Cyber Security Speakers From Facebook & Twitter


Today's questions about cyber security and the safety of our political, corporate, and economic institutions are as relevant as ever and continue to be top of mind for every organization's leaders.

Recently, our team here at Leading Authorities speakers bureau began working exclusively with two new cutting-edge cyber security experts from the top tech brands in the world, including Facebook and Twitter. Their key insights partnered with their fully customizable actionable plans for the future make them truly extraordinary, pertinent speakers for a multitude of different industries. 


  1. Michael Coates, Former Chief Information Security Officer (CISO) at Twitter & Former Head of Security at Mozilla 
  2. Alex Stamos, Former Chief of Security at Facebook, Former Chief Information Security Officer at Yahoo, & Professor at Stanford University

Keep reading for more information about each of these new and compelling cyber speakers and their specific speaking topics.


Former Chief Information Security Officer (CISO) at Twitter and Former Head of Security at Mozilla 

For the past 15 years, Michael Coates has led information security for some of the world’s biggest brands. He was most recently the Chief Information Security Officer (CISO) at Twitter, where he worked to protect nearly 300 million users and was responsible for securing Twitter systems and user data. In speeches, Coates breaks down the massive interconnection of different technologies, the explosion of data we’ve seen, and time to market drivers, Coates provides strategies for securing our systems and data. Plus, he evaluates controversial security stances, lays out the hard realities, and shares his realistic but optimistic view of securing the future of technology. | Click here to see more on Michael Coates


Former Chief of Security at Facebook, Former Chief Information Security Officer at Yahoo, & Professor at Stanford 

During his time at Facebook, Alex Stamos led the company’s investigation into manipulation of the 2016 US Presidential election and helped pioneer several successful protections against these new classes of abuse. The New York Times said through that work he became known for his role as a “strong advocate inside [Facebook] for investigating and disclosing Russian activity on Facebook.”

He currently leads the just-announced Internet Observatory at Stanford, which is dedicated to arming organizations with the means to fight back against the spread of disinformation, cyber security breaches, and propaganda online—using cutting-edge analytics and machine learning. Stamos talks about his time at Facebook and lessons learned. Plus, he helps groups think through questions around safeguarding information and infrastructure, building a trustworthy company, and what ‘information warfare’ means in 2019. | Click here to see more on Alex Stamos


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