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Christine Todd Whitman (Exclusively WSB)

As the leader of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and the governor of New Jersey, Whitman has wrestled with some of the most challenging public policy issues confronting government, business and the scientific community today. The public’s expectation of what government and business should be doing to contribute to the protection of our natural environment is undergoing rapid and significant change. In a provocative and informative presentation, Whitman explores the most complex environmental challenges facing America and the world today and helps audiences:

  • Better understand the environmental challenges they face daily
  • Understand the role that the government plays in shaping public policy
  • More effectively develop the strategies they need to do their part

Maj Gen (Ret) Brett Williams is an expert at translating the technical concepts of cybersecurity into language that is relevant and digestible to business leaders at all levels.  His experience working with nearly every sector allows him to tailor the message to his audience addressing their specific concerns.  Whether he is talking to a Fortune 100 company or a group of small and mid-size business leaders, Brett weaves together a message that fits the business and leaves the audience with specific action items they can use to defeat today’s complex cyber threat. Brett is comfortable and eager to engage your clients informally, both before and after the speech, during receptions, dinners and other social settings.

The Russians hacked the election, the Chinese are stealing our trade secrets, the Iranians and North Koreans see cyber as the ultimate asymmetric attack vector against the United States.  Every day, the country’s critical infrastructure is under attack—financial services, the electric grid, oil and gas, telecommunications, transportation.  As the former Director of Operations at U.S. Cyber Command, Maj Gen (Ret) Brett Williams is one of the few speakers available who can talk with the credibility that comes from being on the front lines of defending the Nation in cyberspace.  General Williams unique combination of both military and private sector experience, provides the audience with a clear understanding of the nation-state cyber threat and how it could impact their business.


Maj Gen (Ret) Brett Williams is certified by the National Association of Corporate Directors (NACD) as a Board Governance Fellow and since 2015 has been a faculty member with NACD’s Board Advisory Services.  Brett has taught cyber-risk oversight to a wide variety of boards representing every business sector across a broad annual revenue range.  The typical seminar is three to four hours in length and prepares directors to effectively engage management on a wide variety of topics to include specific threats to the company, potential costs of a breach, assessing and managing cyber-risk, incident/breach response, regulation and oversight, metrics, and cyber insurance.  Brett’s intense preparation results in a highly customized, company-specific presentation that always receives high marks from both the board and management.  Custom quotes are available and vary based on desired engagement time, company size and event location. References are available upon request.

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