Recognized as one of the area's best events for IT decision-makers.

*Earn 7 CPE credits for attending Oct. 8th & 9th!

How is the ever-evolving threat landscape impacting your current security efforts? Find out at Information Security Decisions…

It goes without saying; current information security demands go far beyond keeping outsiders out and insiders in. Today’s security landscape – with its revolving door of technologies like the cloud, mobile devices and enterprise applications – presents an entirely new set of challenges that information security practitioners face on the frontline.

By attending this year's Information Security Decisions Conference, you’ll take the first (and most important) step in preparing your organization’s security efforts to confront these latest security challenges. You’ll not only engage with over 200 of your peers from the Boston-area, but will also hear from some of the industry’s foremost independent experts, analysts, and several of the top security vendors to hear timely and relevant advice for meeting your top-of-mind security initiatives.

Submit your application today to secure one of the FREE delegate passes!

The 2013 program agenda is a one-two knockout punch

Information Security Decisions combines multi-track content with innovative vendor showcases and interactive sessions, resulting in a jam-packed agenda of expert content and quality networking time over two days. Expect 8+ sessions presented by the best and most knowledgeable experts in the security field today, in addition to hours of networking time and product demonstrations from our event sponsors.

Now - more than ever - the free, vendor-neutral training we offer at Information Security Decisions is of critical importance. You and your organization can’t afford you to fall behind – Information Security Decisions is rated one of the area's top security events to get field-tested strategies and independent advice for avoiding unforeseen problems, simplifying complex security processes, and getting things done faster, safer, and under-budget.

Register Today!

Admission is FREE for qualified security and networking pros, but seating is limited. To reserve your seat, call our Delegate Recruitment Manager Jen Tobin at (617) 431-9722 or complete our quick online application form.

Dates and locations

Tuesday, October 8th - Wednesday, October 9th
Boston Marriott Copley Place
Boston, MA

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Register today by calling Jen Tobin at (617) 431-9722 or completing our quick online registration form.

Complimentary admission is granted on a first-come, first-serve basis and attendance is limited to ensure an effective learning experience, abundant peer-networking opportunities and access to our expert presenter. Apply today to ensure your seat is saved in advance!

To learn more about available sponsorship opportunities please contact Peter Larkin (PLarkin@techtarget.com), Associate Publisher, Security Media Group, at 1-617-431-9412.

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Attending Information Security Decisions is like money in your pocket. Your organization wins and you win. With FREE registration, access to today's top independent experts, and reps from leading tech vendors - we'll save you time, money and countless headaches. Download the Justification Letter today!

 


Agenda

Tuesday, Oct. 8

4:00 PM - 4:30 PM

Registration

4:30 PM - 5:30 PM

Traffic Interception and Remote Mobile Phone Cloning with a Compromised CDMA Femtocell
Presented by Tom Ritter, Principal Security Engineer, iSEC Partners
Session in detail

5:30 PM - 7:00 PM

Case Study Panel: Real-World Problems Meet Credible Solutions
Moderated by Robert Richardson, Editorial Director Security Media Group
Session in detail

  • Case Study #1: To BYOD or not to BYOD?
    Presented by Ernesto Digiambattista, Chief Technology & Security Officer, Sentinel Benefits & Financial Group
    Session in detail

  • Case Study #2: DLP, Redone Right
    Presented by: Edward Gardner, Director, Infrastructure and Operations, Homesite Insurance
    Session in detail

  • Case Study #3: Who's Watching the Watcher
    Presented by: William Lewis, Director of Information Technology, State Garden, Inc.
    Session in detail

  • Case Study #4: An Identity and Access Management Odyssey
    Presented by: John R. Schramm, VP of Global Information Risk Management and Chief Information Risk Officer (CIRO)
    Session in detail

7:00 PM - 7:45 PM

Q&A with Today's Experts, Cocktails & Networking

Wednesday, Oct. 9

8:00 AM - 8:50 AM

Registration and Welcome Refreshments

8:50 AM - 9:00 AM

Welcome Address

Presented by Robert Richardson, Editorial Director Security Media Group, TechTarget

