Speaker: Howard Miller
Topic: Cyber Risk & Insurance
Howard Miller, CRM, CIC, CyRP is a highly motivated and creative expert as a commercial insurance broker and insurance consultant with over 20 years of experience. Howard Miller is currently VP, Account Executive at Alliant Cyber in Irvine CA where he focused on the design and placement of cyber insurance and technology errors and omissions.
Howard has been a public speaker since 2011 and has been a featured panelist, presenter, and producer of cyber risk conferences where he has been joined by law enforcement, privacy attorney’s, CISO’s and technology experts.
Howard Miller has been an innovator in custom insurance programs. With extensive experience in customizing insurance programs Howard has developed a unique skillset as an intermediary communicating and developing insurance products and solutions working with c-suite/board of directors and insurance underwriting.
Howard continues to support the evolution of risk management with multiple published peer reviewed articles including Springer, Environment Systems and Decisions “Enterprise risk management optimization (ERMO)” 10.1007/s10669-021-09819-x. As a member of the leadership team and co-lead for the risk management framework, Howard has contributed to the publication of SAE G-32 JA7496 Cyber Physical System Security Engineering Standard. This is an innovative international standard influence by NIST system engineering approach work and applicable to cyber security associated with cyber physical systems (e.g. smart-grids, smart cities, aerospace, automotive) where risk includes, software, hardware, firmware across the supply chain.
Howard Miller’s community involvement has included:
• Member of and presenter for MORS, National Security Risk Analysis Community.
• Lead Risk Transfer and Insurance Subcommittee for NDIA Trust and Assurance.
• Preferred referral partner for cybercrime insurance: City National Bank.
• Pepperdine Cyber Risk Professional Certificate Program (CyRP) Advisory Board, certificate holder and guest educator.
• Blue LAVA Community
TOPIC: In today’s rapidly evolving digital landscape, understanding the significance of cyber insurance has become paramount. As organizations and individuals alike rely increasingly on interconnected technologies, they face escalating cyber risks that can result in devastating financial losses, reputational damage, and legal repercussions.
Cyber insurance provides a crucial safety net, offering protection against the ever-growing array of cyber threats such as data breaches, ransomware attacks, and network intrusions. By learning about cyber insurance, businesses can proactively assess their vulnerabilities and implement robust cybersecurity measures. This knowledge empowers them to make informed decisions about tailored insurance policies that align with their specific needs, mitigating potential financial catastrophe and ensuring resilience in the face of cyber incidents. Moreover, as cyber threats continue to evolve, staying informed about the latest developments in cyber insurance becomes essential to navigate the complexities of this vital aspect of risk management.