Qualys Security Conference

Qualys Security Conference

QSC Mumbai

September 15, 2022

Get More Security

Explore the security impacts of the digital journey and how to build in security automation from endpoints to the data center to the cloud. Join us in person to scale your capability and meet the challenges of ever-growing attack surfaces. Hear from industry experts, learn strategies and tactics to secure your organization, and network with your peers and other Qualys experts to accelerate your career.

Featured Speakers

Sumedh Thakar
President and CEO, Qualys

Shailesh Athalye
Senior Vice President, Product Management, Qualys

Parag Bajaria
Vice President, Cloud & Container Security Solutions, Qualys

Debashish Jyotiprakash
Vice President Asia, Qualys

Agenda

Kick off QSC on the Road on Thursday, September 15. Meet old friends, make new ones, enjoy cocktails, and connect with Qualys experts and peers.

Training Sessions

Conference Sessions

8:00 – 9:00 AM Registration
9:00 – 9:15 AM Welcome Adress
Debashish Jyotiprakash, Vice President Asia, Qualys

Debashish Jyotiprakash's bio

9:20 – 10:20 AM Keynote: Security Automation for the Digital Journey
Sumedh Thakar, President and CEO, Qualys

Sumedh Thakar's bio

10:20 – 11:00 AM Unify, Simplify & Manage Cyber Risk
Shailesh Athalye, Senior Vice President, Product Management, Qualys

Shailesh Athalye's bio

11:00 – 11:15 AM Break
11:15 AM – 11:30 AM Qualys Session
Debashish Jyotiprakash, Vice President Asia, Qualys

Debashish Jyotiprakash’s bio

11:30 AM - 12:00 PM Customer Case Study #1
12:00 – 12:30 PM Cross Platform Rapid Risk Reduction
Eran Livne, Director of Product Management, Qualys
Devendra Dehadaraya, Principal Product Manager, Qualys

Eran Livne’s bio
Devendra Dehadaraya bio

12:30 - 13:30 PM Lunch
13:30 - 14:30 PM Customer Case Study #2
14:30 – 15:00 PM Aligning Remediation and Detection at Scale (XDR+EDR+CAR)
Hiep Dang, Vice President, Product Management, Qualys
Jim Wojno, Senior Director, Product Management, Qualys
Hariom Singh, Senior Director, Compliance Solutions, Qualys

Hiep Dang’s bio
Jim Wojno’s bio
Hariom Singh’s bio

15:00 – 15:30 PM Strengthening Security by Incorporating Secure Configurations
Hariom Singh, Senior Director, Compliance Solutions, Qualys
Lavish Jhamb, Solution Architect, Compliance Solutions, Qualys

Hariom Singh’s bio
Lavish Jhamb’s bio

15:30 - 16:00 PM Panel Discussion
16:00 – 16:30 PM Application Security Beyond OWASP
John Delaroderie, Director, Product Management, Qualys

John Delaroderie’s bio

16:30 – 17:00 PM Secure Your Cloud & Container Journey
Shrikant Dhanawade, Director, Product Management, Qualys

Shrikant Dhanawade’s bio

17:00 – 17:30 PM Securing Industrial Control Systems
Dharmesh Ghelani, Director of Product Management, Qualys

Dharmesh Ghelani’s bio

17:30 – 17:45 PM Secure Your SaaS (SaaS DR + ADS)
Aditi Sahasrabudhe, Principal Product Manager, Qualys

Aditi Sahasrabudhe’s bio


Register

Conference Highlights

Explore and secure the digital journey.

Dive into the profound impact of the digital journey and explore how to build in security automation from the data center to the cloud. Industry experts and Qualys leaders discuss automation strategies, preview product roadmaps, listen to your challenges, and answer your questions.

Get inspired.

Engage with Qualys’ customer-facing teams and your peers around best practices and user case studies for applying security automation to real-world challenges.

Sharpen your expertise.

Two days of free training covers forward-looking strategies, best practices to improve effectiveness and productivity, and core and expanded product features to up-level your security program.

Who Should Attend

CIOs, CSOs and CTOs; directors and managers of network, security and cloud; developers and DevSecOps practitioners; Qualys partners and consultants; or any forward-thinking security professionals.

Trident Hotel
Nariman Point, Mumbai

Qualys Security Conference will be held atTrident Hotel, Nariman Point.

Nariman Point
Mumbai 400 021, India
T: (91) 22 6632 4343
Trident Hotel


Conference Pricing

Attendance at QSC is complimentary. This includes access to all general sessions, breakfast, lunch, breaks, and training.

Travel and hotel accommodations are not included with QSC or pre-conference training.

Register Today.

