Speakers

David Goodis

David Goodis

Assistant Commissioner, Policy & Corporate Services

Office of the Information & Privacy Commissioner of Ontario

David Goodis is Assistant Commissioner (Policy & Corporate Services) with the Information and Privacy Commissioner of Ontario.  David is a graduate of Western University’s law school, and was called to the Ontario Bar in 1988.  David has represented the IPC in hearings before the Divisional Court, the Ontario Court of Appeal, and the Supreme Court of Canada.  David recently authored the 2020 Annotated Ontario Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Acts, and teaches administrative law and privacy law at Osgoode Hall Law School, and administrative law at the University of Toronto’s Faculty of Law.

Ferris Adi

Ferris Adi

Senior Security & Compliance Manager

Rogers Communications

Ferris is a Senior Cyber Security and compliance manager with Rogers, Toronto. Before Rogers, Ferris worked as a Security and Risk Manager at TD bank for four years. Ferris is an experienced professional with over 20 years of experience specializing in information security Governance, IT risk management, project management, compliance, operational risk, and enterprise infrastructure and operations for clients in the Telecom, financial services, construction, engineering, and retail industries. Ferris has also performed information security functions for the most significant public and private companies in Canada, Aecon and Symcor and TD bank. Ferris is an instructor, Cyber Security Management Program at the University of Toronto. Ferris holds a Master of Business Administration – MBA-Project Management. Ferris is a Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP). Ferris is a frequent speaker at cybersecurity conferences such as ISACA Canada /USA, CIFI Toronto Conference, CISO forum, data connectors, ISC2 Toronto and information security forum (ISF) in Dublin, Ireland.

Jon Rohrich

Jon Rohrich

Security & Compliance Technical Specialist

Microsoft

Jon Rohrich is a Security & Compliance Technical Specialist at Microsoft Canada with a focus primarily on Identity, Device, Threat, and Information Management. Jon has 8 years’ experience advising IT & Information Security executives from a strategic capacity, at customers across a breadth of industries such as financial services, healthcare, legal, government and more. Jon helps businesses keep pace with the rapidly changing security and threat landscape. Jon holds an array of technical and Security certifications including the Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP) and Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH). Jon is a Canadian Forces Veteran having served 5 years as an Infantry Soldier and LAV III Gunner in the 1st Battalion, Royal Canadian Regiment prior to pursuing a career in Information Security.

Mahmoud Mussa

Mahmoud Mussa

Senior Cybersecurity Analyst

Indigo

Cybersecurity specialist whose qualifications include a degree in Information Technology and has earned professional training and certifications worldwide recognized as CISSP, CRISC,CCNP and ITIL; and detailed knowledge of security tools, technologies and best practices. With more than 12 years of experience in the creation and deployment of solutions protecting networks, systems and information assets . Also Participated in Security Steering Committees , Information Security processes and GRC Implementation consultation for diverse international banks in Middle East & North America.