Thank you for making HexCon21 a huge success

3 days filled with inspiration, networking and lots of fun. While we are planning to come back bigger and better next year, you can watch and re-live the experience right here.

HexCon Highlights


Everything ranging from the latest cybersecurity trends to best practices for productivity and mental health of your employees, straight from the industry experts.


Training sessions for Hexnode UEM. Get certified as you learn everything Hexnode. Be the first to hear about the latest product announcements and forecasts.


Opportunity to connect with decision-makers including CEOs, VPs and Directors who make up 80 percent of the event audience.






Hours of Content



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Hexnode Partner Summit

Apu Pavithran

Founder and CEO


Apu is the Chief Executive Officer and Founder of Hexnode, the Unified Endpoint Management solution helping customers from over 100 countries manage and secure endpoints from a central console. Apu is responsible for visualizing, formulating and implementing Hexnode’s vision to be the forefront of technology.

An entrepreneur to the core, Apu is a thought-leader and a strong advocate of governance and information security. When he is not thinking about making Hexnode even better, you can find him working on his culinary skills.

Hexnode Partner Summit

Rachana Vijayan

CMO & Director of Sales, Marketing and Partnership


Rachana is the Chief Marketing Officer and Director of Sales, Marketing and Channel Partnerships at Hexnode. Apart from guiding and monitoring teams, Rachana is accomplished at driving marketing efforts with instinctive, thoughtful approach to conceptualizing, validating and executing marketing programs. Before joining Hexnode, she has held technical and leadership roles in Zoho and FCA. With a degree in Engineering and a master's in business administration, she is passionate about transforming businesses with the latest technology.

Hexnode Partner Summit

Bijo Paulose John

Co-founder and COO


Bijo Paulose John is the co-founder and Chief Operating Officer at Hexnode. As COO, he is responsible for driving business operations and maintaining operational results within the company. With his strategic and leadership vision, Bijo works in tandem with Apu to bring managerial, administrative and procedural reforms to Hexnode.

His ability to take calm control of turbulent situations and ensure his calmness resonates within his team is uncanny.

Hexnode Partner Summit

Sahad M

Co-founder and CTO


Sahad is the Co-founder and Chief Technology Officer at Hexnode. He is an innovator, technologist and strategist all-in-one. He is responsible for establishing technology-centered strategies, across Hexnode and oversees a global team that is responsible to align dynamically changing business goals with optimal technical solutions.

When he’s not cracking the toughest codes; you can find him on the field perfecting his dribbling.


Nick Vujicic

Founder and CEO

Life Without Limbs

Nick Vujicic is an Australian-American born without arms or legs who has become a world-renowned speaker, New York Times best-selling author, coach and entrepreneur. Nick faced tremendous obstacles in life from, living life without limbs, to being bullied at school and fearful for his future with no purpose in sight. Nick persevered through life’s challenges and discovered key principles which enabled him to find his purpose and turn obstacles into opportunities; making him one of the most sought-after keynote speakers in the world! He is also the founder and CEO of the non-profit ministry Life Without Limbs.

Duncan McAlynn

Founder & CEO


Duncan McAlynn is the Co-Founder and CEO of his company, and an award-winning InfoSec professional with over 25 years of experience consulting global organizations and government agencies on enterprise management & cybersecurity. He is a published author, technical editor, industry columnist, keynote speaker, and has obtained several certifications and awards throughout his career, including 6x Microsoft MVP, MCSA, MCSE, Security+ and CISSP. In 2017, he established the technical research firm, Operandis, and works with some of the industry’s notable brands & startups to help them better understand and communicate with their target audiences. Most recently, he has successfully completed the inaugural Harvard University Cybersecurity Risk Management program, and is an active member in his local ISSA, ISACA & FBI InfraGard chapters, as well as a big supporter of security-related events throughout his home state of Texas and around the globe.


Abbas Kudrati

APAC Chief Cybersecurity Officer


Abbas Kudrati, a long-time cybersecurity practitioner and CISO, is Microsoft Asia’s Lead Chief Cybersecurity Advisor for the Security Solutions Area. In addition to his work at Microsoft, he serves as an executive advisor to Deakin University, LaTrobe University, HITRUST ASIA, EC Council ASIA, and several security and technology start-ups. He supports the broader security community through his work with ISACA Chapters and student mentorship.

He co-authored a book, “Threat Hunting in a multi cloud environment” and is currently working on his next book on the topic of “Zero Trust Journey Across the Digital Estate”.

He is also a part-time Professor with Deakin University and a regular speaker on Zero-Trust, Cybersecurity, Cloud Security, Governance, Risk, and Compliance.


Andre Kerstens

Sr Solution Architect

Noname Security

Andre Kerstens is a Senior Solution Architect with Noname Security specializing in all things Application Programming Interfaces (APIs). Andre has touched on all aspects of technical computing in his 20 year career, from programming to storage to compute to networking and last but not least the exciting world of cyber-security. He’s pretty crazy (as in crazy interested) about cloud infrastructure and loves spending time on automating and securing workloads in the cloud. Outside of work he likes to fly airplanes and sail boats.


Matthew Rosenquist


Eclipz Inc

Matthew Rosenquist is the Chief Information Security Officer (CISO) for Eclipz, the former Cybersecurity Strategist for Intel Corp, and benefits from over 30 diverse years in the fields of cyber, physical, and information security. Matthew specializes in security strategy, measuring value, developing best-practices for cost-effective capabilities, and establishing organizations that deliver optimal levels of cybersecurity, privacy, governance, ethics, and safety. As a CISO and cybersecurity strategist, he identifies emerging risks and opportunities to help organizations balance threats, costs, and usability factors to achieve an optimal level of security. Matthew is very active in the industry. He is an experienced keynote speaker, collaborates with industry partners to tackle pressing problems and has published acclaimed articles, white papers, blogs, and videos on a wide range of cybersecurity topics. Matthew is a member of multiple advisory boards and consults on best-practices and emerging risks to academic, business, and government audiences across the globe.


I did not receive any confirmation email after registration. What should I do?

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What is the venue for HexCon21?

The venue for HexCon21 is your screen. HexCon21 is a completely virtual event just like HexCon20. We have arranged this global, virtual experience as we value the health of our customers, partners, employees and all the knowledge-hungry attendees above all else.

What is the registration fee for HexCon21?

Zero. This time, there is no registration fee for HexCon21. Everyone is invited for the complete virtual experience.

Will there be a HexCon22?

Yes! HexCon is an annual event that you can look forward to every year. Hopefully, we can host HexCon as an in-person event next year.

I am interested in speaking at HexCon21. Where can I submit the topic?

We welcome talented speakers for HexCon21. Register yourself as a speaker and submit your topics here.

Can I attend HexCon21 if I am not a Hexnode customer or partner? Would it be of value to me?

Yes, you can! There is no bar for anyone who wishes to attend HexCon21. Even if you aren’t a Hexnode customer/partner, you can benefit from the wide range of sessions from experts worldwide. Even if you are simply curious about what HexCon is about, register and check it out!

I have more questions! Where can I ask them?

If you have any more queries related to HexCon21, drop us an email at