John is a pragmatic cybersecurity, payments and privacy specialist. He is a passionate advocate for the integration of cyber security with business objectives at both a personal and organisational level. His current research aims to improve cybersecurity assurance in contractual and regulatory relationships. John has experienced PCI DSS from all dimensions. He is currently... the Head of Payment Security easyJet, was once a QSA and also worked for Visa Europe where he was a member of the technical working groups of the Payment Card Industry Security Standards Council and actively contributed to the development of many PCI standards including DSS. He is a Chartered Fellow of the BCS, holds professional certifications in risk, privacy and security, and is a Pluralsight author.
Steve Lamb, Technical Director for EMEA at CIPHER, leads a team who deliver advanced Managed Security Services across a range of solutions such as Threat Hunting and Penetration Testing, PCI Compliance and Strategic Consulting. He believes that security for the sake of security rarely helps businesses and that the art of matching the minimum number of meaningful security... controls to the client's appetite for risk is the optimal way to achieve this. With over 22 years of practical experience, Steve is a well recognised leading Information Security Professional who thrives on helping clients reduce their security risks while enabling business agility.
Schilling (Colonel, Retired) is Armor’s Chief Security Officer and is responsible for the cyber and physical security programs for the corporate environment and customer hosted capabilities.
Previous to joining Armor, Jeff was the Director of the Global Incident Response practice for Dell SecureWorks where his team supported over 300 customers with incident... response planning, capabilities development, digital forensics investigations and active incident management. Jeff retired from the US Army after 24 years of service in July of 2012. In his last assignment, Jeff was the Director of the Army’s global Security Operations Center under US Army Cyber Command. In this position, Jeff was responsible for synchronizing the global security operations/monitoring and incident response for over 1 million computer systems, on 350 wide area networks, supporting all Army organizations in over 2500 locations. Previous to this position, Jeff was the Director of the Department of Defense’s (DOD) global Security Operations Center with Joint Task Force Global Network Operations, where he managed security operations and global incident management for over 4 million globally connected computer systems.