pradhan Dr S.D. Pradhan is the Former Deputy National Security Advisor (Dy NSA) and Chairman, Joint Intelligence Committee, National Security Council Secretariat, Government of India. He was chairman of the Task Force on Intelligence Mechanism (2008-2010), which was constituted to review the functioning of the intelligence agencies. He has taught at the departments of defence studies and history at the Punjabi University, Patiala. He was also a visiting professor at the University of Illinois, US, in the department of arms control and disarmament studies. The ministry of defence had utilized his services for the preparation of official accounts of the 1971 war and the counterinsurgency operations in the northeast. In the JIC/National Security Council secretariat, he was closely involved with the preparation of the reports of the Kargil Review Committee and the Group of Ministers on national security as also with the implementation of their recommendations. His publications include two books and several articles.
Chief Guest - Day 1

govind Dr S. Govind is the Former Chief Executive Officer of National Internet Exchange of India (NIXI) and Senior Director, heading the E-Infrastructure & Internet Governance Division, Department of Electronics and Information Technology, Government of India. Dr. Govind headed the Secretariat of Governmental Advisory Committee (GAC) of Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN) from 2006 to 2011. He continues to represent the country as Advisor in the GAC of ICANN. He is an ongoing Member of the Multi-stakeholder Advisory Group of Internet Governance Forum (IGF).
Chief Guest - Day 2

elena Ms Elena Feldman is a senior trainer in network security and advanced networking. She has 10-years experience in Telecom core networking. Since 2011 Elena is the head of CSIRT operational departament at Ural Federal Region, private cybercrime investigator and forensic expert in law. She is currently Assistant Professor at Chelyabinsk State University, Russia
Guest of Honour

anna Ms Anna Shopen is a cyber security professional and CEO of F-Lab, Chelyabinsk, Russia
Keynote Speaker
Topic: OSINT Your Personal Data

dinesh Mr Dinesh O Bareja is COO-Open Security Alliance, Microsoft MVP, CISA, CISM, ITIL. Cyber Insurance, Enterprise Security Strategy & Risk, Govt Policy, Awareness. Dinesh has over 23 years work and business experience across varied domains and has been in the technology domain since the past 15 years. His expertise and present work is in security strategy, architecture design and operations in areas like Banking, IPR, Cyber Security and Cybercrime, Critical Infrastructure among others. He is associated with the Cyber Defence Research Center (Jharkhand Police) as Cyber Surveillance Advisor and also leads the Indian Honeynet Project. In his commercial avatar he is an Infosec consultant for specialty services in DLP, SOC, SIEM, GRC, ISMS etc. You can find him blogging, writing or speaking, or on twitter, flckr, facebook linked in and you may not have to search too hard !
Keynote Address

pankajj Mr Pankajj P Ghode is Chairman of Global Blockchain Foundation, Chief Executive Officer - World Blockchain Summit, Cyber Consultant for Govt of India and TEDx Speaker.
Guest of Honour

ranjeet Dr Ranjeet Singh is an expert in Fingerprint and Questioned Document sections of Forensic Science. He holds an eminent qualification and experience in his field of expertise. Basically, being a student of the University of Delhi, India; he has completed his training under the guidance and mentorship of renowned Anthropologists Prof. M. P. Sachdeva and distinguished Experts of Central Forensic Science Laboratory. He has many national and international papers published on his name. He has been into the arena of Forensic since 2005 and till date. He has given his expertise opinion in about more than 700 cases.
Topic: Admissibility & Authenticity of Digital Evidence in Indian Courts

nitin pandey Mr Nitin Pandey is a cyber security professional & Chairman, National Information Security Council, Founder of Hackers Day & UNITED CON. He is a public speaker and researcher with 13+ years of experience in Cyber Security Domain. His work & contribution in the field of Information Security has been acknowledged by so many agencies, ministers of IT from various nations, Intelligence agencies etc.
Topic: CyberPsychology: Study of Human Mind & Behavior

namrata Namrata Brahmksatriya is a cybercrime investigator and trainer in State Crime Record Bureau, Gandhinagar, Gujarat. She is pursuing cyber law and practicing it in the session’s court. She is the chapter lead of Null Ahmedabad. She is the face behind Women Techmakers Vadodara. She is more into psychology research and social engineering.
Topic: CyberPsychology: Study of Human Mind & Behavior

d3 Mr Deepak Kumar is Cyber Intelligence & Digital Forensics Examiner | Consultant | Trainer has more than 7 years of comprehensive experience in various verticals of the domain. His area of interest is in Digital Forensic, Cyber-Security & Intelligence. He has been working on several consulting engagements for the major Academia, Finance, Governments, and Law Enforcement Agencies & ITES/BFS Enterprise sectors.
Topic: Why Cyber Forensics?

