Grand Hyatt Seattle
Grand Hyatt Seattle, 721 Pine St, Seattle, WA 98101, USA

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Event Date Wed Dec 11 PST (almost 2 years ago)
In your timezone (EDT): Wed Dec 11 8:00pm - Wed Dec 11 8:00pm
Location Grand Hyatt Seattle
721 Pine St, Seattle, WA 98101, USA
Region Americas

Join us for the Executive Summit, combining unparalleled networking with peer-driven content and insights from dynamic thought leaders.

As the Governing Body, we craft the agenda to address innovative, real-world solutions to our top challenges, from digital transformation to board engagement and keeping the organization secure — ensuring an invaluable experience for every CIO and CISO who attends.

We bring together the brightest minds in technology through our invitation-only gathering. Walk away enlightened, energized and emboldened to put new ideas to work in your organization, and to strengthen our role as leaders across all industries.


2019 Speakers


Saad Bashir
CTO, City of Seattle

Lutz Beck
CIO, Daimler Trucks North America

Kelli Burns
VP & CISO, Symetra

Michael Carr
VP IS Technology & CISO, Legacy Health Systems

Jay Chaudhry
CEO, Chairman & Founder, Zscaler, Inc.

John Criddle
Director of Infrastructure & Security, Lithia Motors Inc.

Julie Ellis
VP, Information Security Architecture, The Walt Disney Company

Dave Estlick
CISO, Starbucks Coffee Company

Jesper Frederiksen
VP CIO, Mars Petcare

Wolf Goerlich
Advisory CISO, Duo Security

Gary Gooden
CISO, Seattle Children's

Phillip Hayes
Manager, Cloud Security, Tenable

Karen Holmes
Vice President, IT Compliance & CISO, True Blue

Syed Hussain
CIO, Oregon State Lottery

Charu Jain
VP & CIO, Alaska Air Group, Inc.

Ronald Jimerson
CISO, Port of Seattle

Lily Ley

Will Longman
CISO, Blue Origin

Charles "Chuck" Markarian

John Matthews
CIO, ExtraHop

B.J. Moore
Executive Vice President & CIO, Providence St. Joseph Health

Sean Murphy
SVP, CISO, Boeing Employees' Credit Union

Jim Phelps
Director of Enterprise Architecture & Strategy, University of Washington

Deena Pierott
Founding Member, Black Women STEM 2.0

Keith Rayle
Strategist, Fortinet, Inc.

Laurent Rotival
SVP, Strategic Technology Solutions & CIO, Cambia Health Solutions

Neal Roylance
Director of Operations, RiskRecon

Jonathan Sposato
Chairman & Co-Founder, Geekwire

T.R. Srikanth
CIO, Banfield Pet Hospital

JR Tietsort
CISO, Darktrace

Brett Wahlin
CISO, Amazon Prime VideoAmazon

Ravi Waran
VP & CIO, Clearwater Paper Corporation

James Weaver
CIO, State of Washington

Lisa Wernli
EVP & CIO, Car Toys, Inc. and Wireless Advocates

Michael Wodka
Senior Principal, Advisory, Gartner


Brian Abrahamson
CIO, Pacific Northwest National Laboratory

Anja Canfield-Budde
Associate Vice President, Information Management, University of Washington

Darren Challey
CISO, Amazon Fulfillment & Operations, Amazon

Dave Estlick
CISO, Starbucks Coffee Company

Charles Markarian

Sponsors & Partners

2019 Sponsors

• ExtraHop
• Fortinet
• Nutanix
• RiskRecon
• Zscaler

• Attivo Networks®
• Duo Security
• Tanium
• Tenable®, Inc.
• Workday

• Armis
• BlackBerry Cylance
• Computacenter
• CrowdStrike™
• Darktrace
• Espressive
• Silver Peak
• T-Mobile for Business
• Udacity
• Varonis