Optiv Cyber House at SXSW

Shakespeare's Pub - Austin, TX


March 12 - 13, 2023

This box would be hidden by default but can be used to update attendees on date changes,
cancellations and other important bulletins.

Cyber House Details

Meet Optiv at the world’s technology hub, SXSW, in Austin, Texas! Located on iconic 6th Street just a short distance from the Austin Convention Center and in the heart of all SXSW activity, Optiv’s Cyber House is in Shakespeare’s Pub. Optiv Cyber House events include panels with cybersecurity experts, a demo fair, an after party with live music and invaluable networking opportunities.

Cyber House Highlights

Live Panels

Demo Fair

After Party

Featured Speakers

Keynote Speaker 1

Dave DeWalt

Founder, CEO and Managing Director, NightDragon

Read Bio
Keynote Speaker 1

Kevin Lynch

CEO, Optiv

Read Bio

Optiv Cyber House Agenda | March 12

  • 1:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m. CT

    Sponsored SXSW Panel | Rise of the Metaverse: A Web 3 Wild West

  • 2:30 p.m. - 3:30 p.m. CT

    Sponsored SXSW Panel | Power Up: Keeping Critical Infrastructure Safe

  • 5:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. CT

    After Party

Optiv Cyber House Agenda | March 13

        • 10:00 a.m. - 10:50 a.m. CT

          Panel | Demystifying the DOD Customer

        • 11:00 a.m. - 11:50 a.m. CT

          Panel | Why Cyber Readiness is Essential for Military Stability

        • 1:00 p.m. - 1:50 p.m. CT

          Panel | National Security Impacts of Ultra-Transparency

        • 2:00 p.m. - 2:50 p.m. CT

          Panel | Supply Chain … The Next Off-Set

        • 4:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. CT

          Sponsored SXSW Panel | 2050: Thriving in the Age of Hyper-Connection

        • 5:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m. CT

          Networking Happy Hour

Day 3 Agenda

  • 10:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m. PT

    Keynote: Session Title Here

  • 10:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m. PT

    Panel: Session Title Here

Additional Speakers

Col. Dave Branch (Ret.)

Director/Senior Client Advisor, Touchstone Futures

Read Bio

Nycki Brooks

Managing Director, Federal Services, Optiv

Read Bio

LTG Ed Cardon (Ret.)

Founding Partner and Co-CEO, Touchstone Futures

Read Bio

Lieutenant General Ross Coffman

Deputy Commander, Army Futures Command

Read Bio

Ashlee Dominguez

Vice President, Intelligence & Analysis Solutions, Valiant

Read Bio

Major General Barbara Fast

U.S. Army (Ret.)

Read Bio

Steve Granda

Cybersecurity Researcher, National Renewable Energy Lab

Read Bio

Colonel Mike Hammond

Commander, McAlester Army Ammunition Plant

Read Bio

Emily Herrick

Co-founder, FoolProof Labs

Read Bio

Jessica Hetrick

Senior Cyber Strategy and Resilience Leader, Optiv

Read Bio

Honorable Patrick Murphy

Former Under Secretary, U.S. Army

Read Bio

Jonathan Nguyen-Duy

VP, Field CISO Strategic Services, Fortinet

Read Bio

Paul Paget

CEO, Black Kite

Read Bio

Major General Paul Pardew

U.S. Army (Ret.)

Read Bio

Annie Redmond

Deputy Assistant Secretary, Intelligence Policy and Coordination, U.S. Department of State

Read Bio

Dr. Alexis Ross

President, Apex Defense Strategies

Read Bio

Kris Schroeder

Founder and CEO, Grey Market Labs

Read Bio

Dr. Alyse Taylor-Anyikire

Senior Policy Advisor and Engineer, U.S. Department of Energy

Read Bio

John Tsangaris

Technical Manager, Threat, Optiv

Read Bio

Sean Tufts

Practice Director, IoT, OT, Optiv

Read Bio

James Turgal

Vice President, Cyber Risk, Strategy and Board Relations, Optiv

Read Bio

Optiv Cyber House at Shakespeare's Pub

314 E. 6th St.
Austin, TX 78701

Optiv After Party and Federal Demo Day Partners

Grey Market Labs_reversed_175x65.png
Hyper Giant_reversed_175x65.png