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Media Alert: HITRUST® 2018 Annual Conference Announces Speaker Lineup of Information Security and Privacy Industry Luminaries


a leading security and privacy standards development and certification
organization, today announced the speaker
and track sessions for its anticipated annual HITRUST 2018
Annual Conference.

Headliners include industry luminaries such as: Robert Booker, CISO,
UnitedHealth Group; Roy Mellinger, CISO, Sabre; Kirk Nahra, Partner,
Wiley Rein; Brenda Magri, Division ISO – Director, Risk Management,
Fiserv; Jon Moore, CISO, Humana; Hector Rodriguez, Worldwide Health
CISO, Microsoft; Kurt Hagerman, CISO, Armor; and Mariann Yeager, CEO,
The Sequoia Project.

Key tracks include: Cloud, Compliance, Cybersecurity, Healthcare, Risk
Management, and Third Party Assurance & Strategy. Sessions will also
address government, regulations, standards, and frameworks such as NIST
Cybersecurity Framework.

Pre-conference Workshops provide a focus on the journey to HITRUST
Assessment and Certification and a MyCSF User Group meeting.

What: The HITRUST 2018 Annual Conference

When: September 11-13, 2018

Where: Gaylord Texan, Grapevine, TX, register at:

Why: HITRUST 2018 is the only event dedicated to providing a
trusted environment to collaborate with peers and explore in-depth
knowledge on best practices, lessons learned, and market dynamics around
information risk management, information privacy and security,
compliance, and cyber threat management – and how the HITRUST CSF® and
Assurance Programs can aid organizations in conducting assessments and
improve overall information protection.

Who: For CISOs, CIOs, Enterprise Risk Managers, Chief Privacy
Officers, Supply Chain Management, Chief Procurement Officers, Internal
Audit Professionals, Third Party Risk Managers, and Government Agencies*

Watch the Conference Video here.

Read the Conference Blog here.

*Open to qualified organizations or those from CSF Assessor
**Attendees are eligible to earn continuing
education credits.


Founded in 2007, HITRUST Alliance is a not-for-profit organization whose
mission is to champion programs that safeguard sensitive information and
manage information risk for organizations across all industries and
throughout the third-party supply chain. In collaboration with privacy,
information security, and risk management leaders from both the public
and private sectors, HITRUST develops, maintains, and provides broad
access to its widely adopted common risk and compliance management and
de-identification frameworks; related assessment and assurance
methodologies; and initiatives advancing cyber sharing, analysis, and

HITRUST actively participates in many efforts in government advocacy,
community building, and cybersecurity education. For more information,

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