Innovation Summit 2019


2019 Agenda

June 13, 2019

7:30 AM – 8:30 AM

Registration and Continental Breakfast

8:30 AM – 5:30 PM

General Session

8:30 AM – 8:35 AM

Introductory Remarks by Summit Host

8:35 AM – 8:40 AM

Welcome Remarks
Robert D. Rodriguez, Chairman & Founder, SINET

8:40 AM – 9:20 AM

Moving Entire Legacy Systems Into the Cloud & How to Rethink Cybersecurity

Abstract:  TBA

Ed Sim, Founder & Managing Partner, BoldStart Ventures

Suzanne Frey, Vice President, Engineering, Google Cloud
Shaun Khalfan, Vice President Information Security, Freddie Mac
Joseph Klimavicz, Deputy Assistant Attorney General for IRM & Chief Information Officer, U.S. Department of Justice
Ranji Narine, Head of Cloud, RBC

Bobby Singh, CISO & Global Head of Infrastructure Services, TMX Group

9:20 AM – 10:00 AM

Security and DevOps: Can They Co-Exist

Abstract: TBA

Manish Gupta, Chief Executive Officer & Founder, ShiftLeft

Sameer Dixit, Vice President, Security Consulting, Spirent Communications
Emmet Keeffe III, Founder, Insight Partners
Pablo Martinez, Head of Cyber Operations, Fidelity Investments
W. Patrick Opet, Managing Director, Head of Technology, Cybersecurity & Technology Controls, JPMorgan Chase

10:00 AM – 10:20 AM

Keynote Address

Speaker TBA

Topic:  TBA

10:20 AM – 10:35 AM


10:35 AM – 11:15 AM

Models & Approaches Making It Difficult for the Adversaries

Abstract: TBA

Shawn Henry, President, Services Division & Chief Security Officer, Crowdstrike

BG Jennifer G. Buckner, Director of Cyber, Electronic Welfare, Information Operations, Army Pentagon
Patrick Ford,
Chief Information Security Officer, Americas Region, Schneider Electric
Pat Muoio,
Partner, Sinewave Ventures
Alex Rice,
Chief Technology Officer, HackerOne

11:15 AM – 11:55 AM

What Does the Next Generation of Security and the 2020 Investment Market Look Like?

Abstract: TBA 

Deborah Feyerick, National Correspondent, CNN

Nadia Carlsten, Ph.D., Director, Commercialization, US Department of Homeland Security S&T
Mark Hatfield, Founder & General Partner, Ten Eleven Ventures
Siddhant Trivedi,
Partner, Foundation Capital
Additional Panelist TBA

11:55 AM – 12:55 PM

SINET Connects: Networking Luncheon

Maximize this 60-minute luncheon by sitting down in an informal and intimate setting with distinguished security thought leaders and experts. Topics will focus on how solution providers can best shape their business strategies to meet the needs of the market.  To view the list of Lunch Table Hosts & their topics:

12:55 PM – 1:35 PM

Running Your Security Organization Utilizing A Cyber Defense Matrix & Sound Risk Metric Models

Abstract: TBA

Moriah Hara, CISO Advisory Board, ClearSky

Boaz Gelbord, Chief Information Security Officer, Dun & Bradstreet
Kevin Nally
, Chief Information Officer, US Secret Service
Christopher Porter, Senior VP & Chief Information Security Officer, Fannie Mae
Derek Vadala, Global Head of MIS Cyber Risk Group, Moody’s

1:35 PM – 2:15 PM

Leveraging Analytics That Increase Visibility In Order To Solve Real World Problems

Abstract: TBA

Chad Sweet, Chief Executive Officer & Co-Founder, Chertoff Group

Pete Boden, General Manager of Security Intelligence and Engineering, Microsoft
Kurt Lieber, VP & Chief Information Security Officer, Aetna
Adrian Madden, Strategic Account Director, Gurucul
David Stender, Senior VP & Chief Security Officer, M&T Bank

2:15 PM – 2:55 PM

Can Artificial Intelligence Replace Threat Intelligence and How Viable is AI Today?

Abstract: TBA

Paulo Shakarian, Ph.D., Chief Executive Officer & Co-founder & CYR3CON

James Beeson, Chief Information Security Officer, Cigna
Steven Rogers, Chief Executive Officer, Centripetal Networks
Josh Stabiner, Chief Information Security Officer, General Atlantic
Additional Panelist TBA

2:55 PM – 3:35 PM

Managing Risk in the Digital Transformation Age – From Employee Culture to the Board, Translating Cyber Security and Risk into an Operational Risk Conversation

Abstract: TBA

Anthony Dagostino, Global Head of Cyber Risk, Willis Towers Watson

Rohit Ghai, President, RSA Security
Peter Gouldmann, Enterprise Risk Officer-Cyber, US Department of State
Henry Jiang
, Chief Information Security Officer, Diligent Corporation
Michael Johnson, Senior VP & Chief Information Security Officer, Capital One
Lou Modano, Chief Information Security Officer, NASDAQ
Patricia Titus, Chief Privacy and Information Security Officer, Markel Corporation

3:35 PM – 3:50 PM


3:50 PM – 4:30 PM

M&A Trends in Cybersecurity

Abstract: TBA

Brian White, Partner, DBO Partners

Thomas Krane, Vice President, Insight Venture Partners
Conan Reidy, Senior VP, Corporate Development & Technology Alliances, Rapid7
Adam Fletcher, Chief Information Security Officer, Blackstone
Additional Panelist TBA

4:30 PM – 4:50 PM

SINET Thinks Forward



4:50 PM – 5:30 PM

Cyber Threat Intelligence Partnerships

Abstract: TBA

Robert Biestman, Private Sector Outreach/Engagement Lead, DHS Office of Intelligence & Analysis

Cynthia Cama, Assistant Vice President, Chief Security Office, AT&T
Fred Schwein, Director of Homeland Security Programs & Strategy, The Boeing Company
Additional Panelists TBA

5:30 PM

Closing Remarks

Robert Rodriguez, Chairman & Founder SINET

5:30 PM – 7:00 PM

SINET Connects: Networking Reception

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