“Bridging the Gap for Cybersecurity Resilience”

Hear what are the most pressing challenges to the cybersecurity of critical infrastructure. Learn how governments and industry can better protect critical infrastructure, from a pre-eminent global authority, who has advised the G20.

Learn how the pandemic produced a new “Wild West” of cybercrime, cybersecurity and technological innovation. What is this new cyber “normal”? What does the future hold for us? By a global thought leader who is known for predicting cyber trends.

Learn about the deep difference security awareness tools can make to strengthen the resilience of your first line of defense, your employees and human fire wall. From the CISO of a leading global Financial Institution software and services provider.

November 18, 2021

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Chuck Brooks
Adjunct Professor Georgetown University, Washington DC & President Brooks Consulting Company

Chuck Brooks is a globally recognized thought leader and evangelist for Cybersecurity & Emerging Technologies. Named by the CISO Platform & Security Summit as “one of the Best of the World in Security 2021", by IFSEC as the “#2 Global Cybersecurity Influencer” in 2018, as one of “The Top 5 Tech People to Follow on LinkedIn” & by Thompson Reuters as a “Top 50 Global Influencer in Risk, Compliance.” Chuck is a Cybersecurity Expert for “The Network” at the Washington Post, Visiting Editor at Homeland Security Today and a Contributor to FORBES.

Christian Ulmer
Global Chief Information Security Officer, Avaloq, Switzerland, an NEC Company

Christian has over 20 years experience working in senior roles in IT and Security with UBS and Credit Suisse and is a GCA Symposium Member.

Tyler Cohen Wood
Founder & CEO MyConnectedHealth, USA & GCA's Board Member responsible for Cybersecurity

Tyler is a globally recognized cybersecurity authority with over 20 years of highly technical experience. She was named Cybersecurity Woman of the Year Finalist 2021 and a Top 10 Cybersecurity keynote speaker in 2021 by Onalytica. Cybercrime magazine listed Tyler as a Top 30 Cybersecurity Expert to follow in 2021. She is a former US Defense Intelligence Agency Deputy Division Chief of Cyber & Director of the Cyber Risk Management group of AT&T.

Tom O'Brien
Head of Security, Risk, Health & Safety and Compliance at Interxion Switzerland

Tom O'Brien has 20 years experience in physical security and law enforcement.

Martin Tang
Chairman Global Cybersecurity Association, Moderator