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2023 WINNERS

Ann Johnson, Cassio Goldschmidt, and Israel Grimberg
Cyber Community Development

Winner: 

Cassio Goldschmidt, CISO at Service Titan

Acknowledged for:

His broad contributions to the security and privacy community. Throughout the years, Cassio supported various security communities, coined new terminology, and introduced innovative practices. 

 

Donation to:

Owasp, a worldwide free and open community focused on improving the security of software. 

Marietje Schaake, Stanford
Thought Leadership

Winner: 

Marietje Schaake, International Policy Director at the Cyber Policy Center, Stanford

Acknowledged for:

Her career-long dedication to promoting ethical and responsible policies in the digital age. She gained expertise in shaping global governance and technology policy, and has demonstrated continuous impact on a global scale. 

Donation to:

The Citizen Lab at the University of Toronto Munk School

Alexander Schuchman
Diversity, Equality, and Inclusion

Winner: 

Alexander Schuchman, CISO at Colgate-Palmolive

Acknowledged for:

His work on Colgate Abilities Network Resource group to promote Diversity, Equity and Inclusion, which has impacted all the employees in Colgate. His focus on people with disabilities, supporting them thriving in the workplace is inspiring

Donation to:

NPower

Kirsten Davis, Shai Sivan, and Fiona Williams
Startup-CISO Collaboration Impact

Winner: 

Shai Sivan, CISO at Kaltura, nominated by Ox Security

Acknowledged for:

Demonstrating exceptional foresight and judgment in identifying and supporting, as a design partner, to promising startups in their early stages, and for his commitment to nurturing the next generation of cybersecurity solutions.

Donation to:

Command Military Academy

Phil Venavbles (Image), Nadav Zafrir, Thibault MEYER, and Jerry Geisler
Lifetime
Achievement

Winner: 

Phil Venables, CISO, Google Cloud

Acknowledged for:

Phil's visionary approach, coupled with his unparalleled knowledge, has paved the way for groundbreaking advancements in safeguarding organizations against cyber risks. With his ability to translate complicated technical concepts into practical solutions, he has proven to be an invaluable asset to countless executives and decision-makers seeking guidance in navigating the treacherous waters of cybersecurity. Phil's unwavering commitment to integrating cybersecurity into the organization's broader business strategy has revolutionized risk management across organizations.

Donation to:

Cyversity

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