ISE® West Schedule of Events 2013

ISE® West Private Welcome Dinner

August 5, 2013
5:30pm - 8:30pm
Morton’s The Steakhouse
400 Post St.
San Francisco, CA 94102
Joe Bennett

Joe Bennett

Sponsored by Stonesoft, this special dinner will provide a forum for candid dialogue on the industry’s most critical issues. During our dinner conversation, "Beyond Next Generation Security: Applying Cyber Offense and Defense to Protect Business," learn how your peers are addressing advanced threats from internal, external and global sources, and share your own insights on protecting your enterprise in the evolving threat landscape.

August 6, 2013

11:00am - 1:30pm: Registration

Location: Pre-function of Elizabethan Ballrooms C&D, 2nd floor

11:30 AM : ISE West Nominee Welcome Luncheon & Presentation   *Invitation Only

Location: Elizabethan B, 2nd floor

Sponsored by

  blue coat

Grant Asplund

Grant Asplund
Sr. Technology Evangelist
Blue Coat Systems

Challenges and Solutions of BYOD > Download Presentation
The growing use of smartphones and tablets along with Bring Your Own Device (BYOD) initiatives are requiring new approaches to network security and performance.

  • Untrusted devices, untrusted network connections, untrusted apps and guest WiFi are posing unique IT challenges.
  • There continues to be explosive growth in bandwidth demand driven by new users, new devices and rich video / social content and consolidated IT architectures.

Join Blue Coat and your peers to explore how other IT organizations are becoming business assurance leaders, enabling a secure and highly performing network in light of:

  • More devices
  • Explosive demand for bandwidth
  • Proliferation of rich web content like video
  • Consolidation of Enterprise IT
  • Growth of cloud applications
  • Cost of bandwidth and backhaul in some regions

1:00 PM : Welcoming Remarks and Introductions

Location: Elizabethan C&D, 2nd floor
Marci McCarthy

Marci McCarthy
CEO and President of T.E.N.
CEO and Chairman of ISE® Talent

1:15 PM : Keynote Address

Location: Elizabethan C&D, 2nd floor
Curtis Coleman

Curtis Coleman
Information Security Officer
Seagate Technology

Breakthrough Secret to Security Success – Relationships > Download Presentation
To become a highly successful security executive, the myth of the professional "Lone Ranger" must be discarded. The real path to success in your career and life is through creating an inner circle of key trusted individuals. This keynote will give you the road map to achieve the success you are looking for in your security program!

1:45 PM : Interactive Executive Roundtables

Location: Elizabethan C&D, 2nd floor

The Interactive Executive Roundtables brings together ISE® Nominees, industry leaders, invited guests, and sponsor delegates to meet each other and join in interactive discussions on key industry issues as well as share best practices.  The interactive roundtable discussions are hosted by our ISE® Judges and Nominees.

View Roundtable Topics and Guest Moderators

2:30pm - 7:00pm : Registration

Location: Prefunction C,D,E (4th floor)

2:45 PM : Break

2:55 PM : Nominee Showcase Presentation #1

Location: Elizabethan C&D, 2nd floor
Michael Dierickx

Michael Dierickx
Director Product Information Security
Panasonic Avionics Corporation

Security as a Key Business Driver in the Enterprise > Download Presentation
Michael Dierickx will share how he engaged the different stakeholders in his environment to build consensus for creating his security programs and demonstrated the importance of integrating security into the products themselves. His presentation will include the factors that aided him in securing approval and the challenges he faced along the way. Learn more about Michael’s leadership techniques and strategies that drove the innovation behind making security a mission-critical business function and now a competitive advantage for his company.

3:00 PM - 7:00 PM: Registration

Location: Pre-function of Victor’s Palace, top floor

3:15 PM: Industry Crossroads Panel Discussion

Location: Elizabethan C&D, 2nd floor

An industry cross section of ISE Alumni and leading security executives explore today’s hottest security trends and issues and the key challenges they are facing now and in the future.


Bill Boni

Bill Boni
Vice President and Corporate Information Security Officer
T-Mobile USA
ISE® North America Commercial Executive Award Finalist 2007
ISE® Central Executive Award Winner 2007


Brad Arkin

Brad Arkin
Chief Security Officer
Adobe Systems Incorporated

Vincent Campitelli

Vincent Campitelli
VP of IT Risk Management
McKesson Corporation

Grace Crickette

Grace Crickette
SVP and Chief Risk and Compliance Officer
ISE® North America Executive Award Winner 2011 - Education/Non-Profit Category

Wilson Henriquez

Wilson Henriquez
Sr. Business Leader, Global Information Security

Steven Salaets

Steven Salaets
Sr. Director, Global Security, Risk & Compliance
Rimini Street
ISE® West People's Choice Award Winner 2011

4:00 PM : Nominee Showcase Presentation #2

Location: Elizabethan C&D, 2nd floor
Jeff Trudeau

Jeff Trudeau
Information Security Officer
Sutter Health

Sutter Health Endpoint Encryption
A significant number of reportable incidents occur from lost-stolen devices. In order to mitigate risk, Sutter Health's security team took on a project to encrypt every endpoint in it's control. Considering the complexity of the organization's business environment and the substantial number of endpoints, the project's scope was more than impressive. Since the project's completion, Sutter Health has had no incidents from stolen devices. Learn why communication is vital and testing is key for successfully implementing a project of this magnitude. 

4:20 PM : Nominee Showcase Presentation #3

Location: Elizabethan C&D, 2nd floor
Aaron Weaver

Aaron Weaver
Pearson eCollege

Securing the Application Layer > Download Presentation
Aaron Weaver will share how Pearson eCollege chose a defense in depth approach to the application layer focusing on Web Application Firewall, dynamic scanning technologies, vulnerability assessments and manual penetration testing. Learn how integrating and automating application security early into the Software Development Lifecycle will enable your company to find and remediate security vulnerabilities early in the development process — thus saving your organization money, maximizing valuable resources and optimizing security best practices.

4:45 PM: Late Afternoon Break

5:00 PM : VIP Reception (invitation only)

Location: Elizabethan A & B, 2nd floor

ISE® Nominees, sponsors and special guests will have the opportunity to network in a private setting with beverages and appetizers.

6:00 PM : Sponsor Pavilion and Dinner Buffet

Location: Victor's Palace, top floor

Guests enjoy gourmet dinner while networking and meeting the sponsors.  Honoring and celebrating the award nominees for 2013, this exciting occasion will bring together top security executives to recognize the individuals who have made significant and positive impact on their organizations through exemplary performance.

7:30 PM : ISE® West Awards Gala

Location: California Alexandra Ballroom, top floor

Honoring and celebrating the ISE® West Award Nominees, this exciting occasion will bring together top security executives to recognize the individuals and the project teams who have made significant and positive impact on their organizations through exemplary performance.

9:00 PM : Champagne & Dessert Reception

Location: California Alexandra Ballroom, top floor

Enjoy champagne and dessert while celebrating the winners, nominees and project teams. Don't miss the Passport for Prizes drawing and a chance to win outstanding gifts from our ISE® sponsors.