CLOUDSEC 2019

PICTURE THIS!
See. Secure. Go Further.

The computing landscape continues to introduce challenges amidst exciting new technologies, hyper-connectivity, and benefits. Organisations need to see order in chaos, see things from a different perspective, and even step back to see the big picture. Because having visibility through the power of collective and connected intelligence helps them build cyber resilience, and allows them to go further and do more.

Now in its 4th year, this leading cloud & cybersecurity event is expanding to a new city - MELBOURNE . Prepare to be inspired by the latest industry insights, top security technologies, key priorities to form your cybersecurity strategy and build resilience.

As we count down to CLOUDSEC Australia 2019 we will be revealing top keynote speakers, discussion topics and full agenda which are not to be missed. While it is free to attend CLOUDSEC, early registration is recommended to secure your spot at this event which reaches max capacity every year.

CLOUDSEC Sydney
2019 Highlight Video

Agenda

8:00 - 9:00
Registration and Solution Village
9:00 - 9:10
Chairperson Address: Welcome to CLOUDSEC 2019
Stephen Parker, Cyber Security Speaker | Director 1 Vision OT and Entrepreneur
9:10 - 9:50
Opening Keynote: Picture This
Rik Ferguson, Vice President of Security Research | Trend Micro Global
9:50 - 10:25
Analyst Keynote: Digital Trust: Cyber Security Becomes a Strategic Asset
Simon Piff, Vice President | IDC Security Practice
10:25 - 11:00
Global Cyber Intelligence Keynote: Leadership in a Cyber Environment
Holly Hubert, Founder and CEO | GlobalSecurityIQ, Former Special Agent | FBI
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11:00 - 11:20
Morning Tea & Solutions Village
11:20 - 12:00
CISO Keynote – Expanding and Aligning Detection and Response to Cyber Strategy
Mark Wallace, Head of Cyber Security | Fortescue Metals Group
Andrew Philp, WA Business Leader | Trend Micro ANZ
12:00 - 12:40
Executive Panel Discussion: Examining security challenges through the CISO lens

Moderator

Matt Tett, Managing Director | Enex TestLab

Panellist

Phillimon Zongo, Co-Founder & Director | Cyber Resilience
Magda Chelly, Managing Director | Responsible Cyber
Myla Pilao, Director, Technology Market Research | Trend Micro
12:40 - 13:30
Lunch & Solutions Village
13:30 - 14:00
AWS Security Best Practices
Paul Hawkins, Security Solutions Architect | Amazon Web Services
14:05 - 14:35
Find and Fix the Vulnerabilities Posing the Greatest Risk to Your Business
Robert Healey, Regional Evangelist | APAC, Tenable
14:40 - 15:10
Discovering Enterprise Networks Weaknesses through Managed Detection and Response
Julie Cabuhat, Incident Response Analyst | Trend Micro
15:10 – 15:30
Afternoon Tea & Solutions Village
15:30 - 16:00
Security for your applications from the inside out
Mick McCluney, ANZ Technical Leader | Trend Micro
16:05 - 16:35
Robustness in AI Technology – A Cyber Security
Rajesh Vasa, Head of Translational Research & Development | Applied Artificial Intelligence Institute, Deakin University
16:35 - 17:35
Networking Drinks Reception & Prize Draws
13:30 - 14:00
Your Cloud Security Maturity Roadmap is wrong?
Ashish Rajan, Technical Director – Security & Identity | Versent
14:05 - 14:35
Why Hardened Security is Vital
Ian Christofis, Managing Principal Consultant | nCipher Security
14:40 - 15:10
OPA (Open Policy Agent): Offering Flexibility and security with policy as code
Drew Taylor, DevOps Consultant | Sourced Group
Ravi Nair, Consultant | Sourced Group
15:10 – 15:30
Afternoon Tea & Solutions Village
15:30 - 16:00
Embark on a secure digital journey
TM Ching, Security Chief Technologist | DXC Technology
16:05 - 16:35
Security use cases in a Hybrid Cloud world
Luke de Merindol, Principal Consultant | Macquarie Cloud Services
16:35 - 17:35
Networking Drinks Reception & Prize Draws
13:00 - 14:00
Cloud and Container Security-Session 1
14:15 - 15:15
Cloud and Container Security-Session 2
15:30 - 16:30
Cloud and Container Security-Session 3

