2017 Annual WNY Conference 

 

Save the Date! 

The WNY ISACA Chapter will be hosting its annual Controls and Compliance conference on May 9th, 2017. 

Location: Hilton DoubleTree Inn (Henrietta – same as last year)

Date: Tuesday, 9 May 2017

Time: 8am – 6pm

 

Ticket sales are now LIVE!
Register at - https://isacawny-2017.eventbrite.com
 
Good news, we have held the line on pricing, and this years conference passes are the same price as last year!

Pricing:

  • Single ISACA Member: $85 each
  • Single Non-Member: $100 each
  • Groups of 2 or More: $65 each

So, bring a friend, and save!

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We are proud to announce our keynote speakers this year:

Keynote Speakers

Benjamin Wright

Practicing Attorney, and Instructor at SANS Institute

Author, “The Law of Electronic Commerce”

Chair, annual SANS “Data Breach Summit”

LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/benjamin-wright-b971285/

Benjamin Wright is an attorney in private practice. He helps others navigate the law of data compliance, including privacy, active defense, tech contracts, data protection and forensic investigations (e.g., social and mobile media). He teaches a course titled "Law of Data Security and Investigations"​ at the SANS Institute. That 5-day course is unique in the world, educating Information Security, Legal, and other professionals how to cope with security breaches, cyber-crime, online evidence, penetration testing and compliance mandates. 

www.sans.org/leg523 You can also access Mr. Wright's details and many blogs: www.benjaminwright.us

 

Deborah Snyder

NYS Deputy Chief Information Security Officer (CISO)

Co-author, “SECURE – Insights From The People Who Keep Information Safe”

“Cyber Security & Digital Risk Strategist, Innovator, Catalyst”

LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/deborah-snyder-03867911/

Deborah Snyder is an accomplished senior professional with a broad range of experience in government programs and information technology services. She has provided solid leadership and strategic partnership strengths to businesses and agencies around NY State. She has a demonstrated track record of quality in public service, and meeting business needs through people-process-technology-oriented process improvement and innovative technology solutions. She has extensive experience in program & policy development, project execution, governance, risk management and compliance, incident management, e-discovery, secure systems, digital forensics, procurement, contract management and leading organizational change.

ISACA WNY is excited to bring these two dynamic speakers to our area for this event.  Please refer to the schedule below for the details of the conference.  Across the three tracks (controls, compliance and IT security), we have an additional eleven presentations and one panel discussion.  

---------------------- Morning Sessions ----------------------   

7:45 -
8:15

Registration

8:15 -
8:30

Enhanced Continental Breakfast

8:30
-
9:30


Cybersecurity Success Through
Emotional Intelligence

Marci McCarthy

CEO and President of T.E.N.
CEO and Chairman of ISE® Talent

9:30 -
10:00

Welcome - Introduction to Tracks and Sponsors

10:00 -
10:15

Sponsor Visitation Break

Track

Control

Compliance

IT Security

10:15
-
11:15

Meaningful Security Metrics

Cynthia Harris, Xerox
Cynthia Harris, CISM, PMP, MPA, Lean Six Sigma Black Belt,
Manager, Organizational Effectiveness, Xerox


EU GDPR - New Compliance Regulation that is Changing Everything

Michael Mettenheimer
Vice President of Security and Privacy Solutions, Oracle

Breaking into Information Security

Facilitator
Marci McCarthy, ISE® Talent

- Deborah Cheek
EVP & CISO, Enterprise Compliance & Audits Cybersecurity Management
Claims Recovery Financial Services LLC

- Deborah Flynt
Global Information Security Officer
Carestream

- Mark Leary
Vice President, Chief Information Security Officer
Conduent

- Patrick Stack
CISO and IT Director, Enterprise Architecture
Eastman Kodak Company

11:15 -
11:30

Sponsor Visitation Break

11:30
-
12:30

Internal Audit’s Prudent, Brave, Not-So-New World
Charlie Steiz

DeNISTifying Cyber Regulations

Alan Winchester

Harris Beach

PCI 'In the Sky'... Running Secure Workloads in the Public Cloud
Jim Raub
EagleDream Technologies

12:30 -
1:30

Lunch

ISACA WNY ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING

 

   ------------------- Afternoon Sessions ----------------------   

 

Control

Compliance

IT Security

12:30 -
1:30

Lunch

1:30
-
2:30

Classified or Just Classy? - Kicking Ass(ets) with Data Classification

Dan Didier
GreyCastle Security 

An Introduction to Data Privacy
Brandan Keaveny, Ed.D., CIPM

Emerging Cyber Threats and Developing a Cyber-Focused Audit Strategy
Shamus McMahon, CISA, CISSP

2:30 -
2:45

Sponsor Visitation Break

2:45
-
3:45

Castles, Moats, and Alligators, Oh My!
Hank Carr
Core Security

 

DFS Department of Financial Services New Cyber Security Requirements for Insurance and Financial Institutions
Dr. Michael C. Redmond, PhD
EFPR Group

 


FULL DISCLOSURE
David Frier, Atos

 

3:45 -
4:00

Sponsor Visitation Break

4:00
-
5:00

You've Got Ransomware! Managing the
Legal Risk of Cyber Fraud

Benjamin Wright

Practicing Attorney, and Instructor at SANS Institute
Author, “The Law of Electronic Commerce”
Chair, annual SANS “Data Breach Summit”

5:00 -
5:15

Closing and Prize Drawings

5:15 -
6:00

Attendee Reception

 

For more information on the presenters and the topics they will be discussing, please refer to the associated track links below. 

Controls Track

Compliance Track

IT Security Track

 

We look forward to seeing you there!