Detroit CISO Executive Summit

November 12, 2019 , The Westin Book Cadillac Detroit

November 12, 2019
The Westin Book Cadillac Detroit

Collaborate with your peers

Get together with your peers to tackle top business challenges through peer-driven content and discussions at the Detroit CISO Executive Summit.

Join your peers to discuss the most critical issues impacting CISOs today:

Investing in your people and the right technologies 

Innovating with advanced technologies and new delivery models

Influencing business stakeholders and enterprise outcomes

Detroit CISO Governing Body


The Governing Body Co-Chairs shape the summit agenda, ensuring that all content is driven by CISOs, for CISOs.

Co-Chairs

Martin Bally headshot

Martin Bally

American Axle Manufacturing
CISO

Derek Benz headshot

Derek Benz

Ford Motor Company
CISO

Brent Cieszynski headshot

Brent Cieszynski

Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan
VP & CISO

Earl Duby headshot

Earl Duby

Lear Corporation
VP & CISO

Russ Gordon headshot

Russ Gordon

BorgWarner
CISO

Mauricio Guerra headshot

Mauricio Guerra

Dow
CISO & Director, Global Information Security

Fred Killeen headshot

Fred Killeen

General Motors
CISO

Tabice Ward headshot

Tabice Ward

DTE
Director & CISO

Erik Wille headshot

Erik Wille

Penske Automotive
Head of Information Security

Agenda


November 12, 2019 - morning

6:30am - 7:30am  Networking Break

7:00am - 7:45am  Registration & Breakfast

7:45am - 8:00am  Opening Comments

8:00am - 8:30am  Keynote

Preparing for Tomorrow’s Big Security Trends

Martin Bally headshot

Martin Bally

CISO

American Axle Manufacturing

Bridget Kravchenko headshot

Bridget Kravchenko

CISO

Meritor

Angela Williams headshot

Angela Williams

Director of Enterprise Information Security

Blue Cross BlueShield of Michigan

Russ Gordon headshot

Russ Gordon

CISO

BorgWarner

With 2019 drawing to a close, it is time for CISOs to start preparing for what coming in 2020. However, the future threat landscape is as difficult to predict as a cyber-attack. Join this panel of your peers as they dive into security trends to expect in the new year.

In this keynote, you will explore:

  • Lessons learned in 2019
  • Strategies to protect against the evolving security landscape
  • Key insights into future cyber trends

8:30am - 9:00am  Networking Break

9:00am - 9:50am  Breakout Session

Expanding the Talent Pipeline

Tabice Ward headshot

Tabice Ward

Director & CISO

DTE

Angela Williams headshot

Angela Williams

Director of Enterprise Information Security

Blue Cross BlueShield of Michigan

Growing the security talent pool will require CISOs to get creative in how they develop and deploy talent. In this interactive session, you will:

  • Hear from member of the community who is working to solve the gap
  • Brainstorm recruitment and retention strategies
  • Determine strategies to connect organizations to the talent pipeline

9:00am - 9:50am  Breakout Session

Prepare for a Major Cyber Attack

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Drake Sadler

Director, Global IT Security

DexKo Global

Most CISOs feel comfortable managing the minor security incidents with standardized processes, but what about major incidents that shake the very foundation of your organization like the NotPETYA attack? Such crises can be career changing.

Join this workshop to:

  • Learn the basic building blocks of effective cybersecurity crisis response
  • Share challenges and best practices in managing major security events
  • Benchmark against your peers and identify lessons learned

9:00am - 9:50am  Executive Boardroom

Cyber-Risk Management — New Approaches for Reducing Your Cyber-Exposure

John Beeskow headshot

John Beeskow

CISO

Chemical Bank

Pamela Hensley headshot

Pamela Hensley

Director, Information Security

AAA Life Insurance

Keith Textor headshot

Keith Textor

VP, Global Professional Services

Tenable

When it comes to reducing cyber exposure, overcoming vulnerability overload is critical. Find out how to improve your vulnerability management efforts so you can close your cyber exposure gap and focus on what matters most to your business.

During this peer discussion, you will explore how to:

  • Translate raw vulnerability and threat intelligence data into business insights
  • Benchmark your organization’s cyber exposure to guide decision making
  • Use threat intelligence to move the most dangerous vulnerabilities up your priority list

Executive boardrooms are intimate and interactive sessions designed to foster dynamic dialogue around a specific, strategic topic. These private, closed-door discussions encourage attendee participation and are limited to 15 attendees (seating priority is given to C-level executives). To reserve your seat, please contact Kenzie Howard at Kenzie.Howard@evanta.com or 971-978-5041.

