Ted Julian is VP of Product Management & Co-Founder of Resilient Systems, an IBM Security company. He is a well-known figure in the security and compliance industry, having launched multiple successful security start-ups across software, hardware and professional services. Ted served as an executive at Application Security, the leading provider of database security solutions, and Arbor Networks (acquired by Danaher), which develops technology that protects the backbone networks of virtually every service provider around the globe. He is proud to have been named “Geek of the Week” by The Boston Globe and to be a guest lecturer at Cornell University’s Johnson School. Ted holds a Bachelor of Science degree from Cornell University.
Stefan Savage, Ph.D.
Stefan Savage is a professor in the Department of Computer Science and Engineering at the University of California, San Diego. He was also a co-founder of Netsift Inc. and Chief Scientist & Co-founder of Chief Scientist & Co-founder of Asta Networks. Stefan is a widely recognized expert in the areas of network worms and malware propagation, distributed denial of service (DDOS) mitigation and traceback, and wireless security. In 2010, he was named a fellow of the Association for Computing Machinery, is the world's largest scientific and educational computing society. Stefan received his Ph.D. from the University of Washington.
Vern Edward Paxson, Ph.D.
Vern Edward Paxson is a Professor of Computer Science at the University of California, Berkeley. He also leads the Networking and Security Group at the International Computer Science Institute in Berkeley, and is a staff scientist with the Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory's Network Research Group. His interests range from transport protocols to intrusion detection and worms. Paxson is also the original author of the flex lexical analyzer and the Bro intrusion detection system. Vern is an active member of the Internet Engineering Task Force (IETF) community and served as the chair of the IRTF from 2001 until 2005. From 1998 to 1999 he served on the IESG as Transport Area Director of the IETF. He received his Ph.D. from the University of California, Berkeley.