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Identity Management

15 June 2022

Millennium Gloucester Conference Centre, London

Speakers @ IDM

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Keynote Speaker
Harry Weber-Brown
Digital Innovation Director, TISA UK

Harry Weber-Brown is the digital innovation director for TISA, which includes managing a Digital Identity project for consumers of financial services products and a range of other digital initiatives.

Harry has over 20 years of experience working in digital in strategic planning and programme management, resulting in the delivery of transformational services within complex stakeholder environments.

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Martin Parker
Enterprise Architect, Cambridge University Press & Assessment
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Michele Nati
Head of Telco and Infrastructure Development, IOTA Foundation

Michele Nati, PhD is Head of Telco and Infrastructure Development at IOTA Foundation.

Michele is responsible to drive IOTA innovation in the Telco Sector.

Before joining the IOTA Foundation, Michele worked as Lead Technologist for Data and Trust at Digital Catapult.

He worked on a number of projects and initiatives to increase transparency and individuals’ control on how personal data are collected and shared.

To date, Michele matured over 15 years of research and development in the Internet of Things, both in Academia and SMEs.

During his academic career, he was a Senior Research Fellow at ICS, University of Surrey.

Keynote Speaker
Peter Barta
IAM Cloud Security Engineer, Norges Bank Investment Management

Peter Barta is an experienced IAM focused security engineer, developing solutions with an emphasis on self-service and automation.

Since the completion of his master’s degree in information security at University College London, Peter has been working hands-on at leading financial and technology organisations, focusing on Privileged Access Management (PAM), secrets management, and application management.

Peter also has a strong interest in security architecture and patterns through his work in deploying organisation-spanning platforms and tools. To complement this, Peter also invests time in structuring development and training programmes, and opportunities to communicate security effectively to business stakeholders.

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Annet Steenbergen
Advisor digital identity & travel Government of Aruba

Annet Steenbergen is co-founder/initiator of the Aruba Happy Flow project for the Government of Aruba.

The Happy Flow project was the first single token initiative that created a seamless flow of passenger facilitation from curb to gate through the reuse of biometrics and advanced cooperation through data sharing between the public and the private sector in the travel ecosystem. She is currently the advisor for a continuation of the Happy Flow project.

In 2016 Annet took on the chair of IATA’s Facilitation Working Group (FWG) and is a member of IATA’s OneID Advisory Board. Since 2017 IATA started the One ID task force, she has actively participated in several working groups on creating standards and best practices to prepare the aviation industry for cross-border seamless and contactless travel.

In 2020 Annet was awarded the Women in Biometrics Award.

Besides her work for the Government of Aruba Annet has over 25 years of international experience working in the field of border management and besides Aruba has worked in Netherlands, Suriname and South Africa.

She is also a consultant on seamless and contactless passenger facilitation with a strong focus on digital identity and digital health credentials in the travel ecosystem and beyond.

Furthermore, she also enjoys public speaking engagements, writing articles and thought leadership on the topic of contactless travel and digital identity and its many facets.

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Craig Ramsay
Senior Solution Architect, Omada

Craig is a Senior Solution Architect at Omada with over a decade of experience in the Identity & Access Management (IAM) field. Having started his career as a Computer Science graduate in 2008, he has worked within Identity functions at large Financial Services organizations and within Professional Services as a consultant. In this time, he has gained experience defining and delivering on Identity and wider security strategies from within and as an external consultant. He is responsible for providing technical support for Omada prospects and customers, helping them understand the importance of Identity and aligning their business processes and requirements with the right technical solutions.

Keynote Speaker
Brian Chappell
Chief Security Strategist, BeyondTrust

Brian has more than 30 years of IT and cybersecurity experience in a career that has spanned system integrators, PC and Software vendors, and high-tech multi-nationals. He has held senior roles in both the vendor and the enterprise space in companies such as Amstrad plc, BBC Television, GlaxoSmithKline, and BeyondTrust. At BeyondTrust, Brian has led Sales Engineering across EMEA and APAC, Product Management globally for Privileged Password Management, and now focuses on security strategy both internally and externally. Brian can also be found speaking at conferences, authoring articles and blog posts, as well as providing expert commentary for the world press.

