Cybersecurity

The Cyber Imperative: Secure & Resilient Platforms

Apr 7th, 2021 @11:00 am


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Speakers

Edna Conway

VP, Chief Security & Risk Officer, Azure Microsoft
Edna Conway currently serves as VP, Chief Security & Risk Officer, Azure at Microsoft. She is responsible for the security, resiliency and governance of the cloud infrastructure upon which Microsoft’s Intelligent Cloud business operates. She has built new organizations delivering trust, transparency, cybersecurity, compliance, risk management, sustainability and value chain transformation. She is recognized domestically (U.S. Presidential Commissions) and globally (NATO) as the developer of architectures delivering value chain security, sustainability and resiliency. Conway was appointed to the Executive Committee of the U.S. Department of Homeland Security Task Force on ICT Supply Chain Risk Management. Her insight is featured in a range of publications, analyst reports, and case studies, including Forbes, Fortune, Bloomberg, CIO Magazine and the Wall Street Journal. Prior to joining Microsoft, Conway served as Cisco’s Chief Security Officer, Global Value Chain, driving a comprehensive security architecture across Cisco’s third-party ecosystem. Conway was a partner in an international private legal practice and served as Assistant Attorney General for the State of New Hampshire before joining Cisco. She holds an AB from Columbia University, a law degree from the University of Virginia and additional credentials from MIT and Stanford, Carnegie Mellon and New York Universities.

Christos Kalantzis

Christos Kalantzis is the CTO at SecurityScorecard. He is an experienced leader, technologist, blogger, and geek. He's interested in big distributed systems, and how to build teams to implement and maintain them. Christos grew up in Montreal, Canada, where he started his career as a DBA for companies such as Matrox, CGI, Sync, and InterTrade. He moved to Silicon Valley where he built and led engineering teams for FireEye, Tenable, Netflix, and YouSendIt. He's worked on Cloud storage solutions for YouSendIt, before the term "Cloud" was popular. He's also focused on solving at scale run-time databases using sharded RDBMS and NoSQL products. He is an Apache Cassandra MVP.

The Cyber Imperative: Secure & Resilient Platforms

Ascent: Spotlight on Cybersecurity
Recorded: 4/7/2021
Fireside Chat:
Edna Conway, VP, Chief Security & Risk Officer, Azure @ Microsoft
Christos Kalantzis, CTO @ SecurityScorecard

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