World Famous Cyber Security Expert & Ethical Hacker
Bryan Seely is a world famous cyber security expert, ethical hacker, author and former U.S. Marine. Seely is known for intercepting calls to the United States Secret Service and FBI by hacking Google Maps in early 2014, but rather than spending time in prison he was called a hero and moved on to bigger and better things. Read More >
Wiretapping the Secret Service can be easy and fun
Hackers are getting more and more creative every single day. Companies spend months or years creating a defense only to find out that the hackers have already figured out another way in. Hackers don't think like the rest of the population, which is why they are able to spot weaknesses that everyone else just walks right by. Luckily, one of these brilliant hacker types uses his skills to protect consumers and companies, Bryan Seely is one of these individuals. In this session you will hear the story of how Bryan wiretapped the United States Secret Service and FBI and then walked into their office the next day to let them know there was a problem they needed to fix. Find out why he did it, what his thought process was, and even learn a few secrets that the general public doesn't know about. If you are looking for insights into what hackers are thinking, how they operate, and how you can protect yourself against them, then this is a session you will not want to miss.
"Bryan gave the keynote address at our 2-day Unlocked 2017 conference. He told his unique story and had the audience captivated. He was very easy to work with, flexible and easy going. I highly recommend Bryan for speaking engagements."
"We have a yearly conference called Smart Connections where we invite all county officials and employees to spend the day learning how technology interacts with their personal and professional lives. This has been an outstanding conference for us with great attendance."
"I really enjoyed your presentation, I got many, many great compliments about it and I'm very happy about the response from the audience."
"In 2016, we were looking for a keynote that could present to both technology and non-technology folks and Brian Seely was brought to my attention. I did some research and really was intrigued by Brian’s story and the roads he has taken to become an ethical hacker. This was a guy that all of us could relate to and appreciate."
"In October 2018 I had the privilege of moderating an information security panel in Seattle, WA on the topic of Managing Risks Related to IoT devices, for which the panel was comprised of industry leaders. Bryan Seely was one of the distinguished panelists, and his contribution to the topic was very well received. Bryan is a strong speaker with a dynamic background that leads to exciting conversations and insight. I would support and highly recommend Bryan for other Information Security speaking engagements."
"We invited him to speak and the crowd absolutely loved him. He spoke from the heart and communicated his stories in a way that kept everyone involved and also made a lasting impression. The after- conference survey gave our keynote glowing remarks. We had a great start for next year once the word got around about what a great conference that year was."
"Great thanks for confirming Bryan. Your session was one of the top rated sessions out of the keynotes so well done!"
"I would absolutely have Brian back to Iowa once again and recommend him for a variety of audiences. I have enjoyed following his growing career and expect to see even greater accomplishments and more stories about his life and passions."
"We were very pleased with Bryan’s performance. Many people complimented me on such a good speaker selection. Bryan was informative, humorous and humble. We like those qualities. I learned a lot about hacking from the info he presented and he also gave me some good tips that I will use."