Virtual SPARK USER SUMMIT Australia & New zealand: april 29, 2021

11am AEST | 9am AWST | 1pm NZST


Fuel hosted a Virtual Spark User Summit on April 29, where we brought all of our Fuel chapters from Melbourne, Sydney, Brisbane, Canberra, Adelaide, Perth and New Zealand together for one BIG SPECIAL EVENT with some BIG speakers too, including Nir Zuk - security visionary and founder of Palo Alto Networks who currently serves as the global CTO.

Fuel User Group is dedicated to bringing you the education, networking and professional development you need, especially amid today's climate. At this ANZ Virtual Spark User Summit, attendees  gained access to a jam-packed agenda including a Firewall Side Chat with Palo Alto Networks product and engineering teams, customer Tech Talks, a first-look at all-new capabilities coming to Palo Alto Network customers this year, threat intelligence updates, zero trust, and of course, a special Q&A session with founder Nir Zuk!



April 29 (Times are AEST)




11.00am AEST

Welcome to SPARK ANZ 2021

Ric Centellas - Director, Customer Engineering

11.05am AEST  

Network FireWall Side Chat

May Wang - Distinguished IoT Engineer, Billy Hewlett - Director AI Research, Alfred Lee - VP Product Management

11.35am AEST

Cloud Identity Management

Brian Levin - Product Manager, Firewall-as-a-Platform

12.00pm AEST

Virtual Tour of the Palo Alto Networks SOC

Alex Krepelka - InfoSec SOC Engineer

1.00pm AEST

Prisma Access Customer TechTalk

Andrew Smith - IS&S IT Operations Network Lead - Hydro Tasmania

1.20pm AEST

CORTEX Customer TechTalk

Jarrad Cutting - Manager, ICT Cyber Security - Department of Education S.A.

1.40pm AEST

Prisma Cloud Customer TechTalk

Graham Allen - Senior Cyber Security Architect (CISSP, GSEC, SABSA) - University of Technology Sydney

2.00pm AEST

Unit 42 Threat Intelligence Update

Vicky Ray, Unit 42

2.30pm AEST

I Have Zero Trust Issues and Here’s Why

Riccardo Galbiati - Advisor, Office of the CSO

3.00pm AEST

Live Session: Q&A with Nir Zuk

Nir Zuk - Founder and CTO

3.30pm AEST

Have You Been Paying Attention Giveaway Bonanza     

Alberto Rivai - Senior Systems Engineer

3.40pm AEST

Closing Remarks

Ric Centallas - Director, Customer Engineering

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Thank you to our sponsors

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