CyberCube User Conference
Thursday September 12, 2019
CyberCube’s mission is to deliver the world’s leading cyber risk analytics
We are solely focused on solving the hardest and most important cyber risk challenges in insurance with world-class analytics and unmatched data.
Engaging with our clients and the broader cyber risk and security community is a key component in achieving that mission.
Foresight: Powered by CyberCube is our first user conference, designed to bring together our clients and the wider community for a day of sharing, debate and problem-solving to move toward that goal.
08:45 - 09:15: Guests arrive
09:15 - 09:30: Welcoming remarks
Pascal Millaire (CEO of CyberCube).
Breakfast briefing session: Scanning the threat landscape: Cyber 2020
09:30 - 10:00: Opening keynote: Admiral (ret) Michael S. Rogers
Admiral (ret) Michael S.Rogers (Former Director of the NSA and Commander of US Cyber Command)
Mike Rogers served as the 17th Director of the National Security Agency (NSA) and Chief of the Central Security Service (CSS) in the US from 2014-2018, and was the second commander of the US Cyber Command. He retired from active duty in June 2018 and joined the board of CyberCube that year. Mike Rogers will share his thoughts on the threat landscape from his perspective, sharing thoughts on the threat intelligence landscape from a military point of view
10:00 - 10:15: Threat Intelligence: The civilian perspective
Michael Hawthorne OBE, CEO Cobweb Cyber and former commander of UK Joint Forces Cyber Group
Michael Hawthorne will discuss how corporations are using threat intelligence as part of their approach to cyber resilience and will explore ways to raise awareness at board level.
10:15 - 10:30: Q&A
A chance for the audience to discuss threat intelligence with Mike Rogers and Michael Hawthorne
10:30 – 11:00: Coffee break
Data-driven technology: Taking a 360’ view
11:00 - 11:45: Analytics across the value chain
The carrier/reinsurer view: A moderated fireside chat will explore the application of cyber risk analytics from risk selection and underwriting, through reinsurance purchase and aggregation management.
Rory Egan, Senior Cyber Actuary at Munich Re
Andy Lea, Head of Commercial E&O, Cyber & Media Liability at CNA Insurance
Jamie Pocock (moderator), Head of Guy Carpenter Cyber Analytics – International
How are reinsurers using data-driven tools to better understand cyber aggregation and assess risk appetite? Individual risk underwriting cannot be done in isolation. What data-driven tools can provide a better view of the risk profile of a potential insured and how do underwriters consider the portfolio impact of an individual risk?
11:50 - 12:10: The regulator’s view
What drives regulator’s thinking on cyber insurance and how can data-driven technologies be used to engage with regulators on cyber risk?
Stefan Claus is the Technical Head of Insurance at the Bank of England.
He is responsible for leading a number of horizon scanning initiatives, including stress testing, assessing pricing and underwriting conditions in the London Market and implications of technology on the insurance sector.
He is a member of EIOPA’s and the IAIS InsurTech working groups, and within the Bank is responsible for a number of Proof-of-Concept projects involving new technologies.
Prior to joining the Bank, Stefan worked at Allianz, before becoming a Director at KPMG. He is a qualified actuary with more than 20 years experience in general insurance.
12:15 - 12:45: The Venture Capital landscape
What drives value for today’s technology investors and where do they see data-driven technologies shaping the insurance sector in the near future?
Matthew Grant (Moderator) Partner at InsTech London
Alberto Yepez Co-Founder & Managing Director at ForgePoint Capital
Ken Schneider Head of Symantec Ventures
12:45 – 13:45: Lunch
13.45 - 14.30: CyberCube Roadmap
Cyber risk never stops evolving and morphing – and cyber insurance is keeping pace. How is CyberCube tracking the risk and insurance landscape and feeding intelligence into its products? How is it developing state-of-the-art software for the insurance industry? In this session, CyberCube co-founder and VP of Product and Analytics, Ashwin Kashyap, will share the product roadmap. CyberCube’s Head of Client Services, Oli Brew and Head of Engineering, Ajay Garg will discuss our software platform
Oli Brew, CyberCube Head of Client Services
Ajay Garg, CyberCube Head of Engineering
14:30 – 16:00: Audience splits
Development track: (main auditorium)
14:30 - 15:15: Beyond the Clouds
Josh Pyle, Actuarial Director, CyberCube
Chris Schafer, AVP US Cyber Solutions Specialty Practice
A ground-breaking Industry Loss Report: This Guy Carpenter and CyberCube Analytics collaboration explores the size and shape of a cyber catastrophe and its financial impact on the cyber insurance sector. In this session, we dig deeper into the study
15:15 - 16:00: Forward-looking view of risk
Matthias Weber, Board member, CyberCube and Former CUO, Swiss Re
Matthew Silley, Client Services Manager, CyberCube
Pascal Millaire, CEO CyberCube
Panelists will explore the importance of having a forward-looking view of cyber risk to identify trends before they become claims. This session will outline the major challenges in modeling cyber in the insurance sector and explore how CyberCube is addressing these obstacles. We will offer a threat intelligence perspective via our third Expert Survey, which takes the pulse of threat intelligence and cybersecurity professionals and asks them to provide perspectives on the specific cyber scenarios most likely to cause catastrophic losses to the (re-)insurance industry in the next 12 months.
Working Parties : invite-only (break-out rooms)
14:30 - 16:00: Working Parties
will be formed of CyberCube clients, to tackle some key development themes for CyberCube partners in practical, small-group sessions.
Topics may include
- Cyber insurance marketplace developments: How can analytics help?
- Scenario-building: How to build beyond affirmative cyber
- New data sources: What’s available? What could we do with it?
- Broker session: How can analytics help primary brokers advise their clients?
16:00 – 16:30: Coffee break
16:30 - 16:50: Afternoon keynote: Darren Thomson, Symantec
Darren Thompson CTO and VP EMEA region, Symantec
Technological innovation is a double-edged sword – at the same time providing solutions to business process issues as well as creating new risks. As Chief Technology Officer, Darren Thomson will share his expert opinion on how technology innovation might both benefit business and affect the risk landscape.
16:50 - 17:00: Closing remarks: Don Dixon, Chairman of Board
Donald Dixon (Chairman of the Board) Co-Founder and Managing Director, ForgePoint Capital
17:00 - 17:10: Wrap up: Jon Laux, Aon Reinsurance Solutions
Jon Laux, Head of Cyber Analytics, Aon Reinsurance Solutions
17:10 – 18:30: Cocktail reception
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Alternatively, you may get in touch with your CyberCube client services contact for more information.