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4th Annual Symposium on Cyber Security and Digital Forensics

June 22 @ 8:15 am - 4:30 pm

Co-sponsored by: Kwantlen Polytechnic University

Please join us for the 4th Annual Symposium on Cyber Security and Digital Forensics funded by the Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada (NSERC). The symposium is being hosted by Kwantlen Polytechnic University and IEEE Vancouver Joint Computer Chapter on June 22nd, 2018 from 8:15am – 4:30pm in the Melville Center at KPU’s Richmond Campus.

 Symposium strives to bring together Academics, Students and Industry, as well as law enforcement and government representatives. The symposium will raise awareness of knowledge in terms of cyber security potential threats, ethical issues and challenges faced by Canada.

We will be featuring key industry speakers from organizations including the Natural Science and Engineering Research Council of Canada , Sierra Wireless, Microsoft, RCMP Division Integrated Tech Crime Unit’s and BC Tech Crime Unit’s, Fortinet, Shield 4 UC, Sophos, SFU and BCIT.

Here is the link to the eventbrite page for the tickets. 

https://www.eventbrite.com/e/4th-annual-symposium-on-cyber-security-and-digital-forensics-tickets-46719940600?err=29

 

 

Agenda:

4th Annual Symposium on Cyber Security and Digital Forensics

22nd June 2018

Hosted by Kwantlen Polytechnic University’s School of Business and IEEE Vancouver Joint Computer Chapter

Sponsored by Natural Science and Engineering Research Council of Canada

 

 

 8:15- 9:00            Registration and Breakfast

 

 9:00 – 9.15           Welcome – Dr. Salvador Ferreras

                                  Provost and Vice-President, Academic of Kwantlen Polytechnic University

 

 9:15 – 9:50          Dr. Barry Cartwright

                                  Faculty, School of Criminology, SFU

                           

 9:55 – 10:30        Mr. Chester Wisniewski

                                  Principal Research Scientist, Sophos

 

10:35 – 10:50      Mr. Rick Warner

                                 Manager, Natural Science and Engineering Research Council of Canada Pacific

 

10:50 – 11:05      Coffee Break

 

11:05 – 11:40       Mr. Diego Protta Casati

                                  Senior Software Engineer – Microsoft

 

11:45 – 12:30      Mr.  Ben Hitchcock and Ms. Maleena Singh

                                 “E” Division Integrated Technological Crime Unit’s and BC Tech Crime Unit’s, RCMP

                               

12:30 – 1:30      Lunch  

 

1:30 – 2:05        Mr. William Jordan

                              CTO, Shield 4 UC

                            

2:10 – 2:45         Mr. Raul Alvarez

                               Senior Security Researcher, Malware Reverse Engineering Trainer, Fortinet Technologies

 

2:45 – 3:00         Coffee Break

 

3:00 – 3:35       Dr. Patrick Neal 

                             Program Coordinator | Crime and Intelligence Analysis, BCIT

 

3:40 – 4:15       Mr. Larry LeBlanc 

                             Chief Engineer Security, Sierra Wireless

 

4:15 –  4:30       Raffle Draw   

 

4:30                   Closing remarks – Ms. Stephanie Howes

                             Associate Dean, School of Business, Kwantlen Polytechnic University

Location:
Room: 2550
Bldg: Melville Center for Dialogue
Kwantlen Polytechnic University
8771 Lansdowne Rd
Richmond, British Columbia
V6X 3V8

Details

Date:
June 22
Time:
8:15 am - 4:30 pm
Website:
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