Speakers

 

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. During his tenure at Nortel he acquired international experience in Incident Response starting off in the days of Code Red, Nimda, and SQL Slammer. Over the years Ken honed his Incident Command skills managing events as they spread from Asia Pac, across to the UK and then over to North America. Ken further established his abilities as a security professional by attaining his CISSP, CISM, and CRISC certifications. In 2011, the time came to move when Nortel ceased operations and Ken set his sights in the direction of the City of Ottawa. Now 5 plus years later, working with the City as a Senior Security Analyst, Ken is also a Computer Incident Commander and co-author of the City’s new Computer Emergency Response Plan.

Recent News

November 6, 2017

We are very please to welcome Chris Anderson as our guest MC for the third track of talks. Mr. Anderson has 30+ years of professional and corporate experience in financial services, telecommunications and the public sector in Business and IT Governance, Risk, Assurance and Compliance.

November 24, 2017

COUNTERMEASURE 2017 welcomed over 300 participants to discuss key topics in public sector IT security.  We have posted most of the presentation slides here, and two of our most talked about presentations are now available on our YouTube channel.  

Kelly Shortridge - The Red Pill of Resilience

Frode Hommedal - The Cyber Threat Intelligence Matrix: Taking the Red Pill of Attacker Eviction

Cancellation Policy

Substitutions can be made at any time. Unfortunately we cannot refund registration fees. Each course is subject to a minimum number of students. In the unlikely event that a course must be cancelled due to low enrolment, full refunds will be provided to registered students.

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