What to Expect at FAIRCON17

Here's a high-level agenda outlining all the exciting events happening at FAIRCON17, as well as the optional Introductory FAIR Training add-on course. We hope you can join us for both! More agenda details are to come as we approach the event, in addition to our full speaker lineup.
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MONDAY, October 16

07:30 - 8:45 AM                Registration and Check-In, Continental Breakfast

08:45 - 9:00 AM               Welcome Remarks

   Nick Sanna, President, The FAIR Institute
   David Walter, Vice President, RSA Archer

09:00 - 9:45 AM               Keynote Address: Risk Management in 2017: Where Do We Go from Here?

   Jack Jones, Chairman, The FAIR Institute, EVP R&D, RiskLens

09:45 - 10:15 AM             Networking Break

10:15 - 11:00 AM             Panel: Effectively Leveraging FAIR to Reset your Risk Management Program

   Presenter and Moderator: Jack Jones, Chairman, The FAIR Institute
   Joel Baese, Head of Information Security Risk Assessment and Analysis, Walmart
   Drew Simonis, Senior Director, Cyber Risk & Governance, Hewlett Packard Enterprise
   Carl Conrad, Manager, Enterprise Architecture Management Systems, Chevron

11:00 - 12:00 PM             Case Study: Building a Sustainable FAIR Program

   David Sheronas, Vice President, Global Information Security, Bank of America
   Jack Whitsitt, Senior VP, Cyber Security Risk, Bank of America
   Ryan Critchfield, Assistant Vice President, Bank of America

12:00 - 1:15 PM               Lunch and Awards Ceremony - Sponsored by TUV Rheinland

   FAIR Business Innovator
   FAIR Champion

01:15 - 2:00 PM               Panel: What CISOs Need to Tell the Board about Cyber and Technology Risk

   Moderator: Wade Baker, Founder, Cyentia Institute and Professor, Virginia Tech
   Austin Adams, Board Member, Commscope, and Fmr. CIO, JPMorgan
   Yong-Gon Chon, CEO and Fortune Co. Board Advisor, Focal Point Data Risk
   Christopher Porter, CISO, Fannie Mae
   Kim Jones, Arizona State University, Fmr. CSO, Vantiv

02:00 - 2:45 PM              Case Study: How to Explain your Top Risks to the Business and the Board

   Greg Rothauser, Information Risk Analysis, MassMutual
   Cody Whelan, Senior Risk Consultant, RiskLens

02:45 - 3:15 PM               Networking Break

03:15 - 4:15 PM               Presentation: The Case for Business-Driven Security - Integrating FAIR-based Analytics into GRC Processes

   Marta Palanques, Security Lead Consultant, ADP
   Steve Schlarman, GRC Strategist, RSA Archer

04:15 - 5:00 PM               Presentation: What Metrics Matter in Risk Management?

   Isaiah McGowan, Senior Risk Consultant, RiskLens

05:00 - 5:30 PM               Premiering the new online FAIR Training Platform

   New self-paced FAIR Training and Certification course
   New companion FAIR-U risk analysis tool

06:00 - 7:00 PM               Networking Reception - Sponsored by Evolver


TUESDAY, October 17

07:30 - 8:45 AM               Continental Breakfast

08:45 - 9:30 AM               Keynote Address: The Cybersecurity Social Contract - Implementing a Market-Based Model for Cybersecurity

   Larry Clinton, President and CEO, Internet Security Alliance

09:30 - 10:15 AM             Panel: How to Balance Risk Management and Regulatory Compliance

   Moderator: Bill Barouski, Senior Vice President, Deputy CISO, Northern Trust
   Jay Restel, Supervision and Regulation Department, Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland
   Ross Nodurft, Senior Advisor to the Federal CISO, OMB/White House
   Nicole Clement, Accenture Security Group, Fmr. OCC
   Kirk Herath, Vice President, Chief Privacy Officer, Nationwide Insurance

10:15 - 10:45 AM             Networking Break

10:45 - 11:30 AM             Case Study: Managing Operational Risk Using FAIR

   Evan Wheeler, Director, Risk Management, MUFG Union Bank
   David Badanes, Cyber Program Director, AES
   David Musselwhite, Fmr. Team Leader, Enterprise Risk Management, Quicken Loans

11:30 - 12:00 PM            Unveiling What's Next at the FAIR Institute & Closing Remarks*

   Jack Jones, Chairman, The FAIR Institute
   Nick Sanna, President, The FAIR Institute

*Attendees are free to depart for lunch on their own, the airport and/or to explore Dallas, but are encouraged to stay for RSA Charge conveniently taking place, Oct. 17-19, at the same hotel. RSA Charge’s “Early Bird” ticket pricing discount conveys to FAIRCON17 attendees who sign up at any time to attend Charge. For those staying on for Introductory FAIR Training on-site, see below.


TUESDAY, October 17

12:00 - 1:00 PM          Hot Buffet Lunch

1:00 - 5:00 PM            Workshop-style FAIR Training

Attending RSA Charge as well? Don't miss out on their various events taking place this day, including an Evening Welcome Reception, 5-7 PM. 


WEDNESDAY, October 18

8:00 - 9:00 AM             Continental Breakfast

9:00 - 10:00 AM           Workshop-style FAIR Training

10:00 - 10:15 AM         Morning Snack Break

10:15 AM - 12:00 PM   Workshop-style FAIR Training

12:00 - 1:00 PM           Hot Buffet Lunch

1:00 - 3:30 PM             Workshop-style FAIR Training

3:30 - 4:00 PM             Afternoon Snack & Networking Break

4:00 - 5:00 PM             Workshop-style FAIR Training

Attending RSA Charge as well? Don’t miss out on their evening events this day, including a Special Event (TBD), 6-9pm.


THURSDAY, October 19

8:00 - 9:00 AM             Hot Buffet Breakfast

9:00 AM - 12:00 PM     Workshop-style FAIR Training Wrap-up

Attending RSA Charge as well? Don’t miss out on their various events this day, including: Lunch & Dessert; Breakout Sessions; and Archer “Super Session” where Jack Jones, the creator of FAIR, will be a guest speaker.