we are and what security professionals can do.

    Join the session to learn more about:
    • The threat landscape deep dive—the who, what and why of attacks
    • Potential impact on your business, including associated costs of different cyber-attacks
    • Critical attacks in the midst: DNS, IoT and risks lurking in the cloud
    • Emerging threats and how to protect against them
    • A look ahead – predictions and what to prepare for

    12:15 pm
    [LUNCH KEYNOTE] Storytelling 4 Cybersecurity
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    AVP, CISO, St. Louis University
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    12:15 pm - 1:00 pm
    Location / Room: Keynote Theater

    Today, the industry struggles to articulate the most pressing risks facing a business, leading to every security control becoming a critical security control.

    The end result is an expensive, frustrating, and enigmatic cybersecurity program; and with a rapidly changing threat landscape, security fatigue sets in quickly. In order to win business support, we must be able to tell a compelling cybersecurity security story readily consumable by all.

    In this session, we’ll leverage a little communication theory 101 and audience-centered delivery techniques to create an influential cybersecurity story with an emotional, relatable hook.

     

    1:15 pm
    Panel: Building a Better Mouse Trap (Emerging Threats)
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    1:15 pm - 2:15 pm
    Location / Room: Keynote Theater

    To be successful, as an industry, we must strive to get ahead of the bad guys. Easy enough to say but how? By taking a look at the capabilities of the threats we see today we should be able to make some educated guesses on what threats of tomorrow will look like. We know the bad guys don’t follow the rules, take the path of least resistance, and don’t care who they hurt in the process. We need to start thinking like them so that we can figure out what their next step is instead of guessing/hoping.
    Panelists:
    Ron Winward, Radware
    Daniel Conrad, One Identity
    Matt Modica, BJC
    Chris Schoen, Keysight/Ixia
    Chris Sears, Securonix
    Adam Bacia, SailPoint
    Moderator: Montez Fitzpatrick, Navvis Healthcare

    1:15 pm
    Panel: You Got Burned, Now What? (Incident Response)
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    1:15 pm - 2:15 pm
    Location / Room: 230

    We’ve all heard the adage that it’s not if it happens but when you are inevitably breached… Do you have a plan? Even a framework to go off of? What do you include? Who do you include? How often should you be practicing this plan? Join our experts as they discuss incident response plans, who should be involved, best practices, and pitfalls.
    Panelists:
    Adam Gates, Malwarebytes
    Vinny Troia, NightLion Security
    David Harrier, EHI
    Ronald Pipkins, Alert Logic
    Moderator: Priscilla Jacks, U.S. Bank

    2:15 pm
    Conference Break / Exhibitor Product Demonstration
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    2:15 pm - 3:00 pm
    Location / Room: SecureWorld Exhibitor Floor

    Reboot with coffee and infused water while visiting exhibitors on the exhibitor floor.

    3:00 pm
    Legal Issues in AI, IoT and the Cloud of the Future
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    Professor, Researcher, Lawyer, Education
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    3:00 pm - 3:45 pm
    Location / Room: 241
    AI, IoT and the Cloud are no doubt changing the way we live in the future. This presentation discusses current and predicted legal issues in AI, IoT and the Cloud into the future. Legal areas cover privacy and security law, marketing law, and tech law more generally. Trends in how AI, IoT and the Cloud will be used in the future will be married with the potential legal issues that may present themselves in that context. This will permit insight into how the law may evolve in these areas and how we can be ready for our cyber future from this perspective.
    3:00 pm
    Top 10 Activities to Avoid Identity Theft / Financial Fraud
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    SVP, Information Security, CitiMortgage
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    3:00 pm - 3:45 pm
    Location / Room: 240
    In the increasingly online world we live in, many people are concerned about having their identity stolen. A few simple precautions can go a long way to avoiding the hassle of identity theft. Join us as we explore ten action steps that we as consumers can take to lower the likelihood and impact of identity theft.
    Presentation Level:
    GENERAL (InfoSec best practices, trends, solutions, etc.)
    3:00 pm
    CISO Ventures Panel: Are Cybersecurity Startups Meeting Expectations of Buyers Taking a Risk on Them?
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    Founder & Managing Director, Whiteboard Venture Partners
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    VP of Information Security, Veterans United Home Loans
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    Senior VP CISO, First Bank
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    CIO/CISO, Grasshopper Bank
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    3:00 pm - 3:45 pm
    Location / Room: 230

    The number of cyber startups is growing exponentially, with 4300+ cybersecurity companies worldwide including several private “unicorns”. With so many startups engaged in helping organizations achieve cybersecurity outcomes, how do organizational decisionmakers think about the risks involved in working with them? A panel of CISOs will share their expectations of and experiences with cybersecurity startups, including how they use solutions from startups to meet existing and emerging cybersecurity challenges.

     

    3:00 pm
    SecureWorld PLUS Part 2 - Cyber Defense Ineffectiveness and What We Can Do About It
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    CEO, Alpine Security
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    3:00 pm - 4:30 pm
    Location / Room: 360

    Alpine Security CEO, Christian Espinosa, a bronze sponsor of SecureWorld Chicago, hosts SecureWorld Plus training session on Cyber Defense Ineffectiveness and What We Can Do About It. Attendees will be exposed to data gathered from real-world penetration tests, audits, and incident responses, bringing attention to the current state of cyber defense. Attendees will become familiar with the top 5 trending cybersecurity misconceptions and learn actionable solutions and tools to approach cyber defense and to create a more secure world. Upon completion of this 6-hour training session, attendees will be eligible to receive 12 CPE’s.

    “Ransomware & cyber extortion are effective because organizations blindly implement controls without a risk-based strategy, have poor cybersecurity awareness, and have difficulty determining the validity of ‘incriminating data’ used for cyber extortion.” -Christian Espinosa

    Throughout this training session, Christian Espinosa will candidly discuss the following key elements:

    • Despite all the Next-Gen tools, latest products, compliance requirements, etc., breaches still happen daily. Why is this, and what can we do about it?
    • Data gathered from real-world penetration tests, audits, and incident responses to focus on the current state of cyber defense.
    • Motivations, breaches, and primary tactics used by attackers.
    • Opportunities and solutions to address common issues such as how more organizations focus on the wrong items, how egos get in the way, how compliance doesn’t really help, how risk is rarely assessed, and how cloud migrations can actually make security worse.

    During this training session, you can expect to participate in group activities and discussions. Be open to new ideas and approaches. We can learn from each other.

    Meet the Trainer:
    Christian Espinosa is Alpine Security’s CEO/Founder and a Cybersecurity Professor at Maryville University. He holds over 25 certifications, including the CISSP, CCISO, and PMP. Christian is a US Air Force veteran with a BS in Engineering from the US Air Force Academy and MBA from Webster University. Christian holds multiple patents on cybersecurity attack and defense. Major recent projects include penetration testing and assessments of commercial aircraft, medical device penetration testing, and numerous incident response projects. When Christian isn’t protecting us from cybercriminals, he climbs mountains, travels the world, teaches outdoor wilderness survival, and competes in Ironman triathlons.

    3:00 pm
    SecureWorld PLUS Part 2 - Designing and Building a Cybersecurity Program based on the NIST Cybersecurity Framework
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    CISO and Adjunct Faculty, University of Massachusetts
    Registration Level:
    • session level iconSecureWorld Plus
    3:00 pm - 4:30 pm
    Location / Room: 370

    The University of Massachusetts has developed a 6 hour SecureWorld Plus training class that instructs attendees on the best practices for designing, building, and maintaining a Cybersecurity Program based on the NIST Cybersecurity Framework. Organizations who currently use the Framework or are planning to use the Framework for their cybersecurity program will benefit from this course.

