R-CISC Announces Robert Herjavec as a Featured Speaker for 2018 Retail Cyber Intelligence Summit

The 2018 Summit will be held on October 2-3 in Denver, CO

Washington, DC — The Retail Cyber Intelligence Sharing Center (R-CISC) today announced Robert Herjavec as a featured speaker at this year’s Retail Cyber Intelligence Summit. He will explore evolving IT trends and the rising cyber security threats retailers face on a daily basis in his session titled, “Fast Forward and Focused.” Robert will also share a few secrets from inside the Shark Tank and share advice for aspiring entrepreneurs.

In addition to serving as a host of ABC’s Shark Tank, Robert Herjavec has a deep background in cybersecurity. He is a dynamic entrepreneur and has built and sold several IT companies. In 2003 he founded Herjavec Group, to provide cybersecurity products and services to enterprise organizations. The group quickly became one of North America’s fastest growing technology firms. Herjavec has served as a cybersecurity advisor for the Government of Canada and participated in the White House Summit on Cybersecurity. In addition to his appearances on Shark Tank, Herjavec is regularly featured in print, digital and TV outlets, offering his views on the threat landscape, on emerging technologies and on the need for a proactive security framework.

“The Retail Cyber Intelligence Summit brings together CISOs and their teams to share best practices, gain insights and, most importantly, network with other information security professionals to build trust. The conference addresses the key challenges and issues facing strategic retail leaders and tactical practitioners at a critical time in our industries. We are looking forward to adding Robert to the conversation this year,” Suzie Squier, executive director of the R-CISC said.

The 2018 Retail Cyber Intelligence Summit will be held on October 2-3 at the Four Seasons Hotel Denver in Colorado. The R-CISC’s annual event brings together more than 250 CISOs and their teams from the greater retail and consumer services industries – including restaurants, hospitality, gaming properties, convenience stores, consumer product manufacturers and more.

Interested speakers may submit an inquiry to events@r-cisc.org. To review the limited sponsorship opportunities available for the solutions provider community, reach out to membership@r-cisc.org to request a prospectus.

 

For more information and to register for the 2018 Retail Cyber Intelligence Summit, visit summit.r-cisc.org.

The R-CISC is the trusted cybersecurity community for retailers, consumer product manufacturers, grocers, hotels, restaurants, and cybersecurity industry partners worldwide.

 

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Retail Cyber Intelligence Sharing Center (R-CISC), the Retail ISAC

The R-CISC is the trusted cybersecurity community for retailers, consumer products, grocers, hotels, gaming, restaurants, and cybersecurity industry partners worldwide. The R-CISC supports its member base, representing over $1 Trillion in annual revenue, by serving as the conduit for collaboration, threat and best practice sharing, and cooperation. Through building and sustaining valuable programs, partnerships, products and opportunities, the R-CISC enables its members to grow their trust-based relationships, strategic knowledge and tactical capabilities. For more information on R-CISC membership and benefits visit us at our home page https://r-cisc.org.

About Herjavec Group

Dynamic entrepreneur Robert Herjavec founded Herjavec Group in 2003 to provide cybersecurity products and services to enterprise organizations. We have been recognized as one of the world’s most innovative cybersecurity operations leaders, and excel in complex, multi-technology environments. Our service expertise includes Consulting, Identity & Access Management, Managed Security Services and Incident Response. Herjavec Group has offices and Security Operations Centers across the United States, United Kingdom and Canada. For more information visit www.herjavecgroup.com.