The Rise of Privacy in the Cloud Era

April 10, 2019 Netskope Marketing

Thursday, April 25, 2019
10:00 AM PT  |  2:00 PM ET

In a globally connected world where the number of cloud applications consumed by organizations rises daily, the challenges associated with protecting data and individual’s privacy are therefore also on the rise. In this webcast we will look at some of the challenges associated with privacy including:

  • Understanding contractual obligations
  • Managing the geolocation of data
  • Applying data transfers mechanisms and controls

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Presented by: Neil Thacker, CISO, Netskope

As Netskope Chief Information Security Officer EMEA, Neil works alongside product and engineering teams to ensure the secure delivery of Netskope technology and services. With a focus on data protection and regulatory compliance, Neil works with Netskope customers to ensure their security programmes are both optimised and can deliver on their strategic requirements in a cloud-first world.

Prior to joining Netskope, Neil served at Swiss Re, Deutsche Bank, Camelot Group and Forcepoint and continues to be involved in building effective security and data protection programmes.

Neil is co-founder and board member of the Security Advisor Alliance (SAA), a not-for-profit organisation formed to both help security leaders in their role and to promote information security and cybersecurity careers to future generations.

Neil is Advisory Board member for the Cloud Security Alliance (CSA) GDPR Centre of Excellence and member of the ENISA Threat Landscape stakeholder group where he contributes to the EU agency program alongside CERTs to position the threat landscape, offer mitigation advice and threat analysis and automation innovation.

Neil is CISSP, CIPP/E and CEH certified and is a frequent speaker and writer on cybersecurity, data protection and privacy-related topics.