9:50am - 10:20am  Networking Break

10:20am - 11:10am  Breakout Session

Digital Risk Explosion — Managing Risk in a Hyper-Outsourcing World

Peter Kobs headshot

Peter Kobs

EVP

RiskRecon

Digital transformation has dramatically transformed the enterprise risk surface, automating a vast array of processes while outsourcing a vast array of systems and services. Through this frenetic reshaping, few organizations truly understand the nature of their new risk reality and how to successfully manage it.

In this interactive discussion we will:

  • Explore the true nature of the enterprise cyber risk surface
  • Discuss threats and regulations driving organizations to better manage their extended enterprise
  • Share insights on how to better manage third-party risk (hint: good data!)

10:20am - 11:10am  Breakout Session

Secure Product Design Lifecycle for Connected Vehicles

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Lisa Boran

Manager, Vehicle Cybersecurity

Ford

As vehicles continue to evolve the benefits of increased automation and connectivity are plentiful. Nevertheless, these new conveniences and performance technologies come with new risk and attack surfaces. Join, Lisa Boran as she explores cybersecurity implications that are associated with connected vehicles, specifically:

  • The importance of automotive cybersecurity
  • Approaches the automotive industry is taking to ensure security
  • Regulatory requirements that are on the horizon

10:20am - 11:10am  Executive Boardroom

Data Governance and Unstructured Data Security and Privacy

Travis Bray headshot

Travis Bray

Director, Global Information Security

Magna Powertrain Inc.

Daren Fairfield headshot

Daren Fairfield

CISO

Whirlpool Corporation

John Herring headshot

John Herring

CEO

Fasoo

Organizations are challenged with how to implement data governance security and privacy requirements across their growing inventory of unprotected unstructured data. Unstructured data in the form of sensitive documents including intellectual property and PII is the “wild west” of data security and privacy as it travels freely internal and external to the organization. In this boardroom, get answers to the most pressing questions, including:

  • How to gain visibility into high risk areas?
  • What controls and policies should be in place to protect unstructured information assets while maintaining compliance?
  • What emerging methods, strategies and best practices for unstructured data security and privacy exist?

Executive boardrooms are intimate and interactive sessions designed to foster dynamic dialogue around a specific, strategic topic. These private, closed-door discussions encourage attendee participation and are limited to 15 attendees (seating priority is given to C-level executives). To reserve your seat, please contact Kenzie Howard at Kenzie.Howard@evanta.com or 971-978-5041.

11:10am - 11:40am  Networking Break

November 12, 2019 - mid-afternoon

11:40am - 12:20pm  Lunch & Comments

12:20pm - 12:50pm  Keynote

Talk the Talk — Gaining Executive Support

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Preston Jennings

VP Information Security & CISO

Trinity Health

Effective communication isn’t just important when approaching the board – it’s important when approaching senior leaders and employees. Preston Jennings knows that gaining buy in from the board is much easier when you already have leadership and employee support.

In this session, you’ll learn strategies to:

  • Communicate your message at different levels of leadership
  • Give senior leaders visibility into your security program
  • Present appropriate executive level staff and board metrics

12:50pm - 1:20pm  Networking Break

1:20pm - 2:10pm  Breakout Session

Strategies for Securing CDO-CISO Collaboration

Sankar Bala headshot

Sankar Bala

SVP, Chief Data Officer - Enterprise Data Management

Flagstar Bank

Joshua Jaffe headshot

Joshua Jaffe

Global CISO

Mercedes-Benz Financial Services

CDOs and CISOs often have conflicting goals regarding data — one wants to glean insights from it, while the other wants to protect it. How can you enable a data-driven business while still safeguarding valuable information?

In this session, CDOs will discuss:

  • Strategies for CDO and CISO collaboration
  • What questions CISOs should be asking their CDOs
  • How to effectively manage data

1:20pm - 2:10pm  Breakout Session

SOAR Above Security Challenges

Augusto Barros headshot

Augusto Barros

VP Analyst

Gartner

Between skills shortages, the escalating sophistication of threats and alert overload, cybersecurity automation is a must. Augusto Barros demystifies ways CISOs can apply orchestration and automation technologies to increase security operations effectiveness and reduce alert fatigue.

