The Honorable Michael Chertoff to Deliver Keynote at Advisen’s 2015 Cyber Risk Insights Conference

NEW YORK – April 23, 2015 – Advisen Ltd. announced  today that the Honorable Michael Chertoff, former Secretary of the U.S. Department of Homeland Security and Executive Chairman of The Chertoff Group, will deliver a keynote address at its annual Cyber Risk Insights Conference on October 20, 2015 at the Grand Hyatt in New York City.

Mr. Chertoff spent four years as Secretary of the U.S. Department of Homeland Security, from 2005 to 2009, defending our borders from would-be terrorists, while also transforming FEMA into an effective organization following Hurricane Katrina.

Prior to heading up the Department of Homeland Security, Mr. Chertoff served as a federal judge on the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit.

Michael Chertoff is the Co-Founder & Executive Chairman of the Chertoff Group where he provides high-level strategic counsel to corporate and government leaders on a broad range of security issues, from risk identification and prevention to preparedness, response and recovery.

In addition to his role at The Chertoff Group, Mr. Chertoff is also senior of counsel at Covington & Burling LLP, and a member of the firm’s White Collar Defense and Investigations practice group.

Senior Vice President of the Research & Editorial division, Rebecca Bole commented, “I am delighted to welcome Mr. Chertoff to keynote Advisen’s flagship cyber conference. More than 800 of the most influential cyber risk professionals will be at the event and Mr. Chertoff’s unique insights will provide an invaluable contribution to our content.”

The Cyber Risk Insights Conference is currently offering early bird specials ranging from $250 for Cyber Risk Network Members to $649 for general participants. Risk managers attend for free. For more information or to register, click here.