    This innovative education and training program includes the following key elements:

    • An introduction to the key components of the NIST Cybersecurity Framework
    • How to use the Framework to support business strategy, technology strategy, and cyber-risk strategy
    • An approach for adopting the framework to build and sustain secure and resilient infrastructure, secure and resilient networks, secure and resilient applications
    • How to use the framework to protect critical information assets
    • A Controls Factory Model that organizations use to create an Engineering Program, a Technical Program and a and Business / Management Program
    • A methodology for developing a Cybersecurity Strategy, System Security Plan (SSP), Risk Assessment, Plan of Action and Milestones (POA&M) and Executive Report

    The class will help individuals and organizations acquire knowledge, skills and abilities to:

    • Develop a strategy to apply the NIST Cybersecurity Framework (NCSF) to their environment
    • Create a comprehensive System Security Plan (SSP) based on the NIST Cybersecurity Framework
    • Conduct a Risk Assessment to compare the current profile with the target profile and identify any gaps that need to be addressed
    • Develop a Plan of Action and Milestones (POA&M) to mitigate the highest priority gaps
    • Establish an Executive Report to measure and communicate current profile, target profile, POA&M and program plan / roles and responsibilities to remediate identified gaps
    • Identify required workforce skills and develop career pathways for improving skills and experience

    About the Instructor – Larry Wilson:

    • Larry Wilson is the former CISO for UMass President’s Office from 2009 to 2017
    • Prior to UMass, Larry developed and managed the Global Infrastructure Services (GIS) Security Program for State Street Corporation
    • Larry has been teaching cybersecurity courses based on the NIST Cybersecurity Framework at SecureWorld events for the past 5 years
    • Larry has conducted over 20 consulting engagements, helping organizations design and build cybersecurity programs based on the NIST Cybersecurity Framework

    The program and its author have won the following industry awards:

    • Security Magazine’s Most Influential People in Security, 2016
    • SANS People Who Made a Difference in Cybersecurity Award, 2013
    • Information Security Executive (ISE) North America Program Winner for Higher Education, 2013
  • Thursday, September 19, 2018
    7:00 am
    Registration Open
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    7:00 am - 3:00 pm
    Location / Room: Registration Desk
    8:00 am
    SecureWorld PLUS Part 3 - Cyber Defense Ineffectiveness and What We Can Do About It
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    CEO, Alpine Security
    Registration Level:
    • session level iconSecureWorld Plus
    8:00 am - 9:30 am
    Location / Room: 360

    Alpine Security CEO, Christian Espinosa, a bronze sponsor of SecureWorld Chicago, hosts SecureWorld Plus training session on Cyber Defense Ineffectiveness and What We Can Do About It. Attendees will be exposed to data gathered from real-world penetration tests, audits, and incident responses, bringing attention to the current state of cyber defense. Attendees will become familiar with the top 5 trending cybersecurity misconceptions and learn actionable solutions and tools to approach cyber defense and to create a more secure world. Upon completion of this 6-hour training session, attendees will be eligible to receive 12 CPE’s.

    “Ransomware & cyber extortion are effective because organizations blindly implement controls without a risk-based strategy, have poor cybersecurity awareness, and have difficulty determining the validity of ‘incriminating data’ used for cyber extortion.” -Christian Espinosa

    Throughout this training session, Christian Espinosa will candidly discuss the following key elements:

    • Despite all the Next-Gen tools, latest products, compliance requirements, etc., breaches still happen daily. Why is this, and what can we do about it?
    • Data gathered from real-world penetration tests, audits, and incident responses to focus on the current state of cyber defense.
    • Motivations, breaches, and primary tactics used by attackers.
    • Opportunities and solutions to address common issues such as how more organizations focus on the wrong items, how egos get in the way, how compliance doesn’t really help, how risk is rarely assessed, and how cloud migrations can actually make security worse.

    During this training session, you can expect to participate in group activities and discussions. Be open to new ideas and approaches. We can learn from each other.

    Meet the Trainer:
    Christian Espinosa is Alpine Security’s CEO/Founder and a Cybersecurity Professor at Maryville University. He holds over 25 certifications, including the CISSP, CCISO, and PMP. Christian is a US Air Force veteran with a BS in Engineering from the US Air Force Academy and MBA from Webster University. Christian holds multiple patents on cybersecurity attack and defense. Major recent projects include penetration testing and assessments of commercial aircraft, medical device penetration testing, and numerous incident response projects. When Christian isn’t protecting us from cybercriminals, he climbs mountains, travels the world, teaches outdoor wilderness survival, and competes in Ironman triathlons.

    8:00 am
    SecureWorld PLUS Part 3 - Designing and Building a Cybersecurity Program based on the NIST Cybersecurity Framework
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    CISO and Adjunct Faculty, University of Massachusetts
    Registration Level:
    • session level iconSecureWorld Plus
    8:00 am - 9:30 am
    Location / Room: 370

    The University of Massachusetts has developed a 6 hour SecureWorld Plus training class that instructs attendees on the best practices for designing, building, and maintaining a Cybersecurity Program based on the NIST Cybersecurity Framework. Organizations who currently use the Framework or are planning to use the Framework for their cybersecurity program will benefit from this course.

    This innovative education and training program includes the following key elements:

    • An introduction to the key components of the NIST Cybersecurity Framework
    • How to use the Framework to support business strategy, technology strategy, and cyber-risk strategy
    • An approach for adopting the framework to build and sustain secure and resilient infrastructure, secure and resilient networks, secure and resilient applications
    • How to use the framework to protect critical information assets
    • A Controls Factory Model that organizations use to create an Engineering Program, a Technical Program and a and Business / Management Program
    • A methodology for developing a Cybersecurity Strategy, System Security Plan (SSP), Risk Assessment, Plan of Action and Milestones (POA&M) and Executive Report

    The class will help individuals and organizations acquire knowledge, skills and abilities to:

    • Develop a strategy to apply the NIST Cybersecurity Framework (NCSF) to their environment
    • Create a comprehensive System Security Plan (SSP) based on the NIST Cybersecurity Framework
    • Conduct a Risk Assessment to compare the current profile with the target profile and identify any gaps that need to be addressed
    • Develop a Plan of Action and Milestones (POA&M) to mitigate the highest priority gaps
    • Establish an Executive Report to measure and communicate current profile, target profile, POA&M and program plan / roles and responsibilities to remediate identified gaps
    • Identify required workforce skills and develop career pathways for improving skills and experience

    About the Instructor – Larry Wilson:

    • Larry Wilson is the former CISO for UMass President’s Office from 2009 to 2017
    • Prior to UMass, Larry developed and managed the Global Infrastructure Services (GIS) Security Program for State Street Corporation
    • Larry has been teaching cybersecurity courses based on the NIST Cybersecurity Framework at SecureWorld events for the past 5 years
    • Larry has conducted over 20 consulting engagements, helping organizations design and build cybersecurity programs based on the NIST Cybersecurity Framework

    The program and its author have won the following industry awards:

    • Security Magazine’s Most Influential People in Security, 2016
    • SANS People Who Made a Difference in Cybersecurity Award, 2013
    • Information Security Executive (ISE) North America Program Winner for Higher Education, 2013
    8:30 am
    InfraGard Chapter Meeting and Guest Presentation - Open to all Attendees
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    Topic: Cybersecurity Careers
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    Vice President, Cybersecurity, Centene Corporation
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    8:30 am - 9:15 am
    Location / Room: Keynote Theater

    Join InfraGard for their chapter meeting and guest presentation. This session is for InfraGard members and all attendees interested in the local association. This is also a great networking opportunity.
    Presentation:
    Everyone has an opinion on what certification is best and what degree is or is not essential in cybersecurity.  Alan will provide insight on cybersecurity roles, the security certifications that matter for many of these roles, what type of training is truly valued by hiring managers and what key skills matter.

