Second Annual Los Angeles Cybersecurity Summit 2015-Silicon Beach


In honor of national cyber security awareness month the second annual Los Angeles Cybersecurity Summit brings together government officials, private business executives and cybersecurity experts to discuss the current and emerging threats that exist in today’s sophisticated cyber environment. Cyber attacks on corporations, governmental agencies and individuals are becoming increasingly widespread and regular, as well as more complex. The goal of this summit to bring together leading experts in Cyber Security to discuss the technological advancements being made to countermeasure and manage these risks.

This is a full day summit with lunch provided. The event features 6 notable speakers and panel discussions from the government, corporations, and academia. This year we have also invited representatives from leading cyber security companies to interact with participants and discuss their products and services.

This event is sponsored by IEEE Coastal Los Angeles Section (CLAS), IEEE Coastal Los Angeles Computer Society, IEEE Women in Engineering (WIE), Loyola Marymount University School of Business, and the Los Angeles Economic Development Corporation. 



  Date and Time




  • Date: 10 Oct 2015
  • Time: 08:30 AM to 03:00 PM
  • All times are US/Pacific
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  • 1 LMU Drive
  • Los Angeles, California
  • United States 90045
  • Building: Hilton Business Center
  • Room Number: Hilton 100
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  • Co-sponsored by Dr. Mehrdad Sharbaf
  • Starts 19 July 2015 07:00 PM
  • Ends 09 October 2015 09:00 PM
  • All times are US/Pacific
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Join us for The Second Annual Cybersecurity Summit hosted at Loyola Marymount University in honor of the National Month of Cybersecurity Awareness.




Registration, Networking, Vendors Setup 8:30 am 9:30 am


Opening Ceremony

Welcome Keynote Message Time: 9:30 am

Dr. Dennis W. Draper

LMU School of Business-Dean


Dr. Mehrdad S. Sharbaf Time: 9:40 am

Adjunct Professor LMU

IEEE Coastal Los Angeles/IEEE Coastal Los Angeles Computer Society- Chair

 Distinguish Guest Keynote Address Michael Miora, VP & CISO at Korn Ferry Time 9:45 am


Distinguish Guest Keynote Address Wendy Frank-Principal / Partner in Cybersecurity and Privacy at PwC Time 10:15 am



 Distinguish Guest Government/State Keynote Address Honorable Congressman Ted Lieu Time  10:45 am


Distinguish Guest Keynote Address Dr. William Krenz Chief Information Officer, Aerospace Corporation, Time: 11:15 am


Break, Lunch, Refreshment, Vendors, and Networking Time: 11:45 am -1:00 pm

Distinguish Guest Keynote Address Mr. Hadi Nahari Chief Security Architect, NVIDIA  Time 1:00 pm

Distinguish Guest Keynote Address Mr. Chris Williams, DHMSN Program Security Officer, Leidos Time 1:30 pm

 Panel Discussion In Cyber Security Topic with distinguish guest speakers(Q & A) Time: 2:00 pm-3:00 pm

 Adjourned Ceremony Time: 3:00 pm