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UBM India and Computer Security Institute (CSI) Announce Keynote Speaker for India Computer Security Conference 2010
Nov 23, 2010 (10:11 AM EST)


NEW YORK, Nov. 23, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- UBM India and Computer Security Institute (CSI) jointly announce Randolph Smith, Information Security Professional, United Parcel Service, as the 2010 Keynote speaker for the inaugural India Computer Security Conference 2010 (ICSC 2010). The conference will be held December 15-16, 2010 at The Westin Mumbai, Garden City, Mumbai, India.

Mr. Smith is responsible for enterprise security policy, strategy and architecture at United Parcel Service.  Mr. Smith has served UPS in many capacities during a career spanning thirty-six years. He has managed highly visible projects in industrial engineering, line operations, information services, and telecommunications. His extensive involvement in the practice of information security at UPS includes policy and standards development, data classification, customer assurance, vendor contract negotiations, web application vulnerability scanning and remediation, firewall management, risk analysis, strong authentication and network controls.  He is the principal co-author of the UPS Privacy Policy that was made available to the public in April 1999. He is actively involved in international issues regarding the security and privacy of data flows.

Dedicated to meeting the increasing demand for practical business-driven solutions to information security and risk management problems, India's security conference will undertake a leading-edge technology and workshop program, providing the attendees with the opportunity to develop best practices and share a wealth of expertise.

ICSC 2010 will feature a comprehensive program, covering key topics, to provide the security knowledge one needs to succeed in today's environment. "We'll focus on real-world solutions that fit into the business plan and budgets of the delegates/ attendees who deal with increasing threats, compliance and regulatory issues, that even management doesn't always understand," says CSI Director, Robert Richardson.  

Speakers will represent companies such as eBay, Novell, Airtight, Cisco, E-Scan, Imperva as well as many others.  A sampling of topics will include Attacks & Vulnerabilities, Compliance, Government, Incident Response & Forensics, Mobility, Secure Development, Trusted Computing, Web 2.0, Cloud Security, Control Systems & Physical Security, Identity & Access Management, Fraud, Management, Risk Management, Small Business, Virtualization and many more.  

For more information on the CSI India Conference, sponsorships and exhibiting opportunities, contact Jane McDermott at Jane.McDermott@ubm.com. Or visit the website at http://www.icsc.in/.

Managed by UBM Live Media, Computer Security Institute (CSI) is the original and leading information security membership organization whose mission is to position its members and attendees for success. CSI offers education and connection via conferences, online events, webcasts, member publications and awareness tools. CSI's  mission is simple: to provide information security professionals with the resources with which to succeed. At the forefront of security trends and research, CSI is uniquely qualified to provide the Events, Educational Programs & Products offering the practical, yet often undiscovered, insight, strategies and trends that will protect organizations and their assets. For more information on CSI, visit http://www.gocsi.com. UBM Live is a wholly owned subsidiary of United Business Media plc (LSE: UBM) a leading provider of business information services to the maritime, travel, fashion, technology, healthcare, media, and property industries. UBM offers services in education/programming, trade shows, online, news distribution, and publishing to customers across the globe. Its brands are represented in more than 30 countries and are organized into specialist teams that serve their business communities helping them excel in their market by working effectively and efficiently. For more information, go to http://www.ubm.com.

SOURCE UBM Live