Calgary CISO Community


Gain powerful new perspectives

Join fellow CISOs in the Calgary community to solve critical leadership challenges through the collective experiences and expertise of the network.

Invaluable network

Build a strong professional network where you live and work. Access the collective expertise of your true peers all in one place. Make new connections and catch up with old friends.

Peer collaboration

Gain new perspectives from peers who understand your most critical priorities and are facing the same challenges -- generate ideas, share real-life experiences and get forward-looking guidance and insights.

Actionable insights

Exchange best practices, validate strategies and walk away with practical insights that are immediately actionable.

Join your peers to discuss the most critical issues impacting CISOs today.

  1. Strategies for a risk-aligned, resilient organization
  2. Developing and investing in the security workforce of tomorrow
  3. Creating business value and supporting agile business operations

Calgary CISO Governing Body


A regional Governing Body leads the Calgary CISO community, shaping the topics and agendas for your local programs and ensuring that all content is driven by CISOs, for CISOs.

Co-Chairs

Brian Bench headshot

Brian Bench

CNOOC International
CIO & Vice President – Global IT

Steve Biswanger headshot

Steve Biswanger

ATCO
VP & CISO

Jan Bradley headshot

Jan Bradley

City of Calgary
Chief Information Technology Officer

Shaun Guthrie headshot

Shaun Guthrie

Alberta Urban Municipalities Association
Senior Director Information Technology

Kelly Hill headshot

Kelly Hill

Keyera Corp.
Vice President, Information Technology

Jason Hinchliff headshot

Jason Hinchliff

Husky Energy
VP & Chief Information Officer

Suzie Smibert headshot

Suzie Smibert

Finning
Global Director Enterprise Architecture & CISO

Devon Smibert headshot

Devon Smibert

WestJet
Director, Cybersecurity

Members

Debola Akinola

Athabasca University
CISO

Michael Alguire

ATCO
Director Cybersecurity Governance

Tony Arthur

Canadian Pacific Railway
Director, Enterprise Security

Troy Davidson

Enbridge
Head of Security Operation Center

Cory Gould

Canadian Western Bank
Chief Information Security Officer

Richard Imbrogno

Drillinginfo
Chief Security Officer

Graham Lange

Encana
Director of Cybersecurity

Hani Mansi

City of Edmonton
CISO

Janine Maynard

Shaw Communications
Manager of Platform Systems

Tim McCreight

City of Calgary
CISO

Kevin Mckay

City of Edmonton
Program Manager, IT Security & Risk Assurance

Ajay Patel

Parkland Fuel Corporation
Manager, IT Security & Compliance

Lindsay Peterson

Enerflex Ltd.
Mgr Infrastructure & Security

Tony Rizzuti

ENMAX Corporation
VP IT

Ashif Samnani

Husky Energy
Head of Information Security

Upcoming programs


September 21, 2020

2020 Global CISO Executive Summit

Ritz-Carlton Dove Mountain

A three-day summit for CISOs with global responsibilities to come together and discuss challenges unique to global operations.

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October 2020

2020 Calgary CISO Executive Summit

The BMO Centre at Calgary Stampede

Walk away from this peer-led, one-day program with new connections and actionable insights.

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March 2021

2021 Calgary CISO Inner Circle Q1

An evening with peers to discuss timely topics over dinner in a private setting.

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Your Community Partners


CIO and CISO Thought Leaders