Event Details

When: April 23, 2018, 4:30pm – 6:00pm
Venue: Hofstra University Club, David S. Mack Hall
Sponsored by: Fred DeMatteis School of Engineering and Applied Science
Philip Coniglio 516-463-5548
Speaker: Shawn Henry, President and CSO at CrowdStrike Services


As president and CSO of CrowdStrike Services, Shawn Henry leads a world-class team of cybersecurity professionals who aggressively and effectively investigate and mitigate targeted attacks on computer networks. Under his leadership, CrowdStrike has been engaged in significant proactive and incident response operations across every major commercial sector, protecting organizations’ sensitive data and networks.

Henry retired as FBI executive assistant director (EAD) in 2012, overseeing half of the FBI’s investigative operations, including all FBI criminal and cyber investigations worlwide, international operations, and the FBI’s critical incident response to major investigations and disasters. During his 24-year career, he held a wide range of operational and leadership roles in four FBI field offices and FBI headquarters.

Join us as Hofstra alumnus Shawn Henry shares his journey from Hofstra University to current president and CSO of CrowdStrike, a global organization on a daily mission to protect companies and their clients against targeted cyberattacks.

A Q&A session and refreshments will follow the presentation. For additional information, please contact Philip Coniglio at 516-463-5548 or