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Strategic Elements for a Next Gen SOC: A Leader’s Perspective

  • Monday, September 28, 2020 at 3:30 PM EDT (2020-09-28 19:30:00 UTC)
  • Cory A. Mazzola

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Learn and discuss key elements underpinning program development and optimization for a next generation Security Operations Center (SOC). We'll review several key tenets and program components including the formulation of sound corporate strategies, organizational engagement practices and management approaches.  Additionally, we'll discuss several key technological, programmatic and human capital factors that are essential for driving the program forward and setting the stage for SOC success!  

Speaker Bio

Cory A. Mazzola

Mr. Mazzola is an accomplished security executive with over twenty years of experience building global cyber security operations centers, managing enterprise risk management programs and leading distributed cross-functional teams. Most recently, he ran Cybersecurity Operations for a global Fortune 500 firm overseeing Security Operations Center (SOC) management, Incident Response, Threat Intelligence, Digital Forensics, eDiscovery, Data Loss Prevention, Investigations, Cyber Analytics and Engineering.  He's an Executive Fellow with the Tuck School of Business at Dartmouth College and School of Management at SDA Bocconi in Milan. He's also served as Co-Chairman of the Gaming & Hospitality Cyber Alliance (GHCA), Retail and Hospitality Information Sharing and Analysis Center (RH-ISAC) and worked in several leadership roles with industry-leading organizations including the U.S. Air Force, IBM, Verizon, General Dynamics, Computer Sciences Corporation, FireEye / Mandiant, U.S. Department of Homeland Security, Amgen, University of Maryland and the Royal Bank of Canada. Additionally, he's served as a Professor with the University of Maryland, Instructor at Amgen University and Senior Advisor for the Cyber Education Project (CEP). He holds a Master of Science in Information Assurance, Bachelor of Science in Information Systems Management and several leading industry certifications - GIAC/GPEN, CISSP, C|CISO, MCSE, etc. 

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