RSA Conference 2018 Asia-Pacific & Japan Announces Keynote Stage Line-up

RSA
Conference, the world’s leading information security conferences and
expositions, today announced its line-up of keynote speakers for RSA
Conference 2018 Asia-Pacific & Japan (APJ). The Conference keynotes will
be opened by Mr. Ng Hoo Ming, Deputy Chief Executive (Operations), Cyber
Security Agency of Singapore (CSA). His speech is titled “Now Matters:
Of Data Governance, Cybersecurity, and Regulation”.

As the Conference adopts a focus on evolving government regulations,
privacy laws and regional C-suite concerns, Narelle Devine, CISO,
Australian Government Department of Human Services, and Dr. Tobias
Feakin, Australian Ambassador for Cyber Affairs, will join Mr. Ng Hoo
Ming to provide perspectives from the public sector. A Global View on
GDPR will also be discussed in a panel featuring the International
Association of Privacy Professionals (IAPP), Accenture, AON and TrustArc.

The Hugh Thompson Show will be a highlight on the Conference keynote
stage. RSA Conference Program Chair Hugh Thompson will feature special
guests Sophia, the social humanoid robot, and Mahmood Sharif, a computer
security and artificial intelligence researcher and expert, who will
discuss the role of cybersecurity in the application of artificial
intelligence and its potential to revolutionize business.

“With dynamic and fast-developing economies that are poised to lead
global growth, Asia is characterized by its accelerating connectivity
and innovative use of technology, making it a prime target for
cyber-attacks. Increasingly, cybersecurity conversations are not just
for CIOs, CISOs and IT managers. The rest of the C-suite, government
officials and citizens need to come together to strengthen APJ’s
cybersecurity posture,” said Linda Gray Martin, Director & General
Manager, RSA Conference.

“The keynote speaker line-up we’ve assembled will bring deep insights
and expertise on regulation and privacy, as well as emerging security
topics around artificial intelligence and critical national
infrastructure, among others. We are honored and excited to have the
brightest minds in cybersecurity join us for three days of
knowledge-sharing, learning and engaging discussions to inspire the
region to take effective action.”

RSA Conference 2018 Asia-Pacific & Japan (APJ) begins Wednesday, 25
July, and runs through Friday, 27 July, at the Marina Bay Sands
Convention Center in Singapore.

Keynote speakers and sessions include:

Additional keynote speakers include:

Additional information and online registration details:

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