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CANADIAN WOMEN IN CYBERSECURITY 2024

MAY 14, 2024

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Join us at the Canadian Women in Cybersecurity conference as we champion the power of diversity, equity, and inclusion (DEI) with a focus on the social aspect. Celebrating diverse thought, experience, ability, and background, we recognize that true diversity goes beyond hiring practices. By infusing diversity into our approach to cybersecurity challenges, we drive innovation and techniques that position Canada as a global leader in the field.

Now entering its fourth year, our event showcases the achievements and innovations of cybersecurity leaders from diverse educational, technical, social, and personal backgrounds. From highlighting groundbreaking products to learning from glass-ceiling breakers who have paved the way for diversity, our conference caters to a diverse audience. This provides your organization with an opportunity to position its brand, services, and philosophy, while building trust and forging relationships with prominent figures in the cybersecurity community.

Prepare for an unforgettable experience featuring inspiring keynotes, engaging panels, hands-on technical reviews, immersive in-person and virtual activities, career conversations, and an awards gala.

We firmly believe that diverse and inclusive organizations are not only resilient but also attract and retain desired skillsets. Through a mix of technical and non-technical workshops, we will demonstrate how DEI can strengthen organizations across various sectors.

Don’t miss the chance to be part of an empowering conference that showcases the strength of diversity, promotes innovation, and inspires positive change. Register now and join us on this remarkable journey.

Canadian Women in Cybersecurity 2024

Join us at CareerXpo, where ESG values shine in the aspects of Social (S). This exceptional event provides qualified jobseekers from diverse security backgrounds with the chance to connect with leading employers dedicated to cybersecurity excellence and fostering equal and diverse workspaces.

Throughout the day, our workshops will cover a range of valuable topics, including:

  1. Mentorship: Gain insights and guidance from experienced professionals in the cybersecurity field who are committed to supporting your career growth.
  2. LinkedIn Review: Receive personalized feedback and tips to optimize your LinkedIn profile, a crucial tool for networking and job opportunities.
  3. Resume Review: Have your resume professionally reviewed to ensure it showcases your skills, experiences, and achievements effectively.
  4. Headshot Zone: Get a high-quality headshot taken by our professional photographer, perfect for enhancing your professional online presence.

And much more awaits you at CareerXpo! Don’t miss out on this opportunity to connect with industry leaders, gain valuable career insights, and access resources to boost your professional growth.

Experience a day dedicated to training, education, and best-practice workshops. Connect and collaborate with industry leaders through thought leadership and gain valuable insights to drive positive change. Whether you’re a technical expert, a non-technical professional, or an executive, this event offers a diverse range of workshops led by industry experts. Expand your knowledge, sharpen your skills, and network with like-minded individuals, all in a collaborative and inclusive environment.

  • Technical

    Attend technical workshops including hands-on learning.

  • Non-Technical

    Join non-technical workshops hosted by industry experts.

  • Executive

    These workshops will be offered for both technical and non-technical executives.

A formal event, including a reception, a sit-down dinner, powerful keynotes and an awards ceremony.

Join us for an evening of powerful discussions followed by a leading industry keynote. The evening concludes with the Canadian Women in Cybersecurity awards ceremony celebrating Lifetime Achievement, Woman in Leadership, and Ally Awards.

  • Keynote

    Attend a keynote speech by a well-renowned speaker.

  • Fireside Chat

    Preceding the celebrity keynote, take in this fireside chat between industry trailblazers.

  • Panel

    This power packed panel featuring industry experts will kick off the evening.

Full Conference Pass
This all access pass gets you in for all of the conference programing! From career conversations and workshops to the celebrity keynote gala night and everything in between- join us for the entire experience!
$269.00

All Access Pass!