     

    8:30 am
    Behavioral Defense Using the MITRE ATT&CK Framework
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    Sr. Security Incident Response Consultant, Aflac
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    8:30 am - 9:15 am
    Location / Room: 230
    Indicators of Compromise (IOC) have been a mainstay of security defense, but companies still get hacked. One of the problems with IOCs is that they are only good for a short space of time. A miscreant can create a new domain, use it for 12 hours and then never use it again. Defenders need to stop thinking of bad domains or bad IP addresses and start focusing on the behavior of the miscreants. Using the MITRE ATT&CK Framework, we will discuss current attack techniques and how defenders can identify gaps in security coverage.
    Presentation Level:
    GENERAL (InfoSec best practices, trends, solutions, etc.)

     

    8:30 am
    Current and Proposed Privacy Regulations and How It Affects Security
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    Senior VP CISO, First Bank
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    8:30 am - 9:15 am
    Location / Room: 240

    GDPR and CCPA are two of the many privacy standards that are affecting organizations. How will these regulations impact your organization and where should cryptography and monitoring be used? What are some future regulation and standards around privacy and security that will impact how enterprises’ and individuals’ data may be protected?
    Presentation Level:
    GENERAL (InfoSec best practices, trends, solutions, etc.)

    9:00 am
    Exhibit Floor Open
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    9:00 am - 3:00 pm
    Location / Room: SecureWorld Exhibitor Floor

    This is the time to visit exhibitors participating in Dash For Prizes & CyberHunt for your chance to win prizes!

    9:30 am
    [OPENING KEYNOTE] Business Email Compromise: Real World Stories and Practical Defense
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    Special Agent, United States Secret Service
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    9:30 am - 10:15 am
    Location / Room: Keynote Theater

    The average loss from a bank robbery is about $3,000. The average loss from a successful Business Email Compromise (BEC) attack is nearly $130,000. That kind of math explains why BEC is rampant, and every type of organization is at risk. During this presentation, hear from the point person on BEC cases investigated by the U.S. Secret Service. He’ll share true crime examples of and practical steps for defense against BEC losses, which now stand at $13.5 billion in the last six years.

    10:15 am
    Conference Break / Exhibitor Product Demonstration
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    10:15 am - 11:15 am
    Location / Room: SecureWorld Exhibitor Floor

    Reboot with coffee and infused water while visiting exhibitors on the exhibitor floor.

    10:15 am
    Mark Gelhardt Book Signing in the CyberLounge on the Exhibitor Floor
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    10:15 am - 12:00 pm
    Location / Room: CyberLounge

    Mark Gelhardt will be signing copies of his book, “My Time at The Clinton White House.”
    Find him in the CyberLounge on the Exhibitor Floor at the following times:
    10:15 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
    1:00-1:15 p.m.
    BOOK SYNOPSIS:
    Colonel Mark Gelhardt had an atypical military career that landed him in The White House next to the President of the United States, where he was responsible for the last link of communications between the President and the rest of the U.S. government. While a Lieutenant Colonel (LTC) in the Army, Mark was selected by top federal officials to be the Commander of the Data Systems Unit, as part of the White House Communications Agency. In this position, he supported the President as the Chief Information Officer (CIO) for all classified IT used by The White House. LTC Gelhardt served at the White House for over four years (1995-1999), working with President Clinton and his staff almost every day, both on the White House grounds and traveling worldwide. This gave him unfettered access to the inner workings of The White House and the Presidency. Since retiring from the Army in 2001, Mark has been asked by many people about his time at The White House. Mark has many stories about what happened behind closed doors, and proudly speaks about the outstanding support done by the fantastic military members that support the Commander-in-Chief. Mark has taken the time to chronicle his experiences about his day-to-day job at The White House, as well as some of the funny stories he picked up along the way. Please enjoy this non-political book with surprising behind-the-scenes stories. I hope they provide you with some insight to the wonderful military members that work so hard to keep you safe every day in support the of President and Commander-in-Chief.

    11:00 am
    Advisory Council Round Table: (VIP / INVITE ONLY)
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    Topic: Privacy Versus Security (CCPA, GDPR, DevOpsSec)
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    11:00 am - 12:00 pm
    Location / Room: 105
    11:15 am
    Deconstructing Chaos: A Look at the Threat Beyond the Computer
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    Cyber Threat Intelligence Engineer, Pathfinder Intel
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    11:15 am - 12:00 pm
    Location / Room: 231
    Discussions on cyber threats typically don’t go beyond the computer system. Rarely, is the lone hacker or group and their intent come to light. In their attempt to understand cyber threats, security professionals typically grasp the minimalist understanding of “Bad Guys Do Bad Things.” Information Security Professionals sometimes lock themselves into a reactive state, and patching holes in a wall about to break.

    This is discussion will look beyond the computer threat, at the hacker, and what motivates them and try to create professionals who can see beyond the indicators, vulnerabilities and exploits, and find the proactive thinkers, organizations need.

    11:15 am
    7 Ways to Boost InfoSec’s Influence (and Yours) by Communicating Differently
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    Emmy-Winning Journalist, SecureWorld
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    11:15 am - 12:00 pm
    Location / Room: 230

    Grow your personal influence, your leadership possibilities and move your InfoSec objectives forward (faster) by thinking differently about how you communicate. Whether your audience is the board, your team, or any part of the business, this session will help you and your communication stand out. Lead by a long-time TV reporter turned cybersecurity journalist who shares a framework for powerful communication you can implement immediately.

    11:15 am
    Opportunity and Risk: How Open APIs Are Transforming Banking
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    Sr. National Cybersecurity Specialist, Federal Reserve
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    11:15 am - 12:00 pm
    Location / Room: 241

    Do you know what an Open API is? The data shows the majority of Americans don’t. Open/ public application programming interfaces (APIs) are the engine that power Open Banking, something that has transformed banking around the world the last couple of years. It is on the radar of banks in the United States and in practice in some. Open APIs enable the exchange of customer data with other parties in a simple and secure way, facilitating rapid innovation in products and services. Countries are creating laws and regulation around this practice. This innovation and opportunity potentially carries security risk.

    11:15 am
    Cloud Security Alliance Chapter Meeting and Guest Presentation (Open to all Attendees)
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    Topic: Same Problems but No Servers - Pragmatic Security in a Code-Centric Cloud
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    Co-Founder , Protego Labs
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    11:15 am - 12:00 pm
    Location / Room: 240

    Interested in local associations? Join Cloud Security Alliance for their chapter meeting and guest presentation. This is open to all attendees.
    Presentation:
    Serverless architectures like AWS Lambda are a developer’s playground- no barriers and faster deployments. However, it can be a nightmare for security teams, often losing visibility and control. In this talk, we will explore how both teams can embrace cloud-native applications and embrace the challenge.
    Presentation Level:  TECHNICAL (deeper dive including TTPs)

    12:00 pm
    Advisory Council LUNCH Round Table - (VIP / Invite Only)
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    Topic: Zero Trust, What’s the Big Deal?
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    12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
    Location / Room: 105
    12:15 pm
    [LUNCH KEYNOTE] How to Manage Your Own Career to Get to the Top
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    Former CIO, The White House
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    12:15 pm - 1:15 pm
    Location / Room: Keynote Theater
    Do you have a plan for your future? Why not? You are the leader of your own destiny! You need to look at where you are, where you want to go, and have a plan to get there. We will talk about how to develop a plan, what to think about, and how to put one foot in front of the other to get to your end goal. We will also talk about how to manage up to your boss to get what you need to help you in your own career. Col. Mark Gelhardt made it to The White House managing his own career, and stood next to the President of the United States. He will tell you how he did it; if he can do it, so can you!

