Digital Identity Summit, San Francisco

Digital Identity Summit 2017
San Francisco
September 18-20
Westin St. Francis Hotel

Why Attend the Digital Identity Summit?


Whether you’re a CISO, a fraud manager or simply have an interest in cyber security, Digital Identity Summit gives you the insights and connections to help transform your business. With world-class cyber security speakers, hands-on demonstrations and abundant networking opportunities, this is the must attend cyber security event of the year.

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Keynote Speaker
Brian Krebs

Brian Krebs

Independent Investigative Reporter

Brian Krebs is an independent investigative reporter who writes about cybercrime at the award-winning Web site KrebsOnSecurity.com.

Formerly with The Washington Post (1995 to 2009), Krebs is probably best known for breaking stories on high-profile data breaches, including those that hit Target, Home Depot, Michaels, and Ashley Madison.

A frequent interviewee and public speaker, Krebs has been profiled by 60 Minutes, The New York Times, Poynter.org, and Business Week. Krebs’s book, Spam Nation: The Inside Story of Organized Cybercrime - From Global Epidemic to Your Front Door – is now a New York Times bestseller.

In January 2015, the National Press Foundation announced it was awarding Krebs its Chairman's Citation, an award designed to "recognize individuals whose accomplishments fall outside the traditional categories of excellence." In October 2014, the Association of Certified Fraud Examiners gave Krebs the "Guardian Award," an honor given annually to a journalist "whose determination, perseverance, and commitment to the truth have contributed significantly to the fight against fraud."

Krebs graduated in 1994 from George Mason University, where he earned a Bachelor of Arts in International Studies.

Bennett Arron

Bennett Arron

Comedian

Bennett Arron was the victim of identity theft. Today the experience has resulted in an acclaimed comedy show, several documentaries, and praise for his funny, honest and hard-hitting keynotes on identity theft and fraud. Amongst other things, Bennett has toured the world and has spoken at numerous anti-fraud and anti-corruption conventions.

Andreas Baumhof

Andreas Baumhof

Senior VP Engineering and Chief Technology Officer
ThreatMetrix

Andreas Baumhof is the technology lead for ThreatMetrix and also an internationally renowned cybersecurity expert with deep experience in the encryption, PKI, malware and phishing. Prior to ThreatMetrix, he was Executive Director, CEO and co-founder of Australian-based TrustDefender (acquired by ThreatMetrix in 2012). He was also co-founder and chief technology officer of Microdasys Inc. where he developed the first SSL proxy and has patents pending in Europe and the U.S.

Tom Brown

Tom Brown

SVP, US Commercial Markets and Global Market Development
LexisNexis

Tom Brown has 25+ years of experience in financial services, consumer credit policy, predictive analytics, and anti-money laundering. At LexisNexis Risk Solutions, Brown leads the development of market strategy for LexisNexis’ alternative data business, which includes solutions for credit risk, Anti-Money Laundering, KYC, fraud and identity management, investigations, real estate, business risk management and first-party collections that are used by leading global companies and financial institutions. Prior to joining LexisNexis, Brown was a Principal at an NYC-area consulting firm developing profit-based analytics and strategies for the largest US credit card issuers. Brown also has served as a Senior Vice President with First Data, managing scoring and credit risk products for First Data’s issuing clients.

Alisdair Faulkner

Alisdair Faulkner

Chief Products Officer
ThreatMetrix

Alisdair Faulkner is a technology entrepreneur and brings nearly two decades of industry experience to his role leading product management and strategy for ThreatMetrix. He is a noted industry expert in online fraud, cybercrime, identity theft, information security and networking technology and holds several patents in security, fraud and networking. Prior to ThreatMetrix he was founder and Chief Products Officer at NetPriva (now part of Riverbed).

Chris Johnson

Chris Johnson

President, Global Financial Services and Payments
Pitney Bowes

Mr. Johnson has held multiple business leadership and C-level roles at leading companies and has a proven track record of developing effective business strategies to accelerate growth. Prior to joining Pitney Bowes in April of 2016, he was President, Terex Financial Services, a global captive financial services company with multi-billion dollar assets under management in over 30 countries. Before that, Mr. Johnson spent 15 years with GE in a number of executive positions in both the industrial and financial segments of their business. Prior to GE, he also held M&A, corporate and business development roles of increasing responsibility at Lincoln Financial Group and Markowitz & McNaughton.

Sherief Khalil

Sherief Khalil

Senior Vice President Product
Citibank

Sherief works at Citi Fintech as Senior Vice President of Product. Sherief is a serial entrepreneur and experienced salesperson. He has launched and/or managed three successful startups and has over 12 years of strategy, marketing, and sales experience. Sherief is co-Founder of WeSparkt, which helps fund startups in education, Cleantech, and healthcare. He has a MBA from Georgetown University’s McDonough School of Business, a MA in International Trade & Investment Policy from the George Washington University, and a BA in Quantitative Economics from Tufts Univ.

Al Pascual

Al Pascual

SVP - Research Director and Head of Fraud & Security
Javelin Strategy & Research

An accomplished industry analyst, market researcher, and financial industry practitioner, Al Pascual is Javelin’s Research Director and Head of Fraud & Security. As Research Director, Al leads Javelin’s Advisory Services and Custom Research businesses. He oversees growth of these businesses while ensuring that Javelin’s research content meets quality standards and provides the innovative perspectives that clients expect from the firm.

