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Schedule

 

Thursday, October 26, 2017

11:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
Fall Business Connection Luncheon
Speaker: Ed Skoudis, Founder, CounterHack; SANS Institute Fellow; Adjunct Professor, Montreat College
(Renaissance Hotel – Asheville) | Separate registration required. Coming soon.

7:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.
Community Opening Plenary
Panel Moderator: Paul Maurer, President, Montreat College
Speakers: Max Everett, Chief Information Officer, U.S. Department of Energy; Ed Skoudis, Founder, CounterHack; SANS Institute Fellow; Adjunct Professor, Montreat College
(Graham Chapel)

8:00 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.
Dessert Reception

8:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.
Cybersecurity Lab Tours

 

Friday, October 27, 2017

7:30 a.m. – 8:15 a.m.
Breakfast, Networking, Registration

8:25 a.m. – 8:35 a.m.
Welcome Remarks
Paul Maurer, President, Montreat College

8:35 a.m. – 9:25 a.m.
Keynote Address – “Cyber strategy – a new reality”
Max Everett, Chief Information Officer, U.S. Department of Energy

9:40 a.m. – 10:35 a.m.
Breakout Session 1 – “Cybersecurity framework – risk management, assessment tools”
TBD

Breakout Session 2 – “Move the needle: rethinking how to recruit, train and retain female cybersecurity professionals”
Panel Moderator: Amy Braswell, Information Security Executive, Senior Vice President, Bank of America
Panel Members: Michele Jordan, Cybersecurity Consultant, Under the Oaks Consulting; Robin Pugh, President, Queen Associates, Inc.

Breakout Session 3 – “Cybersecurity tabletop for executives”
Facilitator: Shawn Dorsey, Lead Investigator, Cyber Readiness & Response Cyber Security Services, Symantec

9:40 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
Capture the Flag (Students only – *Please indicate interest on your registration form.)

FBI Mobile Lab Tours

10:35 a.m. – 11 a.m.
Networking Break

11 a.m. – 11:50 a.m.
Plenary Address – “Growing and Sustaining the Cybersecurity Workforce – partnership between industry, government, and academia”
Rodney J. Petersen, Director, National Initiative for Cybersecurity Education at the National Institute of Standards and Technology

11:50 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
Lunch

1:10 p.m. – 2 p.m.
Plenary Panel – “Cybersecurity warriors – veterans transition to new battlefields.”
Panel Moderator: TBD
Panel Members: John Gallagher, President and CEO, Institute for Global Engagement; Daryl Haegley GICSP, OCP
Control Systems Cybersecurity OASD Energy, Installation & Environment; Charles Hudson, General Manager, Colite International, LTD; Chris Cleary, Director of Business Development, Tenable Network Security.

2:15 p.m. – 3:05 p.m.
Breakout Session 1 – “Lightening round – emerging cyber threats, cutting-edge technologies, Internet of Things, etc.”
TBD

Breakout Session 2 – “Cybersecurity emerging fields – legal, insurance, contract work, recruiting.”
Panel Moderator: Robert Potter, Vice President, Americas, Symantec
Panel Members: Allen O’Rourke, Attorney – Cyber & Litigation, Womble Carlyle Sandridge & Rice, LLP;
Robin Pugh, President, Queen Associates, Inc.; Evan Taylor, Risk Consultant, NFP

Breakout Session 3 – “Cyber ethics – a new value proposition for government, organizations, and individuals”
Panel Moderator: Dr. Mark Wells, Professor of Ethics/Philosophy, Montreat College
Panel Members: Brian Cyprian, Supervisory Special Agent, Charlotte Field Office of the FBI; Keith Gordon, Information Security & Risk Management, Ally Financial Services

3:05 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.
Networking Break

3:30 p.m. – 4:20 p.m.
Plenary Address – “Asleep at the Wheel – Common SOC Pitfalls”
Casey Marquette, Senior Director, Information Security, CVS Health

4:20 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Closing Remarks
Paul Maurer, President, Montreat College