Kavya Pearlman is an Award-winning cybersecurity professional with a deep interest in immersive and emerging technologies. Kavya is the founder of non-profit, XR Safety Initiative (XRSI).
Tanya Janca, also known as ‘SheHacksPurple’ is also an advocate for diversity and inclusion, co-founding WoSEC, and starting the online #MentoringMonday.
Ismaelle Vixsama (aka Izzy) has a knack for finding strategic flaws and speaking up about them. Doing so helped her get her first full-time cybersecurity job as well as have repercussions for defensive egos. Her whole career is a war story.
Nipun was discouraged to pursue a career in information security due to his immigrant status, but is now a Cyber Security Executive.
Yaron Levi is the CISO for Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Kansas City. We talk about what he looks for in people when hiring in Infosec and a time when he took a chance on someone (against the opinion of his peers) and his chance was a big success. We also discuss a breach he had to deal with only 3 months into his job!