SecAppDev 2022 Lecture Details

Solid foundation for a secure future

Jaya Baloo
Wednesday June 15, 16:00 - 17:15
Short description

How do we build a better future for information security? This session will discuss the importance of security, along with a path towards a more secure future.


Far too often, we talk about designing and coding secure software. But what happens when we look up from the detailed image and take a broader look at the field of information security? What is actually needed to secure our future?

In this keynote, Jaya Baloo will share her extraordinary experience from running large information security programs and take you on a journey through the world of information security. She will discuss lessonsl learned, along with the fundamental foundation that we need to build a more secure future.

Key takeaway

An honest look at the security challenges we are facing in the future

Content level


Target audience

All SecAppDev participants



Jaya Baloo

Jaya Baloo

CISO, Avast

Jaya Baloo is Avast’s Chief Information Security Officer (CISO) Ms. Baloo is formally recognized within the list of top 100 CISOs globally and ranks among the top 100security influencers worldwide. In 2019, she was also selected as one of the fifty most inspiring women in the Netherlands. Recently, Ms. Baloo received an honorary doctorate from the University of Twente in 2022 where she has been recognized for her contributions in the field of information security, with a focus on secure network architecture.

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