Speaker details

John Bryk Cyber and Physical Threat Intelligence Analyst

Downstream Natural Gas Information Sharing and Analysis Center (DNG-ISAC)

John Bryk retired as a colonel from the United States Air Force after a 30-year career.  As a senior officer, he was selected to serve as a military diplomat at U.S. embassies in Canada and in Central and Western Europe, including a tour as Assistant Air Attaché in Berlin.  Prior to retirement he was attached to the Defense Intelligence Agency, where he later continued to serve as a U.S. Intelligence Officer until joining the private sector in 2015.

As the threat intelligence analyst for the U.S. Downstream Natural Gas Information Sharing and Analysis Center (DNG-ISAC), Colonel Bryk focuses on the protection of North America’s natural gas critical cyber and physical infrastructure.  His blog, Infrastructure Cyber Defender, appears online in CSO Magazine, where he shares a personal take on current cyber and physical issues. 

John holds an MBA, an MS in Cybersecurity, and an MA in Business and Organizational Security.  He maintains a certification as a Counterintelligence Threat Analyst, and serves on the Governing Board of the McAfee Institute. 

 Sessions

Date Title

CyberNext Summit 2019

Oct 08, 2019
15:45‑16:45
Effective Risk Management
Real and Perceived Threats to the Energy Sector - 2019 and 2020
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Cybersecurity Leadership Summit 2018 Europe

Nov 13, 2018
14:10‑15:10
Implementation & Decision Making
Panel - Operationalizing Threat Intelligence
Information, Intelligence, and Human Factors
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