July 14th – Half Day Event

Date(s) - Jul 14, 2016
8:30 am - 1:00 pm

Devry University

Event Sponsors



8:30 a.m  Arrival, Check-in & Networking

8:45 a.m. ISSA / Infragard Announcements

9:00 a.m. TBD

9:50 a.m. Refreshment Break

10:10 a.m. Emerging Threats, Matt Curie

11:00 a.m. Refreshment Break

11:20 a.m. Incident Response & How to give the Advantage to the Hackers!, Larry Whiteside (@LarryWhiteside)

12:10 p.m. Concluding Remarks

Lunch will be provided after the event


ISSA Presentation #1

“Emerging Threats”

A discussion on the latest cyber security threats that businesses of all sizes are facing today, with a special focus on ransomware, as well as tactics to lessen your risk of being affected.

ISSA Presenter Bio

Matt Curie, Solutions Architect, Alert Logic

Matt has been with Alert Logic for three years. His background is in system administration and healthcare IT security. When he’s not at work, Matt loves to write, play music (fun fact: he was a music major in school), homebrew and cook.

ISSA Presentation #2

“Incident Response & How to give the Advantage to the Hackers!”

ISSA Presenter Bio

Larry Whiteside Jr. currently serves as vice president of healthcare and critical infrastructure in the Office
of the CISO at Optiv. In this role, Whiteside focuses on helping security executives in these focus areas
develop a comprehensive security program that balances risk and aligns with the overall business goals.
He is responsible for developing and delivering a comprehensive suite of strategic services and solutions
to help executives improve their security strategies through innovation. Whiteside also is co-founder and
executive vice president of the International Consortium of Minority Cybersecurity Professionals (ICMCP).