H7. How CISOs Gain Trust in the Boardroom
Thursday, June 6, 2019
3:15 PM - 4:15 PM
CISOs need a solid and comprehensive approach in communicating their cybersecurity programs. Kudelski Security surveyed CISOs, CSOs, and CIOs about communicating their cybersecurity program with their Board of Directors. The collective responses provide insight into what interests boards the most, suggested strategies and metrics that resonate when answering the board’s most challenging questions. A summary of the research will be provided to all participants in hardcopy booklet format.
After completing this session, the learner will: - Get insights on what interests and worries Boards the most - Get strategies and paths to answer most frequent & challenging questions asked by boards - Get advice from CISOs to Improve Board Communication and build effective presentations
John Hellickson is a veteran information security and risk management executive with 27 years of IT experience, the last 22 years focused on security and risk management. Hellickson leads Kudelski Security's Advisory Services practice, helping CxOs build and manage cybersecurity programs and strategies. Prior to Kudelski Security, Hellickson was Global CISO at First Data Corporation.