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Erich Kron is a veteran information security professional with over 18 years’ experience in the medical, aerospace manufacturing and defense fields. He is the former security manager for the 2nd Regional Cyber Center-Western Hemisphere and holds CISSP, CISSP-ISSAP, MCITP, CCENT and ITIL v3 certifications, among others. He has managed the technical integration and functional testing of multi-million-dollar enterprise level technology projects within the Department of Defense, as well as large military security programs. Erich has worked with information security professionals around the world to provide the tools, training and educational opportunities to succeed in the InfoSec industry.
Shawn E. Tuma
Partner, Cybersecurity Attorney, Scheef & Stone, L.L.P.
Shawn Tuma (@shawnetuma) is a business lawyer with an internationally recognized reputation in cybersecurity, computer fraud, and data privacy law. He is a Cybersecurity & Data Privacy Partner at Scheef & Stone, LLP, a full-service commercial law firm in Texas that represents businesses of all sizes throughout the United States and, through its Mackrell International network, around the world. Shawn is also the manager of the Business Cybersecurity Law Blog.
Director of Compliance, North American Bancard
Aliki Liadis-Hall is the Director of Compliance for North American Bancard, a payment processing organization headquartered in Troy, Michigan. Aliki brings over thirteen years of compliance and risk experience in the payment acquiring industry and is responsible for developing PCI DSS programs, managing merchant and third party agent compliance, as well as creating, testing and administering policies and procedures aimed at protecting all parties involved in the process of accepting payments. She currently serves as a vice president for the Merchant Acquirers’ Committee, an organization focused on education and information sharing regarding threats to the payment industry. Aliki has a Bachelor’s of Arts degree in English from Oakland University.
Executive Director & President, Online Trust Alliance
Craig is the Executive Director and President of the Online Trust Alliance, a charitable non-profit with the mission to enhance online trust while promoting innovation and the importance of self-regulation. Craig is a recognized authority on trust and the convergence of privacy, security and marketing promoting responsible privacy practices, balanced public policy and data stewardship. Craig frequently briefs members of Congress and international policy makers driving awareness of best practices by both the public and private sectors and importance of internet governance. Prior to OTA, Craig spent over a decade at Microsoft driving development of brand protection, anti-spam, anti-phishing and privacy enabling technologies.