     

    1:15 pm
    Panel: Shifting Landscape of Attack Vectors
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    1:15 pm - 2:15 pm
    Location / Room: Keynote Theater

    If one thing holds true in cybersecurity it is the fact that our adversaries are pretty smart. They are. To be fair, they only have to be right once in a while. These cyber thugs are constantly shifting their attack vectors to better infiltrate our networks. There are so many endpoints to cover that the “bad guys” can try something new all the time. They have also discovered that we do not have great cyber hygiene when it comes to training our workforce. End users continue to be the “weakest link” within an organization as we’ve learned from all the ransomware attacks and business email compromises of late. This panel will talk about the shift in attack vectors and make some predictions about what to watch out for in the not too distant future.
    Panelists:
    Brian Louire, Mars
    Diego Maldonado Leonardo, DRS
    Teri Green, The Fantas Techs
    James Norberg, FCS Financial
    Moderator: Tim Grace, Mueller Prost

    1:15 pm
    Panel: The Battle for the Endpoint Continues (Endpoint Security)
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    1:15 pm - 2:15 pm
    Location / Room: 230

    What are you doing to keep the network safe for your employees? You’ve got your fancy next-gen firewall and some A/V. Maybe even some biometrics or 2FA thrown in for safekeeping. We also keep hearing the IAM acronym thrown around. And what is Zero Trust? What are you missing? Oh, yeah… remote workers and IoT. Wouldn’t it be cool if you had someone to ask? Now you do. This panel will go through these questions and more. Join the group discussion as we address the challenges in endpoint and network security.
    Panelists:
    Jon Stitzel, Ameren
    Bob Brown, First Busey Bank
    Gary Chan, FBISTLCAAA
    Chris Pittman, Cylance
    Moderator: Mike Kissel, Schnucks

    2:15 pm
    Conference Break / Exhibitor Product Demonstration
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    2:15 pm - 3:00 pm
    Location / Room: SecureWorld Exhibitor Floor

    Reboot with coffee and infused water while visiting exhibitors on the exhibitor floor.

    2:30 pm
    Dash for Prizes & CyberHunt
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    2:30 pm - 2:45 pm
    Location / Room: SecureWorld Exhibitor Floor

    Be sure to have exhibitors scan your badge for a chance to win prizes. Past prizes have included Kindles, Bose headphones, gift cards, iPads, iPods and more! *Must be present to win

    3:00 pm
    Moving from InfoSec Technician to InfoSec Leadership
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    VP of Information Security, Veterans United Home Loans
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    3:00 pm - 3:45 pm
    Location / Room: 240

    Are you a technician feeling the call towards leadership? Are you just interested in learning more about leadership? Just being a good tech is no guarantee of being a good leader. There are many things that good leaders need to know that have nothing to do with technical knowledge.

    Come to this session and join in a conversation about the path from the Information Security Technical role to an Information Security Leadership role. Learn the right Knowledge that will be Powerful in helping you become a great Information Security Leader!

    Presentation Level:
    MANAGERIAL (security and business leaders)

    3:00 pm
    TOO BIG TO FAIL / too small to worry: A Study of Why Security Is a Concern to Every Size of Business
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    3:00 pm - 3:45 pm
    Location / Room: 230
    Organizational executives have many concerns, and cybersecurity initiatives are often a low priority until something happens. Can a large business employ a “too big to fail” strategy? Can a small business employ a “too small to worry” strategy? This session will examine evolving strategies of large organizations dealing with security breaches, and why they may or may not be concerned if they are a target. Conversely, small companies may consider themselves too small to be a target, and therefore think they do not need to worry about cybersecurity.

    We will examine why large organizations may employ a less than optimal strategy for cybersecurity protection. What are the effects on their client base, industry standards, regulatory compliance, negative press, and financial data? We will then compare that strategy to a small business strategy of being too small to worry about being a target. The session will cover real-life examples of the effects of cybersecurity breaches on both large and small business, and why everybody should be working proactively to protect their organizations.

    We will wrap up with strategies of how to protect an organization, including outlining steps to building a lasting cybersecurity strategy for breach prevention.
    Presentation Level: MANAGERIAL (security and business leaders)

Exhibitors
  • Alert Logic
    Booth: 320

    Whether your company is transitioning infrastructure to the cloud, taking advantage of managed hosting services, or continuing to rely on owned data centers, Alert Logic offers intrusion detection, vulnerability assessment and log management solutions that are coupled with 24/7 monitoring and expert guidance services from our security operations center. More than 1,500 enterprise customers trust Alert Logic to secure and protect their digital information, and rely on us for keeping in step with increasingly complex regulatory issues. In addition to our team of GIAC analysts dedicated to careful observation and assessment of threats to your data, our research team stays on top of emerging developments so we can stop potential security breaches before they strike. We also have a dedicated support team ready to answer any questions you have about our products and services.

  • Alpine Security
    Booth: 650

    Alpine Security is a Service Disabled Veteran owned Small Business. We have extensive experience with security audits, regulatory compliance audits, vulnerability assessments, penetration testing (network, application, web application, and physical), social engineering, incident response, digital forensics, and user awareness & technical training.  Our team members are Industry Certified, bring vast project experience, highly educated, trusted, and experienced.  We have been on United States government red teams and have experience with military cyber operations – offensive and defensive.  Our team is also well-versed and experienced with commercial security assessments, audits, penetration testing, risk assessments, and incident response.  We have performed penetration tests and assessments for numerous industries, including aerospace & defense, education, healthcare, financial, energy, and oil & gas.  Our extensive experience in high-risk and complex environments ensures we are prepared to test your environment, regardless of the risk-level or complexity.  We’ve been tested under fire.

  • Apricorn
    Booth: 500

    Founded in 1983, Apricorn designs, manufactures, and supports storage innovations with your data’s security as our top priority. Our unique, patented approach is centered on being 100% hardware-encrypted, software-free, and cross-platform compatible. Trusted by numerous state, national, and international governments, as well as small and large corporations alike, Apricorn delivers advanced data security innovations designed to address today’s threats, as well as tomorrow’s.

  • BlackBerry Cylance
    Booth: 330

    BlackBerry Cylance develops artificial intelligence to deliver prevention-first, predictive security products and smart, simple, secure solutions that change how organizations approach endpoint security. BlackBerry Cylance provides full spectrum predictive threat prevention and visibility across the enterprise to combat the most notorious and advanced cybersecurity attacks. With AI-based malware prevention, threat hunting, automated detection and response, and expert security services, BlackBerry Cylance protects the endpoint without increasing staff workload or costs. We call it the Science of Safe. Learn more at www.cylance.com.

  • Burwood Group, Inc.
    Booth: 120

    Burwood Group, Inc. is an IT consulting and integration firm. We help forward-thinking leaders design, use, and manage technology to transform their business and improve outcomes. Our services in consulting, technology, and operations are rooted in business alignment and technical expertise in cloud, automation, security, and collaboration.

  • CISO Ventures
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    Whiteboard Venture Partners is building this exclusive community to help cybersecurity startups engage/collaborate with security innovation stakeholders.

  • Cloud Security Alliance (CSA)
    Booth: 410

    The Cloud Security Alliance (CSA) is a not-for-profit organization with a mission to promote the use of best practices for providing security assurance within Cloud Computing, and to provide education on the uses of Cloud Computing to help secure all other forms of computing. The Cloud Security Alliance is led by a broad coalition of industry practitioners, corporations, associations and other key stakeholders.

  • Comodo Cybersecurity
    Booth: 630

    In a world where preventing all cyberattacks is impossible, Comodo Cybersecurity delivers an innovative cybersecurity platform that renders threats useless, across the LAN, web and cloud. The Comodo Cybersecurity platform enables customers to protect their systems and data against even military-grade threats, including zero-day attacks. Based in Clifton, New Jersey, Comodo Cybersecurity has a 20-year history of protecting the most sensitive data for both businesses and consumers globally.

