November 9, 2017 • Radisson Suites Hotel - Catalina Ballroom • Tucson, AZ

Speakers and Panelists
Emerging High Profile Cybersecurity Threats & Proactive Response - Panelists
11/09/17 : 1:10PM - 2:20PM
Experienced Security Professional who led and oversaw security strategy and implementation for Apollo's Education Platform Product , Applications and Cloud initiatives. A contributing member of the CSA (Cloud Security Alliance) Security- As- A Service (SecAAS) working group and is an active participant in several other Information Security related interests. Defined and led organization's cloud security initiatives and created enterprise cloud security blueprint.

Skilled in building effective security programs from the ground up and working across other organizational units to create and foster greater security adoption. Holds a BA, and graduated top of class with a double major in Computer Science and Math.Previous experience in multiple industry domains Government, Media & Television, Education, Health, Real Estate and Energy Sectors.An avid speaker and contributor on various topics in security. Particularly interested in innovative ways of making security work in the fast changing equally innovative industry verticals.


Lenin Aboagye
will be in the following session(s):

Emerging High Profile Cybersecurity Threats & Proactive Response - Panelists
11/09/17 : 1:10PM - 2:20PM

View the Agenda
Lunch & Learn with Symantec - Effectiveness of Your Information Security Program
11/09/17 : 12:00PM - 1:00PM
As Symantec's Director of Technical Sales, Brian leads a team of security solution engineers who are responsible for proposing enterprise security solutions for the largest private sector organizations in the Southwestern USA.

Prior to his current role, Brian was responsible for leading a services product management team tasked with development and lifecycle maintenance of professional services (education, consulting & premium product support) offerings which enable the successful consumption of Symantec's security solution portfolio. Prior to that he lead a team tasked with the enablement of a global consulting Partner ecosystem, through the standardization of intellectual property and effectiveness certification programs. Prior to his current role, Brian was responsible for the development of remote consulting services from the Global Consulting Services Center (based in Chennai, India). Prior to that Brian lead the consulting service delivery for the America's Security Compliance practice, focused on Symantec Endpoint Protection solution. Brian has also held senior leadership positions with Sygate Technologies (now Symantec), Network ICE (sold to ISS, now IBM), Network Associates (now McAfee) and Network General to name a few.

Brian has more than 25 years of experience in the high technology industry. He began his career as a satellite earth station engineer with Telesat Canada and had held individual contributor and leadership positions in the areas of sales, marketing, system engineering and professional services for privately held and publically traded organizations. He is a certified networking expert (aka CNX), CISSP, CIPM, CRISC, CCSP and active member of; ISC^2, ISSA, ISACA, InfraGard and globally recognized as an expert on endpoint security and network access control solutions.


Brian Brotschi
will be in the following session(s):

Lunch & Learn with Symantec - Effectiveness of Your Information Security Program
11/09/17 : 12:00PM - 1:00PM

View the Agenda
You are the Embodiment of the Internet of Things
11/09/17 : 10:00AM - 10:45AM
Gregory is the owner of GCE, LLC, Chief of Security Testing for Titania Solutions Group, on the Board of Directors of ATNA Systems, International Board of Advisors of the MacKenzie Institute and has his own radio show based on his book, Reverse Deception which is a popular curriculum book in IT and psychology departments nationwide which has been translated into four languages; Cyrillic, Arabic, Russian and Chinese. He has been a frequent guest on Fox News, ABC and SiriusXM and travels globally to speak on future technologies.

In his over 30 years of military and civil service he served in several capacities in the Infantry, Logistics, Medical Service and Military Intelligence branches. His key assignments included US Strategic Command and the National Security Agency.

Gregory holds a MS from Seton Hall University and a BS from Colorado Christian University and is a doctoral candidate studying in vivo bio-nanotechnology. He is a Certified Information Security Manager (CISM) is LEAN 6 Sigma Blackbelt trained, a licensed ISO 9000 Lead Auditor and has received numerous professional awards including the prestigious National Security Agency Military Performer of the Year.


