Per Thorsheim is the Chief Security Officer of Nordic Choice Hotels, a Scandinavian hotel chain with ~200 hotels in 6 countries and approximately 16,500 employees. He is the founder and organizer of PasswordsCon, the worlds first & only conference dedicated to passwords and digital authentication. He has been researching passwords for the past 19 years, and he claims to know your next password. He speaks frequently at conferences, and has been quoted in media worldwide as a subject matter expert. He has been nominated & received several awards for his contributions to infosecurity worldwide.