Vancouver, BC CISO Executive Summit

November 15, 2022 | Vancouver Marriott Pinnacle Downtown Hotel

November 15, 2022
Vancouver Marriott Pinnacle Downtown Hotel


Collaborate with your peers

Get together with Vancouver, BC's top CISOs to tackle shared business challenges and critical priorities facing your role today. Participate in this one-day, local program with peer-driven topics and interactive discussions with your true C-level peers.

Join your peers to discuss the most critical issues impacting CISOs today:

Using data & analytics to make informed business decisions

Crafting a cybersecurity strategy to mitigate risk

Improving business outcomes through IT strategy, governance and operating models

Vancouver, BC CISO Governing Body

The Governing Body Co-Chairs shape the summit agenda, ensuring that all content is driven by CISOs, for CISOs.


Dave Cummings

Executive Vice President & Chief Digital Officer

Rob Davidson

Pacific Blue Cross
Director of Security Services, CISO

Rob Labbé

Director, Information Security

Kalev Ruberg

VP Future and Chief Innovation Officer

Greg Sieg


Tim Swanson

FortisBC Energy
Director, Corporate Security & Business Continuity

Risa Zaleski

Senior Director, Technology

What to Expect

Interactive Sessions

Hear from CISO practitioners and thought leaders on how they're solving critical challenges impacting your role today in Keynote sessions, and join smaller, interactive discussions with your peers in Breakout and Boardroom sessions.

Community Networking

Make new connections and catch up with old friends in casual conversations during dedicated time for networking designed to better acquaint you with your Vancouver, BC CISO community.

Peer-to-Peer Meetings

Connect with like-minded peers in a private, one-on-one setting through Evanta's Peer-to-Peer Meetings. You will be matched with peers in your community based on your shared interests and priorities.


Governing Body Welcome Reception Session

Governing Body Private Dinner

Governing Body members host this dinner for attendees to launch the event with an evening of peer networking. 

Keynote Sessions

Art of Innovation

Turning social distancing into creative connecting, Artist/Author Noah Scalin and creator of the Webby award-winning Skull-A-Day project, shares images of his awe-inspiring work and tells the unusual story of how he completely overturned his own working practices to develop a new way of sustaining innovation in his work and life. He will share how his learnings from that experience have helped him to continue creating and connecting despite the challenges of this moment in time.

Join this keynote to learn:

  • Actionable lessons to unleash creativity to solve business problems
  • Creative concepts to maintain employee engagement in an era of remote work
  • How to jump-start and sustain creative leadership

Lunch Comments & Keynote

Details coming soon.

Closing Keynote & Comments

 Details coming soon.


We look forward to seeing you at an upcoming in-person gathering

Evanta programs are uniquely positioned to succeed in the current landscape.

  • Our invitation-only gatherings are designed to be smaller in scale, providing a safe and comfortable environment.
  • All in-person programs are local and complimentary, with zero impact on your organization’s T&E.

We are committed to creating the safest possible environment for all participants, partners, and associates. As a part of our commitment we will continue to monitor and adhere to government, venue, and health agency guidelines. Information on vaccinations, face mask guidance, on-site safety measures, and more, can be found here: Health and Safety Resource Policy.


Your Community Partners

Global Thought Leader
CIO Thought Leaders
Key Partners
Program Partners

Vancouver, BC CISO Program Manager

For inquiries related to this event, please reach out to your dedicated program contact.

Aislin Courtis

Program Manager