CareerXpo

LearnX

Gala Night

Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner

Virtual Access Only
Virtual Attendees will be able to enjoy the Canadian Women in Cybersecurity conference virtually on our innovative social networking platform, siberXchange, via Mobile App & Web.
$99.00

Access to all LearnX Sessions Virtually

siberXchange Community

Virtual Networking Platform

Mobile & Web Access

Virtual Only Content

CareerXpo
This is an incredible opportunity for qualified jobseekers from all security backgrounds to connect with leading employers who are committed to cybersecurity excellence, and to equal and diverse workspaces.
$0.00

Full day of networking

Mentorship Sessions

Resume Review

LinkedIn Review

Headshots

LearnX
A day dedicated to training, education, certification, and best-practice workshops. Connect through thought leadership. Join us for a power packed day featuring industry experts.
$139.00

Technical Sessions

Non-Technical Sessions

Executive Sessions

Workshops

Breakfast and Lunch

Gala Night
Join us for a special evening filled with powerful discussions, followed by a leading industry keynote. The evening concludes with the Canadian Women in Cybersecurity awards ceremony.
$199.00

Panel Discussions

Keynote

Award Ceremony

4 Course Dinner

Networking

Partner, Cybersecurity and Privacy Lead
Head of Cybersecurity
Chief Information Security Officer
Chapter President
Cybersecurity & Privacy
Privacy and Data Strategist
Cyber-Physical Security & Resilience
Director, Cybersecurity Partnerships
Senior Security Program Manager
Sr. Product Security Architect
Senior Manager
Strategic Advisor and Corporate Board Director
Director, Cybersecurity Professional Services
IT Security Manager, GRC
VP & CISO
Technical Specialist - Security and Compliance
CISO and DPO
General Manager, Cybersecurity
Healthcare Advisor
Global CISO and Head of Global IT Infrastructure
Senior Specialist, Cyber Incident Response
CISO & VP, Enterprise Architecture & Digital Technology
Manager - Federal Account North America
Business Information Security Officer
Senior Cybersecurity Strategic Advisor
Chair, School of Information Technology Administration & Security
Co-founder
  • Start your day off with a VIP Breakfast: 

    • Scrambled Eggs
    • Crispy bacon
    • Chicken sausage
    • Crisp fried breakfast potatoes
    • Whole wheat croissants, lemon poppy seed loaf and banana bread
    • Fruit preserves, honey and butter
    • Assorted individual yogurts
    • Fresh sliced fruit and berries
    • Fresh juices, coffee, and assorted teas
  • Explore the intersection of technology, sensitive data, women's health. Join us to discover innovative approaches for safeguarding sensitive data in femtech , ensuring privacy and security in the digital era, and lessons learned from the Taylor Swift and Greta deepfakes.

  • Stay ahead of cyber threats with predictive foresight. Dive into threat casting and future casting methodologies to anticipate and mitigate emerging cyber threats, ensuring proactive defense and resilience.

  • Unlock the potential of tomorrow's cybersecurity leaders. Join us to delve into strategies for involving youth and dispelling preconceived notions surrounding the CISO role, nurturing diversity and innovation within the industry.

  • Elevate your ESG reporting with cybersecurity insights. Discover how integrating cybersecurity considerations into ESG reports enhances corporate governance, demonstrating a commitment to sustainability and responsible practices.

  • Collaborate for collective cybersecurity resilience. Gain insights into building effective public-private partnerships to address cybersecurity challenges and enhance collective defense capabilities, and understand the importance of this collaboration.

  • Elevate your security architecture from its foundational layers. Delve into advanced methodologies for integrating security into product and service design, encompassing secure coding practices, judicious use of libraries, and robust implementation of security protocols. Discover how these approaches fortify trustworthiness and resilience against a spectrum of cyber threats, ensuring comprehensive protection for your digital assets.

  • Strengthen your security and privacy posture. Explore the integration of cybersecurity, privacy, and data governance practices to enhance security and build trust with stakeholders.

  • Protect the backbone of modern society. Explore strategies for safeguarding cyber-physical systems, including IoT devices and critical infrastructure, from cyber threats and vulnerabilities.

  • Close the gender gap in cybersecurity investment. Join us to discuss strategies for increasing venture capital and private equity investment in women-led cybersecurity startups, fostering innovation and diversity.

