IT Networking Dinner

Tuesday, October 6, 2015 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM

OpenSky invites you to join your peers for a discussion around one of the most important components of an organization’s security infrastructure, Identity and Access Management (IAM). Gerhard Cerny, Ian Glazer and Mark Coderre will lead a panel discussion on how the “Three Dimensions of IAM” model can be leveraged to enhance any enterprise IAM program.


Topics of discussion include:

  • The drivers for change (social, mobile, analytics, cloud, IoT)
  • Implementing Role Based Access Control
  • How to organize based on Consumer IAM vs. Enterprise IAM
  • The Role of Threat Intelligence in IAM

Join us at the Landmarc in the Time Warner Center for a night of good food and great discussion.


6:00 – 6:45 PM: Networking & Hors d’Oeuvres
7:45 – 9:00 PM: Panel shares their experiences, followed by a Q&A session on IAM’s top challenges
7:45 – 9:00 PM: Dinner & Peer-to-Peer Conversation



10 Columbus Circle
3rd Floor|
New York, NY 10019
P (212) 823-6123



Gerhard Cerny

Vice President & Chief Information Security Officer at AmerisourceBergen


As VP, Chief Information Security Officer at AmerisourceBergen Corporation (“ABC”), Gerhard is responsible for the strategy, definition, implementation and operation of the company’s global information security and Business Continuity Programs. Prior to joining ABC, Gerhard worked for United Healthcare Group – OptumInsight.  As their VP, Chief Data Security & Governance Officer, he also acted as the Data Security Officer of United Health Group’s “Data and Analytics” company – essentially responsible for the security and protection of all data entrusted to the company.


Ian Glazer

Senior Director, Identity at Salesforce


Ian Glazer is the Senior Director for Identity, at Salesforce. His responsibilities include product strategy and identity standards work. Prior to that, he was a research vice president and agenda manager on the Identity and Privacy Strategies team at Gartner where he oversaw the entire team’s research. Mr. Glazer is an industry veteran having worked in the identity space for over a decade. He is a member of the Management Council and Board of Directors for the US Identity Ecosystem Steering Group (IDESG) as well as the Editor for the Kantara Initiative Identity Relationship Management Working Group.


Mark Coderre

National Practice Director – Security Services at OpenSky


Mark Coderre is an Information Security Executive with over 25 years of experience protecting information in Healthcare, Insurance, and Financial industries. He is the National Practice Director for OpenSky Corporation, a professional services firm focused on Information Technology and Risk Management. Mark also holds a board seat on the National Strategy for Trusted Identities, chairs an NH-ISAC on IAM, and contributes to Kantara. Prior to OpenSky, Mark was the Executive Director and Chief Security Architect for Aetna in Hartford, Connecticut