Menny Barzilay is an internationally known speaker and tech entrepreneur. Known as evangelist of innovation. He is a strategic adviser to leading enterprises around the world, as well as States and Governments in various field including cyber security, innovation and artificial intelligence (AI). He is co-founded several companies, including Cytactic, FortyTwo Global and FortyTwo Labs (R&D center India). Additionally, he is the CTO of the Interdisciplinary Cyber Research Center at Tel-Aviv University. Menny sits in the advisory board of several startup companies including Cognigo, a disruptive Artificial Intelligence startup in the field data analytics and data classification. He is a former CISO in the intelligence services of the Israeli Defense Forces (Capt. Res.), and held several tech-related managerial positions in the largest Israeli banking group. Menny is a member of the International Cyber Conference organizers team and co-founded both the Israeli hacking challenge and B-SIDES TLV. Also leads an esteemed community of Israeli cyber security experts and he is a member of the ISACA Cyber Security Subcommittee.