CIO Academy Asia #HASHTECH Insights April 6, 2020 The COVID-19 crisis is dramatically changing the way we live and work. For many people, it is leading to a need to work from home. Organisations must now ensure that they can operate, with unprecedented levels of remote working. A key consideration for organisations, as widespread remote working is thrust upon them, is cybersecurity. There...
What do you do if hidden hardware devices such as ones attached surreptitiously behind ATM machines, or algorithms embedded in USB charging cables contain malware that may compromise your organisation’s security? On the other hand, what can you do if “supposedly safe” files such as pdf documents contain code to infect your critical systems? Are there any solutions that...
28 July 2017 CIO Academy Asia held a private luncheon at Forlino Restaurant, in partnership with CenturyLink. Dave Mahon, Chief Security Officer for CenturyLink, shared current best practices and new proactive strategies and policies to combat and withstand cyber-threats, with the rise of IoT and intelligent edge technologies, organisations are more vulnerable than ever to cyber-attacks.
#HASHTECH Virtual Events WEBINAR Combating Cyber Attacks: Mitigating the Human Risk Factor Speakers: Paul Lek, Director, IT Risk Management & Security, JCAP, MSD International GmbH Emil Tan, Co-Founder of Division Zero (Div0), Singapore Cybersecurity Community Group and Co-Organiser & Co-Founder of Infosec In the City Paul Loke, Director, Technology & CIO, Accountant-General’s Department (Singapore) Sherif El Nabawi, Vice President, Sales Engineering,...
Building on the Digital Disruption and Transformation themes of the past two editions of ConnectGov Leaders Summits, the 2018 programme took on E=Mbracing Cognitive  Capabilities  (E=MC2)  as  the conceptual theme and segue that framed and levelled up conversations at the recent 2018 Leaders Summit held in Tallinn, Estonia from 30 to 31 July. Reflecting the evolution of key issues occupying...
13-16 March 2017 | Israel The reThink Cybersecurity Israel is an experiential learning trip organised by CIO Academy Asia for CISOs, CIOs and Heads of info-Security in public and private sectors.
21 September 2017 | CIO Academy Asia hosted the suave and highly respected Kevin Mandia, CEO of FireEye at Binomio Spanish Restaurant, in partnership with FireEye.
27 October 2016 - CIO Academy Asia hosted a luncheon event on 27 October at the St Regis Hotel about Cyber-resilience with #Fortinet. Passionate views were exchanged about the recent DDOS attack and the lessons we can learn from this saga. Big takeaways on convincing the C-level executives about investing in cybersecurity solutions based on business portfolio risks and the importance of having an info security education framework not only organisation-wide but also on a national level.
6 January 2016 CIO Academy Asia held it's first installment of Distinguished CEO Series at Odette, National Gallery Singapore. Many perspectives about cybersecurity were shared, with Mark McLaughlin (CEO, Palo Alto Networks) leading the discussion.
Rapidly changing threat landscape forcing companies to redesign cyber-security strategies The huge increase in cyber threats have created what could be called as the perfect storm in corporate circles. Apart from a huge jump in human and bot-led cyber-attacks, there’s a slew of solutions purporting to fend off all manners of cyber-hits. This is compounded by a severe lack of...