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Chief Information Security Officer Forum

Four Seasons Hotel Westlake Village, CA

November 29 – December 1, 2023


Information assets are the lifeblood of modern business.

Charged with establishing the vision and strategy for the management of data and technology, CISOs are the primary defenders of today’s global companies.

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Advisory Board:

  • Pratibha Aphale (Goldman Sach), Senior Vice President, Business Information Security Officer
  • Richard Maathey (S&P Dow Jones Indices), Head of Cybersecurity
  • Rosalia Hajek (MGM International), Enterprise Business Information Security Officer
  • Jared Mendenhall (Impossible Foods), Head of Information Security
  • Shahid Khan (Chobani), Vice President, Information Technology Infrastructure & Security
  • Robert Pace (Invitation Homes), Chief Information Security Officer
  • Joshua Harshbarger (RaceTrac), Executive Director Information Security
  • Michael Madero (Mr. Cooper), Vice President, Information Security
  • Galina Schwartzberg (Apple Bank), Assistant Vice President, Information Security
  • Marino Vedanayagam (ANZ), Head of Risk, Business Governance and Controls, Institutional, Americas
  • Afzal Khan (Opko Health), Global Chief Information Security Officer
  • Ali Khan, Chief Information Security Officer, Better
  • Amit Basu (International Seaways, Inc.), Vice President, Chief Information Officer, and Chief Information Security Officer
  • Saj Khan (American Heart Association), Senior Director of Cybersecurity & Risk
  • Christina Cruz (Advance), Director, Cybersecurity
  • James Eppolito (RumbleOn),  Senior Director, Information Security
  • Gurjinder Singh (Halma Plc), Head of Cyber Security Development
  • Aleks Mazo (New York City Department of Finance), Deputy Chief Technology Officer
  • Leo Cruz (St. Joseph’s School for the Deaf), Chief Information Security Officer
  • Ijeoma Genevieve Mbamalu (ACLU), Chief Technology & Analytics Officer
  • GS Jha (Accuray), Global Chief Information Officer & Chief Information Security Officer
  • Jeffrey Vinson (Harris Health System), Senior Vice President, Chief Cyber & Information Security Officer

Topics for discussion include:

  • Key Lessons CISOs Have Learned from 2023 to Prepare for 2024
  • Hindsight is 20/20: Lessons Learned from Recent Breaches
  • KnowledgeBridge™: Developing a High-Value Cyber Resilience Strategy: A Workshop
  • KnowledgeBridge™: The Evolution of Threat Intelligence: How to Prepare & Respond
  • How to Craft a Data-Centric Strategy
  • Evaluating Your Risk Management Framework
  • KnowledgeBridge™: A CISO’s Guide to Recruiting, Retaining, & Training Top Talent in a Multigenerational Workforce
  • KnowledgeBridge™: Provisioning New Technologies For Your Organization: Choosing The Right Security Tools
  • Navigating the Potential Applications & Security Implications of Cryptocurrency & Blockchain Technology as a CISO
  • KnowledgeBridge™: Implementing & Leading an Enterprise-Wide Risk Aware Culture
  • KnowledgeBridge™: The CISO Mentorship Circle: How to Build a Security Program From Scratch
  • A CISO Guide to Recruiting, Retaining, & Training Top Talent in a Multigenerational Workforce
  • KnowledgeBridge™:  Successful Post-Merger Integration
  • Ask the Experts: Actionable Recommendations on Succeeding as a CISO

Rotating Roundtable Discussions:

  • Cloud Security Management
  • The Risks and Ethical Considerations when Incorporating AI into Your Organization’s Cybersecurity Strategy
  • Best Practices for Purple Teaming
  • Collecting, Analyzing, and Disseminating Threat Intelligence
  • Measuring ROI on Cybersecurity Tools
  • Cyber Insurance: What Does a CISO Need to Know?
  • Review of KPIs For Measuring Security Controls and Incident Response Effectiveness
  • Using Cyberpsychology to Influence Organizational Security Culture

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Critical Voices, Exceptional Dialogue

Hear from and interact with some of the most influential voices in this space.

Wayne Armour

Security Architecture and Engineering Director


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