André Mariën has over 20 years of experience in IT. He holds a Ph.D. in Computer Science from K.U. Leuven where he is currently a part-time lecturer teaching Internet infrastructure. He has been actively involved in all aspects of IT projects. For the last ten years his activities were related to Internet technology, focusing on application security. He previously led the Application Security Group at Ubizen and produced several security products. Currently, as the director of consulting, he leads large scale consulting engagements on
  • software architecture,
  • general policies and procedures,
  • secure application development,
  • web application vulnerability assessments.