Fireside Chat Discussing AI Vs. AppSec Fundamentals

Mar 13th, 2024 @ 05:00 PM

Farshad Abasi
Forward Security, Founder & CSO

Mina Tawadrous
Veracode, Director of Project Management

In an era heralded by technological marvels, AI stands at the forefront, promising to revolutionize our world in countless ways. From enhancing healthcare and advancing education to streamlining business processes and tackling climate change, the narrative has been overwhelmingly positive: AI is here to “save the world.”

However, with great power comes great responsibility—and significant concern. As we navigate the intersection of AI and AppSec fundamentals, we find ourselves at a critical inflection point. The immense potential of AI is matched by the urgency of addressing the security challenges accompanying its rise.

About the Fireside Chat

Our Fireside Chat, “AI vs. Appsec Fundamentals,” is designed to serve as a conversation starter where experts and practitioners can discuss, challenge, and explore the depths of AI security. This event aims to tackle the foundational discussions that shape our digital future, shedding light on the complexities of securing AI technologies and their impact on privacy, ethics, and society.

What We Will Discuss

  • The Dual-Edged Sword of AI: Understand AI’s transformative potential alongside its AppSec challenges.
  • Future of AI in AppSec: Explore the future for AI and AppSec, including the evolving landscape of threats and defenses.
  • Collaborative Solutions: Discuss how collaboration between policymakers, technologists, and businesses can address the security challenges posed by AI.

Who Should Attend

This event is perfect for Developers, Appsec Professionals, policymakers, and anyone interested in the intersection of AI and AppSec. Whether deeply embedded in the tech industry, involved in cybersecurity or simply curious about the future of technology and security, this Fireside Chat will provide valuable insights and perspectives.

Join Us

Secure your spot today and be part of the conversation shaping AI and Application Security’s future. Together, let’s explore how we can harness the power of AI while ensuring a secure, ethical, and sustainable digital future for all.

We look forward to welcoming you to an evening of insightful discussion, networking, and shared learning.

This event is sponsored by Forward Security, Eureka DevSecOps, Veracode, and SFU VentureLabs.

Date: Wednesday, March 13
Time: 5PM – 8PM
Location: SFU VentureLabs @ 555 West Hastings St, Suite #1100 Vancouver, BC V6B 4N6

Refreshments and light snacks will be provided.


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