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On August 22nd, 100 InfoSec Leaders walk into a collaboration attended by the largest enterprises and brands within Toronto; a day of thought-leading exchange as we examine directions from within the Office of the CISO; all under the umbrella of riveting keynotes, revealing panels, engaging round-tables and unparalleled networking.

WHAT TO EXPECT...

A day of intimate collaboration

We’ve gathered 100 leading CISOs and InfoSec strategists from the biggest brands and largest enterprises under one roof for one day - this is true #CISOcollaboration.

Located in the heart of Toronto

Toronto is home to some of the countries top Infosec leaders so we picked this beautiful city to house our #CISOcollaboration. 

Today's conversations will be over a Michelin lunch and exquisite cocktails.

Epicurean Lunch & World Cocktails

By hand picking our invitees we were able to engineer an audience of top Infosec leaders from a diverse range of industries - we've created a true melting pot of insight.

By invitation-only

Hotel Fairmont Royal York

CISOtoronto on August 22nd, 2019 is proudly hosted at Hotel Fairmont Royal York in the heart of Toronto.

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Frequently Asked Questions

How can I get to the venue?

FREE Uber passes are on us or take Valet at NO cost.

Being a closed-door event of 100 leaders that were specifically invited there is NO fee to attend.

Is there a FEE?

Are there any speaking opportunities?

If you would like to be considered for seat on one of the panels
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Can I refer a colleague?

All referrals must be approved by our event producer. Simply
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OUR SPONSORS

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EVENT ADDRESS

Hotel Fairmont Royal York
100 Front St W, Toronto ON M5J 1E3
Time: 9:30 to 5:00

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Every year at secureCISO we explore directions from within the Office of the CISO; are these leaders detect or mitigate? Through these discussions, we're able to understand their direction and identify industry trends. By pairing our audience with a selection of industry innovators on the edge of product and solution development for the enterprise we're able to incubate true thought-leaders with actionable technology. From leading blue-chips like HP Security, IBM and Symantec to newly funded start-ups this is where we gather the latest and greatest insight.

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EXHIBITORS

Thursday,  August 22nd, 2019

9:30 AM - 5:00 PM

Insight leaders... 

MODERATOR & CHAIR

Macario Gallegos

(Present)

World renowned thought-leaders take stage at CIOsynergy; those who have walked the line from concept to reality. From the founders the of the most disruptive companies of our time to the CEO's that have soared revenues and market share through the adoption and support of innovative cultures... These are the CIOsynergy thought-leaders that breed conversations that just don't happen within the confines of the office .

Here CISO's take stage to discuss the clear and present danger today’s enterprises face; a discussion that goes beyond the textbook and reveals the real paths, strategies, and directions of these leaders that defend against the unknown.

The CISOpanel

The PredictionsPanel

These CISO’s are tasked like all in the field of safeguard the enterprise from today’s known threats, but also Predict unknown future vulnerabilities. Here we give our prediction panel an opportunity to look into their crystal ball and advance us insight into what they believe next year’s threats are homing in on; whether it’s mobile, cloud, application or social hacking, here we will crown our next #ITpsychic

VP, IT Governance & Global Programs, Essilor

Jenny Stanley

Stephenie Stone

CIO, M+W Group

Cathy McElroy

Vice President of Information Technology, ClubCorp

Sonya Bridges

AVP, Information Technology Services, Dallas Fort Worth International Airport

Diane Holmes

Information Technology Director/CIO, City of Carrollton

The WITpanel

" If we do not share our stories and shine a sight on inequities, things will not change. " - Ellen Pao
 Fostering the next generation of Women in Technology; hear their stories of leadership and diversity.

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Past Panelists

Past Panelists

Past Panelists

Judith Wunschik

CISO, ING-DiBa 

Head of Cyber Security, Telefónica Germany 

Oran Hollander

Marcel Reifenberger

CISO, CANCOM SE

Markus Braendle

SVP, Head of Cyber Security, Airbus CyberSecurity

Regional Information Security & Data Privacy Officer - EMEA , Texas Instruments

Ali Baccouche

Gerrit Schroeder

Information Security and Risk Officer, Noris network AG

Information Technology Section Head, European Patent Office 

Mihail Tzekov

Here CISOs take stage to discuss the clear and present danger today’s enterprises face; a discussion that goes beyond the textbook and reveals the real paths, strategies, and directions of these leaders that defend against the unknown.

The #CISOpanel 

The #PredictionsPanel

These CISOs are tasked like all in the field of safeguard the enterprise from today’s known threats, but also Predict unknown future vulnerabilities. Here we give our prediction panel an opportunity to look into their crystal ball and advance us insight into what they believe next year’s threats are homing in on; whether it’s mobile, cloud, application or social hacking, here we will crown our next #ITpsychic

Steve Hawkins

CISO & SVP, Global Technology Services, Scotiabank

VP Information Security, CISO, Brookfield Asset Management 

Zaki Abbas

Bobby Singh

CISO/CTO, Toronto Stock Exchange

CISO, Loyalty One

Sandra Liepkalns

Jason Barr

CIO/CISO, Aptean

Ben Sapiro

Global CISO, Great-West Life

Samprati Vishal

CISO, Grand River Hospital

Alan McDermott

AVP, Information Security & Technical Risk (CISO) Economical Insurance 

VP of Information Security and Risk Management, KUBRA Data Transfer Ltd

Tushar Chandgothia

Kristofer Laxdal

CISO, Prophix Software Inc

Satyam Patel

CISO, CSA Group

Mario Morel

Head of Cyber Security, IAMGOLD

Julie Kroll

Sr Manager Policies & Standards, Bank of Montreal

The Schedule

Registration

Check-in, grab a coffee and prepare for a day of collaboration, today's discussions start in the CISOlounge where you'll join Toronto's leading ITSecurity strategists.

