NXTWORK 2017 — That’s a wrap!

December 11–13, 2017 in San Francisco, California


Clark Gregg
Actor, Director, and Screenwriter

Clark Gregg is best known for the role of Agent Phil Coulson in the Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. and Ultimate Spider-Man TV series, and in The Avengers, Iron Man, and Thor movies—placing him as the actor with the longest screen time in the Marvel Cinematic Universe. He also voices characters in Marvel animated TV series and Lego Marvel video games. Since 1988, Clark has appeared in dozens of films and TV shows, and co-starred as Richard Campbell in the CBS sitcom The New Adventures of Old Christine from 2006 to 2010. He’s director and screenwriter of the 2008 film Choke, which won a special jury prize for dramatic work at the Sundance Film Festival.


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.

Mazdak Hashemi
VP of Engineering, Twitter

Christopher C. Crummey
Executive Director - IBM Security X-Force Evangelism & Outreach

Christopher is the World Wide Executive Director of IBM Security X-Force Evangelism and Outreach. In terms of IBM Security outreach, Christopher and his team provide a sense of what a cyber “Security Culture” looks like and educate customers on “Cyber Best Practices” thru the first commercially built Cyber Range in Cambridge MA and the Executive Briefing centers.

He also leads a team of global Executive Security Evangelists who are leading industry experts and provide keynote presentations and demonstrations. Christopher also leads a global team of security development experts who provide technical insight in product integration, mobility, cognitive and cloud based security solutions.

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.

Ed Glover
Vice President, Stroz Friedberg, an Aon company

Mr. Glover is a Vice President in the San Francisco office of Stroz Friedberg, an Aon company, responsible for Proactive (such as assessment and pen testing) and Reactive (such as breach investigations, incident response and forensics) cybersecurity engagements. Ed has over 30 years of experience in the IT Governance, Risk, Compliance, Audit, Privacy, and Security fields in the Hardware and Software industry. Ed has experience in IT security/risk/compliance best practices (ITIL, HIPAA, NIST, COBIT, PCI DSS 3.2, ISO27001/2, ISO 27018, Cloud Security, Privacy, GDPR, and SOX) across many different platforms and industries.

Bikash Koley
CTO, Juniper Networks

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
CEO, Juniper Networks

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.

Kevin Hutchins
SVP, Strategy and Product Line Management, Juniper Networks

As Juniper’s Senior Vice President of Strategy and Product Line Management, Kevin Hutchins is responsible for defining and enabling Juniper’s strategy from company vision into product execution. This includes driving the company’s inorganic growth through strategic partnerships, venture investments and acquisitions/divestitures. In addition, he is responsible for driving key strategic imperatives, including Juniper’s software strategy and transformation. Learn more.

Check back for more information on our industry expert speakers at NXTWORK 2017.