Main Plenary: The 8th Annual International Cybersecurity Conference

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As the largest and most anticipated event of Cyber Week each year, the Main Plenary offers an incredible opportunity to hear from the foremost government officials and industry leaders in the Cybersphere. Some of the most renowned names in the Cyber world will discuss crucial dilemmas and issues facing the public and private sectors of every company, city, and country in the world today. Seats are limited to 1200 so make sure to reserve your spot quickly for your chance to hear directly from our incredible speakers, listed below. 

 

 

 

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Main Plenary: The 8th Annual International Cybersecurity Conference

Wednesday, June 20th, 2018 07:30-16:30

Thursday, June 21st, 2018 08:00-15:30

Tel Aviv University - Smolarz Auditorium

Agenda , Wednesday, June 20th

07:30-09:00

Strict Security Checks, Registration and Gathering

09:00-10:30

Opening Plenary

Moderator :Menny Barzilay, CTO, Blavatnik ICRC, Tel Aviv University, CEO, ALiCE

Gili Drob-Heistein, Managing Director, Blavatnik ICRC - Managing Director, Yuval Ne'eman Workshop for Science, Technology and Security

Maj. Gen. (Ret.) Prof. Isaac Ben-Israel, Director - Blavatnik ICRC, Tel Aviv University

09:40-10:00

Cyber Defender: Award for Outstanding Contribution to Israel's Cyber Industry

Prof. Joseph Klafter, President - Tel Aviv University

10:00-10:15

Yigal Unna, Director General - Israel National Cyber Directorate

10:15-10:30

PM Benjamin Netanyahu, Prime Minister of Israel -

10:30-11:20

Begin with the End in Mind: Solutions Before Problems

10:30-10:50

Fireside Chat

Christopher C. Krebs, Undersecretary, National Protection & Programs Directorate (NPPD), Department of Homeland Security (DHS) -

Nadav Zafrir, CEO, Team8 - Former Commander, 8200

10:50-11:05

Chris Young, CEO - McAfee

11:05-11:20

Michael DeCesare, CEO - ForeScout

11:20-12:20

We Have the Technology, Now What?

Moderator :Yoav Leitersdorf, Managing Partner, YL Ventures

11:20-11:35

Rick Echevarria, Vice President, Software & Services Group, General Manager, Platform Security Division - Intel Corporation

11:35-11:50

Gil Shwed, Founder & CEO - CheckPoint

11:50-12:05

Bob Kalka, Vice President - IBM

12:05-12:20

Ann Johnson, Vice President Strategic, Enterprise & Cybersecurity - Microsoft

12:20-13:15

Lunch & Networking Break

13:15-13:45

Fireside Chat on Norms: Behavior in Cyberspace

Moderator :Iddo Moed, Cyber Security Coordinator, Ministry of Foreign Affairs

Ambassador Marina Kaljurand, Chair - Global Commission on the Stability of Cyberspace

Prof. Joseph S. Nye, University Distinguished Service Professor Emeritus and Former Dean - Kennedy School of Government, Harvard

13:45-14:40

Think Big! Securing the World

Moderator :Jacob Mendel, Head of Industry Research Cooperation, Blavatnik ICRC, Tel Aviv University, General Manager, Cyber Security, COE Intel

13:55-14:10

Deneen DeFiore, Chief Information Security Officer - GE Aviation

14:10-14:25

Sajan Pillai, CEO - UST Global

14:25-14:40

Dr. Hugh Thompson, Chief Technology Officer - Symantec

14:40-15:50

Where are we Going? The Future of Cybersecurity

Moderator :Michal Braverman-Blumenstyk, CTO of Cloud and Enterprise Security Division, Microsoft

14:50-15:05

Dr. Eviatar Matania, First and Former Director General - Israel National Cyber Directorate

15:05-15:20

Yossi Naar, Chief Visionary Officer and Co-Founder - Cybereason

15:20-15:35

Esti Peshin, General Manager, Cyber Division - Israel Aerospace Industries

15:35-15:50

Karen Eldor, VP Product Management - CyberArk

15:50-

Who’s Watching the Watchers? Balancing Privacy and Security

Moderator :Lauren Smith, Policy Counsel, The Future of Privacy Forum (FPF)

16:00-16:15

Secrecy, Leaks, and the Challenge of Democratic Oversight

Ben Wizner, Director, Speech, Privacy, and Technology Project - American Civil Liberties Union

16:15-16:30

Opening the Architecture of Security and Privacy Regulation for a Network World

Cameron F. Kerry, Senior Counsel - Sidley Austin LLP

16:30-

Cyberstorm

Agenda , Thursday, June 21st

08:00-09:00

Registration & Gathering

09:00-09:25

Opening Plenary

Moderator :Menny Barzilay, CTO, Blavatnik ICRC, Tel Aviv University, CEO, ALiCE

Gili Drob-Heistein, Managing Director, Blavatnik ICRC - Managing Director, Yuval Ne'eman Workshop for Science, Technology and Security

Maj. Gen. (Ret.) Prof. Isaac Ben-Israel, Director - Blavatnik ICRC, Tel Aviv University

09:25-09:40

MK Ayelet Shaked, Minister of Justice -

09:40-11:10

How Do We Join National Defense with International Cooperation?

Moderator :Hudi Zack, Chief Executive Director, Technology Unit, Israel National Cyber Directorate

09:50-10:05

Nadav Argaman, Director - Israeli Security Agency (Shin Beit)

10:05-10:20

Ciaran Martin, CEO - National Cyber Security Center

10:20-10:35

David KOH Tee Hian, Commissioner of Cybersecurity, Chief Executive of the Cyber Security Agency (CSA) - Deputy Secretary (Special Projects) and Defence Cyber Chief of the Ministry of Defence (MINDEF)

10:35-10:50

Ehud Barak, Former Prime Minister of Israel and Former Minister of Defense -

11:10-12:30

Shaking Up Defense Strategies

Moderator :Dr. Yaniv Harel, Head of Research Strategy, Blavatnik ICRC, Tel Aviv University, General Manager Cyber Solutions Group, Dell EMC

11:15-11:30

Tom Fanning, Chairman, President, and CEO - Southern Company

11:30-11:45

Steve Bassi, CEO - PolySwarm

11:45-12:00

Mark Gazit, CEO - ThetaRay

12:00-12:15

Latha Reddy, Co-Chair - Global Commission on the Stability of Cyberspace

12:15-12:30

Gil Rosen, Chief Marketing and Innovation Officer - Bezeq

12:30-13:30

Lunch & Networking Break

13:30-13:45

Why Are the Bad Guys Winning

Ilan Graicer, Entrepreneur, Cyber Security Specialist, Game Designer, Maker and Wildlife Photographer. -

13:45-14:50

Can We Secure Everything?

Moderator :Dr. Dorit Dor, Vice President, Products, CheckPoint

Bruce Schneier, Fellow and Lecturer, Harvard Kennedy School - Internationally Renowned Security Technologist & Guru

John N. Stewart, Senior Vice President, Chief Security and Trust Officer - Cisco

NG Chee Khern, Permanent Secretary for Smart Nation and Digital Government, Prime Minister’s Office - Chairman, Government Technology Agency of Singapore

Ruth Shoham, Executive Director of Capacity Building Division - Israel National Cyber Directorate

14:50-15:30

Changing The Equation: Can We Beat Attackers at Their Own Game?

Moderator :Keren Elazari, Analyst, Author & Researcher, Blavatnik ICRC, Tel Aviv University

Chris Roberts, Chief Geek - Hillbilly Hit Squad

Jayson Street, Vice President - InfoSec, SphereNY

15:30-

Blockchain

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