Figuring Out How to Figure Out What Comes After What Comes Next presented at CISOPhiladelphia 2015

by Thornton May,

Summary : Confederate cavalry raider Nathan Bedford Forest thought he encapsulated the secret of strategy when he said the key to victory is “to get there first with the most.” But where is “there”?
Alan Wurtzel, CEO and board member of Circuit City, defined strategy as “harmonizing the resources, strengths and capacities of the organization to the external environment.” The modern external environment is defined by digital competence with competitive success enabled or constrained by information security. Futurist Thornton May showcases how high performance enterprises are figuring out how to figure out where their security “there” is.