Dinner for Detroit IT Leaders

Cyber Risk Management: Bringing Security to the Boardroom


Wed, August 14, 2024


5:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. ET

CISOs, CTOs, CIOs, and Cyber Risk professionals, join us for a night of risk conversations. We’ll discuss the importance of risk-based cybersecurity and ways to address them as a type of business risk, understood by CFOs and CEOs. These risks include financial, reputational, operational, productivity, and regulatory risks, all of which are impacted by cyber risks.


5:00 PM ET Welcome Reception and Arrivals with Refreshments

6:00 PM ET Leadership Discussion

  • Introduction (5 mins)
    The peer executive will engage the audience for brief introductions and discuss the format and key takeaways from the guided interaction conversation and dinner discussions.
  • Guided Interactive Conversation (25 mins) – In an era marked by increasingly sophisticated cyber threats and their rapid pace, the imperativeness to comprehend, gauge, and articulate cyber risk spanning both cloud and on-premise environments has reached a paramount level for ensuring operational resilience and informed decision-making. This guided discussion aims to delve into the intricacies of communication hurdles encountered in the pursuit of project endorsements from the board, as well as in fostering collaboration with IT Security and Security Operations teams to enact robust security protocols.
    • Detecting and responding to cyber threats faster
    • Understanding, prioritizing, and mitigating risk
    • Securing your borderless workforce
    • Security predictions for 2024 and beyond
  • Open Forum Discussion (30 mins) – This discussion will be based on the list of challenges discussed already and will take the format of group brainstorming and open discussion to come up with suggestions and solutions to common challenges at the executive level.

7:15 PM ET Dinner Service

9:00 PM ET Conclusion

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About Trend Micro

Trend Micro can help manage cyber risks by enabling quantifiable risk measurement for prioritizing security spending and validating investments. Security leaders face challenges in internal and board communications, summarizing readiness against threats, understanding effectiveness of teams and controls, ensuring regulatory compliance, managing data sovereignty, and selecting appropriate frameworks for reporting and benchmarking. Trend Micro provides solutions to these challenges, supporting effective communication within organizations around attack surface risk management.