New York Agenda

The 2019 agenda is coming soon.

A copy of the 2018 agenda is below.

8:30am – 9:00am
Continental Breakfast and Registration
9:00am – 9:10am
Welcome and Opening Remarks

9:10am – 9:30am
Session 1: Polling the Audience

  • What is your data security role at your organization?
  • What are your pain points, biggest issues?
  • What do you want to get out of the seminar?

 

Andrea D’Ambra, Partner, Norton Rose Fulbright US LLP
Jamie Mills Vibbert, Counsel, Venable LLP
Holly A. Brady, Senior Counsel Client Services, Altria

9:30am – 10:30am
Session 2: GDPR The New Cyber – Horizons in 2018

  • Implementation of the E.U. General Data Protection Regulations in May 2018
    • How it applies to U.S companies
    • What is Informed Consent under the GDPR?
    • Sanctions and Fines
  • IoT Devices
    • Unique Cybersecurity and Privacy Risks
    • Federal efforts to encourage IoT Security
  • DDoS Attacks
  • Privacy Shield

 

Lawrence Montle, Chief Information Security and Privacy Officer, New York State Insurance Fund
Stephen Embry, Member, Frost Brown Todd LLC
Kim Gold, Senior Counsel, Norton Rose Fulbright

10:30am – 11:00am
Coffee Break

11:00am – 12:00pm
Session 3: Data Security and Privacy Litigation

  • Class Actions’ Viability — Injury (Standing)
    • The Spokeo Effect— 2017 appellate decisions, e.g.:
      • Attias v. CareFirst (D.C. Cir.)
      • Katz v. The Donna Karan Co. (2dCir.)
      • Kuhns v. Scottrade
      • Robins v. Spokeo on remand (9th Cir.)
  • New causes of action and theories of recovery
  • Data breach litigation in a small claims court
  • Am I covered? Insurance coverage and related litigation
    • Engl v. Natural Grocers
    • Equifax

 

Dianna Daghir McCarthy, Partner, Winget, Spadafora & Schwartzberg, LLP
Stephen Embry, Member, Frost Brown Todd LLC
Steven Weisman, Partner , McCarter & English LLP

12:00pm – 1:00pm
Networking Luncheon

1:00pm- 2:00pm
Session 4: Fighting the Cyber War: Corporate Governance, People and Process

  • Where are you today? Where do you want/need to be?
  • Extracting Lessons Learned from 2017 Security Incidents
  • Proactive Risk Assessments – Prioritizing Your Security Controls
    • Risk appetite
    • “mining the dark web”
  • Cloud Migration Mishaps
  • Due Diligence in Deals
    • Yahoo!
  • Creating a Security Culture
  • Are structured to respond?
    • Building and implementing a comprehensive response plan
  • Board responsibility for cyber
    • Yahoo securities class action settlement
  • Enforcing best practices for corrective actions
  • Considering Insider Threat
  • Impact of failure
    • Loss of customer confidence, market share, and valuation

 

John Banghart, Senior Director for Technology Risk Management, Venable LLP
Colin Raufer, IP Attorney, Boeing
Salim Neino, CEO, Kryptos Logic
Matt Meade, Shareholder, Buchanan Ingersoll & Rooney PC

2:00pm – 3:00pm
Session 5: The Dark Side of Digitalization

    • Darknet/TOR
    • Cybercriminals, recent arrests, and the impact on the threat landscape
    • International cooperation
    • Geolocation challenges
    • Anomaly Detection: Breaking the code of Zero Days
    • Vulnerability programs – what are they and when can you white hat hack

     

    Bryan Hurd, Vice President, Stroz Friedberg, an Aon Company
    John Banghart, Senior Director for Technology Risk Management, Venable LLP
    Bill Hardin, Vice President, Charles River Associates
    Amit Kachhia-Patel, Supervisory Agent, Federal Agency
    Joshua Harr, Cyber Security Analyst/IT Compliance Auditor, Boston Children’s Hospital

3:00pm – 3:30pm
Networking Break

3:30pm – 4:30pm
Session 6: Understanding Cryptocurrencies and Blockchain

  • Crypto-currencies
    • What are they?
    • Who regulates them or rather who doesn’t?
    • The KYC (know your client) rule with cryptocurrencies
    • Why companies need to care
  • Blockchain
    • The in’s and out’s
    • The different flavors of Blockchain
      • Public (Ethereum) vs. Private (Quorum)
        • Which fits your case?

 

Bill Hardin, Vice President, Charles River Associates
Kara Ward, Counsel, Venable LLP

4:30pm – 5:30pm
Networking Reception

 

8:30am – 9:00am
Continental Breakfast
9:00am – 10:00am
Session 7: The Weapons of Cyber War

  • Defining your cyber-borders
  • Training your troops
  • Perimeter Defenses – Secure your employees where they are
  • User-based rules
  • Defense in Depth
  • Security by Design
  • Monitoring and threat detection
    • “I didn’t know” is no longer acceptable
  • Actionable Intelligence: Need for Trusted Processes and Workflows (Automation and Orchestration)
  • Pen-testing

 

Bryan Hurd, Vice President, Stroz Friedberg, an Aon Company
Paul Bergman, Senior Security Consultant, Kryptos Logic
Ryan Johnson, Sr. Manager, International Public Policy, Access Partnership

10:00am – 11:00am
Session 8: The Impact of the DFS Cyber Security Regulation

  • 23 NYCRR Part 500, Cyber Requirements for Financial Services Companies?
  • Policies and Procedures
  • Board or senior executive responsibility
  • Third Party Vendor Assessments
  • “Covered Entities” Which firms are directly or indirectly covered?
  • Exemptions
  • Incident Response Plan
  • What if your client has received a DFS Certification of Compliance notice?

 

Lawrence Montle, Chief Information Security and Privacy Officer, New York State Insurance Fund
Kim Gold, Senior Counsel, Norton Rose Fulbright

11:00am – 11:30am
Coffee Break

11:30am – 12:30pm
Session 9: Ethics in Cybersecurity

  • Threat landscape for law firms
  • Ethical obligations of law firms to protect client data (and understand technology)
  • How are companies (especially in regulated industries) scrutinizing and managing law firms?
  • What do you require of opposing counsel and other third parties when turning over information?
  • What assurances do we have from the government with sensitive info?
  • Ethical obligations when advising client on how to handle cybersecurity-related legal issues
  • Balancing legal preservation obligations with real word operational concerns

 

Lawrence Montle, Chief Information Security and Privacy Officer, New York State Insurance Fund
Dianna Daghir McCarthy, Partner, Winget, Spadafora & Schwartzberg, LLP
Jeff Bridges, Sr. Manager, Information Governance, KLX Inc.
Stephen Embry, Member, Frost Brown Todd LLC

 

Agenda is subject to change.

 

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