2019 Speakers

Rik Ferguson

VP of Security Research | Trend Micro Global

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Simon Piff

Vice President | IDC Security Practice

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Phillimon Zongo

Co-Founder & Director | Cyber Resilience

Head of Cyber Security & IT Risk | Crestone Wealth Management

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Ashish Rajan

Technical Director – Security & Identity | Versent

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Drew Taylor

DevOps Consultant | Sourced Group

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Holly Hubert

Founder and CEO | GlobalSecurityIQ

Former Special Agent | FBI

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Ian Christofis

Managing Principal Consultant | nCipher Security

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Jacqueline Kernot

Partner | FSO Advisory | Cyber Security, Ernst & Young

Chairperson, FiTT (Females in Information Technology & Telecommunications)

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Julie Cabuhat

Incident Response Analyst | Trend Micro

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Lizelle Hughes

Head of Partner Field Engagement | AWS

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Luke de Merindol

Principal Consultant | Macquarie Cloud Services

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Magda Chelly

Managing Director | Responsible Cyber

CyberFeminist

TOP 50 Cyber Influencer

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Matt Tett

Managing Director | Enex TestLab

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Mark Wallace

Head of Cyber Security | Fortescue Metals Group

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Myla Pilao

Director, Technology Market Research | Trend Micro

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Paul Hawkins

Security Solutions Architect | Amazon Web Services

TM Ching

Security Chief Technologist | DXC Technology

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Rajesh Vasa

Head of Translational Research & Development | Applied Artificial Intelligence Institute, Deakin University

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Ravi Nair

Consultant | Sourced Group

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Event Speakers

Rik Ferguson

VP of Security Research | Trend Micro Global

Rik is one of the leading experts in information security. This Infosecurity Hall of Famer has over 20 years’ experience, is a Special Advisor to Europol, a project leader with the International Cyber Security Prevention Alliance (ICSPA), and Vice Chair of the Centre for Strategic Cyberspace & Security Science. Rik is actively engaged in research into online threats and the underground economy.

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Phillimon Zongo

Co-Founder & Director | Cyber Resilience

Head of Cyber Security & IT Risk | Crestone Wealth Management

Phil Zongo is a director and co-founder of Cyber Resilience, a cyber leadership development institute. He is the author of The Five Anchors of Cyber Resilience, an Amazon best-selling book that strips away the complexity of cyber security and provides practical guidance to business executives. The book has received widespread positive reviews and distributed to dozens of countries.

In 2017, Phil was invited to Chicago, where he was honoured with the International Best Article Award, one of ISACA’s highest global honours that recognises individuals who have made major contributions to the fields of IT governance and cyber security. ISACA is the largest IT governance professional association in the world with approximately 150,000 members across 200 countries. He has also received multiple additional awards for his thought leadership and influence.
Phil’s thought leadership articles have been featured in several respected business magazines and journals and have been distributed to more than 180 countries.

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Rajesh Vasa

Head of Translational Research & Development | Applied Artificial Intelligence Institute, Deakin University

Rajesh Vasa is an innovator and entrepreneur with over 2 decades of experience spanning both industry and academia with a specialisation in artificial intelligence, cyber-security, and complex software systems design. His career spans roles in technology engineering, operations and executive leadership with an international work profile. He is currently a tenured Professor at Deakin University with multiple successful start-ups and spin-outs from his lab some of which are now mature organisations spanning the globe.

