Public Sector Cloud & Intelligence Summit

Public Sector Cloud & Intelligence Summit

August 29, 2019
Hotel Realm, Canberra

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As cyberthreats become more sophisticated, government agencies need to become more agile to provide actionable threat intelligence and cybersecurity policies to protect against a wide range of attacks.

Join our customers and partners from the public sector IT community on August 29 at the Public Sector Cloud and Intelligence Summit as we discuss their cloud experiences, the lessons they learned, and the value they found through their journey to the cloud.

We will be joined by several international guest speakers who will talk about the value of threat intelligence and how it informs their strategy and response to cyberthreats.

August 29, 2019 / 7:30 a.m.–4:30 p.m.
Hotel Realm, 18 National Circuit, Canberra

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Candace Worley

Vice President and Chief Technical Strategist


Leo Risbridger

Senior Solution Engineer


Dave Marcus

Director of Research and Intelligence, Advanced Programs Group


Ian Yip

Chief Technology Officer
McAfee Asia Pacific


Patrick Flynn

Head of Advanced Programs Group


Prof Jill Slay AM

La Trobe Optus Chair of Cyber Security
Director Optus La Trobe Cyber Security Research Hub


Adrian Motherway

Government Industry Leader
Microsoft Australia


Luke McCoy

Senior Sales Engineer, Defense


Owen Pierce

Program Director, National Workforce Development


August 29, 2019
7:30 a.m. Registration and Networking
8:30 a.m. Welcome Remarks
8:35 a.m. Opening Keynote
Candace Worley, Vice President and Chief Technical Strategist, McAfee
8:55 a.m. Guest Speaker
9:15 a.m. Cyberthreat Intelligence Panel
Patrick Flynn, Head of Advanced Programs Group, McAfee
9:35 a.m. MVISION Cloud
9:55 a.m. Cloud Customer Panel
10:15 a.m. Networking Break
10:45 a.m. Cyber Workforce
  • Alex Bedford, Head of Education Services, McAfee
  • Prof Jill Slay AM, La Trobe Optus Chair of Cyber Security, Director Optus La Trobe Cyber Security Research Hub
  • Owen Pierce, Program Director, National Workforce Development, AustCyber
11:05 a.m. FedRamp Public Sector Cloud Impact
11:25 a.m. Why Cloud, Why Now
Adrian Motherway, Government Industry Leader, Microsoft Australia
12:05 p.m. Networking Lunch
1:05 p.m. McAfee MVISION Mobile Threat Briefing and Demonstration
Leo Risbridger, Senior Solution Engineer, Zimperium
1:25 p.m. TTP Intelligence Updates
Dave Marcus, Director and Chief Architect, Federal Advanced Program Group, McAfee
2:25 p.m. Containerisation
Luke McCoy, Sales Engineer, McAfee
2:45 p.m. Risk and Resilience
Ian Yip, APAC CTO, McAfee
3:00 p.m. Closing Remarks
Ian Yip, APAC CTO, McAfee
3:10 p.m. Networking Drinks, Exclusive Networks Thirsty Thursday
Hotel Realm
4:30 p.m. Event Concludes