Demystifying Cyber Liability: Hackers, Ransomware & Social Engineering Fraud (Nanaimo)

CIP Society Seminar

Coast Bastion Hotel, 11 Bastion St, Nanaimo, BC, V9R 6E4 [Map]
Date and Time: April 12, 2018 1:00 pm - 4:15 pm


Every day there are headlines in the paper about Cyber-Attacks.  A recent headline read “Equifax breach sends shivers into Canada”.  The Equifax cyber-attack exposed the personal information of 143 million Americans plus an unspecified number of Canadians.  Attend this seminar to learn about liability exposures for private organizations in Canada.  A live Ransomware demonstration will show how easy it is to infect a business with Ransomware.  Network Test Labs will provide their predictions on what the future could hold concerning cyber-attacks.

Disclaimer:  The live Ransomware demonstration being conducted by Network Test Labs (NTL) is for educational purposes only.  What will be shown in this
presentation if used maliciously is HIGHLY ILLEGAL and can result in fines and/or jail time.  The goal of this presentation is to inform and show the audience
how easy it is to get targeted and infected with Ransomware.  NTL adamantly discourages and condemns the malicious use of any part of the information
shared in this presentation


• Learn the new Canadian breach notification and breach log regulations
• Examine recent precendents for settlement framework and damage calculations 
• Review Case Examples and Lessons Learned
• Identify coverage issues relating to Ransomware and Social Engineering Fraud
• Explore Cyber Liability policy from form enhancements and coverage trends
• Experience a live Ransomware attack 
• Discuss the history and future of Ransomware
• Address the importance of good cyber security hygiene
• Understand why Cyber Insurance is a good choice


Sinziana Gutiu, Associate, Dolden Wallace Folick LLP
Heather O'Connor, Assistant Vice Principle, Integro (Canada) Ltd, a HUB International Company
Richard Dsouza, President and Senior Security Advisor, Risk Management and Cyber Security, Network Test Labs 
Aaron Krause , Senior Security Consultant, Network Test Labs

Number of Continuing Education Credits: 3 Technical

Seminar Fees (incl GST):
$125 CIP Society (Graduate) Members
$150 IIBC Current Members
$230 Non-Members (includes Membership expiring May 31, 2019)
The price for this half-day seminar includes coffee service and light snack.

Registration Deadline: Friday, April 6, 2018 

Questions? Please contactDonna Salahor at 250.216.9393

Cancellation Policy: No Refunds. Participant substitutions accepted 48 hours prior to seminar (substitute must be current member). IIBC reserves the right to cancel the seminar due to unforeseen circumstances. Should this occur, registration fees will be refunded.

* For manual registration please download and complete our MANUAL REGISTRATION FORM [PDF] and return it via email to Donna Salahor

PRICES BELOW ARE BEFORE TAX. IIBC Membership Fee of $80 (expiring May 31st, 2019) will be added to shopping cart for non-members.