The Security Minded CTO
Lessons for CTOs and Leads to contribute to the security of the organization.
As an engineering leader you will be forced to manage a myriad priorities. Some of these priorities come and go, but security is here to stay. Aaron will discuss the most important thing you can do as an engineering leader to contribute to the security of your organization. The advise may surprise you.
About the Speaker
Aaron Bedra is a Senior Software Engineer at Cumberland DRW. He has served as a Chief Scientist, Chief Security Officer, Chief Technology Officer, and Principal Engineer/Architect. He has worked professionally on programming languages, most notably Clojure and ClojureScript. Aaron uses his immersion in finance, healthcare, and retail commerce to design systems that work in concert with business, compliance, and regulatory demands. His expertise in Software Security stems from a foundation in modeling and risk management, and believes all good systems have these as core principles. Aaron is the co-author of Programming Clojure, 2nd and 3rd Edition and a contributor to Functional Programming: A PragPub Anthology