Vivek Ponnada is an Information Security professional with global experience in promoting Cybersecurity & Risk Mitigation, and currently works at Nozomi Networks as a Regional Sales Director. Throughout his career, Vivek held multiple roles including Sales, Marketing & Business Development and Services covering Control systems & Cybersecurity solutions for Critical Infrastructure industries such as Power, Oil & Gas & Water, at GE and ICI Electrical Engineering in North America. His recent talks/contributions include S4x22, Gartner Risk Summit, DefCon ICS Village and several others. Vivek has a Bachelors Degree in Electrical Engineering from I.E. India, MBA from The University of Texas at Austin and GICSP certification from GIAC. He is an active member of the Infosec community as a Board Member for Mainland Advanced Research Society (Vancouver, BC), member of the ISA and also a Volunteer for ISACA.