The BlackBerry Security Summit 2016 officially kicks off today in New York starting at 9 am ET with BlackBerry CEO John Chen leading the way with the opening of the General Session. With the breakout sessions, the BlackBerry Security Summit has become an all day event, and we're there to dig out the highlights for you. Especially from the General Session, so hop into our chat and join us or follow along with us elsewhere to catch the latest news and updates!

General Session - 9am to 11am

Opening Remarks

  • John Chen, Executive Chairman and CEO, BlackBerry

BlackBerry Security Strategy

  • David Kleidermacher, Chief Security Officer, BlackBerry

BlackBerry Product Strategy

  • Tim Choi, Vice President of Product Management, BlackBerry
  • John Herrema, Senior Vice President, Product Management, BlackBerry
  • Frank Cotter, Vice President of Enterprise Product Management, BlackBerry

Live Hack

  • Campbell Murray, Technical Director, Encription, BlackBerry
  • Fraser Winterborn, Senior Security Researcher, Encription, BlackBerry

BlackBerry Partner Ecosystem

  • Andrew Toy, Google
  • John Curtis, Vice President-Regulated Verticals, Samsung
  • Jonathan Trull, Global Chief Cybersecurity Advisor, Microsoft

Fireside Chat

  • Marty Beard, Chief Operating Officer, BlackBerry
  • Ari Schwartz, Managing Director of Cybersecurity Services, Venable
  • Peter Kaomea, Chief Information Officer, Sullivan & Cromwell LLP