Cybersecurity: A Pragmatic Approach
In the age of constant threats, ever-changing security solutions, and never-ending accountability, how does a CISO ensure the integrity of the corporate data and computing assets? In this session, we will explore and share a pragmatic approach of achieving maturity in technology, people, process and accountability in the world of cybersecurity. By practicing the cybersecurity from the view point of these four core pillars, attaining the required maturity is not only possible but also is not nerve racking.
Above all, this discussion will focus on “Get it right” and “Keep it right with the changing threat scape”
CIO and EVP of IT
The Howard Hughes Corporation
Venkat Kandru is Executive Vice President, Information Technology of The Howard Hughes Corporation responsible for technology strategy, IT infrastructure and enterprise application platform, reporting to David O'Reilly. Mr. Kandru has 25 years of IT experience from various industries including roles with Brinker International, CVS Caremark and Ernst and Young. His primary focus has been enterprise IT architecture, IT strategy, application development, enterprise integrations, service-oriented architecture and distributed computing.
Mr. Kandru received his M.A with Computer Science from Temple University, Philadelphia and M.A and M.C.A degree from Maharaja Sayajirao University of Baroda, India.