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Hugh Thompson

Dr. Herbert Hugh Thompson is CTO of Symantec and Program
Committee Chairman of RSA Conference. He is a world-renown
expert in cyber security. He has testified before Congress on cyber
security and in 2006 he was named one of the " Top 5 Most
Influential Thinkers in IT Security by SC Magazine.
He has delivered keynotes at key conferences and Fortune 500
corporations. He has delivered a keynote presentation at every RSA
Conference (US) since 2007. He was an Adjunct Professor at
Columbia University in New York. Thompson was Senior Vice
President, CTO, and CMO at Blue Coat Systems until the company
was acquired by Symantec. He earned his Ph.D. in Applied
Mathematics from Florida Institute of Technology.