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Health IT Cybersecurity Summit

  • SecureSet 3801 Franklin Street Denver, CO 80205 (map)

Health IT Cybersecurity Summit

From the leaders of Colorado's information security and digital health communities, the Health IT Cybersecurity Summit presents a series of technical panels on information security in healthcare and digital health enterprises. More than a conference for cybersecurity professionals, this Summit is designed for the enterprise managers relying on secure information systems to deliver transformative healthcare.

Panel discussions and tracks provide indepth analysis of cybersecurity risks to operations, healthcare efficacy and business strategy within the healthcare ecosystem. Attendees will learn what actions providers, insurers, enterprises and entrepreneurs can take to protect the confidentiality, integrity and availability of systems and solutions that serve the patient. Each panel features regional experts in the cybersecurity, healthcare, health IT and enterprise domains.

Who Attends: 
Chief Executive Officers in Healthcare & Digital Health
Chief Information Officers & Chief Technology Officers
Compliance Professionals
Cybersecurity Professionals
IoT Entrepreneurs & Device Manufacturers
Digital Health Enterprises / Startups
Security Management Consultants
Security Architects / Risk Managers


8:30AM-5:15PM | THURSDAY, APRIL 14, 2016

Your ticket includes all sessions, lunch and refreshments, and a Happy Hour thanks to support from our Hospitality Sponsor, Zayo!

8:30AM OPENING REMARKS Making Colorado #1 in secure digital healthcare delivery.
Deborah Blyth, Chief Information Security Officer, State of Colorado
With Summit Partners: Alex Kreilein, Chief Technology Officer, SecureSet; Jeffrey Nathanson, CEO,Prime Health; Michael Semmens, Chairman, WCX

9:00AM HEALTHCARE INFORMATION THREATS Discover the actors, motivations and emerging types of security attacks common within the healthcare and digital health communities.
Chris Calvert, Security Entrepreneur & Former Director of Solutions Innovation at Hewlett Packard, LinkedIn
Eric Klonowski, Threat Intelligence, Webroot

Dan Paoletti, CEO, Ohio Health Information Partnership
Aaron Shaha, Vice President of Threat Operations, root9b

10:00-10:10 Short Break

10:15AM INFORMATION VULNERABILITIES Research and experience-based insight into specific targets and vulnerabilities within healthcare networks, systems and devices. Includes security of embedded systems, communications networks and databases.
Serge Borso, CEO, SpyderSec
Steve Kosten, Security Consultant, Cypress Data Defense
Chris Martinez, Chief Information Security Officer, Aetna
Laura Strope, Software Engineer, Medtronic

11:30AM ACTIONABLE MITIGATION STRATEGIES Defensive strategies, including the tools, methods and mechanisms to effectively prevent security attacks. Secure software development, infrastructure security, compliance, technology-based solutions, operational tactics, and more.
Moderated by: Alex Kreilein, CTO, SecureSet
Howard Haile, VP/Chief Information Security Officer, SCL Health System
Rob Randell, Director Systems Engineering, Networking & Security Business Unit, VMWare
Autumn Salama, Director of Solutions Management, Zayo Cloud

12:30PM Lunch w/ Special Guest, Dave Jones, CTO of Zayo Group
Catering by Modern Market

1:30PM SECURITY FOR DIGITAL HEALTH STARTUPS Security risks and technical best practices specific to digital health entrepreneurs.
Moderated by: Mike Biselli, President of Catalyst HTI
Mike Fleck, CEO, CipherPoint
David Gold, Managing Director, Access Venture Partners
David Kruger, VP Support, Absio
Frank Ricotta, Managing Partner, BurstIQ

Mark Turnage, CEO, OWL Cybersecurity

2:30PM IMPROVING HEALTHCARE OPERATIONS Budgeting, staffing, training and educating for security compliance and best practices within digital healthcare organizations.
Joe Bonnell, Founder & CEO, Alchemy Security
Francisco Donoso, DevOps Security Engineer, SendGrid
Tim Hampton, Cyber Security Engineer/Senior Associate, Booz Allen Hamilton
Trent Hein, Co-founder & Co-CEO, AppliedTrust

3:30-3:40 Short Break

3:45PM ADDRESSING BUSINESS RISK Understanding financial, reputational, human and product deployment/IP risks from the experts in risk management.
Moderated By: Michael Semmens, President, Imprimis & Board Chair, WCX
Stephen Bates, Principal in National Tax Practice, Ernst & Young
Tom Glaser, Healthcare Solutions Architect, Coalfire
DJ McArthur, Data Security Supervisor, Centura Health
Tom Weins, Board Member, WCX

Phil Wong, Solutions Engineer, GBprotect

4:45PM CLOSING REMARKS with Prime Health, SecureSet, WCX, leaders in Colorado’s digital health and information security communities.



Earlier Event: February 18
SnowFROC 2016