Basel, Switzerland
December 12-15
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Jon Geater

Thales eSecurity
Chief Technlogy Officer
In a career dedicated to high-tech and cryptographic security, Jon has held senior global roles in leading companies such as nCipher (Director of Technical Strategy), ARM (Director of Technology and Division CTO, Secure Services Division) and Trustonic (founding Chief Technology Officer and Executive Vice President Engineering) and Thaloe eSecurity (Chief Technology Officer). Through these roles, he has designed, built and overseen leading edge solutions for a wide variety of industries such as mobile, IoT, payments and smart cities and at every level of the technology stack from the fabric of the smallest microchips to the largest cloud systems.

A keen supporter of open standards, Jon has been a board director and chair of the Security Task Force at GlobalPlatform, served on the Operational Efficiency Committee at Trusted Computing Group, and was a founder author of the Key Management Interoperability Protocol (KMIP) at OASIS.  He currently serves on the Governing Board of Hyperledger.

In 2019 Jon will be going all-in on distributed ledger technology and collaborative business models and founding a blockchain/IoT startup.  Watch this space!