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CIO/CISO Leaders Summit Australia

Tuesday, March 01 | 8:00am Australian Eastern Daylight Time

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Join Duo at this Melbourne security summit, where Duo's Helen Patton will lead a roundtable strategy session "Zero Trust – Present and Future." Attend this session to better understand:

  • Where are companies on their Zero Trust Journey?
  • What are the barriers to Zero Trust implementation?
  • What developments can we expect in Zero Trust capabilities in the next 18 months?

Join Duo at the 8th CISO Leaders Australia Summit in Melbourne on 1 March!

This summit will attract over 150 CISOs, Heads of IT Security, CIOs, Heads of IT and technology leaders from across a diverse range of industries in Australia. This year’s summit theme will be focussed on 'Re-evaluating Security Posture to Build a Cyber Security Enterprise.' Attendees will get to personalize their agenda from a variety of keynotes, workshops and targeted roundtable discussions.

Focus Network is hosting this summit, and they are committed to deliver a great event in a well-managed and safe environment. For more information, see the Safe Event Guidelines.

If you are interested in attending the upcoming gathering and would like to receive further information, please navigate to the Focus Network page to register (linked above and below), and a member of their team will be in contact with you shortly.

Summit sessions will take place from 8:50am to 4:50pm AEDT, with networking drinks happening from 4:50pm to 5:30pm. Duo's roundtable discussion (CISO Track) "Zero Trust – Present and Future" will be presented by Helen Patton at 9:55am. We will also have members from our local team in attendance to take 1-1 private meetings face to face.

We hope to see you there!


  • Date:
    Tuesday, March 01, 2022
  • Time:
    8:00am – 5:30pm Australian Eastern Daylight Time
  • Venue:
    Crown Conference Centre
  • Address:
    Crown Promenade, Crown Melbourne, 8 Whiteman Street, Southbank VIC 3006, Australia

Presenter Info

Helen Patton, Advisory CISO, Duo Security at Cisco

With more years working in the Security, Risk, Privacy and Resiliency professions than she cares to say, Helen Patton advocates using information risk, security and privacy to enable the mission of organizations and to support society at large. Helen is an Advisory CISO at Duo Security (now CISCO), where she shares security strategies with the security community. Previously she was the CISO at The Ohio State University where she was awarded the ISE North American Academic/Public Sector Executive of the Year, and an Executive Director at JPMorganChase. Helen actively encourages collaboration across and within industries, to enable better information security and privacy practices. She believes in improving diversity and inclusion in the workforce, and mentors people interested in pursuing careers in security, privacy and risk management. Helen has a Master’s degree in Public Policy and has earned Certified Information Systems Auditor and Certified In Risk and Systems Control certifications from ISACA. She serves on the State of Ohio Cybersecurity Advisory Board and is a founding board member of the National Technology Security Coalition.

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