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Security Awareness Summit

Charleston, SC | Mon, Aug 6 - Wed, Aug 15, 2018
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Summit Agenda

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Wednesday, August 8, 2018
Time Presentation Speaker
8:00am - 08:45am

Registration and Coffee

8:45am - 9:00am

Welcome, Introductions & Rules of Engagement

Lance Spitzner, Director - SANS Security Awareness

9:00am - 9:20am Networking & Introductions
9:20am - 10:00am

Keynote: The Dark Arts of Social Engineering

Jen Fox, VioPoint

10:00am - 10:20am

Open-Source Intelligence (OSINT)

10:20am - 10:40am Networking Break
10:40am - 12:10pm

Communications and Engagement Session

  • Yvonne Long, SLAIT Consulting
  • Lisa Plaggemier, CDK Global
  • Masha Sedova, Elevate Security
  • Ben Smith, RSA
12:10pm - 1:00pm Networking Luncheon
1:00pm - 3:00pm Workshop Track
  • Cheryl Conley, Lockheed Martin
  • Tonia Dudley, National Cybersecurity Society
  • Cathy Click, FedEx
3:00pm - 3:20pm Networking Break
3:20pm - 4:20pm Security Awareness Video Wars Josh Huff, Stillinger Investigations
4:20pm - 4:50pm No User Awareness Budget? No Problem

Steve Lape, Savannah River Remediation

4:50pm - 5:00pm Table Closing Discussion
5:00pm - 5:15pm Closing Remarks
Thursday, August 9, 2018
Time Presentation Speaker
8:45am - 9:00am

Day 02 Kick Off and Coordination Items

Lance Spitzner, Director - SANS Security Awareness

9:00am - 9:20am Introductions & Networking
9:20am - 9:50am

Keynote: Leveraging Your CISO

Dawn Cappelli, Rockwell Automation
9:50am - 10:20am

The Science of Security: The Psychological Impacts of Security Awareness Programs

Shayla Treadwell, Discover Financial Services
10:20am - 10:40am Networking Break
10:40am - 11:30am

Metrics Session

  • Kathi Bellotti, U.S. Venture
  • Julie Rinehart, CVS Health
11:30am - 12:00pm

Partnering With and Leveraging Threat Intel

Lauren Clark, Thomson Reuters
12:00pm - 1:00pm Networking Luncheon
1:00pm - 3:00pm Workshop
  • Scot Fackler and Matthew House, FedEx
  • Cassie Clark, Salesforce and Jessica Chang, Dropbox
3:00pm - 3:20pm Networking Break
3:20pm - 3:50pm 24 Million Reasons You Should Care About GDPR Dave Prendergast, BH Consulting
3:50pm - 4:10pm 2018 Security Awareness Report

4:10pm - 4:40pm Managing Your Security Awareness Career Janet Roberts, Zurich Insurance
4:40pm - 4:50pm Closing Table Discussions
4:50pm - 5:00pm Closing Remarks