Ricky Banda is a 28 year old SOC Incident Response Manager for ARM Semiconductors Ltd. He began his career at 16 as an intern with the United States Air Force working in the 33d Network Warfare Squadron at Lackland Airforce Base. He has worked in security operations for 12 years. In education, he is a SANS Graduate student and has 18 certifications, as well as a bachelor's in cybersecurity. His primary focus in SecOps is to reduce SOC burnout and support security operations workers. When not working, he supports metal musicians and is an avid horror fan.
Why dwell in the lobby of the Security field when you could be enjoying the view from the penthouse? Get insight from our esteemed panel on how to stay up to date on hacker news, increase your technical skills, and be aware of opportunities for professional development. Our panel will also discuss the importance of sending that elevator back down to help others so that our entire industry can grow and thrive, just like you will. Open up your ears and your mind and enjoy the gems that will be dropped.