Executive Cyber
Security Summit

OCTOBER 11, 2018

Panel Discussion Seattle, WA 2017 PREDICTERA LLC


Summit Detail

Predictera is an event management firm specializing in engaging C-level executives from fortune 500 companies and startup organizations with the cutting edge Big Data/Virtual Reality/IOT vendor companies. Our summits focuses on delivering strategic opportunities to network and engage with c-level executives in national and local organizations focusing on a variety of industry verticals.

Vision: To be an indispensable tool in North American companies utilizing big data, Data Science, and Analytics by 2020.

Mission: Predictera is aimed at bringing together C-level executives, Movers and Shakers in the field of Big Data, Augmented Reality, IoT and Analytics.

We wish to help organizations get a different perspective of the challenges they are facing, with the ultimate goal of enhancing their business. We recognize that sharing our experiences enriches all of us.



of industrial expert presentation,
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with expertise in Cyber Security, Internet-connected Devices as well as
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OCTOBER 11, 2018

Summit Schedule

  • Morning Sessions : 07.00 am – 09.30 am
  • Thought Leadership : 09.20 am – 10.05 am
  • Break : 10.05 am – 10.20 am
  • Executive Visions : 10.25 am – 11.10 am
  • Roundtable Discussion : 11.15 am – 12.00 pm
  • Afternoon Sessions : 12.05 pm – 03.15
  • Executive Visions : 03.15 pm – 04.00 pm
  • Closing Sessions : 04.05 pm – 06.30 pm
Morning Sessions : 07.00 am – 09.30 am
07.00 am – 08.00 am | Yakima Lobby/ Chelan Foyer

Registration & Breakfast
08.00 am – 08.30 am | Chelan 2

Welcome Address & Opening Remarks

Andrew Whitaker, CISO, City of Seattle
08.30 am – 09.15 am | Chelan 2

Keynote – Cyber risk prediction and real-time cyber-threat detection

Scott Zoldi, Chief Analytics Officer, FICO
Thought Leadership : 09.20 am – 10.05 am
Chelan 2

Cybersecurity in an Expanding Threat Landscape

Sean Murphy, Vice President, Chief Information Security Officer at Premera Blue Cross
Chelan 4

Visibility – The Cybersecurity Gamechanger

Santosh Kandala, Director of Security Engineering at Oracle
Chelan 5

What Could and Should Organizations Be Doing to Decrease Their Average Time to Detect Mega-Breaches?

Break : 10.05 am – 10.20 am
10.20 am – 10.35 am | Chelan Lobby

Networking Break

Executive Visions : 10.25 am – 11.10 am
Chelan 2

Mitigating Cyber Risks in the Growing World of Internet-connected Devices

Andrew Whitaker, CISO, City of Seattle
Chelan 4

Measuring ROI for Cybersecurity: Is It Real or a Mirage?

Ravi Raghavan, CTO/CIO, Bill and Melinda Gates Investments/Cascade Investments
Chelan 5

CIOs/CISOs as the Consummate Communicator

Mark Weatherford,Senior Vice President and Chief Cybersecurity, vArmour
Roundtable Discussion : 11.15 am – 12.00 pm
Chelan 2

You Were Hacked—Now What?

Chelan 4

Navigating Security and Risk In a Changing IT Landscape

Chelan 5

Can Technology Alone Prevent Phishing Attacks & Breaches?

Afternoon Sessions : 12.05 pm – 03.15
12.05 pm – 01.05 pm | Chelan Lobby / Chelan 2

Networking Luncheon
01.10 pm – 01.55 pm | Chelan 2

Post Lunch Keynote

Sammy Migues, Principal Scientist, Synopsys

02.00 pm – 03.00 pm | Chelan 1 / Chelan 3 / Chelan Loft

Executive Exchanges

03.00 pm – 03.15 pm | Chelan Lobby

Networking Break

Executive Visions : 03.15 pm – 04.00 pm
Chelan 2

Addressing Privacy on a Global Scale

Vanessa Pegueros, VP & CISO DocuSign
Chelan 4

Designing a Digital Workplace: Balancing Security with Effectiveness

Santosh Kandala, CISSP, Director of Security Engineering Oracle
Chelan 5

Where Are We on Our Journey? Effective Dashboards for Security Decision Making

Matthew Modarelli, CIO at Washington Military Department
Closing Sessions : 04.05 pm – 06.30 pm
04.05 pm – 04.50 pm | Chelan 2

Closing Executive Visions

Andrew Whitaker, CISO, City of Seattle
04.50 pm – 05.05 pm | Chelan 2

Thank you address & closing remark

Scott Zoldi, Chief Analytics Officer, FICO

05.15 pm – 06.30 pm | Chelan Lobby

Cocktail Reception

  • Agenda Key
Agenda Key

Keynote Talk:
Gives attending delegates the opportunity to hear from leading voices in the industry. These talks feature relevant topics, key issues and business opportunities aligned with the speaker’s experience and expertise, selected by the speaker in concert with the summit’s Executive Committee.

Thought Leadership:
Led by an executive from the solution provider, Thought Leadership sessions provide comprehensive overviews of current business concerns, offering strategies and solutions for success. This is a unique opportunity to access the perspective of a leading member of the solution provider community.

Executive Visions:
Sessions are panel discussions that enable in-depth exchanges on critical business topics. Led by a moderator, these sessions encourage attending delegates to address industry challenges and gain valuable insight through interaction with expert panel members.

Round Table:
Led by an industry analyst, expert or a member of the vendor community, Roundtables are open-forum sessions with strategic guidance. Attending delegates gather to collaborate on common issues and challenges within a format that allows them to get things done.

Executive Exchange:
Offer one-on-one interaction between executives and solution providers. This is an opportunity for both parties to make key business contacts, ask direct questions and get the answers they need. Session content is prearranged and based on mutual interest.

Focus Group:
Focus Groups allow executives to discuss business drivers within particular industry areas. These sessions allow attendees to isolate specific issues and work through them. Presentations last 15-20 minutes and are followed by Q&A sessions.

Networking Session:
Take various unique forms, merging enjoyable, relaxing and productive activities with an environment conducive to in-depth conversation. These gatherings allow attendees to wind down between sessions and one-on-one interactions, while still furthering discussions and being productive.

Executive Cyber
Security Summit Brochure



Mark Weatherford

SVP & Chief Cybersecurity Strategist


Andrew Whitaker


City of Seattle

Matthew Rosenquist

Cybersecurity Strategist – Artificial Intelligence group

Intel Corporation

Santosh Kandala

Director of Security Engineering


Hala Furst

Director, Cybersecurity and Innovation 

US Department of Homeland Security

Scott Zoldi