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RED SWAN PARTNERS

Overview           Speakers          Schedule

Navigating Cybersecurity and the Transformational effects of AI

Fairmont Royal York - Toronto

Round Table Discussion

ATTENDEES

8 October 2024

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OUR SPEAKERS

Talal Yousef

Talal Yousef

C.E.O

Red Swan Partners

Talal is truly passionate about the success of his clients and his team. He is a truly Serial Entrepreneur having experience across multiple cultures and regions in emerging countries including 5 new businesses in the Middle East, Singapore, Greece and United Kingdom covering industries from: ​ - Testing & Inspection services. - Refrigerant gases. - Liquefied petroleum gases (LPG). - Welding/cutting equipment. - Environmental solutions. - Industrial/medical gases.
Jeremy Harvey

Jeremy Harvey

Operating Partner

Red Swan Partners

Originally UK based working with major multi-nationals Unilever and Reckitt & Colman. Formed JHA Consult, a strategic and marketing consultancy forming alliances with key partners in UK, Middle East and subsequently Canada. Enjoys working across cultures and many business categories in Europe, North America, the Middle East and India. Supporting the next generation of leaders as a Peer Group Chair with TEC Canada (part of the global Vistage Group).
Steph Donnelly

Steph Donnelly

Corporate Development Director

Eurofins Scientific S.E

Following an international career in senior financial roles with global contract manufacturers including CFO in a Nasdaq listed US division, Steph joined Exova Group in 2013 as Corporate Development Director to support their IPO process and to create and lead the Group's M&A function which delivered 15 transactions (buy and sell) in Europe, US and Asia, across all of Exova's material testing and assurance disciplines which included NDT testing, fire compliance testing and certification. Following Exova’s 2017 sale to Element Materials Steph joined Eurofins Scientific S.E. as Corporate Development Director to work alongside business leaders across Eurofins’ broad life-sciences portfolio and has delivered over 30 (buy and sell) transactions.
Victor Beitner

Victor Beitner

C.E.O

Cybersecurity Canada

With 40+ years in cybersecurity, holds a CISSP and is active in CCN, ISACA. - Georgian College, past Chair of the Security and Protection Committee, - Digital Governance Council developed CyberSecure Canada certification Can CIOSC-104:2021and revision 2024, as well as CAN/DGSI 118 Cyber Resiliency in Healthcare standard - He is also a member of The Society for Standards Professionals, - CMMC Industry Standards Council - Member of EITCI QSG - Quantum Standards Group. - Represented Canada at the Security conference in The Hague (2016/2023) - Speaker/Presenter at InCyber Forum Montreal about Certifications for Cyber (2023) - SME associate at the ATRiM Group Past: - 1st VP High Technology Crime Investigation Association (HTCIA) - Certification Body for Cyber Essentials Canada 2019-2021
Anneke Auer-Olvera

Anneke Auer-Olvera

Director, Programs and Strategic Partnership, Standardization Services Branch

Standards Council of Canada (SCC)

With over twenty year’s experience at the SCC, Anneke now works with a large team to develop and deliver SCC’s Stakeholder funded Programs including SCC's AI and Data Governance Standardization Program and Standards to Support Resilience in Infrastructure Program. This includes working in sectors of strategic focus, working closely with internal and external partners to develop and propose programs aligned with stakeholder priorities where standardization strategies can help those stakeholders meet their objectives.
Konstantine Arkoudas

Konstantine Arkoudas

Chief AI Officer and Architect

Konstantine has a Master’s Degree and Ph. D in Artificial Intelligence from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) He has worked with / consulted for a number of companies on AI strategy (including Amazon / Bloomberg) and is currently launching a “new and very exciting” startup.
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