ISACA® Winnipeg Chapter is proud to announce the 2018 Western Canada Information Security Conference (WCISC), the premiere Information Security and Control Conference in Manitoba!
Now in its sixteenth year, the Western Canada Information Security Conference brings together Information Security and IT Audit and Control professionals from across western Canada to expand their Information Security knowledge and skills and to encourage and foster the free exchange of information, techniques, and best security practices.
This year’s conference will be held on Tuesday, May 1st, 2018 at the RBC Convention Centre Winnipeg, 375 York Avenue, Winnipeg, MB Canada R3C 3J3.
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This year we are very excited to have Keren Elazari to be our Lunch Keynote speaker.
Keren Elazari is a security researcher, author and strategic analyst. Her independent research work, analysis and writing about emerging security issues has been featured by TED, Scientific American, WIRED, VICE and more. Keren holds an MA in Security Studies from Tel Aviv University where she is a senior researcher at the Balvatnik Interdisciplinary Cyber Research Center, focusing on the complex relationships between hackers, industry and government. In 2014, Keren became the first Israeli woman to speak at the annual TED conference. Keren’s TED talk about the role of hackers has been viewed by millions, translated to 27 languages and selected for TED’s list of ‘Most Powerful Ideas ‘. She recently co-authored a book called “Women in Tech”, published by Penguin USA in March 2016.
The ISACA® Winnipeg Chapter is proud to sponsor Manitoba’s premiere information security conference.