Gain best practices-driven insight into:

  • How organizations are leveraging SOAR tools to improve their incident response practices
  • Determine where and how to automate, and what are the prerequisites to make it work
  • Ways to evolve and scale your playbooks as the threat landscape changes

1:20pm - 2:10pm  Executive Boardroom

Next-Generation Cloud Security

Arun DeSouza headshot

Arun DeSouza

Chief Information Security & Privacy Officer

Nexteer

Earl Duby headshot

Earl Duby

VP & CISO

Lear Corporation

Sean Cordero headshot

Sean Cordero

VP, Cloud Strategy

Netskope

As organizations increasingly turn to cloud-based services to enable the next phase of digital transformation, security leaders face the challenge of ensuring the enterprise’s data remains secure. Join this session to learn the emerging best practices your peers employ to secure the cloud, including:

  • Automation, orchestration, AI and machine learning strategies
  • Information governance in the cloud
  • Ways to incorporate the cloud into a fully articulated security strategy

Executive boardrooms are intimate and interactive sessions designed to foster dynamic dialogue around a specific, strategic topic. These private, closed-door discussions encourage attendee participation and are limited to 15 attendees (seating priority is given to C-level executives). To reserve your seat, please contact Kenzie Howard at Kenzie.Howard@evanta.com or 971-978-5041.

1:20pm - 2:10pm  Breakout Session

Office Hours with Chris Ulrich

Chris Ulrich headshot

Chris Ulrich

Body Language Expert & Political Consultant

Author & Thought Leader

What does your body language say about you? What shifts might you make to change how others perceive you? Join this special one-on-one 25-minute session exclusively for Governing Body members with body-language expert, Chris Ulrich for candid feedback on your in-person and online body language. Sessions are 25-minutes and pre-registration is required.

Please contact Rebecca Bell, Content Manager, at rebecca.bell@evanta.com if you are interested in this exclusive session. 

November 12, 2019 - afternoon

2:10pm - 2:30pm  Networking Break

2:30pm - 3:20pm  Breakout Session

Maturing Your SOC

Alex Padilla headshot

Alex Padilla

Interim CISO & Director, SOC

Domino's Pizza

As cyberattacks get worse security operation centers need to stay ahead of these evolving threats. No one understands that better than Alex Padilla, who has matured Domino’s SOC from a level one to a level four center.

In this session he will share:

  • The importance of staffing your SOC effectively
  • Strategies to show that your SOC enables the business
  • How to move beyond technology and focus on people and processes

2:30pm - 3:20pm  Executive Boardroom

Regulation & Privacy — Beyond GDPR

Zahira Gonzalvo headshot

Zahira Gonzalvo

SVP, Chief Information Security & Privacy Officer

Flagstar Bank

Homyar Naterwala headshot

Homyar Naterwala

Head of Cyber Security

GE Capital

Since its enforcement date, GDPR has changed the way CISOs think about privacy risk management. In addition, it became a catalyst for new data protection laws and regulation. Compare best practices for your industry, business and regulatory environment in this interactive discussion, including:

  • How to interpret the implications of regulatory requirements
  • Strategies to stay ahead of ever-changing privacy regulations
  • Methods to optimize your data privacy program

Executive boardrooms are intimate and interactive sessions designed to foster dynamic dialogue around a specific, strategic topic. These private, closed-door discussions encourage attendee participation and are limited to 15 attendees (seating priority is given to C-level executives). To reserve your seat, please contact Kenzie Howard at Kenzie.Howard@evanta.com or 971-978-5041.

3:20pm - 3:40pm  Networking Break

3:40pm - 3:50pm  Closing Comments

3:50pm - 4:20pm  Keynote

Executive Presence for Lasting Leadership

Chris Ulrich headshot

Chris Ulrich

Body Language Expert & Political Consultant

Author & Thought Leader

Any given gesture — a nod, a point of the finger — unconsciously communicates powerful ideas and feelings that have tangible consequences. Top executives are generally proficient in their ability to interact with others, but the stakes are raised during high-level negotiations, reporting to the board, inspiring and empowering senior managers or dealing with tricky internal matters.

Join body language expert Chris Ulrich as he shares:

  • Why every movement and action is magnified in high-level situations
  • Tools and techniques to build rapport quickly
  • How executives can communicate more effectively

4:20pm - 5:00pm  Closing Reception & Prize Drawing

Location


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The Westin Book Cadillac Detroit

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Detroit CISO Program Manager


For inquiries related to this event, please reach out to your dedicated program manager.

Kenzie Howard

971-978-5041

kenzie.howard@evanta.com