Thursday, April 19, 2012
Loyola University Maryland
Timonium Graduate Center
Award Presentation 5:30 p.m., Cocktail Reception 6:30 p.m.
Phyllis A. Schneck, Ph.D.
VP and CTO, McAfee, Inc.
Join Loyola University Maryland faculty, staff, and alumni for the 2012 Lattanze Executive of the Year award presentation, held by the David D. Lattanze Center for Executive Studies in Information Systems, honoring Phyllis A. Schneck, Ph.D., VP and CTO.
Dr. Schneck is Chief Technology Officer for Public Sector at McAfee, Inc. In this role, she is responsible for the technical vision for public sector applications of security and global threat intelligence, strategic thought leadership around technology and policy in cybersecurity, and leading McAfee initiatives in adaptive security and intelligence in networks for critical infrastructure protection and cross-sector cybersecurity.
For more than 14 years, Schneck has had a distinguished presence in the security and infrastructure protection community. She has been named one of Information Security Magazine’s Top 25 Women Leaders in Information Security and advised many world governments on cybersecurity issues. Schneck holds three patents in high-performance and adaptive information security.
Schneck received her Ph.D. in Computer Science from Georgia Tech, and pioneered the field of information security and security-based high-performance computing at Georgia Tech.