2019/08/13 – 2019/08/13

141 Catherine St.

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This month we have a BoF. The topic will be led by Denis Roussel

Starter Topic:

“Internal Corporate IT Incidents and Investigations” – how formalized and/or up-to-date are your organizations corporate policies and procedures?

    • Modern or Out-of-Date? Are they due for a refresh?
    • Management, Legal and Human Resources involved in their development?
    • Effective/measurable or not? How do we know?

Secondary Topic:

“Workforce IT / Cybersecurity skills shortage” – is it really a numbers shortage?

    • Public Sector vs. Private Sector
    • Students, full-time/part-time employees, Consultant or Professional Services – who do you hire:
      1. Staff numbers that support the needs?
      2. Cheap with less experience vs. expensive with lots of experience? i.e.. Speed and/or quality?
      3. Burnout rate of staff – work life balance?
    • In world of Big Data – AI and Machine Learning – weeding though more data more efficiently and what skills are needed now or in the near future?
    • Developing your people – keeping skills up-to-date
    • Availability of skilled personnel
    • Retaining personnel


  • 5:30 – 6:00 PM Registration, Networking, Cash Bar and Grill
  • 6:00 – 7:30 PM Discussion
  • 7:30 PM Closing remarks


Members: free, included in your annual dues

Non-Members: free