Michael Cooper, IT Specialist, NIST

Keynote: Assurance Architecture Through Testing (C11a) Michael Cooper is the manager of the Security Testing, Validation, and Measurement Group within the Computer Security Division at NIST. Mr. Cooper brings over 30 years of technical and management experience to this role based on previous positions held in the military, government service, and consulting. His technical background ...

David Gerendas, Group Product Manager, McAfee

Keynote: Building Trust in the Era of Cloud Computing (G11a) David Gerendas is Group Product Manager at Intel Security (formerly McAfee, Inc.), an industry leader in cybersecurity technologies, services, and research. David is responsible for ensuring Intel Security’s product portfolio meets numerous regulatory and compliance requirements. His team enables over $300M+ in annual sales to ...

Fritz Bollmann, BSI

Common Criteria Crypto Working Group (R31b) Fritz Bollmann is a Common Criteria certifier at the Federal Office for Information Security (BSI) in Germany. His working areas are the certification of complex products like network devices, operating systems and cryptography implemented in software. Fritz holds a university degree in computer science from the University of Bonn.

Tony Boswell, Senior Principal Consultant, DNV GL

Panel Discussion: The Move to cPPs (R24a) Tony Boswell began in IT security as a security evaluator at one of the original UK government Evaluation Facilities in 1987. His work has spanned numerous secure system developments and evaluations, with technologies including formal methods, smart cards, EU digital signatures, smart meters, virtualisation, and network devices. He is currently a ...

Paul Bottinelli, Security Systems Developer, ETAS Canada

Lessons Learned in IoT Threat Modelling (E12a) Paul Bottinelli is a security consultant and software developer at ETAS Canada in Waterloo, ON. After having completed his master's degree with a focus on Information Security and Cryptography at the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology in Lausanne, Switzerland, he moved to Canada to work at TrustPoint on topics related to secure communication ...