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Mark Lynd

Managing Partner at Relevant Track

Dallas, United States

36591 Followers 9452 Followers

*** Cybersecurity - Blockchain - FinTech - Digital Transformation - Artificial Intelligence ***

Ranked in Top 15 for Digital Transformation, Blockchain and Crypto
Ranked in Top 20 - 100 Most Relevant Blockchain Insiders
Ranked in Top 20 - Cloud Global Power 100 Influencer List
Ranked in Top 15 - Digital Transformation Power 100
Ranked in Top 25 - CyberSecurity, InfoSec, AI, BigData and 5G
Ranked in Top 50 - InsurTech, FinTech and IoT

Mark Lynd (CISSP - ISSAP, ISSMP, CE|H) - Driven executive, author and military veteran who helps cast an innovative digital transformation for companies and measurably build on it. Proven leader who mentors and empowers staff to achieve their goals through leadership, collaboration, empowerment and strives to bring order out of chaos, excellence out of mediocrity, and efficiency out of inefficiency.

C-Level innovator who believes most business decisions today are shaped and influenced by technology because it has the power to transform businesses, relationships and opportunities. Uses vision and leadership to help shape how companies deploy and manage mobile, social, cloud, Internet of Things and technologies to support growth, generate opportunity, increase productivity and profitability.

Mark serves and has served on several corporate boards and was named an Ernst & Young’s "Entrepreneur of Year – Southwest Region" Finalist. He presented the Doak Walker Award on ESPN’s CFB Awards Show to a national television audience and has been quoted by numerous publications including Wall Street Journal, Information Week, eWeek, CSO and others.

He has a Bachelor's of Science degree from the University of Tulsa. Mark Honorably served in the United States Army in the 3rd Ranger Battalion and the 82d Airborne.

Specialties: CyberSecurity, IoT, Blockchain, Crypto, Artificial Intelligence, Cloud, Big Data, Mobile, Social, 5G, CIO, Governance, Due-diligence, Data Centers, Military, Veteran

Mark LyndPoints
Academic0
Author75
Influencer464
Speaker18
Entrepreneur0
Total557

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Company Information

Company Type: Company
Theatre: Global
Media Experience: 20 years
Last Media Training: 04/10/2018
Last Media Interview: 05/02/2018

Areas of Expertise

AI 39.91
Analytics 31.12
Big Data 55.08
Blockchain 90.45
Cloud 40.64
Cryptocurrency 100
Cybersecurity 68.37
Digital Disruption
Digital Transformation 38.55
Emerging Technology 33.70
Fintech
IoT
Social
Predictive Analytics 31.06

Industry Experience

Consumer Products
Financial Services & Banking
Healthcare
High Tech & Electronics
Hospitality
Insurance
Media
Oil & Gas
Professional Services
Retail
Telecommunications

Publications

5 Article/Blogs
5 Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning Use-Cases for Cybersecurity - Bitnewstoday
Bitnewstoday.com
December 04, 2018
Evolving cybersecurity risks and trends continue to force organizations to adopt waves of precautionary changes and solutions to protect themselves, further forcing organizations to adapt, evolve or fall behind in the marketplace.

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Tags: AI, Analytics, Cybersecurity

Get Your Team Productive with AI Now
LinkedIn
November 15, 2018
One of the most interesting benefits to IBM Watson Studio is its integrated collaboration environment as it allows a team made of data scientists, business analysts, SMEs and others collaborate without having to share accounts, move data around or use work arounds often required when using multiple consoles, tools or different products needed to create, manage and successfully run AI, machine learning or deep learning projects from end to end.

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Tags: AI, Analytics, Cloud

5 Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning Use-Cases for Cybersecurity
LinkedIn
September 09, 2018
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Evolving cybersecurity risks and trends continue to force organizations to adopt waves of precautionary changes and solutions to protect themselves, further forcing organizations to adapt, evolve or fall behind in the marketplace. Rapid technological development and adoption across diverse industries presents additional developmental challenges for organizational cybersecurity processes and systems.

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Tags: Cybersecurity

Harnessing AI's Power Is Easier Now!
LinkedIn
July 30, 2018
In my experience as a C-level executive and long-time AI professional, I’ve learned that people who want to utilize artificial Intelligence find getting started to be the most difficult part. Even the more confident practitioners could easily become intimidated by the array and complexity of tools to navigate.

