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The 4 Oct Synergy Forum in DC Can Help You Change The World

Bob Gourley

Thank you everyone who is engaging with us at our 4 Oct Synergy Forum in DC. What an incredible turnout. We can't share the signup list of attendees for obvious privacy reasons, but here is a gist: The event will be a gathering of some of most incredible, action-oriented thought leaders in America today. CIOs, CTOs, CISOs, Data Scientists, SES's, CEOs, Flag and General Officers are signed up to attend. And the speakers are awesome! They include the executive director of the President's Commission on Cybersecurity and even a Turing Award Winner.

Speakers Include:

  • General Bender, CIO of the Air Force;
  • Teresa Smetzer, Chief of Digital Futures, CIA;
  • James Turgal, Executive Assistant Director, FBI;
  • Kiersten Todt, Executive Director, Presidential Commission on Enhancing National Cybersecurity;
  • Marc Sachs, CSO, North American Electric Reliability Corporation (NERC);
  • David Bray, CIO of the FCC;
  • Dennis Gilbert, CISO of Exelon;
  • Kenneth Bible, Deputy C4, USMC;
  • Larry Larsen, CISO Apple Federal Credit Union;
  • Susan Lawrence, former CIO of the Army, now with Booz Allen;
  • Aaron Staryak, Associate Director of Security Intelligence for K&L Gates, and formerly with 1st Information Operations Command;
  • Ron Carback, Defense Intelligence Officer for Cyber;
  • Dev Shenoy, DoE CTO for Manufacturing Sector;
  • Paul Brubaker, Alliance for Transportation Innovation;
  • Jack Wilmer, Director of Infrastructure Development at DISA;
  • Josh Ray, Vice President, Cybersecurity Intelligence, Verisign;
  • Michael Stonebraker, Turing Award Winner, entrepreneur and visionary in the data/analytics field;
  • Roger Hockenberry, CEO, Cognitio;
  • Bob Flores, Partner, Cognitio
  • Jeremy King, President, Benchmark Executive Search;
  • Eric McAlpine, Momentum Partners VC;

If you are able to come please sign up before it is too late. It remains free to military and government. Others can take another 25% off the low registration fee by using the code cto25 at checkout. See http://thesynergyforum.com for more and to register.

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Bob Gourley writes on enterprise IT. He is a founder and partner at Cognitio Corp and publsher of CTOvision.com