About

A conference primarily for health care CEOs and board members.

About Cyber Security Governance in Health Care

Cyber Security Governance in Health Care is a brand new conference dedicated to strengthening the cyber-resilience of Canada’s health care sector through sessions aimed to raise awareness, improve sharing of information between organizations, and the knowledge required for better governance.

Past Security Incidents at Canada Blood Services: Tactics, Policies and Strategies

The Cyber Threat Landscape in Canadian Health Care

Hacking Demonstration

Updates and Next Steps on the Health Sector Critical Infrastructure Network Project

Cyber Readiness Measures Boards and Senior Leadership Teams Must Have in Place

Cyber Security Workforce Resources: Outsourced, Shared, In-House, A Combination

Front Line Staff Cyber Vigilance Education

Understanding Cyber Security Insurance

Framing and Communicating Cyber Threats to the CEO and Board

Who is this conference for?

Health Care Executives (CEOs)
Health Care Board Members
Health Care Risk Professionals
Health Care Information Technology Leaders

Making the decision to prioritize and resource cybersecurity in health care will require organizational culture shifts and increased support and direction from leadership, as well as changes to the way providers perform their duties in clinical environments.

Health Care Industry Cybersecurity Task Force, Report on Improving Health Care Industry Cybersecurity – page 9.

Why should you attend?

1. LEARN

new strategies and techniques to improve the cybersafety culture in your organization.

2. GET INSIGHTS

into other organizations’ cybersecurity standard operating procedures.

3. SHARE

information about your cybersecurity resources, challenges, and ideas to strengthen the cyber resilience of the health care sector.

4. CONNECT

with experts in this field. Make new contacts and discover new opportunities.

5. BENEFIT

from these sessions, tailored specifically for the health care sector.

2018 Agenda

More details to be announced soon about 2019 date and location.

08:00 AM - 08:30 AM
Arrival and Networking

Registration and Continental Breakfast

08:30 AM - 08:40 AM
Introduction

Co-Chair Remarks

Kevin Magee
National Director
Intelligent Cloud Emerging Technologies, Microsoft
Former Member
Brant Community Healthcare System, Board of Directors

Jeff Curtis
Chief Privacy Officer
Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre

08:40 AM - 09:20 AM
Session 1

Past Security Incidents at Canada Blood Services: Tactics, Policies and Strategies

Ralph Michaelis
Chief Information Officer
Canadian Blood Services

09:20 AM - 10:00 AM
Session 2

The Cyber Threat Landscape in Canadian Health Care

Kenrick Bagnall
Cybercrime Investigator
Toronto Police Service

10:00 AM - 10:40 AM
Session 3

Hacking Demonstration

Ankur Mukherjee, P.Eng
Cybersecurity Consultant
Palo Alto Networks

10:40 AM - 11:00 AM
Networking

AM Break

11:00 AM - 11:40 AM
Session 4

Updates and Next Steps on the Health Sector Critical Infrastructure Network Project

Charles Thompson
Policy and Research Analyst
HealthCareCAN

11:40 AM - 12:20 PM
Session 5

Cyber Readiness Measures Boards and Senior Leadership Teams Must Have in Place

Imran Ahmad
Partner
Miller Thompson LLP

12:20 PM - 01:00 PM
Networking

Lunch

01:00 PM - 02:00 PM
Session 6: Panel Discussion

Cyber Security Workforce Resources: Outsourced, Shared, In-House, A Combination

  • Patient data and vendors: what you need in every contract

Brendan Kwolek
Director, ICT
Halton Healthcare

Imran Ahmad
Partner
Miller Thompson LLP

Nathan Sherlock
VP Managed Services Client Advocacy
Herjavec Group

02:00 PM - 02:40 PM
Session 7

Front Line Staff Cyber Vigilance Education

Kate Dewhirst
Founder
Kate Dewhirst Health Law

02:40 PM - 02:50 PM
Networking

PM Break

02:50 PM - 03:30 PM
Session 8

Understanding Cyber Security Insurance

James Penafiel
Underwriting Supervisor
HIROC

Stephen Park
Senior Claims Examiner
HIROC

03:30 PM - 04:10 PM
Session 9

Framing and Communicating Cyber Threats to the CEO and Board

Kevin Magee
National Director
Intelligent Cloud Emerging Technologies, Microsoft
Former Member
Brant Community Healthcare System, Board of Directors

04:105 PM - 04:15 PM
Wrap-Up

Closing Remarks

Speakers

Meet our roster of speakers

Kevin Magee

National Director
Intelligent Cloud Emerging Technologies

Microsoft
Former Member
Brant Community Healthcare System, Board of Directors

Jeff Curtis

Chief Privacy Officer
Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre

Kenrick Bagnall

Cybercrime Investigator
Toronto Police Service

Imran Ahmad

Partner
Miller Thompson LLP

Brendan Kwolek

Director, ICT
Halton Healthcare

Kate Dewhirst

Founder
Kate Dewhirst Health Law

James Penafiel

Underwriting Supervisor
HIROC

Ankur Mukherjee

Cybersecurity Consultant
Palo Alto Networks

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Ralph Michaelis

Chief Information Officer
Canadian Blood Services

Nathan Sherlock

VP Managed Services Client Advocacy
Herjavec Group

Charles Thompson

Policy and Research Analyst
HealthCareCAN

2018 Event tickets

CCHL, HIROC, and Longwoods members: please check your email for your discount codes or email us at info@sparkconferences.com.

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Monthly Ticket Giveaway

Thank you to everyone who participated in August, September and October 2018 Contest. Next contest coming up soon.
August winner: Steve Loschiavo, CTO, Central Local Health Integration Network

September winner: Safraz Iqbal, IT Infrastructure and Operations Analyst, Alliance for Healthier Communities

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2018 Location

A limited number of guestrooms have been set aside, at the conference hotel, at a special rate of $185 plus taxes and expires on October 9, 2018. Book your guestrooms online here or call 1 866-932-7058 and ask for the Cybersecurity Governance group rate before the deadline. If you are booking a guestroom after the deadline, please phone the hotel and find out if they can still honor the group rate (depending on availability of rooms.)

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