DrPH Greg Carpenter
will be in the following session(s):

You are the Embodiment of the Internet of Things
11/09/17 : 10:00AM - 10:45AM

View the Agenda
Emerging High Profile Cybersecurity Threats & Proactive Response - Moderator
11/09/17 : 1:10PM - 2:20PM
Security Executive , Advisor and Thought leader who has led and successfully defined and
executed several security programs in multiple organizations in diverse industry verticals . Lenin
has built several firsts in the industry from first Education-As-A Service(EAAS) platform to building
security platform for first fully Open cloud product. As an emerging technologies enthusiast , Lenin
has helped advise and guide initiatives from Cloud, Mobile , Big Data and AI for multiple companies
as well as speaking severally on such topics and its relevance in the current security landscape.
Lenin was an earlier contributor to some of first whitepapers released by CSA(Cloud Security
Alliance) and is an active participant in several other Information Security related interests.
As a security thought leader, Lenin has spoken at several security conferences , contributed to
security books, and also quoted in security and tech media. Lenin was formerly the security Head at
IO and is currently President at Limit+ where he provides cyber security consulting and security
product advisory services to several clients. Lenin is the security advisor for Kogni, world's first AI
powered Big Data Security product by Clairvoyant .

Lenin holds a BA, and graduated top of class with a double major in Computer Science and Math.


Frank J. Grimmelmann
will be in the following session(s):

Emerging High Profile Cybersecurity Threats & Proactive Response - Moderator
11/09/17 : 1:10PM - 2:20PM

View the Agenda
Emerging High Profile Cybersecurity Threats & Proactive Response
11/09/17 : 1:10PM - 2:20PM

Building Visibility and Determining Your Cyber Risk
11/09/17 : 11:00AM - 11:45AM
Mike Lettman is a recognized technology leader with over 28 years of experience in government information, security and technology. As the State Chief Information Security Officer (CISO), he provides strategic direction for information security to over 130 public agencies. With a focus on statewide enterprise and standardization efforts, Mike leads the Security, Privacy and Risk team for the Arizona Strategic Enterprise Technology (ASET) Office. With alignment to the State's Strategic IT Plan, he ensures and enhances the State of Arizona's security and safety.

Mike's responsibilities include identifying, developing, implementing and maintaining processes across the State to reduce IT risks. He is responsible for incident response, establishing appropriate standards and controls, and directing the establishment and implementation of policies and procedures. Mike is also instrumental in building relationships with a variety of partners including the MS-ISAC, Department of Homeland Security, and the FBI.

Prior to his work for the State of Arizona, Mike served as the Chief Information Security Officer (CISO) for the State of Wisconsin and previously as the Chief Technical Officer for the State of Wisconsin's Department of Justice. In addition, he was the State of Wisconsin's advocate for security awareness representing a variety of industry committees including Wisconsin's Cyber Terrorism task force.

Mike holds a Bachelor of Science in Management and Computer Science from the University of Wisconsin and remains an active member of the Arizona Fusion Center and the co-chair of the Multi State Information Sharing and Analysis Center (MS-ISAC) SCADA work group.


Mike Lettman
will be in the following session(s):

Building Visibility and Determining Your Cyber Risk
11/09/17 : 11:00AM - 11:45AM

View the Agenda
Emerging High Profile Cybersecurity Threats & Proactive Response
11/09/17 : 1:10PM - 2:20PM

Emerging High Profile Cybersecurity Threats & Proactive Response
11/09/17 : 1:10PM - 2:20PM
Special Agent Paul M. Schaaf is a Cyber Agent assigned to the FBI Phoenix Division. He holds a Masters Degree in Computer Information Systems and a Bachelors Degree in Finance. SA Schaaf worked in computer systems in the financial sector before joining the FBI in 2003 and has experience with Cyber, Civil Rights, Fraud, Extortion, Intellectual Property and Innocent Images cases throughout his career. SA Schaaf also has the unique distinction of having the first Spam Case go to trial which involved an international spam operation that operated out of 4 countries.

