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Analysts and Investors Day.

Qualys Security Conference 2018 Las Vegas.

The Analysts & Investors Day takes place on November 15, the second day of the QSC Las Vegas. The agenda includes presentations on Qualys’ 2019 roadmap as well as customer speakers and a demonstration of our newest solutions.

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8:00 – 9:00 AM Registration & Breakfast
9:009:45 AM
9:4510:45 AM
10:4511:15 AM
11:1511:30 AM


11:3012:15 PM
12:151:30 PM
Philippe Courtot

Philippe Courtot

Chairman and CEO, Qualys

As CEO of Qualys, Philippe has worked with thousands of companies to improve their IT security and compliance postures. Philippe received the SC Magazine Editor's Award in 2004 for bringing on demand technology to the network security industry. He was also named the 2011 CEO of the Year by SC Magazine Awards Europe. He was previously Chairman and CEO of Signio until its acquisition by VeriSign. He is also a member of the Board of Directors of StopBadware, a non-profit, anti-malware organization.

Sumedh Thakar

Sumedh Thakar

Chief Product Officer, Qualys

As Chief Product Officer at Qualys, Sumedh oversees worldwide engineering, development and product management for the Qualys Cloud Platform and integrated suite of security and compliance applications. A core systems and database engineer, Sumedh started at Qualys in 2003, architecting and delivering Qualys' PCI compliance platform to meet the Payment Card Industry (PCI) Data Security Standard (DSS) requirements.

Melissa Fisher

Melissa Fisher

Chief Financial Officer, Qualys

As the Chief Financial Officer of Qualys, Melissa leads all elements of the company’s finance organization, including finance, accounting, investor relations, treasury and tax. She brings 20 years experience as a strategic financial executive working with technology companies on areas including corporate finance, investor relations, treasury, financial planning and analysis, mergers & acquisitions, and corporate governance. Melissa previously served as VP, FP&A, IR and Treasury at Zynga Inc., a social gaming company.

Peeyush Patel

Peeyush Patel

VP of Information Security, Experian

Peeyush Patel is Vice President of Information Security within the Experian Global Security Office (GSO). He is responsible for the strategy, leadership and governance of Experian’s GSO, including Application Security, Threat Management, Data Protection, and Offensive Security programs.

Scott Crawford

Scott Crawford

Research Director, 451 Research

Scott Crawford is Research Director for the Information Security Channel at 451 Research, where he leads coverage of emerging trends, innovation and disruption in the information security market.

Well known as an industry analyst covering information security prior to joining 451 Research, Scott has experience as both a vendor and an information security practitioner. At IBM, Scott guided offering strategy and development with a primary focus on security intelligence for IBM Security Services. He is the former CISO of the Comprehensive Nuclear-Test-Ban Treaty Organization (CTBTO) International Data Centre in Vienna, Austria, where he pioneered the implementation of security policy and architecture for a non-governmental organization (NGO) serving more than 150 nations.