• Duration

    October 1, 2019 | 4:00pm – 7:00pm

  • Location
    The Cresthill Room at The Palmer Hotel
    17 East Monroe Street
    Chicago, IL


  • 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.

The Everbridge ELEVATE CSO Roundtable Summit fall series is making a stop in Chicago for one night only with one of our most experienced CSO speakers, Mr. Francis X. Taylor.

Mr. Taylor was the first Global CSO for General Electric, responsible for developing and managing GE’s global security operations and crisis management processes. Before his career in the private sector, Mr. Taylor served 31 years in the military and received numerous awards and decorations.

Don’t miss your chance to network with Frank and other high-level security professionals, like yourself.

CSO ELEVATE CHICAGO Agenda | October 1, 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
Joel Rosen, CMO, Everbridge, Inc.

Tracy Reinhold, CSO, Everbridge
John Imhoff, Former Director, Global Security, E&Y
Rich Davis, former CSO, United Airlines
Michael Peaster, Chief Safety and Security Officer, McDonald’s

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:
Making the Security Function a Value Center
Frank Taylor
ex-CSO of GE and, former Undersecretary of Intelligence and Analysis for the Department of Homeland Security
6:00pm – 7:00pmCocktails & Networking

Featured Speaker: Francis X. Taylor

Former CSO of GE and, former Undersecretary of Intelligence and Analysis for the Department of Homeland Security

Francis Xavier “Frank” Taylor was the Under Secretary of Homeland Security for Intelligence and Analysis at the U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS), nominated by President Obama in 2014. In that role, he provided the Secretary, DHS senior leadership, the DHS components, and state, local, tribal and private sector partners with homeland security intelligence and information they need to keep the country safe, secure and resilient. DHS Office of Intelligence and Analysis is a member of, and the Department’s liaison to, the U.S. Intelligence Community.

Thought Leadership Panel

Featuring security executives from McDonald’s, United Airlines, Fannie Mae, Ernst&Young and others

Distinguished CSO’s from McDonald’s, United Airlines, 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

The Cresthill Room at The Palmer Hotel

The Cresthill Room at The Palmer Hotel is a centrally located hotel that is conveniently located in Downtown Chicago.

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.