     

  • Corelight
    Booth: 430

    Corelight makes powerful network security monitoring solutions that transform network traffic into rich logs, extracted files, and security insights for incident responders and threat hunters. Corelight Sensors run on open-source Zeek (formerly called “Bro”) and simplify Zeek deployment and management while expanding its performance and capabilities. https://www.corelight.com 

  • CyberUp
    Booth: 300

    Our mission is to close the cybersecurity skills gap by training the workforce of today and inspiring the workforce of tomorrow.

  • EC-Council
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    International Council of E-Commerce Consultants, also known as EC-Council, is the world’s largest cyber security technical certification body. We operate in 140 countries globally and we are the owner and developer of the world-famous Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH), Computer Hacking Forensics Investigator (C|HFI), Certified Security Analyst (ECSA), License Penetration Testing (Practical) programs, among others. We are proud to have trained and certified over 140,000 information security professionals globally that have influenced the cyber security mindset of countless organizations worldwide.

  • ECTF
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    As a result of the amalgamation of advanced technology and the Internet, both the quantity and sophistication of cybercrimes targeting U.S. financial institutions and critical infrastructure have increased. Today, criminal trends show an increased use of phishing emails, account takeovers, malicious software, hacking attacks and network intrusions resulting in significant data breaches. To protect the nation’s financial infrastructure from cyber and financial criminals, the Secret Service has adopted a multipronged approach.

  • Express Scripts
    Booth: 160

    Headquartered in St. Louis, Express Scripts is a healthcare technology company providing integrated pharmacy benefit management services. We put medicine within reach of eighty-three million people by aligning with plan sponsors, taking bold action and delivering patient-centered care to make better health more affordable and accessible. It’s more than what you think. As an organization that deals with highly sensitive patient information, we are committed to protecting the clients, patients, and companies we serve from security breaches and cyber-attacks. Our cyber defenders are challenged and trusted with maintaining our secure infrastructure day in and day out, while leveraging internal and external threat intelligence to continuously improve our security posture.

  • FBI St. Louis Citizens Academy Alumni Association
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    Join the FBI St. Louis Citizens Academy Alumni Association (FBISTLCAAA) membership any time after graduating from the FBI Citizens Academy!  FBISTLCAAA membership provides access to education in the areas of Federal Law Enforcement, to network with others, to participate in fun events, and to promote a safe and informed St. Louis community.
    Each member of the FBI St. Louis Citizens Academy Alumni Association is a graduate of an eight-week FBI Citizens Academy course in which the curriculum focuses on federal law enforcement issues and challenges. The FBISTLCAAA was established in 2006 with a local membership of FBI Citizens Academy Graduates.

  • Gemalto
    Booth: 100

    Today’s enterprises depend on the cloud, data and software to make decisive decisions. That’s why the most respected brands and largest organizations in the world rely on Thales to help them protect their most sensitive information and software wherever it is created, accessed or stored – from the cloud and data centers to devices and across networks. As the global leader in cloud and data protection, our solutions enable organizations to move to the cloud securely, achieve compliance with confidence, and create more value from their software in the devices and services used by millions of consumers every day.

  • InfraGard St. Louis
    Booth: 150

    InfraGard is a partnership between the FBI and members of the private sector. The InfraGard program provides a vehicle for seamless public-private collaboration with government that expedites the timely exchange of information and promotes mutual learning opportunities relevant to the protection of Critical Infrastructure. With thousands of vetted members nationally, InfraGard’s membership includes business executives, entrepreneurs, military and government officials, computer professionals, academia and state and local law enforcement; each dedicated to contributing industry specific insight and advancing national security.

  • ISACA St. Louis
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    As an independent, nonprofit, global association, ISACA engages in the development, adoption and use of globally accepted, industry-leading knowledge and practices for information systems. Previously known as the Information Systems Audit and Control Association, ISACA now goes by its acronym only, to reflect the broad range of IT governance professionals it serves.

    Our aim is to sponsor local educational seminars and workshops, conduct regular chapter meetings, and help to further promote and elevate the visibility of the IS audit, control and security profession throughout the region.

    Meetings are generally held the 3rd Wednesday of the month between September and May.

  • (ISC)2 St. Louis Chapter
    Booth: 620

    As a regional chapter of (ISC)2, located in St. Louis and serving the St. Louis Metro area, the mission of the St. Louis Region/Scott AFB (ISC)2 Chapter is to provide members and other security professionals with the opportunity to share knowledge, grow professionally, raise security awareness and advance information security in local communities around the world.

  • Ixia, a Keysight Business
    Booth: 340

    We provide testing, visibility, and security solutions to strengthen applications across physical and virtual networks. Organizations use our tools and capabilities to test, secure and visualize their networks so their applications run stronger.

  • Malwarebytes
    Booth: 200

    Malwarebytes secures endpoints, making workplaces resilient. Our adaptive attack protection predicts and detects attacks with multi-layer detection across the kill chain. We enable active threat response with machine learning that is actionable and automated, allowing for full recovery when a compromise occurs. We empower enterprise endpoint orchestration across siloed IT and Security organizations, simplifying security management and making responses effective.

    Malwarebytes makes endpoints resilient so workplaces can protect and remediate, and employees can regain control of their digital lives. Visit us at www.malwarebytes.com.

  • Midwest Cybersecurity Alliance
    Booth: 400

    Let MCSA help you prepare for the inevitable. Join our community to get access to insider best practices and new cutting edge approaches to developing cyber security programs and combating cyber attackers. To learn more about MCSA membership, contact us at info@MidwestCyber.org.

  • Mimecast
    Booth: 440

    Mimecast Is Making Email Safer For Business.

    Mimecast’s security, archiving and continuity cloud services protect business email and deliver comprehensive email risk management in one fully-integrated subscription service. Mimecast reduces the risk, complexity and cost traditionally associated with protecting email. You no longer have to manage an array of disjointed point solutions from multiple vendors. And you mitigate single vendor exposure if you have moved your primary email server to the cloud with services like Microsoft Office 365.
    Our best-of-breed services protect the email of over 24,900 customers and millions of users worldwide against targeted attacks, data leaks, malware and spam. We give employees fast and secure access to sensitive business information, and ensure email keeps running in the event of a primary service outage.

  • One Identity
    Booth: 130

    Turn security from the practice of denial and restriction to the utopia of enablement and transformation with the One Identity family of IAM solutions for access management, identity governance, and privileged account management on prem and in the cloud.

  • OWASP
    Booth: 350

    The Open Web Application Security Project (OWASP) is a 501(c)(3) worldwide not-for-profit charitable organization focused on improving the security of software. Our mission is to make software security visible, so that individuals and organizations worldwide can make informed decisions about true software security risks.

  • ProcessUnity
    Booth: 600

    ProcessUnity’s cloud-based solutions help organizations of all sizes automate their risk and compliance programs. Our highly configurable, easy-to-use tools significantly reduce manual administrative tasks, allowing customers to spend more time on strategic risk mitigation. As a software-as-a-service technology, ProcessUnity deploys quickly with minimal effort from customers and their IT resources.

  • Professional Education Technology & Leadership Center
    Booth: 140
  • Proofpoint
    Booth: 450

    Proofpoint protects your people, data, and brand from advanced threats and compliance risks with cybersecurity solutions that work. Built on advanced analytics and a cloud architecture, our platform secures the way your people work today—through email, mobile apps, and social media.

    Some attacks get through even the best defenses. That’s why our solutions also proactively safeguard the critical information people create. We reduce your attack surface by managing this data and protecting it as you send, store, and archive it. And when things go wrong, we equip security teams with the right intelligence, insight, and tools to respond quickly.

