May 30 2013
7:30 AM - 10:00 AM
Rivers Club, Pittsburgh, PA

Get up to speed on the latest information security trends with Alan Levin, Chief Information Security Officer for Alcoa; John Houston, Vice President, Privacy and Information Security for UPMC; Holly Ridgeway, CISO Enterprise Systems for PNC; Joe Wynn, Information Security Director for EDMC; and John Adamczak, VP of Information Security at Federated Investors. Maria Vello from the National Cyber Forensics Training Alliance (NCFTA) will kick off the event by providing a global overview of the current and emerging threats facing the business and law enforcement communities.

The panel of local information security leaders will be moderated by John Hudson, Security Practice Director at Plus Consulting. The discussion will include: current strategies that companies employ to protect their businesses from financial and reputation damage and to train their workforce on the importance of security; and the importance of public-private partnerships in preventing and responding to major threats.

This event serves as the kickoff of the Greater Pittsburgh CISO Group. Details about the group will be announced at the event.


7:30 a.m. Networking, Registration and Breakfast

8:10 a.m. Welcoming Remarks: Audrey Russo, President and CEO, Pittsburgh Technology Council

8:20 a.m. NCFTA Security Briefing and Organizational Overview: Maria Vello and FBI Representative

9:00 a.m. Panel Discussion moderated by Plus Consulting

9:40 a.m. Q&A

10:00 a.m. Conclusion

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