Join us to learn how to effectively secure your hybrid IT environment, streamline your security and compliance initiatives and enable digital transformation. There is no cost to attend this event.

Debashish Jyotiprakash

Debashish Jyotiprakash

Vice President Asia, Qualys

Debashish Jyotiprakash is the Vice President of Asia for Qualys and is responsible for sales, marketing, channel management and success in the region. Debashish joined Qualys in 2012 and has held various leadership roles at Qualys including Chief Technical Security Officer and managing director for India and Australia & New Zealand. Debashish is a passionate customer advocate. He helps Qualys customers leverage their investment in the Qualys Cloud Platform and its IT, Security and Compliance applications to reduce cyber risk and prepare defenses for emerging cyber threats.

Previously Debashish held head of business and sales leadership roles at leading India-based technology companies. He holds a bachelor’s degree in computer science from the Government College Rourkela, and a master’s degree in Computer Science from Utkal University / Ravenshaw College.

Aditi Sahasrabudhe

Aditi Sahasrabudhe

Principal Product Manager, Qualys

Aditi Sahasrabudhe is a Principal Product Manager in Qualys and is currently managing two Qualys products - CyberSecurity Asset Management, and SaaS Detection and Response. In Qualys, she spearheads the research on new features on Qualys platform including External Attack Surface Management, Azure AD and MS 365 security and compliance, Out-of-Band Configuration assessment of critical networking assets, etc. Before joining Qualys, she has worked in development as well as in research roles in Symantec Corporation and KPIT infosystem’s CREST R&D labs. She holds an MTech degree from IIT Roorkee and CISSP certification. She is an author of CIS benchmarks.

Devendra Dehadaraya

Devendra Dehadaraya

Principal Product Manager, Qualys

Principle Product Manager, building new features and integrated solutions for Qulays Vulnerability and patch management products. Playing an inbound and outbound product management role and leading design partner programs.

Hariom Singh

Senior Director, Compliance Solutions, Qualys

Hariom Singh, CISSP is the Director of Product Management, Policy Compliance at Qualys. With over 12 years of experience in cyber security and IT GRC, he has been a driving force for positive change, helping organizations across industries lower IT security risk and meet their IT GRC objectives. As Qualys’ director of policy compliance, he works with clients to help them secure their cyber infrastructure and exceed their IT-GRC goals. Prior to Qualys, he worked as the technical lead for Creative Breakthroughs, a technical consultancy, and as senior consultant for Symantec, building his vast experience designing and building effective security and compliance solutions for large enterprises in the healthcare, energy, financial and telecommunications industries.

Sumedh Thakar

Sumedh Thakar

President and CEO, Qualys

As President and CEO, Sumedh leads the company’s vision, strategic direction and implementation. He joined Qualys in 2003 in engineering and grew within the company, taking various leadership roles focused on helping Qualys deliver on its platform vision. From 2014 to 2021, he served as Qualys’ Chief Product Officer, where he oversaw all things product, including engineering, development, product management, cloud operations, DevOps, and customer support. A product fanatic and engineer at heart, he is a driving force behind expanding the platform from Vulnerability Management into broader areas of security and compliance, helping customers consolidate their security stack. This includes the rollout of the game-changing VMDR (Vulnerability Management, Detection and Response) that continually detects and prevents risk to their systems, Multi-Vector EDR, which focuses on protecting endpoints as well as Container Security, Compliance and Web Application Security solutions. Sumedh was also instrumental in the build-up of multiple Qualys sites resulting in a global 24x7 follow-the-sun product team.

Sumedh is a long-time proponent of SaaS and cloud computing. He previously worked at Intacct, a cloud-based financial and accounting software provider. He also worked at Northwest Airlines developing complex algorithms for its yield and revenue management reservation system. Sumedh has a bachelor’s degree in computer engineering with distinction from the University of Pune.

Shailesh Athalye

Shailesh Athalye

Senior Vice President, Product Management, Qualys Inc.

As Senior Vice President of Product Management, Shailesh leads the product management team and drives the Qualys product vision helping customers assess and improve their IT, security and compliance posture. Since joining Qualys in 2012, he has worked in various security and compliance roles driving innovative solutions, including remote endpoint protection, endpoint detection and response, and SaaS security. In addition, Shailesh headed engineering, research and product management for Qualys Policy Compliance and File Integrity Monitoring, where he helped customers go beyond compliance to drive their IT GRC objectives. Before Qualys, he focused on security research for Symantec ESM and Compliance solutions. Shailesh holds a master’s in computer applications (MCA) from the Vishwakarma Institute of Technology and has various security certifications including CISA, CRISC, CISM. He is also a regular speaker at industry conferences.

