Welcome to the (ISC)² Manitoba/Saskatchewan Chapter
Our mission is to advance information security in central Canada by providing our members and other security professionals with the opportunity to share knowledge, grow professionally, educate others, and collaborate on projects.
If you would like to be a part of an exciting group of professionals who are interested in discussing hot topics in information and application security, then attend one of our monthly meetings to meet the chapter and learn who we are! Or attend one of our upcoming educational conferences to learn from industry experts, network with your peers, and earn CPE credits!
To learn more about joining our local chapter, see our Membership page.
For a full list and details of upcoming events, visit our Events page.
Future Threats 2014
Monday November 18, 2013 from 12:00 PM to 2:00 PM CDT
Red River College- Princess Street Campus
160 Princess Street
Winnipeg, MB R3B 1K9
Throughout the last week of July and the first week of August there are easily thousands of talks, discussions, presentations and chats on IT Security in Las Vegas, NV. The conclusion? Our digital world is fragile, wounded and in need of an ethical Reboot. For Info Sec professionals, the security convention's technical talks are always the highlight. The idea of smart devices with security flaws which, when exploited, could cause physical damage is concerning to the community who builds, maintains and protects the networks we use every day. Ian Trump, explores the chilling effect of NSA global surveillance and dives into the technical track to tell you what matters most in the months ahead.
Ian Trump is an ITIL certified Information Technology (IT) consultant with 15 years of experience in IT security and information technology. As a project and operational resource, Ian has functioned as an IT business analyst, project coordinator and as a senior technical security resource as required. Ian's broad experience on security integration projects, facilitating technological change and promoting security best practices have been embraced and endorsed by his industry peers.
Ian enjoys and maintains a strong commitment to the security community; he is a board member of the Computer Information Processing Society (CIPS) Manitoba as well as an editorial review board member for The EDP Audit, Control, and Security Newsletter. From 1989 to 1992, Ian served with the Canadian Forces (CF), Military Intelligence Branch; in 2002, he joined the CF Military Police Reserves and has now retired as a CF Public Affairs Officer. He is currently the lead architect on the Canadian Cyber Defence Challenge and serving as a board member and operations manager for Canada's largest hacker space.