Kevin Geil, CISSP, GSEC, Class of '00

Kevin Geil, CISSP, GSEC, Class of '00

Information Security Officer, NYS ORDA

https://www.linkedin.com/in/kevin-geil/

Kevin Geil works as the Information Security Officer for The New York State Olympic Regional Development Authority.  In this position, Kevin continuously evangelizes about information security and  IT Service Management principles.  He is a CISSP, holds six GIAC certifications, and is currently studying Information Security Engineering in a Master's program at the SANS Technology Institute.

 

Talk Title:

 “Information security as a catalyst for business success: driving business value and securing information with the same steps”

 

Abstract:
If selling information security in your organization is challenging, this is the talk for you.  Kevin Geil will discuss the common foundation of IT Service Management methodologies and information security frameworks so that organizations can adopt IT controls that work to simultaneously drive business value and increase the security of information systems.  Kevin will discuss how IT service management principles map to common information security principles so that organizations can succeed in making IT better AND more secure.