Join Us for Zenith Live 2019 Learn More
Join Us for Zenith Live 2019 Learn More

Zenith Live Agenda

30 September — 2 October, 2019 | Corinthia Hotel, Lisbon, Portugal

General Schedule

SUNDAY / 29 SEPTEMBER
8:00 — 17:00
Conference Registration Open
17:30 — 19:30
Zenith Live Welcome Reception
MONDAY / 30 SEPTEMBER
7:30 — 8:20
Breakfast
8:30 — 8:40
General Session: Welcome
Micheline Nijmeh, Chief Marketing Officer, Zscaler
8:40 — 9:40
Opening Keynote by Jay Chaudhry, CEO, Zscaler
9:40 — 10:30
General Session: Cloud Innovations
 
Manoj Apte
Chief Strategy Officer, Zscaler
Amit Sinha
President of Engineering/R&D, CTO, Zscaler
Patrick Foxhoven
CIO and VP Emerging Technology, Zscaler
10:30 — 11:00
Break
11:00 — 11:30
Keynote by Alisa Choong, VP & CIO, Shell
11:30 — 12:30
Lunch
12:30 — 15:15
Breakout Sessions
15:30 — 16:15
Sponsor Sessions
Hear from Silver Peak or VeloCloud
16:30 — 17:00
Keynote by Bharat Shah, Corporate VP, Microsoft
17:00 — 17:30
Keynote by David Branik, VP, Telecom and Networking, DHL
18:30 — 22:00
Zenith Live Appreciation Party at Kais Lisbon
TUESDAY / 1 OCTOBER
8:00 — 8:50
Breakfast
9:00 — 9:05
General Session: Welcome Day 2
Micheline Nijmeh, Chief Marketing Officer, Zscaler
9:05 — 9:45
Keynote by Mohamed Marfouk, Operations Director, LVMH
9:45 — 10:15
Keynote by Ulrike Goose, EVP, Enterprise IT, E.ON
10:15 — 10:30
General Session: Cloud-First Awards
 
Micheline Nijmeh
Chief Marketing Officer, Zscaler
Bill Lapp
VP, Customer Success, Zscaler
10:30 — 10:50
Break
10:50 — 11:35
Breakout Sessions
11:35 — 12:35
Lunch
12:35 — 14:20
Breakout Sessions
14:20 — 14:30
Break
14:30 — 15:00
Jamie Bartlett, Director, Centre for the Analysis of Social media at Think-tank Demos
15:00 — 15:30
Closing Keynote by Jay Chaudhry, CEO, Zscaler

Breakout Session Details

Zscaler Tracks
ZSCALER FOUNDATIONS
APPLICATION
NETWORK
SECURITY
CLOUD-FIRST ARCHITECTS
MONDAY / 30 SEPTEMBER
12:30 — 13:15
Rethinking Security in a Cloud and Mobile World and Path to a Zero Attack Surface
Steve Grossenbacher, Head of Product Marketing (ZIA), Zscaler Steve House, Sr. Vice President, Product Management, Zscaler
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Ideal for attendees who are new to Zscaler, this session will highlight the need to transform security as applications move to the cloud and users are everywhere.

13:30 — 14:15
Getting Started with Zscaler Internet Access
Bill Lapp, VP, Customer Success, Zscaler
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Hear how to properly deploy Zscaler Internet Access (ZIA) at HQ and across your branch offices. Get tips and tricks and learn best practices.

14:30 — 15:15
Getting Started with Zscaler Private Access
Chris Hines, Head of Product Marketing (ZPA/Zscaler App), Zscaler Kunal Shah, Principal Product Manager (ZPA), Zscaler
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Learn how Zscaler Private Access (ZPA) works and its key deployment use cases: VPN alternative, third-party access, multi-cloud access, and M&A acceleration.

TUESDAY / 1 OCTOBER
10:50 — 11:35
Securing a Mobile Workforce with Zscaler App
David Creedy, Sr. Product Manager (Z App), Zscaler
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Hear how Zscaler App (Z App) works with both Zscaler Internet Access (ZIA) and Zscaler Private Access (ZPA) to enable and secure mobile users.

12:35 — 13:20
Under the Hood of the Largest Security Cloud
Misha Kuperman, SVP, Cloud Ecosystem, Zscaler
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Get a behind-the-scenes look at the operations of a Zscaler data center and see how the latest data center architecture enables service availability for a fast, reliable, and secure user experience.

13:35 — 14:20
Harness the Power of Zscaler Deployment and Support Services
Sunil Wadhwa, SVP, Global Customer Services, Zscaler Bill Lapp, VP, Customer Success, Zscaler
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Learn how to leverage the Zscaler support ecosystem (DAS, Pro Services, Community, Training, and Support).

