7:15am – 8:40am

8:40am – 9:00am
Registration Opens with a Breakfast Buffet and Networking in the Sponsor Pavilion

Welcome and Opening Remarks

Mary Lou Heastings
Executive Alliance Inc.
Richard Warner 
Television and Radio Host
Summit Moderator

9:00am – 9:30am

Morning Keynote – THREAT HORIZON
Andy Ulrich
Head of Security, Americas

9:30am – 9:50am

Guiding Information Security into the Future

This interview session with top CISOs will focus on key skills needed, what will set CISOs apart, and how they plan to overcome some of the biggest challenges facing the industry in the future.

10:00am – 10:30am

Trends, Drivers and Impacts

10:30am – 11:10am

Break and Networking in the Sponsor Pavilion

11:10am – 11:30am

The Breach Anxiety in Information Security

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Duaine Styles

Chief Information Security Officer


The unknown in information security is any CISO’s worst nightmare. Despite best efforts, security breaches continue to go undetected.  This interview session, with Duaine Styles, CISO of Torchmark, will shed light on best practices as they move forward to address people, processes and technology to shore up defenses.

11:30am – 11:50am

Top of Mind

Interactive polling session with executives discussing some of their top issues of the day and how their industry peers respond. 

11:50am – 12:15pm

Looking Ahead at Industry Solutions

As the security industry continues to evolve at a torrid pace, this session will provide highlights on some of the biggest challenges and options on how to overcome the obstacles in the way of success.

12:15pm – 1:30pm

Lunch and Networking

1:30pm – 2:00pm

The Shift in Information Security

From a beginning years ago as techies, to now a savvy group of seasoned business executives, CISOs are now at the forefront of their organizations.  This session focuses on executives who are bringing in some of the latest thought leadership on problem solving.

2:00pm – 2:50pm

Breakout Executive Roundtable Discussions – Rotation #1

Breakout sessions with your peers on topics determined by attendees during registration. Attendees will have the opportunity to cover two topics.

2:50pm – 3:15pm

Afternoon Break

3:15pm – 4:30pm

Executive Roundtable Discussions – Rotation #2 with Debriefs

4:30pm – 4:45pm
Closing Remarks
4:45pm – 5:45pm
Reception and Networking with Prize Drawings