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2020 RETR3AT Conference

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2020 RETR3AT Sessions

Monday, October 26th

Welcome & Conference Overview (Dr. Paul Maurer)

Lessons from the Design and Deployment of CMMC (Katie Arrington)

Lessons from Supporting Two of the Largest Incident Responses in America Today (Conor Quinlan & Pete Seeber)

Tuesday, October 27th

Cybersecurity State of the Union for North Carolina and the Region (Tom McGrath, Maria Thompson & Ed Skoudis)

Developing Professionals of Character: Leading Your Team To The Same Goal (George Youstra)

Inspiration & Innovation – Staying Curious (Charles Denler)

Wednesday, October 28th

Leading 280K+ Employees Through a Cyber Breach and Global Pandemic (Casey Marquette)

Shift Left: Understanding the Profound Shift Afforded by the Cloud (Erik Gomez)

An eCommerce SMB Story About Securely Moving to the Cloud (George Morris)

Thursday, October 29th

Fraud Fusion Capability (Keith Gordon, Hayes Rutter & Daniel McCauley)

Cultivating Culture For Fun and Profit (Ed Skoudis)

Understanding Adversaries and Defense Strategies (Dave Kennedy)

Becoming a Better Cybersecurity Professional Using Educational Building Blocks & Hands-On Learning (Susan Green)

Friday, October 30th

Personal Security and Privacy – A Paranoid CISO Perspective (Chris Wallace & Joe Gray)

2020 RETR3AT Sponsors

Gold Sponsors

MAHEC logo
Biltmore logo
Southern Champion Tray logo
RBX1 logo

Silver Sponsors

Leidos logo
Billy Graham Evangelistic Association logo
Samaritan's Purse
ERC logo

Bronze Sponsors

Cellcrypt Logo

2020 RETR3AT Speakers

K. Arrington

Katie Arrington
Chief of Information Security for Acquisition, United States Department of Defense

Adam Bricker

Adam Bricker
Executive Director, Carolina Cyber Center

Charles Denler

Charles Denler
Emmy-Award winning composer / pianist

Erik Gomez

Erik Gomez
Cloud Solutions Architect, Google

Keith Gordon

Keith Gordon
Executive Vice-President, Chief Security Officer, Enterprise Security and Fraud Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce (CIBC)

Joe Gray

Joe Gray
Founder, Blogger, & Podcaster, Advanced Persistent Security

Susan Green

Susan Green
North American National Higher Education Director, Cyberbit

Dave Kennedy

Dave Kennedy
Co-Founder and Chief Technology Officer, Trusted Sec

Daniel McCauley
Director of Cyber Defense & Response, Ally Financial

Casey Marquette

Casey Marquette
Chief Delivery Security Officer, Cognizant

Paul J. Maurer

Paul J. Maurer
President, Montreat College

Tom McGrath

Tom McGrath
Cyber Unit Manager, North Carolina Department of Public Safety

George Morris

George Morris
Chief Security Officer, OceanX, LLC

Conor Quinlan

Conor Quinlan
CEO, MePush

Hayes Rutter

Hayes Rutter
Senior Information Security Director, Ally Financial

Pete Seeber

Pete Seeber
Carolina Cyber Center Advisory Board

Ed Skoudis

Ed Skoudis
CEO, CounterHack

Maria Thompson

Maria Thompson
State Chief Risk Officer, North Carolina Department of IT

Chris Wallace

Chris Wallace
Chief Information Security Officer, Buncombe County

George Youstra

Col. George Youstra
Chaplain, Colonel, United States Air Force