• May 15-17, 2023
  • The Woodlands Resort
  • Houston, TX

Ascend: Resolver Security Summit

We're thrilled to invite you to Ascend: Resolver Security Summit on May 15-17, 2023! Join us for two days of discussions about what's next in security. Hear from security industry leaders, get hands on training from experts, and earn CPE credits. Tap into a network of your peers while also enjoying evening events and the beautiful surroundings of the Woodlands Resort, including a pool, golf course, and sun-filled outdoor patios.

Who is attending?

From practitioners to leaders, gather with professionals who are responsible for their organization's security operations. Learn and network with peers in your sector and beyond.

What does your conference pass include?

  • Two-day conference access
  • CPE-accredited sessions
  • All breakfast, lunches, and breaks
  • Monday evening cocktail reception
  • Tuesday evening social
  • Conference backpack + giveaways

*Accommodations are not included


Led by our experts and industry leaders, gain actionable knowledge and insights you can bring back to your organization. Plus, earn up to 5 CPE credits!

Here's a preview of a few topics we'll cover:

  • Metrics That Matter: The Top 10 Reports That Every Security Leader Needs
    Highlighting the top 10 reports that will help security leaders set strategy, improve operational efficiency, and prove the value of security investments.
  • Building Strong Business Cases for Security Investments

    Master how to build an effective business case for security investments and gain buy-in across the broader organization.

  • Resolver's Product Roadmap: What's New and What's to Come
    Discover what updates, improvements, and new features we have planned to enhance your experience using Resolver.
  • Using RAGE-V for Assessing Risk of Workplace Violence
    Experience first-hand the power of our new offering designed by combining Resolver and Kroll person assessment expertise. Roll up your sleeves with a walkthrough of the methodology and its enablement within our Threat Protection application.
  • Introduction to Dashboard Building
    Leverage our new dashboarding capabilities to draw greater insights from your data and streamline your reporting with our product experts.

Help us shape your event experience!

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Daniel Linskey
Daniel Linskey
Head of Boston Office, Kroll

Dan is the former Superintendent-in-Chief of the Boston Police Department (BPD) and a 27-year veteran of the force. During this time, Dan provided strong leadership through some of the most tragic and contentious events in the city’s history, including the Boston Marathon bombings and the Occupy Movement.

Dan serves clients in diverse industries with unique experience in investigations, crisis response, and risk management, as well as personal, physical, and operational security strategies. Widely respected for his knowledge of the complexities inherent in law enforcement and homeland security, Dan has also consulted with numerous national and international government agencies on a broad range of challenges, including large-scale event management, crisis leadership, and preparedness and community engagement strategies.

Keynote Speaker
Steve Powers
Steve Powers
Senior Manager, Security Risk Management, Kroll

Steve brings 30 years of experience in global security risk management, program development and implementation, and training in diverse and high-risk global environments. He possesses a deep understanding of brand-related risk and brings innovative, cost-effective solutions across the risk spectrum. Steve is a former U.S. Marine officer with a specialization in signals intelligence and electronic warfare.

Matthew Dumpert
Matt Dumpert
Managing Director, North America Practice Leader, Kroll

Matt leads Kroll’s Security Risk Management North America Practice. A highly respected international security and foreign policy professional, his unique experiences in complex risk-related matters encompasses major international event preparedness, emergency action and crisis management, international and multi-jurisdictional investigations, continuity of government planning, counterintelligence, counterterrorism, counterespionage, protection of world leaders, safeguarding national security-priority venues, advanced security measures, critical asset protection, threat intelligence and international security-related foreign policy initiatives.

Sherine Ebadi
Sherine Ebadi
Managing Director, Forensic Investigations and Intelligence Practice, Kroll

Sherine joins Kroll from the FBI where she worked as a fraud and financial investigations specialist on a complex financial crimes/public corruption squad for over 10 years. She works with clients to build bespoke, solution-driven engagements. She actively manages investigative teams by directing case strategy, conducting critical and sensitive interviews, analyzing results of data analytics research and forensic accounting to drive investigative leads, preparing client reports, and testifying as an expert witness.

Artem Sherman
Artem Sherman
Product Manager, Resolver

Artem has an 18-year background in Security, 12 of which he spent at TJX Canada, where he headed up Technology, Analytics & centralized Investigations. Artem is currently focused on building investigations and threat solutions at Resolver.

Ryan Theissen
Ryan Theissen
VP, Product – Corporate Security, Resolver

Ryan Thiessen has spent nearly two decades delivering data-driven security technology services. As Vice President of Security and Investigations Products at Resolver, Thiessen focuses on bringing customer-focused solutions and innovation to Resolver’s Corporate Security products.

Urvi Kohli
Urvi Kohli
Application Product Manager, Resolver

Urvi joined Resolver in August 2022. As an Application Product Manager on the Corporate Security team at Resolver, Urvi is experienced in both the Incident Management and Command Center applications. Prior to joining Resolver, Urvi spent 8 years in product teams at different organizations and successfully built web and mobile applications for customers in the healthcare and insurance space.

Jamie Burr
Jamie Burr
Senior Product Manager, Resolver

Jamie Burr has been in the Enterprise SaaS space for over 20 years bringing products to market in the areas of Contract Management, Vendor Management, Supplier Management and now Corporate Security Management. As Senior Product Manager for Security and Investigations at Resolver, Jamie combines proven product management principles with Resolver’s leading technology platform to bring solutions to problems our customers care about.

Jady Angeli
Jady Angeli
Manager, Solution Engineering, Resolver

As a Solution Engineer, Jady Angeli helps Resolver’s Corporate Security customers by sharing her extensive product knowledge and tapping into her natural curiosity to understand each business’s unique needs and requirements. She provides immersive experiences to help our customers envision the short-term possibilities and long-term evolution of their risk programs with Resolver.

Harrison Levy
Harrison Levy
Director, Product Marketing, Resolver

Since joining Resolver, Harrison has focused on taking the knowledge and practices of the world’s leading security teams and productizing them to enable any organization to build a mature and effective security program.

LeeAnn Kincal
LeeAnn Kincal
Product Marketing Manager, Resolver

LeeAnn is a skilled product marketer and strategist for Resolver’s Corporate Security solutions for Incident Management, Security Risk Management, Security Operations, and Threat Protection.


Ascend 2023 takes place at The Woodlands Resort, about 30 minutes from Houston, TX.

The Woodlands Resort
2301 N Millbend Dr.
The Woodlands
TX 77380

Make A Room Reservation

The Ascend room block ends April 24, 2023. Room blocks are first come, first served and are subject to availability.

The Woodlands Resort


Early Access Extended!

Secure your spot early and save up to $200 on your conference pass. Offer ends March 31.

Early Access Giveaway:
Register by April 7 for a chance to win a $200 Delta gift card and a free room upgrade!