Agenda

Building Leadership Connections

Hear from the best of the best: proven security leaders who understand today’s challenges and will help you chart a course for a more protected, aware and results-oriented future.

Monday. September 19

2:00 pm - 3:30 pm

Roundtable Discussions

Participate in thought-provoking, interactive discussions on today’s hot topics in a small group setting.

4:00 pm - 5:30 pm

Roundtable Discussions

Participate in thought-provoking, interactive discussions on today’s hot topics in a small group setting.

5:30 pm - 6:30 pm

CSO 50 Opening Reception

Meet your peers and celebrate the kick off of the CSO 50.

Tuesday, September 20

9:00 am - 9:10 am

Welcome & Opening Remarks

Bob Bragdon, SVP/Managing Director Worldwide, CSO, IDG Communications, Inc.

9:10 am - 9:40 am

Opening Keynote

9:40 am - 10:10 am

CSO Industry Partner Keynote with IBM

Hear from a technology leader about the future of cybersecurity and trust.

(session in development)

10:10 am - 10:30 am

Fireside Chat

Join us for a conversation with a 2022 CSO Hall of Fame inductee.

Interviewed by: Bob Bragdon, SVP/Managing Director Worldwide, CSO

10:30 am - 10:55 am

Hall of Fame Panel

Our 2022 Hall of Fame inductees on leadership, the changing role of the CISO, fighting today’s threats, and more.

10:55 am - 11:25 am

Break

Now’s the time to refresh your coffee, visit sponsor booths, or set up a quick meeting with other attendees.

11:25am - 11:45 am

Industry Partner Breakout Session

Industry Partner Breakout Session

11:50 am - 12:15 pm

Metrics That Matter: Dashboards, Scorecards and More

Security initiatives generate countless metrics, so selecting the relevant information and presenting it in a useful and elegant way is a challenge. Learn how Adobe, Aflac and Zurich North America devised clear and actionable ways of communicating key security metrics. The results speak for themselves: elevating cyber risk visibility, measuring performance against goals, and closing the information gap between business leaders and security leaders.

Post M&A Security Integration and Other Challenges

Following a merger or acquisition, how do you ensure that each organization continues to stay protected while moving toward full integration of security programs and teams? Two companies who recently went through that process will share their best security practices as they tackled consolidating data centers, application security, and protecting sensitive data.

12:40 pm - 2:00 pm

Lunch

2:00 pm - 2:25 pm

New Approaches to Risk Management

Identifying and managing security risks internally and with clients is a perennial challenge that requires a constant stream of new ideas. This session will explore Avanade’s new standardized, automated approach to managing risk as well as Genpact’s methodology of identifying risk throughout a lifecycle, a model that shifts risk from an InfoSec issue to the appropriate business unit. The result is that you’re not only speaking the language of business risk, but equipping the entire team to take action.

The Heavy Lifting of Zero Trust

Successful zero trust management of enterprise firewalls and other controls will have a ripple effect on the rest of the network. Learn best practices for implementing zero trust in an increasingly sophisticated threat environment, including partnering with business leaders and other security teams within an organization.

2:30 pm - 2:55 pm

Hall of Fame Panel

Our 2022 Hall of Fame inductees on leadership, the changing role of the CISO, fighting today’s threats, and more.

2:55 pm - 3:15 pm

Fireside Chat

Join us for a conversation with a 2022 CSO Hall of Fame inductee.

Interviewed by: Bob Bragdon, SVP/Managing Director Worldwide, CSO

3:20 pm - 3:40 pm

CSO Industry Partner Session

Join us to learn about new cybersecurity strategies for your organization.

(session in development)

CSO Industry Partner Session

Join us to learn about new cybersecurity strategies for your organization.

(session in development)

3:40 pm - 3:55 pm

Break

Now’s the time to refresh your coffee, visit sponsor booths, or set up a quick meeting with other attendees.

3:55 pm - 4:20 pm

Hall of Fame Panel

Our 2022 Hall of Fame inductees on leadership, the changing role of the CISO, fighting today’s threats, and more.

4:25 pm - 4:50 pm

Phish Fight: Strategies to Reduce Digital Harm

Protecting the enterprise is everyone’s job, and it’s maddening how something as simple as clicking a malicious link can cause so much harm. Phishing threats evolve, and employees – including executives – can become complacent. Find out how TIAA revitalized its phishing awareness to raise the bar on KPI thresholds, hold associates accountable for poor performance, and invigorated a stagnated program, as well as how Cummins created the CyberSMART initiative to teach employees how to recognize the signs of potential phishing emails, how to respond to an active attack, and the proper handling of information and company assets.

