26-28 November, 2019, Vilnius

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Ilia Kolochenko

ImmuniWeb, Switzerland


Ilia is a Swiss application security expert and entrepreneur. Starting his career as a penetration tester, and after serving in the Swiss army, he founded his first company High-Tech Bridge in 2008. The penetration testing boutique was later named a leading service provider in the European market by Frost & Sullivan in 2012. To improve traditional penetration testing, Ilia invented Multilayer Application Security Testing Technology that is now embodied in the ImmuniWeb offering. In 2015, High-Tech Bridge started its transformation into a global application security company, which was successfully completed in 2019 under the consolidated ImmuniWeb brand. Ilia holds a bachelor degree in Mathematics and Computer Science, a Master of Legal Studies from Washington University in St. Louis, and is currently pursuing a Masters in Criminal Justice, Cybercrime Investigation from Boston University. Ilia is a contributing writer for CSO, SC Magazine, Dark Reading and Forbes, mainly writing about cybercrime and application security. He is also a member of the Forbes Technology Council. In 2016, Ilia received “Forum des 100”, an award for top entrepreneurs, politicians and artists in the French-speaking part of Switzerland. In 2017, Ilia was named a Thought Leader by SC Media Reboot Awards.


Practical Usage of AI in Cybersecurity

AI, Deep Learning and Intelligent Automation have become common words on cybersecurity vendors websites. Practical usage and necessity of AI/ML remains widely unsettled and is a subject of endless disputes among industry experts. Will robots replace humans or rather enable them to unleash the genius of their brain? Which technology is behind the AI acronym, what it can do and what it cannot do? To be explored and discussed during the talk.

Session Keywords

Artificial Intelligence
Application Security