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GovWare 2023 Conference Agenda

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08:30
  1. Level 1 | Exhibition Hall, Sands Expo and Convention Centre
    510 mins
    The Singapore Cyber Conquest, open to students from Singapore and ASEAN institutes, showcases participants' cybersecurity capabilities in a near real-world cyber range. Participants will face a divers ...
09:00
  1. Level 3 | Sands Expo and Convention Centre
    30 mins
    • SICW 2023 Open Session
09:30
  1. Level 3 | Sands Expo and Convention Centre
    170 mins
    • SICW 2023 Open Session
12:00
  1. Lunch
    Level 1 | Exhibition Hall, Sands Expo and Convention Centre
    60 mins
13:00
  1. Level 3, Room GW1 | Sands Expo and Convention Centre
    10 mins
14:00
  1. Level 3, Room GW1 | Sands Expo and Convention Centre
    30 mins
    • Developments in the Zero Trust Environment
    The supply chain of hardware and software technologies has become the foundation of enterprise and critical infrastructure. As organizations rely on a myriad of ICT equipment, smart devices, virtual a ...
  2. Level 3, Room GW2 | Sands Expo and Convention Centre
    30 mins
    • Cybersecurity Ops Centre
    We will walk through how distributed security monitoring has evolved in Finland in the past years by sharing how open NDR architectures have been adapted by the government and enterprises.  A few year ...
  3. Level 3, Room GW3 | Sands Expo and Convention Centre
    30 mins
    • Recent Developments in ML/AI Engines
    CISO-GPT: Leveraging AI to Augment Corporate Security Posture Artificial Intelligence (AI) and language models are revolutionizing various domains, ranging from search and analytics to personal commun ...
14:30
  1. Level 3, Room GW1 | Sands Expo and Convention Centre
    30 mins
    • Developments in the Zero Trust Environment
    As we move closer to the deadline of President Biden's Executive Order requiring federal civilian agencies to establish plans to drive adoption of Zero Trust Architecture by 2024 and encouraging priva ...
  2. Level 3, Room GW2 | Sands Expo and Convention Centre
    30 mins
    • Cybersecurity Ops Centre
    In today’s digitally connected enterprise landscape, organisations face inherent challenges when striving to build and scale security operations in the face of continuously evolving cyber security thr ...
  3. Level 3, Room GW3 | Sands Expo and Convention Centre
    30 mins
    • Recent Developments in ML/AI Engines
    This session commences with recent nation state, eCrime, and hacktivist cyber attacks, and the increase in complex tradecraft wielded by sophisticated adversaries over the years. Particular focus will ...
15:00
  1. Level 3, Room GW1 | Sands Expo and Convention Centre
    30 mins
    • Developments in the Zero Trust Environment
    Zero Trust is a major change to how we the industry does security architecture, and many orgs have major projects to implement 'zero trust'. Zero Trust is a well defined concept in NIST SP 800-207, wh ...
  2. Level 3, Room GW2 | Sands Expo and Convention Centre
    30 mins
    • Cybersecurity Ops Centre
    I built the cyber threat intelligence program at a top-tier financial institution in Washington, DC. From this, I gathered valuable insights which can aid large corporations in designing their own ris ...
  3. Level 3, Room GW3 | Sands Expo and Convention Centre
    30 mins
    • Recent Developments in ML/AI Engines
    A new AI framework can automate the evaluations of risk assessment and audit processes for cybersecurity professionals. It would be invaluable for CISOs, who need powerful tools to continuously assess ...
15:30
  1. Tea Break
    30 mins
16:00
  1. Level 3, Room GW1 | Sands Expo and Convention Centre
    90 mins
    • How Can Collaborative Partnerships Forge Impactful Synergies In Cybersecurity?
    Dive into the heart of contemporary cybersecurity dynamics with our captivating panel discussion, "How can collaborative partnerships forge impactful synergies in Cybersecurity?"  In a digital landsca ...
  2. Level 3, Room GW2 | Sands Expo and Convention Centre
    30 mins
    • Endpoint, Mobile & Network Security
    In today's digital age, where enterprises are undergoing constant modernization, the importance of securing your network in real-time cannot be underestimated. C-level executives expect a comprehensiv ...
  3. Level 3, Room GW3 | Sands Expo and Convention Centre
    90 mins
    • Governance and Assurance in AI
    Artificial Intelligence (AI) has taken the industry by storm with the potential for it to significantly improve and/or disrupt business operations. Given the ever-increasing importance of AI, the pane ...
16:30
  1. Level 3, Room GW2 | Sands Expo and Convention Centre
    30 mins
    • Endpoint, Mobile & Network Security
    This presentation focuses on the crucial aspects of mobile app security, addressing the rising challenges and the need for comprehensive protection. We examine the evolving landscape of mobile app thr ...
17:00
  1. Level 3, Room GW2 | Sands Expo and Convention Centre
    30 mins
    • Endpoint, Mobile & Network Security
    Attack surface management process is crucial to minimize the risk of exposure to a breach. Automated Moving Target Defense (AMTD) is touted by leading analysts as the future and natural evolution of c ...
17:30
  1. End of GovWare 2023 Day 1
09:00
  1. Level 3, Room GW1 | Sands Expo and Convention Centre
    30 mins
    • 2023 Keynote
    The evolving digital landscape continues to drive the need for cybersecurity.   Organisations need to keep up with the changes in the threat and technology landscape to better understand the opportuni ...
