Plan to attend a half-day, BCNET Cybersecurity Member Forum on Thursday October 5, 2023, at 1:00pm, at the SFU Centre for Dialogue in Vancouver. The Forum brings together CIOs, security and IT professionals from member institutions to network and learn how to tackle today's evolving security challenges in higher ed. 

Event Details

Date: October 5, 2023, Thursday
Time: 1:00pm–4:30pm 
SFU Morris J Wosk Centre for Dialogue, 580 W Hastings St, Vancouver, BC
Meeting Room: ICBC Concourse and Salons 
Online: Via Microsoft Teams (details provided upon registration)

1:00pm  Territorial Acknowledgment & Welcome Remarks

Sunny Jassal
Interim CIO, BCIT

1:00pm - 1:30pm Canadian Cyber Threat Landscape Daniel Couillard
Director General of Partnerships and Risk Mitigation,
Canadian Centre for Cyber Security (Cyber Centre)
1:30pm - 2:00pm CyberBC & Grow With Us Pilot

Don Costello
Acting Executive Director and Chief Information Security Officer for the Province of BC

Don Ostergard
Chief Information Officer, RRU

2:00pm- 2:30pm Plans to Assist Higher Education Institutions in Cybersecurity Risk Management Kathryn Anthonisen
President and CEO, CANARIE 
2:30pm - 3:00pm Coffee Break  
3:00pm - 3:30pm The Role of the CISO in Higher Ed


3:30pm - 4:00pm Incident Response Planning Report Debora Monteiro
Senior Manager, Cyber Security & Privacy, MNP Digital
4:00pm - 4:30pm BCNET Vectr and other Metrics around SIEM

Ivor Mackay
Cybersecurity Manager, BCNET

Antonio Brandao
SIEM Systems Administrator, BCNET

Paul Ho
SIEM Systems Administrator, BCNET

4:30pm Closing