IANS facilitates and connects clients-to-experts and experts-to-experts. Our Faculty of industry experts provides the breadth and depth of information to guide you on your information security journey. Through a regional delivery model, our events gather
all members of the security function.
Two-day events with keynotes, breakout sessions, technology spotlight sessions, and networking breaks.
One-day roundtables designed exclusively for CISOs and senior level InfoSec executives to learn and share insights in a confidential setting.
Half-day, deep-dive explorations of technical and operational information security topics, free of vendor presence.
Hour-long interactive discussions examining hot topics in information security.
Small teams are stuck at the ground level for cloud security and need to mature. Large teams keep making rookie mistakes when designing cloud architecture, managing apps and configuring systems.
Rich is the CEO and an Analyst for Securosis, an information security
research and advisory firm, in addition to Founder and Vice President
of Product at DisruptOPS, a cloud environment monitoring platform. Prior
to founding Securosis, he was Research
Vice President for Gartner’s security team where he also served as
Research Co-Chair for the Gartner Security Summit. Additionally,Rich has
served as an independent consultant, web application developer,
software development manager, and a systems
and network administrator.
With a ratio of 100/10/1 for Development, Operations, and Security, security now needs to concentrate on creating tools, processes and opportunities for dev and ops that result in more-secure products, instead of trying to do it all themselves like they did in days past.
Tanya Janca, also
known as SheHacksPurple, is the author of ‘Alice and Bob Learn Application
Security’. She is also the founder of We Hack Purple, an online learning
academy, community and podcast that revolves around teaching everyone to
create secure software. Tanya has been coding and working in IT for over twenty
years, won numerous awards, and has been everywhere from startups to public
service to tech giants (Microsoft, Adobe, & Nokia). She has worn many hats;
startup founder, pentester, CISO, AppSec Engineer, and software developer. She
is an award-winning public speaker, active blogger & streamer and has
delivered hundreds of talks and trainings on 6 continents. She values
diversity, inclusion and kindness, which shines through in her countless
The strongest security organizations are self-aware, recognize their weaknesses and create roadmaps to move their programs from current to enhanced states. This virtual symposium will outline how to determine the best approach for your organization and implement it.
Sounil Yu has over 30 years of hands-on experience creating, breaking and fixing computer
and network systems. He is the creator of the Cyber Defense Matrix and the DIE Resiliency
Framework, teaches Cybersecurity Technologies as an adjunct professor, co-chairs Art into
Science: A Conference on Defense, and advises many security startups. His specialties
include leading innovation programs, intern programs, and a thriving startup culture to
meet emerging cybersecurity needs. He often serves as a challenge function and change
agent to drive unconventional thinking and alternative approaches to hard problems in