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

Bryce Austin

chief information security manager, and former program manager and technology lead for Target during the November 2013 breach, TCE Strategy

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

Matthew Braverman

Supervisory Special Agent, Washington Field Office, FBI

Joseph Burton

Managing Partner, Duane Morris LLP

John Buzzard

Account Executive & Fraud Expert, CO-OP Financial Services

Christopher Carr

Attorney General, State of Georgia

Joseph Carson

Chief Security Scientist, Thycotic

Steve Chabinsky

global chair, privacy and cybersecurity, White & Case; Commissioner, President's Commission on Enhancing National Cybersecurity; Fmr deputy assistant director/cyber, FBI

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

Ben Chung

CISO, NTT Communications ICT Solutions

Art Coviello

former CEO, RSA Security; Venture Partner, Rally Ventures

Michael Daniel

President, Cyber Threat Alliance, and former cybersecurity coordinator and special assistant to the president, White House

Sudeep Das

Principal Consultant, RSA,

Brijesh Datta

CISO, Reliance Jio

Denyette DePierro

VP & Senior Counsel - Center for Payments & Cybersecurity, American Bankers Association

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)

Nicole Eagan

CEO, Darktrace

Kevin Flynn

Director of Products, Skybox

Edward Ganom

CISO, The Commercial Bank

Akshay Garkel

Director, Enterprise Risk Services, Deloitte India

Liz Garner

Vice President, Merchant Advisory Group

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

Patrick Gunning

Partner, King & Wood Mallesons

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

Chad Hunt

supervisory special agent, computer intrusion squad, FBI, Atlanta Division

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

Information Technology Director, Boeing

Doug Johnson

SVP & Chief Advisor, Payments & Cybersecurity Policy, American Bankers Association

Gigi Joseph


Tom Kellermann

Chief Executive Officer/Partner, Strategic 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

Mayra Koury

VP, Central Operations, Tech Credit Union

Jay Kramer

Supervisory Special Agent, Cyber Division, Federal Bureau of Investigation

S. V. Sunder Krishnan

Executive Vice President & Chief Risk Officer, Reliance Life Insurance Company

Kay Lam-McLeod

Principal, Idealaw

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

Jeanette Manfra

Deputy Undersecretary of Cybersecurity (acting), U.S. Department of Homeland Security

Ravikiran Mankikar


Phil Marshall

Chief Research Officer - Tolaga Research

Deven McGraw

Deputy Director - Health Information Privacy, Department of Health and Human Services' Office for Civil Rights

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

Ed O'Neill

assistant vice president, Secure Payments Leadership Team, Federal Reserve

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 Officer 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

Maria Ramirez

Head Deputy, Cyber Crime Division, Los Angeles County District Attorney's Office

Sameer Ratolikar


Margaret Reid

senior vice president of risk services, 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, Maharashtra Police, 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

Mike Spanbauer

VP, Strategy, NSS Labs

Matthew Speare

Executive Vice President & Enterprise CIO, Regions Bank

Shivakumar Sriraman

Chief Risk Officer-India & South Asia, VISA

Venkatesh Subramaniam

Global Chief Information Security Officer, Ocwen Financial Solutions, 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

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

James Van Dyke

CEO and Founder, Futurion, and former CEO, Javelin Strategy & Research

Randy Vanderhoof

director, US Payments 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

Seth Walters

senior research scientist, Georgia Tech Research Institute

Gregory Wilshusen

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

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

Ian Yip

director of cybersecurity, Ernst & Young

Mitch Zahler

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

Rob Zerby

VP and Financial Crimes Manager, Fraud and Anti-Bribery & Corruption Programs, Community Banking Risk Management, Wells Fargo Financial Crimes Risk Management

Kim Zetter

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

Michael Zweiback

Partner, Alston & Bird