  • Transform adversity into opportunity. Gain insights into the post-breach impact on teams and discover strategies for turning setbacks into growth opportunities, fostering resilience and organizational strength.

  • Unleash the potential of women leaders in cybersecurity. Embark on a transformative journey to shatter barriers and cultivate success. Join us as we delve into empowering strategies, navigating stigmas, overcoming insecurities, and dismantling roadblocks. Together, let's foster an environment of inclusivity and diversity, propelling the field forward with unstoppable momentum.

  • Navigate regulatory complexities with confidence. Gain insights into cybersecurity regulatory compliance requirements across Canada, US, and UK, and discover best practices for achieving compliance.

  • Stay ahead of cyber threats with next-gen IDS. Discover the latest advancements in intrusion detection systems leveraging AI and big data analytics for real-time threat detection and response.

  • Protect consumer trust and safety. Join us to explore strategies for ensuring security in consumer products, safeguarding against cyber threats and enhancing consumer protection in the digital age.

  • Elevate your cybersecurity governance. Gain practical insights and lessons learned for enhancing the NIST Framework with governance integration, ensuring effective risk management and compliance.

  • Navigate legal complexities with confidence. Gain a comprehensive overview of cybersecurity law from a legal perspective, exploring key considerations and best practices for legal compliance and risk management.

About the Venue

Situated in Richmond Hill, this hotel offers first-rate facilities including a spacious athletic club and comfortable guestrooms with contemporary amenities. The hotel hosts the conference venue and all attendees to Canadian Women in Cybersecurity 2024 will see signage and notes to additional services and support to ensure a comfortable stay.

Sheraton Parkway Toronto North Hotel & Suites

600 Hwy 7, Richmond Hill, ON L4B 1B2

Discover how partnering with us can elevate your brand and contribute to shaping a more diverse and inclusive cybersecurity industry. Download our sponsorship deck to explore exclusive opportunities and benefits tailored to your organization’s goals

Sponsorship
Media Kit

Your Path to siberX Canadian Women in Cybersecurity 2024: A Guide to Securing Approval

siberX Canadian Women in Cybersecurity 2024 stands as a beacon for professionals in the cybersecurity realm, offering a space to gain invaluable insights, engage in profound discussions, and discover transformative solutions that can propel your organization forward.

In an industry characterized by rapid evolution, our mission is to keep you ahead of the curve. We’ve meticulously crafted this guide to ensure you can fully harness the wealth of knowledge and insights awaiting you at the event. Its aim is to equip you with the necessary tools to showcase the benefits and necessity of attendance for your organization’s security and success.

The Advantages of Attendance

Elevate your expertise: Immerse yourself in numerous dynamic sessions covering a spectrum of topics. Explore the latest trends, emerging threats, and actionable solutions ready to be seamlessly integrated into your daily role. Moreover, through partnerships with industry associations, you can earn CPE credits, furthering your professional development.

Expand your professional network: Rarely does an opportunity arise to convene some of the brightest minds in cybersecurity. At siberX Canadian Women in Cybersecurity 2024, you’ll have abundant chances to connect with peers, exchanging ideas with professionals who’ve navigated through challenges you may not have even realized existed. Our diverse range of formats—from formal group discussions to casual conversations and hands-on learning—ensures there’s something for everyone.

Embrace cutting-edge innovation: Witness the unveiling of the latest cybersecurity technology from leading vendors. Additionally, immerse yourself in our CareerXpo, LearnX and GalaX.

To help articulate the value of siberX Canadian Women in Cybersecurity 2024 to your management team, we’ve provided a business justification letter template. It offers an overview of the event’s key benefits and essential details, demonstrating the significance of attending for you and your organization. Simply tailor this letter to reflect your specific needs.

