November 12–13, 2020

This is a community driven event for the entire Purple Team from all levels including Executives to Students. We want to get Cyber Threat Intelligence, Red Team, Blue Team, SOC, Hunt Teams, Digital Forensics and Incident Response, and everything in between together for this free conference and workshops.

Join Bryson Bort, Eliza May Austin, and Tyrone Wilson in the Executive Track

Join the Purple Team Summit Discord!


Summit Agenda

November 13

Time (Eastern Time)

Main Track

Executive Track

10:00 am - 10:10 am

Welcome — Bryson Bort & Jorge Orchilles

10:10 am  - 10:40 am

Tatyana Bolton Keynote — Coming Soon

10:40 am - 11:00 am

"SHOW ME THE MONEY!" Budget Optimisation through Purple Teaming — Stephen Ridgway

11:05 am - 11:45 am

The 1-Hour Purple Team Exercise — Ben Goerz & Dalit Ben-Izhak

"No, you aren't secure: So stop asking" — Dan DeCloss

11:45 am - 12:00 pm


12:00 pm - 12:40 pm

"Page me if you need me" And Other Things I Learned About S3 Breaches — Aaron Stanley

VC Panel: Investing in the Future of Purple Teams – Panel Moderated by Ron Gula with Sid Trivedi, Greg Dragon, & Chris Steed

12:40 pm - 1:20 pm

Purple Teaming AWS with CloudGoat and CloudTrail — Ashwin Patil

1:20 pm - 1:30 pm


1:30 pm - 2:00 pm

Assumed Breach With a Side of Phish — Mike Gualtieri

Fireside Chat - Joel Scharlat & Charles Blauner

2:00 pm - 2:40 pm

Targeting Cloud IAM policies never looked so good — Nathaniel Quist

The Immediate Value of Purple Teams - Ryan Leirvik

2:40 pm - 3:20 pm

Projecting TA505 Tradecraft to Cutting Edge Systems — Fatih Ozavci

How to Use the Purple Team to Point Stakeholders to Defensible Infrastructure - Sounil Yu

3:20 pm - 3:30 pm

Closing Remarks

CFP Review Committee

Jorge Orchilles (Chair)



Adam Pennington



Xena Olsen

CTI Analyst & Doctoral Student


Dr. Mona Lisa Pinkney

Senior Director of Governance, Risk, Compliance, Engagement and Geographies in Global Technology at Nike, Inc.

Eliza May Austin

CEO & Co-Founder of and Chief Executive Officer at PocketSIEM


Bryson Bort

Founder & CEO at SCYTHE


Sounil Yu

CISO-in-Residence at YL Ventures, Former Chief Security Scientist at Bank of America


Olaf Hartong

Defensive Specialist at FalconForce


Erik Van Buggenhout

Co-Founder at NVISO / Senior Instructor at SANS


Gert-Jan Bruggink

Defensive Specialist at FalconForce


Daniel Wyleczuk-Stern

Senior Security Engineer at Snowflake