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Magda Chelly

Managing Director | Responsible Cyber

CyberFeminist

TOP 50 Cyber Influencer

Magda Lilia Chelly is a Managing Director and a Chief Information Security Officer On Demand. Magda performs her cyber security duties during the day and hacks during the night. She reviews technical architectures, cloud migrations, and digital transformations, and provides security recommendations for her clients worldwide. She has a PhD in Telecommunication Engineering and a CISSP. Magda is also the founder of Woman in Cyber and promotes cyberfeminism or encouraging women in joining the cyber security industry.

Magda with her expertise, and technical background provides a 360 degrees cyber security support for companies; from governance to incident management, she coordinates and builds resilient businesses. Magda's latest two projected covered the roles of an ISO Lead Implementer for a Fortune 500 (ISO 27001:2013) and a business information security officer role for a regulated Fortune 500 company covering 13 countries in Asia Pacific.

She has been nominated with the below:
・ TOP 50 International cyber security influencer, internationally
・ 10 cybersecurity experts to follow on Twitter in 2018
・ 58 Women In Cybersecurity To Follow On Twitter
・ Top 17 Cybersecurity Influencers in 2018 You Must Follow

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Ian Christofis

Managing Principal Consultant | nCipher Security

Ian is a specialist in information security (cryptographic security, Public Key Infrastructure (PKI), identity & access management, smart cards, risk management, etc.), personal data privacy and electronic commerce. He combines a strong understanding of the commercial and strategic business issues with a detailed knowledge of the technology. He is Managing Principal Consultant with nCipher Security, driving consulting and professional services for nCipher security products in APAC.

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Matt Tett

Managing Director | Enex TestLab

Matt Tett is the Managing Director of Enex TestLab ( www.testlab.com.au ), an independent ISO17025 accredited testing laboratory with a 30-year history, ISO 9001 certification and a University heritage. He is also the chairman of Cyber Security firm Enex Carbon ( www.enexcarbon.com.au ).

Matt is well known globally across industry and government as a highly technical straight shooter. Effectively translating complex technology to the lay-person. His organisations objective is using science to keep tech vendors honest by rigorously testing their product claims and ensuring consumer requirements are met.

Matt is the chair of IoT Alliance Australia (IoTAA) enabler Work Stream 3 (eWS-3) – Cyber Security and Network Resilience and sits on the IoTAA Executive Council. He also serves on the Online Safety Consultative Working Group (OSCWG) for the Office of the eSafety Commissioner, the Communications Alliance Cyber Security Reference Panel (CSRP), the CSRP Fraud subgroup and the Communications Resilience Administration Industry Group (CRAIG), the Internet Australia Cyber Security SIG, and is a member of the research advisory committee for the Internet Commerce Security Laboratory at Federation University.

Matt has a deep technical background in network and security systems and he holds the following security certifications in good standing for 15+ years: CISSP, CISM, CSEPS and CISA. He retains Government and Police Contractor security clearances.

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Myla Pilao

Director, Technology Market Research | Trend Micro

Myla leads security research communications at TrendLabs, Trend Micro’s Research and Development Centre. She heads the division of the company that monitors the security threat landscape, including high-profile attacks like advanced persistent threats (APTs) and prevalent digital security threats to mobile, cloud, and critical infrastructure.

She oversees a team that monitors and manages critical incidents and developments in the threat landscape. She supervises the development of information assets supporting communication plans to broaden understanding of the threat landscape.

She contributes technical guidance in nation-building exercises related to the development of strategic cyber security frameworks. Numerous public and media engagements in Europe, Asia Pacific & the Middle East has featured her expertise where she shares awareness and insights on digital threats and their real-world impact, along with countermeasure strategies for the computing public.

Myla is also an active supporter and advocate of the protection of children online. She also supports international movements that work on stopping the online commercial distribution of inappropriate images of children.