Subject: Request to attend siberX Canadian Women in Cybersecurity 2024

Dear [Decision Maker Name],

I am seeking approval to attend siberX Canadian Women in Cybersecurity 2024, scheduled for May 14, 2024, at Sheraton Parkway Toronto North Hotel & Suites located 600 Hwy 7, Richmond Hill, ON L4B 1B2. Throughout the event, I’ll be immersed in cutting-edge educational sessions led by seasoned industry experts, delving into critical cybersecurity issues and emerging threats. Participation will not only enhance my technical skills but also deepen my understanding of new security innovations and best practices, crucial for fortifying our organization’s defences.

Acquiring a Full Conference Pass will enable me to:

Immerse myself in a diverse educational experience tailored to our organization’s specific needs. This year’s program covers a range of topics.

Gain valuable insights into the latest industry trends from esteemed thought leaders and guest speakers. Additionally, I’ll have the opportunity to glean firsthand experiences from seasoned practitioners.

Expand our company’s network and visibility through engaging networking events, facilitating connections with experts, vendors, and industry peers.

Explore cutting-edge product demos and arrange one-on-one meetings with technology vendors, uncovering potential solutions that could significantly benefit our organization.

Costs

The approximate investment for my attendance is as follows:

  • Travel costs: $XXX
  • Accommodations: $XXX
  • Meals (X days at $XXX): $XXX
  • [Insert your pass type] (for 1 day): $XXX*
  • TOTAL COST: $XXX

*Cost varies depending on the registration pricing period.

Advantages for our organization

Attending siberX Canadian Women in Cybersecurity 2024 represents a strategic investment in our organization’s cybersecurity resilience.

Upon the event’s conclusion, I will compile a concise presentation covering key insights, valuable vendor product information, networking discussions, and a proposal for implementing new ideas that will benefit our team.

To secure my pass at the listed price, registration must be completed by [date].

Thank you for considering my request.

[Standard sign-off]

Tickets
Full Conference Pass
This all access pass gets you in for all of the conference programing! From career conversations and workshops to the celebrity keynote gala night and everything in between- join us for the entire experience!
$269.00

All Access Pass!

CareerXpo

LearnX

Gala Night

Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner

Virtual Access Only
Virtual Attendees will be able to enjoy the Canadian Women in Cybersecurity conference virtually on our innovative social networking platform, siberXchange, via Mobile App & Web.
$99.00

Access to all LearnX Sessions Virtually

siberXchange Community

Virtual Networking Platform

Mobile & Web Access

Virtual Only Content

CareerXpo
This is an incredible opportunity for qualified jobseekers from all security backgrounds to connect with leading employers who are committed to cybersecurity excellence, and to equal and diverse workspaces.
$0.00

Full day of networking

Mentorship Sessions

Resume Review

LinkedIn Review

Headshots

LearnX
A day dedicated to training, education, certification, and best-practice workshops. Connect through thought leadership. Join us for a power packed day featuring industry experts.
$139.00

Technical Sessions

Non-Technical Sessions

Executive Sessions

Workshops

Breakfast and Lunch

Gala Night
Join us for a special evening filled with powerful discussions, followed by a leading industry keynote. The evening concludes with the Canadian Women in Cybersecurity awards ceremony.
$199.00

Panel Discussions

Keynote

Award Ceremony

4 Course Dinner

Networking

Advisory
Partner, Cybersecurity and Privacy Lead
Head of Cybersecurity
Chief Information Security Officer
Chapter President
Cybersecurity & Privacy
Privacy and Data Strategist
Cyber-Physical Security & Resilience
Director, Cybersecurity Partnerships
Senior Security Program Manager
Sr. Product Security Architect
Senior Manager
Strategic Advisor and Corporate Board Director
Director, Cybersecurity Professional Services
IT Security Manager, GRC
VP & CISO
Technical Specialist - Security and Compliance
CISO and DPO
General Manager, Cybersecurity
Healthcare Advisor
Global CISO and Head of Global IT Infrastructure
Senior Specialist, Cyber Incident Response
CISO & VP, Enterprise Architecture & Digital Technology
Manager - Federal Account North America
Business Information Security Officer
Senior Cybersecurity Strategic Advisor
Chair, School of Information Technology Administration & Security
Co-founder
Schedule
  • Start your day off with a VIP Breakfast: 

