This event has been cancelled.  Please contact Stefanie Dombek at sdombek@cloudera.com for questions.


Traditional rules-based cybersecurity applications of the past are struggling to keep up in today's mobile, social, and hyper-connected world.  However, the convergence of big data technology, analytic advancements, and a variety of other factors have sparked an emerging breed of applications that will forever change the way organizations protect themselves.

Join fellow cybersecurity experts, industry executives, and analysts as we come together to discuss the future of cybersecurity.


Cybersecurity Executive Roadshow

Tuesday, October 25, 2016

Ventanas | 275 Baker St
Atlanta, GA 30313



8:30AM - Registration & Breakfast

9:00AM - Welcome

9:15AM - Apache Hadoop Meets Cybersecurity Keynote

Rocky DeStefano - Security Subject Mater Expert, Cloudera 

During this presentation Rocky will explore how Apache Hadoop continues to help cyber professionals extend their enterprise visibility while scaling data and taking analytics capabilities to new heights. 

9:30AM - Intel Presentation

Speaker - TBD, Intel

Learn about Intel’s first-hand experience of trying to secure one of the largest technology companies in the world, and how Apache Hadoop helped them achieve the scale they required. 

10:00AM - Break

10:15AM - Accenture Presentation

Patrick Joyce - Sr. Principal, Accenture Security 

Accenture will provide an overview of the cybersecurity reality faced by G2000 companies and governments alike across the world today, and how Accenture's artificial intelligence charged Cyber Intelligence Platform - enabled by Cloudera - keeps them out of trouble. 


10:45AM - Industry Overview & Panel Discussion

11:30AM - Adjourn


  • Rocky DeStefano

    Cybersecurity Subject Matter Expert

    Mr. DeStefano feels privileged to begin his career with the United States Air Force as member of the Intelligence community. After his military service Rocky went on to serve as a member of the Incident Response Team (IRT) at AFCERT. The dedication and skillsets needed in those roles have been critical in his private sector pursuits too. Among other jobs, Rocky founded and was Technical Director of the Global Security Operations Center at EDS, directed the Security Operations Practice at ArcSight, ran global services for NetWitness and was the founder and CEO of Visible Risk (acquired by Click Security). At every step in his career, Rocky's focus has been to continually strive to find better visibility and detection solutions to defend the enterprise.

  • Patrick Joyce

    Senior Principal, Security, Accenture

    Patrick Joyce is a Senior Manager with Accenture's Information Security consulting and managed services business. Patrick has over 12 years of experience working in the information security industry focusing on cyber security, compliance, and risk management. Joyce currently serves as offering development lead for Accenture’s Cyber Intelligence Platform, a big data based security analytics and threat hunting capability. Patrick lives and works near Boston Massachusetts, hold the industry recognized CISSP certification, and is a SABSA certified security architect.