Speaker details

Alex Weinert

Director of Identity Security


Alex is the Director of Identity Security at Microsoft. Billions of users sign in to millions of apps almost 20B times a day on our identity platform; the Identity Security team protects them from unauthorized access, account takeover, and abuse. If you have signed into Xbox, Skype, Outlook, Office 365, Azure, any number of our B2C sites or organizations using Azure AD, we’re the team standing between you and the hackers. In addition to detection, investigation, and response, ISP delivers Azure AD Identity Protection, Conditional Access, Multi-Factor-Authentication, and the Microsoft Authenticator app, as well as a host of enterprise and consumer account defense systems. Prior to his current role, Alex previously served in a variety of engineering and product management roles on products such as MSN, Visual Studio, Xbox, and Identity-related products like AD and FIM. Outside of work, Alex is passionate about interfacing with various humans, making stuff, sailing, and music.


Date Title

European Identity and Cloud Conference 2022

May 11, 2022
We’re Gonna Need an even Bigger Boat: How Pervasive Digital Transformation, Nation State Actors, and Open Code Repositories Mandate a Reinvention of Identity

European Identity & Cloud Conference 2019

May 14, 2019
AI – Myths, Reality and Challenges
Artificial Intelligence & Machine Learning in Cybersecurity 101
May 14, 2019
Panel: Tower Defense, Identity Edition: Zero Trust, Machine Learning, MFA & Passwordless - How to Prevent your Customers & Employees from Falling Victim to Hackers

European Identity & Cloud Conference 2018

May 16, 2018
CIAM Best Practice
Defending Your CIAM from Current Threats