Cloud Security Alliance Summit 2015 at RSA Conference To Spotlight Enterprise Lessons Learned at the Security Industry’s Largest Event

Opening Keynote to Feature Philippe Courtot, Chairman & CEO of Qualys

San Francisco, CA – March 20, 2015 – The Cloud Security Alliance (CSA) today announced the agenda for the CSA Summit 2015, being held at the RSA Conference on Monday, April 20 at Moscone Center West, Room 2014. This year’s opening keynote will be presented by Philippe Courtot, Chairman & CEO of Qualys on “Cloud Without Borders: Paving the Way for Global Security and Privacy” followed by a new speed talk style presentation titled, "Future Crimes: Why Cyber Was Only the Beginning” by Marc Goodman, author of Future Crimes, Global Security Advisor, and Chair for Policy, Law and Ethics at Singularity University. Also, a featured presentation on “Addressing the Cloud Security Challenge: A Practitioner’s Experience,” will include Bill Dennings, former CISO of a Fortune 500 company. The closing keynote, titled “Enterprise Lessons: The Cloud Provider Perspective”, will feature a roundtable discussion with leaders from today’s most respected and progressive companies in cloud computing, including Rackspace, Amazon Web Services, Google For Work, Microsoft Office 365 and Dropbox.

In addition to the presentations, the CSA will also release new research and cloud tools during the Summit, including the Internet of Things Security Practices for Early Adopters research report, along with an early preview of the new Cloud Controls Matrix (CCM) Online Tool.

Attendance to the event is open and free to any individuals registered as an RSA conference delegate or with an RSA Expo pass. Individuals wishing to attend this event must indicate so during registration. Seating is limited and the event does reach capacity each year.

WHAT: Cloud Security Alliance Summit 2015 WHEN: Monday, April 20, 2015
8:00 am – 9:00 am: Doors Open
9:00 am – 12:00 pm: Conference Program WHERE: RSA Conference 2015
Moscone Center West, Room 2014 ATTENDEE REGISTRATION: MEDIA REGISTRATION: Email [email protected]

Members of the media and analyst community interested in attending the event should contact [email protected] for more information, to receive press credentials and to schedule interviews with CSA leadership and conference speakers.

Cloud Security Alliance Congresses and Summits continue to be the industry's premier gathering for IT security professionals and executives who must further educate themselves on the rapidly evolving subject of cloud security. Attendees will gain exposure to industry-specific case studies that will help them learn and leverage best practices used by their peers in moving to a secure cloud.

About the Cloud Security Alliance

The Cloud Security Alliance is a not-for-profit organization with a mission to promote the use of best practices for providing security assurance within Cloud Computing, and to provide education on the uses of Cloud Computing to help secure all other forms of computing. The Cloud Security Alliance is led by a broad coalition of industry practitioners, corporations, associations and other key stakeholders. For further information, visit us at, and follow us on Twitter @cloudsa.

Kari Walker for the CSA
ZAG Communications
[email protected]

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