Meet the Speakers: INTERSECT 2022 will feature a talk by Jaya Baloo from Avast

On May 19, 2022, the 2022 Edition of the INTERSCT. Conference on cyber security of Internet-of-Things will take place in Enschede, NL.

The event will feature many Keynote presentations by several speakers. The first one we introduce is the Chief Information Security Officer (CISO) from Avast, Jaya Baloo. Below you can find her short profile.

Jaya Baloo won the Cyber Security Executive of the year award in 2015. She was also named as one of the top CISO’s in 2017, in a list with only 9 other women, and featured at the 100 Women Founders in Europe To Follow in 2018 by Forbes. She has worked in the cybersecurity area for nearly 20 years, being part of other security champions, such as KPN International Consultancy and Verizon. She was also in the past the chairman of the Dutch Continuity Board.

She currently holds a position of Vice Chair of the Quantum Flagship Strategic Advisory Board of the EU Commission and a faculty position at the Singularity University.

If you want to know more about her work, you can check her profile at Singularity University You can also follow the updates about the INTERSCT22 event on the page 2022 INTERSCT. Conference.

Written by Cristoffer Leite

Cristoffer Leite is a Researcher PhD student in the Security Group (SEC) at Eindhoven University of Technology, and an IT Researcher Intern at Forescout Technologies.