Chris serves as Global Director Industrial Security with Unisys. His career spans the cybersecurity industry for more than 25 years. He invented one of the first firewall products, built a multi-billion dollar firewall business at Cisco System, founded an information sharing centre for critical infrastructures, and has advised public and private organisations in every sector around the world. In his role within the Office of Innovation at Unisys Chris created and leads the Operational Technology and IoT practices, invented the Digital Bill of Materials (DBoM) structure, and established the Unisys Marine Living Research Centre.
Brandon Witte serves as President and CEO of Sightline Systems. His career spans Requirements Analysis, Enterprise Software, Enterprise Architecture, IT Strategy, and Professional Services. Prior to joining Sightline, Brandon was a Director with CGI, a large consulting and outsourcing company. In that role, he was part of the corporate strategic venture group, focusing on the capture of large outsourcing contracts. Brandon’s primary focus was on the application support and development aspects of these opportunities. Brandon holds a BA in Management Science from Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University.