When it comes to security research the company that brings the top names in the industry together is Black Hat. They have just announced the latest event in their 2015 lineup. On December 8th-10th of 2015 at the Omni Montelucia Resort in Scottsdale, Arizona Black Hat will host the Black Hat Executive Summit. This event is by invitation only and it will welcome some of the most recognized information security thought leaders.
For two and a half days, some of the top senior executives will hear from the brightest minds in the security world. The event will consist of high-level discussions on practical applications and real world scenarios. The content that is included in the event will be comprised from the minds of the prestigious Black Hat Executive Summit Board that is comprised of six leading security officials.
–Jeff Moss: Founder of Black Hat and DEF CON Conferences and former Chief Security Officer and VP at ICANN
–Rod Beckstrom: Former President and CEO at ICANN as well as the founding Director of the U.S. National Cybersecurity Center and co-Author of the best-selling book, “The Starfish and the Spider: The Unstoppable Power of Leaderless Organizations.”
-Richard Bejtlich: Chief Security Strategist, FireEye, former Chief Security Officer for Mandiant and a nonresident senior fellow at the Brookings Institution
-Brian Gillooly: Editor-in-Chief of Content and Strategy, UBM Tech and former Editor-in-Chief for InformationWeek events
-Dr. John Johnson: Global Security Strategist and Security Architect for John Deere
Jane Holl Lute: Chief Executive Officer, the Center for Internet Security (CIS) and former Deputy Secretary for the Department of Homeland Security (DHS)