October 30–31, 2016: Training
October 31–November 2, 2016: Tutorials & Conference
New York, NY

Tuesday opening welcome

Courtney Nash (O'Reilly), Allison Miller (Google)
9:00am–9:05am Tuesday, 11/01/2016
Location: Grand Ballroom
Average rating: ****.
(4.50, 2 ratings)

Program chairs Courtney Nash and Allison Miller open the first day of keynotes.

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Courtney Nash

O'Reilly

Courtney Nash chairs multiple conferences for O’Reilly Media and is the strategic content director focused on areas of modern web operations, high-performance applications, and security. An erstwhile academic neuroscientist, she is still fascinated by the brain and how it informs our interactions with and expectations of technology. She’s spent 17 years working in the technology industry in a wide variety of roles, ever since moving to Seattle to work at a burgeoning online bookstore. Outside work, Courtney can be found biking, hiking, skiing, and photographing the Cascade Mountains near her home in Bellingham, Washington.

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Allison Miller

Google

Allison Miller works in product management at Google, mitigating risks to Google and end users. Previously, Allison held technical and leadership roles in security, risk analytics, and payments/commerce at Electronic Arts, Tagged.com, PayPal/eBay, and Visa International. Allison is a proven innovator in the security industry and regularly presents research on risk analytics, cybersecurity, and economics. She is known for her expertise in designing and implementing real-time risk prevention and detection systems running at internet scale.