Taiwan Cyber Security Summit, hosted by iThome, is the largest scale event for Cyber Security in Taiwan. In the past three years, the event has not only successfully made a platform for the worldwide expertise and U.S. official CISO exchange the ideas, but also has made a breakthrough of over 5,000 registrations and over 100 speakers.

This year, iThome will hold the forthcoming Taiwan Cyber Security Summit with the larger scale. Hereby, we sincerely welcome the cybersecurity expertise from every field to join this grand event. You could have your most fabulous speech in this stage which is the largest in Taiwan.

Now, we are going to call for speakers for the abundant sessions of the event this year in public. If you could bring the latest security research, the best security practice, the most wonderful analysis, the unpublished attack technique, the vulnerability information or the deep-knowledge presentation to the event and make the attendees profoundly experience, we sincerely welcome your submission. Let’s improve the environment for Taiwan’s cyber security together!


  • Originality: The audience would like to know your own experience, real practice and opinions.
  • Keep the audience in mind. They would feel your passion and motivation of sharing.
  • The speech should not be presented for marketing purpose and should not have the marketing wording.
  • Giving a more specific description of your content when you submit would be better.
  • Giving a reason for the speech and the anticipation for the audience.
  • The event could make use of your photos, profiles and session introduction.
  • The event will make your video and slides public with your permission.
  • The event has the right to adjust the agenda and time slots.
  • You must have the legal right of using the content of your speech.
  • Your speech cannot intrude others’ intellectual property rights, privacy rights and other rights.
  • Please finish your submission on time. We will not accept the submission after deadline.
  • The speakers have the privilege of using the speaker room. The event will provide speaker with food and beverage.

Important Date

  1. Deadline for submission is November 17.
  2. We will send out the speaker notification in early December.

Speakers over the years

The 59th Commander of the U.S. Pacific Fleet

Senior Vice President, iSIGHT Partners, FireEye, Inc.

Patrick Walsh

Former Pentagon Chief Information Security Officer

VP / Global Government CTO, FireEye

Tony Cole

Former CISO for the U.S. National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency

Head of IT Security, Meggitt PLC

Lance Dubsky

Founder of SCADA StrangeLove

R&D, Deputy CTO, Head of Security Services, Kaspersky Lab

Sergey Gordeychik

Gigamon Worldwide Subject Matter Expert for Security

Ian Farquhar

Japan’s assigned representative for solving the cybersecurity crises from all over the world.

Principal, Product Security Center, Asia Region, PANASONIC

Jack Lin (林永熙)

New Cybersecurity Threat Researcher

Forward-Looking Threat Research
Senior Manager, Trend Micro

Ryan Flores

The Legend of Cybersecurity among International Medium

The Legend of Cybersecurity among International Medium

Mikko Hypponen

Asia Chief Cybersecurity Officer for the Microsoft Enterprise Cybersecurity Group

Michael Montoya

CEO, ObserveIT

Michael McKee

Consultants Committee, National Security Council

De Tsai, Lee (李德財)

Director, Department of Cyber Security, Executive Yuan

Hon Wei, Chien (簡宏偉)

HITCON Review Board member,
Trend Micro Threat Researcher

Fyodor Yarochkin

Senior Associate, Global Core Technology Department, TrendMicro

Yu Min, Chang (張裕敏)

Founder, HITCON

Tim Hsu (徐千洋)

General Coordinator, HITCON
Chairman, HITCON