Speakers

Frode Hommedal

 

Senior incident responder and analyst
Telenor

Frode Hommedal is a senior incident responder and analyst. He is currently head of incident response and security analytics at Telenor CERT ...

Roberto Martinez

 

Threat Intelligence Analyst
Royal Bank of Canada

Roberto Martinez is a Threat Intelligence Analyst working for the Royal Bank of Canada ...

Olivier Henchiri

 

Manager of IT Security
Privy Council Office

Olivier Henchiri has served in a variety of operational and advisory roles in the federal government in the areas of IT security ...

Master Warrant Officer Alex Arndt

 

Master Warrant Officer
The Canadian Armed Forces

Master Warrant Officer Alex Arndt is a 27-year veteran of the Canadian Army. His areas of expertise include Electronic Warfare ...

Jonathan Pulsifer

 

Security Engineer
Shopify

Jonathan is a Cloud Security Engineer at Shopify working on securing their new platform using Kubernetes on GKE. Previously, he was a SANS mentor, network defense instructor, and a team lead at the Canadian Forces Network Operations Centre in Ottawa. Find Jonathan on Twitter @JonPulsifer

Colonel Dave Yarker

 

Colonel
The Canadian Armed Forces

Colonel Dave Yarker joined the Canadian Forces in 1989, graduating from the Royal Military College of Canada, Kingston in 1993 ...

Andrew Hay

 

Co-Founder & Chief Technology Officer (CTO)
LEO Cyber Security

Andrew Hay is an information security industry veteran with close to 20 years of experience as a security practitioner, industry analyst, and executive...

John Pavelich

 

TSCM Practitioner and Systems Engineer
Spectral Guard Inc

John Pavelich has over 40 years of experience in the federal government and private sectors...

Dave McMahon

 

Computer Engineering
Clairvoyance Cyber Corp

Dave has an honours degree in computer engineering from the Royal Military College of Canada and has spent the last 35 years with the military, intelligence, security and privacy...

Collin Mulliner

 

Security Researcher and Software Engineer

Collin Mulliner is a security researcher and software engineer and spends most of his time working on mobile and smart phones...

Ken Kuehni

 

Senior Security Analyst
City of Ottawa

Ken spent 14 plus years working for Nortel Networks as a Senior Security Architect and lead multiple global initiatives across the many lines of businesses...

Mark Cunningham

 

Senior Security Analyst
City of Ottawa

Mark has invested 20 years with the City of Ottawa in the information technology field, the last 12 focused primarily on information security...

Ajay K. Sood

 

VP, Country Manager
Symantec Canada

With over 20 years of real-life, in-the-trenches business experience in the IT security space, Ajay is a seasoned veteran ...

John O'Connor

 

Global Head of Software Protection
Irdeto

John O’Connor is the Global Head of Software Protection and Principal Architect for Software Security Technology at Irdeto ...

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Ryan Kazanciyan

 

Chief Security Architect
Tanium

Ryan Kazanciyan is the Chief Security Architect for Tanium, and has thirteen years of experience...
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Recent News

October 19, 2017

The Communications Security Establishment (CSE) has been added to the rapidly growing list of presenters at the 2017 COUNTERMEASURE IT Security Conference. CSE has recently announced the launch of their open source AssemblyLine, which will be the focus of their presentation. For more information, click here.

September 13, 2017

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