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. Supporting business agility with risk-based programs
  2. Evaluating, communicating and responding to evolving threats
  3. Building a culture of security to enable smart, secure decision-making

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.


Ross Ballendine

Calfrac Well Services
Director, Information Technology

Brian Bench

CNOOC International
CIO & Vice President – Global IT

Steve Biswanger

Vice President & Chief Information Security Officer

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

Cenovus Energy Inc.
Chief Information Officer & VP IT


Debola Akinola

Athabasca University

Michael Alguire

Director Cybersecurity Governance

Keegan Bridgman


Troy Davidson

Director Cybersecurity Strategy, Governance and Advisory

Cory Gould

CWB Financial Group
Chief Information Security Officer

Richard Imbrogno

Chief Security Officer

Graham Lange

Director of Cybersecurity

Gordie Mah

University Of Alberta
Chief Information Security Officer

Hani Mansi

City of Edmonton
Chief Information Security Officer

Janine Maynard

Shaw Communications
Manager of Platform Systems

Tim McCreight

Canadian Pacific Railway
Managing Director - Enterprise Security

Catherine Mendonsa

CISO, Director Information Systems Security & Enterprise Architecture

Tolu Oni

United Farmers of Alberta Co-Operative Limited
Manager, Cyber Security & Governance

Ajay Patel

Parkland Fuel Corporation
Director, Information Security

Lindsay Peterson

Enerflex Ltd.
Mgr Infrastructure & Security

Luke Sagoo

AltaGas Ltd
Director, Digital Risk & Cybersecurity

Upcoming Programs


March 29, 2022 | 1 hour

Calgary CISO Virtual Town Hall

Structuring for Success — Crafting Your Future IT Culture

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

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June, 2022 | 1 day

Calgary CISO Executive Summit

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

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September, 2022 | 3 days

Global CISO Executive Summit

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

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