Charlie GeroCTO, Enterprise DivisionAkamai

Charlie Gero has been in the Distributed Computing, Cryptography, and Security spaces for over 20 years. He holds degrees in both Computer Science and Physics and has lead R&D at Akamai. He currently serves as CTO of the Enterprise Division as well as the Advanced Projects Group and holds roughly 15 patents in the Cryptography, Compression, Security, and Networking fields. He speaks routinely at conferences, is an advisor to startups, and continues to research and engineer creative solutions to industry problems.