But this problem is now a thing of the past. With IBM Watson Studio, you and your project can now hit the ground running. IBM Watson Studio’s integrated environment makes AI significantly easier, by allowing users to quickly and easily build visually appealing projects and models.

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Tags: AI, Predictive Analytics

Feeding The Monster: The Huge Impact And Real-World Uses Of Blockchain
LinkedIn
January 18, 2018
Blockchain is an immensely hyped and important digital record-keeping technology that reached early prominence due to its origin and use in cryptocurrencies like Bitcoin, Ethereum and Ripple. But, its impact is destined to be much larger than just cryptocurrency as it provides an innovative, secure and immutable way for transactional systems to record and store data and records with multiple parties.

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Tags: Blockchain, Cryptocurrency, Cybersecurity

1 Book
15 Enterprise Security Myths Exposed
Relevant Track
November 07, 2016
***eBook by Mark Lynd *** Unfortunately, there are still too many enterprise security myths being perpetuated and this can negatively impact many enterprises through a false sense of security. This interactive eBook seeks to expose and combat those myths.

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Tags: Big Data, Cybersecurity, Digital Transformation

3 Book Chapters
Closing Vulnerabilities
Oracle Dyn
October 15, 2018
Security misconfiguration is the most common website vulnerability that most people are not aware
of. Many business leaders assume that after they have approved the purchase and installation of security products and services that they are fully protected.

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Tags: Cloud, Cybersecurity

Closing Vulnerabilities
Oracle Dyn
October 15, 2018
Security misconfiguration is the most common website vulnerability that most people are not aware
of. Many business leaders assume that after they have approved the purchase and installation of security products and services that they are fully protected.

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Tags: Cloud, Cybersecurity

Emerging Trends
Oracle Dyn
October 15, 2018
Some of the most important current trends in bot traffic and site exploitatiOn

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Tags: Cloud, Cybersecurity, Emerging Technology

1 Media Interview
Building Trust with Digital Identity and Blockchain
ThreatMetrix
May 02, 2018
I recently joined Frank Teruel, CFO of ThreatMetrix for the latest Digital Identity 360 Video Episode: “Building Trust with Digital Identity and Blockchain” Watch video here: http://bit.ly/2jAQUtW

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Tags: AI, Blockchain, Cybersecurity

6 Speaking Engagements
Intro To Cryptocurrencies And Why They Must Evolve To Reach The Masses
Greenhill School
November 07, 2018
Intro to cryptocurrencies and why they must evolve to reach the masses is largely an introduction to crypto and then covers the challenges and needs to grow and reach the masses.

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Tags: Blockchain, Cryptocurrency, Cybersecurity

Digital Identity Is Not An Opt-In Scenario
North Texas ISSA
September 05, 2018
Discusses the challenges with maintaing and protecting your digital identity. Also it talks about how artificial intelligence can be used to protect one’s identity.

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Tags: Blockchain, Cryptocurrency, Cybersecurity

Keynote: When and Why Family Office, Venture and Private Equity Move En Masse Into Crypto
BCI Summit 2018
June 12, 2018
I performed the keynote on June 12th and also moderated two panels and was a panelist on another. BCI Summit Investment Summit was designed to educate and discuss blockchain and cryptocurrency for portfolio investors

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Tags: Blockchain, Cryptocurrency, Cybersecurity

Seven AI Trends Affecting The Enterprise
IBM Systems
April 30, 2018
Seven AI Trends Affecting The Enterprise Presentation at IBM TechU in Orlando, Florida.

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Tags: AI, Blockchain, Digital Transformation

IBM Think 2018
IBM
March 20, 2018
I was a paid influencer and speaker for IBM at IBM Think 2018.

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Tags: AI, Big Data, Cybersecurity

Combine Machine Learning and Blockchain to Create Greater Trust
Blockchain Global Advisors
February 12, 2018
Mark Lynd's presentation: "Combining Machine Learning and Blockchain To Create Greater Trust." Digital Trust is one of the key ingredients to companies with significant digital businesses or looking to create important digital businesses.

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Tags: AI, Blockchain, Cybersecurity

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