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Breaking Down Zero Trust: What Does it Actually Mean?

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Date and Time

April 28, 2020 @ 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm EDT

Event Category

Web Conference

Event Type

ISSA International Series


Irene Fisher


Lisa O'Connell



Thomas Fischer – Security Advocate and Threat Researcher

Thomas has over 30 years of experience in the IT industry ranging from software development to infrastructure & network operations and architecture to settle in information security. He has an extensive security background covering roles from incident responder to security architect at fortune 500 companies, vendors and consulting organizations. He is currently security advocate and threat researcher focused on advising companies on understanding their data protection activities against malicious parties not just for external threats but also compliance instigated.

Thomas is also an active participant in the InfoSec community not only as a member but also as director of Security BSides London, ISSA UK chapter board member and speaker at events like SANS DFIR EMEA, DeepSec, Shmoocon, and various BSides events.

See Thomas Fischer‘s full profile.


James R. McQuiggan – Security Awareness Advocate, KnowBe4

James is a Security Awareness Advocate for the KnowBe4 Company responsible for amplifying the KnowBe4 messaging related to the importance of, effectiveness of, and the need for new-school security awareness training within organizations through social media, webinars, in-person presentations, industry trade shows and traditional media outlets.

Prior to joining KnowBe4, James worked for Siemens for eighteen years where he was responsible for various roles over that time. James was the Product & Solution Security Officer Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy. He consulted and supported various corporate divisions on cybersecurity standards, information security awareness and securing product networks. In addition to his work at Siemens, James is also a part time faculty professor at Valencia College in the Engineering, Computer Programming & Technology Division.

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Vladimir Klasnja – Vladimir Klasnja, Director, Cloud Architecture, Netskope

Vladimir Klasnja is a seasoned technical leader with significant experience in enterprise, security and cloud architecture. Klasnja focuses on incorporating his passion for strategic thinking with creating holistic solutions to satisfy complex business requirements. Klasnja leverages his experience to help security executives achieve success within their respective organizations with respect to cloud architecture and digital transformation. Prior to joining Netskope, Klasnja oversaw Optiv’s Data Protection and Privacy Program, was a member of the Executive Advisory Group, and led the organization’s Cloud Security practice.

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Ross Asquith – Product Marketing Manager, Netskope

Ross Asquith is a senior member of Netskope’s Product Marketing team. Having previously worked in Netskope’s sales engineering team, Ross is technically fluent with all aspects of the Netskope platform, and now focuses on helping enterprises with the transformation of their security architectures for today’s mobile and cloud-first world. Prior to Netskope Ross spent over 6 years with cloud security pioneer Zscaler, and since 1999 has had roles at vendors and resellers helping to evangelise, design and deploy all manner of cybersecurity solutions.

See Ross Asquith‘s full profile.

ISSA Webinars and Conference series cover all the continuing education credits to maintain your cyber security certifications. (CPEs, CEUs, ECE, etc). Each hour is equal to one continuing education credit. Certificates of completion are available upon request after completion. For instructions, click here.

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