Data Connectors is proud to host the Cybersecurity Strategies Conference.
CHECK-IN AND OPENING INTRODUCTIONS8:15 am - 8:45 am
Session One8:45 am - 9:15 am
A New Era of Data Protection: Converged DR + Backup
During more than fifteen years of technology consulting, I’ve helped hundreds of organizations of all sizes and verticals overcome specific business challenges using purpose-built technology solutions. I pride myself on working collaboratively with those that I serve to understand the business goals, landscape and culture as well as the exact challenges faced. My goal has always been to shift IT from a burdensome requirement to a business driver and, with intelligent design and meaningful delivery, this transformation is possible.
Session Two9:15 am - 9:45 am
The 7 Uncomfortable Truths of Endpoint Security
Discover what 3,100 IT managers had to say when it comes to endpoint security.
We’ll share the challenges they face, what keeps them up at night, and their experiences with endpoint detection and response (EDR) technologies.
• Where most cyberattacks are discovered
• Why IT teams struggle to plug their security gaps
• How much time is lost each month investigating non-issues
The Seven Uncomfortable Truths of Endpoint Security reveals deep insights into today’s cybersecurity challenges. Register to attend and see how your organization stacks up.
Andrew is a 24-year veteran of the IT wars in the Midwest U.S. He is the Sophos Channel SE for the Indiana and Kentucky markets.
Andrew assists partners with selecting, selling, and implementing the best security solutions, and implementing best practices for security and compliance, to the benefit of our mutual customers.
When he isn’t helping protect customers in market, he is very busy with family on the south side of Indianapolis, or trying to get lost, or to not get lost, in the woods somewhere.
Break9:45 am - 10:15 am
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Session Three10:15 am - 10:45 am
Visit Any Website Without Any Malware Threat with Browser Isolation
Protecting organizations from Web threats has typically been done with a secure web proxy or DNS solution but a new approach has emerged. Isolation defends against today’s sophisticated zero-day exploits using an “air-gapped” browser approach. Identified by Gartner as “one of the single most significant ways to reduce web-based attacks,” remote browser isolation is becoming an important line item in IT budgets around the world.
But not all Isolation platforms are created equal. With so many offerings how do you weed through the noise?
- Why remote browser isolation technology adoption is on the rise
- Key use cases for Isolation that should be evaluated
- Critical requirements when selecting a practical browser isolation solution
Carlos’ 20 year career has spanned a wide breadth of Cyber Security industry solutions: cloud infrastructure as a service security, endpoint security, governance risk and compliance, network security, threat detection and threat protection experience with isolation and virtualization based security solutions. His experience comes from his work as a Sales Executive and Architect at Cisco Systems, Check Point Software, Citrix Systems, Darktrace, Dome9 Security and now at Menlo Security. As an expert on security best practices, trends, and emerging technologies, Carlos helps Cyber Security executives to create value in light of limited security operations to properly protect, detect and respond to today’s cyber threats. He has spoken at dozens of Cyber Security conferences in North America. He is a licensed boat captain and degreed Engineer holding several technical certifications. Carlos resides with his wife and two daughters in Chicago’s historic Wicker Park neighborhood.
Session Four10:45 am - 11:30 am
Ramsomware- 2019 Annual Shareholder Meeting
In this presentation, Milton Bartley will present as his alter ego The CEO of Ransomware Incorporated. Ransomware, Inc. is a global consortium of cyber criminals and digital currency managers dedicated to delivering unmatched malware products and digital currency mining solutions across six continents. Milton will tell you how his company stays one step ahead of the game and what could stand in the way of his ultimate goal of owning the world’s largest cyber criminal enterprise (you thought it was King of Westeros, right?!).
Prior to co-founding Ransomware, Inc. in 2011, Milton was a Data Scientist at a Fortune 500 financial services firm. In his role as a Data Scientist, he collaborated with a team of engineers and analysts to develop a software solution designed to manage global hedge fund transactions in real-time. Milton holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science from Stanford University and a Master’s Degree in Data Modeling from MIT.
In his free time, Milton is known to ply his ruthless Baccarat skills in casinos across Europe and Asia. Milton, his wife live off the grid in a non-disclosed compound somewhere in the Western hemisphere. Milton will explain how Ransomware Incorporated continues to experience rapid growth through innovation, product development and malware as a service.
Milton Bartley is one of Nashville’s most recognizable business leaders. From serving as a combat leader in the United States Army to launching a world-class IT services company, his drive to achieve has led him to the fulfillment of a better life for himself, his family and his employees.
