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IIA: The Five Most Important Pillars of an Enterprise Security Program


Location: Mezzanine Room, PwC Place, 250 Howe Street Vancouver, BC
When: Monday, February 5, 2018
Time: 8:30am to 10:30pm
Cost: Free

Cyber security is not rocket science. In this applied session, learn about developing an effective and efficient enterprise security program that starts with strong culture and risk communication. If you recently became a CISO or security director you will learn how to build your playbook for your first 100 days on the job. Ditch the dated old school security ways and embrace a more modern approach. The pillars of building the new age enterprise security are: developing a positive security culture, making secure business processes easy, reducing alert overload, fostering enduring business relationships, constant communication with executives, and getting the biggest bang for your limited bucks with risk prioritization.

Join us at this interactive session to learn more and start applying these simple but effective techniques right away.

* 2 CPE Credits

Speaker: Dominic Vogel


As a veteran Chief Security Strategist, Dominic Vogel holds a proven track record within information technology, data classification, across multitude of industries (financial services, logistics, transportation, healthcare, government, telecommunications, and critical infrastructure). Dominic has a wide-range of experience overseeing dozens of projects including security strategy development, data and policy development, application security, endpoint and threat management.

Dominic actively participates in the local Vancouver security community and is a well-respected cyber security expert for Global BC, CKNW, News1130, and the Vancouver Sun. 

Dominic is a firm believer in delivering sustainable security that supports and protects business goals. Having worked within large and globally diverse organizations he has extensive security experience that has been forged over the past decade as an information security professional. 

Dominic is well regarded as a skilled communicator having been a security blogger for the renowned IT website TechRepublic. Dominic has performed as a keynote speaker for RSA 2017, BrightTALK Security Summits, Cyber Security Summit West, Blancco Security Days, NYIT Cyber Security Symposium, RSA 2017, Youth Achieving Success, Delta Chamber of Commerce, Vancouver Enterprise Forum, Vancouver SecSIG, Vancouver ISACA, Launch Academy, Startup Canada (Startup Chats), World Mining Summit, ISACA CSX North America 2016, Business-in-Vancouver Digital Privacy & Security Series, and InfoSec World 2017 .

Dominic focuses much of his energy on helping start-ups and small/midsize businesses solve their cyber security challenges. He strives to provide practical cyber security advisory services to his clients.