Paul Schaaf
will be in the following session(s):

Emerging High Profile Cybersecurity Threats & Proactive Response
11/09/17 : 1:10PM - 2:20PM

View the Agenda
Malware Reverse Engineering
11/09/17 : 9:00AM - 9:45AM
Co-Founder and Head of Cyber, Michael Angelo Vien, or MAV for short, is an expert in the field of malicious code but also teaches lock picking, which is his explanation for the clear cuffs and locks attached to his satchel. MAV has over 20 years of experience in Information Technology including networking, system administration, and development, with a focus on Information Security for most of that time. Having performed penetration tests, network design/implementations, and application development for some of the largest corporations in the world [including Exxon Mobil, Ericsson and Sprint] and provided consulting services for over 35 US government departments and agencies, his vast experience in the fields of Information Security, Identity Theft, Phishing, and Malicious Code, have led to MAV being asked to speak frequently on these topics for a variety of public as well as government forums and panels.

Michael Vien
will be in the following session(s):

Malware Reverse Engineering
11/09/17 : 9:00AM - 9:45AM

View the Agenda
Keynote
Keynote
11/09/17 : 2:30PM - 3:30PM
Mr. Daniel Bradford assumed his current position as the Deputy to the Commander/Senior Technical
Director and Chief Engineer, U.S. Army Network Enterprise Technology Command, Fort Huachuca,
April 2, 2007.

Mr. Bradford began his career with the U.S. Army in 1980 as a Second Lieutenant and entered civilian service with the Defense Department in 1984. Mr. Bradford holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Electrical Engineering from Texas A&M University, and a Master of Science degree in Electrical and Computer Engineering from the University of Arizona in Tucson. He is also a 1992 graduate of the Army Management Staff College and a 2005 graduate of the Senior Executive Fellows program at Harvard University in Cambridge, Mass.

Mr. Bradford was the Director of the Technology Integration Center, U.S. Army Information Systems
Engineering Command (USAISEC), at Fort Huachuca, Ariz., prior to assuming his current position. He
was responsible for multiple teams that tested and performed technology insertion of state-of-the-art
networking, multimedia, security, and computer technology for the Army enterprise. His background
includes project and system engineering experience for Defense Satellite Communications System earth terminal complexes, system integration tasks in Europe for 5th Signal Command, and network design and engineering support for Program Executive Officer and Project Manager programs. Mr. Bradford was responsible for the engineering and installation of multi-million dollar earth terminal complexes for DoD and classified users around the world from 1980-1989. He served as a Branch Chief for USAISEC -Europe and 5th Signal Command from 1989-1992. Upon his assignment to Technology Integration Center, USAISEC, in 1992, he was assigned as a team leader for network testing and design. He was appointed as Chief Engineer of the TIC in 1996, and Director in November 1999.


Daniel Q. Bradford
will be in the following session(s):

Keynote
11/09/17 : 2:30PM - 3:30PM

View the Agenda
Emerging High Profile Cybersecurity Threats & Proactive Response
11/09/17 : 1:10PM - 2:20PM
Edward Vasko is a successive entrepreneur with almost 30-years of experience in the cybersecurity industry. He is currently the co-Founder and CEO of Terra Verde, one of Arizona's largest providers of cybersecurity services and solutions with over 1000 active clients around the world. He has started and successfully run five businesses in his career. His extensive experience in cybersecurity provides him deep expertise to help organizations of all sizes in securing their critical data and infrastructure. He is also an appointed Commissioner for Arizona's Commission for Post-Secondary Education and actively works with public and private universities around the state of Arizona to produce the next generation cybersecurity workforce. Most importantly though, he is a proud father and husband.

Edward Vasko
will be in the following session(s):

Emerging High Profile Cybersecurity Threats & Proactive Response
11/09/17 : 1:10PM - 2:20PM

View the Agenda