Call for Speakers

Special Note to Interested Speakers

If you have a unique solution, discovery or research findings that would be of value to ICSIC2017 attendees, this is an opportunity to let the world know about it. Interested and qualified speakers are invited to submit their presentations to be considered as a speaker for the 2017 International Cybersecurity and Intelligence Conference. The targets for this conference include, IT Executives, Vendors, Business Owners, Top Security Managers, Programmers, Security Professionals, Academics and students. Submissions are expected from the following stream:

  • Organizational structure and impact on enterprise security strategy (the importance of having a CISO reporting directly to the CEO as a strategy to establish a defense in-depth cybersecurity program
  • Ransomware
  • Executive Cybersecurity awareness
  • Zero-Day vulnerabilities
  • Insider attacks
  • Foreign influence on personal information (e.g. Microsoft vs. USA)
  • Global cybersecurity operations
  • Public-private collaboration on critical infrastructure sector
  • Malware Analysis
  • Cloud security
  • Security posture of software vendors – Compliance vs. Security (Do vendors understand security?)
  • Encryption and hacking possibilities
  • Dark-web Technologies
  • Privacy
  • Intelligence
  • Threat Analysis and Investigative techniques in the modern world
  • Cybersecurity Incidence Response
  • How secure is your ERP application?

Have you got a topic you consider might be valuable to our attendees? Please do not hesitate to submit your proposal via the same channel listed below.

Panel Discussions

Interested and qualified experts are invited to submit proposals directly to icsic@ocmtontario.ca on topics covering the following:

  • Cybersecurity risk assessment, analysis and mitigation
  • IoT security
  • Ransomware as the next generation of malware
  • Hidden costs of cyber attacks
  • Women in Cybersecurity
  • Cybersecurity in 2020
  • Lack of security talented professionals

Critical Dates: Speakers

  • Deadline for Speaker submission: February 14, 2017
  • Shortlist selected papers: February 28, 2017
  • Invitation sent to successful speakers: March 14, 2017

Critical Dates: Panel Discussion

  • Deadline for Panel discussion paper submission: March 7, 2017
  • Shortlist selected panel discussion participants: March 14, 2017
  • Invitation sent to successful speakers: April 1, 2017

Proposal Submission