The QuBit speakers’ profile is chosen carefully based on their knowledge and expertise by Speaking Bureau. Speakers will introduce new set of cyber challenges and threats via case studies and highly educational presentations.
Our mission is to maintain an atmosphere of "community spirit" where cyberspace professionals come together to present, discuss, debate, exchange and explore best practices, real-life stories, strategies and mind-opening ideas.
Speaking Bureau 2017
HEAD OF THE SPEAKING BUREAU QUBIT 2017
Senior Security Consultant, IBM
the member of IBM Security Services team in the role of Senior security consultant, focused on Information Security, Regulatory, Personal Data Protection, Risk and Compliance management. Ivan is skilled security manager with more than 13 years of experience as Chief Security Officer in banks, he has overall over 26 years of experience in enterprise IT, specialized to Information Security Management Systems, IT Service Management Systems and IT Risk Management processes.
Ivan is expert witness in field Security and protection of information systems licensed by Slovak Ministry of justice. Certified ISO/IEC 27000 and ISO/IEC 20000 auditor, certified in Risk and Information Systems Control (CRISC), Management of Risk (M_o_R), ITIL v3 and Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA). Acts also as a vice-chairman of Slovak Information Security Association.
Product and Marketing
Joseph Carson has more than 20 years of experience in Enterprise Security and Infrastructure, Joseph worked on industrial block-chain technologies for large scale data integrity and previously spent 11 years at Symantec working on Endpoint System Management and Security products including Enterprise mobility and Advanced Persistent Threats. He is a Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP) and Certified Scrum Product OwnerŽ (CSPO). Joseph serves as Product and Marketing at Thycotic.
Luká Hlavicka is cyber security expert with focus on incident response, forensics analysis and penetration testing.
Lawyer & IT Law Specialist, Disig
Petra works as an IT lawyer at Disig where she provides legal advice in the area of data protection, trust services, intellectual property and overall implementation of eIDAS. Before joining the firm, she worked in an international law firm in Bratislava. She studied law at Trnava University and IT law at Queen Mary, University of London, where she participated in the university cloud computing research. She is a volunteer at European Information Society Institute and a co-author of its publication Digital Public Administration and Human Rights.
CISO, Tatra banka, a.s.
Marek Zeman has over 15 years of experience in IT security. He also works on introducing new technologies into banking environment.
In IT security he focuses on database security, behavioral metrics, analysis, evaluation and correlation non-structured data.
He raises security awareness by giving lectures.
Call for Speakers
The Call for Speakers for QuBit Conference is now closed. Thank you for your interest in being a part of the 2017 event!
All submitters will be notified of their status no later than January 31, 2017.