  • Radware
    Booth: 310

    Radware (NASDAQ: RDWR), is a global leader of application delivery and application security solutions for virtual and cloud data centers. Its award-winning solutions portfolio delivers full resilience for business-critical applications, maximum IT efficiency, and complete business agility. Radware’s solutions empower more than 10,000 enterprise and carrier customers worldwide to adapt to market challenges quickly, maintain business continuity and achieve maximum productivity while keeping costs down.

  • SailPoint
    Booth: 610

    SailPoint, the leader in enterprise identity governance, brings the Power of Identity to customers around the world. SailPoint’s open identity platform gives organizations the power to enter new markets, scale their workforces, embrace new technologies, innovate faster and compete on a global basis. As both an industry pioneer and market leader in identity governance, SailPoint delivers security, operational efficiency and compliance to enterprises with complex IT environments. SailPoint’s customers are among the world’s largest companies in a wide range of industries.

  • SecureAuth
    Booth: 420

    SecureAuth enables companies to determine identities with absolute confidence. Whether you’re seeking to continuously secure employee,
    customer or partner access, SecureAuth’s flexible and adaptive platform makes everything fast, frictionless and pain-free. Guaranteed.

  • Securonix
    Booth: 460

    Securonix is redefining the next generation of cyber-threat detection using the power of machine learning and big data. Our purpose-built security analytics platform uses machine learning to track and create baselines of user, account, and system behavior and detects the most advanced insider threats, cyber threats, and fraud activities in real time. Built on a Hadoop platform, the Securonix solution provides an open platform with unlimited scalability. Securonix provides incident orchestration capabilities with playbooks that enable automated incident response. Globally, customers use Securonix to address their insider threat, cyber threat, cloud security, fraud, and application security monitoring requirements. Visit www.securonix.com.

  • St. Louis University (SLU)
    Booth: 660
  • TechTarget
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    TechTarget (NASDAQ: TTGT) is the online intersection of serious technology buyers, targeted technical content and technology providers worldwide. Our media, powered by TechTarget’s Activity Intelligence platform, redefines how technology buyers are viewed and engaged based on their active projects, specific technical priorities and business needs. With more than 100 technology specific websites, we provide technology marketers innovative media that delivers unmatched reach via custom advertising, branding and lead generation solutions all built on our extensive network of online and social media. TechTarget is based in Boston and has locations in Atlanta, Beijing, Cincinnati, London, Paris, San Francisco, Singapore, and Sydney.

  • Washington University in St. Louis
    Booth: 140

    Washington University in St. Louis (WashU, or WUSTL) is a private research university in St. Louis, Missouri. Founded in 1853, and named after George Washington, the university has students and faculty from all 50 U.S. states and more than 120 countries. As of 2017, 24 Nobel laureates in economics, physiology and medicine, chemistry, and physics have been affiliated with Washington University, nine having done the major part of their pioneering research at the university.

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Keynote Speakers
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    Christian Espinosa
    CEO, Alpine Security

    Christian Espinosa is Alpine Security's CEO/Founder and a Cybersecurity Professor at Maryville University. He holds over 25 certifications, including the CISSP, CCISO, and PMP. Christian is a US Air Force veteran with a BS in Engineering from the US Air Force Academy and MBA from Webster University. Christian holds multiple patents on cybersecurity attack and defense. Major recent projects include penetration testing and assessments of commercial aircraft, medical device penetration testing, and numerous incident response projects. When Christian isn’t protecting us from cybercriminals, he climbs mountains, travels the world, teaches outdoor wilderness survival, and competes in Ironman triathlons.

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    Larry Wilson
    CISO and Adjunct Faculty, University of Massachusetts

    Larry Wilson is currently a senior consultant and former Chief Information Security Officer for the University of Massachusetts President's Office. In the CISO role, Larry was responsible for developing, implementing and overseeing compliance with the UMass Information Security Policy and Written Information Security Plan (WISP). In addition to designing and deploying the UMass cybersecurity program, Larry has developed and delivered cybersecurity training at multiple industry events, workshops, training venues, etc. Courses include Designing and Building a Cybersecurity Program, The NIST Cybersecurity Framework Foundations, The NIST Cybersecurity Framework Practitioners, Engineering, Technology and Business Labs and Workshops based on the NIST Cybersecurity Framework, etc. Larry has also worked with multiple companies in multiple industries to help design, build and maintain their Cybersecurity Programs and evaluate their current security posture.

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    Craig Reeds
    Cybersecurity Compliance Manager / NERC Sr. Consultant, Electric Power Systems

    Craig Reeds has been involved with Cybersecurity since before there was a name for it. During his time in the IT field, he has been responsible for Cyber Security, Cyber Vulnerability Assessments, Penetration Testing, Risk Identification and Management, Business Continuity/Disaster Recovery and Change Management. In his role as a NERC Compliance Senior Consultant he helps to protect the North American Power Grid. Craig hold both a CISSP and the CRISC certifications as well as degrees a BS in Information Systems from Maryville and an MBA from Webster University.

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    John DiMaria
    Assurance Investigatory Fellow, Cloud Security Alliance

    John DiMaria is the Assurance Investigatory Fellow for the Cloud Security Alliance. He has 30 years of successful experience in Standards and management System Development, including Information Systems, Business Continuity and Quality. John was one of the innovators and co-founders of the CSA STAR program for cloud providers, a contributing author of the American Bar Association’s Cybersecurity Handbook, a working group member and key contributor to the NIST Cybersecurity Framework. He currently manages all facets of the CSA STAR Program which includes security, privacy, continuous monitoring and development of new solutions.

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    David Barton
    Managing Director, UHY Advisors

    David Barton is a Managing Director with UHY Advisors and practice leader of the Internal Audit, Risk, and Compliance practice, which provides consulting and attestation services around information technology controls, cybersecurity, and compliance. He has over 25 years of practical experience in information systems and technology risk and controls. David is frequently asked to speak at national and regional events, such as SecureWorld and the Cloud Security Alliance Congress. He is the primary author of the CSA position paper on AICPA Service Organization Control Reports. He regularly provides his input and opinions for national publications such as Compliance Week, Accounting Today, and the Atlanta Journal Constitution. David holds an MBA and BS in Business Administration from Appalachian State University. He is Certified in Risk and Information Systems Control (CRISC), received the Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA) designation in 1988, and is a member of the Atlanta chapter of the Cloud Security Alliance.

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    Vinny Troia
    Founder / Security Strategy and Research, Night Lion Security

    Founder and Principal Security Consultant of Night Lion Security, Vinny Troia brings 20+ years of IT security and development experience. He is also a featured speaker on ABC, CNBC, and Fox News.

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    Gary Chan
    Board Member, FBI St. Louis Citizens Academy Alumni Association (FBISTLCAAA)

    Gary S. Chan is an accomplished security and artificial intelligence expert. He architected anti-fraud systems for state agencies, led the information security teams for a $10B+ company, works as an independent consultant, and is an evaluator and mentor for cybersecurity start-ups. He has multiple security certifications, including a CISSP (information security), ISSMP (information security management), and CFE (fraud examiner), and holds a degree in Electrical Engineering & Computer Science from MIT. He is currently building a self-learning artificial intelligence to address information security challenges.

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    Alexis Womble
    Intelligence Analyst, Express Scripts

    Alexis Womble is a Cybersecurity Intelligence Analyst at Express Scripts, where she interned for a year in an EOCC automation development role, Attack Simulation role, and an Intelligence role. She is also a recent grad from Missouri Baptist University, where she can still be found backstage assisting in stage management even as an alumnus. Outside of this, she likes to break things, be up to date on all the infosec news and secrets, as well as practice social engineering with anyone who has fun with it.

