Cybersecurity Awareness Colloquia

October 18, 2019 - UNCW CIE (map)

Schedule (8:30 - 4:15)

8:30 - 9:00:      Registration (continental breakfast)

9:00 - 9:15:      Opening Remarks - Dean Burrus

9:15 - 10:00:    Keynote - Bethany De Lude (CISO - Public Company Accounting Oversight Board [PCAOB])

"Let’s Get Secure – the Adventures of a 3x CISO"

In this session, UNC grad, Bethany De Lude, engages in a candid conversation about the lessons she has gleaned during her 30+ year career in cybersecurity. Building on her experiences as a practitioner, a consultant, a leader, and the first CISO at three different organizations – including a branch of government – she will share helpful insights to prepare attendees for meeting the challenges they will face in their efforts to build robust information security programs and the security aware cultures needed to support them.

10:00 - 10:30:  Speaker - Steve Hunt (Principal Consultant at Hunt Business Intelligence); "Surprising Secrets of the Most Cyber-Resilient Organizations"

10:30 - 10:45:  Coffee Break / Networking

10:45 - 11:15:  Speaker - Matt Bohne (VP, Chief Product Security Officer, Honeywell); "Cybersecurity in Today's Digital World"

11:15 - 12:00:  Panel - "Developing the Cybersecurity Workforce Pipeline" 

12:00 - 1:00:    Lunch / UNCW Updates; Ron Vetter, William Wetherill, Sharyne Miller

1:00 - 1:30:      Speaker - Mike Parson; "Best Practices in Cybersecurity for SMBs"

1:30 - 2:00:      Speaker - Tara Hunter (XPO Security Engineer); "Cloud Security - Targeted Attacks"

2:00 - 2:30:      Speaker - Abdul Hasan (CEO International Counter Terrorism Foundation); "Cyber Risk Assessment from a Global Perspective"

2:30 - 2:45:      Coffee Break / Networking

2:45 - 3:30:      Panel - "Cybersecurity from Multiple Perspectives"

3:30 - 4:00:      Speaker - Ed Harris (CEO, Jericho Cyber); "How an Effective Monitoring Program Drives Your Security Posture"

4:00 - 4:15:      Closing Remarks