SASE At 5: The Present And Future Of Secure Access Service Edge

May 22, 2024 | Meydenbauer Center | 8:30 AM - 1:10 PM PDT

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Event Overview

Gartner coined secure access service edge five years ago, and ever since, SASE has transformed the cybersecurity landscape for numerous enterprises globally.

As the digital threat landscape continues to evolve, it becomes crucial to examine the current state of SASE. What lessons have mature enterprises learned from their SASE deployment journeys? What are the most prevalent use cases today, and how are SASE platform solutions influencing future cybersecurity strategies?

Register for this half-day live event to engage with experts, network with peers, and learn more about SASE and its implementation.

Discussion Topics:

  • Top five predictions and trends for SASE;
  • Redefining the journey to SASE and zero trust – optimizing the route to successful SASE adoption;
  • Hands-on workshop: Implementing SASE to protect the hybrid work environment.


Erwin Nazareno

Director, Systems Engineering, Fortinet

Divinesh Raniga

Systems Engineer, Fortinet

Zeki Turedi

Field CTO, Europe, CrowdStrike

Jamie Sarakinis

Senior Solutions Engineer, CrowdStrike

Jamie Sarakinis

Senior Solutions Engineer, CrowdStrike

Nachiket Joshi

Cloud Solution Architect, CrowdStrike


8:30 AM - 9:00 AM

Registration and Breakfast

9:00 AM - 9:05 AM​

Welcome Remarks

9:05 AM - 10:05 AM

SASE Outlook 2024: Top 5 Predictions and Trends

Join our [session] for an insightful exploration of the evolving landscape of secure access service edge (SASE) and discover our top 5 predictions for this year.

Our cybersecurity experts will:

  • Analyze the current market, upcoming trends, emerging technologies, and industry shifts to provide you with valuable insights into the future of SASE
  • Discuss how SASE is reshaping the cybersecurity industry
  • Show you how to gain a strategic advantage by using the upcoming enhancements in SASE and staying ahead in the ever-changing world of hybrid workforce security


Erwin Nazareno, Director, Systems Engineering, Fortinet


10:05 AM - 11:05 AM

Your SASE and Zero Trust Journey, Reimagined—Select the Fastest Path to your SASE Destination 

As organizations seek the fastest path to their SASE destination, this session is the only guide you’ll need, unraveling key strategies, insights, and practical considerations for using FortiSASE.

Join us on this expedition as we:

  • Redefine security architectures
  • Adapt to digital innovations, and
  • Pave the way for a future where trust is earned at every connection point.

Erwin Nazareno, Director, Systems Engineering, Fortinet

11:05 AM - 1:05 PM

Hands-On Workshop: Securing the Hybrid Workforce with SASE

This has widened the attack surface, complicating network, application, and resource security.

Secure Access Service Edge (SASE) architecture converges networking and security to provide secure access and connectivity to users anywhere. However, many cloud-delivered security solutions lack enterprise-grade protection for hybrid workforces and struggle to integrate with various network and security tools for consistent security and user experience everywhere.


In this workshop, you will learn how to:

  • Achieve Secure Internet Access (SIA) and Secure SaaS Access (SSA) for any user using FortiSASE
  • Set up Secure Private Access (SPA) to internal resources using FortiSASE
  • Use FortiSASE Universal ZTNA
  • View FortiSASE Logs and Reports

Divinesh Raniga, Systems Engineer, Fortinet

1:05 PM - 1:10 PM

Closing Note


Meydenbauer Center

11100 NE 6th Street, Bellevue, WA 98004