Speaker: Rich Smith

Rich Smith is CSO at Crash Override, an NYC based security startup founded in 2022. Prior to Crash Override Rich was CTO at Superlunar Labs, Head of Duo Labs(Cisco), Dir of Security at Etsy, CEO & co-founder of Icelandic security leader Syndis, and held leadership roles on security teams at Gemini, Immunity, Kyrus, Morgan Stanley, and HP Labs among others.

Rich has worked professionally in the security space since the late 90’s and is co-author of Agile Application Security: Enabling Security in a Continuous Delivery Pipeline published by O'Reilly.

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Wednesday Apr 10 / 02:45PM BST ( 50 minutes )


Mountbatten (6th Fl.)