• PRESENTATIONS AVAILABLE: TLTV Educational Seminar: Turning IT Professionals into Cybersecurity Warriors; MAY 18, 2016

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    See speaker presentations here: CyberSecurity Symposium 2016 – Final.

    Executive Breakfast Seminar

    with former FBI and White House Cybersecurity Officials

    Keynote by

    Mark Ghilarducci

    Mark Ghilarducci, Director,

    California Governor’s Office of Emergency Services

    May 18, 2016
    Sheraton Sacramento
    Beavis Conference Room Level 2
    Registration & Breakfast: 7:30-8:30 AM
    Program 8:30 – 10:30 AM

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    Turning IT Professionals into Cybersecurity Warriors

    Best of breed industry solutions that will revolutionize state government and other enterprises’ security & systems management by providing visibility into every network endpoint in less than 15 seconds.

    Leading security industry organizations have partnered to fundamentally change the game for cyber adversaries by bringing together the best of both network and endpoint-level security into one integrated approach. This approach increases an organization’s overall security efficacy by applying a tightly integrated, closed-loop architecture that opens up critical threat intelligence exchanges in a highly automated manner. Through this strategic collaboration, government agencies and other large enterprises can now be confident that serious incidents will not only be detected, but the prevention and remediation of those incidents will be managed in real time at a scale never seen before.

    Agenda:                 7:30 – 8:30 – Registration & Breakfast

    8:30 – 10:30 – Program


    Introduction:           John Thomas Flynn

    Creator and Host of TechLeader.TV, former CIO California & Massachusetts, President of National Association of State CIO’s

    Keynote:                 Mark Ghilarducci, Director, Governor’s Office of Emergency Services

    Mr. Ghilarducci oversees all Cal OES activities charged with protecting lives and property, including the management of a large and diverse team of individuals with a wide array of experience and expertise. He also Co-Chairs the Governor’s Cybersecurity Task Force.

    Presentations:        Andre McGregor – Tanium, Director of Security

    Previously Andre served as an FBI Cyber Special Agent in New York City before being promoted to Supervisory Special Agent at FBI Headquarters in Washington DC. In his role at the FBI, Andre was the senior technical cyber agent for national security investigations and cyber lead incident responder for numerous large-scale computer intrusions in NYC.

    Sebastian Goodwin -Director of Endpoint Security/IT Security Leader/Author, Palo Alto Networks.

    In this role, he is responsible for driving awareness and adoption of innovative next generation security platform. He came to Palo Alto Networks after serving as a CISO for large multinational company. Prior to that, Sebastian spent 10 years in consulting roles with IBM Business Consulting Services.

    Sean Cordero – Optiv, Executive Director Office of the CISO

    Sean provides executive level advisement and strategy development, to help CXOs align their information security risk management programs to their business goals.

    Case Studies:        Experiences, Lesson Learned, Best Practices:


    Todd Ibbotson – Information Security Officer, California Department of Justice  

    Justin Cain – Cybersecurity Coordinator, Homeland Security Division for California Governor’s Office of Emergency Services

    Doug Leone – Agency Information Security Officer, California Environmental Protection Agency

    Take Aways:

    • How security alerts can be immediately identified and responses coordinated; prevent problems being siloed.
    • How problems can be located, particularly in large networks.
    • How to resolve problems quickly.
    • How to align security departments and IT operations.

    Please join us for a discussion that will prove both educational and actionable.


    Please RSVP to

    jtflynn@fkanda.net or jkossick@fkanda.net


    Sponsored by:

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