It's Cybersecurity Awareness Month -- Meet the IBM Executives

When:  Oct 27, 2021 from 10:00 AM to 11:00 PM (ET)

October is Cybersecurity Awareness Month! This awareness effort was started 17 years ago by the U.S. Department of Homeland Security in partnership with the National Cyber Security Alliance and has spread globally. 

To kick off a month of special content and events connected to cybersecurity awareness, we asked our IBM E
xecutive leadership team to bring their perspective on cybersecurity. Our illustrious hosts of IBM Expert TV- IBM Security -- Behind the Shield Mitch Mayne & Nick Bradley will be driving the conversation. Add this event to your calendar and make sure to join us!

Whether you’re wondering how to ensure the security of your multicloud environment or need help building an effective incident response playbook, don’t miss this opportunity to bring your questions straight to the experts!

IBM Executive Panel:

IBM Security General Manager, Mary O'Brien

IBM CISO, Koos Lodewijkx
IBM Chief AI Officer, Seth Dobrin

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Meet our Executives:

H Mary O’Brien is the General Manager of IBM Security, the largest enterprise security company in the world. She leads a global team, focused on delivering IBM’s extensive security product and services portfolio. She is a strategic partner to many CEOs, CISOs, and CIOs on cybersecurity, AI, and IT strategy. Before taking over as head of the IBM Security unit, Mary led Research and Development for the division. Having joined IBM in 2007, she spent her time making sure the research, proof of concepts and thought leadership evolved into viable products. In charge of progressing IBM’s security portfolio, she examined which incubators had the potential for success and aligned with IBM’s strategy to manage those products all the way through to delivery and support in the field.

Koos Lodewijkx is the Chief Information Security Officer for IBM, responsible for all aspects of IT security ranging from enterprise to product and offering security. Until February 2019, he served as the Chief Technology Officer for IBM Security. Previously, he led IBM’s security technical direction as a Chief Technical Officer to the IBM CISO. Koos joined IBM in 2007 with the acquisition of Consul Risk Management, a Netherlands based security software start-up. Koos lives with his wife and 2 daughters in the Washington, DC, area.



Dr. Seth Dobrin is Global Chief AI Officer at IBM and leads the corporate AI Strategy.
In his role, Seth is responsible for connecting AI development with a systemic creation of business value via a design-driven strategy that enables a transformation of the business's core operations. Seth is fundamentally changing every area of the company, from business operations to product development, by adopting a human-centered approach to AI thru a new methodology that he created that ensures continuous and responsible delivery of AI-based business outcomes across the company.