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Big Data Brings Big Risk for Canadians, But Also Big Opportunity

November 22nd, 2018

The world is more connected than ever, and the global economy is changing in a fundamental way. The former business model based on the production, transportation and sale of tangible goods has been dominated by a new model based on the ownership of intangibles like intellectual property and data and capturing the returns on those […]

Keith Jansa - Vice President, Standards and Innovation, CIO Strategy Council

Keith leads the CIO Strategy Council’s standards work and provides executive leadership in helping to match nascent Canadian innovations with corresponding needs on the demand side. With 10+ years of industry experience, Keith brings strategic insight, leadership and depth of expertise to the CIO Strategy Council, delivering strategic value to the membership in the adoption […]

It’s time to check our privacy settings

February 14th, 2018

BC is home to some of the most cutting edge genomics technology, research and clinical activities in the world. There is, however, an increasingly urgent need to share and aggregate genomics data to maximize the possibilities of this exceptional cluster. In research and clinical settings there is a huge amount of genomics data being generated […]

Dr. Catalina Lopez-Correa - Chief Scientific Officer & Vice-President Sectors, Genome BC

In January 2016, Dr. Catalina Lopez-Correa joined Genome BC as Vice President, Sector Development and CSO. With over 18 years of international experience in both the academic and private sectors, Dr. Lopez-Correa brings her deep understanding of genomics to the Genome BC leadership team. Dr. Lopez-Correa holds an MD from UPB University in Colombia, a […]

Building a Cloud-Specific Incident Response Plan

December 20th, 2017

In order for your organization to be prepared before a security event occurs, there are unique security visibility, and automation controls that AWS provides. Incident response does not only have to be reactive. With the cloud, your ability to proactively detect, react, and recover can be easier, faster, cheaper, and more effective. What is an […]

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The key to effective information security? It starts and ends with company security culture.

November 2nd, 2017

As an information security professional, one of the most important areas that I invest in when working for an organization is building the corporate security culture. The culture begins with you: be transparent, be passionate about security, speak about the security initiatives at company meetings or provide recurring security awareness talks at lunch. The grass-roots […]

Dominic Vogel - Chief Security Strategist, Cyber.SC

Dominic Vogel holds a proven track record within cyber security across multitude of industries including financial services, logistics, transportation, healthcare, government, telecommunications, and critical infrastructure. Dominic has a wide-range of experience overseeing dozens of projects including security strategy development, data and policy development, application security, endpoint and threat management. Dominic actively participates in the security […]

19th Annual Privacy & Security Conference: A Dedication to Joseph Alhadeff

August 21st, 2017

Joseph Alhadeff, a wonderful man and brilliant privacy expert, passed away in May 2017 at the age of 57. Many of you will remember Joe as he has graced the stages of the Privacy & Security Conference for almost all of its past 18 years. Most recently VP for Global Public Policy and Chief Privacy Officer […]

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