Tuesday, September 21, 2021

CANADA’S NEWEST, MOST HANDS-ON CYBERSECURITY CONFERENCE

OCTOBER 5-7, 2021
12:00 PM - 1:40 PM (ET)

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The Format

MapleSEC is a unique Canadian cybersecurity conference with three daily 100-minute sessions, each focused on a different aspect of cybersecurity.

Why you need to attend

MapleSEC 2021 brings together industry, non-profits, government, and agencies to share practical tips and information that help make us all stronger in the application of cybersecurity.

Who Should Attend?

CIOs
CISOs
Directors and Managers in IT
Business Users and Management
Marketing Professionals
IT Executive Leadership
Business Executive Leadership

PROGRAM OVERVIEW

DAY 1
OCT 5, 2021

Standing On Guard

DAY 2
OCT 6, 2021

Building Resilience

DAY 3
OCT 7, 2021

Privacy and Governance

AGENDA
Oct. 5 - Oct. 7 2021

12:00 PM - 1:40 PM (ET)

MapleSEC is a unique Canadian cybersecurity conference with three daily 100-minute sessions, each focused on a different aspect of cybersecurity.

Day 1Day 2Day 3

TUESDAY OCT 5

Emcee for the Day: Brennen Schmidt, Cybersecurity Author 

Opening Remarks

Byron Holland, President & CEO, CIRA

Panel

Threatscape 2023 and Beyond: AI, Deep Fakes and Other Unexpected Challenges

Daily Quiz

Sponsored by Citrix

Panel

Preparing Against Third Party Attacks: Lessons Learned During 2021

Panelists
Dinah Davis, Vice President R&D, Arctic Wolf Networks

WEDNESDAY OCT 6

Emcee for the Day: Cat Coode, Data Privacy Expert, Binary Tattoo

Opening Remarks

Mark Gaudet, Business Development Manager, CIRA

Presentation

How to Reduce Threats and Make Your Life Easier

Three Cybersecurity Behaviours to Instill in Employees
Erin Hutchison, Product Marketing Manager, Cybersecurity

Panel

Zero Trust:  The new approach to security

Moderator
Jonathan Nguyen-Duy, Vice President, Global Field CISO, Fortinet

Workshop (Choose One)

Zero Trust: Your Questions Answered

Peter Newton, Senior Director Product Marketing, Fortinet

OR 

What’s Changing in Cybersecurity Insurance?

Mikel Pearce, Lawyer, Strigberger Brown Armstrong LLP

Daily Quiz
Sponsored by ESET 

Presentation

Self-Learning AI: Redefining Enterprise Security  

In this new era of cyber-threat, characterized by both slow and stealthy attacks and rapid, automated campaigns, the challenge has gone beyond one that is human-scalable. In this session learn about today’s autonomous, self-learning defenses. The Darktrace presentation is followed by a live Q&A. Have your questions ready.

1:40 Closing Remarks 

THURSDAY OCT 7

Emcee for the Day: Jim Love, CIO, ITWC

Opening Remarks

Tanya O'Callaghan, Vice President, Community Investment, Policy and Advocacy, CIRA   

Presentation

Privacy and the Pandemic

Ann Cavoukian, Executive Director, Global Privacy & Security by Design Centre

Presentation

GDPR : Three Years Later: Who cares?

Vanessa Henri, Lawyer, Fasken

Daily Quiz

Sponsored by Watserv

Presentation

How to Measure Risk

Voluntary NIST frameworks have been the basis of cybersecurity policy for more than a decade, but many organizations don’t understand them - or many of the other available measurement models. In this session learn how NIST can give visibility into your vulnerabilities.

Jeff Gardiner, Executive Cybersecurity Consultant, Gardiner Consulting

Presentation

Cybersecurity Assessments: Do you want to look good or be good?

Terry Cutler, Founder, CEO, Cyology Labs

Live Workshops (Choose One)

Applying the NIST Framework: A Hypothetical Case Study

Jeff Gardiner, Executive Cybersecurity Consultant, Gardiner Consulting

Presentation

What You Need to Know Today to Prepare for Tomorrow

Conference Close

SPEAKERS

Dr. Ann Cavoukian
Executive Director,  Global Privacy & Security by Design Centre

Terry Cutler
Founder & CEO, Cyology Labs Inc

Mark Gaudet
General Manager, CIRA Cybersecurity and DNS

Byron Holland
President & CEO, CIRA

Jim Love

Jim Love
CIO, ITWC

Tanya O’Callaghan
VP, community Investment, Policy and Advocacy, CIRA

Dinah Davis
VP R&D Artic Wolf Networks

Vanessa Henri

Vanessa Henri
Lawyer, Fasken

Erin Hutchison
Product Marketing Manager, Cybersecurity, CIRA

Cat Coode
Data Privacy Expert, Binary Tattoo

Ali Hirji
Lead AI & Cybersecurity, Durham College

Jennifer Fernick
SVP & Global Head of Research, NCC Group

Andrea Knoblauch
Solutions Architect, Security, Softchoice

Kimberley St. Pierre
Director of Strategic Accounts, Tanium

Dr. Hadis Karimpour
Associate Professor, Chair in Secure and Reliable Networked Engineering Systems University of Calgary

Cara Wolf
CEO, Ammolite Analytx

Eman Hammad
Cybersecurity Researcher, PwC Alumni

Nabil Zoldjalali
Director of Cloud Security

ARCHIVES

Past Maplesec Events available on-Demand (Registration is Required)

FEB
25, 2021

NEW THREATS & RESPONSES

MAY
11, 2021

LEARNING & TRAINING

AUG
5, 2021

SECURITY & AI

SPEAKERS

Jim Love

CIO, ITWC

Kelvin Coleman

Executive Director, National Cybersecurity Alliance

Lise Lapointe

CEO, Terranova Security

 

Theo Zafirakos

CISO, Terranova Security