September 14 – 16, 2022

Peak Cyber Symposium & Cybersecurity Summit

September 15 - 16, 2022
8:00 am – 4:00 pm

DoubleTree by Hilton
Colorado Springs, CO

$20

The Pikes Peak Small Business Development Center has partnered with the Information Systems Security Association (ISSA) – Colorado Springs Chapter to co-host the newly rebranded “12th Annual Peak Cyber Symposium & Cybersecurity Summit for Small Businesses!” The event is designed to further educate cybersecurity, information management, information technology, communications professionals and small business owners by providing a platform to explore some of today’s most pressing cybersecurity threats, remediation strategies and best practices.

September 14: Capture the Flag and Hiring Event 
Not required to attend but is available as an option as is complimentary.

September 15 – 16: 12th Annual Peak Cyber & Cybersecurity Summit
8-4 pm BOTH Days – two-day conference with hundreds in attendance! Largest in Southern Colorado! Keynotes & SME Speakers & Panel Sessions – Over 25 to choose from!

Wednesday, September 14

10:00 am – 3:00 pm Capture the Flag (CTF)
2:00 – 5:00 pm Cyber Career Fair/Hiring Event sponsored by Cleared Careers

Thursday, September 15

7:00 – 8:20 am Registration & Exhibits Open
8:20 – 9:15 am Opening Announcements & Opening Keynote
Dr. Ron Ross | Fellow, National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST)
9:30 – 10:15 am Gene Yoo | CEO, Resecurity Solarwind Cybersecurity for Insurance

Heather McBroom

Cybersecurity insurance is a new and emerging industry. Companies that purchase cybersecurity insurance today are considered early adopters. Cybersecurity policies can change from one month to the next, given the dynamic and fluctuating nature of the associated cyber-risks. Unlike well-established insurance plans, underwriters of cybersecurity insurance policies have limited data to formulate risk models to determine insurance policy coverages, rates and premiums.
Why You Should Pick a Cyber-Wise Business Partner

Panelists:
  • Gretchen Bliss, Moderator
  • Mark Bittle
  • Shawn Murray
  • Forrest Senti
10:30 – 11:15 am Bill Hargreaves | CTO, CIS, Secure Elastic Cyber 101

Rodney Gullette

Are you totally lost after you turn on your computer? Are you worried about the security of the computers you use for your business? You should be. The best weapon against a cyber attack is knowledge. Utilize the most up to date knowledge to help you make your business more secure.
Why You Should Pick a Cyber-Wise Business Partner

Panelists:
  • Gretchen Bliss, Moderator
  • Mark Bittle
  • Shawn Murray
  • Forrest Senti
11:15 am – 12:15 pm TBA Angela Condon, Western Governors University Cybersecurity on a Shoestring: 10 Simple Cyber Solutions for Any Business in Any Industry

Mark Spencer
The Internet of Vulnerable Things

Al Ortiz
12:15 – 1:15 pm Lunch
1:15 – 2:00 pm Keynote Speaker
Dr. Dale W. Meyerrose | Major General, U.S. Air Force Retired | President, MeyerRose Group
2:15 – 3:00 pm Lt Col Heo | USCYBERCOM/J3 TBA Integrating Cybersecurity In Your Software Development

Shawn Murray | President & CEO, Murray Security Services
Jen Kurtz
3:15 – 4:00 pm TBA TBA 2022 Federal, State & Local Cybersecurity Updates

Forrest Senti
The Digitized Society: What Working In a Connected World Means for Your Busiess

Chris Gorog
4:10 – 5:00 pm Closing Keynote
Dr. Shawn P. Murray | President & CEO, Murray Security Services

Friday, September 16

7:30 – 8:20 am Registration & Exhibits Open
8:20 – 9:15 am Opening Announcements & Opening Keynote
Deborah Blyth | Executive Public Sector Strategist, CrowdStrike
9:30 – 10:15 am Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI, Denver Office TBA SCADA and Control Systems

Wally Magda
The International Bad Actors of Cyber

Dr. Shawn Murray | President & CEO, Murray Security Services
10:30 – 11:15 am Todd Cronin | CEO, RYU TEAM Jordan "Cancer" Scott | Cyber Solutions Architect, Parsons Corporation Step Zero of Business Continuity Planning - RISK

Trent Bunnell
How To Recover from a Breach

Al Ortiz
11:30 am – 12:30 pm Chad Eckles | Cloud Security Consulting, CrowdStrike | Operations Officer, Navy Cryptologic Warfare, U.S. Navy Reserve TBA HIPAA: Do You Need To Care about It?

Gretchen Bliss
Understanding Cybersecurity on Point of Sale Platforms

Shawn Murray | President & CEO, Murray Security Services
12:15 – 1:15 pm Lunch
1:15 – 2:00 pm Keynote Speaker
Dr. Erin M. (Chmel Miller | Executive Director, Space ISAC
2:15 – 3:00 pm Laura (Francis) Harder | Cloud Solutions Architecture & Technical Strategic, WMware | Flight Commander, 53d Network Operations Squadron, U.S. Air Force Reserve Rob Carson | Founder & CEO, Semper Sec Cyber Hygiene Check with UCCS & NCC Integrating Cybersecurity In Your Software Development

Joseph Cheung
3:15 – 4:00 pm Closing Keynote
United States Space Force (USSF)
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