Breakout Sessions

MPOWER 18 will feature a comprehensive agenda packed with targeted, highly technical breakouts. You’re guaranteed to gain valuable, tangible knowledge to help you maximize your security solutions and tackle today’s greatest security challenges.

Track Sessions

MPOWER 18 features targeted, highly technical sessions. Breakouts will offer insights and best practices to help you optimize your security and compliance initiatives. See below for track titles and descriptions.

TRACK 1
Advances in Threat Defense

Celeste Fralick, Chief Data Scientist, McAfee
Lynda Grindstaff, Sr. Director, McAfee
Jon King, Sr. Principal Engineer, McAfee
Carl Woodward, Principal Engineer, McAfee
Eric Wuehler, Principal Engineer, McAfee
Wednesday, 8:00 AM - 9:15 AM
Morey Haber, CTO, BeyondTrust
Britton Spagnuolo, Sr. Manager, Channel Marketing, BeyondTrust
Wednesday, 1:30 PM - 2:20 PM
Robert Leong, Director, McAfee Office of the CTO / Labs, McAfee
Joel Spurlock, Architect, McAfee
Wednesday, 2:30 PM - 3:20 PM
Celeste Fralick, Chief Data Scientist, McAfee
Sherin Mathews, Data Scientist, McAfee
Wednesday, 3:40 PM - 4:30 PM
Celeste Fralick, Chief Data Scientist, McAfee
Thursday, 8:00 AM - 9:15 AM
James Foster, Chairman & CEO, ZeroFOX
Mike Price, Chief Technology Officer, ZeroFOX
Thursday, 1:00 PM - 1:50 PM
asheer malhotra, Security Researcher, McAfee
Thursday, 2:00 PM - 2:50 PM
Chris Cole, Sr Director - Security Architecture, McAfee
Thursday, 3:10 PM - 4:00 PM
Joseph Harten, Director Technology Security, AT&T
Thursday, 4:10 PM - 5:00 PM

TRACK 2
CISO

John Felker, DHS NCCIC Director, DHS
Trent Teyama, Head of the FBI Cyber Branch, FBI
Patrick Flynn, Head, Advanced Programs Group, McAfee
Raj Samani, McAfee Chief Scientist, McAfee
Wednesday, 1:30 PM - 2:20 PM
Levone Campbell, Cyber Team Lead\Incident Coordiantor, Aramco Services Company
Wednesday, 2:30 PM - 3:20 PM
Rex Tolman, Sr. Dir Enterprise Security, Kforce, Inc.
Wednesday, 3:40 PM - 4:30 PM
Torben Jorgensen, VP, Information Security & Risk Management, Vestas Wind Systems
Thursday, 1:00 PM - 1:50 PM
Joseph Fiorella, Regional Solutions Architect, McAfee
Thursday, 2:00 PM - 2:50 PM
John Fokker, Head of Cyber Investigations, McAfee
Thursday, 3:10 PM - 4:00 PM
Scott Raymond, Executive Director - Information Technology, MemorialCare Health
Bin Du, Principal Architect, McAfee
Thursday, 4:10 PM - 5:00 PM

TRACK 3
Cloud Security

Bob Bruce, Assistant Vice President, US Bank
Amit Chakrabarty, Product Manager, McAfee
Wednesday, 8:00 AM - 9:15 AM
Sekhar Sarukkai, VP Engineering, McAfee
Shitij Suneja, Sr. Systems Engineer, McAfee
Ryan Wuensch, Technical Director for NSP, McAfee
Wednesday, 8:00 AM - 9:15 AM
Les Ottolenghi, CIO Caesars Entertainment, Caesars Entertainment
Rajiv Gupta, SVP, Cloud, McAfee
Wednesday, 1:30 PM - 2:20 PM
Anand Ramanathan, VP, Product Management, McAfee
Wednesday, 1:30 PM - 2:20 PM
Sekhar Sarukkai, VP Engineering, McAfee
Christiaan Beek, Sr Principal Engineer, McAfee
Raj Samani, McAfee Chief Scientist, McAfee
Wednesday, 2:30 PM - 3:20 PM
Barry Suskind, Sr.Director, FINRA
Amit Chakrabarty, Product Manager, McAfee
Wednesday, 3:40 PM - 4:30 PM
Brook Schoenfield, Principal Engineer, McAfee
Thursday, 8:00 AM - 9:15 AM
Matthew Reat, Program Manager, Microsoft
Thursday, 1:00 PM - 1:50 PM
Eric Boerger, Enterprise Technology Specialist, Enterprise Solution Architect, McAfee
Thursday, 1:00 PM - 1:50 PM
Kasuhik Narayan, VP, Engineering, McAfee
Thursday, 4:10 PM - 5:00 PM
Anand Ramanathan, VP, Product Management, McAfee
Thursday, 4:10 PM - 5:00 PM

