About The Speaker
Dr. Chase Cunningham
Dr. Chase Cunningham is the Chief Strategy Officer at Ericom Software, a leading provider of cloud-delivered, Zero Trust cybersecurity solutions that protect today’s digitally distributed organizations from advanced security threats. Known in the cybersecurity industry as “Dr. Zero Trust,” Dr. Cunningham has extensive experience in all aspects of enterprise security. Prior to joining Ericom, he held the position of Vice President Principal Analyst at Forrester where he tracked and covered all aspects of enterprise security, including Zero Trust trends, technologies, and frameworks. Creator of the Zero Trust eXtended framework and a cybersecurity expert, Dr. Cunningham has decades of operational experience working in various capacities supporting NSA, US Navy, FBI Cyber, and other government mission groups. Chase was also a Forrester analyst tasked with managing and developing their Zero Trust portfolio of accounts and leading the research in that channel. Additionally, Dr. Cunningham held several positions at the US Navy, including Director of Threat Intelligence for Armor; Director of Cyber Analytics for Decisive Analytics; and Chief Cryptologic Technician. He is the author of the Cynja series and Cyber Warfare: Truth, Tactics, and Strategies.