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Work-Bench Security Summit 30 Sep in NYC: Invite-only, but here is how to get engaged and invited

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Work-Bench is a technology accelerator. Specifically they accelerate enterprise technologies, which makes them especially interesting. This group should be tracked closely by any enterprise technologist. Sign up for their newsletter here and follow them on Twitter at @work_bench.

Work-Bench articulates what they do like this:

We scale enterprise technology companies by providing community and workspace, connecting exceptional builders to Fortune 500 buyers, and co-investing in extraordinary founders tackling enormous markets.

Work-Bench holds frequent events designed to advance the state of enterprise technology, and is holding a half day security summit on 30 Sep in NYC.  This is an invite only event since seating is limited. But if you are an enterprise security professional we encourage you to look over the agenda and request an invite (hit the register button) at the link below.  When you register, use the discount code CTOVISION for a 40% discount. Work-bench will confirm that you are an enterprise technology professional and then complete the registration.

The agenda is at: http://www.work-bench.com/securitysummit and is captured below:


Tuesday, September 30th

8:30am – 1:00pm

Work-Bench Enterprise Security Summit is an invite-only, half-day security conference taking place in NYC, bringing together top security stakeholders from Fortune 1000s with later-stage and emerging startups to discuss security challenges, trends and solutions in the enterprise.

AGENDA

8:30am – 9:00am
Networking Breakfast & Kick-Off
9:00am – 9:20am
[Keynote] Gus Hunt – Former Chief Technology Officer, Central Intelligence Agency (CIA); President and CEO, Hunt Technology, LLC; Chief Cyber Strategist, TeraDact Solutions, Inc.
9:20am – 10:00am
[Panel] Current Challenges Facing F500 Security Teams
10:05am – 10:35am
[Panel] Protecting the Enterprise: The Human Element
10:40am – 11:00am
Coffee & Networking Break
11:05am – 11:35am
[Panel] Don’t Have A Big, Public Screwup: How To Do Cloud Right
11:40am – 12:10pm
[Presentations] Next-Gen Technologies from the Hottest Security Startups
12:15pm – 12:45pm
[Panel] What’s Next? Extrapolating from Customer Edge Cases
1:00pm
Event Close & Networking

Additional conference topics and agenda to follow.

SPONSORS & PARTNERS

Contact Jessica Lin for more information [email protected].

ABOUT

Work-Bench is an enterprise growth accelerator focused exclusively on enterprise technology in NYC. We connect enterprise startups disrupting big data, cloud, security, analytics and other corporate IT solutions with Fortune 500 companies. For more information, visit www.work-bench.com.

 

 

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