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©2018 Global Cyber Innovation Summit

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Next year’s two-day summit will include a vibrant series of keynote presentations, panel discussions, fireside chats and briefings by cyber security practitioners and thought leaders operating at the very cutting edge of the industry.

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General Michael Hayden is a retired four-star general who served as director of the Central Intelligence Agency and the National Security Agency when the course of world events was changing at a rapid rate. As head of the country’s premier intelligence agencies, he was on the frontline of global change, the war on terrorism and the growing cyber challenge. He understands the dangers, risks, and potential rewards of the political, economic, and security situations facing us. General Hayden dissects political situations in hot spots around the world, analyzing the tumultuous global environment and what it all means for Americans and America’s interests. He speaks on the delicate balance between liberty and security in intelligence work, as well the potential benefits and dangers associated with the cyber domain.


Wednesday - May 1, 2019 - The Pendry, Baltimore, MD
7:00 AM - 9:00 AM
Registration & Continental Breakfast
9:00 AM – 9:15 AM
GCIS Summit Welcome
9:15 AM – 9:45 AM
GCIS Governor's Welcome
Lawrence Joseph Hogan Jr.
The Governor of Maryland
9:45 AM – 10:20 AM
Keynote Presentation - State of the Market
Dave DeWalt
Executive Chairman of the Board, Momenutum Cyber
Former CEO – FireEye, McAfee & Documentum
Board Member, Delta Airlines
10:20 AM – 10:45 AM
Morning Networking & Refreshment Break
10:45 AM – 11:20 AM
Panel Discussion: The Four Horeseman & The Furture of Cyber Security
Dave DeWalt, Executive Chairman of the Board, Momenutum Cyber

Tom Gillis, SVP, VMware
Amit Yoran, CEO, Tenable
Wayne Jackson, CEO, Sonatype
George Kurtz, CEO, Crowdstrike (expected to confirm)  

11:20 AM – 12:00 AM
Panel Discussion: Heat Map - Where's the Innovation in the Ecosystem
Roland Cloutier, SVP and CISO at ADP

MomentumCyber Partners
Boston Millennium Partners    

12:00 AM – 1:00 PM
Networking Luncheon Reception
1:00 PM – 1:30 PM
Luncheon Keynote Presentation: Removing Bad Actors for the Global Threat Stage
Amy Hess
Executive Assistant Director of the Criminal, Cyber, Response and Services Branch, Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI)
1:30 PM – 2:00 PM
Coffee & Networking Break
2:00 PM – 3:30 PM
Innovator’s Showcase: Top Ten TED-Style Presentations From Disrupt 10
Trinity Cyber
3:30 PM – 3:50 PM
Afternoon Networking & Refreshment Break
3:50 PM – 4:40 PM
Panel Discussion: Cyber Risk: Who's Job is It Anyway?
Select Members of the GCIS Steering Committee
Fred Kneip, CEO, CyberGRX
4:40 PM – 5:20 PM
Panel Discussion: Cybersecurity in a Quantum Computing World
UC Santa Barbara
5:20 PM – 5:50 PM
Day 1 Closing Keynote Discussion: Are We Urgent Enough About AI/ML in Cybersecurity?
Shawn Turskey
Executive Director of U.S. Cyber Command
National Security Agency (NSA)
5:50 PM to 7:00 PM
Cocktail Reception
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Gala Dinner: Hosted by the State of Maryland


Thursday - May 2, 2019 - The Pendry, Baltimore, MD
7:30 AM - 8:30 AM
Continental Breakfast
8:30 AM - 9:30 AM
GCIS Opening Keynote
General Michael Hayden
Former Director of the National Security Agency (NSA)
Former Principal Deputy Director of National Intelligence
Former Director of the Central Intelligence Agency (CIA)
9:30 AM to 10:45 AM
Panel Discussion: The Government - Industry Collaboration Imperative
Ellen Nakashima, Senior Reporter, Washington Post (expected to confirm)

Tom Wilson, CISO, Southern Company
General Keith Alexander, Former Director of the NSA
Deborah Wheeler, CISO, Delta Airlines
Rob Lee, CEO and Founder, Dragos

10:45 AM - 11:15 AM
Morning Networking & Refreshment Break
11:15 AM - 11:50 AM
Fireside Chat Over the Horizon: The New Frontiers of Cyber Attacks
Guest Speakers:
Kevin Mandia, CEO, FireEye
Rob Joyce, Senior Cybersecurity Adviser, NSA
11:50 AM – 12:35 PM
Panel Discussion: CISO and the Board of Directors

Raj De, Partner, Mayer Brown
Matt Aiello, Partner & Global Cybersecurity Practice Leader, Heidrick & Struggles (invited)
Suzanne M. Vautrinot, Board Member, Wells Fargo (invited)
Susan Schwab, Independent Director, FedEx (invited)

12:35 PM - 1:45 PM
Luncheon Reception
1:15 PM to 1:45 PM
Luncheon Keynote Presentation: The World's First Cyber Ambassador
1:45 PM - 2:10 PM
Coffee Break
2:10 PM to 2:50 PM
Panel Discussion: Transitioning “Practice” to “Product”
Michael Janke, Co-Founder, DataTribe

Terry Dunlap, CEO, ReFirm Labs
Ellison Anne Williams, CEO, Enveil
Karim Hijazai, CEO, Prevailion

2:50 PM to 3:30 PM
Panel Discussion: Data Provenance - The Next Frontier
Rob Bearden, CEO, Hortonworks (invited)
Alex Stamos, Former CSO, Facebook (invited)
3:30 PM - 3:50 PM
Afternoon Networking Break
3:50 PM to 4:40 PM
Panel Discussion: Frontiers in Cloud Security
Mike Aiello, Director of Product Management for Google Cloud Platform Security, Google
Tim Eades, CEO, vArmour
4:40 PM to 5:20 PM
Closing Keynote Interview: Cyber Security: A CEO's Perspective
5:20 PM to 5:30 PM
Closing Commentary
5:30 PM to 6:30 PM
Cocktail Reception