• Duration

    June 17, 2019 | 4:00pm – 7:00pm

  • Location

    EVOkE at Le Méridien Charlotte
    555 South McDowell Street
    North Tower
    Charlotte, NC

  • 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 Charlotte on June 17th 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 a keynote with Jeff “Skunk” Baxter and our distinguished panel of industry professionals.

Charlotte Agenda | June 17, 2019 | 4pm-7pm

4:00pm – 4:20pmWelcome & IntroductionTracy Reinhold
CSO, Everbridge, Inc.,
Former CSO of Fannie Mae, Former VP of Global Investgations, Walmart
4:20pm – 5:00pmCSO Panel:
Shifting The Security Function from a Cost-Center to a Value-Center
Mike Lewis, VP Marketing, Everbridge, Inc.

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

5:00pm – 5:15pmTechnology Innovation:
Taking an Integrated End-to-End Approach to Managing Critical Events
Imad Mouline
CTO, Everbridge
5:15pm – 6:00pmKeynote Discussion:
Tipping the Scales: Using Asymmetrical Thinking to Change the Rules in Your Favor
Jeff “Skunk” Baxter
Founding Member of Steely Dan & National Security Expert
6:00pm – 7:00pmCocktails & Networking

Featured Speaker: Jeff Skunk Baxter

Founding Member of Steely Dan & National Security Expert

Jeffrey “Skunk” Baxter draws from his expertise in national security and entertainment to illustrate the power of unconventional thinking to creatively and effectively solve problems amid 21st century risks.  Jeff serves as a consultant to the Department of Defense with a high-level security clearance at the Pentagon, and advises top military and civilian groups on asymmetrical warfare, next-generation technologies and unconventional strategies.  Previously, Jeffrey had a long and successful career in music and entertainment as a founding member of Steely Dan, and a Grammy winning guitarist with the Doobie Brothers.

Thought Leadership Panel

Featuring security executives from Fannie Mae, Ernst&Young and others

Distinguished CSO’s from Fannie Mae, EY and others 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

EVOkE at Le Méridien Charlotte

The EVOkE Restaurant is Located in the Le Meridien Hotel in Uptown Charlotte. Both refined and intimate, EVOkE is the ideal location .

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.