About the SpeakerNish BhallaChief Executive OfficerNishchal Bhalla, is a noted expert, speaker and a published author who has been in the information security field for two decades. Over the past 10 years he has been primarily focused on guiding the Advisory, SD Elements and Training teams at Security Compass. He spends most of his time managing and giving direction to the company and vicariously enjoying security testing through the Advisory team.
About the SpeakerRohit SethiChief Operating OfficerRohit Sethi joined Security Compass as the second full-time employee. As COO, Rohit is responsible for setting and achieving corporate objectives, company alignment and driving strategy to execution. Previous to this role, he managed the SD Elements team. Rohit specializes in building security into software, working with several large companies in different organizations. Rohit has appeared as a security expert on television outlets as such as Bloomberg, CNBC, FoxNews, and several others. He has also spoken at numerous industry conferences s and/or written articles on major websites such as CNN.com, the Huffington Post and InfoQ.
About the SpeakerAltaz ValaniResearch Director
Altaz Valani is the Research Director at Security Compass responsible for managing the overall research vision and team. Prior to joining Security Compass, Altaz was a Senior Research Director at Info-Tech Research Group providing CIOs, IT managers, Directors, and Senior Managers with trusted advice and analysis around application development – including Agile, Cloud, Mobile, and the overall SDLC. Other past roles include Senior Manager at KPMG, and various positions where he worked side by side with senior-level stakeholders to drive business value through software development.
About the SpeakerAaron HnatiwSenior Security Researcher
As a Senior Security Researcher at Security Compass, Aaron Hnatiw is constantly looking into the future to find ways to secure the world of tomorrow. Whether that's through security automation, blockchain technology, or machine learning/artificial intelligence, he's always working on the leading edge of information security. He has helped secure organizations large and small as a security consultant, having worked with both fortune 100 and boutique clients. His background in the technology field has covered a wide range of roles, including system administrator, software developer, network engineer, and college professor in application security. In his spare time, Aaron enjoys writing security tools and contributing to the open source community.