ICA Event - Crowdsourced Cyber Security for Protecting Blockchain Systems
ISG "Trusted Partners" Speaking Series
Monday, 5 November 2018 / 19:00
John Kirch
Chief Evangelist at Sentinel Protocol

Users of blockchain applications around the world continue to suffer significant damages from hacks, scams, and fraud. During this presentation, our speaker will discuss security incidents involving crypto-exchanges and wallets that have been hacked of tokens equivalent to billions of dollars, and will discuss technology for overcoming the disadvantages of decentralization by transforming those drawbacks into advantages for enhancing cyber security.

In the presentation the speaker will discuss how he and his colleagues are making the world a better place by equipping individuals and organizations with the world's first crowd-sourced Threat Intelligence Platform powered by the blockchain and backed-up by qualified security experts enabling users and organizations to detect a wide range of threats and attacks in real-time whilst enhancing the protection of their assets in a pro-active manner.


John Kirch has over 25 years of international experience working in Asia's high-tech industry and is the Chief Evangelist at Sentinel Protocol. During his career, John has specialized in equipping organizations in Japan and other key markets across Asia with next-generation software solutions in the following areas: cyber security, artificial intelligence/machine learning, and business intelligence. Prior to joining Sentinel Protocol, John held senior roles with several leading technology companies including: Softbank, WatchGuard Technologies, CyberGuard Technologies, Hyperion Solutions, Nominum, and Darktrace. John has an undergraduate degree from Duke University in North Carolina and studied computer science at UC Berkeley.

Date: Monday, 5 November 2018
Time: 18:30 open / 19:00 start / 20:30 end
Venue: Dale Carnegie Training Japan
Akasaka 2-chome Annex 5F Akasaka 2-19-8, Minato-ku, Tokyo, 107-0052
Price: ¥2,000 (ICA Members: ¥1,000)
  • Event open to all
  • No Food or Drinks at the event
RSVP: We apologize, Registrations are no longer being accepted. Click for Wait List
  • GAIJIN TERM LIFE INSURANCE - Low cost, No Physical Required if 50 or under. Protect your family assets and for JAPAN ESTATE PLANNING. Contact ISG for more info