David Kleidermacher

David Kleidermacher
Chief Security Officer

As Chief Security Officer for BlackBerry, David oversees product security strategy, directs the Center for High Assurance Computing Excellence (CHACE) research team, and manages security communications and technical analyst relations. David has 25 years of security strategy and product engineering experience. Prior to joining BlackBerry, David served as Chief Technology Officer at Green Hills Software, where he was responsible for technology strategy and R&D. He holds patents in the areas of software development tools, mobile security, and IoT technology. David is a frequent speaker at industry events, such as Mobile World, CES, and Embedded World conferences and is the author of the IoT security book, “Embedded Systems Security: Practical Methods for Safe and Secure Software and Systems Development.”  David also leads a variety of security policy initiatives and received Diabetes Technology Society’s 2016 Leadership Award for pioneering work on medical device security standards.

Speaking session: The Mobile Device as a Medical Device: Latest Innovations in Technology and Security Standards