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DevSecOps Days comes back to Washington DC.

Meet fellow practitioners integrating security into their DevOps practices.  Learn about their journeys, share ideas on integrating security into your teams, and trade insights on automating security tools in your DevOps pipeline.

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16 December 2021

DevSecOps Days Washington

Free to Students , Government Employees and Registered Attendees.


9:00 AM 9:15 AM Hasan Yasar Welcome
9:15 AM 9:45 AM Rajendra Prasad,Vijeth Hegde, and Aditi Kulkarni, Accenture Predict Securely Applying a DevOps Pulse
9:45 AM 9:55 AM   Short Break
9:55 AM 10:25 AM Ken Van Wyk, KRvW Associates, LLC  
10:25 AM 10:35 AM   Short Break
10:35 AM 11:05 AM Kayra Otaner, ADP DevSecOps Lessons Learned from Covid-19 Era
11:05 AM 11:15 AM   Short Break
11:15 AM 12:15 PM Hasan Yasar, CMU SEI (moderator)
Simone Curzi, Microsoft Services
Arun Prabhakar, Security Compass
Altaz Valani, Security Compass
Lotfi Othmane, University of Iowa
Panel Session: Evolving Threat Modeling for Agility and Business Value with DevSecOps
12:15 PM 12:45 PM   Lunch Break
12:45 PM 1:30 PM Derek Weeks, The Linux Foundation Keynote: Securing the Development and Supply Chain of Open Source Software
1:30 PM 1:40 PM   Short Break
1:40 PM 2:10 PM Chris Near, Spectare Systems, Inc. Commonality and Trends in SAST Results
2:10 PM 2:20 PM   Short Break
2:20 PM 2:50 PM Lotfi ben Othmane, University of Iowa Threat Modeling of CPS in Practice
2:50 PM 2:55 PM   Short Break
2:55 PM 3:25 PM Paul Molin, Theodo Building a Culture of Security in a Developers Company
3:25 PM 3:40 PM Hasan Yasar, CMU SEI Wrap Up


Yes, DevSecOps is Real. Real Practitioners. Real Stories. Real Outcomes.

Jason Martin

IT/IS Manager
Highmark Health

Vishy Mahadevan

Chief Technology Officer
Optimx LLC

Alex Cross

Group Head of DevOps

Joel Tosi

Co-Founder and Author
Dojo and Co.

Mark Hahn

Director of Cloud Strategies, SRE and DevOps
TCB Technologies

Kyle Fox

Chief Software Officer and Technical Lead
Department of Air Forces Nuclear Weapon Center

Lotfi Othmane

Assistant Teaching Professor
University of Iowa

Arun Prabhakar

Senior Consultant, DevSecOps
Security Compass

Ken Van Wyk


KRvW Associates, LLC

Paul Molin

Web Application Security Evangelist


Chris Near

Chief Technical Officer and Founder

Spectare Systems, Inc.

Aditi Kulkarni

Managing Director and Global Technology Solutions Lead


Vijeth Hegde

Managing Director and DevOps Lead for India


Rajendra Prasad

Senior Managing Director and Global Automation Lead


Simone Curzi

Principal Consultant, CyberSecurity
Microsoft Services

Kayra Otaner


Director of DevSecOps



Altaz Valani

Director, Insights Research
Security Compass

Speaker Selection in Progress
Hasan Yasar

Technical Director, Software Engineering Institute
Carnegie Mellon University

Derek E. Weeks



The Linux Foundation


Sponsors and Community Partners

Sonatype, global sponsor of DevSecOps Days