IT Solutions for Consumer Education

A vital aspect of security is empowering the public on how to protect themselves against vulnerabilities. Using techniques such as paswordless technology, consumer education campaigns, and in-product privacy notifications, these companies all boosted security and privacy while improving the user experience.

4:55 pm - 5:20 pm

Lightning Insights

Join us for a lively series of five-minute market insights geared to solving your biggest challenges. Refreshments will be served!

Wednesday, September 21

9:00 am - 9:05 am

Welcome & Opening Remarks

Bob Bragdon, SVP/Managing Director Worldwide, CSO, IDG Communications, Inc.

9:05 am - 9:35 am

What to Do When Things Go Wrong

Frank Supovitz, President & Chief Experience Officer, Fast Traffic Events

9:35 am - 9:55 am

CSO Industry Partner Keynote

Hear from a technology leader about the future of cybersecurity and trust.

(session in development)

9:55 am - 10:15 am

Fireside Chat

Join us for a conversation with a 2022 CSO Hall of Fame inductee.

Interviewed by: Bob Bragdon, SVP/Managing Director Worldwide, CSO

10:15 am - 10:40 am

Hall of Fame Panel

Our 2022 Hall of Fame inductees on leadership, the changing role of the CISO, fighting today’s threats, and more.

10:40 am - 11:10 am

Break

Now’s the time to refresh your coffee, visit sponsor booths, or set up a quick meeting with other attendees.

11:10 am - 11:30 am

CSO Industry Partner Session

Join us to learn about new cybersecurity strategies for your organization.

(session in development)

CSO Industry Partner Session

Join us to learn about new cybersecurity strategies for your organization.

(session in development)

11:35 am - 12:00 pm

Bringing Adversary Engagement to Your Organization

Hear from MITRE cyber experts on how to use cyber denial, deception, and adversary engagement to protect your organization. Using the MITRE Engage framework, find out the small steps you can take to quickly level up your cyber defense. Plus, learn how to connect with a whole community to support your efforts.

Industry Spotlight: Healthcare, Medical, Pharmaceutical & Bio-Tech

Explore security initiatives that meet the unique security and compliance needs of healthcare and related fields. Learn from award-winning projects that sought to secure sensitive R&D data, automate processes to ensure software versions met regulatory compliance, reduce complexity – all without slowing or stopping the flow of data and innovation.

12:05 pm - 12:25 pm

CSO Industry Partner Session

Join us to learn about new cybersecurity strategies for your organization.

(session in development)

CSO Industry Partner Session

Join us to learn about new cybersecurity strategies for your organization.

(session in development)

12:25 pm - 2:00 pm

Lunch

2:00 pm - 2:20 pm

Fireside Chat

Join us for a conversation with a 2022 CSO Hall of Fame inductee.

Interviewed by: Bob Bragdon, SVP/Managing Director Worldwide, CSO

2:25 pm - 2:50 pm

Modernizing Legacy Systems

Transforming legacy technology infrastructure is no small management task. Hear from organizations that figured out better ways to migrate legacy systems that were achieved on time and under budget and produced a more secure environment that immediately showed results.

Automating Security for Greater Efficiency

Forward-thinking companies are finding value in using AI as a vital part of the security toolbox that also saves expert resources for higher-priority work. Learn about projects – one to automate, orchestrate and scale app testing and another to automate triage and scoring of suspicious emails – that overcame implementation challenges to achieve meaningful results at scale.

2:55 pm - 3:15 pm

CSO Industry Partner Session

Join us to learn about new cybersecurity strategies for your organization.

(session in development)

CSO Industry Partner Session

Join us to learn about new cybersecurity strategies for your organization.

(session in development)

3:20 pm - 3:55 pm

Empowering Security Champions

A motivated and well-trained workforce is an essential component of any successful security awareness program. Find out how Carrier, Code42 and the National Cybersecurity Alliance built engaging programs using competitions, training, social media, automation, and other creative methods to mitigate insider risk.

3:50 pm - 4:15 pm

Lightning Insights

Join us for a lively series of five-minute market insights geared to solving your biggest challenges. Refreshments will be served!

6:30 pm - 9:00 pm

CSO 50 and CSO Hall of Fame Awards Ceremony

Join us for this very special awards ceremony where we’ll recognize 50 organizations that won a CSO50 award for 2022, along with our 2022 class of CSO Hall of Fame winners who’ll share their insights and career advice.