Cybersecurity Forum - Nov. 8
Building cyber culture
A healthy cybersecurity culture at work has always been important. Employee security awareness training is just the beginning. This expert panel will share practical ways to turn your employees into human firewalls.
Sandeepa Vemireddy, VP Bottle Rocket, is responsible for managing the Quality Assurance Group at Bottle Rocket. Her responsibilities include researching test automation and performance tools that could benefit QA processes, overseeing device needs so the client requests on new device testing are always met, customer support so users concerns and feedback are addressed on a daily basis, and involving with other QA groups in the DFW community.
Dan Solero, AVP, AT&T
Dan is an experienced cybersecurity executive with a demonstrated history of building and leading disciplined and innovative organizations. Skilled in Data Center, Management, Software as a Service (SaaS), Cloud Security, and Information Security. In his role as assistant vice president at AT&T, Dan leads the development and architecture for security automation, software defined microperimeters, zero trust, policy orchestration, security metrics, and business alignment across all divisions of the company.
George Finney, CISO SMU and author
George Finney is a Chief Information Security Officer that believes that people are the key to solving our cybersecurity challenges. George is the bestselling author of several cybersecurity books, including the award-winning book, Well Aware: Master the Nine Cybersecurity Habits to Protect Your Future. George was recognized in 2021 as one of the top 100 CISOs in the world by CISOs Connect and has worked in Cybersecurity for over 20 years and has helped startups, global telecommunications firms, and nonprofits improve their security posture. As Chief Security Officer, he oversees a both cybersecurity as well as physical security finding creative ways to enhance both new and existing protections.