CEO, Security Innovation Inc
Ed is a Ponemon Institute Research Fellow, Privacy by Design Ambassador by the Information & Privacy Commissioner of Canada, Forbes Technology Council Member, and recipient of multiple SC Magazine’s Reboot Leadership Awards. He sits on the board of Cyversity, a non-profit committed to advancing minorities in the field of cyber security and is a BoSTEM Advisory Committee member. He also is the host of Ed TALKS, a monthly panel that debates risk-based approaches to securing software and its ecosystem.
VP, Security & Risk Officer,
Azure Hardware Systems & Infrastructure at Microsoft
Edna is a Board Director, Executive Advisor, Author, Private Equity Advisor, ICT & Cloud Technology Executive. She forecasts the future of business and creates clear strategies to deliver new and secure operating models for a digital economy. A sought-after industry influencer, bringing rich perspective forged from over 30 years of broad and deep leadership success creating new organizations and delivering cyber security, compliance, risk management, sustainability, and value chain transformation across a $143B technology company.
CISO at Eclipz.io Inc.
(Formerly Intel Corp, Cybersecurity Strategist)
He has experience in protecting billions of dollars of corporate assets, consulting across industry verticals, understanding current and emerging risks, communicating opportunities, forging internal cooperation and executive buy-in, and developing practical strategies.
Dr. Chase Cunningham
Chief Strategy Officer (CSO)
at Ericom Software
Chase was previously VP and Principal Analyst at Forrester Research; Director of Threat Intelligence for Armor; Director of Cyber Analytics for Decisive Analytics; and Chief Cryptologic Technician, US Navy. He’s author of the Cynja series and Cyber Warfare: Truth, Tactics, and Strategies.
Global Product Information Security Officer at Alcon
Uma has a track record of launching global innovative security programs. This includes launching new products and transforming corporate cultures resulting in secure innovative growth, customer loyalty with quantifiable business impacts. She is a Distinguished Fellow of the Ponemon Institute and a Board Member of Journal of Law and Cyber Warfare.
Field CISO at Oracle
Raj Badhwar has 25+ years of experience in the IT and Cybersecurity industry. He’s currently a Field CISO at Oracle, formerly the Global CISO at Voya Financial, Global Head of Security at AIG, and had other IT/Security leadership roles at BAE Systems, Bank of America, and AOL Time Warner. He also held a top-secret clearance from the DOD. He is on the list of 2021 Global Top 100 leaders in information security, was awarded the 2021 Global leadership Institute award, and the 2022 Top CISO award by Cyber Defense Magazine.
Raj is a Director and Secretary of the National Technology Security Coalition (NTSC) and a member of Pace university cybersecurity advisory board. He also serves on the customer advisory board of Venafi, The CXO Trust Council of Cloud Security Alliance (CSA), and the CISO advisory council for Infosys.
Senior Vice President,
Global Government Affairs at Tenable
James Hayes is a recognized government affairs executive with 20 years of public and private sector experience. In his role at Tenable, James has made it his mission to educate policymakers and government agency leaders about programs and policies that enable public and private sectors to better understand their cyber exposure and reduce cybersecurity risk.
James previously served as Vice President of Global Government Affairs for EMC Corporation, a Fortune 150 global information technology company. He also served as Director of Homeland Security at Motorola. Known as a thought leader in cybersecurity policy, James has been recognized as a top lobbyist by “The Hill,” a Washington insider news outlet. James was also a Cyber Scoop 50 industry awards winner in 2022.
Most recently, she was the Director of Software Programs at Galois, Inc., managing DARPA contracts in the areas of privacy, cyber-mission planning, and software diversity.
Field CTO North America
Jason joined IGEL from Tausight, where he was part of the founding team and served as Head of Product and Vice President of Sales Engineering and Customer Success. Before that, he held a series of leadership roles at Imprivata. Jason holds several authentication and security software related patents.
SVP, Chief Digital & Information Officer at Baptist Health
In January 2022, Miri joined The College of Healthcare Information Management Executives (CHIME) Board of Trustees. In October 2022, Governor Ron DeSantis appointed Aaron Miri to the Florida State College at Jacksonville District Board of Trustees.
Richard (Rick) Conklin
Technology Leadership Network Security at Accenture
Richard Conklin is a seasoned computer networking, switching and security expert with over 25 years of experience. He has 11 granted and several pending patents and specializes in developing and advancing innovative technologies.
Prior to his role at Accenture Security, Richard was the CTO of Dispersive Networks. Past employers include Ciena Corporation (where he held the positions of Senior Principal Engineer and Senior Manager), Scientific Atlanta, Motorola and Siemens. Richard is an SME for ZTNA, SASE, SSE and related security technologies for network security including 5G, WiFi, SD-WAN, SatComm, enterprise, cloud, and distributed devices.
Security Managing Director at Accenture
Martin is the Managing Director within Accenture’s Security Practice focusing on Cloud Security. His professional career includes a diverse set of experiences across various industries and technologies including Security (Identity & Access Management, Data Protection, IT GRC, Cloud Computing) – Government and Enterprise, Data Management, Interactive Marketing Applications, and Manufacturing. Specialties: Project Management, Requirements Gathering, Technical and Functional Design, Business Development, Innovation, Identity and Access Management, Logical Access Control Systems, Physical Access Control Systems, Two Factor Authentication, Smart Card Technology, Card Management Systems, Biometrics, Virtualization, User/Data Management, Quality Control, Mobile Security, Mobile Application Security, Data Security.