The Cybersecurity Meetup 2023

siberX continues to create an ecosystem designed to drive new and meaningful connections. Come for the intimate networking and stay for the fantastic food and live music. Taking place on Day 2 of CISO Forum Canada, this is a night you won’t want to miss!

Come and join hundreds of cybersecurity professionals across Canada, and speak to leaders in the industry!


Operating Partner & CISO
Operating Partner & CISO at Craft Ventures
Senior Cyber Risk Consultant
Senior Cyber Risk Consultant at CDW Canada
Chair at CISO Forum Canada Advisory
CISO at Ruby
Sr. Product Security Architect
Sr. Product Security Architect at SAP
Senior Manager
Senior Manager at Ontario’s Cyber Security Centre of Excellence
Professional Services Security Lead
Professional Services Security Lead at AWS Canada
Senior Director of Cybersecurity
Senior Director of Cybersecurity at 54gene
vCISO at QSI Security Inc.

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 The Cybersecurity Meetup will see signage and notes to additional services and support to ensure a comfortable stay.

What is this event about?

Cybersecurity meetup is a networking event created to bring together infosec professionals. Come for the intimate networking areas or the food and drink, the Cybersecurity Meetup 2023 has something for everyone. With fantastic food, a live DJ, as well as live music & entertainment, this is a night you won’t want to miss.

Where and when is the Meetup?

The meetup will take place on January 31st, 2023 following CISO Forum Canada, with doors opening at 4 PM.

The venue is Sheraton Parkway Toronto North Hotel & Suites located on 600 Hwy 7, Richmond Hill, ON L4B 1B2. Please enter through the conference centre doors.

Can I join virtually?

This event is designed to encourage and enhance in-person connections, so there is no virtual ticket option. If you would like to join an ever growing community of cybersecurity professionals, click here to become a part of the siberXchange community!

Will there be trade show booths/exhibit areas?

CISO Forum Canada 2023 is taking place on January 30th and 31st at the same venue as Cybersecurity Meetup 2023. The exhibit booths will close at the end of the conference meaning there will be no access at Cybersecurity Meetup. To learn more about CISO Forum Canada please click here!

Do I need a physical ticket/how do I check-in?

Simply purchase your ticket on, and once you arrive at the event, have your photo ID ready to show the check-in desk.

What payment methods do you accept?

We accept all major credit cards.

Do you offer Government employee pricing or Student discounts?

Please connect with [email protected] for Government Pricing.

What is your Code of Conduct?

Our event is dedicated to providing a harassment-free conference experience for everyone, regardless of gender, gender identity and expression, age, sexual orientation, disability, physical appearance, body size, race, ethnicity, religion (or lack thereof), or technology choices. We do not tolerate harassment of conference participants in any form. Sexual language and imagery is not appropriate for any event venue, including talks, workshops, parties, Twitter and other online media. Event participants violating these rules may be sanctioned or expelled from the event (without a refund) at the discretion of the conference organizers.

How do I get a ticket?

You can purchase tickets here.

What if I want to cancel, refund my ticket?

There are no returns, refunds, or exchanges. Should the event you have purchased tickets for be cancelled, you will be refunded the amount you paid for your tickets (minus order processing, service and delivery fees) using the same payment method used for purchase. If the event you purchased tickets for is postponed, we will contact you with the new date and time. Event personnel have the right to refuse entry to any ticket holder for any reason at their discretion. Venue and Talent are subject to change without notice and are not grounds for a refund.

Can I buy tickets at the door?

Tickets are limited, to avoid disappoint please purchase here.

What is the difference between a Regular vs Premium ticket?

A premium ticket includes all the perks of a regular ticket, with the added bonus of an unlimited alcoholic beverages wristband.

Will you be checking IDs?

ID will be confirmed upon check-in. If you have purchased a premium ticket and are under the legal drinking age, your ticket will be converted to a regular ticket with no refund options.

What is the address for the venue?

The Sheraton Parkway Toronto North Hotel & Suites located on 600 Hwy 7, Richmond Hill, ON L4B 1B2. Please enter through the conference center doors.

Is there free parking?

There is ample free parking in the venue parking lot.

What if I am drinking?

Uber and Lyft are readily available in the area. A local taxi service number will also be available at the check-in desk if you require any assistance getting home.

What is the closest airport to the venue?

Toronto Pearson Airport is the closest major airport, with Billy Bishop Airport also nearby for shorter flights.

Which hotel should I stay at for this event?

The venue is located within the Sheraton Parkway Toronto North Hotel. You can book a room by clicking here.

Is your venue accessible?


Can I bring my service animal?

Service and support animals are welcomed.

Will there be any food and what if I have a dietary restriction?

Yes, view the event schedule for more details on the food options. Please send an email to [email protected] if you require any special arrangements.

How can I volunteer for this event?

You can volunteer for this event by going to our Volunteer page.

How can I become a sponsor/partner for this event?

Please send an email to [email protected]

What if I have more questions?

If you have any more questions, please email [email protected]

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