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Cyber Security Conference
Due to conditions stemming from the Coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak, the OSU 5th Annual Cyber Security Conference scheduled in Edmond, OK on Tuesday, April 7, is postponed and will return April 2021.
It is our collective concern for the health of our participants and sponsors, that we have decided to postpone the event and reconvene in April 2021.
|7:30 a.m.||Registration and Breakfast|
Cyber Security Table Topic Discussions and Networking Breakfast
This pre-conference session will include roundtable conversations on cyber security topics. Discussions are meant to be open and candid exchanges where participants can ask questions and share experiences. Facilitators will guide discussions by presenting targeted issues and topics related to cyber security issues. During the session participants are invited to all table topics of interest. A breakfast buffet will also be available, and participants are encouraged to network with other pre-conference attendees and facilitators.
Dr. Rick Wilson, W. Paul Miller Professor of Business Administration, Department Head, Management Science and Information Systems, Spears School of Business, Oklahoma State University
Real Stories from the Dark/Cyber Side
Your brand is there to serve consumers and you have a reputation to protect. We will share a few incidents that surprised, baffled, and caused disruption. Here is what your brand should be doing to enhance the level of protection that you offer so you can serve people effectively.
Sundeep Kapur, Educator and Founder, Digital Credance, Inc., Lexington, KY
Successful CISO Leaders Excel at these 7 Factors
How do we know if the CISO's security program has accounted for all the right components to be effective? Are the CISOs and their teams focusing on the most important activities? This session applies the time-tested McKinsey 7S framework (strategy, structure, systems, style, staff, skills, and shared values) to today’s cybersecurity leadership issues. Topics such as CISO evolution, developing a strategy, reporting relationships, privacy, incident lessons learned, reporting to the board, generational workforce management, laws, and control frameworks are discussed. The session is based upon the new book by the presenter, CISO COMPASS: Navigating Cybersecurity Leadership Challenges with Insights from Pioneers (2019).
As a result of this session the participants will be more effective in:
Todd Fitzgerald, CISO and Cybersecurity Leadership Author, CISO Spotlight, Chicago, IL
Hacking Exposed - A Look Inside the Techniques of OceanLotus/APT32
Take a journey with us, as we expose the mind of the enemy, revealing the latest methods that cybercriminals use to infiltrate modern security defenses, and how you can thwart them. You will learn about the ever-changing threat landscape and how you can prevent and respond to today’s most pervasive threats - including ones never seen before. With the best tools, expertise, and powerful AI-based technology, we will uncover the secrets behind today’s modern hacking arsenal and provide you with the means to protect your organization
Brian Robison, Chief Evangelist, Blackberry Cylance, Irvine, CA
Cybercrime Finds a Way
Despite law enforcement takedowns, the cyber-criminal underground is robust and continues to thrive. Just like the dinosaurs in the 1993 film Jurassic Park, “cyber-crime, uh, finds a way.” In this talk, Digital Shadows’ Chief Information Security Officer Rick Holland will discuss.
Rick Holland, Chief Information Security Officer, Vice President Strategy, Digital Shadows, Dallas, TX
Cyber in Oklahoma - Talent, Tax Credits, Education, Economy
Madeline Mitchell. Senior Consultant, Commercial Cyber Practice, Deloitte, Tulsa, OK
How Do You Get Support Throughout The Company?
Shane Hadlock, Executive Vice President of Information Technology & Information Security, Paycom, Oklahoma City
|3:30 p.m.||Conference Summary and Adjourn|
Todd Fitzgerald has built information Fortune 500 and large company security programs for 20 years. Fitzgerald serves as Executive In Residence and Chairman of the Cybersecurity Collaborative Executive Committee, was named 2016–2017 Chicago CISO of the Year and ranked Top 50 Information Security Executive. Fitzgerald has authored four books including CISO COMPASS: Navigating Cybersecurity Leadership Challenges with Insights from Pioneers (2019), ground-breaking CISO Leadership: Essential Principles for Success, as well as contributions to a dozen others. Fitzgerald held senior leadership positions at Northern Trust, Grant Thornton International, Ltd, ManpowerGroup, WellPoint (Anthem) Blue Cross Blue Shield/National Government Services, Zeneca/Syngenta, IMS Health and American Airlines. Todd also earned a MBA with highest honors from Oklahoma State University.
