JOHANNESBURG
21 - 25 May 2018

CAPE TOWN
28 & 29 May 2018

Speakers

 Amanda Hechter  independent consultant Security Summit 2018
independent consultant

Amanda Hechter, who will be co-presenting, has extensive consulting experience, specifically in the identity and access governance field and related disciplines.

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Anna Collard, Founder and MD, Popcorn Training Anna Collard  Founder and MD, Popcorn Training Security Summit 2018
Founder and MD, Popcorn Training

Anna Collard is founder and MD of Popcorn Training, which promotes IT and information security awareness training by using innovative, story-based techniques.

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Anna Collard, Founder and MD, Popcorn Training
April C. Wright, senior security and compliance manager, Verizon Wirelin April C. Wright  Senior manager: information security and compliance, Verizon (USA) Security Summit 2018
Senior manager: information security and compliance, Verizon (USA)

April C Wright is an author, teacher, community leader, and hacker who has been a generalist for the last 25+ years, breaking, making, fixing, and defending "all the things" while playing security roles on offensive, defensive, operational, and development teams throughout her career.

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April C. Wright, senior security and compliance manager, Verizon Wirelin
Bright G Mawudor (Dr), head of cyber security services, IS Bright G Mawudor (Dr)  head of cyber security services, IS Security Summit 2018
head of cyber security services, IS

Dr Bright G Mawudor is a cyber security researcher with over 10 years’ experience in the industry.

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Bright G Mawudor (Dr), head of cyber security services, IS
Charl van der Walt, chief strategy officer, SecureData SensePost Charl van der Walt  chief strategy officer, SecureData SensePost Security Summit 2018
chief strategy officer, SecureData SensePost

As chief strategy officer, Charl van der Walt is responsible for defining and driving the strategic initiatives of SensePost that will position the company and broader SecureData Group to face the technology and business challenges we and our customers will experience over the next five years.

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Charl van der Walt, chief strategy officer, SecureData SensePost
Corien Vermaak, Independent IT law specialist Corien Vermaak  Independent IT law specialist Security Summit 2018
Independent IT law specialist

IT law specialist by trade, Vermaak has spent many years working in ICT and representing multinationals.

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Corien Vermaak, Independent IT law specialist
David Luyt, associate, Michalsons David Luyt  associate, Michalsons Security Summit 2018
associate, Michalsons

David believes that less is more when it comes to the law.

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David Luyt, associate, Michalsons
Eleanor Weaver, Country manager Africa, Darktrace Eleanor Weaver  Country manager Africa, Darktrace Security Summit 2018
Country manager Africa, Darktrace

Eleanor Weaver is country manager for Africa at Darktrace.

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Eleanor Weaver, Country manager Africa, Darktrace
Gideon Petrus Bouwer, Cyberlaw and Criminal law forensics specialist, CYBERLAW FORENSICS (PTY) LTD Gideon Bouwer  cyber law and criminal law forensic specialist, Cyber Law Forensics Security Summit 2018
cyber law and criminal law forensic specialist, Cyber Law Forensics

Gideon Bouwer is an IT law specialist and the MD of cyberlawforensics, an IT law and cyber crime investigative company.

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Gideon Petrus Bouwer, Cyberlaw and Criminal law forensics specialist, CYBERLAW FORENSICS (PTY) LTD
Helge Husemann, product marketing manager EMEA, Malwarebytes Helge Husemann  product marketing manager EMEA, Malwarebytes Security Summit 2018
product marketing manager EMEA, Malwarebytes

Helge Husemann is a Security Expert on a mission: protecting businesses from malware. Husemann has spent the past 15 years immersed in technology and has been focusing in on the ways that malware disrupts, disables and destroys businesses.

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Helge Husemann, product marketing manager EMEA, Malwarebytes
Herman Young, group CISO, Investec Herman Young  group CISO, Investec Security Summit 2018
group CISO, Investec

Herman Young has been hacking and defending organisations for over 20 years now.

