2023 Cybersecurity Summit, Presented by the Arizona Commerce Authority, ACTRA and the Arizona Technology Council


The Arizona Technology Council, Arizona Commerce Authority and Arizona Cyber Threat Response Alliance (ACTRA) are excited to host the tenth annual Cybersecurity Summit on Thursday, May 11, 2023.


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The Cybersecurity Summit provides an opportunity for government and business leaders to learn about the threats, vulnerabilities and consequences related to data security and privacy matters. Join these great Arizona organizations 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, a keynote speaker, sponsors and other exceptional presentations. 


Event Agenda:

10:45 AM | Registration/Lunch/Networking/Visit Exhibitors

11:30 AM | Opening Remarks & Brief Vendor Pitches

11:50 AM | Panel Discussion | Proven Lessons for Addressing Today’s Threat Landscape

Panel Participants:

  • Jeffrey Coe, Former CISO, onsemi
  • Wayne Johnson, CEO, Stellar Technologies
  • Andy Jordan, CISSP, CISM, CEO, New Genesis Solutions
  • Rob Lloyd, Deputy City Manager, City of San José
  • Frank Limardo, Head of Information Security, Nikola Corporation
  • Tim West, Director, Cybersecurity CISM, CISSP, CEH, CopperPoint Insurance Companies
  • Moderator: Frank J Grimmelmann, President & CEO, Arizona Cyber Threat Response Alliance (ACTRA)

12:40 PM | Keynote | Global Threat and Trends Impacting the Nation

1:05 PM | Spotlight Power Presentation | A Look at Web3 Strategies for Solving the Problems of Responsible Disclosure and SBOM

  • Mike Manrod, CISO, Grand Canyon Education/Grand Canyon University

1:20 PM | Spotlight Interview | Cyber Reporting Rules Highlights & the 118th Congress

1:45 PM | Refreshment Break/Visit Exhibitors

2:00PM | Spotlight Power Presentation | The Fall of Ransomware….Not!

  • Brian Grayek, Director of Information & Cybersecurity, REDW

2:15PM | Afternoon Keynote | Cyber Insurance: Adversary or Ally

  • Mario Paez, National Cyber Risk Leader, Marsh McLennan Agency, LLC

2:40 PM | Presenting Sponsor Presentation | ‘DiY’ Approach to Cyber for Small and Mid-sized Companies – Resources, Considerations and Lessons Learned

3:10 PM | Spotlight Power Presentation | Cybersecurity in Underwriting Cyber Risk & Active Insurance

  • Ryan Gregory, Security Support Center Lead, Coalition, Inc.

3:25 PM | Closing remarks/Networking

3:30 PM | Event Ends


Call for sponsors!

Please contact us at [email protected] for more information on becoming a sponsor of this event. 





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1300 N. College Ave.
Tempe , AZ 85288


Arizona Heritage Center


May 11, 2023


10:45 AM - 3:30 PM


AZTC Member/ACTRA Member | $35 Non AZTC/ACTRA Member | $50