Build Better Defenses
October 29–30, 2017: Training
October 30–November 1, 2017: Tutorials & Conference
New York, NY
Jay Jacobs

Jay Jacobs
Senior Data Analyst, BitSight Technologies


Jay Jacobs is the senior data scientist at BitSight Technologies. Previously, Jay spent four years as the lead data analyst for the Verizon Data Breach Investigations Report. Jay is the coauthor of Data-Driven Security, which covers data analysis and visualizations for information security, and hosts the Data-Driven Security and R World News podcast. Jay is also a cofounder of the Society of Information Risk Analysts and currently serves on its board of directors. Jay is active in the R community; he coordinates his local R user group for the greater Minneapolis area and contributes to local events and functions supporting data analysis.


9:00am - 5:00pm Sunday, October 29 & Monday, October 30
Location: Madison
Charles Givre (Deutsche Bank), Jay Jacobs (BitSight Technologies)
Join experts Jay Jacobs and Charles Givre for a hands-on, in-depth exploration of data analysis and machine learning in cybersecurity. You’ll learn how to explore and analyze data you probably already have and gain valuable exposure to and experience with tools and techniques to prepare, analyze, and visualize the knowledge hiding in your data. Read more.
9:00am–5:00pm Monday, October 30, 2017