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November 26th, Registration: 7:30 AM – 8:30 AM & Program: 8:30 AM – 4:00 PM
The Bram & Bluma Appel Salon, Toronto Reference Library – 789 Yonge Street, 2nd Floor, Toronto, ON

Time Details
8:45 am

Welcome and Introductions

Fawn Annan, President and Group Publisher, IT World Canada
Councillor Gary Crawford, Ward 36, Scarborough Southwest, City of Toronto
Blair Poetschke, Director, International Trade Branch, Ministry of Economic Development, Province of Ontario

Event Moderator: Omar Rashid, Microsoft
9:00 am

The Internet - Friend or Foe - Opening Keynote

Providing a global perspective on cyber-security and setting context for the balance of the day, Michael Geist will speak to issues such as privacy in a post-Snowden world and answer such questions as “Is the Internet a Zero Privacy Zone?”

Michael Geist, Canada Research Chair, Internet and E-commerce Law, University of Ottawa
9:45 am

And the Survey says ...

A look at current attitudes and practices.

Nick Galletto, Partner, National Leader, Technology Risk Solutions, Americas Security, Privacy and Resiliency Leader, Deloitte
Doug Cooke, Director of Engineering, McAfee Canada
10:30 am Coffee Break
10:50 am

Within the Canadian Context: Is Canada Ready?

An interactive panel discussion on the legal and regulatory framework within Canada and how Canadian government - federal, provincial and municipal - is helping us combat cyber-crime today and into the future.

Rob Meikle, CIO, City of Toronto
Ritesh Kotak, Operation Reboot, Toronto Police Service
Wesley Wark, Ph.D, Visiting Professor, Graduate School of Public and International Affairs, University of Ottawa
Stephen McCammon, Legal Counsel at Office of the Ontario Information and Privacy Commissioner

Andy Papadopoulos, President, Navantis

11:45 am

Managing Cyber Risks: Approaches to Address Uncertainty – Luncheon Keynote

Angela McKay, Director, Cyber Security Policy and Strategy, Global Security Strategy and Diplomacy, Microsoft – Advisor to Obama’s Administration

During this presentation, Angela McKay will discuss the how the global computing ecosystem and cyber threats are evolving, and the different ways government and industry leaders around the world are thinking about addressing cyber security challenges.  She will also provide pragmatic approaches and highlight opportunities to help organizations manage cyber risks in this highly dynamic environment.
1:40 pm

How Prepared is Business? Assessing the Risks and Challenges

This cross-industry panel will discuss cyber-security scenarios faced by organizations today, how they are assessing threats and how they are coping. Specific challenges to telecommunications, e-health and financial services will be explored — from using the cloud and mobile devices through to how entities are currently managing risks, meeting increased compliance obligations and adapting new behaviours.

Pete Deacon, Business Development Strategist, BLACKIRON Data

Kevvie Fowler, Partner, Advisory Services, Forensic, KPMG
Greg Thompson, Vice President, Enterprise Security Services & Deputy Chief Information Security Officer, Scotiabank
Daniel Tobok, Managing Director, Digital Forensics, TELUS Security Solutions
Jeff Curtis, Chief Privacy Officer Sunnybrook Hospital
2:45 pm

The Big ‘So What?’ : Staying Ahead of the Risks.

The cyber-world has drastically altered how we conduct business bringing with it increased fiduciary responsibilities and requiring new governance models and risk management frameworks. This panel will discuss some of the best practices and solutions to counter cyber-crime and explore the steps entities can take to achieve a state of preparedness: mitigating risks known and unknown.

Nick Galletto, Partner, National Leader, Technology Risk Solutions, Americas Security, Privacy and Resiliency, Deloitte

Paul Weatherhead, Vice President and CTO, Digital Boundary
Greg Eskins, Senior Vice President, Financial Institutions and Professional Services Practice, Marsh Canada
Doug Cooke, Director of Engineering, McAfee Canada
Andy Papadopoulos, President, Navantis
3:45 pm – 4:00 pm Wrap up and Close

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