Jon Clay has more than 24 years of experience in the security industry. He is responsible for managing marketing messages and external publication of all the threat research and intelligence within Trend Micro as well different core technologies. As an accomplished public speaker with hundreds of speaking sessions around the globe, Jon focuses on the threat landscape and the use of big data in protecting against today's sophisticated threats. Jon has held roles within Trend Micro as a Sales Engineer, Sales Engineering Manager, Training Manager and Product Marketing Manager for SMB prior to taking over as Director of Global Threat Communications. He has a BS in Electrical Engineering with emphasis in Computer Engineering from Michigan State University. This experience has given him a broad technical background and understanding of the security requirements of businesses as well as an excellent understanding of the of the threat landscape.