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LIVESTREAM Protecting Australia: Why we need a cyber security strategy

8 September 2020
12:00pm - 1:15pm
Online
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Join our panel of experts, including Alastair MacGibbon and Jane Halton AO PSM in a live webinar which will delve into Australia's cyber security strategy and explore how the nation will manage cyber security risks in the coming years.

Register through Eventbrite and we'll send you a link to access the webinar on Monday 7 September. If you can't make it on the day, register to receive a full recording of the webinar following the session.

 

Speakers
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Jane Halton AO PSM

Former Secretary of the Australian Department of Finance

Jane Halton is a former Secretary of the Australian Department of Finance whose career within the public service spanned almost 33 years. She has extensive experience in finance, insurance, information technology, risk management, human resources, health and ageing, sport and public policy. Jane is currently Chair and Member of numerous boards and committees, including the National COVID-19 Coordination Commission. Jane was awarded an Honorary Degree by the Faculty of Medicine at UNSW in 2011, an Order of Australia in 2015 and Public Service Medal in 2002.

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Alastair MacGibbon

Special Adviser to the Prime Minister on Cyber Security

As Special Adviser to the Prime Minister on Cyber Security, Alastair MacGibbon leads the implementation of the Government's Cyber Security Strategy, transforming Australia's cyber security landscape to realise the economic and social benefits of a cyber resilient nation. Alastair drives the creation and strengthening of partnerships between Australian Governments, private sector, non-governmental organisations and academia to deliver national cyber security capacity and capability. Alastair also currently holds the position of Chief Strategy Officer at CyberX.