The Important People

Richard Oak

Richard Oak is Technology Lead at MedSec where he focuses primarily on the development of secure products for the healthcare industry. Prior to MedSec, Richard served as a lead cyber security specialist for BAE Systems Applied Intelligence, where he served a critical role in the development of highly innovative, technical solutions for the UK government. Richard has also served a number of key roles at QinetiQ (one of the UK's leading defence research companies) where he developed a number of novel, patent-protected security technologies, and supported the deployment of these technologies to various arms of the UK military and Ministry of Defence. Patented technologies include a novel method for distributing quantum cryptography keys within an optical star network and BreakWall - a network device that provides an "IP-Break", preventing the spread of low level network attacks.

@MedSec

Dino Dai Zovi

Dino Dai Zovi is the Co-Founder and CTO at Capsule8. Dino is also a regular speaker at information security conferences having presented his independent research at conferences around the world including DEF CON, Black Hat, and CanSecWest. He is a co-author of the books "The iOS Hacker's Handbook" (Wiley, 2012), "The Mac Hacker's Handbook" (Wiley, 2009) and "The Art of Software Security Testing" (Addison-Wesley, 2006). He is best known in the information security community for winning the first PWN2OWN contest at CanSecWest 2007.

@dinodaizovi

Ryan Stortz and Jay Little

Ryan Stortz is a Principal Security Researcher at Trail of Bits in NYC.

Jay Little is security researcher at Trail of Bits. Jay has over 10 years experience making types and structures in IDA Pro.

@trailofbits

Vlad Wolstencroft

Vlad is a Senior product security engineer at Twilio Inc. Throughout his career, he has focused on telecom and telecom based security, with 2G/3G/4G and IMS networks. He specializes in IoT security and reversing and exploiting IoT devices, firmware and designs.

@vladwolfenstein

Juan Andres Guerrero-Saade

Juan Andrés Guerrero-Saade is Principal Security Researcher at Recorded Future's Insikt Group. Before joining Recorded Future, he worked as Principal Security Researcher at Kaspersky's GReAT and served as Senior Cybersecurity and National Security Advisor to the President of Ecuador. His latest publications include 'The Ethics and Perils of APT Research: An Unexpected Transition Into Intelligence Brokerage', 'Wave your False Flags! Deception Tactics Muddying Attribution in Targeted Attacks', and 'Walking in Your Enemy's Shadow: When Fourth-Party Collection Becomes Attribution Hell'

@juanandres_gs

More speakers to be announced soon!