SAN FRANCISCO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Mocana, the mobile app security leader, today announced that the call for speakers for the next Amphion Forum event has been extended to August 4, 2013. The event, scheduled for December 12 and 13, 2013 in San Francisco will bring together technology leaders from business, academia and government to discuss the opportunities and threats presented by the proliferation of mobile devices. The theme of this year’s two-day conference will be “Big ideas from the intersection of security, mobility and the Internet of Things.” The event is hosted by Mocana and presented by SAP and Codenomicon.
Individuals with expertise in mobile and embedded security tech, policy, hacking and/or implementation are invited to submit proposals. Presentations discussing newly discovered hacks targeting mobile devices, apps and the Internet of Things are especially sought. Speakers from academic, government and nonprofit organizations can qualify for a special $1,000 travel reimbursement from the Forum.
Speaking proposals should be submitted by the August 4 online at www.amphionforum.com.
About the Amphion Forum
The Amphion Forum is a series of open, vendor-neutral and cross-disciplinary events focused on exploring the most compelling new ideas in mobile security to help organizations realize the potential of the extended enterprise and the Internet of Things. For more information, visit www.amphionforum.com.
Mocana unlocks the extended mobile enterprise and simplifies wide-scale deployments by securing apps automatically, in seconds. The company's Mobile Application Protection (MAP™) app-shielding solution, distributed globally by SAP, mitigates the complexities of mobile management, while freeing developers from tedious and expensive security coding. Launched in 2004, and recognized by the World Economic Forum as a 2012 Technology Pioneer, Mocana is the app security expert, with deep expertise born from a decade of experience securing mission- and life-critical embedded devices across the Internet of Things: from mobile handsets to medical devices to aerospace and defense; and from datacom to retail POS to smart grid and industrial automation. More information is available at www.mocana.com.