Ben Dechrai

Ben Dechrai

Ben Dechrai is a technologist, presenter, author, and hard and-core privacy advocate. Developer Evangelist at Auth0, he can usually be found on stage or at meetups sharing his ideas and views on security, identity, and privacy. He also runs many community events, from tech meetups to comedy events.

Montreal 2019 sessions

Keep your IOT under your control

English session - Beginner

From IoT thermostats to self-opening windows, there's an off the shelf product out there that will allow you to control your home. Proprietary hubs in the cloud allow you to control your home from anywhere, but also gives the vendor full control!

In this talk, Ben discusses tools and components available today, to create your own home automation system. Keep control over your data, and still turn off the oven from the other side of the world!

Opening Doors with OAuth and OpenID Connect

English session - Beginner

IoT has been, and still is, a very hot topic. Same for security. Mix the two, and we get all sorts of scary news headlines.

In this talk, Ben will discuss ways in which you can improve the security of your IoT applications, using a live demo around automatic doors as an example.

Montreal 2018 sessions