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SI 2021 CISO Virtual Summit – Strategic Security: Facing Off Against Threats

December 7, 2021, 10:00 am - 1:30 pm CST

At its recent CISO Virtual Summit, sponsored by Deloitte on December 7, 2021, the Scottsdale Institute
convened 18 Members from 18 organizations to discuss strategy options in environments where
breaches and bad actors continually threaten security. By constructing effective threat intelligence,
enabling security and privacy in today’s ecosystems and studying ransomware playbooks and practice,
these professionals shared their tips, tricks, lessons learned and goals for more protected and proactive

Read more in “Strategic Security: Facing Off Against Threats.”

For more information and resources, see our CISO Affinity Group page.


Bryan McDowell

VP and CISO, University Hospitals

    Christie Polley

    CISO, Northern Light Health

      Erik Decker

      VP and CISO, Intermountain Healthcare

        George Carion

        CTO, Cedars-Sinai Health

          Jeff Bontsas, CISSP, CHISL

          VP, Information Security and CISO, Ascension

            Michael Czumak, III

            VP and CISO, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center

              Patrick C. Voon, CISSP, CISA, CGEIT, CIPM, PCIP

              Executive Director, IS Security and CISO, Loma Linda University Health

                Pavel Slavin

                VP and CISO, Froedtert & Medical College of Wisconsin

                  Robert Perry

                  CISO, Carilion Clinic

                    Ron Yeager

                    VP Information Security and CISO, HonorHealth

                      Scott D. Dresen, MBA, FACHE, FHIMSS

                      SVP and CTO/CISO, BHSH

                        Thien Lam

                        VP and CISO, BayCare Health System

                          Tina Basch

                          VP and CISO, Baystate Health

                            Vugar Zeynalov

                            CISO, Cleveland Clinic

                              Not pictured: Matt Heign, VP & CTO & Interim CISO, UW Health


                              David Mahon

                              Global CISO, Deloitte

                                Jason Elrod

                                CISO, MultiCare Health System

                                  Jigar Kadakia

                                  VP and Chief Information Security and Privacy Officer, Mass General Brigham

                                    Raj Mehta

                                    Partner, Deloitte

                                      Sanjeev Sah

                                      VP and CISO, Centura Health

                                        Will Hatcher

                                        Director of Enterprise Security - Cyber Fusion Center, Trinity Health

                                          10 - 10:40 am

                                          Welcome - Janet Guptill, President and CEO, Scottsdale Institute

                                          Overview of Summit - Raj Mehta, Partner, Deloitte

                                          Healthcare Trends and Hot Topics

                                          Discussion Hosts: Deloitte - Raj Mehta and David Mahon, Global CISO

                                          • The intent of this discussion will be to provide a perspective on where we are seeing various organizations focus their efforts as part of their cyber security strategy, and how this is leading to supporting the future of health and future of cyber. This will also help setup context for the next sessions.

                                          Group Discussion and Q&A

                                          10:40 - 10:45 am

                                          Five-minute Break and Polling

                                          10:45 - 11:25 am

                                          Effective Threat Intelligence

                                          Discussion Host: MultiCare - Jason Elrod, CISO

                                          Questions to consider:

                                          • Data sources (internal and external) (FBI, CHIME, H-ISAC, Other government agencies, etc.)
                                          • Tuning out the noise
                                          • Staffing, Skills, Outsourcing, Lessons Learned
                                          • Incident Response process and Playbooks

                                          Group Discussion and Q&A

                                          11:25 - 11:30 am

                                          Five-minute Break and Polling

                                          11:30 am - 12:10 pm

                                          Enabling Security & Privacy in an Ecosystem

                                          Discussion Hosts:

                                          Questions to consider:

                                          • Third party, Supply Chain, Payer – assessments
                                          • Cloud provider assessments
                                          • Data analytics, AI

                                          Group Discussion and Q&A

                                          12:10 - 12:15 pm

                                          Five-minute Break and Polling

                                          12:15 - 1:15 pm

                                          Ransomware Playbooks and Practice

                                          Discussion Host: Trinity Health - Will Hatcher, Director of Enterprise Security - Cyber Fusion Center

                                          Questions to consider:

                                          • Notify government agencies (crime scene)
                                          • Negotiation (pay ransom or not pay ransom, timing, amount, avoid funding terrorism)
                                          • Recovering after an attack
                                          • Avoiding future attacks
                                          • Tabletops exercises
                                          • Ransomware external supports and retainers (Mandiant, Verizon, others)

                                          Group Discussion and Q&A

                                          1:15 - 1:30 pm

                                          Wrap Up

                                          • Best Takeaways
                                          • Next Steps

                                          Bryan McDowell Christie Polley Erik Decker George Carion Jeff Bontsas Michael Czumak Mike Czumak Patrick C. Voon Patrick Voon Pavel Slavin Robert Perry Ron Yeager Scott D. Dresen Scott Dresen Thien Lam Tina Basch Vugar Zeynalov Matt Heign David Mahon Dave Mahon Jason Elrod Jigar Kadakia Raj Mehta Sanjeev Sah Will Hatcher

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                                          December 7, 2021
                                          10:00 am - 1:30 pm CST
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