Speaking Engagements

Deb Radcliff is a sought-after speaker, podcaster, and keynoter who is well-versed on a variety of cybersecurity and cybercrime topics. She’s currently researching and discussing the threat impacts of AI, deep fakes, quantum computing, software supply chain, open source, smart systems including drones, aerospace systems, and autonomous automobiles. As she does so, she delineates the differences between information war, cyber war, and electronic warfare. She helps security and layman alike understand our over reliance on technology and the potential for abuse. She speaks to corporate business units, security teams, developers, and the C-Suite about emerging standards and technologies to combat large-scale cyberthreats. She is frequently invited to bring books for signing at conference booths, and her brand and reputation drive large audiences from these demographics to her speaking events.

  • The Future of AI with Deb Radcliff, TechStrong.TV, January 2024; Deb is interviewed by Alan Shimmel about starting as a cybercrime reporter in the 90's after being diagnosed with a fatal illness and becoming a single mom.
  • Starting the Cybercrime Beat, SharkBite Biz, November 2023
  • Introducing “From Chaos to Order: Book III of the Breaking Backbones Hacker Trilogy,” Beyond50 Radio, October 2023
  • Regularly featured on Speak Up Talk Radio: www.speakuptalkradio.com/debradcliff
  • Deb discusses how software developers play a central role in book 2 of the Breaking Backbones Hacker Trilogy on the Agile Agent show. - September 7, 2023
  • Deb answers questions about brain implants, AI, and her thriller series on the HACKERverse Show. - May 26, 2023
  • Deb Radcliff gives Keynote at popular UniCon conference - April 14, 2023
  • Featured in Heart Of Hollywood Magazine: "From Cybercrime Reporter to Cyberthriller Author" - April 10, 2023
  • Featured on Beyond50 Radio Show: The dangers of Chat GPT - April 6, 2023
  • Deb Radcliff on Look Left podcast reviews book 2 plot (small spoilers), and then talks ransomware and CISO's under fire. - January 12, 2023
  • Beyond50 Radio Show: Fair Warning! We talk about how Elon Musk is positioned similarly to GlobeCom, the fictional company in my hacker thriller trilogy that owns the network (think Starlink), the social media (Twitter), and the human chip implants (think Neuralink). - November 25, 2022
  • ITSPMagazine: How reality drives fiction drives reality - October 21, 2022
  • Breaking Backbones: Information is Power, featured in Dark Reading's summer thriller reading list. - July 27, 2022
  • In this podcast, cyber icon G. Mark Hardy interviews Deb about old-school journalism, checks and balances, and how she created her cyber thriller series to emulate the hackers, cybercops and CISO's she's met in her career. - May 29, 2022
  • Breaking Backbones featured in ReadingandWriting podcast with Jeff Rutherford. - April 24, 2022
  • Beyond50: We talk about ethical hacking and how hackers helped shape my cyber thriller series - November 1, 2021
  • AuthorityMagazine pulled a lot of good stories out of me in its expert focus interview, about how I jumped from cybercrime journalist to fiction author and thought leader. Read it here- November 1, 2021
  • Deb's video interview with Kate Stewart, VP of dependable embedded systems at the Linux Foundation. - October 21, 2021
  • Deb Radcliff interviews with The Author's Show. - October 14, 2021
  • In Security Weekly, Deb talks about penning a Cyber Thriller - ESW #240. Watch on YouTube - August 25, 2021
  • Microchipping Humans and Breaking Backbones - A Conversation With Cyber-Thriller Author Deb Radcliff and Your Everyday Cyber With Limor Kessem And Diana Kelley - June 17th, 2021
  • Tech. Strong. Women., Ep 6. An all women panel on women in the industry and how I came careening into the cyber realm and learned most of what I know from gray hat #hackers. - June 13, 2021
  • Cybercrime reporting was my beat for 25+ years, ITSP Magazine. In this video, I explain how those experiences translated into my cyberthriller, Breaking Backbones: Information is Power (only 14 mins) June 8, 2021
  • In this videocast from RSA's Broadcast Alley, Deb talks about how she formed the characters in her cyber thriller novel from hackers, cybercops and security pro's that she's met and worked with in real life. - May 18, 2021
  • Deb talks with Ron Gula of CyberFiction Podcast about how she translated her experiences as a cybercrime reporter into a cyber thriller fiction series! - May 4, 2021
  • Deb Radcliff talks supply chain security on this Secure Dynamics panelcast:

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