Dharmesh Ghelani

Dharmesh Ghelani

Director of Product Management, Qualys

Dharmesh Ghelani is Director of Product Management at Qualys, focused on Operational Technology Security. He has 17 years of experience spanning across R&D Engineering & Product Management, working on various domains like Virtualization, Cloud computing & Cyber Security. He has contributed to the development of various products at Symantec, VMware, IBM Software Labs & BMC Software. Dharmesh holds VCP & ITIL certifications and has a Masters Degree in Computer Networks, Masters in Business Administration, and a Bachelor’s degree in Information Technology.

Parag Bajaria

Parag Bajaria

Vice President, Cloud & Container Security Solutions, Qualys

Parag Bajaria is vice president of cloud and container security solutions at Qualys, focused on building and evangelizing cloud and container products and solutions. He has spent the last decade working in cloud security building products in various domains including data security, cloud posture management, identity security, and workload security. Previously, Parag was head of Product Management at CloudKnox, a cloud infrastructure entitlements management (CIEM) company. Parag has held product leadership roles at HyTrust, Yahoo, and Juniper Networks. Parag has an MBA from Cornell University and a master’s in electrical engineering from the University of Maine.

Shrikant Dhanawade

Shrikant Dhanawade

Director, Product Management, Qualys

Shrikant Dhanawade is Director of Product Management, responsible for Cloud Security products in Qualys. He has more than a decade working experience in Cloud Automation, Cloud Security, DevSecOps with a demonstrated history of working in the Cybersecurity Products and information technology industry.
Previously, Shrikant worked for various Cloud Security initiatives with Xoriant and Accenture. Shrikant holds a Bachelor of Engineering Degree in Computers from Mumbai University and Executive Program in Global Business Management from IIM Calcutta.

John Delaroderie

John Delaroderie

Director, Product Management, Qualys

John Delaroderie is director of Product Management for Web Application Security. He joined Qualys in 2018 and has spent the past decade working for various government agencies and private organizations in cybersecurity, incident response, digital forensics, and systems integrations. John holds a bachelor’s degree in political science from the U.S. Naval Academy and a master’s degree in computer science from the Naval Postgraduate School.

Jim Wojno

Jim Wojno

Senior Director, Product Management, XDR Platform, Qualys

Jim Wojno is senior director of Product Management for the Qualys XDR platform. Jim has worked for several of the industry’s top infosec companies covering a 25-plus year career that includes a variety of challenging assignments. As a product leader, Jim’s focus is on incident response, threat intelligence and developing tools that make the blue team a force multiplier in today’s enterprise.

Lavish Jhamb

Lavish Jhamb

Solution Architect, Compliance Solutions, Qualys

Lavish Jhamb is Solution Architect for Compliance Solutions at Qualys, focused on building security solutions such as ‘Custom Assessment and Response’ and ‘File Integrity Monitoring’ and helping customers assess and improve their security and compliance posture. He has over 7 years of experience working on security solutions, regulatory standards, and cyber security frameworks, with thorough understanding of operating systems. Lavish holds a bachelor’s degree in computer engineering from the Kurukshetra University Institute of Engineering and Technology and a Post Graduate Diploma in IT Infrastructure, Systems and Security from CDAC Pune.

Eran Livne

Eran Livne

Director of Product Management, Endpoint Remediation, Qualys

Eran Livne is director of Product Management for Endpoint Remediation at Qualys, leading a team tasked with helping customers improve their security posture through cross-platform vulnerability remediation. He has more than 20-years of product management and computer science experience working in diverse IT and security markets. In 2014, Eran founded mobile security company, LetMobile, acquired by Ivanti. Following the acquisition, he drove Ivanti’s enterprise security and endpoint security and management solutions. Eran holds a bachelor’s degree in computer science from Tel Aviv University and an MBA in high-tech business administration from Technion - Israel Institute of Technology.

Hiep Dang

Hiep Dang

Vice President, Product Management, Qualys

Hiep Dang is Vice President of Product Management, EDR at Qualys. He is passionate about building innovative cybersecurity solutions to protect users and corporations from the evolving threat landscape. Almost 20 years ago, Hiep turned a casual curiosity in computer forensics and computer viruses into a full-time cybersecurity career. His journey has given him a spectrum of experiences from burgeoning startups to Fortune 500 companies and the opportunity to solve a range of problems from deeply technical to abstract business. He’s found his sweet spot in product management at the intersection of product strategy and technical execution. Before joining Qualys, Hiep launched several enterprise and consumer products for Cylance (acquired by BlackBerry), McAfee (acquired by Intel), and Aluria (acquired by EarthLink). Hiep has also served as the Director of Anti-Malware Research for McAfee, where he oversaw a globally distributed 24x7 organization responsible for researching and responding to complex malware threats.