Getting Digital Ready: Maturing Cyber Security Strategies, Policies, Capabilities & Culture For The Cloud-Centric Enterprise

20 April 2021
9:50 AM - 12:15 PM (AEST) | Free to Attend

Virtual Summit Day One: 20th April, 2021

9:50 am - 10:00 am Opening Remarks

10:00 am - 10:30 am From Execs To Developers: Leveraging Cyber Risk Modelling To Quantify and Unify How The Entire Organisation Understands, Prioritises & Communicates Cyber Risks

Sanjay Nayar - Director of Cyber Risk Analytics & Modelling, CapitalOne USA

At CapitalOne, Sanjay has developed a robust cyber risk analytics and modelling capability that’s bridging the gap across security, risk and business teams and how they collaborate over the threats that the organisation is exposed to. In this session, hear Sanjay reflect on his experiences and outline the challenges faced when undertaking this shift towards a data-driven, automated infosec future and how he believes organisations must address them. He’ll touch upon:

• Improving quantification of cyber risks to drive consistency in business investments and prioritisations

• Gathering and modelling qualitative data from disparate sources

• Building an enterprise risk landscape that enables a united drive towards information security 


Sanjay Nayar

Director of Cyber Risk Analytics & Modelling
CapitalOne USA

10:35 am - 11:05 am Establishing Zero Trust Security One Step at a Time

Sami Laine - Principal Security Architect, Okta

Last year, the business community was forced to adapt to a new era of distributed work—and cyber threats have adapted right along with them. Between unsecured home WiFi networks and the rise in personal devices accessing company resources, the opportunities for data theft have risen as teams have dispersed.What are the best-practice models for securing it? Why is continuing to rely on traditional approaches courting disaster? What are the steps you must take to implementing Zero Trust across your ecosystem? What are the top trends in Identity Management and how can your organisation leverage these for customer success? In this session, Sami will focus on:

·        The full Zero Trust reference architecture and steps to get there

·        Why Identity is the foundational layer to build contextual access controls from


Sami Laine

Principal Security Architect

11:10 am - 11:40 am Lendlease Case Study: Incorporating DevSecOps, Zero Trust Principles and Dark Net Chatter Into Your Technology Operations To Create Proactive Cyber Prevention, Detection and Response

Abhijitt Mukharjji - Enterprise Security Architect, Global ICT, Lendlease

At Lendlease, Abhijitt has been working hard to stay ahead of the curve of cyber security attacks. With the backdrop of recent high profile attacks like SolarWinds, he has helped Lendlease architect cyber processes in a manner that helps the organisation stay a step ahead of the threatscape. In this session hear how Abhjitt is using a hacker’s mindset to drive proactivity in cyber prevention, detection and response by:

·        Embracing zero-trust, multi-factor authentication to strengthen incident prevention

·        Adopting DevSecOps principles to drive secure developer practices

·        Bringing visibility to and proactively triaging anomalies through IOC data (indicators of compromise)

·        Mitigating attack risks through brand protection and dark net chatter services


Abhijitt Mukharjji

Enterprise Security Architect, Global ICT