Past Conference Speaker

Darren Shou

Head of Technology at NortonLifeLock


Darren Shou is the Head of Technology for NortonLifeLock. In this role, Darren is responsible for technology strategy, innovation and thought leadership. He is a global keynote speaker, a contributor at WIRED, and has been featured in Wall Street Journal, Financial Times, CNN and other major media outlets.

Prior to NortonLifelock, Shou held several leadership positions at Symantec in strategy, research and development over 15 years, resulting in numerous innovations across all business areas that collectively impacted hundreds of millions of customers. Shou had previously worked at Microsoft.Mr. Shou holds a B.S. in Computer Engineering & Computer Science from the University of Southern California. He currently serves as a board observer of Valimail and CyberCube.



Fireside chat

Live Q&A

Michal Pechoucek

CTO at Avast and AI Professor at the Czech Technical University in Prague

Taher Elgamal

CTO, Security at Salesforce

Darren Shou

Head of Technology at NortonLifeLock

Avast Research Lab

The Avast Research Lab runs innovative projects in all areas of digital safety, from advanced threat detection, to delivering better privacy and identity protection, and much more. We employ state-of-the-art AI solutions to counter the ever accelerating growth of emergent threats through a combination of in-house expertise, academic cooperation, and publicly available research.