Come and join us as at your local chapter of the Cloud Security Alliance. Please RSVP in advance. We must have the names of all attendees by 3pm the day before the meeting. With that in mind, RSVP "YES" and change it later if required. This also requires that your MeetUp profile include your full name.
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Title: The Journey for Starting, Advancing, and Innovating in the Cloud
Abstract: Over the past ten years, CSA has been on trend with the latest challenges and practices in cloud computing. As the cloud evolves, the enterprise must adapt to aligning business needs with the risks involved with the latest adoption, use, and implementation of cloud. John shares how the CSA community is impacting the industry by helping organizations migrate to the cloud, keeping up with others looking to build better security in the cloud, and empowering those who leverage the cloud to innovate with new technologies.
Speaker Bio: John Yeoh - Global VP of Research - Cloud Security Alliance, https://www.linkedin.com/in/johnyeoh/
With over 15 years of experience in research and technology, John excels at executive-level leadership, relationship management, and strategy development. He is a published author, technologist, and researcher with areas of expertise in cybersecurity, cloud computing, information security, and next generation technology (IoT, Big Data, SecaaS, Quantum). John specializes in risk management, third party assessment, GRC, data protection, incident response, and business development within multiple industry sectors, including government. His works and collaborations have been presented in the Wall Street Journal, Forbes, SC Magazine, USA today, Information Week, and others.
John has been a driving force behind the development of research within CSA since 2011 and was part of the inception of peer groups for the Internet of Things, Software Defined Perimeter, Security as a Service, and others. As Global Vice President of Research, John will be evolving the scope of CSA research to explore all areas of cloud and next generation technologies that impact Enterprise IT. He will also continue contributions and involvement in professional organizations such as CSIS, IAPP, ISSA, ISC2, and ISACA. John sits on numerous technology committees in government and industry with the FCC, NIST, ISO, CSA, IEEE, and CIS. His academic studies include Massachusetts Institute of Technology, University of Southern California, Eastern Washington University, and the University of Washington.
Dinner is provided by CSA-LA: Come on out, learn, and enjoy dinner and networking.
There is plenty of free parking after 6:00 pm on National Boulevard.
The CSA meets 10 times a year and we do not have meetings in August and December is usually a joint meeting with other InfoSec meetups.