Cyber Security Specialists to Speak at Digital River Globalocity 2012
Apr 11, 2012 (Close-Up Media via COMTEX) --
Digital River will host cyber security specialists at the Digital River Globalocity commerce conference.
According to a release, Globalocity, which is expected to draw business visionaries, industry analysts, global commerce executives and senior professionals from the U.S., Europe and Asia, will take place May 14-16, at the JW Marriott L.A. LIVE Hotel in Los Angeles, Calif.
The Globalocity experience will provide attendees with insights into some of today's most pressing global commerce topics, ranging from social and mobile commerce, to the digital marketplace, security, the cloud and online geographies. Registrations can be made through the event website at goglobalocity.com.
During the conference, security authorities will participate in a session titled, "Current and Emerging Cyber Threats, A Security Panel," which will focus on some of the biggest cyber threats affecting online businesses. Scheduled on Tuesday, May 15, at 10:50 a.m. PDT, the panel will discuss what the government, companies and research institutions are doing to address these threats, both domestically and internationally.
Moderated by Dyann Bradbury, president of InfraGard National Members Alliance and director of IT compliance at Digital River, the security panel will include:
-James Norton, executive, General Dynamics: Norton is an executive with the Fortune 100 corporation General Dynamics.
-Rob Pate, vice president for cybersecurity, Science Applications International Corp.: Pate has held numerous security executive positions in the private sector and with the federal government.
-Phyllis Schneck, vice president and chief technology officer, McAfee: Dr. Schneck is chief technology officer for public sector at McAfee.
-Mark Wood, product manager, cloud security, Dell SecureWorks: Wood is responsible for managed security services relating to cloud security at Dell SecureWorks.
"These security-focused sessions led by leading authorities will provide Globalocity attendees with unique insights into some of the most critical threats facing online business leaders today," said Joel Ronning, Digital River's CEO. "This impressive lineup represents just a sample of the caliber of the commerce program that attendees can expect to find at Globalocity. We intend for Globalocity to be the annual event where industry influencers meet to discuss and impact the future of commerce."
Digital River, a revenue growth corporation in global cloud commerce, builds and manages online businesses for software and game publishers, consumer electronics manufacturers, distributors, online retailers and affiliates.
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