Swiss-CyberSecurity: Risk Management

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Swiss CyberSecurity: Learn from the experts!
Organizations have legal obligations that include privacy, electronic transactions, and staff training that impact on Risk Management strategies. Risk Management also involves the processes for identifying and controlling threats to an organization's digital assets and corporate data.
Join us to hear from our speakers and gain insights from experts about how to handle risk management.

This conference is aiming to bring together cybersecurity experts, decision-makers, IT professionals, and all those who are interested in this topic.

You will be provided with a comprehensive overview of risk management-related issues, actionable insights to manage those risks, and the ability to discuss with experts about your specific concerns.
Join us on the 10th of December from 18:30 to 21:30!

About the speakers:

Carine ALLAZ - Founder - CIRISK • Cyber and Information Risk management
Carine Allaz graduated from HEC Lausanne in 2008 and holds a Master of Law in Legal Issues, Crime, and Security of new technologies. Carine worked for several banks in Switzerland as an IT internal auditor or project manager and was the Head of a Security Operations Center for a private bank prior to founding CIRISK (Cyber and Information risk management) a consulting firm based in Geneva. Since 2011, Carine Allaz is teaching regularly for the Information security continuous education program at the University of Geneva.

Manuel GIRARDIN – IT Risk & Compliance Manager • Swiss Banking Group
Graduate in Information Technology and Business Administration completed with professional certifications such as CobiT, ITIL, and CISM, with 10 years of professional experience in Information Technology, mainly in the financial services, as both external auditor and risk manager.

Jakub BRYL – Manager Supplier Quality IT Services • Philip Morris International
IT manager with vast experience in IT governance, IT quality and IT security fields. Throughout his career, Jakub has held various consultancy, audit and managerial roles, including IT/IS Auditor, ITCP Test Manager, SAP Infrastructure Test Manager, QA Team Manager, GRC Manager, IT Architecture Standards Manager. He had worked both as an individual contributor and as a leader of large (over 45 individuals) teams. Jakub has been a speaker at several software-quality and software-security conferences and seminars. He has published both in academic and industry journals. He holds multiple professional designations, including CISM, CISA, ISO 27001 Lead Auditor, ITIL Expert, and ISTQB.


18:30-18:45 Welcome and registration
18:45-19:00 Swiss CyberSecurity News

19:00-19:30 Carine Allaz:

Risk Management Methodologies
How to choose within the different Risk methodologies available on the market? Which methodologies are better to deal with cyber risk? What to be careful of when choosing a methodology for your organization?

19:30-20:00 Manuel Girardin:

Organization & Method that involve management and staff of all levels within the Risk Management Process: good practices and their application to manage information technology risks.

20:00-20:30 Jakub Bryl:

"7 tips (+bonus) for successful IT vendors risk management"
Vendor Risk Management - real-life use cases.

20:35-20:50 Q&A
20:50-21:30 Aperitif and networking

Learn from the experts!

Attending this event you can gain 2 CPE credit for your (ISC)² and ISACA certification!
Tickets available here or at the entrance for 50 CHF.