Build Better Defenses
October 29–30, 2017: Training
October 30–November 1, 2017: Tutorials & Conference
New York, NY
Yong-Gon Chon

Yong-Gon Chon
CEO, Focal Point Data Risk

Website | @YongGonChon

Yong-Gon Chon is the CEO of Focal Point Data Risk, one of the largest pure-play cyber-services companies, and a member of Focal Point’s board, where he is responsible for all aspects of business growth and execution. Yong-Gon has more than 20 years of experience building and leading global security and risk management teams. Previously, he was CTO at SecureInfo Corporation; led the Cybersecurity Division at Kratos Defense and Security Solutions after it acquired SecureInfo Corporation; and held senior leadership positions across cybersecurity organizations, where he executed professional services for Fortune 1000 and government clients. He has served as an adjunct professor at George Washington and Georgetown Universities. Yong-Gon holds a BS in management from George Washington University.


11:20am–12:00pm Tuesday, October 31, 2017
Yong-Gon Chon (Focal Point Data Risk), Wade Baker (Cyentia Institute)
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Yong-Gon Chon and Wade Baker share the results of an original, in-depth survey project that interviewed current board members and senior cybersecurity professionals to find out whether cybersecurity is now a boardroom issue, and if it is, determine what security experts have been telling boards to care about. Read more.