Shane Hadlock is Paycom’s Executive Vice President of Information Technology and Information Security. As a tenured professional with more than 24 years of expertise in cloud-based software, disaster recovery and business analysis, he continues to lead Paycom’s dedicated IT professionals. Before joining Paycom, Shane was a computer specialist for USGS, a technology consultant at HP and a project leader and infrastructure manager at Hertz. He received his bachelor’s degree from the University of Central Oklahoma. He has his master’s in business administration and is certified as a Project Management Professional by the Project Management Institute.
Rick Holland has more than 15 year’s experience in information security. Before joining Digital Shadows, he was a vice president and principal analyst at Forrester Research, providing strategic guidance on security architecture, operations, and data privacy. Rick also served as an intelligence analyst in the IS Army. He is currently co-chair in the SANS Cyber Threat Intelligence Summit and holds a B.S. in business administration from the University of Texas, Dallas. Rick regularly speaks at leading security conferences across the globe and has been interviewed by industry and business media including BBC News, CNN, Dark Reading, Motherboard, NPR, The Register and Wall Street Journal.
Sundeep Kapur is an educator focused on helping brands enhance engagement. His insight driven workshops have helped many financial institutions define and implement a successful strategy for 2020 and beyond. He continues with his efforts to research and enhance the learning to make it actionable and relevant. “Keep it relevant, keep them engaged and you will nurture your way to be the primary financial institution”.
Madeline Mitchell is a Senior Consultant in Deloitte's Cyber Risk practice focused on Cyber Strategy for Commercial clients across the United States. She is an experienced manager with over 11 years of experience across the aerospace, defense, power, utilities, healthcare and federal, state and local government sectors. Prior to joining Deloitte, Madeline was a Manager with Booz Allen Hamilton in the Aerospace practice, and previously served in the Governor’s administration for the State of Oklahoma. She holds an active Top Secret security clearance.
Madeline holds an MBA from the University of Central Oklahoma and a BA in Corporate Communications and Public Affairs from Southern Methodist University. She is a Certified Project Management Professional (PMP) and a Certified Defense Financial Manager (CDFM).
Brian Robison is the Chief Evangelist at BlackBerry Cylance, where he educates the world that preventing cybersecurity threats is actually possible and a much better approach than detecting and responding after the attack. Prior to joining Cylance, Brian spent five years helping secure corporate data on mobile devices—three years at Citrix as Director of Technical Marketing and two years driving enterprise product strategy at Good Technology. Before moving into the mobile security space, Brian’s career focused on endpoint security and risk and compliance. At McAfee, he led the effort to bring ePolicy Orchestrator into the modern age as well as managing the vulnerability management and policy compliance solutions. Prior to McAfee, Brian held many roles over his seven-year career at Tripwire, Inc.
Who Should Attend
- The conference is designed for senior-level leaders, human resource and information technology management and professionals, operational technology specialists, systems and data administrators, and other business leaders involved in the decision-making process for cyber security strategy, implementation, and management.
- The conference will be beneficial to those in a range of industries including: legal practices, accounting firms, insurance brokers, personal information suppliers, wholesalers, public sector suppliers, schools, and colleges, and those involved in decision making on or delivery of cyber security in central government, local government, police and fire services, health services, and education.