    • Scrambled Eggs
    • Crispy bacon
    • Chicken sausage
    • Crisp fried breakfast potatoes
    • Whole wheat croissants, lemon poppy seed loaf and banana bread
    • Fruit preserves, honey and butter
    • Assorted individual yogurts
    • Fresh sliced fruit and berries
    • Fresh juices, coffee, and assorted teas
  • Explore the intersection of technology, sensitive data, women's health. Join us to discover innovative approaches for safeguarding sensitive data in femtech , ensuring privacy and security in the digital era, and lessons learned from the Taylor Swift and Greta deepfakes.

  • Stay ahead of cyber threats with predictive foresight. Dive into threat casting and future casting methodologies to anticipate and mitigate emerging cyber threats, ensuring proactive defense and resilience.

  • Unlock the potential of tomorrow's cybersecurity leaders. Join us to delve into strategies for involving youth and dispelling preconceived notions surrounding the CISO role, nurturing diversity and innovation within the industry.

  • Elevate your ESG reporting with cybersecurity insights. Discover how integrating cybersecurity considerations into ESG reports enhances corporate governance, demonstrating a commitment to sustainability and responsible practices.

  • Collaborate for collective cybersecurity resilience. Gain insights into building effective public-private partnerships to address cybersecurity challenges and enhance collective defense capabilities, and understand the importance of this collaboration.

  • Elevate your security architecture from its foundational layers. Delve into advanced methodologies for integrating security into product and service design, encompassing secure coding practices, judicious use of libraries, and robust implementation of security protocols. Discover how these approaches fortify trustworthiness and resilience against a spectrum of cyber threats, ensuring comprehensive protection for your digital assets.

  • Strengthen your security and privacy posture. Explore the integration of cybersecurity, privacy, and data governance practices to enhance security and build trust with stakeholders.

  • Protect the backbone of modern society. Explore strategies for safeguarding cyber-physical systems, including IoT devices and critical infrastructure, from cyber threats and vulnerabilities.

  • Close the gender gap in cybersecurity investment. Join us to discuss strategies for increasing venture capital and private equity investment in women-led cybersecurity startups, fostering innovation and diversity.

  • Transform adversity into opportunity. Gain insights into the post-breach impact on teams and discover strategies for turning setbacks into growth opportunities, fostering resilience and organizational strength.

  • Unleash the potential of women leaders in cybersecurity. Embark on a transformative journey to shatter barriers and cultivate success. Join us as we delve into empowering strategies, navigating stigmas, overcoming insecurities, and dismantling roadblocks. Together, let's foster an environment of inclusivity and diversity, propelling the field forward with unstoppable momentum.

  • Navigate regulatory complexities with confidence. Gain insights into cybersecurity regulatory compliance requirements across Canada, US, and UK, and discover best practices for achieving compliance.

  • Stay ahead of cyber threats with next-gen IDS. Discover the latest advancements in intrusion detection systems leveraging AI and big data analytics for real-time threat detection and response.

  • Protect consumer trust and safety. Join us to explore strategies for ensuring security in consumer products, safeguarding against cyber threats and enhancing consumer protection in the digital age.

  • Elevate your cybersecurity governance. Gain practical insights and lessons learned for enhancing the NIST Framework with governance integration, ensuring effective risk management and compliance.

  • Navigate legal complexities with confidence. Gain a comprehensive overview of cybersecurity law from a legal perspective, exploring key considerations and best practices for legal compliance and risk management.

Venue
About the Venue

Situated in Richmond Hill, this hotel offers first-rate facilities including a spacious athletic club and comfortable guestrooms with contemporary amenities. The hotel hosts the conference venue and all attendees to Canadian Women in Cybersecurity 2024 will see signage and notes to additional services and support to ensure a comfortable stay.