khokhar Mr Himanshu Khokhar is an independent vulnerability researcher and an information security specialist. Himanshu is exceptionally good at malware Analysis, RE, Web App. sec. and Pen Testing. He is an excellent team player and a wonderful person to be around at work. He has also spent considerable time in, giving back to the community at large by taking educational sessions, giving presentations and engaging in various community initiatives.
Topic: The Art of Finding Vulnerabilities from Patches

harpreet Mr Harpreet Singh Harpreet is the author of "Hands On: Red Team Tactics" published by Packt Publishing who has more than 6 years of experience in the field of Ethical Hacking, Penetration Testing, vulnerability research & Red Teaming. He is also a certified OSCP (Offensive Security Certified Professional) & OSWP (Offensive Security Wireless Professional. Over the years of his experience, Harpreet has acquired the Offensive skillset as well as the Defensive skillset. He is a professional who specializes in Wireless & network exploitation including but not limited to Mobile exploitation, Web Application exploitation and he has also performed few Red Team Engagements in Banks & Financial Groups.
Topic: Going beyond a regular Penetration Testing

adhokshaj Mr Adhokshaj Mishra is a self taught guy who is interested in computers since early childhood. Currently he is working in field of information security (cryptology and malware to be precise). Professionally, he has given security related training in various places in India as well as overseas positions. He also has some experience in field of cyber crime investigation.
Topic: The (forgotten) Art of Self-debugging

sathya Mr Sathyanarayanan is (CIA) Chief IT Architect at Necurity Solutions and is also known as ZeroCool. He is a Cyber Security Professional and also VAPT expert. His work has been recognized and appreciated by National Information Security Council, SUDOCON etc.
Topic: New Dimension of Open Source Intelligence

velayutham Mr Velayuthum Selvaraj is Director of TwinTech Solutions. He holds MS in Digital Forensics and Cyber Crime Analysis in United Kingdom. He is also into VAPT (Vulnerability Assessment and Penetration Testing). Now he is accredited with EC council started training Information Security Experts. He has delivered tons of sessions on information security to young graduates and info sec professionals. He worked on many government related projects on information security.
Topic: Interactive Voice Response Phishing

Atul Ajay Kumar is a Cyber Security Researcher, Python programmer, IoT researcher & web application penetration tester. From past 4 months Ajay is researching on deep web security, coded a tool called "BULL" to crawl deep web sites. He found his own own way to deface or hack deep web sites (.onion). R right now he is in research of deanonymising I2P users.
Hacking & Securing The World Computer Ethereum

sivarathan Mr Sivarathan Sivarajah is an Information Security Researcher and Founder of SUDOCON - Sri Lanka's 1st own cyber security community.
Topic: Red Pill or Blue Pill - Privacy 101

abhivardhan Mr Abhivardhan is Founder of INDIAN SOCIETY OF ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE & LAW. He is a Law Student and also a passionate researcher and author of 7 books including a book of Antificial Intelligence, literary and academic, a YouTuber and a bilingual poet.
Topic: The Ethos of Artificial Intelligence as a Legal Personality in a Globalized Space

sriram Mr Sriram is Founder of PrimeFort and web application penetration tester. Sriram has been leading Hackers Day, OWASP Pondicherry Chapters, Founder of Digisafe Nations and has delivered talks at various conferences dealing with cybersecurity across the country.
Topic: Social Engineering for Fun & Profit

ravi Mr Ravi Rajput is researching in the field of reverse engineering and exploit development. He is Chapter Leader of Null Ahmedabad, Cops Trainer and Cyber crime investigator of 6 Indian States