• Duration

    April 23, 2019 | 5:00pm – 8:00pm

  • Location

    Old Hickory Restaurant
    Gaylord Texan Resort
    501 Gaylord Trail
    Grapevine, TX 76051

  • Available Seats

    Invitation Only

  • Recommeded Attendees

    CSO’s / Chief Security Officers

    Vice Presidents, SVP’s, EVP’s of: Security, Global Security, Employee Safety, Physical Security, Security Operations, Facilities, or Information Security

  • Space is extremely limited.  We will confirm attendance with you following completion of the registration form.

Join us in Dallas on April 23rd for this exclusive CSO-Only event. The evening will feature leading security professionals discussing Security’s role in corporate America and how security professionals can Elevate their function from a cost-center to a value-center. We will also discuss the role of technology and the growing need to develop an integrated, end-to-end approach to managing critical events.

Hors d’oeuvres and cocktails will be served and you will have the opportunity to connect and network with fellow security professionals in addition to Sony Pictures Entertainment’s former Security Chief, Stevan Bernard and our distinguished panel of industry professionals.

ELEVATE:Dallas Agenda | April 23, 2019 | 5pm-8pm

TimeTopicSpeaker (s)
5:00pm – 5:20pmWelcome & IntroductionEvent Host: Tracy Reinhold
CSO, Everbridge, Inc.,
Former CSO of Fannie Mae and Former VP of Global Investigations, Walmart
5:20pm – 6:00pmCSO Panel:
Shifting The Security Function from a Cost-Center to a Value Center
Mike Lewis, VP of Marketing, Everbridge

Tracy Reinhold, CSO, Everbridge
John Imhoff, Former Director, Global Security, E&Y
Additional CSOs TBD

6:00pm – 6:15pmTechnology Innovation:
Taking an Integrated End-to-End Approach to Managing Critical Events
Imad Mouline
CTO, Everbridge
6:15pm – 7:00pmKeynote Discussion:
Critical Event Response: Coordinating Responses Teams for Increased Value
Stevan Bernard
Former Security Chief, Sony Pictures Entertainment,
Now Heading Bernard Global LLC
7:00pm – 8:00pmCocktails & Networking

Featured Speaker: Stevan Bernard

Former Security Chief, Sony Pictures Entertainment

Since 2001, Steve led Sony Pictures global protection services with responsibility for the CSO/CISO function, investigations and forensics, physical security, BCP, environment, medical, major events and protection, employee health and safety.  His tour in the US Army included a year in Vietnam where he was awarded the Bronze Star.  He is a graduate of the FBI National Academy.

Thought Leadership Panel

Featuring security executives from Fannie Mae and Ernst&Young

Distinguished CSO’s from Fannie Mae and Ernst & Young will discuss elevating the value and impact that CSOs can have on their organizations through enhanced security practices. The panel will be highly interactive and encourage participation from the audience.

Intimate & Central Location

Old Hickory Restaurant at The Gaylord Texan Resort

Premier Networking

with CSO’s & Security Professionals from leading organizations

Join other CSO’s and Security leaders in an intimate setting that will foster discussion and collaboration.  Connect and develop relationships with the leaders in the security space in an exclusive, invitation-only setting.