The 14th Chief Information Security Officer Exchange

March 22 - 24, 2020 | Omni Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA

Vaughn Hazen

Director, IT Security & CISO Freeport-McMoRan

Vaughn Hazen has served as Chief Information Security Officer at Freeport-McMoRan (FCX) since 2012.  Prior to joining FCX, Vaughn held several management positions at Solvay S.A. and Dart Container Corp. where he directed Security Operations, Telecommunications Project Management, and Telecommunications Operations. Vaughn received his B.S. in Electrical Engineering from Wright State University and holds several Security Certifications, including CISSP and CISM.  Vaughn is a U.S. Army veteran and a retired U.S. Coast Guard Reserve officer.


Freeport-McMoRan Inc. (FCX) is a natural resources company with headquarters in Phoenix, Arizona. FCX operates large, long-lived, geographically diverse assets with significant proven and probable reserves of copper, gold, and molybdenum. With over 50,000 employees and contractors worldwide, FCX is the world’s largest publicly traded copper producer, the world’s largest producer of molybdenum, and a significant gold producer. 


FCX has a strong commitment to safety performance, environmental management and to the local communities where it operates. FCX is a founding member of the International Council on Mining and Metals (ICMM) and committed to implementation of the ICMM Sustainable Development Framework. 


Day 1: Sunday, March 24th

Sunday, March 24th, 2019

12:15 PM Thwarting the Threats -Insights into Hardening Humans and Machines

Cybersecurity marketing is fond of using sound bytes to sell particular solutions. Unfortunately with cybersecurity, the devil is always in the details. This talk will offer a high level overview of what works in defending the enterprise with real world examples drawn from the speaker’s two decades as a practitioner.

Check out the incredible speaker line-up to see who will be joining Vaughn.

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