|[June 25, 2013]
Mocana Opens Call for Speakers for Next Amphion Forum in San Francisco
SAN FRANCISCO --(Business Wire)--
Mocana (News - Alert), the app security leader, today announced a call for speakers for
its next Amphion Forum event slated for December 12 and 13, 2013 in San
Francisco, California. The Amphion Forum brings together over 300
technology leaders from business, academia and government to discuss the
opportunities and threats presented by the proliferation of mobile
devices. Organizers have tagged this year's two-day conference as "Big
ideas from the intersection of security, mobility and the Internet of
Things." The event is hosted by Mocana and presented by SAP (News - Alert).
Individuals with expertise in mobile and embedded security tech, policy,
hacking and/or implementation are invited to submit proposals.
Presentations discussing newly discovered hacks targeting mobile
devices, apps and IOT platforms are especially sought. Speakers from
academic, government and nonprofit organizations can qualify for a
$1,000 travel reimbursement from the Forum.
The deadline for submitting a speaking application is July 26, 2013, and
the proposal form is available online at www.amphionforum.com.
"The Amphion Forum is the only event that brings together the best minds
from academia, the public sector and business to focus on the
vulnerabilities and mobile security problems that threaten critical
infrastructure, national security and commerce," said Kurt Stammberger,
CISSP, vice president of market development at Mocana and chair of the
Amphion Forum. "This event is a rare opportunity for all stakeholders
with an interest in this issue to examine how to manage and leverage
security concerns in the face of runaway deployments of connected
Speakers are invited to submit proposals for the following tracks:
Mobile & IOT in Regulated Industries: Finance, Healthcare, Grid &
Business Case Studies in Secure Mobility and IOT
Hacks, Attacks & Mobile/IOT Forensics
Secure Development for Mobile and IOT
About the Amphion Forum
The Amphion Forum is an open, vendor-neutral and cross-disciplinary
event focused on exploring the most compelling new ideas in mobile
security to help organizations realize the potential of the extended
enterprise and the Internet of Things.
For more information, visit amphionforum.com.
Mocana unlocks the extended mobile enterprise and simplifies wide-scale
deployments by securing apps automatically, in seconds. The company's
Mobile Application Protection (MAP™) app-shielding solution, distributed
globally by SAP, mitigates the complexities of mobile management, while
freeing developers from tedious and expensive security coding. Launched
in 2004, and recognized by the World Economic Forum as a 2012 Technology
Pioneer, Mocana is the app security expert, with deep expertise born
from a decade of experience securing mission- and life-critical embedded
devices across the Internet of Things: from mobile handsets to medical
devices to aerospace and defense; and from datacom to retail POS to
smart grid and industrial automation. More information is available at www.mocana.com.
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