Speakers in 2018
Director Product , Oath Inc.Marcel is driving business and product requirements for email deliverability and anti-abuse efforts for all consumer mail products (Yahoo, AOL, Verizon) under the Oath Inc. umbrella. He’s also leading the product team responsible for next gen consumer products like Alto Mail and it’s successors. Before Oath, Marcel was responsible for AOL’s Email and international products, supporting its international expansion.
Dr. Jens Eckhardt
Specialist attorney-at-law for information technology law, data protection auditor & compliance officer (TÜV), Derra, Meyer & Partner; Member of the management board, EuroCloud Deutschland_eco e. V. (legal division)Since 2001, he has been providing consultancy support to national & international companies throughout Germany in the areas of data protection, information technology, telecommunications, and marketing. Consultancy services include representation before the courts, representation before supervisory authorities (in particular with regard to data protection), strategic advice on the introduction of new systems, evaluation of existing systems, outsourcing, and drafting of contracts.
Deliverability Manager, WestwingOver 10 years’ experience in Deliverability. Previously working for an ESP. He now can apply and practice all that knowledge hands on at his current employer Westwing. Westwing is an online Home & Living shopping club with daily sales communicated mainly using newsletters.
Senior System Engineer, HeLi NET Telekommunikation GmbH & Co. KGKerstin Espey is responsible for mail services at HeLi NET, a middle seized
ISP in North Rhine-Westphalia.
She has more than 20 years experience in this field and is member of the eco competence group E-Mail since 2007
Dr. Isabel Feys
Country Manager DACH - Benelux, MailjetDr. Isabel Feys holds a PhD in Healthcare and has over 10 years of experience in business development for data-driven start-ups and DAX companies. She is an expert in the area of customer engagement and data analysis. As Country Manager for DACH, Benelux, and Scandinavia at Mailjet, an Email Service Provider (ESP), she is responsible for business development in these countries. Her motto is: Change before you have to
Consultant Complaints Office, Certified Senders AllianceSebastian became part of the eco Complaints Office team in June 2013. The eco Complaints Office receives reports about illegal internet content from the public or its international partners and sees to its removal through notice and takedown measures while working closely with law enforcement agencies. Since January 2016, Sebastian is also taking care of CSA complaints and legal questions surrounding email marketing.
Attorney, Certified Senders AllianceAt eco as a legal advisor since April 2013. She provides legal support for the eco project Certified Senders Alliance (CSA).
Creative Director and Partner, EdenspiekermannChristian Hanke is one of the leading experts in the field of new content experiences and personalization strategies, which he develops in close collaboration with the editorial and product teams of consumer brands and media outlets. The bandwidth of his work covers projects for global consumer brands like Red Bull and the Red Bull Media House to media outlets like The Economist and Zeit Online, ProSiebenSat1 und Ringier.
Email Expert, Anti-Spam EvangelistTobias Herkula is an expert in deliverability and abuse management. His work focuses on technical aspects of bulk mailing, reputation management, internet service provider relations and the continuous development of new standards and best practices.
Director, Certified Senders AllianceJulia became part of the CSA team in 2014 and has been passionate about creating and enabling quality standards for commercial emailing ever since. Prior to the CSA she worked for several years in Marketing and Sales at Dell. Julia studied business administration at the University of Cologne and the Universidad Torcuato di Tella, Buenos Aires.
Head of Complaints Office, Certified Senders AllianceAlexandra Koch-Skiba, attorney at law. Alexandra is the Head of eco’s complaints office. In addition to the hotline’s management, it is her task to support the report handling and to contribute to the CSA, particulary in regard to legal issues. She also represents the hotline at European and national level, e.g. at European Networks, when liaising with law enforcement and other relevant stake¬holders, and at events.
Chair, Authindicators Working Group (BIMI); Senior Director, Agari Data Inc.Thede Loder is a Senior Director, Product of Agari Data, Inc, and the Chair of the Authindicators Working Group. Thede has held a variety of roles both at Agari and at previous companies and has founded and sold several startups. He sent his first commercial email for a consumer brand in 1995 as an early developer at match.com. Thede holds a Masters of Science in Computer Science from the University of Michigan.
Senior Software Engineer, Postmaster Team, LinkedIn; Executive Director, DMARC.orgJones is part of the Postmaster Team at LinkedIn, and has been Executive Director of the non-profit DMARC.org since 2015. At LinkedIn he helps support systems sending email to hundreds of millions of members around the world, as well as corporate email for company employees. At DMARC.org he promotes the use of DMARC and other email authentication protocols by senders and receivers. Previously he was an email architect and collaboration tools strategist at Bank of America.
Mail Security Specialist, 1&1(WEB.DE, GMX, mail.com)Sven Krohlas works for the mail security team at 1&1. Their department is responsible for in- and outbound spam and malware filtering, account security and abuse handling. Their freemail brands WEB.DE, GMX and mail.com are actively being used by more than 37 million active customers.
Senior Technical Leader, Cisco SystemsSenior Technical Leader in the Talos group at Cisco Systems. He is responsible for the overall architecture of the systems that provide data for a number of Cisco's security products, including the Email Security Appliance, Cloud Email Security, as well as Cisco's web security appliances and services, and engines that provide verdicts on those platforms. Don drives strategic direction and roadmaps for Talos from an efficiacy perspective.
Technical Expert, La PosteCarmen works as a technical expert for laposte.net's emailing service and participated in DMARC implementation. She deals with security threats, abuse statistics, DMARC reports and overall architecture. She advises and challenges laposte.net's partners on technical aspects and new challenges like DMARC and ARC.
Head of Application Development, 1&1 Mail & Media GmbH (WEB.DE, GMX, mail.com)Since 2014 Christian Schäfer-Lorenz is Head of Application Development at 1&1 Mail & Media GmbH (WEB.DE, GMX, mail.com). In this role, he directs the mail security team and is responsible for cloud and mail products. In 2015, together with his team, he integrated an easy-to-use end-to-end encryption based on pgp into the gmx and web.de mail services.
Partner, fieldfisher; President, EuroISPA; President, eco Association of the Internet IndustryOliver Süme is an IT and Internet law specialist with almost two decades of experience in the field. He advises clients on all areas of the law affecting information technology, with a focus on IT contracts, data protection, IT security and e-commerce.
Companies along the entire internet value chain rely on his advice, chief among them are platform operators, Internet service providers (ISPs) and innovative start-ups.