ISSA-LA Information Security Summit XII


Founder of; Award-Winning Global Threats Expert; Chilean American International TV Commentator; CNN Analyst; former Regional Counsel for Fortune 10 Company

Five-Time Tech CEO; Cyber Investor; Cybersecurity, AI, SaaS & ESG Analytics Markets M&A Advisor; Board Member; Keynote Speaker; Member of the Forbes CEO Council. Started Cybersecurity Titan Websense (now Forcepoint)

Globally-Recognized Physical Penetration Specialist with The CORE Group and the Director of Education for Red Team Alliance; Winner of the 2010 Best Book Bejtlich Read Award for Practical Lock Picking: A Physical Penetration Tester’s Training Guide

AON’s Chief of the Office for Cyber Solutions in Seattle (a/k/a Stroz Friedberg); former Microsoft Director of Intelligence of Cybercrime Center – Digital Crimes Unit; former COO at ODNI; founder of US Navy NCIS Cyber CI Program

Full-Day Training Workshops


(Intelligence, Law Enforcement, Legal, Accounting, Security, Technology, Academic, and Cyber Sectors)

ISSA-Los Angeles President

CEO, Security Advisors LLC, ISSA Distinguished Fellow & Honor Roll, Founder, Women in Security Forum

EY Managing Director, Assurance Services – Forensic & Integrity: fmr FBI Special Agent in Charge (NY Field Office) for Counterintelligence Division; fmr Section Chief of the Counterproliferation Center at FBI Headquarters

Partner at Winston & Strawn; Award-Winning fmr Career Federal Prosecutor & Chief of Intl. Narcotics, AML, & Racketeering Section, US Attorney’s Office – LA; fmr Liaison to DHS Security Joint Task Force-West (Border & Maritime Security)

FBI Supervisory Special Agent (SSA) – Cyber Division Liaison to National Cyber-Forensics & Training Alliance (NCFTA) in LA; fmr Cyber Counterintelligence Officer for US Department of the Army

Howard Reiss Chair & Associate Professor of Chemistry at University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA); former Assistant Professor of Computational Materials Science at Harvard University

Deputy Managing Director/Special Advisor to the Chairwoman at Federal Communications Commission (FCC) & Lecturer at UCLA Law School

International Television Personality; Sideline Reporter; CBS & FOX Sports Studio Host

Bureau Director of Fraud & Corruption Prosecutions at Los Angeles County District Attorney’s (LADA) Office

Senior Vice President, Chief Information Security Officer AEG

Independent Attorney & Expert Witness, specializing in anti-money laundering compliance; fmr FDIC Assistant General Counsel  – US Banking Regulator

Acting Special Agent in Charge of Homeland Security Investigations in Los Angeles at US Department of Homeland Security (DHS)

Vice President – Public Sector at Apex Technology Management; Assistant Chief of Police (retired) for City of Beverly Hills; fmr President at California Peace Officers’​ Association

Senior Cybersecurity Strategist VMware; fmr CISO at Microsoft and AT&T Wireless/Cingular

Bernard Global LLC; fmr EVP of Global Protection Services at Sony Pictures

Business Information Security Officer,
MGM Resorts International

Security Awareness Advocate
KnowBe4; Chapter President at ISC2 (Central Florida)

CISO at Cancer Treatment Centers of America, Inc.

Founder, CEO
Tiro Security

Senior Manager Threat Response Crowdstrike; fmr

Foley & Lardner LLP

CEO & President at T.E.N.

Founder and Executive Producer of CISO Series

Cofounder @ VULNERA

Foley & Lardner LLP

Cofounder @ VULNERA

Chief Security Officer, Democratic National Committee

Chief Marketing Officer, Seclore Technology

Chief Information Security Officer, LA County Public Health

CIO & CISO at Worldwide Environmental

Cybersecurity Consultant

The ISSA audience is the BEST audience. They love technical detail, but also enjoy high-level concepts.

Richard Stiennon, Chief Research Analyst, IT-Harvest
[ISSA Summit] is one of the largest regional and national events, nice diverse audience, and it attracts a lot of premier speakers.

Ira Winkler, CISSP, Chief Security Architect, Walmart

The ISSA-LA Summit training classes are a great value at a great venue. Excellent trainers love coming to the beach to share their expertise and enjoy the setting.

Richard Greenberg, President, ISSA-Los Angeles

The PREMIERE Event in SoCal!

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About ISSA Los Angeles (ISSA-LA)

ISSA-LA, the founding Chapter of the Information Systems Security Association in 1982, is the premier catalyst and information source in Southern California for improving the practice of information security. The Chapter provides various training classes for information Security and IT professionals throughout the year and at the Summit. ISSA-LA has a CISO Forum that meets quarterly at various companies throughout Southern California. The chapter meets monthly and regularly collaborates with other IT and InfoSec organizations, having joint meetings with ISACA, OWASP, the Cloud Security Alliance, HTCIA, and the Association of IT Professionals.

Liability Waiver and Release

I, the participant, acknowledge, appreciate, and agree that I am voluntarily undertaking participation in the ISSA-LA Security Summit, and that by doing so I assume all risk and take full responsibility for my own personal safety and well-being. I am fully aware that possible property damage, physical injury, illness or death may occur as a result of my participation in these events and activities. As well, I acknowledge that, as with the transmission of any communicable disease like a cold or the flu, I may be exposed to COVID-19, also known as “Coronavirus,” at any time or in any place and have evaluated my own personal health needs and concerns before registering for and attending the ISSA-LA Security Summit. I forever release the ISSA-LA, its directors, officers, employees, volunteers, agents, contractors, and representatives (collectively “Releases”) from any and all actions, claims, or demands that I, my family or heirs now have or may have in the future related to my participation in these activities.

Photo and Video Release

I agree and acknowledge that the ISSA-LA Security Summit plans to take photographs and video at the the ISSA-LA Security Summit and reproduce them in news or promotional material, whether in print, electronic or other media, including the the ISSA-LA Security Summit website. By participating in the ISSA-LA Security Summit, I grant ISSA-LA the right to use photographs for such purposes. I am aware this is a release of liability and rights of use related to photographs and video; a contract between myself and ISSA-LA. I have read, understand and agree to these terms and I am entering into this agreement of my own free will.