- Affiliation: CSC - IT Center for Science Ltd
Mr. Urpo Kaila is an experienced IT Security Manager with a long background in the industry handling a wide area of security threats and solutions. He has held various key positions related to development, provisioning and deployment of security solutions. After a period at F-Secure as Pre-Sales manager, Technical Training Product Manager and Technical director he has been in charge of IT Security at CSC, the Finnish IT Center for Science running the national research and education network and providing supercomputing for researchers. He has also a long history in supporting peer networking among IT Security professionals. He is currently Vice President for the Finnish Information Security Association FISA. His favorite areas among IT Security are Best Practices, Operational Security, Access Control and Incident handling.