MONDAY / 30 SEPTEMBER
12:30 — 13:15
Why ZTNA Spells the End of the Remote Access VPN and Much, Much More
Lisa Lorenzin, Director, Transformation Strategy, Zscaler
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What if remote access to apps running in hybrid and multi-cloud environments no longer required a VPN? Learn about zero trust network access (ZTNA) technologies and why Gartner believes 60% of enterprises will replace VPN with ZTNA by 2023.

13:30 — 14:15
Accelerate IT Integration During Your Next M&A
Kunal Shah, Principal Product Manager (ZPA), Zscaler
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The typical network integration during an M&A can take years—from NATing to dealing with overlapping IPs. See how enterprises are using ZPA to accelerate IT integration during M&A and to ensure the business remains productive, and secure, throughout the process.

14:30 — 15:15
What's New with Zscaler Private Access
Dhawal Sharma, Senior Director Product Management, Zscaler
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Zscaler Private Access (ZPA) is Zscaler's fastest-growing product. Learn about new features being baked into the service and how they are enabling zero trust access to private applications.

TUESDAY / 1 OCTOBER
10:50 — 11:35
ZPA B2B: Enabling Secure Access to Information for Your Customers and Suppliers
Dhwanit Shah, Principal Product Manager (ZPA), Zscaler
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With ZPA Browser Access, multiple IDP support, and the user portal, you can provide third-party access to private apps, including business-to-business portals, without exposing applications to the internet and without bringing partners onto the corporate network or placing VPN clients on their personal devices.

12:35 — 13:20
Taking Security to the Next Level with Browser Isolation
Dhawal Sharma, Senior Director Product Management, Zscaler
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Earlier this year we acquired browser isolation company, Appsulate. This session will showcase how we’re integrating this new technology into the Zscaler platform to secure access to applications for end-users, customers, partners, and suppliers without ever bringing the content down to the user's device.

13:35 — 14:20
Lessons Learned: Ensuring a Successful ZPA Deployment
Ian Perry, Principal ZPA Solution Architect, Zscaler
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You've decided that Zscaler Private Access (ZPA) is the best service for you, but how do you make sure you set yourself up for success? In this session we'll teach you best practices and "gotchas" to avoid for a successful ZPA deployment.

MONDAY / 30 SEPTEMBER
12:30 — 13:15
Lessons Learned: Network Transformation Case Study from Hub-and-Spoke to Direct-to-Cloud
Naresh Kumar, Director of Product Management, Zscaler
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Hear a customer's journey and the lessons the team learned about the driving forces behind its network transformation, the way to build a business case to support the initiative, and the benefits realized along the way.

13:30 — 14:15
Capitalize on the Power of Zscaler Reporting and Analytics
Priyanka Pani, Sr. Product Manager (UI/UX), Zscaler
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Explore the latest advances in Zscaler reporting, including the new Executive Insights app, and hear how a Zscaler customer uses this information to communicate with other executives and the board.

14:30 — 15:15
What's New with Zscaler Internet Access
Steve House, SVP, Product Management, Zscaler
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Find out what the Zscaler team has been busy with over the past year. Join this session to participate in an in-depth discussion about the latest Zscaler Internet Access (ZIA) security innovations, new service features, and the overall product direction.

TUESDAY / 1 OCTOBER
10:50 — 11:35
Our Office 365 Journey
Alex Teteris, Director, Transformation Strategy, Zscaler
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What happens to your network architecture when you deploy Microsoft Office 365 to thousands of users around the globe? A lot. Learn Microsoft’s recommendations for Office 365, and lessons learned from a leading enterprise, so you can stay on the right track to a successful Office 365 migration.

12:35 — 13:20
Zscaler App: Going Beyond 80 and 443
David Creedy, Sr. Product Manager (Z App), Zscaler
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Learn how Zscaler App can be used to protect your users no matter where they are or what applications they are using. This session will cover the latest release of Zscaler App and how it can be used to secure more than just web traffic.

13:35 — 14:20
Zscaler Digital Experience
Dhawal Sharma, Senior Director Product Management, Zscaler
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User experience is king, so join this session to learn how to leverage the Zscaler platform to monitor the end-user digital experience from device to app.

MONDAY / 30 SEPTEMBER
12:30 — 13:15
Advanced DLP that Works in a Mobile-First World
Moinul Khan, Sr. Director, Product Management (Data Protection), Zscaler
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Cloud and increased mobility of users impact the visibility you have into the data leaving your organization. Join this session to learn how to protect your most sensitive information with a Cloud DLP solution.

13:30 — 14:15
Applying AI/ML to 70 Billion Transactions a Day for Better Security and Performance
Howie Xu, VP, Machine Learning & AI, Zscaler
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Join this deep-dive session with ML/AI experts on the ways that Zscaler is leveraging the latest technology to provide better security coverage. Learn why and how ML/AI improves your user experience and lowers your cost.

