Scheduled time
7:00am - 8:00am
Mindfulness Meditation or Outdoor Bootcamp hosted by Adrenaline Fitness
Amber Room or Seawall
8:30am - 9:30am
Breakfast of Champions!
9:30am - 10:45am
(hard start)
DFI Forensics, Tyler Hatch, CEO
Kobalt Security, Michael Argast, CEO
Ransomware Readiness - don't let your business be the next cybercrime headline
Ransomware is a global scourge that costs business billions of dollars a year, and new techniques that cybercriminals are employing are only worsening the impact. Michael Argast, Co-Founder and CEO of Kobalt Security Inc., and Tyler Hatch, Founder and CEO of DFI Forensics will discuss:
  • Technical details and impacts of an attack, how attackers are changing their methods and becoming even more dangerous
  • Controls and solutions you can do to reduce the risk of an attack being successful
  • Methods and strategies to employ to lower the impact of Ransomware should it strike your organization
  • Simple steps to start today
  • Incident response strategies to lower the costs of an attack
Fairmont Pacific Rim, Emerald Ballroom
10:45am - 11:00am
Stretch Break
11:00am - 12:00pm
Jeff Hancock, Chandler Professor of Communication at Stanford University and the Founding Director of the Stanford Social Media Lab
The Future of Trust
A new trust framework is emerging - fueled by social, economic, and technological forces that will profoundly alter how we trust, not only what we see and read online, but also one another. This shift will lead to new and sometimes counterintuitive approaches to using technology to trust more, not less. The implications are profound and far-reaching - from how we sell products to how we manage people, and from how we love to how we teach and parent.
Fairmont Pacific Rim, Emerald Ballroom
12:00pm - 1:00pm
Enjoy Lunch
1:00pm - 2:30pm
Fairmont Pacific Rim, Emerald Ballroom
2:30pm - 2:45pm
Stretch Break
2:45pm - 3:45pm
Josh Blair, Founder & CEO,
Moderated by: Debby Carreau, CEO & Founder, Inspired HR
Winning the war for talent
As the CEO of Impro.AI, a tech start-up that has democratized data-driven coaching, mentoring, and consulting, and the Vice Chair of TELUS International, an over 60,000 person-strong digital customer experience innovator, Josh Blair knows that our new world requires new leadership approaches and tools that will help companies to win in the ongoing war for talent.
Fairmont Pacific Rim, Emerald Ballroom
3:45pm - 4:45pm
Fairmont Pacific Rim, Emerald Ballroom
4:45pm - 5:00pm
Wrap up!
Fairmont Pacific Rim, Emerald Ballroom
Meet for group transfer!
Fairmont Lobby
6:30pm- late
Finale event!