Cybersecurity in Higher Education: Preparing and Improving to Mitigate Risk

November 27-28, 2019

The workshop will take place in the Salon Crescent at the Hotel Le Crystal located at 1100 de la Montagne Street, Montreal. If you need to contact the hotel, you can reach them at 1-877-861-5550. Get directions to the hotel or view it on a map here.


Workshop Highlights Report

Workshop Presentations

Wednesday, November 27

Measuring Preparedness
Brian Lesser, CIO, Ryerson University
Brian Stewart, Deputy CIO, University of Alberta

Enhancing Preparedness – Collaboration
Barb Carra, CEO, Cybera
Bo Wandschneider, CIO, University of Toronto
Mark Wolff, Chief Technology Officer, CANARIE

Enhancing Preparedness – Information Sharing
Dan Elves, Information and Privacy Officer, University of Winnipeg
Art Exner, Associate Vice-president (Information Services), University of Regina
Dan J. Michaluk, Privacy and Data Security Law Attorney, Hicks Morley
               Handout 1 – please bring a copy with you
               Handout 2 – please bring a copy with you

Enhancing Preparedness: Policies and the Control Environment
Nav Bassi, Director, Academic and Administrative Services for University Systems and Acting CISO, University of Victoria
Trevor Poffenroth, Director, IT, University of Calgary

Thursday, November 28

Reporting Progress
Linda Dalgetty, Vice-president (Finance and Services), University of Calgary
Gayle Gorrill, Vice-president Finance and Operations, University of Victoria

Mitigating Losses
Ruby Rai, Cyber Practice Leader, Marsh Canada Ltd.
Janet G.M. Stein, Director, Risk Management & Insurance, University of Calgary