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Julie Cabuhat

Incident Response Analyst | Trend Micro

Julie Cabuhat is an Incident Response Analyst for the Managed Detection and Response Group in Trend Micro. She has years of experience performing digital forensic investigations across various industries. Upon joining Trend Micro, she monitored and analysed high-profile malware families, specifically focusing on arrival vectors and distribution methods. She also created in-depth technical malware family reports and provided insights for security blogs. She is a GIAC Certified Forensic Analyst (GCFA). She also currently holds the EnCase Certified Examiner (EnCE) , AccessData Certified Examiner (ACE) certifications in the field of Computer Forensics.

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Simon Piff

Vice President | IDC Security Practice

Simon Piff is the Vice President of IDC Asia/Pacific's IT Security Practice Business. He focuses on the needs of the chief security officer in an environment that encompasses cloud computing, the Internet of Things, and a continued and persistent attack from cybercriminals. Much has changed in this area since 1994, when Simon installed his first firewall, and the collision of Big Data with security, the move to a defense in-depth strategy, and the issues of insufficient numbers of well-trained staff make this a challenging area for businesses today.

Simon started his Asia/Pacific regional experience in 1989; since then, he has served in various sales, marketing management, and consulting roles for IT hardware, software, services, and online businesses. Having previously covered the storage system and then datacenter markets for IDC Asia/Pacific, Simon's career background and IDC experience put him in the ideal position to deliver valuable insights to both technology buyers and providers. Prior to joining IDC, Simon worked at Microsoft Asia/Pacific, defining the company's business intelligence, data warehousing, and data management go-to-market strategies for the region. He also worked at Digital Equipment Corporation to develop its IT security, Internet, ecommerce, and service provider business as well as with a medical dot-com in various business development and management roles.

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Miguel Carlo Ang

Threat Research Engineer | Trend Micro

Miguel Carlo Ang, a graduate of Mapua Institute of Technology, began his career in cybersecurity at Trend Micro in 2011. Starting as a member of the Web Reputation Services team, he evaluated suspicious websites and performed research and documentation for the solution delivered. He also took on a Threat Research Engineer position, where he was able to analyze different threats and make technical reports and sandboxing solutions for them. Currently an end-to-end analysis expert, he now focuses on malware research: exploring the “bigger picture” and the latest threats that are in the wild today.

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Nilesh Jain

Vice President | Trend Micro Southeast Asia & India

Nilesh Jain, with his capacity to plan strategically coupled with his operational competence, spearheads the Enterprise Business of Trend Micro in India & the SEA Region. Nilesh have been instrumental in scaling business through sales management, team management, retention and training of employees. As a country manager, he is currently responsible for all facets of the organisation’s region-wide enterprise operations in the India & SEA arena. He supervises profit, revenue, cash and sales in India and SEA region. With more than 15 years of experience in the IT industry, Nilesh has held various leadership roles in his tenure at Trend Micro. Extremely adept at managing sales operations and networking, he was instrumental in growing Government business by more than 250% within two years by focusing on government-specific strategic alliances, channels and end-customer. The overall business grew by around 38% YOY under his able guidance and leadership. His sales management skills also saw him being awarded “Best Sales” for two consecutive years in 2010 and 2011. He holds a Bachelor of Technology degree in Chemical Engineering from S.P. University, Ahmedabad and has completed a Postgraduate Diploma in Business Management (Marketing and Sales) from SLIMS, Ahmedabad. He has been significantly instrumental in contributing towards enterprise sales business including channel, non-named enterprise sales and government sales. Nilesh regularly participates as a key speaker at various IT security forums and events to disseminate the knowledge gained during his ten years in the IT security industry.

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Suchit Mishra

Head of Information Security | Grab

Suchit Mishra Head of Information Security | Grab Suchit is the Head of Information Security at Grab, where he provides leadership and oversight to ensure the security of hundreds of millions of people who use the ride hailing platform in South East Asia. He is also very passionate about collaborating with the security community and building solutions to improve the ecosystem at large.