In 2007, Milton co-founded ImageQuest, and it quickly became one of Nashville’s fastest growing technology companies. ImageQuest is recognized as a pioneer in providing Managed IT, Cybersecurity and IT Compliance services. Numerous companies value Milton’s advice as their IT Consultant and vCISO.
Milton is currently a member of the Forbes Technology Council, an invitation-only community for World-Class CIOs, CTOs, and Technology Executives. Criteria for acceptance include a track record of successfully impacting business growth metrics, as well as personal and professional achievements and honors.
Milton also has been an MSP Mentor Top 250, which recognizes the world’s top managed services provider (MSP) executives, entrepreneurs, and experts. Milton believes “It takes a team of committed individuals to build and grow a business in today’s world of rapidly changing technology.”
Lunch11:30 am - 12:00 pm
Break / Vendor Booth Time / Lunch
Keynote Session12:00 pm - 12:45 pm
Sheri is the President Emeritus of Infragard National. For over 27 years, she has held various roles within the military and civilian government related to protecting our national critical infrastructures. Recently she managed the cyber security strategic initiatives for Humana.
Sheri has served many years in non-profit leadership roles including 9 years on the National Board of InfraGard, followed by 3 years as the President of InfraGard, and currently serves on the KY InfraGard Board as Sector Chief Coordinator. She is on the Purdue Engineering Alumni Board of Directors and mentors engineering students. She often speaks on cyber security issues and the challenges of homeland security.
Break12:45 pm - 1:15 pm
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Session Six1:15 pm - 1:45 pm
Deception Technology, Luxury Item or Lifeline?
A common deception technology misconception is that it is a luxury item meant only for companies with mature security operations or large budgets. This session will provide insight into how deception has evolved, its fit within the security stack, and why financial institutions both large and small are turning to deception for accurate detection, building predictive defenses, and accelerated incident response. Join in to hear about real-world deployments and top use cases. Attendees will leave with insight into the value and benefits that defenders have realized from adding deception into their security operations programs and why it is often a lifeline for defense against today’s advanced attackers.
For a copy of this presentation, please contact Attivo Networks – email@example.com
Session Seven1:45 pm - 2:15 pm
A new approach to email security for Office 365
For hackers, Office 365 is the new black! Because a simple set of Office 365 credentials can unlock a treasure trove of sensitive documents, applications and confidential business information, Office 365 is now the #1 target for cybercriminals looking to make a fast profit. Each day these hackers implement new and ever-more creative phishing and spear phishing attacks that easily bypass traditional email security solutions. Discover the latest threats and techniques, and learn what you can do to prevent cybercriminals from breaking into your organization with just a single email.
Romain Basset is a sales engineer at Vade Secure, where he helps SMB and enterprise organizations of all sizes keep their users from clicking on suspicious links or attachments.
He holds a Master’s Degree in Computer Engineering and has over 10 years of experience in IT security engineering and product management.
For a copy of this presentation, please contact Lynne Leonardi – Lynne.Leonardi@vadesecure.com
Break2:15 pm - 2:30 pm
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Session Eight2:30 pm - 3:00 pm
Cybersecurity Landscape 2019-2020
With the ever evolving threat landscape, how to keep up and protect your data!
Mr. Wren will discuss the Cyber Security landscape for the remainder of 2019 and into 2020. In addition, he will dive into the Dark Web, review recent case studies he and his team have worked and provide ideas on practical cost effective solutions to help you defend your data and protect your brand identity.
Session Nine3:00 pm - 3:30 pm
The Infragard Value Proposition
Jack Plaxe is the Founder and Managing Director of the Security Consulting Alliance LLC, an independent, client-focused security consulting firm based in Louisville, Kentucky.
Mr. Plaxe is a career security professional with nearly 30 years of diverse experience, including work as a Security Director for a Fortune 1000 company and as a security consultant for clients in various industries. His focus is on helping organizations of all sizes develop and implement strategies to protect people, facilities, assets, information, and operations.
Since December of 2018, he has served as the President of the InfraGard Kentucky Members Alliance.
A published author and media commentator, Mr. Plaxe has provided expert commentary for the Wall Street Journal, New York Times, Washington Post, USA Today, Newsday, Fox News, America’s Most Wanted Terrorism Special (October 2001), ABC Radio News, and Voice America.
Networking / Happy Hour4:30 pm - 5:30 pm
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