Protection Starts with People

Join Us at Our Premier Customer Event

Innovation. Education. Inspiration.

Join us at Proofpoint Protect 2019, our premier annual customer event. You’ll engage with hundreds of other Proofpoint customers for two days of innovative thought leadership, networking and learning. Top industry experts will share best practices to help you prevent, defend against, and respond to today’s most challenging cybersecurity threats. You’ll learn about our unique people-centered approach to security, and you’ll leave inspired, with a solid action plan to enhance your security defenses.

Expert Advice

Hear from top industry experts, and get actionable insight on emerging trends.

Peer Perspectives

Make new connections, and learn how others overcome similar challenges.

Interactive Learning

See firsthand how to protect, defend against, and respond to cyber attacks.


Get energized and leave with a solid action plan to protect your organization.



Gary Steele

CEO, Proofpoint

Gary Steele is founding CEO of Proofpoint. With more than 30 years of technology industry experience, he directs a global workforce of 2,000+ employees to protect people, data and brands from advanced threats and compliance risks.


Ryan Kalember

EVP of Cybersecurity Strategy, Proofpoint

With over 15-years of experience in the information security industry, Ryan currently leads cybersecurity strategy for Proofpoint and is a sought-out expert for media commentary on breaches and best practices for enterprises as well as consumers.


Sherrod DeGrippo

Director of Emerging Threats, Proofpoint

Sherrod DeGrippo is the director of Emerging Threats for Proofpoint, Inc. She leads a worldwide malware research team to advance Proofpoint threat intelligence and keep organizations safe from cyberattacks.



40+ Technical Sessions

Get in-depth knowledge in key areas and participate in best-practices breakouts. Tracks include IT | Messaging | Cloud, Security, Industry, Legal and Compliance, and Technical.

Hands-On Workshops

Explore our products and better understand key security topics, such as email fraud and Microsoft Office 365, in our interactive workshops.


Connect with your peers and make new contacts. Get to know the Proofpoint team and our industry experts. Interact throughout the event, and network after hours at our cocktail reception.