13th Annual Event!
Public Sector Risk Management
Cultivating a Proactive Understanding
January 21 – 22, 2020 · Ottawa, Ontario
Featuring These Industry Experts
Claudine Hebert, Manager, Internal Audit, , Innovation, Science and Economic Development Canada
Claudine first joined the federal public service in 2010 as a Senior Auditor at the Office of the Comptroller General, Treasury Board Secretariat. In this capacity, she led internal audits in federal departments and provided recommendations to senior management, namely through the conduct of Core Control Audits, which had for objective to assess the design and operations of the governance, risk management, and control processes. Since 2013, she has performed a variety of audits for Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada, Global Affairs Canada, and at the Public Service Commission, including audits in the area of grants and contributions, procurement, and regulatory compliance. In 2016, she became Manager, Internal Audit Directorate, at Innovation, Science and Economic Development Canada (ISED), and now serves as the Vice President for the Institute of Internal Auditors Ottawa Chapter, the Co-Chair of the ISED Managers Community, and sits on the North American Learning Solutions Committee of the Institute of Internal Auditors.
Claudine has a B.Admin from the University of Ottawa, an LL.B. in Civil Law from the Université de Sherbrooke, and holds a Certified Government Auditing Professional (CGAP) designation from the Institute of Internal Auditors.
Danny Timmins, National Cyber Security Leader, MNP LLP
Danny Timmins, CISSP, is MNP’s National Cyber Security Leader and a member of the Enterprise Risk Services team. Drawing on more than 20 years of experience, Danny is responsible for leading and mentoring an experienced, highly skilled cyber security team in the delivery of customized, client-focused cyber security managed services, product solutions and professional services.
Danny’s expertise includes working with executives and boards to assist with the development of prioritized and strategic cyber security strategies. By focusing on deliverables that fit clients’ unique business needs and objectives, he helps organizations improve awareness and reduce and manage overall cyber risk.
Prior to joining MNP, Danny was the CEO and president of a cyber security company he co-founded that won numerous industry awards. Respected throughout the cyber security community, he travels across North America to attend and often speak at various industry events, sharing his knowledge and collaborating on the direction of cyber security in the marketplace. Danny also sits on the Canadian Advanced Technology Alliance (CATA) Cyber Security Council & the E-Crimes Council, working to further cyber security within Canada.
Danny holds the Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP) designation. His desire to lead and share goes beyond business to the community where he has been an active volunteer for more than 28 years.