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Pascal Jacober
Sales Director, Europe PlainID - The Authorization Company

Since 2006, Pascal Jacober has been a recognized leader in the identity and access management market. Pascal has helped many Enterprise organizations throughout their journey to evaluate, implement and maintain the required IAM solution.

Pascal has had the opportunity to work with and learn from the leading technology providers like OneIdentity, or Ping Identity which has equipped him with vast knowledge in the IAM field.

Currently, Pascal is responsible for driving the European business at PlainID. PlainID – The Authorization Company is the global leader in Authorization as a Service. Providing an extensible enterprise authorization platform designed to securely connect identities to digital assets across the enterprise.

Keynote Speaker
Teemu Nieminen
Solutions Architect, Apotti Oy

Teemu is a solutions architect for the IAM project. Responsible to lead users and security team through the IAM implementation project.

Teemu has strong background from health care sector in various positions combined with technology during Apotti career.

Seminar Speaker
Vivin Sathyan
Senior Technology Evangelist, ManageEngine

Vivin Sathyan is a senior technology evangelist at ManageEngine, a division of Zoho Corp. He presents POCs and takes care of implementation and product training in the domains of ADSolutions and IT security. He is also a regular speaker on the latest trends and best practices in Windows infrastructure management in international seminars and user conferences conducted by ManageEngine.

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Niko Häkkinen
Solutions Architect, Telenor/DNA Oy

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Dan Gadd
Senior Sales Engineer, Beyond Identity

Dan Gadd is a senior sales engineer for the EMEA region at Beyond Identity. He is an experienced security sales professional who has worked for several of the world’s top cybersecurity companies over his 18-year career. In his present position, he is charged with helping organizations change the way users validate their identity, be it for workforce applications, DevOps code signing or customer identity access management.

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Rob Otto
EMEA Field CTO, Ping Identity

Rob is a Principal Architect for Ping Identity in the UK and also the EMEA representative to the Ping Identity CTO Office. Rob has 20 years experience in identity and access management. He has worked on complex implementation projects in the UK, USA, Europe and South Africa. His current area of focus is on applying industry standards like OpenID Connect and OAuth 2.0 to enable businesses to interoperate and securely expose data and API’s. He is specifically focused on using Mobile Applications to deliver elegant Strong Customer Authentication solutions within financial services and other verticals.

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Jason Ozin
Chief Information Security Officer, PIB Group; member, Cyber Club London

Jason is responsible at Group level for the Information Security, Cyber Security, Data Governance, and Compliance for this dynamic City of London insurance business. Jason has been with PIB Group over four years. Acquisitions, business growth and pandemics keep Jason busy. Jason was awarded “CISO of the Year 2021” in Computing Magazine’s The Security Excellence Awards.

About PIB Group

PIB Group is a dynamic and diversified specialist insurance intermediary, with backing from world leading private equity firms, Apax Funds and The Carlyle Group. PIB Group are ranked in 13th position in the Sunday Times Virgin Atlantic Fast Track 100. In six

years, the Group have grown from 12 team members to in excess of 2,500 team members and have completed over 50 acquisitions.

Seminar Speaker
Marcus Idle
Head of External Identity, Kocho

Marcus is passionate about bringing the cloud and external identity to life and solving business problems for his clients. Marcus has been working at Kocho since 2015. During that time, he built a busy External Identity practice working with Azure AD B2C, B2B, and Identity Governance features, and has spoken to many businesses of all sizes about the benefits of using these technologies.

Keynote Speaker
Scott Shields
Senior Security Engineer, Delinea

Scott Shields is an experienced security engineer on a mission to help Enterprise organisations protect their business, get the best Privileged Access Management experience and make the most of seamless security for the modern, hybrid enterprise. Scott is an active member of the cyber community and has worked globally in a variety of IT fields and major enterprise projects. Specialising in PAM, Scott understands the ongoing balance between security, compliance, and productivity – and how the right technology and expertise can help customers realise the value they deserve.

