As CISO for the City of San Diego, Gary Hayslip advises the City’s executive leadership (mayoral, city council, and 30+ city departments and agencies) on protecting city government information resources. He oversees citywide cybersecurity strategy and the enterprise cybersecurity program, operations, compliance and risk assessment services. His mission includes creating a “risk aware” culture that places high value on securing city information resources and protecting personal information entrusted to the City. He is Co-Chair for Cybertech and an active member of ISSA, ISACA, OWASP and INFRAGARD. Hayslip's certifications include CISSP, CISA and CRISC, and he has a B.Sc., an MBA, and over 25 years’ experience in information security. He is also Co-Author of the CISO Desk Reference Guide.