Global Resilience Federation (GRF) Summit

Starts:  Sep 30, 2019 12:00 AM (ET)
Ends:  Oct 3, 2019 12:00 AM (ET)

The Global Resilience Federation (GRF) Summit will be held at Lansdowne Resort & Spa in Leesburg, VA, beginning September 30 through October 2. The goals of the Summit are to increase awareness of security best practices, create an opportunity for collaboration across companies and sectors, and provide a forum for industry leaders to share their expertise. Representatives from several sectors will be in attendance, including, financial services, healthcare, oil and natural gas, retail and hospitality, water, professional services, electric utilities and IT.  


The Legal Services Information Sharing and Analysis Organization (LS-ISAO) will hold its Annual Meeting at the Summit on Monday, September 30. Please note, you do not need to be a member of the LS-ISAO to attend GRF sessions and/or LS-ISAO open sessions. Please direct questions to


REGISTER HERE or visit and go to the Summit tab to learn more.


Some of our 2019 Speakers:

The Honorable Mike Rogers- Former Chairman, House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence/National Security Commentator, CNN

Jim Routh- CISO, MassMutual

David Batz- Senior Director, Cyber & Infrastructure Security, Edison Electric Institute

Luis Toledo- Operational Risk Consultant, Wells Fargo

Jill Morganwalp- Principal Security Assurance, E*TRADE

Hunter Ferguson- Partner, Stoel Rives LLP

Jacob Maenner- Senior Security Risk & Governance Analyst, Exelon

Vince Fitzpatrick- Cyber Risk Program Manager, Christiana Care Health System

Brian Harrell- Assistant Secretary, U.S. Department of Homeland Security

Matthew McMahon- Product Security Expert, Siemens Healthineers

Bernie McGuinness- IT Vendor Assessor Lead, Campbell's Soup

Travis Moran- Vice President, Welund North America

Teresa Burton- Risk & Controls Manager, Ally Financial

Rhonda Cook- Chief Risk Officer, SEI Investments

Matthew Welling- Counsel, Crowell & Moring LLP

Kate Growley- Counsel, Crowell & Moring LLP

Andy Keiser- Principal, Navigators Global

John Grim- Senior Manager, Verizon Threat Research Advisory Center

Jason Zellmer- Senior Director, Third Party Risk, Global Security, CVS Health/Aetna

Rick Howard- Chief Security Officer, Palo Alto Networks

Amera McCoy- Manager, Vendor Risk Management, CME Group

Jamil Jaffer- Founder & Executive Director, National Security Institute, George Mason University Antonin Scalia Law School

Melissa Hersh- Risk & Strategy Consultant, Hersh Consulting, LLC

Susan Prince- Lead Cybersecurity Engagement Strategist , NIST/NCCoE

Rita Bush- Assistant Director of National Intelligence for Private Sector, U.S. Office of the Director of National Intelligence

Denise Anderson- President, Health ISAC

Faye Francy- Executive Director, Automotive ISAC

Scott Algeier, Executive Director, IT-ISAC

Jill Czerwinksi- Partner, Crowe LLP

Jack Jones- Chairman, FAIR Institute

Marc Sachs- Chief Security Officer, Pattern Computer

Julie Gaiaschi- Team Leader Third Party Security, Wellmark BCBS

Jon Ehret- Manager, Third Party Cyber Assurance, BlueCross BlueShield of Western NY

Bruce Potter- CISO, Expel




*LS-ISAO Annual Member Meeting

Kickoff Reception



Keynote: The Honorable Mike Rogers

Cyber, Physical & Geopolitical Security Sessions

Third-Party Risk Management Sessions

Dinner & Networking Party



Keynote: Jim Routh

Third-Party Risk Management Sessions

Evening Gathering at Coton & Rye Bar



Post-Summit Third Party Risk Certification Class hosted by Shared Assessments

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Lansdowne Resort & Spa
44050 Woodridge Pkwy
Leesburg, VA 20176



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