6 Top CISOs take stage to predict the next big threat. Will our vulnerabilities be mobile, web, cloud, application or endpoint? Which prediction will crown our #ITpsychic.  

The Predictions Panel

Tushar Chandgothia, VP of Information Security and Risk Management, KUBRA Data Transfer Ltd

Alan McDermott, AVP, Information Security & Technical Risk (CISO), Economical Insurance

Kristofer Laxdal, CISO, Prophix Software Inc

Satyam Patel, CISO, CSA Group

Mario Morel, Head of Cyber Security, IAMGOLD

Julie Kroll, Sr Manager Policies & Standards, Bank of Montreal

Setting the Tone

Moderator Scott Shuster sets the tone for a day of intimate collaboration as he welcomes Toronto's top InfoSec leaders.

More than a cocktail reception these are the connections that add light to daily decisions made. Conversations with colleagues and peers in the CISOlounge under the umbrella of the latest technologies and visionaries behind them.

Retreat to the CISOlounge

Leaders Lunch

Connecting the dots at CISOToronto; this epicurean lunch is the foundation for today's relationship building.

CISOs on the panel take stage to reveal directions from within the Office of the CISO, We'll find out in this investigative discussion that goes beyond the successes to pin-point hurdles, strategies, best-practices and those ever important lessons learned.

The CISOpanel

Steve Hawkins, CISO & SVP, Global Technology Services, Scotiabank

Zaki Abbas, VP Information Security, CISO, Brookfield Asset Management

Bobby Singh, CISO/CTO, Toronto Stock Exchange

Sandra Liepkalns, CISO, Loyalty One

Jason Barr, CIO/CISO, Aptean

Ben Sapiro, Global CISO, Great-West Life

Samprati Vishal, CISO, Grand River Hospital

The WITpanel

Fostering the next generation of Women In Technology, our WITpanel share their journeys through mentor-ship & leadership development. Join us as we walk the line with these defenders of the digital enterprise as they seek gender balance within their organizations by sharing their paths, tactics, and hurdles. 

Monika Tamber, Information Security Officer, BMO Financial Group

Susan Welstead, Director, Education & Awareness. Enterprise Security & Risk Services, CIBC

Magda Hewryk, Manager, Cybersecurity, Risk & IAM, City of Brampton

Sharmila Sivasankaran, Director, Security, Quality and Compliance, Klick

Michelle Moore, Director Information Technology Security and Project Management, Humber College

Stephanie Copp, VP Global Leader, Technology Risk Mgt and Info. Risk Officer for Global Wealth & Asset Mgt, Manulife Financial

Grab a coffee while touring the latest enterprise innovation our sponsors have to offer.

Retreat to the CISOlounge

Sweet Collaboration

Round-tables congregate over dessert; nothing makes more sense of InfoSec roadmaps than stories of ROI, it's battles and game plans over dessert.

Thursday, August 22nd 2019  /  9:30 AM - 5:00 PM

#CISOdraw

We know nfoSec folks love gadgets that's why you'll love the CISOdraw. Our sponsors have put forth a compilation of great giveaways; from Apple's latest to Amazon's voice automation and even weekend getaways at BMW driving schools. At secureCISO we’ve seen it ALL, but are always taken back as they get better and better.

A Fireside of Insight 

Fireside Chat with the insight and knowledge to help shape trending maneuver from within the CISOs office.

A Fireside of Insight

Fireside Chat with the insight and knowledge to help shape trending maneuver from within the CISOs office.

Keynote by...

We partner secureCISO events with renowned keynotes that have pushed the limits of their profession to shape the future. Renowned founders, game changing CEO's, and tomorrow's futurists from the world's largest brands who share insights with the office of the CISO.

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The #WITpanel

" If we do not share our stories and shine a sight on inequalities, things will not change. " - Ellen Pao
 Fostering the next generation of Women in Technology; hear their stories of leadership and diversity.

Information Security Officer, BMO Financial Group

Monika Tamber

Susan Welstead

Director, Education & Awareness. Enterprise Security & Risk Services, CIBC

Sharmila Sivasankaran

Director, Security, Quality and Compliance, Klick

Magda Hewryk

Manager, Cybersecurity, Risk & IAM, City of Brampton

Michelle Moore

Director Information Technology Security and Project Management, Humber College

Stephanie Copp

VP Global Leader, Technology Risk Management and Information Risk Officer for Global Wealth and Asset Management, Manulife Financial

Hotel Fairmont Royal York