9:00 AM - 10:00 AM

Executive Keynote Address: Managing for Sanity
Presented by Anne Kuhns, Information Security Professional, Former CISO for The Walt Disney Company
Session in detail

10:00 AM - 10:30 AM

How to Secure Access to the Cloud
Presented by Robert Craig, Senior Product Marketing Manager, McAfee

10:30-11:00 AM

Morning Networking and Refreshment Break
This is your a key opportunity to connect with leading technology providers about the latest innovations as well as network with hundreds of your industry peers.

11:00 AM - 11:45 AM

Pragmatic Cloud Security
Presented by Rich Mogull, Analyst & CEO, Securosis
Session in detail

It's Finally Time to Love SIEM
Presented by Karen Scarfone, Principal Consultant, Scarfone Cybersecurity
Session in detail

11:45 AM - 12:15 PM

Sponsor Spotlight
Get the inside scoop on the latest and greatest security products, and learn how top solution providers can help solve your most daunting challenges - all in 10-minute, rapid-fire presentations.

12:15 PM - 1:30 PM

Exhibit Hall Lunch

1:30 PM - 2:15 PM

Going Beyond Mobile Device Management - Leveraging NAC for Mobile Devices
Presented by G. Mark Hardy, Founder and President, National Security Corporation
Session in detail

The Truth About Enterprise Mobile Security Products
Presented by Jack Madden, Editor, BrianMadden.com and SearchVirtualDesktop.com
Session in detail

2:15 PM - 2:25 PM

Move to Breakout Rooms

2:25 PM - 3:10 PM

Data Security for Cloud Computing
Presented by Rich Mogull, Analyst & CEO, Securosis
Session in detail

 

What's Supposed to Happen at the Endpoint NOW?
Presented by Karen Scarfone, Principal Consultant, Scarfone Cybersecurity
Session in detail

3:10-3:15 PM

Move to Main Ballroom

3:15-4:15 PM

Closing Executive Keynote: When Business Processes Fly the Coop
Presented by G. Mark Hardy, Founder and President, National Security Corporation
Session in detail

Conference speakers

Keynote Speakers

 

Bio

Anne Kuhns
Information Security Professional, Former CISO for The Walt Disney Company

Bio

G. Mark Hardy
Founder and President, National Security Corporation

 

Featured Speakers

 

Bio

John R. Schramm
VP of Global Information Risk Management and Chief Information Risk Officer (CIRO), Manulife Financial

Bio

William Lewis
Director of Information Technology,
State Garden, Inc.

Bio

Tom Ritter
Principal Security Engineer,
iSEC Partners

Bio

Ernesto DiGiambattista
Chief Technology & Security Officer, Sentinel Benefits & Financial Group

Bio

Edward Gardner
Director, Infrastructure and Security Operations, Homesite Insurance

Bio

Jack Madden
Editor, BrianMadden.com and SearchVirtualDesktop.com

Bio

Rich Mogull
Analyst & CEO, Securosis

Bio

Karen Scarfone
Principal Consultant, Scarfone Cybersecurity

 

Sponsors

Event Sponsor

     

Gold Sponsors

     

Silver Sponsors

   

Media partners

Search Security

Information Security

Search Cloud Security

Search Midmarket Security

Search Financial Security

Giveaway

All attendees will be entered to win our Summit giveaway: An Amazon Kindle Fire!

Win an Amazon Kindle

All CISSPs/SSCPs will be elligible to receive up to 5 CPE credits for attending.

TechTarget Contact

For questions about your registration or the event agenda please contact:

Jen Tobin
jtobin@techtarget.com
Tel: (617) 431-9722

To learn more about available sponsorship opportunities please contact:

Peter Larkin
Associate Publisher, Security Media Group
plarkin@techtarget.com,
1-617-431-9412.