Chief Security Strategist,
Cesare Garlati is an internationally renowned leader in information security. Former Vice President of mobile security at Trend Micro, Cesare currently serves as Chief Security Strategist at prpl Foundation – a technology nonprofit dedicated to enabling security and interoperability of embedded systems. Prior to Trend Micro, Mr. Garlati held leadership positions within leading mobility companies such as iPass, Smith Micro Software and WaveMarket. Prior to this, he was an engineering manager at Oracle, where he led the development of Oracle's first cloud application and many other modules of the Oracle E-Business Suite.
Cesare has been frequently quoted in the press, including such media outlets as The Economist, Financial Times, The Register, The Guardian, ZD Net, SC Magazine, Computing and CBS News. An accomplished public speaker, Cesare also has delivered presentations and highlighted speeches at many events, including Embedded World, Mobile World Congress, Gartner Security Summits, IDC CIO Forums, CTIA Applications, CSA Congress and many editions of the RSA Conferences.
Cesare holds a Master in Business Administration from U.C Berkeley, a BS in Electrical Engineering and Computer Sciences, professional certifications from Microsoft, Cisco and Sun, and he is a Fellow of the Cloud Security Alliance.