Agenda - IDC CISO Roundtable 2018 | Events | IDC CEMA

08:30 – 09:00

Welcome Tea & Coffee

09:00 – 09:10

Welcome Address

09:10 – 09:40

Keynote: Security Metrics for the Digital Era

The following presentation will provide an overview on the complexity of the security landscape in the region. It will cover the uptake of digital transformation and the rising security risks. It will cover the security metrics organizations need to consider as a part of the security strategy.

09:40-10:45 Session 1: Incorporating Data Encryption for Improved Security
Chairperson: Ranjit Rajan, AVP Research, IDC

As organizations increasingly utilize cloud and integrated networks, it will be critical to address data security by considering data encryption. If organizations fall victim to a breach, they are able to still mitigate the incident by having the proper data encryption solutions in place.

10:00 – 10:45

Panel Discussion
Chairperson: Ranjit Rajan, AVP Research, IDC

10:45 – 11:00

Tea & Coffee Break

11:00 - 12:05 Session 2: Integrated Security Strategy with Security Services Chairperson: Ranjit Rajan, AVP Research, IDC

The Digital economy requires agile and responsive organization that will need to utilize solutions such as cloud to provision infrastructure and applications. Organizations can utilize cloud to provision access to security solutions while ensuring they have secure cloud environment. It also brings to light the need for advanced data governance and concern around privacy. The ideal cloud security strategy brings into play a hybrid security model and ensure overall compliance. This session will address aspects that decision makers need to keep in mind for a secure cloud deployment.

11:20 – 12:05

Panel Discussion

12:05 - 13:10 Session 3: Trusted Transactions with Blockchain Chairperson: Ranjit Rajan, AVP Research, IDC

Blockchains are distributed ledger technologies that allow for secure and trusted transactions. As new use cases arise organizations need to evaluate which use case with me be critical for them. This sessions looks what are blockchains, why they are needed and on-going challenges.

12:25 – 13:10

Panel Discussion
Chairperson: Ranjit Rajan, AVP Research, IDC

13:10 -13:55 Session 4: End User Panel Discussion: Strategies for New Age Security Decision Makers Chairperson: Ranjit Rajan, AVP Research, IDC

This presentation can provide insights and guidance for new age security decision makers to build a robust security strategy.

13:55 – 14:00

Summary & Close

14:00 – 15:00


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