Building a Higher Ed Security Program from Scratch

Tuesday, May 05 | 4:15PM–5:15PM | Conrad B, Second Floor
Session Type: Professional Development
This session will share the building blocks of establishing an enterprise security program from scratch from the viewpoint of the chief information security officer in charge of securing the higher ed institution. Symantec will initially frame the discussion around five key principles to building a security program to establish a baseline for the discussion. The CISO will discuss the institution's methodology (business buy-in, resource alignment and communication strategy, and cyber tooling decisions).

Outcomes: Obtain strategic direction from peers building a cybersecurity program * Obtain industry best practice from a cybersecurity leader * Collaborate with peers and share practices


  • Renault Ross

    Chief Strategist, NortonLifeLock Inc.