Speakers

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.

Nareg Froundjian

Nareg Froundjian

Associate Attorney, Data Privacy & Cybersecurity Law

Deloitte

Part of Deloitte Legal Canada’s Data Privacy and Cybersecurity practice, Nareg leverages his understanding of technology to advise leading Canadian institutions on data privacy, cybersecurity, and tech law matters. He formerly helped start-ups navigate the legal and tech regulatory space at a boutique law firm and advised corporations on how to live long, happy, healthy lives when articling at a national Canadian law firm. He was a driver for innovative projects and strategies to improve access to justice through technology at the Université de Montréal Cyberjustice Laboratory for three years prior to private practice

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.

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.