Technicity 2013 : Focus on Cyber Security

December 7, 2016 • 8:00 am - 3:30 pm

St James Cathedral Centre, 65 Church St., Toronto

Featured Keynotes

The Internet, Friend or Foe
Dr. Michael Geist
Canada Research Chair in Internet and E-commerce Law, University of Ottawa
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Managing Cyber Risks: Approaches to Address Uncertainty
Angela McKay
Director, Cyber Security Policy and Strategy, Global Security Strategy and Diplomacy, Microsoft – Advisor to Obama’s Administration
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Focus on Cyber Security – Technicity 2013 brings together leading professionals to share insights and foster a sharing of challenges and solutions. This one day conference/think-tank explores the cyber security issues from global and Canadian perspectives. It drills down into business imperatives and the risk management framework needed for companies to be prepared and effectively address the cyber security challenge.

Content is relevant for senior executives – CIOs, CEOs, CFOs, Chief Security Officers, and executives whose accountabilities include risk management and governance.

Participate in interactive discussions, share viewpoints, and learn about current trends, best practices, and what needs to change. Delve into what steps your business can take to counter cyber risks.

The Internet: Friend or Foe
 

Michael Geist
Canada Research Chair
Internet and E-commerce Law
University of Ottawa
(Opening Keynote)

Managing Cyber Risks: Approaches to Address Uncertainty

Angela McKay
Director, Cyber Security Policy and
Strategy, Global Security Strategy and
Diplomacy, Microsoft – Advisor to
Obama's Administration
(Luncheon Keynote)

Opening Remarks


Omar Rashid
Microsoft Canada
(Conference Moderator)

Fawn Annan
President
IT World Canada

Councillor Gary Crawford
Ward 36
Scarborugh Southwest

Blair Poetschke
Director, International Trade Branch Ministry of Economic Development Province of Ontario

Within the Canadian Context: Is Canada Ready?


Andy Papadopoulos
President
Navantis

Ritesh Kotak
Operation Reboot
Toronto Police Service

Stephen McCammon
Legal Counsel
Office of the Ontario Information and Privacy Commissioner

Rob Meikle
CIO
City of Toronto

Wesley Wark, Ph.D
Visiting Professor
Graduate School of Public and International Affairs, University of Ottawa

How Prepared is Business? Assessing the Risks and Challenges


Pete Deacon
Business Development Strategist
BlackIron Data
(Faciliator)

Kevvie Fowler
Partner, Forensic Advisory Services
KPMG LLP

Daniel Tobok
Managing Director, Digital Forensics
TELUS Security Solutions

Jeff Curtis
Chief Privacy Officer
Sunnybrook Hospital

Greg Thompson
Vice President
Enterprise Security Services and Deputy Information Security Officer, ScotiaBank

The Big "So What": Staying Ahead of the Risks


Nick Galletto
Partner, National Leader
Technology Risk Solutions Americas Security, Privacy, and Resiliency, Deloitte LLP
(Facilitator)

Doug Cooke
Director of Engineering
McAfee Canada

Paul Weatherhead
Vice President and CTO
Digital Boundary

Greg Eskins
Senior Vice President
Financial Institutions and Professional Services Practice
Marsh Canada
 

Andy Papadopoulos
President
Navantis
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.

Panelists:
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

Facilitator:
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.

Facilitator:
Pete Deacon, Business Development Strategist, BLACKIRON Data

Panelists:
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.

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

Panelists:
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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