Executive Chairman (retired)
RSA, The Security Division of EMC
In 2015, Art Coviello retired as Executive Chairman of RSA, The Security Division of EMC. During Mr. Coviello’s two-decade career at RSA, the company evolved from its roots in authentication and encryption to being a leader in the most important emerging areas of information security, including security analytics, identity, and Governance, Risk & Compliance (GRC). Mr. Coviello was a driving force in RSA’s rapid growth during his tenure, increasing revenue from $25 million in 1995 to revenues of more than $1 billion in 2014.
In retirement, Mr. Coviello works with companies, industries, and governments to continue informing and shaping the evolution of security strategy to meet the challenges facing organizations today and tomorrow. Mr. Coviello’s decades of expertise and influence have made him a recognized leader in the industry and he plays key roles in national and international cyber-security initiatives and is a regular speaker at conferences and forums around the world.
Mr. Coviello currently serves on the Board of Directors at EnerNOC and AtHoc.
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Vice President and Chief Technology Officer, Security Business Group
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Chief Technical Officer
As the Chief Technical Officer for Qualys, Wolfgang Kandek is responsible for the innovation aspects of the Qualys Cloud Security platform. Kandek has over 25 years of experience in developing and managing information systems. His focus has been on Unix-based server architectures and application delivery through the Internet. Prior to joining Qualys, he was Director of Network Operations at the online music streaming company myplay.com and at iSyndicate, an Internet media syndication company. Earlier in his career, he held a variety of technical positions at EDS, MCI and IBM. He earned master's and bachelor's degrees in computer science from the Technical University of Darmstadt, Germany.
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Senior Director of Product Management for Security Business Unit
Prior to Juniper, Kennedy helped solve the spam problem and created the secure web gateway product category, leading the Content Security business at Cisco, including IronPort Email and Web Security, and ScanSafe Cloud Web Security. Before joining IronPort and Cisco, he ran product management and marketing for several startups and managed a seed-stage technology investment fund. Kennedy started his career at Intel, where his responsibilities spanned from microprocessor design to marketing to sales to venture investment.
Kennedy has a BSE Computer Engineering from the University of Michigan.
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Ernst & Young Advisory
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Vice President, Solution Sales, Asia Pacific & Japan
Vic is a veteran in the software industry with more than 17 years of experience. An established sales leader with a strong track record in building the security software business in Asia Pacific and Japan, he has demonstrated his expertise in fostering strong customer relationships and linking sales teams
with business units to ensure that security offerings are built around customer needs, including those in developing markets with managed service providers.
Prior to joining CA Technologies, Vic spent ten years with Symantec Corporation where he held various sales leadership positions. His last role was Vice President of Security for Asia Pacific and Japan, where he was responsible for the delivery of Symantec’s security solutions across the region.
Vic has numerous industry affiliations and qualifications from the Information Systems Audit and Control Association (ISACA) and Australian Institute of Management. Vic has successfully completed elite programs with Right Management on Leading at the Speed of Trust, and the Holden Groups Power Base Selling Program from IL, USA. Vic is also a speaker at various international and regional conferences including the WEF Summer Davos 2013.
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Principal Research Scientist, Center for Digital Business, MIT Sloan School of Management and Fellow
Harvard Law School Berkman Center for Internet and Society
McAfee is a Harvard and MIT alumni, and a cofounder of MIT’s Initiative on the Digital Economy. He watches too much Red Sox baseball, doesn't ride his motorcycle enough and starts his weekends with the NYT Saturday crossword.
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Enterprise Solutions, responsible for handling incidents of a civil and criminal nature for
entities both on and off Verizon’s network - as well as cyber intelligence functions.
Intelligence artifacts are collected and processed from global cyber investigations, from
across Verizon’s assets, and through 3rd party intelligence sharing arrangements to
produce actionable security knowledge. This assists in the defense of the Verizon brand,
drives solution innovation, and helps keep customers out of the headlines as the next
victim of cyber attacks. The RISK Team has staff in 19 countries and operates Lab
facilities in 6.
Mr. Sartin is founder of Verizon Investigative Response, one of the world’s largest nonmilitary
IT investigations groups. This operation handles more than 350 externally facing
cyber investigations in 40+ countries each year and has been retained to investigate
many of the world’s most damaging and publicly-visible data breaches on record. Mr.
Sartin is also co-author of the Verizon Data Breach Investigations Report, an annual joint
study into the contributing factors behind security failures and a great example of publicprivate
partnership on intelligence sharing specific to cyber.
Sartin has been in the security industry for almost 20 years, supporting both commercial
enterprises and government agencies. He has testified in Congress on cyber threats
against the US financial system, has patents filed for cloud-based incident detection and
network risk-scoring technologies, is a licensed Investigations Company Manager and
Private Investigator. Mr. Sartin has been published on a number of security related
topics and has courtroom testimony experience as both expert and fact witness.
Prior to joining Verizon, Mr. Sartin was Managing Principal at security specialist
Cybertrust, and before that, Director of Technology at Ubizen, a Belgium-based
managed security services provider.
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Vice President of Security Markets
Previously, Haiyan spent over 8 years at ArcSight-HP Enterprise Security Products as VP and General Manager, where she was responsible for driving product strategies and business execution. During her time at ArcSight, she led and grew the product team through the company’s IPO and subsequent acquisition by HP. Before joining ArcSight, Haiyan has held various executive leadership positions at enterprise software companies and service providers including Escalate, Ketera Technology, Omniva Policy Systems and Sensage. She started her career at IBM Informix where she led the development of Informix-Online/Secure, its trusted relational database management system product and its system management portfolio.
Haiyan studied computer science at Tsinghua University in Beijing (CS 32, 1983), China. She holds a Bachelor of Science and Master of Science degree in Computer Engineering from Florida Atlantic University. Haiyan completed the Stanford Executive Program for General Management in 2012.
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Journalist and Chief Sports Writer
The Sunday Times
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As President, Amit Yoran is responsible for developing RSA’s strategic vision and operational execution. Previously, he served as Senior Vice President of Products, where he provided leadership for RSA’s product development and product management organizations. Yoran founded and served as the Chief Executive Officer of NetWitness, the market-leading network forensic product provider, which was acquired by RSA in 2011. In 2003 and 2004, he served as Founding Director of the US-CERT program. Prior to that role, Yoran was Co-Founder and Chief Executive Officer of Riptech, which was acquired by Symantec in 2002, and where he subsequently served as Vice President of Worldwide Managed Security Services. Yoran is a graduate of the US Military Academy at West Point and George Washington University.
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