Speakers

 

Global Head of Software Protection
Irdeto

John O’Connor is the Global Head of Software Protection and Principal Architect for Software Security Technology at Irdeto. He is a leading security expert in renewable software security.

During his time at Irdeto, John has held a number of key roles such as System Architect for Platform Security technology, as well as the Technical Lead for the Security Assurance team, Irdeto’s ethical hacking team.

Prior to working at Irdeto, John has worked for Trolltech and Sun Microsystems. John has a M.Sc. in Security and Forensic computing and a B.Sc. in Computer Applications from Dublin City University.

Recent News

November 6, 2017

We are very please to welcome Chris Anderson as our guest MC for the third track of talks. Mr. Anderson has 30+ years of professional and corporate experience in financial services, telecommunications and the public sector in Business and IT Governance, Risk, Assurance and Compliance.

November 24, 2017

COUNTERMEASURE 2017 welcomed over 300 participants to discuss key topics in public sector IT security.  We have posted most of the presentation slides here, and two of our most talked about presentations are now available on our YouTube channel.  

Kelly Shortridge - The Red Pill of Resilience

Frode Hommedal - The Cyber Threat Intelligence Matrix: Taking the Red Pill of Attacker Eviction

Cancellation Policy

Substitutions can be made at any time. Unfortunately we cannot refund registration fees. Each course is subject to a minimum number of students. In the unlikely event that a course must be cancelled due to low enrolment, full refunds will be provided to registered students.

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