Cyber security: How secure are we?

Date: Wednesday 01 Jul 2020
Time: 8:00 am
Location: Video Conference


Over the past 5 years the Australian cyber ecosystem has really emerged. We’ve seen homegrown startups like Nuix, Secure Code Warrior, Upguard and Bugcrowd, gain international recognition, along with great initiatives like AustCyber and incubators like Cyrise.

Cyber security has become a growing concern as businesses across the world have shifted to remote working and relying on cloud storage.

Meet the Panel

Casey Ellis is the Founder, Chairman, and CTO of bugcrowd, a crowdsourced security platform for security testing on web, mobile, source code and client-side applications. Casey started life in Information security as pentester, then solutions architecture and sales.

James Cameron is a partner at Airtree Ventures. Airtree are focused on growth/scaleup stage companies, with personal inclinations towards enterprise software/SaaS, security, infrastructure/core tech and fintech. Prior to AirTree, James has sat on other investment boards and co-founded a SaaS investment research software platform.

Jessica Glenn is a serial founder, and previously the CTO of OneShift & Skilld. She now the executive chair at QTeam, a group of Australian Research and Development companies that work on frontier tech projects across artificial intelligence, photonics, and robotics.

Mike Baukes is the co founder and co CEO of UpGuard. UpGuard is the first cyber resilience platform for the cloud and the data center. Mike has held senior leadership roles in Enterprise strategy, architecture, and solution design for major corporates including Lloyds, E*Trade, and CBA all at a young age.