Benefits to the participant
Learn from cyber security experts and take advantage of the question and answer and networking opportunities to develop new ideas and obtain information you need to address cyber security in your organization including how to:
- Understand the human element risks your organization faces
- Explore the nature and motivation behind internal and external people who pose a risk to your organizations’ security
- Develop a cyber security strategy for your organization
- Program format
8:00 a.m. - 9:00 a.m. Pre-conference
9:15 a.m. - 3:30 p.m. Conference
- 5.4 CPE credits/CEU credits available
- Location – Hilton Garden Inn, Edmond, Oklahoma
- Networking breakfast with table topics, Conference, refreshments and lunch
Cyber Security Conference - $275 per person
- Multiple registration discount for 8 or more people
Networking breakfast with table topics, Conference, refreshments and lunch
Cyber Security Conference - $250 per person
- Conference Materials – Registration fee includes materials in electronic format. If you would prefer a hard copy of conference materials in a binder, there is an additional fee of $25 per binder.
- Speaker Book Option – Purchase your copy of Todd Fitzgerald’s #1 2019 Best Selling book, CISO COMPASS: Navigating Cybersecurity Leadership Challenges with Insights from Pioneers!, for 60% off the retail price - $59* (originally $149.95!)
*SPECIAL DISCOUNT 60% off the retail price expires 3/20/2020. Book distributed at conference for those who purchase.
- Networking breakfast with table topics, Conference, refreshments and lunch
- Sponsorship Information
Sponsorship opportunities are available. Become a Sponsor.
- Cancellation Policy
If a participant would like to cancel her/his registration less than 10 days prior to the conference, you are welcome to send a substitute. All guarantees have been submitted to the hotel, so refunds are not attainable. A refund is available given notification no later than 11 days prior to the conference. If you are transferring your registration to a colleague, please contact the OSU Center for Executive and Professional Development at 405-744-5208 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
- For additional information or to sponsor
Center for Executive and Professional Development
Oklahoma State University, 294 Business Building
Stillwater, OK 74078-4011 USA
- Earn 6.6 hours of CPE Specialized Knowledge - Technical.
- This conference is for all levels in the IT/MSIS field.
- Handouts for the presentations will be provided prior to the conference. No advance preparation is required and there are no prerequisites required to attend this conference.
- If you should have any concerns, please contact the Center for Executive and Professional Development at 405-744-5208.
- Experts share their knowledge with participants through live presentation and question and answer sessions.
- The Center for Executive and Professional Development, Oklahoma State University, is registered with the National Association of State Boards of Accountancy (NASBA) as a sponsor of continuing professional education on the National Registry of CPE Sponsors. State boards of accountancy have final authority on the acceptance of individual courses for CPE credit. Complaints regarding registered sponsors may be submitted to the National Registry of CPE Sponsors through its website: www.nasbaregistry.org.
Gold Sponsor – $4,500
Includes 8 registrations to the Conference, 4 invitations to the exclusive cyber security speaker and sponsor dinner the night before the Conference, 1 copy of Todd Fitzgerald’s book, CISO COMPASS: Navigating Cybersecurity Leadership Challenges with Insights from Pioneers, an exhibit booth at the conference (optional), and prominent recognition in promotion and at the conference.
(Gift- $1,680 Non-gift- $2,820)*
Silver Sponsor – $3,500
Includes 4 registrations to the Conference, 2 invitations to the exclusive cyber security speaker and sponsor dinner the night before the Conference, 1 copy of Todd Fitzgerald’s book, CISO COMPASS: Navigating Cybersecurity Leadership Challenges with Insights from Pioneers, an exhibit booth at the conference (optional), and prominent recognition in promotion and at the conference.
(Gift- $1,700 Non-Gift-$1,800)*
Bronze Sponsor – $2,500
Includes 2 registrations to the conference, 1 invitation to the exclusive cyber security speaker and sponsor dinner the night before the Conference, 1 copy of Todd Fitzgerald’s book, CISO COMPASS: Navigating Cybersecurity Leadership Challenges with Insights from Pioneers, an exhibit booth at the conference (optional), and prominent recognition in promotion and at the conference. (Gift- $1,310 Non-gift- $1,190)*
*The amount of the contribution that is deductible for federal income tax purposes is limited to the excess of any money contributed over the fair market value of goods or services provided. We estimate the fair market value of the goods or services received to be the non-deductible portion shown above.