Dev-Sec-Ops: How to Make it Work

Wednesday, December 11

1:15 to 2:15 pm

Keep It Safe

Ryan Cloutier
Principal Security Architect, Sourcewell Technology

In this session, Ryan Cloutier CISSP(R) Principal Security Architect of Sourcewell Technology, will discuss Dev-Sec-Ops methodology, best practices and tips and tricks to make it work in your organization. Topics covered will include how to build a Dev-Sec-Ops integration plan, the importance of having a security first culture, and how to build security culture in your organization. Attendees will learn secure coding concepts at a basic level and practical methods for building the culture, tools, and process needed for a health Dev-Sec-Ops development organization.

Learning Objectives:

  1. Learn how to build a plan for Dev-Sec-Ops integration into the existing development processes.
  2. Discover practical methods for building a Dev-Sec-Ops culture.
  3. Gain a basic familiarity with the concepts of secure coding.


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Steering Committee

Alex Hepp, City of Hopkins
Bill Bleckwehl, Cisco
Dave Andrews, DEED
Jay Wyant, Minnesota IT Services
Jim Hall, Ramsey County
Matt Bailey, IBM
Melissa Reeder, League of Minnesota Cities
Nathan Beran, City of New Ulm
Sue Wallace, IT Futures Foundation
Lisa Meredith, Minnesota Counties Computer Cooperative
Justin Kaufman, Minnesota IT Services
Renee Heinbuch, Washington County/MNCITLA
Jerine Rosato, Ramsey County
David Berthiaume, Minnesota IT Services
Cory Tramm, Sourcewell Tech 

Content Committee

Tomas Alvarez, Federal Reserve
Tom Ammons, MN.IT – Central
Dave Andrews, MN State Services for the Blind
Susan Bousquet, MN.IT – DOT
Robert Granvin, Metro State
Alex Hepp, City of Hopkins
Shawntan Howell, Ramsey County
Jenny Johnson, Metropolitan Council
Millicent Kasal, MN.IT – Central
Ping Li, MN.IT – MMB
Chibuzor Nnaji, MN.IT – DHS
Mehrdad Shabestari, MN.IT – Central