TRACK 4
Data Protection & GDPR

Paul Lindsey, IT Principle, Cigna
Greg Zalinski, Network Security Engineering and Operations, Cigna
Michael Schneider, Lead Product Manager - Web Protection, McAfee
Wednesday, 8:00 AM - 9:15 AM
Carrie Laskowski, VP DLP Engineering, US Bank
Julia Nolan, VP DLP Program, US Bank
Keith Page, Sales Engineer, McAfee
Wednesday, 1:30 PM - 2:20 PM
Jeff Ebeling, SE Specialist Web Protection, McAfee
Tom Bryant, Technical Director, McAfee
Wednesday, 2:30 PM - 3:20 PM
Didier Thizy, VP, Cloud Security, TITUS
William Frauly, Cyber Security Engineer, Xcel Energy
Flora Garcia , Sr. Attorney, Privacy/Security, McAfee
Roy Kamp, CEUR Attorney, McAfee
Simon Lorrimer-Roberts, Technical Program Manager assigned to GDPR, McAfee
Wednesday, 3:40 PM - 4:30 PM
Shlomi Zrahia, Software Engineer/Product Manager, McAfee
Christian MacDonald, Systems Integration Consultant, McAfee
Thursday, 1:00 PM - 1:50 PM
Assaf Almaz, Director of Engineering, McAfee
Graham Clarke, Director of Product Management, McAfee
Thursday, 2:00 PM - 2:50 PM
Peter Neal, Engineering Manager, McAfee
Gary Ulaner, Group Product Manager - Data Protection, McAfee
Thursday, 3:10 PM - 4:00 PM
John Felker, DHS NCCIC Director, DHS
Trent Teyama, Head of the FBI Cyber Branch, FBI
Thomas Gann, Chief Public Policy Officer, McAfee
Thursday, 4:10 PM - 5:00 PM

TRACK 5
Endpoint Security

Guillermo Colsani, ENS Engineer Manager, McAfee
Marcos Oviedo, SW Architect, McAfee
Wednesday, 8:00 AM - 9:15 AM
Christian Klim, Systems Manager, Procter & Gamble
Nosa Obasohan, Product Manager, McAfee
Wednesday, 8:00 AM - 9:15 AM
Paul Luetje, Enterprise Technology Specialist, McAfee
Wednesday, 2:30 PM - 3:20 PM
Josh Vanderpool, Cyber Security Advisor - Endpoint Security, FedEx
Kyle Wood, Cyber Security Consultant, McAfee
Wednesday, 3:40 PM - 4:30 PM
Jason VanBerkom, Endpoint Security Manager, 3M
Keith Page, Sales Engineer, McAfee
Thursday, 8:00 AM - 9:15 AM
David Barron, Cyber Security Manager, GM Financial
Chandan Kundapur, Product Manager, McAfee
Ted Pan, Technical Marketing Engineer, McAfee
Thursday, 8:00 AM - 9:15 AM
Shitij Suneja, Sr. Systems Engineer, McAfee
Thursday, 8:00 AM - 9:15 AM
Chris Trudel, Global Technical Director, Cyber Security Engineer, CSAA
Briana Farro, Software Sales Engineer, McAfee
Thursday, 1:00 PM - 1:50 PM
Michael Glotfelty, HBSS Team Lead, Cloudburst Security
Susan Poston, Endpoint Security Engineer, Cloudburst Security
Scott Culbertson, Professional Services Consultant, McAfee
Thursday, 2:00 PM - 2:50 PM
Nathan Jenniges, Senior Director, Endpoint Client Products, McAfee
Thursday, 3:10 PM - 4:00 PM