Sheraton Parkway Toronto North Hotel & Suites

600 Hwy 7, Richmond Hill, ON L4B 1B2

Discover how partnering with us can elevate your brand and contribute to shaping a more diverse and inclusive cybersecurity industry. Download our sponsorship deck to explore exclusive opportunities and benefits tailored to your organization’s goals

Sponsorship
Media Kit
Justify Your Attendance

Your Path to siberX Canadian Women in Cybersecurity 2024: A Guide to Securing Approval

siberX Canadian Women in Cybersecurity 2024 stands as a beacon for professionals in the cybersecurity realm, offering a space to gain invaluable insights, engage in profound discussions, and discover transformative solutions that can propel your organization forward.

In an industry characterized by rapid evolution, our mission is to keep you ahead of the curve. We’ve meticulously crafted this guide to ensure you can fully harness the wealth of knowledge and insights awaiting you at the event. Its aim is to equip you with the necessary tools to showcase the benefits and necessity of attendance for your organization’s security and success.

The Advantages of Attendance

Elevate your expertise: Immerse yourself in numerous dynamic sessions covering a spectrum of topics. Explore the latest trends, emerging threats, and actionable solutions ready to be seamlessly integrated into your daily role. Moreover, through partnerships with industry associations, you can earn CPE credits, furthering your professional development.

Expand your professional network: Rarely does an opportunity arise to convene some of the brightest minds in cybersecurity. At siberX Canadian Women in Cybersecurity 2024, you’ll have abundant chances to connect with peers, exchanging ideas with professionals who’ve navigated through challenges you may not have even realized existed. Our diverse range of formats—from formal group discussions to casual conversations and hands-on learning—ensures there’s something for everyone.

Embrace cutting-edge innovation: Witness the unveiling of the latest cybersecurity technology from leading vendors. Additionally, immerse yourself in our CareerXpo, LearnX and GalaX.

To help articulate the value of siberX Canadian Women in Cybersecurity 2024 to your management team, we’ve provided a business justification letter template. It offers an overview of the event’s key benefits and essential details, demonstrating the significance of attending for you and your organization. Simply tailor this letter to reflect your specific needs.

Subject: Request to attend siberX Canadian Women in Cybersecurity 2024

Dear [Decision Maker Name],

I am seeking approval to attend siberX Canadian Women in Cybersecurity 2024, scheduled for May 14, 2024, at Sheraton Parkway Toronto North Hotel & Suites located 600 Hwy 7, Richmond Hill, ON L4B 1B2. Throughout the event, I’ll be immersed in cutting-edge educational sessions led by seasoned industry experts, delving into critical cybersecurity issues and emerging threats. Participation will not only enhance my technical skills but also deepen my understanding of new security innovations and best practices, crucial for fortifying our organization’s defences.

Acquiring a Full Conference Pass will enable me to:

Immerse myself in a diverse educational experience tailored to our organization’s specific needs. This year’s program covers a range of topics.

Gain valuable insights into the latest industry trends from esteemed thought leaders and guest speakers. Additionally, I’ll have the opportunity to glean firsthand experiences from seasoned practitioners.

Expand our company’s network and visibility through engaging networking events, facilitating connections with experts, vendors, and industry peers.

Explore cutting-edge product demos and arrange one-on-one meetings with technology vendors, uncovering potential solutions that could significantly benefit our organization.

Costs

The approximate investment for my attendance is as follows:

  • Travel costs: $XXX
  • Accommodations: $XXX
  • Meals (X days at $XXX): $XXX
  • [Insert your pass type] (for 1 day): $XXX*
  • TOTAL COST: $XXX

*Cost varies depending on the registration pricing period.

Advantages for our organization

Attending siberX Canadian Women in Cybersecurity 2024 represents a strategic investment in our organization’s cybersecurity resilience.

Upon the event’s conclusion, I will compile a concise presentation covering key insights, valuable vendor product information, networking discussions, and a proposal for implementing new ideas that will benefit our team.

To secure my pass at the listed price, registration must be completed by [date].

Thank you for considering my request.

[Standard sign-off]

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