Based on decades of experience, content for ISMG’s Summit series is crafted by the foremost experts in information security and risk management.

Sanjay Kalra


Tom Field

Vice President - Editorial, ISMG

Michael D’Agostino

General Manager, ISMG

Howard Anderson

News Editor, ISMG

David Elichman

Director of Marketing & Communications, ISMG

Tracy Kitten

Executive Editor, BankInfoSecurity & CUInfoSecurity

Mathew J. Schwartz

Executive Editor, DataBreachToday & Europe

Eric Chabrow

Executive Editor, GovInfoSecurity & InfoRiskToday; Host & Producer, ISMG Security Report

Marianne Kolbasuk McGee

Executive Editor, HealthcareInfoSecurity

Geetha Nandikotkur

Managing Editor, Asia & the Middle East, ISMG

Jeremy Kirk

Managing Editor, Security and Technology

Varun Haran

Associate Editor, ISMG

Event Speakers

Brian Engle

Executive Director, Retail Cyber Intelligence Sharing Center (R-CISC)

Jamil Farshchi

CISO, Home Depot

Lee Kim

Director of Privacy and Security, HIMSS

Malcolm Palmore

Assistant Special Agent in Charge, FBI San Francisco Cyber Division

Randy Trzeciak

Insider Threat Research Team Technical Lead, CERT

Faraz Ahmed

CISO, Morgan Stanley

Hussam Al-Abed

Senior Advisor, Limitless Consultancies and Training (LCT) - Abu Dhabi

Jennings Aske

CISO, New York Presbyterian

Ahmed Baig

Senior Director - Corporate Strategy, Risk & Excellence, Smartworld (Dubai Government Entity)

Dinesh Bareja

Principal Advisor, Pyramid Cyber Security & Forensics, Dubai & India

Richard Bortnick

Senior Counsel, Traub Lieberman Straus & Shrewsberry LLP, Traub Lieberman Straus & Shrewsberry, LLP

Paul Bowen

Principal Security Technologist, Arbor Networks

Joseph Burton

Managing Partner, Duane Morris LLP

Christopher Carr

Attorney General, State of Georgia

Joseph Carson

Cyber Evangelist, Product Marketing and Global Strategic Alliances, Thycotic

Elvis Chan

Supervisory Special Agent, San Francisco Division, FBI

J A Chowdary

Special Chief Secretary, & IT Advisor to the Chief Minister, Govt. of Andhra Pradesh

Michael Christodoulides

VP, Payment Security and Fraud Product Team, Barclaycard

Art Coviello

former CEO, RSA Security; Venture Partner, Rally Ventures

Sudeep Das

Principal Consultant, RSA,

Brijesh Datta

CISO, Reliance Jio

Benjamin Dean

President, Iconoclast Tech; Fmr Fellow for Cyber Security and Internet Governance, Columbia SIPA

Uday Deshpande

Chief Information Security Officer, TATA Motors

Raviraj Doshi

CTO, Smokescreen Technologies

Pavan Duggal

Advocate, Supreme Court of India

Steve Durbin

Managing Director, Information Security Forum (ISF)

Cris Ewell

CISO, Seattle Children's Hospital

Kevin Flynn

Dir, Worldwide Product Marketing, Skybox Security

Edward Ganom

CISO, The Commercial Bank

Akshay Garkel

Director, Enterprise Risk Services, Deloitte India

Mark Gelhardt

AVP, Cyber Risk Remediation at US Bank/Elavon

Mannan Godil

CISO, Edelweiss

Jeremy Grant

former Sr. Executive Advisor NIST; Managing Director, The Chertoff Group

Ruud Grotens

Principal Consultant, Financial Crime Risk Management, Fiserv

Jassim Haji

Director Information Technology and Information Security, Gulf Air

Jim Harvey

Technology and Privacy Group, co-chairs the firm's Privacy & Security Task Force, Alston & Bird

Gordon Hughes

Director and Lawyer - Designs & Copyright, Commercialisation, Litigation & Dispute Resolution, Davies Collison Cave

Richard T. Jacobs

Assistant Special Agent in-Charge, Cyber Branch, FBI-NY

Ankur Jain

Director-IT & CISO, PayU

Apurva Jain

Cyber Security Account Executive, Darktrace

Ashutosh Jain

Chief Information Security Officer, Axis Bank

Gord Jamieson

Head - Canada Risk Services & North America Acquirer Risk Services, Visa

Brian Jeffords

Director of Identity Management & Cybersecurity Services, Boeing

Gigi Joseph


Tom Kellermann

Chief Executive Officer/Partner, Cyber Ventures

Reshmi Khurana

Managing Director India & South Asia, Kroll Advisory

Nathan Kitchens

Assistant United States Attorney in the Computer Hacking and Intellectual Property Unit, Department of Justice

Andrew Koh

Deputy Chief Manager, Risk Management, China Construction Bank, Singapore

Sunder Krishnan

Executive Vice President & Chief Risk Officer, Reliance Life Insurance

David Lott

Payments Risk Expert, Retail Payments Risk Forum, Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta

