Cyber Security workshop and conference

The Channel Islands Information Security Forum (CIISF) are giving business leaders and security professionals an opportunity to address the cyber secu...

  • 21st September 2017
    8:30am - 3:30pm

The Channel Islands Information Security Forum (CIISF) are giving business leaders and security professionals an opportunity to address the cyber security agenda with world-renowned security experts at the Royal Yacht Hotel in St Helier, Jersey on Thursday September 21st.

The Channel Islands Information Security Forum (CIISF) exists to promote understanding of information security, cyber security and privacy, and work towards a global centre of excellence in the islands.

The conference will be headlining some of the leading names in security, join us for informative and engaging seminars and debate on how to respond to the cybersecurity challenge.

The event will help both business leaders and security professionals understand the rapidly changing cyber security threat landscape, and provide practical tools and insights to help you respond successfully. Combining leading UK speakers with local insights, this one-day event is your opportunity to gain the advantage and learn how to respond wisely and positively to a complex challenge.

Who should attend?

Cyber security is one of the highest profile topics on today’s board agendas. However, without the right insights both business leaders and professionals can find developing the right response to be an insurmountable task. This event will provide the essential tools for:

  • Executives and business decision makers looking to develop a strong strategic response to today’s security threats
  • Non-executive leaders seeking to understand the security environment and it’s implications
  • Operational managers and risk/compliance professionals seeking to respond to security challenges
  • IT professionals seeking to improve knowledge and understand security in a business context
  • Security professionals seeking to improve skills and apply them to support their organisation

The afternoon headline conference session will bring our keynote speakers to focus on the business challenge of security, whilst the morning seminar will provide professionals with the skills and understanding to deliver.

Attendance is free of charge and includes up to 5 hours of CPD.

Thursday, September 21, 2017 from 9:30 AM to 4:30 PM (BST)

Agenda for the day:

Morning Session
09:30 – 09:45 Registration and coffee
09:45 – 10:00 Welcome and introduction- Arthur Mainja
10:00 – 10:30 Navigating GDPR without spending a dime- Ricky Magalhaes
10:30 – 11:00 Protecting your business from a cyber security incident- Paul Dutot
11:00 – 11:15 Coffee Break

11:15 – 11:45 Presentation by Darren White Head of eSentire Inc. on his experience of working with some of the fastest growing security companies Cisco, RSA and McAfee in the world today. – Darren White
11:45 – 12:15 The realities of ransomware- David Cartwright

12:15 – 13:30 Hot lunch @ the Royal Yacht/Networking/Afternoon conference registration

Afternoon Session
13:30 – 14:00 Securing the Channel Islands : The CIISF Story- Arthur Mainja
14:00 – 15:00 Key note- Mustafa Al-Bassam
15:00 – 15:30 Live demo: Hacking made simple- PwC
15:30 – 15:45 Coffee break

15:45 – 16:30 Panel discussion: Channel Islands cyber security: Too little, too late?

Arthur Mainja (Chair)
Ricky Malagahaes
Davida Blackmore
Mustafa Al Bassam
Paul Dutot
Darren White

16:30 – 16:45 Closing remarks- Arthur Mainja
16:45 – 23:00 Post conference drinks / Meal – Entertainment Package @ Royal Yacht (separate Eventbrite invitation to follow shortly with dining arrangements and payment to be arranged directly with the Royal Yacht)


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