Keynote Speaker
Andy Pinnington
Executive Director and Co-founder, CyberIAM

Andy Pinnington Executive Director and Co-founder CyberIAM

Conference Chair
Dr Gilad Rosner
Founder, IoT Privacy Forum

Dr Gilad Rosner is a privacy and information policy researcher and the founder of the non-profit Internet of Things Privacy Forum, a crossroads for industry, regulators, academics, government and privacy advocates to discuss the privacy challenges of the IoT. The Forum’s mission is to produce guidance, analysis and best practices to help industry and government to reduce privacy risk and innovate responsibly in the domain of connected devices.

Gilad’s broader work focuses on the IoT, identity management, US & EU privacy and data protection regimes, and online trust. His research has been used by the UK House of Commons Science and Technology Committee report on the Responsible Use of Data and he is a featured expert on O’Reilly and the BBC. Gilad is an internationally invited speaker and has given talks at industry conferences, universities, and government agencies, including the US National Institute of Standards and Technology. Gilad has a 20-year career in IT, having worked with identity management technology, digital media, automation and telecommunications.

Gilad is a member of the UK Cabinet Office Privacy and Consumer Advisory Group, which provides independent analysis and guidance on Government digital initiatives and is a member of the IEEE Global Initiative for Ethical Considerations in Artificial Intelligence and Autonomous Systems. He is a Visiting Researcher at the Horizon Digital Economy Research Institute, an Affiliate Researcher at UC Berkeley’s Centre for Long-Term Cybersecurity and has consulted on trust issues for the UK government’s identity assurance programme, Verify.gov.

Keynote Speaker
Michael Bunyard
Head of Marketing for IAM, WSO2

Michael Leads WSO2’s Identity and Access marketing efforts. Prior to WSO2, Michael was the Program Director of IBM Security’s IAM Product Marketing team, in addition to leading Product Marketing for Mobile Security, Data Security, and Fraud. Michael has over 20 years of experience, and has led Product Marketing and Product Management for several software companies focused on enterprises.

Keynote Speaker
Paul Squires
Identity Strategist, SailPoint

Paul is SailPoint’s Lead Identity Strategist in the UK and has more than 20 years’ experience in cybersecurity and identity management. Paul brings this experience as he advises customers on how to meet security and governance goals with IAM programmes. Paul is committed to ensuring that robust identity processes, aligned with the right technologies provide real-world value to customers. He believes that making complex concepts simple to understand for non-specialists is key to allowing these benefits to be realised by all types of organisations.

Seminar Speaker
Jonathan Neal
VP, International Solutions Engineering, Saviynt

With over 30 years IT experience, 20 of which specialising in Identity and Access Management, Jonathan is the Vice President of Solutions Engineering at Saviynt. Based in the UK, Jonathan has guided the design, implementation and management of IAM projects for some of Europe’s leading public and private sector organisations. Today, Jonathan brings this experience to helping Saviynt customers design, develop and deploy IAM solutions that exceed business requirements and expectations.

Keynote Speaker
Paul Walker
Vice President, Product Management, Clear Skye

Paul Walker is a subject matter expert specialising in the field of Identity and Access Management (IAM) for 25 years. Currently VP of Product Management at Clear Skye, Paul leads the product management function directing the innovation of IGA to help customers exceed their expectations natively on the Now platform. Paul held a variety of international positions within software R&D, Technical Sales, and Product Management for leading IAM companies, such as Sun Microsystems, Oracle, Dell, and One Identity. Paul is passionate about leading edge technology and helping customers achieve their digital goals through the successful adoption of IAM.

Seminar Speaker
Gavin Brown
Sales Director, iC Consult UK

Gavin has 20 years of experience working with customers to enable the benefits of IAM and Cloud solutions.  As iC Consult’s Sales Director for UK and Ireland, Gavin works with new and existing customers, in collaboration with our network of partners.

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