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Q2 2019

To Cloud or not to Cloud? Security in Microsoft Azure 

 

  • 11 June 2019
  • 6:00 PM
  • plug and play, 440 N Wolfe Rd, Sunnyvale, CA 94085

 

 

Cloud computing, because of it's obvious benefits such as low cost, low maintenance etc. is all the rave these days. However, serious thought must be given to the idea of hosting your applications and your data in the cloud, Cloud computing, because of it's obvious benefits such as low cost, low maintenance etc. is all the rave these days. However, serious thought must be given to the idea of hosting your applications and your data in the cloud, especially from security perspective. What questions must you ask yourself before deciding on using the cloud versus using your own infrastructure? What do the major cloud vendors, Amazon, Microsoft, Oracle and Google have to offer when it comes to security? In this series of talks we break down the security features provided by different cloud vendors to help you answer these questions. 

PWIC meet and Iftar

 

10th May 2019

ZGC Innovation Center

 

 

To Cloud or not to Cloud? Security in Amazon AWS

 

  • 1 May 2019
  • 6:00 PM
  • plug and play, 440 N Wolfe Rd, Sunnyvale, CA 94085

 

 

Cloud computing, because of it's obvious benefits such as low cost, low maintenance etc. is all the rave these days. However, serious thought must be given to the idea of hosting your applications and your data in the cloud, especially from security perspective. What questions must you ask yourself before deciding on using the cloud versus using your own infrastructure? What do the major cloud vendors, Amazon, Microsoft, Oracle and Google have to offer when it comes to security? In this series of talks we break down the security features provided by different cloud vendors to help you answer these questions.

 

2019 OPEN Forum

April 20th, 2019

Santa Clara Convention Center

 

Over 900 attended our largest event of the year. There were  sessions on emerging technologies, investing strategies, Success stories, VC panels, etc.  Meet succesful entrepreneurs and professionals. Network with the best who can help your startup or professional career. 

 

 

Some of the Speakers at the forum were:

Mudassir Sheikha, CEO, Careem

Phil Jaber, "Founder, Man Behind Philz Coffee", Philz Coffee

Anwar Akram, VP Advertising Operations, Google

Aurangzeb Khan, President & CEO, "Altia Systems, Inc."

Naveed Sherwani, CEO, SiFive

Adam Epstein, Advisor to CEOs, Third Creek Advisors

Faruk Bhagani, Senor Product Manager, Oracle

Batool Haider, Applied Scientist, Amazon Artificial Intelligence

Fauad Hasan, Investor, "Board Member, Entrepreneur"

Zia Hasnain, CEO, Innowi

Irfan Essa, Professor and Associate Dean for Research, Professor and Associate Dean for Research

Hassan Ahmed, Chairman and CEO, Affirmed Networks

Junaid Razzak, "Sr. Director, Professional Services", PayPal

Ali Minai, "Prof, University of Cincinati", "Prof, University of Cincinati"

Lubna Ahmad, CEO, Invoy

Nicholas Davidov, Co-Founder, Gagarin Capital

Farah Ali, "VP Engineering, Player and Developer Experience", Electronic Arts

Tim Brugh, Partner, Pillsbury Silicon Valley

Omar Tawakol, Founder and CEO, Voicea

Jeremy Palac, Regional Director, Fidelity Investments

Raheel Bodla, Sucess Coach, Sucess Coach

Aaref Hilaly, Partner, Sequoia Capital

Bilal Zuberi, Early stage VC. Partner, Lux Capital

Zeeshan Syed, Founder and CEO, HEALTH@SCALE

Tasneem Manjara, Head of Network Development, Volvo Tech Fund

Omar Siddiqui, Attorney/ Founding Partner, Siddiqui Law + FBI National Director (CAAA) +CIA Partner + 2018 U.S. Congressional Candidate (CA48)

Zia Syed, CTO, "CTO and Head of Product Engineering for Advanced Industries, Ericsson"

Zarina Khan, "Manager, Sales Enablement + Interim Marketing Lead", Intelligent Vision Systems Group at Jabra (GN Audio)

Haris Hanif, Software Engineer, GAP

Aamna Khan, Partnership Operations, Square

Sania Baqi, Accenture, Accenture

Sameehah Hussain, Student, Santa Clara University’s Leavey School of Business

Idris Kothari, VP, Vasona Systems International LLC

Ghufran Ahmed, VP Software Support, Oracle

Amra Tareen, Head of Innovation, Bed Bath and Beyond

Nida Nizam, Chief Creativity Officer, Meseekna

Elizabeth Tse, Senior VP Operations, UpWork

Derek Choy, Product Management,

Asif Alam, Advisor to the CEO, Crux Informatics

Bill Reichert, VC, Garage Ventures

Umair Khan, CEO, SecretBuilders

Pouya Taaghol, CEO, igDataFoundation

Amber Jamil, Communication and Outreach Director, Indus

James Mayock, Founding Partner,

Naveed Anwar, "Managing VP - Global Platform, Strategic Partnerships/Integrations", Capital One

Vivek Mehra, Partner Emeritus, August Capital

Imran Jaffer, Founder and CEO, Total Wealth Solutions

Faraz Hoodbhoy, "Director, Ecosystem, Innovation & Outreach", AT&T

Rehan Jalil, President & CEO, Elastica

Amir Wain, CEO, i2C

Waqas Khan, Founder, Goalslop

Fariha Chaudry, "Director, Program Management and Marketing Technology",

Hitesh Shah, Business Development Director,

Shahla Aly, Managing Director, Google LLC

Safwan Shah, Founder and CEO, PayActiv

Naeem Zafar, CEO, Telesense

Reshma Hyder, Corporate PartnerCounselor and Cross-Border Dealmaker, PillsburyWinthrop Shaw Pittman LLP

Fahad Aziz, CTO, Caremerge