TRACK 6
Evolve Your Security Operations

Justin Grider, Cyber Security Engineer II, Mercy Health
Brian Kile, SE, McAfee
Michael Logan, Software Sales Engineer, McAfee
Wednesday, 8:00 AM - 9:15 AM
Yuval Illuz, EGM - Chief Information Security and Trust Officer, Commonwealth Bank of Australia
Wayne Anderson, Enterprise Security Architect, McAfee
Mo Cashman, Enterprise Security Architect, McAfee
Jason Rolleston, Vice President, McAfee
Josh Thurston, Manager, Security Operations Center, McAfee
Wednesday, 8:00 AM - 9:15 AM
Brian Trombley, Sr Director, Product Management, McAfee
Terry Stuart, ETS Manager, McAfee
Wednesday, 1:30 PM - 2:20 PM
Mo Cashman, Enterprise Security Architect, McAfee
Martin Ohl, Solution Architect, McAfee
Wednesday, 2:30 PM - 3:20 PM
Gabriel Infante-Lopez, Principal Engineer, McAfee
Matias Leandro Marenchino, Software Engineer, McAfee
Randy Kersey, Product Manager, McAfee
Wednesday, 3:40 PM - 4:30 PM
Stephan Jou, CTO, Interset
Nina Smith, Product Manager, McAfee
Thursday, 1:00 PM - 1:50 PM
Mike Epplin, Regional Specialist - ESM, MI, MBA, McAfee
Richard Hart, Regional Specialist - ESM, MI, MBA, Enterprise Technology Specialist, McAfee
Thursday, 2:00 PM - 2:50 PM
Michael Lawson, ATD, Enterprise Technology Specialist, McAfee
Paul Luetje, Enterprise Technology Specialist, McAfee
Thursday, 3:10 PM - 4:00 PM

TRACK 7
Security Management And Collaboration

Tammy Smith, Cyber Security Analyst - Endpoint Security, FedEx
Alan Kaplan, Principal Engineer / DXL Architect, McAfee
Jon Provancher, Operations Specialist, McAfee
Wednesday, 8:00 AM - 9:15 AM
Earl Duby, CISO, Lear
Rick Blanch, Manager - Software Sales Engineer, McAfee
Wednesday, 1:30 PM - 2:20 PM
Belay Tekalign, Program Manager, CACI
Ken Hlavacek, Director of Cyber Security, Maryland Department of Transportation
Manu Bakshi, Principal, ServBeyond Solutions LLC
Aaron Baker, Senior Professional Services Consultant, McAfee
Wednesday, 2:30 PM - 3:20 PM
Naveen Chakrapani, Product Manager, McAfee
Ted Pan, Technical Marketing Engineer, McAfee
Sumant Vashisth, Director of Engineering, McAfee
Wednesday, 3:40 PM - 4:30 PM
Steen Pedersen, Principal Architect, McAfee
Art Zeigler, Principal Engineer, McAfee
Thursday, 8:00 AM - 9:15 AM
Don Hanson, Engineering Director, McAfee
Darren Thomas, Senior Product Manager, McAfee
Thursday, 1:00 PM - 1:50 PM
Ben Cody, VP, McAfee
Joseph Petrocelli, Director, Product Management, McAfee
Thursday, 2:00 PM - 2:50 PM
Marvin Smith Jr, Product Development Engineer, McAfee
Thursday, 4:10 PM - 5:00 PM

Targeted Group Meetings

Arrive early to participate in the very popular Targeted Group Meetings (TGMs)! The meetings are built around specific topics and are designed to allow you to network with your peers and to meet directly with key product managers, engineers and developers. You’ll learn what’s on deck at McAfee, get hands on with product prototypes and hear what the future may hold. This is your chance to learn from your peers and offer your insights to help mold the future of McAfee. These targeted sessions will be offered at MPOWER 18 on Tuesday, October 16.

CPE Credits for MPOWER 18

CPE Credits for MPOWER 18 (ISC)2® Type "A" CPEs are awarded to (ISC)2® members for activities which are directly related to the Domains of the CISSP.

CPEs are awarded at the rate of one CPE per hour of activity for information security events. As an official (ISC)2® CPE Submitter, McAfee can submit CPEs for you after MPOWER 18. Please provide your (ISC)2® member number and your first and last name to pamela_granlund@mcafee.com, and your CPEs will be submitted to (ISC)2®. The cut-off to submit through McAfee is December 31, 2018.

MPOWER ATTENDEES: Create your Own Agenda

You will be able to map out your daily schedule of sessions and events you most want to attend through the MPOWER 18 My Event site by entering your registration login information and then clicking on "My Schedule" to create your personalized agenda.

When the Mobile App is available, you will be able to view your agenda on your mobile device.