Jonathan Butts

Founder

QED Secure Solutions

Dr. Jonathan Butts is a retired Air Force officer and founder of QED Secure Solutions. He served as research director for the Air Force Center for Cyberspace Research at the Air Force Institute of Technology and was named the 2013 Air Force Officer Educator of the Year. Jonathan is the Committee Chair for the International Federation for Information Processing Working Group on Critical Infrastructure Protection and served as technical director for cyber security efforts supporting Presidential-directed projects. He has served as a representative to the Institute for Information Infrastructure Protection, advisor to the Cyber Security Education Consortium, and member of the DHS research and development joint working group. He has presented at prestigious security conferences around the world on various topics including critical infrastructure protection, malware analysis, protocol verification and operationalizing military actions in cyberspace. Jonathan has performed research and worked extensively with the Department of Defense, Department of Homeland Security, Department of Energy, National Security Agency, Central Intelligence Agency and U.S. Secret Service.