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    Brian Allen
    Information Security Manager, Washington University in St. Louis

    Brian Allen started in IT as a unix/security admin in 2000, and has been working in security at Washington University for 13 years. Before WashU, he was a Unix Admin at the University of Maryland for four years and then a Security Administrator at UMSL for two years.

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    Joseph Marentette
    MIM, Network Engineer 3, Washington University in St. Louis

    Joe Marentette, MIM (WashU IT Network Engineer 3), has worked for the university for over 20 years. Joe leads the design and engineering of the WashU enterprise network and the research network. Joe has a long history of collaboration with the Information Security department, and most recently built the data collection network to capture networking traffic for security analysis by the Zeek cluster.

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    Frank Leyva
    Systems Engineer , Radware

    Frank Leyva is a Systems Engineer with Radware, a market leader in cybersecurity with a focus on Network and Application level availability, and security. Prior to that, he was a subject matter expert in network security defense with a leading anti-malware company, performing advanced threat analysis, deep packet inspection, and creating hacker profiles for after attack reports. His skillset spans across all infrastructures, from on premise, physical, and virtual, to cloud, ISP, hosting, and carrier grade networks. He has spoken at many engagements with security partners, vendors, and C-level executives, continuously striving to stay up to date with current security trends, vulnerabilities, and exploits. As a prior service Marine, he is a member of LinkedIn Vets, and is also a member of InfraGard North Texas chapter, Dallas Hackers Association, and is an advisory board member for Navarro College.

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    Rebecca Harness
    AVP, CISO, St. Louis University

    Rebecca Harness is AVP & Chief Information Security Officer for Saint Louis University and Founder/Principal of Pericuro. Rebecca has an established 20+ year career in information technology with the past ten years specifically focused on information security and compliance. An accomplished entrepreneur, Rebecca has founded and led two successful technology startups over the course of her career, and currently serves as a board member for ISACA St. Louis. Rebecca is an alumnus of Hastings College, holds a number of technology and security certifications, and is currently pursuing a Master's degree from SANS Technology Institute in Information Security Engineering.

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    Dr. Raj Sachdev
    Professor, Researcher, Lawyer, Education

    Dr. Raj Sachdev is a professor, researcher, and‎ internationally qualified lawyer (USA and England/Wales). He holds‎ several degrees in business and law and has guest spoken at such institutions as Oxford, Cambridge, Stanford and major industry‎ conferences including having given a Tedx talk. Over the last 15‎ years, he has taught 50‎+ different courses at other institutions including some as a part-time‎ instructor at Stanford. He was formerly a visiting researcher at UC Berkeley.

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    John Newcomer
    SVP, Information Security, CitiMortgage

    John Newcomer is currently Senior Vice President of Information Security at CitiMortgage, a top-10 national mortgage lender. He has eight years of experience in the information security field, with 17 years prior in IT.

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    Moderator: Abhijit Solanki
    Founder & Managing Director, Whiteboard Venture Partners

    Abhijit Solanki is the founder of Whiteboard Venture Partners, an early stage venture capital firm helping entrepreneurs achieve their whiteboard dreams.

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    Randy Raw
    VP of Information Security, Veterans United Home Loans

    Randy Raw is Director of Information Security, serving as the Information Security Officer at Veterans United Home Loans in Columbia, Missouri. He has 25 years of experience in both public entities and private industry, having built three Information Security programs from the ground up. He is a proponent of risk-based, layered security measures that utilize both preventative and detective approaches to achieve the right solution for the organization. Randy is a CISSP and is active in the Central Missouri InfoSec community and the Central Missouri InfraGard chapter. He has spoken at SecureWorld on many technical topics and this years turns his focus towards helping others move from the technical trenches to a leadership role.

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    Marc Ashworth
    Senior VP CISO, First Bank

    Marc Ashworth, Senior Vice President and Chief Information Security Officer at First Bank, is a respected professional with over 25 years of experience in cyber and physical security, IT/security architecture, business and departmental strategy, budgeting, project management and is a public speaker. He is a board member of St. Louis Chapter of InfraGard and a Lifetime member of FBI Citizens Academy. Possessing security certifications in CISSP, CISM, CRISC, and Security+, Ashworth currently oversees First Bank’s Information Security Department and the Network Services Department. You may reach him at Marc.Ashworth@fbol.com or Marc@AshworthCorp.com.

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    Jeff Kenney
    CIO/CISO, Grasshopper Bank

    30+ years IT and Information Security practice. CIO/CISO at the first digital commercial bank in the US. Previously served as the Global Head of Wealth Technology for Thomson Reuters wealth management business line. Lead a team of over 380 developers and technologists supporting the TR BETA, BETA Online, and Thomson One products. Previously the Financial Services Advisory practice lead for the Midwest at EY. Served 3 years as the CISO for First Bank in St Louis, MO. Other roles in engineering, technology, and consulting. Mentor with SixThirty Cyber in St. Louis, helping early stage security startups grow. Retired USAF Lt Colonel, with 24 years in Intelligence and Cyber.

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    Christian Espinosa
    CEO, Alpine Security

    Christian Espinosa is Alpine Security's CEO/Founder and a Cybersecurity Professor at Maryville University. He holds over 25 certifications, including the CISSP, CCISO, and PMP. Christian is a US Air Force veteran with a BS in Engineering from the US Air Force Academy and MBA from Webster University. Christian holds multiple patents on cybersecurity attack and defense. Major recent projects include penetration testing and assessments of commercial aircraft, medical device penetration testing, and numerous incident response projects. When Christian isn’t protecting us from cybercriminals, he climbs mountains, travels the world, teaches outdoor wilderness survival, and competes in Ironman triathlons.

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    Larry Wilson
    CISO and Adjunct Faculty, University of Massachusetts

    Larry Wilson is currently a senior consultant and former Chief Information Security Officer for the University of Massachusetts President's Office. In the CISO role, Larry was responsible for developing, implementing and overseeing compliance with the UMass Information Security Policy and Written Information Security Plan (WISP). In addition to designing and deploying the UMass cybersecurity program, Larry has developed and delivered cybersecurity training at multiple industry events, workshops, training venues, etc. Courses include Designing and Building a Cybersecurity Program, The NIST Cybersecurity Framework Foundations, The NIST Cybersecurity Framework Practitioners, Engineering, Technology and Business Labs and Workshops based on the NIST Cybersecurity Framework, etc. Larry has also worked with multiple companies in multiple industries to help design, build and maintain their Cybersecurity Programs and evaluate their current security posture.

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    Christian Espinosa
    CEO, Alpine Security

    Christian Espinosa is Alpine Security's CEO/Founder and a Cybersecurity Professor at Maryville University. He holds over 25 certifications, including the CISSP, CCISO, and PMP. Christian is a US Air Force veteran with a BS in Engineering from the US Air Force Academy and MBA from Webster University. Christian holds multiple patents on cybersecurity attack and defense. Major recent projects include penetration testing and assessments of commercial aircraft, medical device penetration testing, and numerous incident response projects. When Christian isn’t protecting us from cybercriminals, he climbs mountains, travels the world, teaches outdoor wilderness survival, and competes in Ironman triathlons.

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    Larry Wilson
    CISO and Adjunct Faculty, University of Massachusetts

    Larry Wilson is currently a senior consultant and former Chief Information Security Officer for the University of Massachusetts President's Office. In the CISO role, Larry was responsible for developing, implementing and overseeing compliance with the UMass Information Security Policy and Written Information Security Plan (WISP). In addition to designing and deploying the UMass cybersecurity program, Larry has developed and delivered cybersecurity training at multiple industry events, workshops, training venues, etc. Courses include Designing and Building a Cybersecurity Program, The NIST Cybersecurity Framework Foundations, The NIST Cybersecurity Framework Practitioners, Engineering, Technology and Business Labs and Workshops based on the NIST Cybersecurity Framework, etc. Larry has also worked with multiple companies in multiple industries to help design, build and maintain their Cybersecurity Programs and evaluate their current security posture.

