Sean Roche: Increasing Your Cyber Readiness


Sean Roche was tasked with leading the CIA’s Digital Innovation Directive to increase cyber intelligence for the U.S. government.  His experience overcoming cyber security threats and insight on digital innovation provides a framework for how to create solutions when complex problems arise within your company’s cyber security network. Just by asking questions like "Is it more expensive to reissue laptops every year, or keep a laptop up to date?" you can save yourself and your company precious time! 

Roche offers a unique perspective on the cloud and its growing importance for business security. He also shares how artificial intelligence benefits businesses and paves the way to safer business models. Roche offers the solution for you and your business.

Roche boasts over 30 years of federal service and was recognized for his innovation through numerous awards by the President, the intelligence community, and the Department of Defense. He also received the CIA’s highest award for effectively advocating and building a diverse and inclusive workforce.

To learn more about Roche you can visit his speaking page to read more or view his topics of expertise including "Cyber Security for the Modern Age: Overcoming Threats Now and, Into the Future and Digital Innovation: The Keys to Implementing Disruptive Technology."

To connect with Roche for your next meeting you can send us an e-mail or call us at 1-800-SPEAKER, or live chat with a member of our team right now.

Former Associate Deputy Director for CIA Digital Innovation

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  • Europe: $35,001 - $55,000*
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With over 30 years of federal service, Sean Roche is the former Associate Deputy Director of CIA’s Digital Innovation directorate – the CIA’s first new directorate in more than 50 years. As the second in command, he was responsible for modernizing and accelerating innovation across the entire agency with cutting-edge technologies and cyber intelligence. At the Directorate of Digital Innovation, Roche fueled the engine of creativity, integration, and rigor that the CIA needs in the digital age, empowering the agency to maintain their security while also increasing their pace of innovation in order to stay one step ahead of cyber threats. Roche expertly speaks on how to secure and transform an organization by integrating advanced digital capabilities. Using lessons-learned from co-leading the Directorate of Digital Innovation, he arms audiences with the tools and techniques they need to optimize their business operations to not only increase security, but also excel in the cyber and big data arenas.