Jimmy Lummis

Associate Director of Cyber Security, Georgia Institute of Technology

Ravikiran Mankikar


Phil Marshall

Chief Research Officer - Tolaga Research

Harshal Mehta

Regional Information Security Officer, Carlson Wagonlit Travels

Paolo Miranda

Membership Director, (ISC)2 Singapore

K. K. Mookhey

Founder, NII Consulting

Alex Mosher

Vice President of Security Strategy, CA Technologies

Michael Mudd

MHKCS, Managing Partner, Asia Policy Partners LLC

Sheikh Nawaz

Head- Cyber Security Consulting, KPMG - UAE

Narayan Neelakantan

Head - IT Risk and Compliance & Chief Information Security Officer, NSE

William Ng

Supervisory Special Agent, Cyber Crime, San Francisco Division, FBI

Pierre Noel

Enterprise Chief Security & Privacy Officer, Huawei

Richard Parry

Principal, Parry Advisory; former Risk Management Executive, JPMorgan Chase

Samir Pawaskar

Head - Cyber Security Policy & Standards, Ministry of Information & Communications Technology, Qatar

Kim Peretti

Partner, Alston & Bird

Christopher Pierson

Chief Security Office and General Counsel, Viewpost

David Pollino

Deputy Chief Security Officer, Bank of the West

Pravin Rajpal

Founder - InnovatioNext and Innovation Coach to Fortune 500 Companies,

Vishak Raman

Senior Regional Director-India & SAARC, FireEye

Uma Ramani

Director ISG, IDFC

Dr. A.S. Ramasastri

Director, IDRBT

Sundar Ramaswamy

Partner, KPMG

Sameer Ratolikar


Margaret Reid

Sr. Vice President, Visa

Philip Reitinger

President & CEO, Global Cyber Alliance; former Deputy Undersecretary for Cybersecurity, Department of Homeland Security; former CISO, Sony

Kevin Rosen

Partner, Shutts & Bowen LLP

Ron Ross

Fellow, National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST)

Randy Sabett

Vice Chair, Privacy & Data Protection Practice Group, Cooley LLP

Ari Schwartz

Managing Director of Cybersecurity Services, Venable

Adam Sedgewick

Senior Advisor, Information Technology Laboratory, National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST)

Rizwan Shaikh

Founder & CTO, Pristine InfoSolutions

Amit Sharma

Additional Director, Office of Scientific Advisor to Defence Minister, Ministry of Defence

Brijesh Singh

Special Inspector General of Police, Cyber and PAW, Government of Maharashtra, Maharashtra State

Manish Sinha

Senior Consultant, Arbor Networks

Ken Soh

CIO, CISO & Director e-Strategies, BH Global Corporation Ltd.

Dhruv Soi

Chairman, OWASP and Founder, Torrid Networks

Lisa Sotto

Managing Partner, Chair of Global Privacy and Cybersecurity Practice, Hunton & Williams

Matthew Speare

Executive Vice President & Enterprise CIO, Regions Bank

Shivakumar Sriraman

Chief Risk Officer-India & South Asia, VISA

Venkatesh Subramaniam

Group CISO, Ocwen Financial Corp

Dave Summitt

Director of Cybersecurity Operations, H. Lee Moffitt Cancer Center and Research Institute

K Suresh

Vice President IT, Tata AIG General Insurance Company

Julie Talbot-Hubbard

SVP, Head of InfoSec Operations, SunTrust Bank

Steve Tan

Partner & Deputy Head-Technology, Rajah & Tann Singapore LLP

Steven Teppler

Electronic Discovery and Technology Litigation Lawyer, Abbott Law Group

Rajesh Thapar

CISO, Yes Bank

Michael Theis

Chief Counterintelligence Expert, Carnegie Mellon University CERT Insider Threat Center

Randy Vanderhoof

Director, EMV Migration Forum

Sunil Varkey

CISO, Wipro

Balaji Venketeshwar

Executive Director - Cybersecurity Engineering, PwC

Robert Villanueva

Executive Vice President, Q6 Cyber and Founder of the Cyber Threat Intelligence Division of the US Secret Service

Dr. Amirudin Wahab

Chief Executive Officer, CyberSecurity Malaysia

Gregory Wilshusen

Director, Information Security Issues, U.S. Government Accountability Office

Steve Wilson

VP and Principal Analys, Constellation Research

Vikas Singh Yadav

Ministry of Defence, Government of India

Pauline Yam

Head of Transition & Steering Office, Deutsche Bank

Yum Shoen Yih

Deputy Director, Government Cybersecurity Consultancy of the Critical Information Infrastructure Division, Cyber Security Agency of Singapore

Mitch Zahler

CISO, Proactive Cyber Security; former SVP - Cybersecurity, HSBC

Kim Zetter

Author, Countdown to Zero Day: Stuxnet and the Launch of the World's First Digital Weapon,

Michael Zweiback

Partner, Alston & Bird