Sponsorship Opportunities
September 8-10, 2022
Willows Lodge – Woodinville, WA

Welcome to the Nonconformist Innovation Summit 2022

Location

Just 30 minutes from downtown Seattle you’ll find upscale Willows Lodge situated on a beautiful, 84-room resort in Woodinville Wine Country. Get away from the city and participate in this transformative experience right in the middle of award-winning wineries, farm-to-table dining, and celebrated music at the park in the evenings at nearby Chateau Ste. Michelle Winery.

All sponsors of the event will receive the following benefits:

  • Networking and drinks at the Welcome Reception
  • Announcement of sponsors across all channels and joint press release
  • Engagement and mentions on all social media channels before and after the event
  • Access to attendee list with email and contact information
  • Offer freebies and magnet content to all attendees
  • Logo and company description will remain on Summit 2022 website indefinitely
  • Three (3) free conference passes to share with customers
  • Meals and snacks provided during the event for all guests
  • Display a sponsorship signage on-site (dimensions TBD)

Enjoy wine tasting and Summer Concerts with customers, partners, and colleagues in the park at nearby Chateau Ste. Michelle

Proposed Topics

  • Trust & Ethics
  • Privacy Management
  • Trustworthy AI
  • Security & Governance
  • Digital Identity
  • Ethical Leadership
  • Dignity & Humane Tech
  • Inclusive Innovation

Platinum Sponsor

An investment at this level includes the following:

  • Executive Keynote at one of the available times
  • Exclusive Guest on Evening Live Podcast recording session with Steve
  • Executive participation on panel
  • Guest blog on Nonconformist Innovation website
  • Two (2) guests at exclusive Executive Dinner at the Barking Frog restaurant
  • Significant input to agenda and speakers
  • Banner placement of logos used in email and social media

Fee: $10,000

Gold Sponsor

An investment at this level includes the following:

  • Executive Keynote at one of the available times
  • Executive participation on panel
  • Guest blog on Nonconformist Innovation website
  • One (1) guest at exclusive Executive Dinner at the Barking Frog restaurant

Fee: $7,500

Silver Sponsor

An investment at this level includes the following:

  • Breakout session speaker at one of the available times
  • Guest blog on Nonconformist Innovation website
  • One (1) guest at exclusive Executive Dinner at the Barking Frog restaurant

Fee: $5,000

Bronze Sponsor

An investment at this level includes the following:

  • Breakout session speaker at one of the available times
  • Guest blog on Nonconformist Innovation website
  • Highlighted sponsor of the live stream

Fee: $2,500

Previous attendees

  • CEO
  • Chief Customer Officer
  • Chief Data Privacy Officer
  • CISO
  • Consulting Technical Manager
  • CRO
  • CSO
  • CTO West
  • Customer Delivery Architect
  • Data Protection Strategist
  • Director, Solutions Engineering
  • Director, Technology Development
  • Enterprise Architect
  • Executive Director, Enterprise IAM
  • Global Head of Cloud Security
  • Head of Customer Engineering
  • Head of Security Products
  • Information Security Manager
  • IT Manager
  • JD, CIPM, Data Protection & Privacy
  • Manager, Security Engineering
  • Managing Director
  • Senior Security Director
  • Sr Director IAM
  • Sr. Director of Identity and Access Security Architecture
  • Sr. Director, Global Endpoint and Data Security
  • Sr. Director, PM
  • SVP, Head of Engineering
  • SVP, Integration & Innovation Services
  • Technical Director
  • VP and Chief Security Strategist
  • VP of Data and Architecture
  • VP of IDM
  • VP of Product Security
  • VP of Research
  • VP, Global Services Demand
  • VP, Head of IT
  • VP, IAM Integration Services Manager
  • VP, Product Management

Previous companies:

  • Accenture
  • ADP
  • Amazon
  • Amdocs
  • American Express
  • AT&T
  • AWS
  • Citizens Bank
  • Cloud Security Alliance
  • Cloudentity
  • Constellation Research
  • CVS Health
  • Dell EMC
  • Dremio
  • Equifax
  • Exabeam
  • EY
  • Finite State
  • Google
  • IDM Works
  • Intrinium
  • King County
  • MobileIron
  • Nuvance Health
  • Okta
  • Optiv
  • Ping Identity
  • PwC
  • REI
  • Salesforce
  • Simeio Solutions
  • Starbucks
  • Sumo Logic
  • Sureify
  • The Walt Disney Company
  • Visa
  • Zuora

Summit 1.0 Stats

  • 225 unique registrations
  • 146 attendees
  • 14 breakout sessions
  • 36 t-shirts shipped to raving fans
  • 54 CPE credits awarded
  • 8.5 hours of on-demand content

Summit 1.0 (Archive)

Host & Organizer

Steve-Tout-Bio

Steve Tout

Chief Instigator

Steve is obsessed with helping transform business by delivering disruptive insights, reducing risk and enabling safer online experiences with innovative identity & access management strategies and solutions. For over 18 years he has worked in a variety of roles related to global enterprise IAM implementations with a focus on program management, enterprise architecture and operational excellence at some of the world’s largest companies in telecommunications, financial services, high tech and Big 4 consulting. Steve is currently an independent advisor and host of the Nonconformist Innovation Podcast.

Prior to his current role, Mr. Tout was a Sr. Advisor at Optiv at Optiv, the largest holistic pure-play cybersecurity solutions integrator in North America. Prior to that, he was the CEO of a seed funded Seattle start-up, VeriClouds, a cyber threat intelligence company focused on making credential breaches a thing of the past. While at VeriClouds, Mr. Tout led a start-up team (of former Microsoft security researchers and product mangers) pioneering the identity threat protection space. He led the overall vision, product strategy and enterprise sales globally. Notable project includes leading the ForgeRock integration to deliver the most comprehensive integrated threat intelligence solution for the ForgeRock Identity Platform.

Before making the leap to the start-up world, Mr. Tout was a Director of Cybersecurity & Privacy at PwC where he worked with PwC clients on identifying, assessing and treating risk, building security services and incorporating long-term strategies that enable superior user experience and improved operational efficiency. Notable projects include providing a reference architecture, POC leadership and strategy for Oracle IAM integration with Oracle ERP for a global coffee company located in the Pacific Northwest.

Prior to PwC, he was the global head of IAM at VMware (one of the four largest enterprise software companies) where he designed and managed global customer and partner facing IAM systems. Prior to joining VMware, Steve was a consultant at Oracle where he led deployments at strategic accounts in the manufacturing and high-tech sectors.