What’s next in OT security

This year’s must-attend conference for OT security stakeholders
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Date: March 24, 2021
Time: 9:00am – 1:00pm EST

Don’t let traditional OT security challenges dictate your future risk profile. Find out how organizations are overcoming persistent OT security challenges with scalable solutions.

Join us on March 24th for our virtual summit, Operation: Next. Accenture will lead discussions with technical leaders and industry luminaries. The program will reveal how OT security stakeholders, across various industries, are getting program buy-in, articulating risk, maximizing budget and implementing programs.

Listen in to candid peer-to-peer discussions about solutions and strategies that are advancing cybersecurity programs from the field to the boardroom.

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Jim Guinn
Jim Guinn

Managing Director – Technology, Cyber Security Lead, Resources

Only 248 days from the announcement to collaborate on a COVID-19 vaccine to FDA submission. Tune in for lessons learned on organizational design, global event monitoring, business partnerships, IT/OT integration and supply chain risk management.

Guy Delp
Guy Delp

Vice President – Global Information Security, Pfizer

How do you build an OT security program that is threat-justified and business-aligned? What factors should inform your decision-making process? Find out how to navigate—and conquer—complex challenges from program inception to SOC build.

Jason Holcomb
Jason Holcomb

Security Innovation Principal Director – OT Security, Accenture

Tony Souza
Tony Souza

Director – Cybersecurity and Network Defense, Duke Energy

Once sacrilege to the OT cybersecurity “secure by isolation” ethos, cloud and edge technologies are steadily making their way into operational use cases with plenty of business drivers to support the shift. This session examines using cloud in OT.

Doug Wylie
Doug Wylie

Principal Director – OT Security, Accenture

Darren Highfill
Darren Highfill

Chief Information Security Officer – Norfolk Southern

Aligning risk management to the business while effectively addressing the security needs of both IT and OT environments requires balance. Join us for a lively panel discussion with three security specialists ready to share their real-world insights.

Samuel Linares
Samuel Linares

Managing Director – Accenture Security, Global Industry X.0 and Europe IX.0 & OT Security Lead

Agustin Valencia
Agustin Valencia

Head – OT Global Cybersecurity, Iberdrola

Andy Bochman
Andy Bochman

Senior Cyber & Energy Security Strategist – Idaho National Laboratory

Companies are being attacked repeatedly and post-incident action plans are falling short of meaningful mitigations. Listen in for insights gained from time working on hundreds of incident response engagements across various industries.

Bryan Singer
Bryan Singer

Principal Director – Security Innovation – Accenture

What does it take to pull a formal governance program together—from conception and design to approval and implementation? Find out how the team took a fresh approach to OT governance and gained the buy-in of every stakeholder involved.

Rich Mahler
Rich Mahler

Managing Director – Accenture

Puesh M. Kumar
Puesh M. Kumar

Principal Manager – Cybersecurity Engineering and Risk Management, Southern California Edison

Paul J. Grigaux
Paul J. Grigaux

Vice President – Asset Management, Strategy & Engineering, Southern California Edison

How are OT stakeholders meeting the challenge to deploy and secure next-gen cloud architectures in an environment where cyber incidents can have kinetic impact? Tune in for pro tips to enabling new technology at the intersection of IT and OT.

Daniel W. Mellen
Daniel W. Mellen

Managing Director – Accenture Security Cloud

Dr. Thomas Duffey
Dr. Thomas Duffey

Security Innovation Principal – Accenture

Martin Glowik
Martin Glowik

Managing Director – Applied Cybersecurity Services, Accenture

Gretchen Myers
Gretchen Myers

Principal Architect IT/OT – Chevron

Luis Luque is the host for a conversation between two OT security stakeholders, each with a different constituency—IT and OT. Hear how they manage risk—and expectations—while negotiating road map timelines to support successful outcomes.

Luis Luque
Luis Luque

Managing Director – Accenture Security, Global OT Security Lead

Giancarlo Mirtelli
Giancarlo Mirtelli

Head of Cyber Security for Foreign Subsidiaries and Industrial Sites – ENI

Ruud Gal
Ruud Gal

Global Project Director Cyber Security in Operations – DSM

An executive panel of senior leaders from cyber defense, business operations and the board will weigh-in on the challenge of aligning diverse business functions to manage risk, while limiting cost and optimizing enterprise outcomes.

Michael C. Krauss
Michael C. Krauss

Facilitator – Accenture Cybersecurity Forum

Adam Lee
Adam Lee

Vice President, Chief Security Officer – Dominion Energy

Kelly Bissell
Kelly Bissell

Managing Director, Lead – Accenture Security

Frank Modruson
Frank Modruson

Board Member

Rapid change and digital transformation are shifting the boundaries of what it takes to secure the OT/ICS landscape. Dale combines bold visionary thinking with a practical mindset to reveal how best to navigate creating the future of OT security.

Dale Peterson
Dale Peterson

Founder – Digital Bond and S4 Events

Join us for a robust post-keynote discussion to close out the day. Panelists will offer insights on what’s required to level-up OT security to meet immediate challenges, advance today and accelerate tomorrow.

Luis Luque
Luis Luque

Managing Director – Accenture Security, Global OT Security Lead

Dale Peterson
Dale Peterson

Founder – Digital Bond and S4 Events

Robert M. Lee
Robert M. Lee

Co-founder and CEO – Dragos

Zachary Tudor
Zachary Tudor

Associate Laboratory Director, National and Homeland Security Directorate – Idaho National Laboratory

Jason Holcomb
Jason Holcomb

Security Innovation Principal Director – OT Security, Accenture

Luis Luque
Luis Luque

Managing Director – Accenture Security, Global OT Security Lead

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Operation: Next is on a mission to drive community conversation, spark new approaches to integration and celebrate the strides being made in the OT security space. Our OT security goal is “Advance today, accelerate tomorrow.” What’s yours?

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Meet your summit host

"Let’s talk about the right next steps to advance industrial cybersecurity and accelerate business resilience."

— Jim Guinn II, Global Managing Director—Accenture Security

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