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2017 O'Reilly Defender Awards

Rachel Roumeliotis (O'Reilly), Allison Miller (Google)
10:20am–10:40am Wednesday, November 1, 2017
Location: Grand Ballroom

The second annual O’Reilly Defender Awards acknowledge and celebrate our security heroes and heroines who have demonstrated exceptional leadership, creativity, and collaboration in the defensive security field. These honors will be presented during keynotes.

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Rachel Roumeliotis

O'Reilly

Rachel Roumeliotis is a strategic content director at O’Reilly, where she leads an editorial team that covers a wide variety of programming topics ranging from full stack to open source in the enterprise to emerging programming languages. Rachel is a programming chair of OSCON and O’Reilly’s Software Architecture Conference. She has been working in technical publishing for 10 years, acquiring content in many areas including mobile programming, UX, computer security, and AI.

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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.