NXTWORK 2017 speakers include industry thought leaders and Juniper executives. Scheduled speakers include:
Jeff Moss President, DEF CON Communications
Jeff is the founder and creator of the Black Hat Briefings and DEF CON, two of the world’s most influential information security conferences. His unique background positions him to bridge the gap between the underground researcher community and law enforcement, and between the worlds of pure research and the responsible application of disclosure. Currently a member of the U.S. Department of Homeland Security Advisory Council (HSAC), Jeff advises on vital matters related to national security.
NASA Jet Propulsion Laboratory
Representatives from the Office of the CTIO and Information Technology Directorate will speak on the Jet Propulsion Laboratory’s end-to-end networking story and getting data to Mars, Jupiter and back. Not only does JPL carry out robotic space and Earth science missions, it helped open the Space Age by developing America's first Earth-orbiting science satellite, creating the first successful interplanetary spacecraft, and sending robotic missions to study all the planets in the solar system as well as asteroids, comets and Earth's moon. JPL also developed and manages NASA's Deep Space Network, a worldwide system of antennas that communicates with interplanetary spacecraft.
Chip Conley Strategic Advisor for Hospitality, Airbnb
A bestselling author, entrepreneur, business rebel, and social change agent, Chip is a leader in the sharing economy. At age 26, the founder of Joie de Vivre Hospitality turned an inner city motel into the second largest boutique hotel brand in the world. As Head of Global Hospitality and Strategy, Chip taught his award-winning methods to thousands of Airbnb hosts in nearly 200 countries and created the Airbnb Open, bringing thousands together in a global festival of belonging.
Paul McEwen Group Head of Technology Services IT, UBS
At UBS, Paul is a member of the Group Technology Leadership Executive Committee, a role that gives him responsibility for implementing transformational change in the Infrastructure Services organization. Paul’s primary objective is building a world-class infrastructure services group within UBS. With more than two decades of experience in technology and operations, Paul has managed large, complex departments for companies such as JPMorgan and Citigroup.
John White Vice President of Product Strategy, Expedient
John White is the VP of Product Strategy for Expedient, a cloud and Infrastructure as a Service solutions provider. His current responsibilities include setting the product direction for Expedient, evaluating emerging technologies and partners, complex solution design for prospects and customers, and evangelizing Expedient as a brand. He is active in the technology community and is frequently cited in technology articles and by analysts covering the cloud and IaaS space.
Anthony Belfiore Senior Vice President, Chief Security Officer, Aon
A member of the Executive Leadership and Enterprise Risk Leadership teams at Aon, Anthony manages global physical security, cybersecurity, IT risk, fraud, investigations, and business continuity. Anthony also brings an unparalleled customer point of view to the Board of Directors at Tanium. Before Aon, he oversaw IT infrastructure for First Data Corporation, the largest payment processor in the world. With more than 18 years of experience, Anthony has led security and information risk for companies such as JPMorgan Chase, UBS, Ernst & Young, and KPMG.
Bikash joined Juniper in September 2017, after a decade as a top engineer and visionary at Google, where he helped turn the network into a programmable, distributed system at every layer of the stack. Along the way, he designed, built, and operated Google’s production infrastructure, and led the team responsible for adopting SDN. Before Google, Bikash co-founded and served as CTO of Qstreams Networks. He holds 18 networking technology patents, and was instrumental in creating the OpenConfig working group. With leadership prowess, technical expertise, and enthusiasm for helping to shape the new era of networking, Bikash is charting Juniper’s technology strategy and leading several critical technology innovations. Learn more.
Rami Rahim is CEO of Juniper Networks and a member of the company’s Board of Directors. He began his Juniper career in 1997 as employee No. 32, working as an engineer on Juniper's first breakthrough product—the M40 core router. Throughout a series of technical and leadership roles at Juniper, Rami has brought his engineering acumen to the design and development of Juniper's industry-leading product portfolio. Learn more.
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