Justine is a seasoned information technology and security executive with background in software security research, risk management, information security governance, and identity management. Her previous roles include Chief Information Security Officer at Dow Jones, a News Corporation company and publisher of the Wall Street Journal, CSO at Bloomberg L.P., CTO of Secured Worldwide, an NYC-based FinTech company, and CEO of well known vulnerability security research firm, Immunity Inc. Justine began her career as a vulnerability researcher with Internet Security Systems (now IBM) X-Force and New Zealand’s Government Communications Security Bureau.
Curt Weldon served ten terms in the US Congress and retired as Vice Chairman of the Armed Services Committee and Vice Chairman of the Homeland Security Committee. Mr. Weldon also chaired the Armed Services Procurement Subcommittee and the Military Research and Development Subcommittee. Mr. Weldon’s responsibilities included overseeing $40 billion of annual defense research spending on new systems and technologies. Mr. Weldon was one of the first proponents of increased cybersecurity spending for homeland defense efforts. Under his watch, much of this research was directed towards information security, including DARPA and other armed forces cybersecurity operations.
Dr. Nayak is Director of the Cardiac Electrophysiology Fellowship program at the University of Chicago School of Medicine. An expert in cardiac electrophysiology, Dr. Nayak provides care for patients with heart rhythm problems (arrhythmias). A respected scientist, Dr. Nayak's clinical research focuses on both atrial fibrillation and cardiac resynchronization therapy. His work has been extensively published in journals such as Circulation, Heart Rhythm, Journal of Cardiovascular Electrophysiology, American Journal of Cardiology and Pacing and Clinical Electrophysiology. He currently oversees medical studies developed in conjunction with MedSec to explore the safety and security aspects of many types of medical devices.
Nick Miccarelli currently serves as a member of the Pennsylvania House of Representatives for the 162nd legislative district. After his election in 2008, Mr. Miccarelli was deployed to Iraq with his Pennsylvania National Guard Unit in February 2009 until returning to the House upon completion of his tour in Iraq. He was re-elected to his second term in November 2010, and to his third term in November 2012. Currently Mr. Miccarelli retains the rank of staff sergeant.
Rahul Mangham is an Associate Professor in the Department of Electrical and Systems Engineering at the University of Pennsylvania. He also holds a secondary appointment in the Department of Computer and Information Sciences and is a founding member of the PRECISE Center. He directs the mLAB-Real-Time and Embedded Systems Lab at Penn as well as the Comcast Media Center at Penn. Mr. Mangham has focuses in cyber-physical systems as well as wireless control networks and he has designed a Heart-on-a-Chip used to test medical device efficacy in multiple studies. Rahul was recently awarded the 2016 US Presidential Early Career Award (PECASE) by President Obama.
Robert Bryan has spent the majority of his career investing in the technology space in both public and private markets. Mr. Bryan was a portfolio Manager at Metaval capital after previously serving as a senior investment professional at Cyrus Capital, Magnetar Capital, and BHR Capital. Mr. Bryan began his career at Goldman Sachs after graduating summa cum laude with both a Bachelor of Applied Science in Electrical Systems Engineering from the University of Pennsylvania and a Bachelor of Science in Economics at The Wharton School.