CSPS Digital Academy Events/Annual Cyber Security Event: Cyber Safety - Your Behaviour Counts - Event Program

Event Program for Annual Cyber Security Event: Cyber Safety - Your Behaviour Counts
October 17, 2022 | 10:45 AM – 2:45 PM (ET)
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We have a great event planned for you and are in the process of finalizing the speakers. They will all be added momentarily.

10:45 AM - 10:50 AM

Opening Video

10:50 AM - 10:55 AM

Setting the Stage - Opening Remarks - Masters of Ceremony

  • Aiesha Zafar, National Faculty, Canada School of Public Service

10:55 AM - 11:25 AM

Opening Remarks - Fireside Chat

  • Shannon Archibald, Assistant Deputy Minister and Deputy Chief Technology Officer, Chief Technology Officer Branch, Shared Services Canada
  • Rajiv Gupta, Associate Head, Canadian Centre for Cyber Security


  • Aiesha Zafar, National Faculty, Canada School of Public Service

11:25 AM - 12:30 PM

Panel Discussion


  • Po Tea-Duncan, Executive Director, Cyber Security, Treasury Board Secretariat
  • Alan McCafferty, Cyber Security Program Director, University of Ottawa
  • Christine Beauchamp, Director General, Mission Management & Technology, SIGINT, Communications Security Establishment (CSE)


  • Shirley Ivan, Chief Information Security and Technology Officer for the Government of Canada, Treasury Board Secretariat

12:30 PM - 1:05 PM

Lunch & Learn Break

Grab your lunch and join us for an interactive game where you can test your knowledge and awareness about cyber security behaviour.


  • Kimberley Hutchinson, Senior Analyst, Learning Design Lead, Digital Academy, Canada School of Public Service
  • Aïcha-Hanna Agrane, Policy Analyst, Policy, Partnerships and Engagement, Digital Academy, Canada School of Public Service

1:05 PM - 2:40 PM

Concurrent Breakout Sessions

1. Protecting Digital Privacy (Beginner/Intermediate)

Link: Webcast

Description: By the end of this session you will have a better understanding of digital identities, digital profiling, how we can be tracked on the internet and solutions on how we can minimize our online footprint.


  • Jonathan Joynt, Cyber Security Instructor, Cyber Centre Learning Hub


2. Building Strong Incident Management (Intermediate)

Link: MSTeams

Description: Security incidents are a matter of fact when delivering anything online - no matter if it is on the intra- or internet. How you respond and recover from them can make or break a product. Good incident management does not simply happen without planning and practice. Join your colleagues from the Canadian Digital Service as they walk through how building a strong incident management process plays a vital role in security, accountability, and recovery across all disciplines.


  • Wissam Moussa, Head of Platform Core Services, Canadian Digital Service
  • Cheyenne Arrowsmith, Senior Site Reliability Engineer, Canadian Digital Service

2:40 PM - 2:45 PM

Closing Remarks