Keynote: Driving Security Improvements in Critical Open Source Projects (S20a) Nicko is The Linux Foundation’s Chief Technology Officer, focused on the Core Infrastructure Initiative and other security-centric efforts. He has extensive experience across the security and networking industries, having been the CTO of the mobile security company Good Technology, the Chief Security Architect of Juniper Networks and the founder and CTO of the Hardware Security Module company nCipher. Nicko holds a PhD in computer science from Cambridge University and is a fellow of both the Royal Academy of Engineering and the British Computer Society.