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Skip Hovsmith

VP Americas and Principal Engineer
Skip Hovsmith is a  Principal Engineer and VP Americas for CriticalBlue, working on securing API  usage between mobile apps and backend services. Previously, Skip consulted  with CriticalBlue customers on accelerating mobile and embedded software  running on multicore and custom coprocessor platforms in video, networking,  and security modules. Prior to CriticalBlue, Skip worked in formal  verification, FPGA design, reconfigurable hw/sw systems, and VLSI and  mixed-signal chip design. He enjoys working directly with customers and is a  writer at Hacker Noon, focused on API security topics such as “They reverse  engineered 16k apps; here’s what we’d fix”, and "Mobile API  Security".He is a frequent speaker at mobile, API, and security  conferences.

My API World 2019 Speakers Sessions

Tuesday, October 8

1:00pm PDT