Welcome to the ISACA Victoria Chapter
Our aim is to sponsor local educational luncheons and seminars, conduct regular chapter meetings, and help to further promote and elevate the visibility of the IS audit, control and security profession throughout Victoria, British Columbia.
ISACA (previously the Information Systems Audit and Control Association) is a world-wide association of IS governance professionals. The association focuses on assurance, security and governance, and provides globally recognized certification in Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA), Certified Information Security Manager (CISM), Certified in the Governance of Enterprise IT (CGEIT), Certified in Risk and Information Systems Control certification (CRISC), and Cybersecurity Nexus – CSX Certificate and CSX-P Certifications.
Fundamental Artificial Intelligence (AI) Concepts
This month's luncheon provides an overview of fundamental artificial intelligence (AI) concepts, highlights recent significant breakthroughs, and considers how AI will facilitate a step change in the cyber security field. This session will introduce how AI works, current applications of AI to cyber security problems, and "moon shot" applications under development that are soon to be a reality.
Rob is a Senior Manager, based in Victoria, in the Cyber Risk Services practice of Deloitte. He has over a decade of experience in security, privacy, and cyber assurance. He specializes in assessing privacy and security controls in BC public sector entities and in complex, multi-national organizations facing significant privacy and security challenges.
In 2014 Rob lead a team working with Target in both the US & Canada to develop a new Enterprise-wide Privacy Operating Model. In 2015 Rob lead a team at 21st Century Fox to assess their security practices, develop new global enterprise-wide Security Metrics, and create security training materials. Rob is currently leading security & privacy engagements within the BC public sector and delivering CISSP, CCSP and other security courses in Canada, the US, and Europe.
He holds security and privacy certifications including CISSP, CCSP, PMP, CISA, CISM, CIPM and MCSE:Security.
Michael is a Consultant at Deloitteâ€™s Risk Advisory practice based in Victoria, BC. As a fourth year UVIC engineering student very close to graduation, he represents the newest generation entering the Cyber Security industry. At Deloitte, he works on vulnerability assessments and identity and access management. His personal "White Hat" cyber security work has discovered and reported multiple security vulnerabilities involving the Department of Homeland Securityâ€™s Industrial Control Systems Cyber Emergency Response Team, Industrial Control System vendors, Defence Research and Development Canada and university systems.
Who Should Attend?
IT Auditors, Managers, and Directors; QA personnel; Information Security Managers, Auditors, Directors, and Analysts; CIOs
Date and Time
Wed, 25 January 2017
12:00 PM – 1:30 PM PST
The Union Club of British Columbia
805 Gordon Street
Victoria, BC V8W 1Z6
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