901-754-9404
My List0

We've now made it easier for you to research and save your favorite keynotes speakers. Click on the + sign to add a speaker to your Speaker List and email your favorites to colleagues and friends.

using System.Text.RegularExpressions;
Cyber Security Speaker, Hugh Thompson

Hugh Thompson

    Leading Cyrptology and Internet Security Expert, CTO and SVP at Blue Coat
Full Bio
Fee Range:

$20,000 - $30,000

Virtual Fee: Please Inquire
Travels From

California

RSA Conference USA 2010: The Hugh Thompson Show 1/5

RSA Conference USA 2010: The Hugh Thompson Show 1/5

Hugh Thompson and Guests - Alec Baldwin

Hugh Thompson and Guests - Alec Baldwin

Dr. Herbert Hugh Thompson is Senior Vice President, Chief Technology Officer and Chief Marketing Officer at Blue Coat Systems Inc. and an Adjunct Professor in the Computer Science Department at Columbia University in New York. Thompson is the co-author of a book on human potential and achievement, The Plateau Effect: Getting from Stuck to Success published by Penguin in 2013.

Dr. Thompson is also a world-renown expert in information security. He has co-authored three books on the topic including, How to Break Software Security: Effective Techniques for Security Testing (with Dr. James Whittaker, published by Addison-Wesley, 2003), and The Software Vulnerability Guide (with Scott Chase, published by Charles River 2005). He is also the Program Committee Chairman for RSA Conference, the world’s largest information security conference. In 2006 he was named one of the “Top 5 Most Influential Thinkers in IT Security” by SC Magazine.

He’s spent years creating methodologies and tools that help some of the world’s largest companies build demonstrably more secure systems. Dr. Thompson has delivered talks/keynotes at key conferences and Fortune 500 corporations, written industry-defining books and articles on software security, and has interacted with the press extensively. He has been interviewed by top news organizations including BBC, Bloomberg, CNN, CNBC, ABC, Fox News, CBS Evening News, MSNBC, HBO, BusinessWeek, Forbes, Associated Press, and the Washington Post. Dr. Thompson has authored more than 80 academic and industrial publications on software security and frequently writes for such industry publications as the New York Times, Scientific American, Dr. Dobbs Journal, IEEE Security & Privacy, CSO Magazine, Network World, and Forbes.

As SVP, CTO, and CMO at Blue Coat, Dr. Thompson report’s to the company’s CEO and is responsible for the company’s long-range technical direction and strategy along with worldwide marketing and leads a team of technologists, researchers and field personnel. Blue Coat Systems Inc. is the leader Business Assurance Technology market with over 1500 employees in 32 countries. He earned his Ph.D. in Applied Mathematics from Florida Institute of Technology.

To book Hugh Thompson call Executive Speakers Bureau at 901-754-9404.

Big Data

Cloud Computing

Cyber Security 

High-Tech Humor

Internet of Things

National Security

Technology Speakers

Speaking Topics:

Related Speakers

Jason Chaffetz, speaker

Jason Chaffetz

Fox News Channel Contributor

Steve Wozniak

Steve Wozniak

Co-Founder

Andrew Hazen

Andrew Hazen

Founder & CEO

Charles Garfield, Technology Speaker

Charles Garfield

Peak Performers

Vivek Wadhwa

Vivek Wadhwa

Academic

Elliott Masie, Futurist Speaker

Elliott Masie

Technology and Learning Futurist

Mike Walsh, speaker

Mike Walsh

CEO of Innovation Research Lab

Joe Trippi, Technology Speaker

Joe Trippi

Political Strategist & Media Consultant

Jim Carroll Speaker

Jim Carroll

The World's Leading Futurist

Wes Arens, speaker

Wes Arens

Former Amazon Executive

Tan Le, Speaker

Tan Le

Innovative Technology Entrepreneur

Ilene Corina, Healthcare speaker

Ilene Corina

President

Reviews

Testimonials

This was my first experience using ESB to locate and secure a keynote speaker for my Corporate event. They were extremely easy to work with a..

AngMar Medical Holdings

"Matt Meyer was really wonderful in assisting me to find the correct keynote speaker for our conference. Jenny Foreman was completely on top ..

The Anchor Group

"As always, Executive Speakers Bureau helped us execute another flawless event. It is always so reassuring to know that you have a team behin..

Texas Hospital Association

"What stands out about the times I have worked with Executive Speakers Bureau is their lightning-fast response time. ESB’s account exec..

Keynote Speaker

"I've worked with Richard and ESB for many years and he's always able to deliver for us. He works hard to meet your speaker goals within the ..

Chem Dry

"Angela is the best!!! I can always count on her honest feedback about speakers. She helps me look like a hero to my company!"

Testimonials | Medtronic | Executive Speakers

"ESB continues to deliver great options for us as we plan our event each year."

Testimonials | Arkansas Heart Hospital | Executive Speakers

“I am banging my head against the wall right now for all the times I have done this without using Executive Speakers Bureau. This ..

Clorox Client

"The conference was an immense hit – we certainly raised the bar in our company on how conferences are planned and executed. You and yo..

Testimonials | Benchmark Global Hospitality | Executive Speakers

"Johnny Cupcakes was a hit last night! Thank you both so much for all of your assistance through this process, it has been such a positi..

Johnny Cupcakes | Testimonials | Executive Speakers
Need Suggestions? Have Questions?

Need Suggestions? Have Questions?

Call to discuss how we can you help find the right speaker(s) for your organization.

Get Ideas in 1 hour or less

Executive Speakers Bureau consistently receives praises about our speed and efficiency. From the beginning of your event planning, our extensive online speaker database and resourceful staff allow us to quickly equip you with the best speaker for your event.

Need a last minute speaker? No worries. Our speed and efficiency help us give you ideas for speakers in one hour or less.

Please fill in information below