Why Cybersecurity Matters Now More Than Ever

Cybersecurity is a top priority for organizations across all industries.

With cyber threats evolving at an unprecedented pace, businesses, educational institutions, and government agencies face significant challenges in safeguarding their data and infrastructure.

This article will introduce you to the leading cybersecurity keynote speakers of 2024, who can provide invaluable insights and strategies to protect your organization from cyber threats.


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Meet Our Top Cybersecurity Speakers

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1. Eric O’Neill

Eric O’Neill is a former FBI counter-terrorism and counterintelligence operative, best known for his role in capturing the notorious spy, Robert Hanssen.

  • Expertise in espionage and insider threats
  • Author of “Gray Day: My Undercover Mission to Expose America’s First Cyber Spy”
  • Frequent commentator on national security for major news networks

Why you should hire Eric O’Neill: Eric’s firsthand experience in espionage and counterintelligence offers unique insights into the human elements of cybersecurity.

Learn more about Eric O’Neill.

2. Michael Echols

Michael Echols is a leading authority on cybersecurity and critical infrastructure protection, having served as a director at the U.S. Department of Homeland Security.

  • Former director of the Cyber Joint Program Management Office
  • CEO of Max Cybersecurity LLC
  • Recognized expert in public-private cybersecurity partnerships

Why you should hire Michael Echols: Michael’s extensive experience with government and private sector collaborations provides a comprehensive understanding of cybersecurity frameworks.

Learn more about Michael Echols.

3. Dennis Brouwer

Dennis Brouwer is a former Navy officer and a respected speaker on leadership and cybersecurity.

  • Author of “The Return on Leadership”
  • Over 30 years of experience in technology and cybersecurity
  • Proven track record in leading secure technology transformations

Why you should hire Dennis Brouwer: Dennis’s military background and leadership expertise make him a compelling speaker on cybersecurity strategies and leadership.

Learn more about Dennis Brouwer.

4. P.W. Singer

P.W. Singer is a strategist and senior fellow at New America, known for his work on 21st-century security issues.

  • Author of multiple bestsellers including “Ghost Fleet” and “Wired for War”
  • Named to the list of Top 100 Global Thinkers by Foreign Policy
  • Consultant for the U.S. military, intelligence community, and Hollywood

Why you should hire P.W. Singer: P.W.’s forward-thinking approach to cybersecurity and his engaging storytelling make complex topics accessible and intriguing.

Learn more about P.W. Singer.

5. Robert Herjavec

Robert Herjavec is a globally recognized cybersecurity expert and entrepreneur, known for his role on ABC’s Shark Tank.

  • CEO of Herjavec Group, one of North America’s fastest-growing technology companies
  • Author of bestsellers “Driven” and “The Will to Win”
  • Regular contributor to CNBC, FOX Business, and other networks

Why you should hire Robert Herjavec: Robert’s practical insights on cybersecurity, combined with his entrepreneurial spirit, inspire audiences to take proactive steps in safeguarding their digital assets.

Learn more about Robert Herjavec.

6. Scott Klososky

Scott Klososky is a visionary in the fields of technology and cybersecurity, known for his innovative approach to digital transformation.

  • Founder of Future Point of View, a technology strategy firm
  • Expert in digital maturity and leadership
  • Renowned keynote speaker and author

Why you should hire Scott Klososky: Scott’s ability to blend futuristic thinking with practical cybersecurity strategies helps organizations navigate the digital landscape securely.

Learn more about Scott Klososky.


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The Importance of Cybersecurity in Today’s Digital World

Cybersecurity is no longer just an IT issue. It’s a critical component of business strategy. Here’s why engaging with top cyber security speakers can make a difference:

Understanding Emerging Threats

Cyber threats are constantly evolving, making it crucial to stay ahead of the curve. Experts like Eric O’Neill and P.W. Singer provide deep dives into the latest cyber espionage tactics and technological advancements in cyber warfare.

Building Robust Cyber Defense Strategies

Speakers such as Michael Echols and Scott Klososky offer actionable insights into developing and implementing effective cybersecurity strategies. Their expertise helps organizations strengthen their defenses against both internal and external threats.

Benefits of Having Cybersecurity Speakers at Your Event

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Hire the best cybersecurity experts for your next conference

Hosting cybersecurity speakers at your event offers numerous benefits. Here’s a quick overview:

  • Expert Knowledge: Gain insights from leading experts with firsthand experience in tackling cyber threats.
  • Practical Strategies: Learn actionable steps to enhance your organization’s cybersecurity posture.
  • Increased Awareness: Raise awareness among employees and stakeholders about the importance of cybersecurity.

How to Book a Cybersecurity Speaker the Easy Way

Booking a cybersecurity speaker through Gotham Artists ensures a seamless experience from start to finish. Our dedicated team handles all logistics, allowing you to focus on your event.

We provide personalized recommendations to match the perfect speaker with your audience’s needs.

Ready to elevate your next event with a top cybersecurity keynote speaker? Contact Gotham Artists today to get started.


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Article last updated on June 7th, 2024.