Join DevSecOps leaders and professionals on this one-day journey to rebound from a year of mass remote work to re-balance our need for speed, agility, and security in software development. Together, we can get closer to a world where we can trust technology.

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Who Should Attend?

Equilibrium brings together a mix of professionals interested in what’s next in information security, ranging from product development to the risk management side of the house. From security practitioners and technology leaders, to the software developers, there is much to discover and learn from the DevSecOps community at Equilibrium.

Discover breakthrough approaches to product security. 

Learn how to achieve true DevSecOps integration by empowering hardware, development, and operations teams to drive security.

What to Expect

Learn, share and connect with the DevSecOps community. 

Meet with your peers, industry leaders, and the wider DevSecOps community. Chat directly with attendees, join panel discussions, or “meet” for a 1-1 coffee.

Gain practical takeaways to build and strengthen the  security fabric.

Learn to tie key security functions like risk management, compliance, and data privacy into the design, development, testing, deployment, and maintenance phases of the Secure Product Lifecycle.

Have Insights to Share?

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Rebound. Re-Balance. Re-Imagine.

Be an early bird: The first 100 registrants receive a welcome gift! 

Experience the latest DevSecOps tools in action without the pressure.

Participate in featured product presentations, tutorials, and training sessions aimed at like-minded individuals of all skill levels and backgrounds.

Hot Topics

If you have insights to share on the following topics, and would like to participate and present your experience and findings to the broader DevSecOps community, submit your abstract to us for consideration.

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Submission Deadline: January 24, 2022

Notification of Acceptance: January 31 - February 4,  2022

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Contact us at equilibrium@securitycompass.com

“In a world where Digital Transformation has become top priority in many organizations, what is the new role of software security?”

“How to bridge the gap between the need for speed of product release and software security

“What role does automation and security play in 2021 and beyond

“Deep dive into what modern threat modeling looks like, and what it achieves”

Get inspired by leaders in the industry, and see what’s next in DevSecOps. 

Speakers & Keynotes 

Altaz Vilani

Director of Research

Security Compass

Rob Cuddy

Global Application Security Evangelist

HCL Technologies

Nick Deshpande

Senior Product Owner

Arctic Wolf

Jeremiah Grossman


Bit Discovery

Hasan Yasar

Technical Director

Carnegie Mellon University

Simone Curzi

CyberSecurity Principal Consultant


Kyle Lai

Founder and CISO

KLC Consulting

Lotfi ben Othmane

Clinical Associate Professor

University of North Texas

Robin Basham


Enterprise GRC Solutions

Ayhan Tek

VP, Information Security

Cyber Electra

Rohini Narasipur

Security Architect & Expert

Mercedes Benz Tech Innovation

Trupti Shiralkar

Engineering Manager, Product Security


Wayne Howell Jr.

Cybersecurity Product Manager

Wayne Howell Jr.

Cybersecurity Product Manager

Arun Prabhakar

Security Architect

Security Compass

Altaz Valani

Director, Insights Research

Security Compass

Brad Arkin

SVP, Chief Security
& Trust Officer






9:05 AM - 10:05 AM

Keynote: Embracing security in Software – The Road to Developing Software with Security & Privacy in Mind

Matthew Bohne, VP & CPSO  at Honeywell

Effective Governance for Continuous Security in Hardware Devices

Purnima Bihari, Sr. Technical Product Manager at Security Compass & Arun Prabhakar, Sr. DevSecOps Consultant at Security Compass

10:00 AM - 10:45 AM

9:00 AM - 9:05 AM


Building Great Security Champions

Rob Cuddy, Global Application Security Evangelist at HCL Technologies, Jack Freund, Head of Cyber Risk Methodology at VisibleRisk, Paul Bruce, Director of Customer Engineering, Neotys, Vicky Hailey, AI & IT Ethics & Risk Consultant at The Victoria Hailey Group, Vishal Asthana, AVP - Application Security at U.S Bank and Altaz Valani, Director of Insights Research at Security Compass

10:50 AM - 11:50 AM

Pipeline Analytics - The Foundation of a DevSecOps Practice

Chris Riley, DevOps Advocate, Splunk Inc.

