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Leading Change for CISOs

  • Wednesday, July 03, 2019 at 10:30 AM EDT (2019-07-03 14:30:00 UTC)
  • Lance Spitzner


  • Cisco Systems Inc.

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Cybersecurity is no longer just about technology it is ultimately about organizational change. Organizational change is not only how people think about security but what they prioritize and how they act, from the Board of Directors on down. Learn how to become a far more effective CISO by leveraging the principles of change management and embed security at an organizational level. Key things you will learn include

  • What is culture, Change Management and how it impacts security
  • Two difference Change Management models and how to apply them to security
  • Most common mistakes organizations make
  • Learn why emotion often trumps numbers / statistics, and how to leverage that to your advantage.

Speaker Bio

Lance Spitzner

Lance Spitzner has over 20 years of security experience in cyber threat research, awareness and training. He invented the concept of honeynets, founded the Honeynet Project and published three security books. Lance has worked and consulted in over 25 countries and helped over 350 organizations plan, maintain and measure their security awareness programs. In addition, Lance is a member of the Board of Directors for the National Cyber Security Alliance, frequent presenter, serial tweeter (@lspitzner) and works on numerous community security projects. Before working in information security, Mr. Spitzner served as an armor officer in the Army's Rapid Deployment Force and earned his MBA from the University of Illinois.

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