KN2-1 Information Security: The Evolving Role of Today’s CISO

Nov 19, 2014

9:30 AM - 10:30 AM

Gary Warzala

Gary Warzala

Chief Information Security Officer (CISO)

CyberRisk LLC

The role of the CISO, has never had higher expectations, or been more in demand. Every hospital, university, municipality, public and private enterprise with sensitive assets to protect is now looking to hire a CISO to establish, or improve, their information security program.

As new CISOs enter their role for the first time, and others transition to more challenging opportunities, wisdom will be at a premium. From developing critical relationships, to building the right team, join three-time CISO, Gary Warzala as he discusses his insights, successes and failures to help guide the next generation of the security community.

Session discussion topics:

  • What are the critical skills that you must have, or develop?
  • What are the prerequisites to the Board conversation?
  • How do I set expectations with my executive team?
  • Evolving organizational capabilities that are a must.