January Luncheon - Cybersecurity and AI applications.

January 08, 2020
11:30 AM - 12:30 PM
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Iron Mike Fort Bragg Conference & Catering Center
2658 Reilly Road
Fort Bragg, NC 28310
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SPEAKER:   Gary B. Meshell; Global Leader , IBM FSS Security

TOPIC:  Discussion on the uses, challenges, and risks of implementing AI within defense and intelligence organizations.  What is AI? How are defense and intelligence organizations thinking about using AI? What are the challenges and risks associated with implementing AI systems? How can an organization begin their AI Journey?

BIO:  Gary Meshell leads IBM's World Wide Security business in financial services and is responsible for sales, business development, offering management and the overall go to market strategy for IBM's security offerings in financial services. Gary is a recognized thought leader in the areas of security and cloud within the financial services industry and has spoken around the world on these topics including China, Russia and Brazil. He has worked with a number of large insurance companies, international banks and investment management companies supporting the design and implementation of their hybrid cloud and security programs. In addition Gary leads the IBM Financial Services Regulatory Consortium which consists of 33 financial services companies who are collaborating together to form regulatory standards that will accelerate the deployment of public cloud into the financial services industry. Gary has also worked closely with law enforcement agencies such as the FBI and Homeland Security to identify threats and potential attacks to the financial services industry and has facilitated cyber security incident management exercises at the IBM Cyber Range facility with over 100 financial services companies. Gary also has been recently named to the FS-ISAC Board where he serves as a cyber security advisor to the Financial Services Industry along with 20 CISO’s from within the Industry.

Over the last 18 months working closely with the X Force Command Center Gary has hosted over 125 clients within the FSS Industry and was instrumental in the TD Bank Custom Cyber Range win where working closely with the Cyber Range leadership team IBM hosted a seminal Cyber Range custom exercise for the CEO of TD.

Prior to joining IBM Gary was Global  Director of Sales for DXC’s Financial Services Hybrid Cloud and has also held global sales leadership roles with HP, Avaya and Accenture.



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