Threat Intelligence eSummit

Deborah Kobza is currently President/CEO of The Global Institute for Cybersecurity + Research, NASA/Kennedy Space Center. She has over 30 years of experience in the areas of Strategic alignment of business/technology domains, governance, IV&V, QA, security, workforce education, and development of public/private partnerships to define and implement leading practice principles and infrastructure to meet critical infrastructure protection goals and objectives.

She serves as co-chair of The Global Forum to Advance Cyber Resilience, responding to a call-to-action, a trusted international collaborative partnership leading operationalizing cyber resilience. She is
also co-chair of the ISAO Standards Organizations Leadership Committee and "ISAO Creation Working Group" and an active member of The National Critical Infrastructure Advisory Council (CIPAC), US DHS Unified Coordination Group (UCG), US DHS and Federal Sector-Specific Agency (SSA) Sector Coordinating Councils, US DHS Threat Information Sharing Working Group, RC 3 (Regional Consortium Coordinating Council).


Kobza was the founder of the National Health Information Sharing & Analysis Center (NH-ISAC, Inc.), the nationally recognized Information Sharing & Analysis Center for the nation's health sector by US HHS, the HHS Health Sector Coordinating Council (SCC), US DHS, and the National Council of ISACs (representing all national critical infrastructures).

Katherine Teitler is the Director of Content for MISTI, where she is responsible for programming information security conferences, workshops, and summits. Katherine also writes on a variety of security topics for the company’s Infosec Insider, and contributes articles to third-party security media. Previously, Katherine was the Director of Content at IANS, where she built the research program for subscription clients, and has held various editorial and sales roles at CFO Research, Forrester Research, and Bitpipe (acquired by TechTarget).

Travis Farral is the Director of Security Strategy for Anomali.  With over 20 years of security industry experience, he has developed a strong background in threat intelligence, incident response, and Industrial Control Systems security.   Previously Travis ran the Cybersecurity Intelligence & Strategic Services team at ExxonMobil and spent several years at companies such as Nokia and XTO Energy.