David Houlding MSc, CISSP, CIPP


David Houlding is the Healthcare Privacy and Security Lead at Intel Health and Life Sciences, with more than 23 years of experience in healthcare, privacy and security, and enterprise architecture. His responsibilities include privacy and security leadership for the healthcare and life science industry globally. In this role David leads healthcare security and privacy research through to defining strategy, roadmaps, reference architectures, solution incubation, prototypes, pilots, and sales and marketing field support for the Health and Life Sciences (HLS) sector. This involves extensive engagement with key healthcare customers and partners, providing guidance on best practices to manage risk and how technologies can help in a holistic approach, and catalyzing new opportunities for Intel and partners to add value in the HLS sector. Extensive thought leadership through industry collaborations, publication, social media, and public speaking. David has also held other positions at Intel including Senior Privacy and Security Researcher at Intel Labs. Prior David was the Chief Architect of Perot Systems Healthcare Payer Systems.

With several patents granted by the USPTO, David has a proven track record for innovation. David is a CISSP (Certified Information Systems Security Professional), a CIPP (Certified Information Privacy Professional), and has a Master of Applied Science in Data Compression and Digital Signal Processing from Simon Fraser University, British Columbia, Canada. David has presented keynotes and sessions, and participated in panel discussions at numerous major industry conferences including IAPP Privacy Academy, Privacy Identity Innovation, HIMSS, mHealth Summit, Strata Rx, HealthTech NextGeneration, InfoSec, NIST HIPAA Security Conference, iHT2 Health IT Summit, NIST Security Automation Conference, Enterprise Architecture Practitioners Conferences, Innovation Insights, and several other conferences. He has published and contributed to numerous articles in major trade journals including Privacy Advisor, VentureBeat, Healthcare Info Security, Healthcare Technology Online and Dr. Dobb’s Journal. David has also made contributions to book publications including XML Unleashed, and has been interviewed for newspaper and other articles.


David will be speaking on the Information Security Panel on Thursday, September 15th @ 9:30am.