Learn From These Leaders

Our Summits provide a rare opportunity to gain the latest knowledge and insight from world-class tech leaders and experts across a broad range of industries. Come with questions and challenges, leave with answers and solutions.

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Michael Castro

Risk Executive Advisor & Founder
RiskAware Inc.

John McClurg

Senior Vice President & CISO

Vaughn Hazen

Assistant Vice-President & CISO

Juliette Kayyem

CNN National Security Analyst & Faculty Director
Homeland Security Project and Security and Global Health Project, Harvard’s Kennedy School of Government

Hassan Khan

Co-Founder & CEO

Lynn Haaland

Chief Compliance, Ethics & Privacy Officer

Joni Brennan

Digital ID & Authentication Council of Canada

Don Cuthbertson

CTO of Converge Technology Solutions
CEO of Portage CyberTech Inc.

Jim Shook

Director of Cybersecurity and Compliance Practice
Dell Technologies

Deneen DeFiore

Vice President & CISO
United Airlines

Kevin Magee

Chief Security Officer
Microsoft Canada

Sumit Bhatia

Director of Innovation and Policy
Rogers Cybersecure Catalyst Toronto Metropolitan University

Matt MacNeil

Director, Standards & Technology
CIO Strategy Council Canada

Antoine Normand


Neil Desai

VP Corporate Affairs
Magnet Forensics

Randy Purse

Senior Cybersecurity Advisor Rogers Cybersecure Catalyst Toronto Metropolitan University

Caroline Beckmann

Senior Director
Trident DMG

Jason Proctor

Advisory Systems, Cyber Recovery & Compliance, Global Technology Office
Dell Technologies

Renee Guttmann

VC Advisor, Advisory Board Member and former CISO

Garry Coldwells

Solutions Architect
Palo Alto Networks

Tim Byrd

Executive Vice President & CISO

Khalilah Scott


Jeff Weber

Executive Director
Robert Half

Brianna Leddy

Director of Analysis

Jake Dorio

Cybersecurity Account Executive & Team Lead

Yogesh Shivhare

Research Mgr., Security & Infrastructure
IDC Canada

Amita Potnis

Former Research Director
Future of Trust, IDC

DJ Goldsworthy

Vice President & Global Practice Lead

Jay Leek

Managing Partner & Co-Founder
SYN Ventures

Rick Grinnell

Founder & Managing Partner
Glasswing Ventures

Irwin Lazar

President and Principal Analyst

Bob Bragdon

Publisher Emeritus, CSO
Foundry, an IDG Inc. company

Michael Hainsworth

Contributing Editor
IDC & CIO, Foundry, formerly IDG Communications Inc.

Maryfran Johnson

Maryfran Johnson Media

Beth Kormanik, Event Content Director, Foundry, IDG

Beth Kormanik

Event Content Director
Foundry, an IDG Inc. company

Derek Hulitzky

Former VP, Content Development & Strategy
Foundry (formerly IDG Communications)