Third Annual International Cyber Risk Management Conference

We Want to Hear from You!

We Want to Hear from You!

  After finishing off a successful third year of our International Cyber Risk Management Conference we continue to strive to make our conference better than the last. The cyber security industry is constantly evolving as our daily lives continue to intertwine with technology, not only do we have to worry about protecting ourselves from a cyber breach, but also cyber risk management once we have […]

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RECAP: The Third Annual International Cyber Risk Management Conference 2017

RECAP: The Third Annual International Cyber Risk Management Conference 2017

Our third annual International Cyber Risk Management Conference (ICRMC) was a great success. We want to thank all of our sponsors, keynote speakers, and all the delegates who attended and made this year’s conference possible. To view the photos from the conference click here. This year the theme was “closing the gaps” and with each session, we tackled the six gaps – investment, knowledge, governance, […]

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New Video: Adel Melek Global Vice Chairman of Deloitte – The Governance Gap

New Video: Adel Melek Global Vice Chairman of Deloitte – The Governance Gap

Cyber security governance has emerged as a hot topic for a range of stakeholders, including boards of directors, executive management, shareholders, customers, and regulators. In a fast-moving world where competition for digital presence, speed to market and agile development is an everyday reality – all part of an ever-evolving technological landscape – these individuals, and the organizations they represent are grappling with the appropriate balance […]

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Greg Markell, CEO of Ridge Canada Cyber Solutions – Cyber Security & Privacy

Greg Markell, CEO of Ridge Canada Cyber Solutions – Cyber Security & Privacy

Written by: Greg Markell The topic of “cyber & privacy” has started to become commonplace within the boardroom, and Canadian executives are recognizing that this issue is just as much about security as it is about governance. As threats proliferate, and the playing field widens, the issue seems to continue to become more complicated. It is our belief that the insurance industry has the opportunity […]

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New Blog Post: HOW DATA PRIVACY LAWS DIFFER IN THE U.S., U.K., AND CANADA

New Blog Post: HOW DATA PRIVACY LAWS DIFFER IN THE U.S., U.K., AND CANADA

Written by: Byron Acohido As a partner at the Canadian law firm Borden Ladner Gervais, Éloïse Gratton advises her clients on legal, practical and ethical ways to protect an individual’s privacy while conducting business nationally and internationally. She has testified before Canada’s House of Commons and other federal bodies and conducted training workshops attended by judges and members of the Parliament. ThirdCertainty sat down with […]

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New Video: Jonathan Raymond of Cisco Global Security – The Detection Gap

New Video: Jonathan Raymond of Cisco Global Security – The Detection Gap

  Organizations of all sizes are rethinking how best to allocate their time, resources and budgets in order to improve cyber threat visibility. Detecting the source of cyber threats has become one of the primary challenges organizations face today – a challenge that continues before, during and after an attack. This panel will examine the detection gap and review different methods organizations are using to address […]

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7 Predictions for how IoT will Impact the Global Insurance Industry

7 Predictions for how IoT will Impact the Global Insurance Industry

By Pascal Millaire We are at an inflection point. The Internet is transitioning from controlling information to controlling physical things, which has profound implications for both the global economy and the future of insurance. In this post, I will provide 7 predictions for how the Internet of Things (IoT) will change the insurance industry, although ultimately these predictions only scratch the surface as there are few […]

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[Webinar] Canadian Privacy Law: A Legal Framework for Cybersecurity

[Webinar] Canadian Privacy Law: A Legal Framework for Cybersecurity

Written by: Jason Boies On January 19th, Opportunities NB (ONB) hosted a conversation with Wendy Wagner, partner in Gowling WLG’s Ottawa office and leader of the firm’s Privacy & Data Protection Group. Cyber breaches and related incidents are daily occurrences within Canada and around the world. Companies recognize the need to protect their data in order to safeguard key informational assets. Less well understood, however, is the legal imperative […]

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New Video: José Fernandez of École Polytechnique de Montréal – Addressing the Cyber Risk Knowledge Gap

New Video: José Fernandez of École Polytechnique de Montréal – Addressing the Cyber Risk Knowledge Gap

Over the years there have been many technological advancements, we’ve seen the seamless merge between both the digital and physical world and its effects. With this new merger, like all things there are risks – the risks can end up affecting so much of our lives because we live in a society that is so heavily reliant on technology. The “Knowledge Gap” panel at this year’s […]

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CompTIA Subject Matter Expert Helps Set the Standard in Combatting Cybersecurity Threats

CompTIA Subject Matter Expert Helps Set the Standard in Combatting Cybersecurity Threats

Working with the network every day as a systems engineer for Southeastern Louisiana University, Ray DeJean is well aware of the cybersecurity threats proliferating in the field, how they’re advancing and evolving, and how important it is for advanced IT security staff to be able to think like hackers to understand the mechanics of system intrusions and keep networks safe. As an adjunct professor teaching […]

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