Main Conference


Laura Bell

Laura Bell Founder and CEO of SafeStack Academy

With over a decade of experience in software development and information security, Laura Bell specialises in bringing security into organisations of every shape and size.

She is the founder and CEO of SafeStack Academy, a community-centric online education platform giving developers, testers and architects the skills they need to build high quality, secure software at speed.

Laura is an experienced conference speaker, trainer, and regular panel member, and has spoken at a range of events such as BlackHat USA, Velocity, and OSCON on the subjects of privacy, covert communications, agile security, and security mindset.

She is also the co-author of Agile Application Security and Security for Everyone.

Talk: From security champion to superhero

We all want to be a part of keeping our applications safe. Many organisations call this "shifting left" or creating security champions. Let's take a look at these programs, why they work, why they fail and what you can do to make your team into security superheroes.