2017 EVENT HIGHLIGHTS - SECURING WORKLOADS ON AWS
The Cloud Security Summit is part of a regional series designed for IT and Security Professionals. Attendees enjoyed an afternoon packed with sessions, case-studies, and more; where they walked away with best practices and tools for securing cloud-based apps.
Event Highlights Included:
- Learning how to protect your web apps from evolving and sophisticated threats
- Getting a rundown of the AWS Shared Security Responsibility Model
- Learning how other organizations approach cloud security
- Getting insight from stories of real attacks from our SOC experts
- Networking with your security peers at a free lunch
Michael DanielCybersecurity Expert to President Barack Obama & President of Cyber Threat Alliance
Michael Daniel draws from his post at the highest echelon of government to sound the alarm on a key the global security threats of the 21st century, revealing the necessary steps for managing your organization’s cyber risk.
From the attack on Sony Pictures Entertainment to the intrusion into the Office of Personnel Management and the Russian efforts to meddle in the U.S. electoral process, Michael Daniel has maintained a pivotal role leading the government’s response to the most prominent cyber incidents of our time. As cybersecurity coordinator to President Barack Obama, Michael led the nation’s cybersecurity strategy and policy efforts from 2012 to 2016.
Widely recognized as one of the world’s top cybersecurity experts, Michael specializes in managing cyber risk to critical infrastructure systems, such as financial services assets, electronic medical records and industrial control systems.
With proven strategies for identifying and alleviating threats, and responding to cyber incidents, Michael unveils key insights for safeguarding assets in an era of precarious digital disruption and connectivity. As attacks increase in sophistication and hackers prove more brazen each day, Michael’s authoritative outlook on the global security landscape and applicable action plans help business leaders avoid becoming the next breaking cyber news story.
James BrownVP, Technology Solutions Group, Alert Logic
James has been working in Cloud Computing for five years, holding senior technical, business and product team roles at both AWS and Microsoft, prior to joining Alert Logic in 2014.
Patrick ShumateSolutions Architect, Amazon Web Services
Before Patrick’s current role at AWS, he brought his expertise to Comcast Cable, RSA’s Consumer Solutions division, and US Government Agencies. Some of his projects included RSA eFraudNetwork, GoID and developing and deploying the next generation of content delivery at Comcast.
Collin HachwiDirector, IT and Cloud Operations, Telarix
Collin is an IT jack-of-all-trades with 15+ years of experience. In his role at Telarix, he manages all daily IT operations for customer-facing and internal production, as well as the development and testing of environments across AWS, CoLo, private cloud, and on-premises infrastructure.
Paul FletcherCyber Security Evangelist, Alert Logic
Paul has over 20 years of experience in IT and security. Prior to joining Alert Logic, Fletcher advised executive level leadership in the energy, retail, and financial sectors regarding emerging security threats and mitigation strategies. Additionally, he has worked with Fortune 50 organizations, the Department of Defense, and critical infrastructure organizations to implement risk management plans and security solution designs.
Stephen CotyChief Security Evangelist, Alert Logic
Stephen Coty has been in the IT field since 1993 with a focus on Security as of 1999 where he started as a penetration tester and auditor. Research has been his primary focus since 2007.
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