Prior to Grab, he was heading the security assurance team at Uber focusing on the enterprise products and services and drove the global technical security & compliance strategy for Uber Everything and Uber for Business. Before Uber, Suchit headed the security engineering function at Flipkart, the largest e-commerce marketplace in India, covering all aspects of secure software development, infrastructure and IT corporate security along with regulatory compliance. He has also worked at salesforce.com where he led and managed the information security programs for acquisitions and enterprise IT. Suchit spent the early years of his career at Adobe where he led the team to embed security into the engineering practices there.

Suchit is a regular speaker and panelist at security conferences worldwide. He holds multiple master's degrees in Electrical Engineering from University of Alabama, and Software Management from Carnegie Mellon University.

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William Malik

Vice President of Infrastructure Strategies | Trend Micro

Bill Malik’s information technology career spans over four decades. Before joining Trend Micro, he was CTO of Waveset, an Identity Management vendor. Bill worked at Gartner for twelve years where he led the Information Security service and the Application Integration and Middleware service. He co-authored the Cobit version 3 standard. During his 12-year career at IBM he worked in MVS development, testing, and business planning.

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Zhuang Haojie

Director of Research | CSA APAC

Haojie is Director of Research for APAC at the Cloud Security Alliance (CSA), where his current portfolio includes delivering initiatives from CSA Working Groups, CSA Corporate Members, standards developing organisations, governments, and other strategic partners.

Prior to joining CSA, Haojie was Manager at the Intelligent Computing Lab, Technology Solutions Division of the Infocomm Media Development Authority (IMDA) of Singapore. During this tenure, he led the development of artificial intelligence strategic roadmaps, and collaborative projects with industry and research community partners to co-develop machine learning driven solutions, aimed at tackling productivity and sectoral challenges. When Haojie was with the National Cloud Computing Office under the former Infocomm Development Authority (IDA) of Singapore, he conceptualized & managed data-related initiatives for industry, and led awareness creation efforts for cloud computing in Singapore.

Haojie obtained his B.Eng. (Hons) in Computer Engineering from the National University of Singapore, beginning his career with a brief stint as an events photographer, before getting involved in the research & design of networking protocols for multi-hop underwater networks at the Institute for Infocomm Research (I2R), Agency for Science, Technology & Research (A*STAR).

Whenever possible, Haojie prefers inline skating to walking.

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Luke de Merindol

Principal Consultant | Macquarie Cloud Services

Luke is a Cloud Hosting professional with over 20 years expereince in the design and managament of ITC systems with a particular focus on Security, Mobilty and IT Managed Services. Luke has been with Macquarie Cloud Services for 7 years, and has designed complex solutions for highly complaint and security-focussed businesses in the Financial Services and Health industries.

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Zhuang Haojie

Director of Research | CSA APAC

Haojie is Director of Research for APAC at the Cloud Security Alliance (CSA), where his current portfolio includes delivering initiatives from CSA Working Groups, CSA Corporate Members, standards developing organisations, governments, and other strategic partners.

Prior to joining CSA, Haojie was Manager at the Intelligent Computing Lab, Technology Solutions Division of the Infocomm Media Development Authority (IMDA) of Singapore. During this tenure, he led the development of artificial intelligence strategic roadmaps, and collaborative projects with industry and research community partners to co-develop machine learning driven solutions, aimed at tackling productivity and sectoral challenges. When Haojie was with the National Cloud Computing Office under the former Infocomm Development Authority (IDA) of Singapore, he conceptualized & managed data-related initiatives for industry, and led awareness creation efforts for cloud computing in Singapore.

Haojie obtained his B.Eng. (Hons) in Computer Engineering from the National University of Singapore, beginning his career with a brief stint as an events photographer, before getting involved in the research & design of networking protocols for multi-hop underwater networks at the Institute for Infocomm Research (I2R), Agency for Science, Technology & Research (A*STAR).

Whenever possible, Haojie prefers inline skating to walking.

