|Dr. Euguene Schultz
Dr. Eugene Schultz, CISM, CISSP, GSLC is the CTO at Emagined Security, an information security consulting practice based in San Carlos, California. His areas of expertise include intrusion detection and prevention, cloud and virtualization security, incident response, Windows, Unix, Linux and network security, policy, standards and procedures, information security governance, and cryptography. He gives an average of over 30 talks each year and has made a total over 50 keynote presentations. Speaking awards received include the ISACA John Kuyers Best Speaker/Best Conference Contributor Award and the Vanguard Conference Top Gun Award (for best presenter) twice. He is the author/co-author of five books, and has also written over 120 published papers. Gene has been the editor-in-chief of two journals and is currently on the editorial board of three journals. He is also a SANS instructor, member of the SANS NewsBites editorial board, co-author of the 2005 and 2006 CISM examination review materials, and is on the technical advisory board of three companies. Gene has previously managed an information security practice as well as a national incident response team. He has also been professor of computer science at several universities and is retired from the University of California at Berkeley. He has received the NASA Technical Excellence Award, the Department of Energy Excellence Award, the Vanguard Chairman's Award, and the National Information Systems Security Conference Best Paper Award. A Distinguished Fellow of the Information Systems Security Association (ISSA), Gene has also been named to the ISSA Hall of Fame and has received ISSA's Professional Achievement and Honor Roll Awards. He is currently a member of the accreditation board of the Institute of Information Security Professionals (IISP). Dr. Schultz has provided expert testimony before committees within the U.S. Senate and House of Representatives on various security-related issues, and has served as an expert witness in a number of legal cases.