Judges, Speakers and Presenters 2018

The ISE® Awards are judged by qualified industry leaders, experts, practitioners, previous ISE® Award nominees, winners and finalists. Our judges represent diverse backgrounds from different industry sectors and are individuals of influence in the information security and technology industries. Judges may also be industry analysts and members of the media. Our presenters represent a diverse cross section of attendees from the private, public, government and academic sectors.

Judges

Michael Dierickx

Michael Dierickx
Information Security Officer
Panasonic Avionics
Biography

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Jeremy Hittle
VP Security, CSO
Workday

Ralph Johnson

Ralph Johnson
CIO
County of Los Angeles
ISE® West People's Choice Award Winner 2014
Biography

Pritesh Parekh

Pritesh Parekh
VP & Chief Security Officer
Zuora
San Francisco, CA
ISE® West Executive Award Finalist 2016
ISE® North America Executive: Commercial Award Finalist 2016
ISE® West Executive Award Finalist 2017
ISE® North America Executive: Financial Award Winner 2017

Biography

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Steven Singer
Director of Information Security
LegalZoom
Biography

Speakers

Selim Aissi
Chief Security Officer
Ellie Mae
ISE® West Executive Award Finalist 2015
ISE® North America Executive Award Finalist 2015 - Commercial Category

Biography

Tom Borton

Tom Borton
CISO
San Francisco International Airport
Biography

Jim Covington

Jim Covington
Global Cybersecurity Lead and Data Protection Officer
Qualcomm
Biography

Bernie Cowens

Bernie Cowens
Vice President, Chief Security Officer
PG&E
Biography

Marci McCarthy

Marci McCarthy
CEO and President of T.E.N.
CEO and Chairman of ISE® Talent
Biography

Pritesh Parekh

Pritesh Parekh
VP & Chief Security Officer
Zuora
San Francisco, CA
ISE® West Executive Award Finalist 2016
ISE® North America Executive: Commercial Award Finalist 2016
ISE® West Executive Award Finalist 2017
ISE® North America Executive: Financial Award Winner 2017

Biography

Gyan Prakash

Gyan Prakash
Sr. Director, Application Security
VISA

John Schramm

John Schramm
Vice President, Information Security Risk Management
Charles Schwab
ISE® North America Executive Award Finalist 2014 - Financial Category

Maria Shaw

Maria Shaw
VP & CISO
Varian Medical Systems

Master of Ceremonies

Michael Dierickx

Michael Dierickx
Information Security Officer
Panasonic Avionics
Biography

Jeff Trudeau

Jeff Trudeau
Chief Security Officer
Credit Karma Inc.
ISE® North America Health Care Executive Award Winner 2013
Biography

Awards Presenters

Ajit Gaddam

Ajit Gaddam
Sr. Director / Chief Security Architect
VISA
ISE® West Executive of the Year Award Winner 2017
Biography

Jimmy Ip

Jimmy Ip
Director of Network Security
WalmartLabs

Ralph Johnson

Ralph Johnson
CIO
County of Los Angeles
ISE® West People's Choice Award Winner 2014
Biography