• Matt Tett

    Managing Director of Enex Testlab

  • Ashutosh Kapsé

    Head of Cybersecurity, IOOF Holdings

  • Mustafa Al-Basam

    CSO International Keynote Speaker

  • Preston Hogue

    Senior Security Executive, F5

  • Anthony Merry

    Director, Product Marketing, Sophos

  • James Ng

    Leads Telstra’s Cyber Security Governance and Risk team

  • Alex Nixon

    Senior Security Advisor, Enex Carbon

  • Shafqat Mehmood

    Cyber Threat Intel and Incident Response Manager, Australian Unity

  • Ty Miller

    Director, Threat Intelligence



This Agenda is subject to change*

8:10 - 9:00

Registration - arrival tea and coffee and Networking breakfast

9:00 - 9:10

Opening Address and Welcome

Matt Tett - Managing Director, Enex TestLab and Content Director,

9:10 – 10:10

International keynote Mustafa Al-Bassam 

Mustafa Al-Bassam is a former hacker turned information security advisor at Secure Trading in London, and a doctoral researcher at University College London . At 16, he co-founded LulzSec, a high-profile hacking group which made headlines for its hacks on Sony, Fox, and the FBI. As a result, he was legally banned from the Internet for almost two years as a condition of his bail. He then became a security researcher, with his work being cited in publications such as Forbes, VICE, The Washington Post, and the BBC, and has appeared on national television programmes to educate the public about cyber security.

10:15 - 10:40

International Underwriter keynote, Anthony Merry, Sophos.


Anthony Merry enjoys educating people about cybersecurity and evolving threats. In 1995, he was the Young Australian of the Year for Science & Technology, received the Intelligent Technology Award at the Asia Pacific IT&T Awards and was a finalist in the Stockholm Challenge. 

10:40 – 11:15

Networking Break: Morning Tea

11:15- 11:40

Industry keynote: Alex Nixon

The Human Side of Cybersecurity


Keynote Speaker, Ty Miller

Security Automation & You

12:25 - 13:35

Publishers Lunch 

A sit-down lunch at a table where you can hear and share insights whilst enjoying a delicious lunch and networking with your peers.

13:40 - 14:10

Industry Keynote, Ashutosh Kapsé, IOOF Holdings

Cybersecurity lessons from the Game of Thrones

Ashutosh is currently the Head Cybersecurity at IOOF Holdings Ltd., one of Australia’s largest financial services companies. He has a plethora of industry recognised certifications covering governance, risk, cloud and security. He has been working in the security and technology risk area for more than 25 years. 

14:15- 15:00

Publishers Panel

The biggest threats are right there in front of you – but can you see them?

Moderator: David Braue

Panelists: Preston Hogue, Mustafa Al-Basam, James Ng, Shafqat Mehmood

15:00 - 15:25

Networking Break: Afternoon Tea

15:30- 16:00

Closing Remarks & Prize draws