IAPP Privacy Academy 2013
  • I learned something valuable at every session, the networking opportunities were fantastic, and the keynote speakers were really great too.
  • The entire structure of the program is outstanding. Good speakers, great networking opportunities and good exhibits. One of the best conferences.
  • Very well organized, privacy-specific education, and great networking opportunities. Great educational resource as well.
  • Valuable information.
  • Maybe one of the best [experiences] I’ve had. Great to see some prior colleagues, and meet some new ones.
  • Great format and content.
  • I enjoyed the diversity of the speakers’ topics and professional backgrounds.
  • Hard choice to make for breakout sessions.
  • Overall experience was great!
  • The breakout sessions I attended were informative and interesting.
  • Fantastic gathering of privacy professionals.
  • Great topic range, knowledgeable and skilled professionals, great networking.
  • Solid conference. Great content and networking.

Varun Badhwar

Vice President, Product Management
CipherCloud

As a founding member of CipherCloud, Varun Badhwar is responsible for product strategy, product marketing, evangelism, and sales enablement. Prior to joining CipherCloud, Varun led the team responsible for ensuring the security of the Force.com ecosystem at Salesforce.com, which included over 1,500 applications from partners across the globe. Prior to Salesforce.com, he was a Consultant within the Risk Advisory Services group at KPMG, where he was responsible for conducting organizational risk assessments with a focus on delivering solutions that enabled prominent Fortune 500 Clients to manage IT security and privacy, operational risks, and alignment with overall business strategy.

Varun Badhwar holds a BS degree in Computer Science from the University of Southern California. He is a Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP) and Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA).