Jerrod Chong is Chief Solutions Officer at Yubico where he focuses on evolving identity and authentication solutions to align with customers, partners and market demands. Jerrod has delivered numerous presentations on modern authentication, and open standards at leading IT Security, and Identity conferences, including Black Hat, Identiverse, Gartner IAM, KNOW, and many others.
Jerrod has also more than 20 years of IT security experience specializing in architecting, deploying, and supporting enterprise solutions. He has proven success working with large Global 2000 customers, and non-profits alike. Jerrod received his Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science and Engineering from the University of Michigan.
Jerrod is passionate about making strong phishing-resistant authentication secure, simple, and scalable. If he's not convincing you that hardware-backed keys are cool, he is looking for good coffee.