"Save-A-Date" for Thursday, April 25th - New York/New Jersey IAM User Group


Build your identity-specific knowledge and network with IAM Professionals. The New York/New Jersey IAM User Group - Join Us -Thursday, April 25th, 5:00 pm - Riverside Room (Hyatt Regency Jersey City)

Presentation - "How to Design IAM Assessments, BluePrints and Roadmaps"
Panel Discussion - "Why IAM is Vital for Successful Application Migration to the Cloud /(IaaS)" - "The Future of Identity Centric Security"

Speakers & Topics:
5:00 - Registration and Pre-Networking Mixer of appetizers & drinks
5:30 - Todd Rossin - Topic: " How To Design IAM Assessments, Blueprints & Roadmaps"
6:15 - Networking & break-out session
6:30 - Open Panel Discussion - Topic: "Why IAM Is Vital for Successful Application Migration to Cloud /(IaaS)" and "The Future of Identity Centric Security"
Moderated by Shahryar Jahangir with Panel of Industry Experts (below)

Todd Rossin, CEO, IDMWORKS "How to Design IAM Assessments, BluePrints & Roadmaps" Understand and Learn how Organizations process and store huge volumes of sensitive information. Inadequate controls in IAM processes and technology can lead to a breach, involuntary exposure of data, and non-compliance issues. But you cannot correct what you don't know, so the first step is an assessment. We'll address the most common questions around designing IAM Assessments, Blueprints & Roadmaps -
**Why Should We Assess? **What Should We Assess? **When Should We Reassess?

Panel Discussion:
According to Gartner, a sound identity and access management (IAM) strategy is fundamental for successful application migrations to the cloud. Directory integration continues to be a top concern for Gartner clients migrating legacy applications to Cloud/(IaaS)
This panel will focus on things to think about as you migrate your applications to Azure or AWS.

BIO’s of Panelists

Andrew Greenspan - Director, Identity Management, NYC Health, and Hospital
Andrew has been with NYC Health and Hospitals for the last 8 years working to streamline the tools utilized by the clinicians to access electronic services. Andrew's team goal is to transform the company’s provisioning processes into one coherent process that can be used by all users within the enterprise. Andrew has 40 years in the IT industry servicing various industries from Healthcare to Gaming.

Byron Arnao- Sr Director - IAM, Architect-Evangelist
Byron is a transformational leader focused on security and digital transformation. Byron is in the IAM arena and has been a thought leader and Senior Executive in driving change through the development of AI and analytics to build industry-leading regulatory solutions in the financial space and Lecturing at conferences on security and blockchain. Byron has worked in Fintech for over 20 years including JP Morgan Chase, Citibank, Merrill Lynch, Blackrock, Prudential and Capital One. Significant accomplishments including building the infrastructure for the first binding election in the United States.

Kevin Wanner - Director, IT Architecture, Prudential Financial
Kevin manages federation, authentication, authorization, and enterprise directory services at Prudential. Kevin’s IAM experience dates back to X.500 directory server development. More recently, Kevin has migrated Prudential's federation services to a modern platform and is currently expanding workforce IAM from one siloed by country to service global in scope

Seth Scott - Independent Contractor, Chief Risk, and Compliance Officer
Seth has over 3 decades of information technology experience within the financial services sector as a developer, business analyst, project manager, product owner, and department head. Scott's track record of successfully leading business groups through the adoption of new technologies and digital transformation with a focus on increasing productivity while managing risks through automation and effective controls. Presently, Seth is consulting for a major financial institution in NYC within the compliance and risk office.