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Herman Young, group CISO, Investec
Jacqueline Fick (Advocate) Jacqueline Fick (Advocate)  executive head: forensic services, Cell C Security Summit 2018
executive head: forensic services, Cell C

Jacqueline Fick is currently employed by Cell C as executive head: Forensic Services (Head of Department) and has also temporarily managed the Information Security portfolio.

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Jacqueline Fick (Advocate)
Jason Jordaan, principal forensic scientist and MD, DFIRLABS Jason Jordaan  principal forensic scientist and MD, DFIRLABS Security Summit 2018
principal forensic scientist and MD, DFIRLABS

Jason Jordaan is considered a leading authority in the field of digital forensics and cyber crime investigation and prevention, in a forensics career that began in 1991.

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Jason Jordaan, principal forensic scientist and MD, DFIRLABS
 Jayson Street  infosec ranger, Pwnie Express Security Summit 2018
infosec ranger, Pwnie Express

Jayson E Street is the author of Dissecting the Hack. He is also the DEFCON Group’s global coordinator.

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Jeremy Matthews, regional manager, Panda Security Jeremy Matthews  regional manager, Panda Security Security Summit 2018
regional manager, Panda Security

Originally from the UK, Jeremy Matthews is a 20-year veteran of the local IT industry, with a range of experience covering enterprise software sales, application integration, Web enablement and IT security.

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Jeremy Matthews, regional manager, Panda Security
Jhonathan Espinosa, CTO, Boxug (Bogota, Colombia) Jhonathan Espinosa  CTO, Boxug (Bogota, Colombia) Security Summit 2018
CTO, Boxug (Bogota, Colombia)

Jhonathan Espinosa is a software developer, and has worked developing systems since 2007 in public entities such as Francisco Jose of Caldas University, National Institute of Health, and privates entities such as WSP Global in Research and Development as project leader.

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Jhonathan Espinosa, CTO, Boxug (Bogota, Colombia)
Jose Pino, CTO, Boxug (Bogota, Colombia) Jose Pino  CEO and founder, Boxug (Bogota, Colombia) Security Summit 2018
CEO and founder, Boxug (Bogota, Colombia)

Jose Pino is a security researcher and businessman, expert in bug hunting, known for helping to improve the security of companies like Dropbox, EBay, PayPal, Mozilla, Microsoft, Twitter, Yahoo, MEGA including Harvard University.

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Jose Pino, CTO, Boxug (Bogota, Colombia)
Junaid Amra, Associate director, PwC South Africa (Cybersecurity and incident response services) Junaid Amra  director: incident response and cyber securities, PwC Security Summit 2018
director: incident response and cyber securities, PwC

He has been with the firm since 2004 and holds a BCom degree.

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Junaid Amra, Associate director, PwC South Africa (Cybersecurity and incident response services)
Keitumetsi Tsotetsi, consultant, PwC Keitumetsi Tsotetsi  Cyber security risk assurance consultant, PwC Security Summit 2018
Cyber security risk assurance consultant, PwC

She takes part in cyber maturity assessments and advisory, user awareness programmes, penetration testing and social engineering for industries including financial services, public services, telecommunications, logistics and mining.

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Keitumetsi Tsotetsi, consultant, PwC
Lydie Nogol, senior manager: information security, MTN Cameroon Lydie Nogol  senior manager: information security, MTN Cameroon Security Summit 2018
senior manager: information security, MTN Cameroon

Network and security engineer with 14 years' experience, Lydie Nogol is an information security manager in a leading telecoms company in Central Africa, in charge of implementing information security programmes company-wide.

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Lydie Nogol, senior manager: information security, MTN Cameroon
Manuel Corregedor, COO, Telspace Systems Manuel Corregedor  Chief operating officer, Telspace Systems Security Summit 2018
Chief operating officer, Telspace Systems

Manuel Corregedor is COO at Telspace Systems. He has a passion for information security and, over the years, has gained significant knowledge and experience in both the technical (operational) and management areas of information security.

