We are excited to share a sneak peek into our 2018 featured speakers:
Chief Trust Officer and VP Business Transformation, Informatica
Product Lead, Counter Abuse, Google
Chief Scientist, Agari
Markus Jakobsson, Chief Scientist for Agari, has spent more than 20 years as a security researcher, scientist and entrepreneur, studying phishing, crimeware and mobile security at leading organizations. In his role at Agari, he leads the company’s security research with a focus on using advanced data science to prevent email attacks. Prior to Agari, Jakobsson spearheaded research in malware, authentication, fraud, user interfaces and security technologies for Qualcomm. In addition, Jakobsson has held key roles as Principal Scientist at PayPal, Xerox PARC and RSA Security. Jakobsson is an esteemed thought leader in the security space. He has written several books, published more than 100 peer-reviewed conference and journal articles, and holds more than 100 patents. Jakobsson is a visiting research fellow of the Anti-Phishing Working Group (APWG). He holds a Ph.D. in computer science from the University of California, San Diego and master’s degrees from both the University of California, San Diego and Lund University in Sweden.
VP Product Management, Agari
AJ Shipley is the Vice President, Product Management at Agari. With over 20 years of direct experience in the cyber security industry encompassing a range of roles at large, midsize, and small public and private companies, AJ brings a wealth of knowledge and subject matter expertise spanning all aspects of information security. He is a Certified Information System Security Professional and has held product management, marketing, professional services, and engineering leadership roles at Cisco Systems, NetApp, Wind River Systems, and LookingGlass Cyber Solutions prior to joining Agari.
Supervisory Special Agent (SSA), FBI
Founder & Executive Chairman, Agari
Patrick Peterson is Agari’s visionary founder and executive chairman, who has spent more than 15 years securing the email ecosystem. In this executive leadership role, he supports Agari’s growth initiatives by working closely with customers and partners to further the company’s roadmap and vision. Peterson founded Agari in 2009, when he saw a real need in the industry for a solution that would secure the email channel. Under his leadership as Chief Executive Officer, he developed the company’s industry-changing security platform that now protects many of the world’s largest enterprises from email threats. Prior to Agari, Peterson joined IronPort Systems and invented IronPort’s SenderBase, the industry’s first reputation service. After Cisco’s acquisition of IronPort, he became one of 13 Cisco Fellows. Peterson holds B.S. and M.S. degrees in electrical engineering from Stanford University.
SVP Global Information Security, Bank of America
Program Manager, Microsoft
Terry Zink is a Program Manager of Antispam and Antiphish in Office 365, one of the world’s largest hosted email services. He has extensive experience in combating online abuse, and is a regular contributor to industry working groups and forums.
Director, Product Management, Oath
Marcel is driving business and product requirements for email deliverability and anti-abuse efforts for all consumer mail products (Yahoo, AOL, Verizon) under the Oath Inc. umbrella. He’s also leading the product team responsible for next gen consumer products like Alto Mail and it’s successors.
Before Oath Inc, Marcel was responsible for AOL’s Email and international products, supporting its international expansion.
Field CTO, Agari