Los Angeles

Thursday December 1st, 2016

By Invitation Only: 100 InfoSec leaders and strategists collobarate in a day of thought-leading exchange as we examine directions from within the Office of the CISO

9:30am - 4:30pm






Insight leaders...



(2010 - Present)



(2016 - 2017 Keynote)



(2016 Keynote)

FOUNDER, McAfee AntiVirus


(2015 Keynote)

World renowned thought-leaders take stage at secureCISO; those who have walked the line from concept to reality. From the founders the of the most advanced infosec companies of our time to renowned hacker's that have shown us just how vulnerable enterprises are in today's digital landscape... These are the secureCISO thought-leaders that have breed conversations that just dont happen within the confines of the office 

Since 2008 secureCISO has harnessed thousands of CISOs and InfoSec strategists together through 100's of events through North America and Europe. secureCISO events engage these leaders into an intimate day of thought-leading exchange under the umbrella of riveting keynotes, revealing CISOpanels, engaging round-tables and unparralled networking. By invitation-only these are the Who's Who of InfoSec leadership and this is their path.

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Bob Cheong

CISOCounty of Riverside

CISO, TechStyle

Jason Loomis

Gary Gooden

CISO, Children's Hospital Los Angeles

Ryan King

Dir, IT Security, CalAMP

Greg Cannan

Div. Information Officer, Toyota


VP IT, Technicolor

Ara Grigorian


Dir, Info Sec, Compliance & Privacy, Riot Games

David Bowden

(2016 secureCISO LA)

Deputy CIO, Jet Propulsion Labs

Madelene Meeks


Joel Simangan

ISO, L.A. County Internal Services Dept.

(2016 secureCISO LA)


Gary Lorenz

(2016 secureCISO LA)

CIO, L.A. County Treasurer


Ron Moskowitz

VP IT. eHarmony

Keith Dale


The coveted CISOpanel has been the center of discussion at secureCISO events since inception in 2008, we've brought forward leading CISOs that have rallyed to secure digital assets; here they have a platform to share not only their successes but also the challenges and lessons learned. 100's of CISOs have taken seat on the CISOpanel and are recognized as our industry thought-leaders as they share best practices and directions from within the Office of the CISO. Meet the L.A CISOpanel...

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Founder's Panel...

Thought leading insight is a recipe at secureCISO we have created from collaborating founders and leaders from some of the most innovative infosec companies. This collaboration takes stage as the Founder's panel and is a moderated exploration of the trends that are driving secure enterprise innovation. Leaders that have walk the line from concept to reality give insight into some of the most prolific infosec trends that are securing the biggest enterprises today and what tomorrow has in store for us. Meet the L.A. Founders panel.

Adam Mashinchi

Rohit Kinra

Ashish Larivee

VP, Strategy, Cybereason

Dir, Product Technology, 

Direct, IT Products, SpiderOak

Steven McCullar

VP of Privileged Access Management

CA Technologies


Frank Scalzo

Director Network & SecurityOperations

Atif Manzoor

Chief Information Security Officer

Head of Information Security,



Stan Banash Jr

Children’s Hospital of Orange County 

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9:30 AM

Check-in, grab a coffee and prepare for a day of collaboration, today's discussions start in the CISOlounge where you'll join Los Angeles leading InfoSec strategists

10:00 AM

Let's set the tone for a day of collaboration; under the umbrella of our renowned keynote and revealing panel's we have an audience of 100 InfoSec leaders from within LA, to support their daily endeavors we introduce our sponsors who through cutting edge innovation in the enterprise have helped detect and mitigate risk and vulnerability

1:15 PM

The Founder's Panelinsight into the coming trends for the CISO from the visionaries behind the companies and the technology that secures digital assets for the largest brands and enterprises

11:00 AM

Retreat to the CISOloungemore than a cocktail reception these are the connections that add light to daily decisions made. Conversations with colleagues and peers in the CISOlounge under the umbrella of the latest technologies and visionaries behind them - from the masters of intrusion detection to the pioneers of MDM; you'll meet them during our cocktail reception.

11:40 AM

Leaders Lunch connects the dots at secureCISO; this epicurean lunch is the foundation of todays relationship building

Fireside Chat with industry expert Erik Gordon of Darktrace, who through a career of innovating security has the insight to help shape trending manoeuvers from within the CISOs office

10:40 AM

10:20 AM

1:45 PM

Retreat to the CISOlounge; grab coffee while touring the latest in infosec defense our sponsors have to offer.

2:25 PM

Sweet Collaboration - round-tables congregate over dessert; nothing makes more sense of secureIT than stories of ROI, it's battles and game plans over chocolate cake

2:55 PM

Keynote: Think your Device is Safe?  Think Again. Security researcher and famed Apple hacker Charlie Miller, brings to light the vulnerabilities seen within the most universal devices.  Join us as he debunks notions of safety, and provides a tell-all account of how secure your business truly is.  How secure are you? 

3:55 PM

CISOlounge as we return for our closing reception these interactions in the CISOlounge are now equipped with insight our audience have shared with one another through an afternoon of roundtables, panels and fireside discussions. This is a reflection of what we've learned, who we've met and how we'll use it.

4:15 PM

CISOdraw; We know IT folks love gadgets that's why you'll love the CISOdraw™. Our sponsors have put forth a compilation of great giveaways; from Apple's latest to Amazon's voice automation and even weekend getaways at BMW driving schools. At secureCISO™ we’ve seen it ALL, but are always taken back as they get better and better.

4:30 | CLOSE


Thursday December 1st

secureCISO L.A.


Every year at secureCISO we explore directions from within the Office of the CISO; Are these leaders detect or mitigate? Through these discussions we're able to understand their direction and identify industry trends. By pairing our audience with a selection of industry innovators on the edge of product and solution development for the enterprise we're able to incubate true thought-leaders with actionable technology. From leading blue-chips like HP Security, IBM and Symantec to newly funded start-ups this is where we gather the latest and greatest insight. secureCISO L.A. is proudly sponsored by...







Predictions Panel...

The Predictions panel gives insight into what CISOs are mitigating. They're all tasked to safeguard the enterprise from today's known threats but also predict future vulnerabilities. Here we give our Predictions panel an opportunity to look into their crystal ball and advance us insight into what they believe next year's threats are honing in on; whether it's mobile, cloud, application or social hacking you'll hear their predication December 1st.  

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The CISOpanel takes stage to reveal directions from within the Office of the CISO; are these InfoSec leaders detecting or mitigating? We'll find out in this investigative discussion that goes beyond the successes to pin-point hurdles, strategies, best-practices and those ever important lessons learned

12:40 PM

Jim Ambrosini

Larry Augustin

Brian Beyer

Jeffrey Phelan

Paul Troisi



Co-Founder & CEO, Red Canary

Chief Evangelist, BlueVector

Chief Customer Officer, 

CohnReznick LLP


Troy Mobility

Past Founder Panel Members...

Past Panel Members...

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Predictions Panel: An insight into predictions on the shadows in the lurk for 2017. What should InfoSec leaders and strategists be on the lookout for?  Will our vulnerabilities be mobile, web, cloud, application or endpoint?  Here we have insight from a panel charged with predicting the future and tailoring their approach in advance. Here are you predictions for the security shortfalls of 2017.