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Manuel Corregedor, COO, Telspace Systems
Muyowa Mutemwa, RAD: senior cyber security specialist, CSIR Muyowa Mutemwa  RAD: senior cyber security specialist, CSIR Security Summit 2018
RAD: senior cyber security specialist, CSIR

Mutemwa has five years working experience with Telkom SA as a strategy architect in various roles such as designing data centre networks, user-access networks and storage networks.

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Muyowa Mutemwa, RAD: senior cyber security specialist, CSIR
Nithen Naidoo,  CIO and co-founder, Snode Nithen Naidoo  CIO and co-founder, Snode Security Summit 2018
CIO and co-founder, Snode

Nithen Naidoo, CIO and co-founder of Snode, has over 12 years of experience providing cyber security services in numerous countries, including the US, UK, Germany, the UAE, Nigeria, Vietnam and Egypt.

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Nithen Naidoo,  CIO and co-founder, Snode
Nkosana Mbokane, CEO, TechnoChange Solutions Nkosana Mbokane  CEO, TechnoChange Solutions Security Summit 2018
CEO, TechnoChange Solutions

Nkosana Mbokane is CEO of Technochange Solutions, the ICT organisation that advises some fortune 500 companies on corporate governance, IT governance, IT strategic planning and enterprise risk management.

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Nkosana Mbokane, CEO, TechnoChange Solutions
O’Shea Bowens, security operations expert, Novartis O’Shea Bowens  security operations expert, Novartis Security Summit 2018
security operations expert, Novartis

O’Shea Bowens is an information security enthusiast with a decade of information security experience.

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O’Shea Bowens, security operations expert, Novartis
 Patrick Ryan  MD, Mobius Consulting Security Summit 2018
MD, Mobius Consulting

Patrick Ryan (CISM, CISA, CRISC, ITIL) has 18 years of IT management consulting experience, which has provided insight into a multitude of industries, business practices and technologies.

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Pria Chetty, regional director, EndCode Pria Chetty  regional director, EndCode Security Summit 2018
regional director, EndCode

Pria Chetty is regional director at EndCode.

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Pria Chetty, regional director, EndCode
Richard Bailey, IT director, Virgin Active South Africa Richard Bailey  IT director, Virgin Active South Africa Security Summit 2018
IT director, Virgin Active South Africa

Richard Bailey, IT director at Virgin Active South Africa, is responsible for the full ICT portfolio.

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Richard Bailey, IT director, Virgin Active South Africa
Rodrigo Branco, senior principal security researcher, Intel Corporation Rodrigo Branco  senior principal security researcher, Intel Corporation Security Summit 2018
senior principal security researcher, Intel Corporation

Rodrigo Rubira Branco (BSDaemon) works as senior principal security Rresearcher at Intel Corporation in the Security Centre of Excellence where he leads (technical) the teams responsible for the advanced security of Client Segment (Core SoC and PCH), BIOS and IoT SoC.

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Rodrigo Branco, senior principal security researcher, Intel Corporation
Russell Opland, global privacy (POPIA) business expert Russell Opland  global privacy ("POPIA") business expert Security Summit 2018
global privacy ("POPIA") business expert

Russell Opland has designed, implemented, and led privacy and information security programmes for extremely large and prestigious organisations in the US for over 10 years, serving as their chief privacy and information security officer.

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Russell Opland, global privacy (POPIA) business expert
Ryan Hogarth, speaker, writer and podcaster Ryan Hogarth  speaker, writer and podcaster Security Summit 2018
speaker, writer and podcaster

Ryan Hogarth is the author of the recently published "How to Win Influence & Friend People".

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Ryan Hogarth, speaker, writer and podcaster
Vincent Mello, manager: system administration and risk management, Rand Water Vincent Mello  manager: system administration and risk management, Rand Water Security Summit 2018
manager: system administration and risk management, Rand Water

Vincent Mello is an IT professional

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Vincent Mello, manager: system administration and risk management, Rand Water

Watch this space for more exciting updates on our local and international speaker line up...

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