Mark Lynd (CISSP, ISSAP, ISSMP) is Top ranked global thought leader, author, speaker and practitioner for, AI, Data Center, IoT, IIoT and Cybersecurity. He has been an accomplished enterprise CIO, CTO, CISO and Board Member for several large organizations. Mark has performed speaking and thought leadership engagements for Oracle, Intel, IBM, BDO, Cisco, Cohesity and others. He was named an Ernst & Young’s “Entrepreneur of Year – Southwest Region” Finalist and presented the Doak Walker Award on ESPN’s CFB Awards Show to a national television audience. He served honorably in the US Army’s 3rd Ranger Battalion & 82d Airborne.