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June 8-9, 2021

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June 15, 2021

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Make your users ready with Wisdom

You protect your people, and your people can protect you. With people as the new perimeter, it’s more important than ever your users are active defenders of your organization. Wisdom 2021 is a virtual event that offers insight into security awareness best practices, shared experiences from peers, and how to rethink driving behavior change.

Wisdom attendees get access to Protect 2021 on June 8 and 9 to learn more about threat protection, information protection, CISO strategy, and compliance from customers and experts.

Why attend PROOFPOINT Wisdom 2021?

  • Hear compelling keynotes from Proofpoint execs and industry experts
  • Accelerate behavior change to enable your people to protect you
  • Learn about new security awareness capabilities to improve the administration and effectiveness of your programs
  • Join interactive conference sessions with industry experts and hear from your peers in the cybersecurity industry

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Featured Speakers

Ryan Kalember

EVP Cybersecurity Strategy, Proofpoint

Alan Lefort

Senior Vice President and General Manager, Security Awareness Training Products

Agenda


Day 1

All events listed in PDT

8:30AM-8:40AM

Welcome to Wisdom!

Alan LeFort, SVP and GM Security Awareness Training Products Group, Proofpoint

Ryan Kalember, EVP Cybersecurity Strategy, Proofpoint

8:40AM-9:15AM

Eight Simple Rules to Change User Behavior

Robert Shields, Sr. Product Marketing Manager, Proofpoint

CE Credits: 0.50


The need for savvy users is acute. Simple mistakes can compromise the best security programs. Hackers continually evolve their phishing tactics to trick people into actions that can lead to breaches.

 

This session will share best practices for:
• Tracking behavior change
• Adapting to changing risks
• How to avoid training burnout

9:15AM-9:25AM

Break

9:25AM-10:10AM

From Target to Defender: Building an Effective Security Culture for Risk Control and Management

CE Credits: 0.75


The need for savvy users is acute. Simple mistakes can compromise the best security programs. Hackers continually evolve their phishing tactics to trick people into actions that can lead to breaches.

 

This session will share best practices for:
• Tracking behavior change
• Adapting to changing risks
• How to avoid training burnout

10:10AM-10:20AM

Break

11:20AM-10:50AM

Proofpoint Vision for Security Awareness


Learn how Proofpoint is extending the vision for the Proofpoint Security Awareness Product Line. Effectively execute your program with additional value for CISO, Administrators and Learners.

10:50AM-11:20AM

Coming Soon

11:20AM-11:30AM

Closing - Take Wisdom with You

Tim Choi, Vice President Product Marketing, Proofpoint


Final thoughts and takeaways from the Wisdom 2021 Conference​.

Day 1

All events listed in PDT

Session

8:30AM-8:40AM

Welcome to Wisdom!

Alan LeFort, SVP and GM Security Awareness Training Products Group, Proofpoint

Ryan Kalember, EVP Cybersecurity Strategy, Proofpoint

8:40AM-9:15AM

Eight Simple Rules to Change User Behavior

Robert Shields, Sr. Product Marketing Manager, Proofpoint

CE Credits: 0.50


The need for savvy users is acute. Simple mistakes can compromise the best security programs. Hackers continually evolve their phishing tactics to trick people into actions that can lead to breaches.

 

This session will share best practices for:
• Tracking behavior change
• Adapting to changing risks
• How to avoid training burnout

9:15AM-9:25AM

Break

9:25AM-10:10AM

From Target to Defender: Building an Effective Security Culture for Risk Control and Management

Robert Shields, Sr. Product Marketing Manager, Proofpoint

CE Credits: 0.75


Dry, repetitive, check-box training is dead. People are the front line in defending your organization from breaches; a strong security culture is needed to defeat ever-evolving tactics and scams.

 

Hear the key considerations for transforming users from targets to defenders:
• Leveraging threat intelligence
• Agile, adaptive user awareness
• Visibility, measurement, KPIs

10:10AM-10:20AM

Break

10:20AM-10:50AM

Proofpoint Vision for Security Awareness

Al Himler, Senior Director Product Management, Proofpoint

Susan Mackowiak, Senior Director Program Content, Proofpoint

CE Credits: 0.50


Learn how Proofpoint is extending the vision for the Proofpoint Security Awareness Product Line. Effectively execute your program with additional value for CISO, Administrators and Learners.

10:50AM-11:20AM

Coming Soon

11:20AM-11:30AM

Take Wisdom with You​

Tim Choi, Vice President Product Marketing, Proofpoint


Final thoughts and takeaways from the Wisdom 2021 Conference​.

Interested in learning more about other Proofpoint products?

Join us June 8-9, 2021 for Protect 2021.