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    Alan Berry
    Vice President, Cybersecurity, Centene Corporation

    Alan Berry is the Vice President for Cybersecurity at Centene Corporation. He leads the Cyber Incident Response, Security Strategy, and Threat and Vulnerability Management teams, as well as the Business Resilience and Crisis Management teams. Alan brings 30 years of experience in cyber operations, communications, and command and control. Prior to joining Centene in November of 2017, Alan led the Disaster Recovery team at CVS Health, where he proactively restructured the teams and technologies involved with disaster response for the Fortune 7 company. Alan is also an Air Force veteran, serving just shy of 26 years in various positions in cyber and communications. This included the Director of Communications (CIO) for Air Forces Central, Commander of the 624th Operations Center (the AF’s command and control center for their global networks), and the Chief of Staff for Air Forces Cyber at Fort Meade, MD. Additionally, Alan is on the St. Louis InfraGard chapter board and on the Cybersecurity Education Advisory Board at Washington University.

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    Beth Young
    Sr. Security Incident Response Consultant, Aflac

    Beth Young has 20 years of cyber security experience. She is currently a Senior Security Incident Response Consultant with Aflac. Beth has previously worked for a financial services company and for one of the Information Sharing and Analysis centers. She just completed her Masters in Applied Data Science from Syracuse University. She has previously given talks at Secure World St Louis, EDUCAUSE, BSidesKC and MOREnet security conferences. Beth is the founder of the BSidesSpfd conference.

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    Marc Ashworth
    Senior VP CISO, First Bank

    Marc Ashworth, Senior Vice President and Chief Information Security Officer at First Bank, is a respected professional with over 25 years of experience in cyber and physical security, IT/security architecture, business and departmental strategy, budgeting, project management and is a public speaker. He is a board member of St. Louis Chapter of InfraGard and a Lifetime member of FBI Citizens Academy. Possessing security certifications in CISSP, CISM, CRISC, and Security+, Ashworth currently oversees First Bank’s Information Security Department and the Network Services Department. You may reach him at Marc.Ashworth@fbol.com or Marc@AshworthCorp.com.

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    Christopher McMahon
    Special Agent, United States Secret Service

    Chris McMahon is a Special Agent for the United States Secret Service. Prior to joining the Secret Service, Chris was a Prince George’s County, MD Police Officer. Chris is a well-seasoned criminal investigator specializing in cyber-enabled financial fraud, money laundering, credit card/ID fraud among other crimes. Chris began his Secret Service career out of the New York Field Office spending time between the Fraud Squad and Electronic Crimes Task Force where he earned the designation NITRO Agent for specialized training in network intrusions. While in the New York Field Office, Chris ran point on several large-scale multi-national criminal investigations targeting transnational organized crime groups. Chris is currently assigned to the U.S. Secret Service, Global Investigative Operations Center (GIOC) where he specializes in Business Email Compromise schemes and account takeovers focusing on the international nexus of cyber-enabled financial crime.

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    Daniel Stiegman
    Cyber Threat Intelligence Engineer, Pathfinder Intel

    Daniel is a 15-year Intelligence Professional, with a career in US Army Intelligence and the National Geospatial Agency. His primary focus has been in Counter-Terrorism, Asymmetrical Warfare, and Intelligence Analysis methodology. Daniel was a national-level instructor in All Source Intelligence Analysis and has written several published white papers on threats and threat methodology. Daniel now works as the Cyber Threat Intelligence Engineer for one of the largest private companies in the U.S. and is the Founder and Intelligence Lead of a non-profit that helps locate missing and exploited children.

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    Bruce Sussman
    Emmy-Winning Journalist, SecureWorld

    Bruce Sussman is a life-long storyteller who spent 20 years on TV screens in Portland, Oregon, as a journalist and meteorologist, winning two regional Emmy awards for “Best Weather Anchor.” He still pops up on KATU News occasionally, but he’s more likely to be spotted now on a security podcast, moderating a panel discussion at a SecureWorld InfoSec conference, or leading a session on more powerful communication in a corporate environment. After a brief stint at Gartner working with CISOs, Sussman now leads cybersecurity writing and content for SecureWorld’s media division.

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    Don Peterson
    Sr. National Cybersecurity Specialist, Federal Reserve

    Don Peterson is a Sr. National Cybersecurity Specialist for the Federal Reserve System, based out of the Federal Reserve Bank- St. Louis. He is tasked with overseeing the supervision of the largest and most systemically important financial institutions in the United States with assets of $100B+. His duties also include participating in the development of Federal Reserve and international cybersecurity policy and guidance. He sits on multiple System steering groups involving cybersecurity, technology, and intelligence within the Federal Reserve.

    His past roles in technology and security span several sectors including Technology, Law Enforcement, Medical, and Higher Education. His research has involved Automated Machine Translation (AMT) of Arabic dialects to English and counterintelligence involving extremist groups. He is a member of several industry groups that include InfraGard, ECTF, Cloud Security Alliance, OWASP, and the IEEE. He holds several certifications and a Master’s of Cybersecurity Management (MSCM) from the McKelvey School of Engineering at Washington University in St. Louis.

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    TJ Gonen
    Co-Founder , Protego Labs

    TJ is a subject matter expert on cloud security who has decades of experience solving enterprise problems with innovative solutions. His current project, Protego Labs, is two years in the making. With Protego, TJ has developed an award-winning platform that automates security for serverless applications. The combination of reduced development time, increased control, and optimal visibility makes the company's product one of a kind. TJ is a superb public speaker who can simultaneously engage an executive and a technical audience in depth.

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    Mark Gelhardt
    Former CIO, The White House

    Colonel Mark Gelhardt is a retired Army combat veteran. While in the Army, Mark was selected to be the Chief Information Officer for The White House, supporting President Clinton with secure Automation and Telecommunication for over four and half years. Mark has over 40 years of experience in providing executive level management in Information Technology and Cybersecurity fields as a CTO, CSO, CIO, and CISO for several global companies. He is currently the VP of Global Technology Governance for US Bank. Mark is a published author and well-known keynote speaker.

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    Randy Raw
    VP of Information Security, Veterans United Home Loans

    Randy Raw is Director of Information Security, serving as the Information Security Officer at Veterans United Home Loans in Columbia, Missouri. He has 25 years of experience in both public entities and private industry, having built three Information Security programs from the ground up. He is a proponent of risk-based, layered security measures that utilize both preventative and detective approaches to achieve the right solution for the organization. Randy is a CISSP and is active in the Central Missouri InfoSec community and the Central Missouri InfraGard chapter. He has spoken at SecureWorld on many technical topics and this years turns his focus towards helping others move from the technical trenches to a leadership role.

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    Timothy Grace
    Director of Technology Risk Advisory Services, Mueller Prost

    Timothy M. Grace, CIA, CISA, CISM, CRISC, Director of Technology Risk Advisory Services - As the Technology Risk Advisory Services leader for Mueller Prost. Tim brings more than 30 years of business experience delivering solutions that drive business innovation, optimization, and change within world class organizations. He is a leader in the fields of cybersecurity, information technology, internal audit, privacy, compliance, and risk management. Tim has brought best practices to global organizations and helped drive solutions that strengthen and enhance current technology practices. Through innovation and process improvement, Tim has been able to drive change to ensure organizations remain focused on key business issues. His deep information technology background and deep understanding of business processes allowed him to bring technology and business processes together.

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