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Online Cybersecurity & Identity Summit

We connect people, technology & opportunity!

The Cybersecurity & Identity Summit (CIS) is an essential event for the Technology industry, providing leading-edge insight on cyber risk prevention and digital identity management. CIS is a forum designed to encourage business leaders and government policymakers to share ideas and concerns about cybersecurity, digital identity, and data protection with industry experts.

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Day 1  |  April 26 2021

8:30 – 9:00 Pre-Event Previews
9:00 – 9:15 MC Opening Event
9:15 – 10:00 Welcoming Remark

  • Min. Eric Caire, Min. of Digital Transformation of Quebec;
  • Mayor Jim Watson, City of Ottawa;
  • Mayor Maxime Pedneaud-Jobin, City of Gatineau;
  • Paul Wagner, Chief Technology Officer from the Treasury Board of Canada Secretariat, Government of Canada;
  • Murielle Laberge, rector, Université du Québec en Outaouais
  • John Roberts, Chief Information Security Officer and Chief Privacy Officer & Archivist, Ontario Ministry of Government and Consumer Services
10:00 – 10:30 Keynote – Title Sponsor – “Your game plan to help secure your organization in the digital world.”, by Theo Zafirakos, CISO Coach and Professional Services, Security Awareness Speaker, Terranova Security
10:30 – 10:40 Break
10:40 – 10:50 Panel Discussion Opening Presentation:

  • Joni Brennan, President, Digital ID & Authentication Council of Canada (DIACC)
10:50 – 11:30 Panel Discussion: Digital Identity

  • Moderator: Joni Brennan
  • Michael Goit, Director, Digital Identity, Office of the Chief Information Officer / Cybersecurity, Treasury Board of Canada Secretariat
  • John de Boer, Senior Director, Government Affairs and Public Policy, BlackBerry
  • Suraj Sudhakaran, Director Digital ID and Cloud Solutions, Thales
11:30 – 12:00 Live Q & A with Speakers
15:00 – 16:00 Ice-breaking pitch session by PROMPT
16:00 – 18:00 Virtual Networking Party

Day 2  |  April 27 2021

8:30 – 9:00 Pre-Event Previews
9:00 -9:20 “Third Party Cyber Risk Assessments”, by Eugene Ng – MNP
9:20-9:40 “Contemporary Considerations for Critical Infrastructure Cyber Security and Potential Solutions”,  By Roberto Mazzolin – RHEA Group
9:40-10:00 “Deepening fabric of Canadian Cybersecurity– understanding the infrastructure, threat trends, and how to make your organization (and household) part of the solution”, by Rob Williamson – CIRA
10:00-10:20 “Federated Identity Management with the help of Privileged Access Management” by Maurice Côté – Devolutions
10:20-10:30 Break
10:30-10:50 “Building a Case for Self-Sovereign Identity”, by George Watt, Converge
10:50-11:10 “A Proven Approach to Embed Security into Modern Application Development”, by Sheldon Lavallee & Stephen Gates (Checkmarx & ISA Security)
11:10-11:30 “For Networked Machines and Humans, “Identity” is the Only Perimeter Left” by Michael Thelander – Venafi
11:30-11:50 “Cyber attacks latest trends”, by Guillaume Clément, Partner, KPMG-Egyde Cybersecurity

Day 3  |  April 28 2021

8:30 – 9:00 Pre-Event Previews
9:00 – 9:20 Digital Trust in the Era of Digital Transformation, by Marisol Litalien (Hitachi Systems Security)
9:20 – 9:40 Cybersecurity: When you can’t win CHANGE the RULES, by Tim Kline (Noviflow)
9:40 – 10:00 Mobile Driver’s License and Digital Wallet Solutions, by Steve Purdy (Thales)
10:00 – 10:20 The Future of Cyber: Getting to Good Enough, by Kirk Hogan (Iceberg Networks)
10:20 – 10:30 Break
10:30 – 10:50 The Canadian Trade Commissioner Service – Your International Business Partner, by Rick Sudeyko (Canadian Trade Commissioner Service)
10:50 – 11:10 Transitioning Technology, by Eric Fournier (IDEaS-DND)
11:10 – 11:30 SANS Catalyst Community Courses – Training for Canadian Cybersecurity Professionals, by Rushmi Hasham (Roger Cybersecurity Catalysis)
11:30 – 11:50 Making Real the Transition to Digital ID, by Patrick Cormier (Digital Identity Laboratory of Canada)

Day 4  |  April 29 2021

Hall A Hall B Hall C
8:30 – 9:00 Pre-Event Previews
9:00 – 9:20 How To Create a Successful Security Awareness Program (Terranova Security) Cyberpandemic – trust nothing, verify everything (PCI – Leptyr) Building a Cyber Mobility Landscape of the Automotive Supply Chain (SHIELD, University of Windsor)
9:20 – 9:40 User security training without creating an HR disaster (CIRA) Open discussion – IDEaS Program (National Defence)
9:40 – 10:00 Enpowering your best line of defence (Beauceron) Managing Third-Party Risk (MNP) How to test, train, and protect your critical infrastructure using a Cyber range (RHEA Group)
10:00 – 10:20 What’s Machine Identity Management? (Venafi) The Converge Trust Platform and Integration to Mobile Digital (Converge) Services and Opportunities in the Japanese Market (Japan External Trade Organization – JETRO)
10:20 – 10:40 Centralizing remote access with Remote Desktop Manager (Devolutions) Cybersecurity: When you can’t win CHANGE the RULES (Noviflow) Let’s talk about your cybersecurity challenges (Intellisec Solutions)
10:40 – 11:00 It’s new! Attorneys actually doing cybersec. Puzzled… (IDtorney) OWASP API Security Top 10 (Checkmarx)
11:00 – 11:20 Best practices to implement Identity and Access Management for corporate IT projects (Incepta Solutions) Privacy Regulations: The Compliance Benefits in an International Context (Hitachi Systems Security) Government Relationship (Capital Hill Group)
11:20 – 11:40 Cyber attacks latest trends / Les cyberattaques : menaces et tendances (KPMG) Lokblok Zero Trust Ecosystem (Lokblok) The People’s Passport (Chase Rainwater)
11:40 – 12:00 Identity in the age of digital transformation (Digital Identity Laboratory of Canada) The Critical Role of Education and Skills Training in Cybersecurity (Willis College) The Future of Women in Cybersecurity (Women Cybersecurity Society)
12:00 – 12:20 Catalyst Cyber Range (Rogers Cybersecure Catalyst, Ryerson University)

Day 5  |  April 30 2021

8:45 – 9:00 Pre-Event Previews
9:00 – 9:30 How to talk to Government, by Matthew Conway (Capital Hill)
9:30 – 9:50 Collaboration for cybersecurity ecosystem growth and progress, by Tyson Johnson (CyberNB | CIPnet)
9:50 – 10:10 Cybersecure Canada, by Ernesto Forcadilla and Pascal Lemay (Innovation, Science and Economic Development Canada (ISED))
10:10 – 10:30 Introduction to the Canadian Centre for Cyber Security and the current cyber threat environment, by Alexandre Perussse (Canadian Centre for Cyber Security)
10:30 – 10:40 Pause
10:40 – 11:00 Ontario’s Innovative Cybersecurity Sector, Deborah Clark-Forster (Ministry of Economic Development, Job Creation and Trade, Ontario)
11:00 – 11:30 Closing Keynote – The power of Story Telling and how it can transform our cybersecurity awareness effort, by David Shipley (Beauceron Security)

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