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Greater Australia CISO, IT Infrastructure & SecOps Leadership Summit

Thursday, December 03 | 11:00am Australian Western Standard Time

Seasoned CISOs, Information Security, Cyber Security & IT Leaders have learned that "Peers-Knowledge Exchange" can tremendously strengthen their enterprises security posture & their defense against security threats. Whether you are a Line-of-Business Leader or a lifelong Information Security Management Professional, this CISO & Information Security Leadership Summit will accelerate your understanding in planning strategically for your own enterprise.

Agenda for Online Attendees
11:00 AM ~ 11:05 AM Sign-In to Online Meeting & Peers Networking
11:05 AM ~ 11:10 AM Welcome and Roundtable Discussion Ground Rules
11:10 AM ~ 11:50 AM Industry Update: Fireside Chat with Industry Leaders
11:50 AM ~ 12:00 PM Peers Knowledge Sharing & Roundtable Discussion
12:00 PM ~ Wrap Up, Closing & Session Ends

Attendance is limited. Please email to request a seat at this event.


  • Date:
    Thursday, December 03, 2020
  • Time:
    11:00am – 12:00pm Australian Western Standard Time
  • Venue:
    This is a virtual meeting (hosted through WebEx)
  • Address:
    WebEx link provided upon registration

Presenter Info

Dave Lewis, Global Advisory CISO at Duo Security

Dave Lewis has 25 years of experience in IT security operations and management including a decade dealing with critical infrastructure security. He is the founder of the security site Liquidmatrix Security Digest and cohost of the Liquidmatrix podcast as well as the host of the Plaintext and Murder Board podcasts. Lewis writes columns for Daily Swig, Forbes and several other publications.

Allan Alford, Delivery CISO at NTT DATA Services

Allan Alford is currently the delivery CISO (Chief Information Security Officer) at NTT Data Services, governing all security concerns for delivered IT and business services. With 20+ years in IT and Engineering, Alford formerly served as CISO at Mitel, Forcepoint and Polycom. Alford has managed security strategy and led compliance with various frameworks and regulatory requirements such as NIST CSF, GDPR, ISO 27001, DFARS and others Allan secured Mitel’s enterprise and UCaaS environments and served at Pearson as Product Information Security Officer, where he created the security practice for a company-wide cloud transformation program. Alford also built and led the product security program at Polycom, integrating it fully into the product delivery process. He gives back to the security community via his Defense in Depth podcast – a weekly show that focuses each episode on a relevant topic in information security - and by authoring articles and speaking at conferences and summits. Allan holds a Master's Degree in Information Systems & Security, a Bachelor's Degree in Liberal Arts with a focus on Leadership and CISM certification.