Featured Speakers

Ray Boisvert

Senior Associate
Hill & Knowlton Strategies
Building Resilience Against Terrorism
14:00 - 15:30
Terrorist Threats to Canadians
13:05 - 13:30

Robert Paulson

Commissioner
Royal Canadian Mounted Police
Networking Reception and Luncheon (ticket holders only)
11:00 - 13:00
Securetech Meal Hall
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Conference Highlights

Wednesday, November 25th

08:30 - 08:35
Welcome remarks

Presenters
Paul McCullough
IBM Canada

08:30 - 08:35
Sponsor Remarks


08:35 - 09:15
Cyber Resilience in a Global Cyber Ecosystem

Cyber resilience in a global cyber ecosystem and the implications for Canadian organizations as well as raising one’s awareness of the emerging risks and threats affecting global business.

Presenters
John Proctor
CGI Canada

09:15 - 09:30
Health break


09:30 - 11:00
Cyber Resilience for a Safe Business Environment

A necessity for a safe business environment and public safety. Recognizing the true business value of cyber security and cost on an organization’s brand and reputation after a successful data breach and cyber-attack.

Presenters
Paul Ionescu
IBM
John Proctor
CGI Canada
Ashok Sankar
Raytheon Cyber Products Inc.
Abhay Raman
Ernst & Young Partner
Wednesday, November 25th

13:00 - 13:10
Welcome remarks and Introductions. Safety and Security operators Technology Landscape

Presenters
Mark Williamson
Canadian Safety and Security Program

13:10 - 13:35
Integrated Systems for First Responders of Today and Tomorow

Presenters
Phil Waters
DHS S & T

13:40 - 14:00
Canadian Army Strategic Overview

Presenters
BGen S.M. Cadden
Canadian Army

14:00 - 14:20
Division of Land Requirements Perspective

Presenters
LCol Kyle Keffer
Department of National Defence

14:20 - 14:40
Director Soldier Systems Program Management Perspective

Presenters
Patrick Comtois
Department of National Defence

14:40 - 15:00
OCFC2 Industry Consultation

Presenters
LCol Gord Edwards
Operational Clothing and Footwear Contract 2

15:00 - 15:15
Canadian Special Operations Forces Command Requirements

Presenters
Col Jean-Francois Prevost
DND

15:15 - 15:30
Informal Discussions with CAF Presenters

Thursday, November 26th

08:30 - 08:35
Sponsor Remarks

Presenters
Peter Burpee
Integraph Canada

08:30 - 08:35
Welcome remarks

Presenters
Paul McCullough
IBM Canada

08:35 - 09:20
The Challenges of Municipal Emergency Operation Centre

Panelists will discuss:
1. The Incident Management System – is it worth the effort?
2. PEOC, REOCs, MEOCs and DOCs: Stronger chains or too many weak links?
3. What are the challenges of establishing, maintaining and improving EOC staff capabilities (competencies)?

Presenters
Sean Bertleff
Regional Municipality of York
Jim Montgomery
City of Ottawa
Pierre Gagnon
CAE

09:20 - 09:35
Health break


09:35 - 11:00
Unmanned Systems for First Responders

Discussion on:
1 - First Responders describe their experience in the use of unmanned system in their day-today operations.
2 - Discussion on how the unmanned system industry can better support the conduct of first responders’ tasks.
3 - Examine the challenges of the emerging use of unmanned systems and policing requirement for counter-measures.

Presenters
Steve Palmer
Collaborative Centre for Justice and Safety, University of Regina
Mark Aruja
Unmanned Systems Canada
Chief Michael Nolan
Renfrew County
Mark Pickering
Highland Integrated Surveillance Systems, Inc.
Thursday, November 26th

13:00 - 13:05
Welcome remarks

Presenters
Paul McCullough
IBM Canada

13:05 - 13:30
Terrorist Threats to Canadians

Presenters
Ray Boisvert
Hill & Knowlton Strategies

13:30 - 14:00
Health Break


14:00 - 15:30
Building Resilience Against Terrorism

Discussion on:
1 - Awareness of Canada's challenges in dealing with global terrorism, foreign fighters, Canadian extremists and the radicalization of Canadians.
2 - Effectively Addressing Policing and Intelligence Challenges in Counter-Terrorism, including requirements to leverage predictive analytics leading to the identification of precursors to terrorist attacks, and the exploitation of new capabilities to quickly generate post-attack investigational leads.
3 - Awareness of current and future industry capabilities to bridge the vulnerability gap to counter terrorism including the application of data analytics, emerging surveillance systems and technologies, robotics and unmanned systems

Presenters
Danny Crossman
Kongsberg Gallium
Dr. Tasleem Damji
Individual
Grant Woodward
SAS Canada
Steve Nordstrum
RCMP
Ray Boisvert
Hill & Knowlton Strategies

Securetech Conference & Tradeshow
November 25-26, 2015

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