HMG Strategy's 2019 New York CISO Executive Leadership Summit

















Top technology executives speaking at the 2019 New York CISO Executive Leadership Summit will include Edward Amoroso, Founder & CEO, TAG Cyber LLC; Bill Brown, SVP & CISO, Houghton Mifflin Harcourt; Mignona Cote, Former Head of Identity and Access Management, AIG; Kirsten Davies, SVP & CISO, Estee Lauder Companies; Shamla Naidoo, Global CISO, IBM Corporation; and Frank Price, Vice President & Chief Information Security Officer, CVS Health

New York, NY – March 26, 2019 – Advanced technologies such as artificial intelligence, machine learning and behavioral analytics can enable information security teams to detect malicious behavior faster and more effectively. How CISOs and their security team utilize these and other emerging technologies to better protect the enterprise in the future will be the focus of the 2019 New York CISO Executive Leadership Summit, produced by HMG Strategy, taking place at the Grand Hyatt New York in New York, NY on April 18, 2019.

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Advanced threats are increasing in both volume and complexity,” said Hunter Muller, HMG Strategy’s President and CEO. “Savvy CISOs can draw upon their technological knowledge and apply courageous leadership and transformational innovation to help usher the enterprise into the next era of digital business.”

The New York CISO Summit will kick-off with an executive panel of top security leaders who will explore how advanced technologies such as AI, machine learning and user-behavior analytics can provide information security teams new opportunities to reshape security practices.

Other thought-provoking sessions will include an HMG Lead, Innovate, Disrupt Tech Talk by Frank Price, VP & CISO, CVS Health on how to tell the difference between threats and opportunities; an executive panel of security leaders who will share their recommendations for bridging the culture between information security and the business; an HMG Lead, Innovate, Disrupt Tech Talk featuring a Darktrace executive; the presentation of the HMG Strategy 2019 Technology Executives to Watch Award to Bill Brown, SVP & CISO, Houghton Mifflin Harcourt; a panel of top search and security executives who will share recommendations for security leaders to strengthen their personal brands and power their career ascent; an executive briefing by Ed Amoroso, Founder and CEO, TAG Cyber, who will share the key trends that are shaping the agenda for information security leaders in 2019 and lessons that can be drawn from previous experiences; a panel of board-level executives who will share what it takes for security executives to become boardroom-ready; an HMG Lead, Innovate, Disrupt Tech Talk by an executive from SecurityScorecard; followed by a panel of top-tier security leaders who will discuss their roles in leading transformative cyber security strategies along with best practices for working with fellow executives to proactively secure the enterprise.

Prominent speakers at the New York CISO Summit will include:

  • Roota Almeida, CISO, Delta Dental of NJ and CT
  • Patrick Ford, CISO, Schneider Electric
  • Stephen Fridakis, CISO, HBO
  • Bernadette Gleason, VP, Business Information Security, Citi
  • John Iannarelli, Former FBI Special Agent and Senior Executive Advisor, FBI
  • Israel Martinez. NACD Board Leadership Fellow, Chairman and CEO, Axon Global
  • Kimberly Trapani, Chief Digital Security Officer, American Tire Distributors
  • Thomas Watson, Global CISO/VP Global Infrastructure Services, Sealed Air Corporation
  • Dr. Robert Zandoli, Global CISO and CTO, BUNGE LTD.

Presenting Partners at the New York CISO Summit include Darktrace and SecurityScorecard. Platinum Partners include Datalink, Cloud + Data Transformation Division of Insight. Gold Partners include enSilo. Supporting Partners include Ivanti. The Digital Partner of the Year is Adobe. The Digital Cybersecurity Partner of the Year is SecurityScorecard. Strategic Partners include Egon Zehnder, Heidrick & Struggles, Korn Ferry, Russell Reynolds Associates, and Spencer Stuart. Alliance Partners include Amplify Partners, Glynn Capital, Greylock Partners, Lightspeed Venture Partners, and Sequoia.

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