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Holly Hubert

Founder and CEO | GlobalSecurityIQ
Former Special Agent | FBI

Holly Hubert served as an FBI Agent for 25 years retiring as an Assistant Special Agent in Charge (ASAC) at FBI Buffalo Division where she had executive oversight of all Cyber, Terrorism, Counterintelligence, Intelligence, and Criminal Programs to include all Crisis Management and SWAT assets.

She has extensive experience in assessing and managing risk and has led all aspects of business continuity planning (BCP) to include physical and cyber-related continuity of operations. Hubert has proven capability in establishing order, direction, and collaborative partnerships. As the former FBI Buffalo Division Compliance Officer, she chaired the division Compliance Council to assess risk and ensure critical adherence to federal law, policy, and best practices.

She previously served as the Cyber Squad Supervisory Special Agent and founded the FBI Buffalo Cyber Task Force focusing on Computer Intrusions, Online Crimes Against Children, and Internet Frauds. Hubert secured federal funding for and was integral in the development of the Western New York -Regional Computer Forensics Laboratory (WNY-RCFL), one of only 17 FBI Laboratory Division-affiliated facilities dedicated to the science of digital forensics. She received numerous career commendations and was twice the recipient of the “Director’s Award,” the FBI’s highest accolade, to include recognition for “Outstanding Cyber Investigation.” She has experience with hundreds of cyber-related incidents and assessments. In 2017, Hubert founded GlobalSecurityIQ and the GlobalSecurityIQ Computer Forensic Laboratory (GCFL). The GCFL, modeled after the WNY-RCFL, is a privatised laboratory specialising in cyber-incident response and digital forensics.

Hubert has lectured and provided keynotes in hundreds of forums nationally and internationally on leadership and cyber threats engaging private industry, boards, law enforcement, and academia.

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Abbas Kudrati

Chief Cyber Security Advisor | Microsoft Asia

As the Chief Cybersecurity Advisor for Microsoft Asia’s Cybersecurity Security Groups, Abbas Kudrati, leads Microsoft’s initiatives and operations to provide thought leadership, strategic direction on the development of Microsoft security products and services and deep customer and partner engagement across Australia, India and ASEAN region. He consults with governments, critical infrastructure organisations and enterprises to enable them to secure corporate data and manage risk.

Abbas has extensive experience in consulting organisations on cybersecurity strategies and educating and mentoring cybersecurity experts. Prior to joining Microsoft in 2018, Abbas was the Chief Information Security Officer at KPMG Australia where he was responsible for leading the information security, governance, risk and privacy protection programs for more than 20 offices. His list of achievements in this role includes certifying KPMG Australia against ISO 27001 and the early adoption of the NIST Cybersecurity Framework.

Abbas is also a part-time Professor of Practice in Cybersecurity with LaTrobe University and an Executive Advisory Board Member for Cybersecurity with Deakin University. Passionate about teaching and mentoring the next generation of cybersecurity professionals, Abbas frequently speaks at cybersecurity seminars and events, and has published number of articles and case studies.

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Ashish Rajan

Technical Director - Security & Identity, Versent

Ashish is the Technical Director, Security & Identity in Versent. Ashish is responsible for the innovation and blueprint of Security and Identity for how Versent provides advisory on and solves enterprise security challenges. He is an international public speaker for various topics of cyber security (Cloud Security, DevSecOps, Security Strategy) and helps run Melbourne based conference ( OWASP AppSec Day, BSides Melbourne) and meetups (DevSecOps Melbourne, CyberSecurity for Startups)

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Jacqueline Kernot

Partner | FSO Advisory | Cyber Security, Ernst & Young

Chairperson, FiTT (Females in Information Technology & Telecommunications)

Jacqui is a senior Cyber Security, and Risk Management professional with over 20 years experience in consulting, startup and MSP management. Jacqui has just left Telstra where she grew and managed a $150M+ security services business. She won several large contracts between $10 - $50M during her four years there, and built the business across geographies from much lower revenues.

