Agenda 2024

Main Stage

Breakout Session

8.30am

Registration & Networking

9.00am

Conference Welcome & Cyber Ireland Update 

Pat Larkin

President at Ekco Security

Dr Eoin Byrne

Cluster Manager, Cyber Ireland

9.30am

Session 1: Addressing Global Cyber Security through Public-Private Partnerships 

 

Keynote:

Sean Doyle

Lead for Cybercrime Atlas initiative at World Economic Forum

Pannel Discussion: 

Scott Howitt

Vice President and Chief Digital Officer at UKG

Barry Walsh

Detective Chief Superintendent of Garda National Cyber Crime Bureau

10.45am

Coffee and Networking Break

11.15am

Session 2: AI & Security – Friend or FOE

Valerie Lyons

Director and COO of BH Consulting

Creating a Neurodiverse Cyber Workforce

Jennifer Cox

Director for Ireland at Women in CyberSecurity UK & Ireland Affiliate

People & Skills: Securing the Future – Developing your Security Team

Moderator:

Jan Carroll

Founder of Fortify Institute

1:00pm

Lunch & Networking

2.00pm

Session 3: Understanding the impact of regulation on the EU Market

Pat Larkin

President at Ekco Security

Patricia Shields

CEO and Co-Founder of Cyber Cert Labs

Gerry Forde

Group IT Operations Manager at Lakeland Dairies

Creating a Cyber Innovation Ecosystem 

Ronan Coleman

Director of Cyber Innovate

Final Keynote

Prof Mary Aiken

Professor and Chair of Dept. of Cyberpsychology at Capitol Technology University

Emerging Technologies Session

3.45pm

Closing Remarks

4.00pm

Conference Close