As Head of Fraud & Security, Al provides clients actionable insights on a variety of fraud and security issues, acts as a partner in developing strategies for managing risk, and identifies and raises awareness of future threats and solutions. Al researches a range of topics, including the applicability of biometrics in banking and payments, the effect of data breaches on the integrity of consumer identities, the relationship between identity fraud and loyalty, and the best methods for securing payment data and transactions.

Al has presented findings from Javelin’s rigorous, industry-leading research at conferences around the world, including BAI, CARTES, Money20/20, NACHA, and RSA. Al has provided commentary on fraud and security issues to American Banker, Bloomberg, CNNMoney, Fox Business, Reuters, The New York Times, The Wall Street Journal, The Washington Post, and Wired.

Tricia Phillips

Tricia Phillips

Research Director
Gartner

Tricia Phillips is a Research Director with the Security and Risk Management team in Gartner Research for IT Leaders. Ms. Phillips' coverage focuses on fraud prevention and management including: fraud strategies for omnichannel organizations, the impact of digital business on legacy fraud prevention tools and operations, emerging fraud technology and services, fraud management design and implementation, chargeback management, and fraud operations and fraud analytics for retail, consumer banking, acquirers and merchant aggregators, wallet providers and other digital organizations.

Andrew Renshaw

Andrew Renshaw

Head of Digital and Customer Experience
Lloyds Banking Group

Andrew Renshaw has 16 years of experience working in financial services for some of the largest U.S. and UK-based banks including Capital One, Citibank and Lloyds Banking Group. At Capital One, he served as director of fraud analysis for Capital One UK. At Citibank, he was responsible for the integration of numerous fraud platforms. Now in his seventh year at Lloyds Banking Group, he currently heads up their fraud and customer experience areas within the Group Digital area. He is responsible for the strategic direction and daily execution of fraud layers within Group Digital including mobile banking, device ID, biometrics, malware prevention, and risk engine monitoring in order to protect over 14 million retail and commercial digital customers.

Reed Taussig

Reed Taussig

CEO and President
ThreatMetrix

Reed Taussig has more than 30 years of experience in the computer hardware and software field. Prior to joining ThreatMetrix, Mr. Taussig was president and CEO of Vormetric Inc., a leader in the data privacy and protection industry. Under Mr. Taussig’s direction, Vormetric established itself as a leading provider of encryption solutions for the Payment Card Industry Data Security Standards (PCI DSS). Mr. Taussig also served as president and CEO of Callidus Software [NASDAQ:CALD], the leading provider of enterprise incentive compensation management application systems. As founding CEO and the fifth employee, Mr. Taussig led the growth of company to more than $70 million in revenues and over 350 employees. Prior to Callidus, Mr. Taussig was the president and CEO of inquiry.com, a pioneer in the B2B Internet space as well as senior vice president of operations for Gupta Technologies, the leader for PC client server software development tools and databases. Mr. Taussig holds a bachelor of arts in economics from the University of Arizona.

Sponsors


The Digital Identity summit provides an opportunity to engage with leaders in authentication and fraud prevention. The community atmosphere and rich content presented at the summit are a great platform for discussing the trends, challenges, and innovations affecting the payments industry.

– Mark Nelsen , SVP, Risk and Authentication Products, Visa Inc.

Agenda


Register
10:00am - 7:00pm
Registration
Panel
4:00pm
Industry Roundtables
Presentation
6:00pm
Welcome Reception
Presentation
9:00am
Main Stage Opener
Presentation
9:10am
Securing the Digital Economy
Reed Taussig
Keynote
10:10am
Keynote: Krebs on Security
Brian Krebs
Coffee
10:50am
Networking Break
Presentation
11:20am
Accelerating Online Commerce
Chris Johnson
Presentation
12:00pm
Dynamic Identity Proofing
Tricia Phillips
Lunch
12:30pm
Networking Lunch
Presentation
2:00pm
Establishing the Currency of Trust
Alisdair Faulkner and Andy Renshaw
Presentation
3:10pm
Identity in the Mobile Sharing Economy
Coffee
3:40pm
Networking Break
Presentation
4:10pm
Identity Theft: No Laughing Matter
Bennett Arron
Presentation
4:40pm
The Great Fintech Debate
Sherief Khalil
Presentation
5:20pm
First Day wrap-up
Presentation
5:30pm
Close
Presentation
9:00am
Main Stage Kick Off
Presentation
9:10am
Driving Financial Inclusion through Innovation and Collaboration
Tom Brown
Presentation
9:55am
The Digital Identity Revolution
Andreas Baumhof
Presentation
10:25am
Quelling the Battle: Fraud vs. Friction
Coffee
10:55am
Networking Break
Presentation
11:25am
Protecting Against Evolving Threats
Al Pascual
Presentation
12:05pm
Digital Identities Across the Customer Journey
Presentation
12:35pm
Wrap Up
Lunch
12:45pm
Networking Lunch
Presentation
2:15pm
Breakout Sessions
Presentation
4:00pm
Close

Digital Identity
Excellence Awards



Our team at ThreatMetrix lives and breathes digital identity. Our customers bring ThreatMetrix solutions to life and are at the forefront of digital identity innovation.

In honor of the customers who are pushing the boundaries of what’s possible with digital identity, we launched the Digital Identity Excellence Awards.