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2017 Cybersecurity Summit; Presented by Infinity Insurance Partners

CyberSecuritySummit_210x210The Arizona Technology Council (AZTC), Arizona Commerce Authority (ACA) and Arizona Cyber Threat Response Alliance (ACTRA)/Arizona InfraGard  host the fourth annual Cybersecurity Summit on Thursday, May 4, 2017 at the Hilton Scottsdale Resort and Villas.  The event is presented by Infinity Insurance Partners


The Cybersecurity Summit is an opportunity for government and business leaders to learn about the threats, vulnerabilities and consequences related to data security and privacy matters. Join the Council for this educational summit that provides actionable solutions, as numerous AZTC and ACTRA member organizations showcase their available resources, products and services geared toward helping protect your intellectual property and customer data. There will be panel discussions, keynote speakers, sponsor expo and other exceptional presentations. To register to attend this great event click here.

Event Agenda:
8:00am – 9:00am | Registration and Sponsor Expo
9:00am – 9:45am | Keynote SpeakerAdmiral Thad Allen, Executive Vice President at Booz Allen Hamilton
9:45am – 9:55am| Breach Scenario IntroductionLeon Silver, Co-Managing Partner, GORDON & REES
9:55am – 10:45am| Panel 1 – General; How to Mount Defenses;  Ashley Gleckler, Associate at Polsinelli, PC (Moderator);  Mark Goldenberg, Security Solutions Architect, CenturyLink; Terry Barbounis, Cybersecurity Evangelist, CenturyLink; Gary Sockrider, Principal Security Technologist, Arbor Networks
10:50am – 11:40am | Panel 2 – Cybersecurity and Secure Communications Policies and Enforcement for the WorkforceSean Moshir, CEO of CellTrust Corporation (Moderator); Steve Smarsh, CEO, Smarsh; Vahid Sedghi, CRISC, MS Cybersecurity, Global Cyber Security Advisor; Jared Allen, CTO, GWAVA; John Schreiber, CEO, InfoArmor, Inc.; Robi Papp, Founder & Managing Partner, Avantgarde Partners; Frank Shirmo, Chief Technology and Information Security Practice, ITPG Secure Compliance 
11:40am – 12:40pm | Lunch & Keynote SpeakerMichael Overly, Partner, Outsourcing and Information Technology Group, Foley & Lardner LLP; CISA, CISSP, CIPP, ISSMP; Speaker; Author
12:40pm – 1:30pm | Panel 3  – Strategies for PreventionMark Brown, CEO, Advisor Armor; Susan Brienza, Shareholder, Ryley Carlock & Applewhite; Edward Vasko, President & CEO, Terra Verde Services; Neill Feather, President, SiteLock
1:35pm – 2:25pm | Panel 4 Incident Response and Notification – James Ehinger, Shareholder, Ryley Carlock & Applewhite; Reza J. Chapman, Managing Director, Accenture Health & Public Service; Danielle D. Janitch, Osborn Maledon; Caroline Lynch, Owner of Copper Hill Strategies, LLC, and former Chief Counsel of the Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, Homeland Security and Investigations, U.S. House of Representatives Judiciary Committee
2:25pm – 2:40pm | Refreshments and Bathroom Break
2:40pm – 3:20pm | Panel 5 – Cybersecurity Insurance IssuesLeon Silver, Co-Managing Partner, GORDON & REES (Moderator); Douglas Gnas – USI Insurance Services; Robert Cattanach, Esq. – Dorsey & Whitney, Minneapolis; Veda Collmer – In House Counsel/Chief Compliance Officer at WebPT; Mia Singer, Senior Corporate Counsel, ON Semiconductor
3:25pm – 4:15pm | Panel 6 – Cloud Driven Practical Legal and Operational ConsiderationsFrank J. Grimmelmann, President & CEO/Intelligence Liaison Officer, Arizona Cyber Threat Response Alliance (“ACTRA”); Jeffrey Coe, Chief Information Security Officer, ON Semiconductor; Yvette Gonzales, Senior Vice President & Chief Information Officer, CopperPoint Insurance Companies; Vaughn Hazen, Director of IT Security & Chief Information Security Officer, Freeport-McMoRan; Rick Wahl, IT Cyber Security Operations Manager, General Dynamics Mission Systems; Matt Todd, Shareholder, Polsinelli Law Firm
4:20pm – 5:00pm | Keynote Speaker – Ori Eisen, Founder & CEO, Trusona
5:00pm – 5:30pm | Closing Remarks/Networking/Sponsor Expo

The AZTC has great sponsorship opportunities for the fourth annual Cybersecurity Summit.  For more information on becoming a sponsor or speaker please e-mail

Event Sponsors:
Arizona Cyber Threat Response Alliance (ACTRA)/Arizona InfraGard – Partner Sponsor
Arizona Commerce Authority – Partner Sponsor
Infinity Insurance Partners – Presenting Sponsor
Cylance – Gold Sponsor
Ryley Carlock & Applewhite – Gold Sponsor
eSentire Inc. – Gold Sponsor
Barracuda Networks – Lunch Sponsor
CyberScout – Silver Sponsor
LogRhythm – Silver Sponsor
Trans-West Network Solutions – Silver Sponsor
Wells Fargo – Silver Sponsor
Lazarus Alliance – Silver Sponsor
SiteLock – Silver Sponsor
Omnificent Systems Inc. – Silver Sponsor
Kudelski Security – Bronze Sponsor
AccountabilIT, LLC – Bronze Sponsor
Design Pickle – Bronze Sponsor
Nuanced Media – Bronze Sponsor
KEO Marketing – Bronze Sponsor
PayPal – Bronze Sponsor
CellTrust – Registration Sponsor


Hilton Scottsdale Resort & Villas
6333 North Scottsdale Rd
Main Ballroom
Scottsdale, AZ 85250


Thursday May 4, 2017


8:00 AM - 5:30 PM


  • AZTC/ACTRA/AZ InfraGard Members | $50
  • Non AZTC/ACTRA/AZ InfraGard Members | $75


Event Sponsor

  • Infinity Insurance Partners

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