CISO Summit

CSO Summit at SecTor 2017


The 2018 CISO Summit offers an invaluable opportunity for you to engage with the world’s foremost security experts in an intimate, closed-door setting.

Held at SecTor, Canada’s premier IT security conference, the CISO Summit is your chance to network and discuss ground breaking topics, pressing challenges and current opportunities with fellow CISOs and experts presenting at this year’s conference.

If you would like to participate in the 2018 CISO Summit and meet the following criteria, please fill out the form below. Your status will be reviewed and you will receive further instructions.

Please note, this is not a sponsored event and there are no hidden agendas. CISO Summit attendees are carefully selected and limited to a maximum of 30. For this reason, we ask those selected to purchase a SecTor full conference ticket to secure their place.

  The Details

Date: The 2018 CISO Summit will be hosted on Tuesday October 2, 2018 (SecTor conference day one).

SecTor 2018: Conference Sessions are held on October 2 and 3 with pre-conference activities on October 1, 2018. A full overview of the schedule will be made available at

Venue: SecTor and the CISO Summit will be held on Levels 700 and 800 in the South Building of the Metro Toronto Convention Center (MTCC) in downtown Toronto. More information on how to get there is available at

Before registering your interest, please ensure you fulfill the following three criteria:

You are at an Executive Level
You are responsible for your organizations’ information security
You work in a company with revenue exceeding C$50m

  Expression Of Interest

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The 2018 CISO Summit Agenda

Tuesday Oct 2, 2018

08:00 – 08:50 Registration and Networking Continental Breakfast
08:50 – 10:00 Keynote (viewed from private CISO Summit room)
10:00 – 10:10 Break
10:10 – 11:00 Keynote Private Q&A
11:00 – 11:50 Session TBA
11:50 – 12:00 Lunch Service
12:00 – 13:10 Keynote (viewed from private CISO Summit room)
13:25 – 14:25 Session TBA
14:25 – 14:40 Break
14:40 – 15:40 Session TBA
15:40 – 16:00 Closing Remarks and Housekeeping
16:00 – 17:30 Expo Hall / Networking
17:30 – 19:30 SecTor 2018 Reception at Steam Whistle

CISO Summit Format

The CISO Summit is a closed room under Chatham House rules.  The individual identified in the schedule will lead a round table discussion on the topic described.  For a full schedule of all the talks at SecTor, please visit the conference schedule here.