Jacqui has dealt with government, federal government, enterprise, carrier and FSI clients within Australia and the UK. She has excellent relationships with C level executives in risk and security across both countries.

Jacqui is regularly asked to present on cyber and risk at various conferences globally and in Australia. During SIBOS this year she was asked to join the debate to speak on whether a cyber 9/11 was imminent, with other experts from several countries. She has completed several podcasts and articles on security and risk and is regularly quoted in the media on both security and risk and diversity and inclusion, subjects she is passionate about.

Jacqui is a former Intelligence officer with the ADF, and has completed Special Forces Planning, NATO engagement and Information Operations, as well as technical courses required for rank including ROAC. Her roles included support to 6 Brigade, 1 Commando Regiment, SOCOM and the 1st Intelligence Battalion.

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Lizelle Hughes

Head of Partner Field Engagement | AWS

Lizelle is the leader of the Partner Success Manager team across Australia, and is focused on the success of AWS’s customers and partners driving innovation and ultimately delivering transformative business outcomes. Lizelle is responsible for building out the partner strategy and executing against it with a team of people, who are the quiet achievers behind the success of our Consulting Partners, Technology Partners and Global Systems Integrators – servicing AWS’s most successful customers.

With over 18 years of experience in various roles – spanning technical consultancy, technical pre-sales, product marketing, strategy, sales, technology partnerships and channel, Lizelle is passionate about the long term success of the Australian ICT channel – and how they evolve to continually deliver customer outcomes.

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TM Ching

Security Chief Technologist | DXC Technology

TM is the Security Chief Technologist with DXC Technology Australia. TM is responsible for all cybersecurity strategy and vision development and execution within the ANZ region. In his current role, he works closely with the clients and sales to identify technological evolution or disruptions in the horizon, and develops roadmap for both clients and DXC Security to achieve service readiness to meet the threat landscape changes happening over a period of 6 to 24 months.

TM has 20 years of extensive experience in the cybersecurity industry. He has performed numerous penetration tests, systems technical review, network architecture review, incident response, cybersecurity training, policy review and technical risk management advisory work. The clients he worked for include global financial institutions, government bodies, multi-national companies, educational institutions and network service providers.

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Drew Taylor

DevOps Consultant | Sourced Group

Drew has worked in the IT industry for over 15 years and has worked with any diverse technologies; VOIP, Cloud, Hosted, Development and Customer Service.

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Ravi Nair

Consultant | Sourced Group

Ravi has worked in the industry for over 10 years across various roles including Application Support, Build & Release, Infrastructure Operations and Application Development.

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Mark Wallace

Head of Cyber Security | Fortescue Metals Group

Mark is the Head of Cyber Security for Fortescue Metals Group, where he has been leading the cyber security strategy and program across corporate information technology, industrial control system and operational technology environments since 2017.

As the world's fourth largest iron ore producer, Fortescue owns and operates integrated operations spanning mining, processing, shipping and rail in Australia, and international commercial and exploration offices in Asia, Europe and South America. This includes four iron ore mine sites in the Pilbara, the five-berth Herb Elliott Port in Port Hedland operating ore carrier ships and tugs, ore processing plants, heavy haul railway, power generation and the biggest fully autonomous commercial heavy equipment fleet in the world. Innovation in exploration, process and design is a key component of Fortescue’s strategy to efficiently and effectively deliver products from mine to market.

Mark is an experienced Company Director with more than 15 years’ experience serving on boards of both private and not for profit organisations, and is founding partner of successful management consulting practice Blue Zoo (being named a WA Business News 40-under-40 Award Winner in 2014 and establishing an award winning proprietary governance software business). He has managed cyber security and technology improvement projects in the US, South America, Africa and the Asia Pacific for Fortune 500 and ASX 100 listed companies. Leveraging this experience, he recently co-authored the 'Cyber Security for Directors' Course for the Australian Institute of Company Directors (AICD) which is being delivered nationally to build cyber literacy and capacity at board-level across Australia.