11:55 AM - 12:25 PM

Evolving Threat Modeling for Agility and Business Value

Simone Curzi, CyberSecurity Principal Consultant, Microsoft , Jack Freund, Head of Cyber Risk Methodology at VisibleRisk, Arun Prabhakar, Sr. DevSecOps Consultant at Security Compass, Hasan Yasar, Technical Director at Carnegie Mellon University, Altaz Valani, Director of Insights Research at Security Compass

12:30 PM - 1:30 PM

Product Security Reflection

Wayne Howell Jr., Cybersecurity Product Manager at Apple Inc.

2:10 PM - 2:40 PM

Implementing Product Security Through Flexible Bill of Materials (BOM) Structure

Bob Aiello, CTO & Principal Consultant at CM Best Practices Consulting 

2:45 PM - 3:30 PM

Keynote: Continuous Authority to Operate (cATO) & Driving DevSecOps Across the Department of Defense

Nicolas Chailan, Chief Security Officer, U.S. Air Force

3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

How to Make Compliance Work For You With the New PCI SSF Program

Dan Fritsche, Founder and Consultant at Alpine Security & Shaifaly Chaudhary, Associate Security Researcher at Security Compass

4:00 PM - 4:30 PM


Rohit Sethi, CEO at Security Compass 

4:30 PM - 4:40 PM

Always at the Ready: Continuous Penetration Testing in SD Elements

Le Yen Lam, Project Manager and Jordan Haine, Software Developer at Security Compass

1:35 PM - 2:05 PM


All times in Eastern (EDT)

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Join DevSecOps leaders and professionals virtually at the 2022 Equilibrium Conference. Uncover what it takes to build a strong product security fabric that enables trustable and secure products for today and tomorrow.

Thank You for a Great Conference!

Be an early bird: The first 100 registrants receive a welcome gift! 

  • Real time Security Training
  • Security Observability
  • Security Reference Architectures
  • Bill of Materials (SBOM, MBOM, HBOM)

  • Product Security Best Practices
  • DevSecOps
  • Scalable Threat Modeling




9:05 AM - 10:00 AM

Panel: Building Quality Threat Models Across a Product Supply Chain

Simone Curzi - CyberSecurity Principal Consultant, Microsoft. Hasan Yasar - Technical Director, Carnegie Mellon University. Lotfi ben Othmane - Clinical Associate Professor, University of North Texas. Altaz Valani - Director of Insights Research, Security Compass.

Security By Design - Guiding Force for Securing the Foundation

Rohini Narasipur - Security Architect & Expert, Daimler TSS 

10:00 AM - 10:30 AM

9:00 AM - 9:05 AM

Welcome Kick Off

Lessons Learned About Product Security Leadership

Steve Lipner - Executive Director, SAFECode.org

10:30 AM - 11:00 AM

Panel: Data Governance & Classification

Nick Deshpande - Senior Product Owner, Arctic Wolf. Kyle Lai - Founder and CISO, KLC Consulting. 

11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Training Session - Closing the Security Gap in Learning

Matthew MacDonald - TechAuthor, ProseTech

12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Product Security Reflection

Wayne Howell Jr., Cybersecurity Product Manager at Apple Inc.

2:10 PM - 2:40 PM

Panel: Security and Compliance in Software Product & Design

Rob Cuddy - Global Application Security Evangelist, HCL Technologies. Ayhan Tek - VP, Information Security, Cyber Electra. Robin Basham - CEO, CISO, Enterprise GRC Solutions. Altaz Valani - Director of Insights Security, Security Compass

3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

From Gates to Guidance: New Face of Product Security

Trupti Shiralkar - Engineering Manager, Datadog. 

1:30 PM - 2:00 PM

SD Elements Product Demo

Adhiran Thirmal - Solutions Engineer, Security Compass & Eric Heitzman - Sales Director, Security Compass

1:00 PM - 1:30 PM

All times in PST

Cisco's Log4Shell Senate Testimony 

Brad Arkin - SVP, Chief Security & Trust Officer, Cisco & Rohit Sethi - CEO, Security Compass

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Attack Surface Management: From CISO to C$O,000,000

Jeremiah Grossman - CEO, Bit Discovery

2:00 PM - 2:30 PM

Steve Lipner

Executive Director


Victoria A. Hailey

Ethical & Technology Risk Consultant


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