SANTA CLARA, MAY 8-9, 2020

THE WORLD’S LARGEST
ENTREPRENEURSHIP CONFERENCE

Converge. Create. Elevate.

NAVEEN S BISHT

CO-FOUNDER AND CEO, AKITRA INC.

CONTENT CHAIR, SECURITY

Naveen is a serial entrepreneur who has founded and led numerous companies in the security and network infrastructure industries. He was the founder or co-founder and CEO of Straks, SecurAct, Nayna Networks, and Ukiah Software (acquired by Novell). He is the past Chair, Programs and a Board Member of TiE Silicon Valley and Chair, TiE Silicon Valley My Story Program. He pursued PhD studies at University of California, Santa Barbara, and holds an MS from Texas Tech and BS/MS degrees from the Birla Institute of Technology & Science. He holds three patents in the security and networking area and has published several papers and articles on entrepreneurship and industry trends.