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Tuesday, October 8, 2013
Time: 11:00 a.m. PT / 2:00 p.m. ET

Cybercrime continues to grow in scope and scale, with losses to consumers and businesses across numerous sectors in many countries. 

Attendees will learn:

  • The top trends in Cybercrime today & how they are manifesting themselves in different market sectors
  • Where cybercrime is coming from
  • The business impact of cybercrime and the primary concerns
  • Why these criminals are so successful
  • What is wrong with various aspects of security today (people, process, technology, etc.)
  • Effective solutions to combat cybercrime

Featured Speakers:

Brent Conran, CISA, CISM, CCSE, CISSP, CSO, McAfee

Brent Conran, CISA, CISM, CCSE, CISSP, is CSO at McAfee where he works closely with employees and executives, government agencies and federal law enforcement to ensure optimum security. He is also a member of ISACA's Cybersecurity Task Force.

Conran brings a unique combination of pragmatism and practicality based on years of experience in business, government and financial services. Before joining McAfee, he held dual responsibilities as CIO and CISO for the US House of Representatives. Earlier he was Security Officer/Architect for Merrill Lynch Private Client Group and for J.P. Morgan. He has worked as a white hat hacker with CSC Hack Pack, and was instrumental in evolving the SEA Sparrow Missile WAN for NATO.

In 2010, Conran received the Uptime Institute Green Enterprise IT award for IT Innovation. He holds a bachelor's degree from Towson University.

Lisa O'Connor, Senior Executive, Accenture Security Practice

Lisa is a Senior Executive in the Accenture Security Practice.  With a focus across Financial Services North America, she leads our security efforts in Payments. She has over 25 years in information security experience and management, with over 15 years focused in financial services and over seven years as an active member of the Financial Services Sharing and Analysis Center (FS-ISAC) and the Financial Services Sector Coordinating Council, a Department of Homeland Security and Treasury sponsored council focused on sector critical infrastructure protection. Her experience includes five years at Fannie Mae leading Information Security Governance, seven years leading national security consulting practices at Predictive Systems (INS), Guardent (Verisign), four years PriceWaterhouseCoopers and nine years the National Security Agency.  Her work at the National Security Agency included assignments to the White House Communications Agency and to the Surveys and Investigations Staff of the House Appropriations Committee.


Eddie Schwartz, CISA, CISM, PMP, CISSP, ISSEP,is vice president and chief information security officer (CISO) for RSA and has more than 25 years' experience in the information security field.

Previously, he was CSO of NetWitness (which he co-founded and which was acquired by EMC), CTO of ManTech, EVP and general manager of Global Integrity (acquired by INS), SVP of Operations of Guardent (acquired by VeriSign), CISO of Nationwide Insurance, a senior computer scientist at CSC, and a Foreign Service officer with the U.S. Dept. of State.  

Schwartz has advised a number of early stage security companies, and has led numerous industry committees and working groups. He is a recipient of the 2013 Computerworld Premier 100 IT Leaders Award.

Schwartz has a B.I.S. in Information Security Management and an M.S. in Information Technology Management from the George Mason University School of Management.

Eddie Schwartz, CISA, CISM, PMP, CISSP, ISSEP, chair of ISACA's Cybersecurity Task Force and chief information security officer (CISO) at RSA, the Security Division of EMC.

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