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Zenitel met with risk, resilience and security leaders at The Great Conversation 2017

Some of the premier companies and risk leaders were  in Seattle for The Great Conversation such as Microsoft, Amazon, Nike, and Boeing, as well as hospitals, universities and utilities.

How will you manage Risk in 2017?

The ecosystem of risk leaders, consultants and technology vendors are part of the conversation anchoring one of the enduring principles of the forum: to meet the risk and the opportunity it will take risk leaders working with security risk advisors and integrators to develop new innovations in services and technology

“The organizations at this forum recognize how difficult it is to work in silos”, said Jim Hoffpauir, President of Zenitel USA. “What I am seeing here is the future of collaboration, leadership and innovation. I am honored that we are part of this conversation.”

Interoperability in critical communications

“Some of Zenitel’s most important strategic alliances are part of this executive forum”, said Dan Rothrock. “Amag, Lenel, Feenics and Milestone are key sponsors and are all demonstrating through compelling case studies, their leadership in developing business models and tools that will drive interoperability between applications including critical communications.”

Creating a value premise for security

On Monday, Mike Mason, CSO of Verizon, Mike Howard, CSO of Microsoft, Dave Komendat, CSO of Boeing and a host of other risk leaders provided the leadership and organization principles necessary to create the value premise for security. Carol Fox of the Risk Management Society and Annie Searle a noted author, University of WA professor and consultant will be linking Enterprise Security Risk Management with risk management and identifying the gaps in performance as well as the promise.

A panel focused on industry efforts in protecting physical security devices from cyber attacks took place over the two days, as well as breakouts on critical communications.

Zenitel helps to host The Great Conversation President`s Dinner

The Great Conversation dinner 2017 - pictureMany of the executive leaders at the forum participated in the hosts' President’s Dinner. Zenitel was one of the dinner hosts at the event held at the Seattle Aquarium.

“We were not only able to dine in an incredible venue”, said Hoffpauir, “but we came together as a profession and industry realizing that all our efforts are about saving lives and communities.”

 

Location: US