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9:00 - 9:30Registration - arrival tea and coffee
9:30 - 9:40

Opening Address and Welcome by CSO

9:40-9:50Headliner -Rachael Leighton, Principal Advisor, Cyber Strategy & Engagement | Whole of Victorian Government
9:50 - 10:20Opening Keynote - Manal Alsharif

The activist cybersecurity specialist: My career in cybersecurity and how it shaped my life as a woman in the most segregated society on earth. This is the true life story of the woman who is recognised as the first female to specialise in cybersecurity and achieve CISSP in Saudi Arabia, and how she found her voice through her career.
10:20 - 10:40TedTalk - Brianna Malcolmson from Atlassian
10:40 - 11:10

Morning Tea & Networking


TedTalk -Fatemah Beydoun from SecureCode Warrior


Project Friedman Speaker - Olivia Grandjean-Thomsen from AustCyber

How to humanise the way we talk about cyber for greater influence and impact


Project Friedman Speaker: Melissa Wingard

Can the law help cybersecurity?

12:10 - 13:30Lunch & Networking

Industry Keynote: Sarah Young, Azure Cloud Security & Compliance Specialist at Microsoft

  • Moving to the cloud and deploying containers? 
  • Diversity in Security
14:00 - 14:40

Publishers Panel

14:40 - 15:10Afternoon Tea & Networking
15:10 - 17:00AWARDS CEREMONY
17:00 - 17:30Closing remarks, prize draws, networking