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. Accelerating security to match the pace of digital business initiatives
  2. Managing the risk created from a landscape of new core technologies
  3. Achieving sustainability for the CISO role without compromising outcomes

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

Ross Ballendine

Calfrac Well Services
Director, Information Technology

Brian Bench

CNOOC International
CIO & Vice President – Global IT

Steve Biswanger

ATCO
VP & CISO

Jan Bradley

City of Calgary
Chief Information Technology Officer

Shaun Guthrie

Alberta Urban Municipalities Association
Senior Director, Information Technology

Kelly Hill

Keyera Corp.
Vice President, Information Technology

Jason Hinchliff

Husky Energy
VP & Chief Information Officer

Members

Debola Akinola

Athabasca University
CISO

Michael Alguire

ATCO
Director Cybersecurity Governance

Keegan Bridgman

AFSC
CISO

Troy Davidson

Enbridge
Director Cybersecurity Strategy, Planning and Advisory

Cory Gould

CWB Financial Group
Chief Information Security Officer

Richard "Rick" Imbrogno

Enverus (formerly Oildex/Drillinginfo)
Chief Security Officer

Graham Lange

Ovintiv
Director of Cybersecurity

Gordie Mah

University Of Alberta
Chief Information Security Officer

Hani Mansi

City of Edmonton
CISO

Janine Maynard

Shaw Communications
Manager of Platform Systems

Tim McCreight

City of Calgary
Chief Security Officer

Ajay Patel

Parkland Fuel Corporation
Director, Information Security

Lindsay Peterson

Enerflex Ltd.
Mgr Infrastructure & Security

Ashif Samnani

Husky Energy
Head of Information Security

Upcoming Events


Virtual Programs

March 3, 2021

Calgary CISO Virtual Town Hall

CIO & CISO Vision for Strategy & Leadership

An interactive, peer-led discussion on current topics and priorities.

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March 10, 2021

Global CISO Virtual Town Hall

The Need for Speed – Increasing Efficiency in the Global SOC

An interactive, peer-led discussion on current topics and priorities.

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March 18, 2021

Calgary CISO Virtual Boardroom

Calgary CIO & CISO Virtual Boardroom

An intimate and interactive conversation framed around a hot topic or priority.

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June 16, 2021

Calgary CISO Virtual Town Hall

Calgary CIO & CISO Virtual Town Hall

An interactive, peer-led discussion on current topics and priorities.

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June 22, 2021

Global CISO Virtual Town Hall

Global CISO Virtual Town Hall

An interactive, peer-led discussion on current topics and priorities.

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