Laura Payne is a Senior Information Security Advisor at the Bank of Montreal. She has over 10 years of experience in the financial services industry covering a variety of roles in IT operations and information security. Laura holds a degree in Systems Design Engineering from the University of Waterloo. When not at work, she enjoys spending time with her family, volunteering in the community, and wilderness camping.
The six women participating in this keynote panel currently work in information security across a variety of sectors. With a diverse background of education including criminology, public policy, arts and engineering, and over 100 years combined experience, they bring to the table a variety of perspectives on the industry as a whole.