14:30 — 15:15
Going Hunting with ThreatLabZ
Deepen Desai, VP, Security Research, Zscaler
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Join our security research experts to discuss the latest emerging threats, get a glimpse into case studies of real attacks, and experience an exclusive view of the threat landscape as seen from the Zscaler cloud.

TUESDAY / 1 OCTOBER
10:50 — 11:35
Stagecraft of Malicious Office Documents — A Look at Recent Malware Campaigns
Deepen Desai, VP, Security Research, Zscaler
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Malicious Office documents have become a favorite delivery tool for malware authors. In this session we will look at the different exploits and obfuscation, encryption, and evasion techniques used in these malicious documents from over 50 recent campaigns.

12:35 — 13:20
Integrated Enterprise Inline and Out-of-Band CASB
Pooja Deshmukh, Sr. Product Manager, Zscaler
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Protecting sensitive information—even when your remote users access their SaaS apps over SSL—doesn't have to be hard. Learn how Zscaler can protect all your data and keep you compliant.

13:35 — 14:20
What's New with Zscaler Internet Access
Steve House, SVP, Product Management, Zscaler
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Find out what the Zscaler team has been busy with over the past year. Join this session to participate in an in-depth discussion about the latest Zscaler Internet Access (ZIA) security innovations, new service features, and overall product direction.

MONDAY / 30 SEPTEMBER
12:30 — 13:15
Architecting for a Secure, Cloud-Enabled Network (HQ, Branch, Mobile Workforce)
Nils Ullmann, Solution Architect, Zscaler
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Learn about the design options and best practices for securing multi-Gig HQs, internet-only offices, and 4G/5G mobile devices.

13:30 — 14:15
Understanding the Gartner Zero Trust Network Architecture
Scott Bullock, Technical Marketing Engineer - Global, Zscaler
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ZTNA, SDP, zero trust — find out what the hype is about and learn how to provide secure access to apps in multiple clouds and access to industrial controls and computer systems without NGFWs.

14:30 — 15:15
Handling SSL and TLS 1.3 at Scale While Maintaining Privacy
Udayan Palekar, Director of Product Management, Zscaler Thomas Quinlan, Solutions Architect, Zscaler
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Learn to perform SSL/TLS inspection at scale to handle an increasingly encrypted world, and separating fact from fiction with TLS 1.3.

15:30 — 16:15
Sponsor Session
TUESDAY / 1 OCTOBER
10:50 — 11:35
A new approach to edge connectivity
Manoj Apte, Chief Strategy Officer, Zscaler Punit Minocha, SVP of Business and Corporate Development, Zscaler
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Understand how Zscaler Edge Connector and SD-WAN simplify and secure local internet breakouts.

12:35 — 13:20
An Architect's Guide to Securing Access to Multi-Clouds
Thomas Quinlan, Solutions Architect, Zscaler
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Learn how Zscaler Private Access (ZPA) and Zscaler App (Z App) can provide seamless access in hybrid and multi-cloud environments.

13:35 — 14:20
Building a Modern Security Ecosystem
Vendor: TBA Punit Minocha, SVP, Business and Corporate Development, Zscaler
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Understand the different integration points across Zscaler and Microsoft Azure, IAP, MCAS, Intune, and Office 365.

Post-Conference Certification Training

APP
TRANSFORMATION
NETWORK
TRANSFORMATION
SECURITY
TRANSFORMATION
WEDNESDAY / 02 OCTOBER
8:00 — 17:00

ZPA Essentials

New or Existing ZPA Administrators

Get hands-on experience using Zscaler Private Access and Zscaler App to provide secure remote access to applications in the data center and public cloud as an alternative to VPN. This is the hands-on lab of the ZCCP-PA certification. If the online pre-work is completed in conjunction with the lab, a ZCCP-PA certification will be granted.

ZPA Masters

Existing ZPA Administrators — ZCCP-PA Certification Recommended

Building on ZPA Essentials, this deep-dive lab will focus on advanced Zscaler Private Access use cases, including shadow IT discovery of private apps, securing third-party access, and integrating multiple IDPs for mergers and acquisitions.

ZIA Networking Masters

Network Teams Deploying SD-WAN and/or Zscaler App

In this hands-on lab, we will do a deep dive into setting up authentication and traffic forwarding with leading SD-WAN partners for secure local internet breakouts and Zscaler App for secure mobile access.

ZIA Security Essentials

Security Teams

This lab is a combination of classroom instruction and an in-depth exploration of Zscaler cloud security services, including SSL inspection, as well as threat coverage best practices and a threat hunting exercise using the Zscaler Admin UI.

ZIA Security Masters

Security Operations Team

Building on ZIA Security Essentials, this advanced workshop, run by our Zscaler ThreatLabZ research team, will consist of a series of hands-on labs, such as using APIs to integrate Zscaler logs into SOC workflows, threat hunting, and reconstructing the kill chain after a simulated attack.