Cyber Risk Governance

Bridging the Gap Between Institutional Shareholders, Governance, Risk, Cyber Security & Legal Experts

MARCH 16, 2017


The Skytop Strategies team is dedicated to crafting thought provoking
agendas that are diverse, not only in areas of thought and experience,
but in the broad range of attending speakers.

Time Description
8:00-8:25 AM Registration & Networking Breakfast
8:25-8:30 Welcome Remarks
Christopher P. Skroupa, Founder & Chief Executive Officer, Skytop Strategies
8:30-8:40 Topic Introduction
Getting in the Game of Cyber Risk Governance

Bob Barker, Co-Founder, Chief Strategy Officer, Cybernance Corporation, Founder, Cyber Analytics Institute
8:40-9:15 Opening Panel
Cybergovernance Standards: Empowering Boards to Engage in Cyber Risk Oversight

General Don Cook, USAF (ret.), Director, USAA Federal Savings Bank, Crane Corporation, U.S. Security Associates
George Arnold, Chief Executive Officer, Tercio Solutions, former Chairman of ANSI, Vice President of Policy, ISO, NIST Director of Standards Coordination
Brian Finch, Partner, Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman LLP, Member, Homeland Security Defense and Business Council
9:15-9:55 Institutional Investor Panel
Shareholder Engagement: What Makes Institutional Investors Uneasy About Cyber Governance

Jacob Olcott, Vice President Business Development, BitSight Technologies
Ken Bertsch, Executive Director, Council of Institutional Investors
Matthew DiGiuseppe, Vice President, Stewardship & Corporate Governance, Nuveen
Lyndon Park, Head of Governance & Listing Standards, Equilibrium Stock Exchange LLC
Jake Walko, Associate, Investment Stewardship, BlackRock
9:55-10:20 Insider Risk: Detection and Prevention

Rocco Grillo, Cyber Resilience Global Leader, Stroz Friedberg, an Aon Company
10:20-10:40 Networking Break
10:40-11:15 Presentation on Legal Trends
Legal Tsunami: The Growing Body of Cases and Associated Costs

Michael W. Stocker, Partner, Labaton Sucharow
11:15-11:55 Avoiding Shareholder Action: How to Integrate All Internal Stakeholders into the Cyber Risk Governance Defense

Michael W. Stocker, Partner, Labaton Sucharow
Clete Johnson, Partner, Wilkinson, Barker, Knauer LLP
Paul Krieger, Co-Chief, Complex Frauds and Cybercrime Unit, U.S. Attorney’s Office, Southern District of New York
11:55-12:35 PM Challenges in Working with Boards: How to Help Boards with Limited Technical Understanding Make Sound Strategic Policy Decisions

Jamey Seely, Executive Vice President, General Counsel & Corporate Secretary, ION Geophysical
Justin Greenberger, Executive Audit Manager, Digital, General Electric
Jeffrey Neuman, Vice President, Deputy General Counsel and Corporate Secretary, Honeywell
Sabastian Niles, Partner, Wachtell, Lipton, Rosen & Katz
12:35-1:25 Networking Luncheon
1:25-1:50 Keynote Presentation
Everything Your CISO Wants You to Know About Cyber Security, But Is Afraid to Tell You

Ira Winkler, President, Secure Mentem, Author, Advanced Persistent Security
1:50-2:15 Goodbye to The Blame Game: Bringing The Risk Committee and Board into Incident Response Planning

Jill Abitbol, Editor, The Cybersecurity Law Report
James Trainor, Senior Vice President, Aon Risk Solutions
2:15-2:25 Topic Introduction
How Cognition Became a Weapon: The Evolution of Next Generation Tools Designed to Respond to Cyber Risks

James Bone, President, Global Compliance Associates, LLC
2:25-3:05 The Business of Cyber Security: How Innovations in Technology and the Human Factor Integrate Cyber Defense into Business Value

James Bone, President, Global Compliance Associates, LLC
Michael Madon, Chief Executive Officer, Ataata
Michael Stawasz, Deputy Chief, Computer Crime, U.S. Department of Justice, Criminal Division
3:05-3:30 Cyber Risk: Cyber Strategies and Risk Management
Ariel Evans, Chief Executive Officer, Innosec
3:30–3:50 Networking Break
3:50-4:20 Navigating the Unique Ethical Issues in Cyber Breach and Ransomware Matters: What Boards and Generals Counsel Should Know about Fiduciary Responsibility

James Pastore, Former Assistant United States Attorney, Criminal Division of the U.S. Attorney’s Office, Southern District of New York, Partner, Debevoise & Plimpton
Andy Obuchowski, Vice President, Charles River Associates
4:20-5:00 The Importance of a Cyber Risk Governance Framework: The Latest in Modeling Designed to Secure Buy-In of Management Across The Enterprise

Matt Kelly, Editor & Chief Executive Officer,
David Cass, ‎Chief Information Security Officer, Cloud SaaS Operational Services, IBM
Mark Clancy, Founder, Cyber Risk Research
Joshua Douglas, Chief Strategy Officer, Raytheon Foreground Security
Gene Fredriksen, Chief Information Security Officer, PSCU & Appointee, Global Forum to Advance Cyber Resilience
5:00-5:45 Closing Keynote
Public-Private Partnerships: Countering the Cyber Security Threat

David Laufman, Chief, Counterintelligence and Export Control Section, National Security Division, U.S. Department of Justice
5:45 Conference Wrap-Up
Networking Reception Begins