Secure IoT Best Practice – Session 3

Getting the latest insights and updates to IoT cybersecurity best practice is a staple for the annual conference and this year is no different with 3 dedicated sessions.

These sessions are intended for developers and practitioners who design, operate or use IoT applications. Stand on the shoulders of giants and get insights from product design, system architecture and supply chain management.


Paul Kearney

Cybersecurity Expert

Paul Kearney has recently retired from the position of Professor of Cybersecurity at Birmingham City University. Previously, he worked in R&D roles for British Aerospace, Sharp Laboratories of Europe, and British Telecommunications. He retains an active interest in cybersecurity research, undertaking freelance consultancy, contributing to activities of the IoT Security Foundation, acting as an expert evaluator and reviewer for research programmes and serving on the advisory boards of research projects. He holds a BSc from the University of Liverpool and a PhD from the University of Durham, both in theoretical physics and is a Full Member of the Chartered Institute of Information Security.


Scott Register

VP, Security Solutions, Keysight

Scott Register has more than 15 years of experience leading product management and go-to-market activities for global technology companies and is currently Vice President for Security Solutions for Keysight.

Xander Heemskerk

Director Product Security, Royal Philips

Xander Heemskerk is the Director Product Security – Personal Health, Digital Pathology & Brand Licensing in the Product and Services Security Office (PSSO) at Philips. In this role he drives the Product Security programs and initiatives for Medical Devices, in vitro diagnostics (IVDs) and Wellness solutions worldwide.

Dr Carolina Adaros

Product Security Expert, Bosch Security Systems

Dr. Carolina Adaros is an electronics engineer, MSc in analytics and risk management, and PhD in cybersecurity. At Bosch she is the proxy of the Product Security Officer, maintains product security processes/policies, internal consultancy & training and incident response processes.

Çağatay Büyüktopçu

Head of IoT Cyber Security, Arçelik Global

Cagatay is responsible for cyber security design infrastructures of IoT based home appliances(edge devices) and mobile applications.