Speaker: Jean Yang

Founder and CEO @AkitaSoftware

Jean Yang is the founder and CEO of Akita Software, an enterprise data monitoring company. She was previously an Assistant Professor in the Computer Science Department at Carnegie Mellon University, where she led a research group working on techniques for automating software-based security and privacy. She has also worked in this space during her PhD at MIT, at Microsoft Research, and at Facebook. In 2016, the MIT Technology Review named her one of the Top 35 Innovators Under 35 for her work in this area.

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