09:30
  1. Level 3, Room GW1 | Sands Expo and Convention Centre
    30 mins
    • 2023 Keynote
    2023 has been the breakthrough year for AI across the world and enterprises have to make some key decisions about their AI strategy that will determine how successful their cybersecurity AI strategy w ...
10:00
  1. Level 3, Room GW1 | Sands Expo and Convention Centre
    30 mins
    • 2023 Keynote
    In this era of digital transformation, the notion of security has transcended the confines of the traditional OSI model's layers. The proliferation of web-centric applications and services has propell ...
10:30
  1. Level 3, Room GW1 | Sands Expo and Convention Centre
    30 mins
    • 2023 Keynote
    In the realm of Operational Technology (OT), cybersecurity is often riddled with myth and lack of understanding that hinder effective security practices. Thus, shedding light on these misconceptions i ...
11:00
  1. Tea Break
    30 mins
11:30
  1. Level 3, Room GW1 | Sands Expo and Convention Centre
    30 mins
    • 2023 Keynote
    The digital age presents immense opportunities and challenges for businesses regarding cybersecurity. The foundation of Trust becomes crucial as organizations strive to fortify their defense against r ...
13:00
  1. Lunch
    Level 1 | Exhibition Hall, Sands Expo and Convention Centre
    60 mins
14:00
  1. Level 3, Room GW1 | Sands Expo and Convention Centre
    30 mins
    • Cybersecurity and Digital Transformation
    Cybersecurity and digital transformation are intertwined. A breach in digital assets leads to loss of trust and damage to organisation's reputation. Mei Leng shares her experience in contributing to t ...
  2. Level 3, Room GW2 | Sands Expo and Convention Centre
    30 mins
    • Organisational Cybersecurity Culture; The Role of Leadership and Management
    Leading in today's world of 'The war on and the war for' Talent' is critical in today's challenges for the right people to be on the team. There is the need to balance - working with what you have, wh ...
  3. Level 3, Room GW3 | Sands Expo and Convention Centre
    90 mins
    • Managing Crossroads of Data Security, Data Privacy and AI Adoption
    The concepts of data security, data privacy and artificial intelligence rapid adoption are overlapping. In this panel discussion, we will explore and discuss with the expert panelists about how data p ...
14:30
  1. Level 3, Room GW1 | Sands Expo and Convention Centre
    30 mins
    • Cybersecurity and Digital Transformation
    Medical devices are increasingly being used especially so as care is shifted to patients’ homes and care centres. Unfortunately, healthcare is among the most targeted sector among cyber-criminals. Com ...
  2. Level 3, Room GW2 | Sands Expo and Convention Centre
    30 mins
    • Organisational Cybersecurity Culture; The Role of Leadership and Management
    Today's modern enterprises don't resemble ones from three years ago, let alone ones from a decade ago. Today, remote workers are the norm, zero-trust dominates our planning, AI threatens to take over ...
15:00
  1. Level 3, Room GW1 | Sands Expo and Convention Centre
    30 mins
    • Cybersecurity and Digital Transformation
    Join this exciting session to learn all about Check Point own security best practices and how to ensure CISOs sleep well. Check Point's CISO will share real-world stories and use cases on the day-to-d ...
  2. Level 3, Room GW2 | Sands Expo and Convention Centre
    30 mins
    • Organisational Cybersecurity Culture; The Role of Leadership and Management
    Managing the oversight of national cyber security risk is a key challenge. Many organisations find it difficult to demonstrate a return on investment as they are unable to quantify the level of cyber ...
15:30
  1. Tea Break
    30 mins
16:00
  1. Level 3, Room GW1 | Sands Expo and Convention Centre
    90 mins
    • Cybersecurity and Digital Transformation
    Digital Transformation has accelerated in the past years due to operating conditions brought about by CoVid, this is also bring to surface the inadequacy of the security controls as well as readiness ...
  2. Level 3, Room GW2 | Sands Expo and Convention Centre
    30 mins
    • Developing the Cybersecurity Ecosystem, Talent Pipeline and Professionalism
    Chief Information Security Officers (CISO) worldwide encounter shared challenges such as adapting to evolving threat landscapes, managing limited resources, addressing cyber awareness gaps and handlin ...
  3. Level 3, Room GW3 | Sands Expo and Convention Centre
    30 mins
    • Security by Design: Risk Assessment, Avoidance and Mitigation
    Organizations are experiencing a remediation deficit; The emergence of exposures and vulnerabilities outpaces teams' ability to remediate them. Staying ahead here is virtually impossible. Traditional ...
16:30
  1. Level 3, Room GW2 | Sands Expo and Convention Centre
    30 mins
    • Developing the Cybersecurity Ecosystem, Talent Pipeline and Professionalism
    Organisations have traditionally recruited their cybersecurity manpower from a small talent pool comprising people with cybersecurity or information technology degrees or work experience. However, thi ...
  2. Level 3, Room GW3 | Sands Expo and Convention Centre
    30 mins
    • Security by Design: Risk Assessment, Avoidance and Mitigation
    Today's attack surface requires a different approach than relying on the old reactive defense-in-depth methods that build walls and hope that attackers can't get through them. Instead, focusing on pre ...
17:00
  1. Level 3, Room GW2 | Sands Expo and Convention Centre
    30 mins
    • Developing the Cybersecurity Ecosystem, Talent Pipeline and Professionalism
    In this talk, CREST reflects on the development of the global cybersecurity industry for individuals and organisations alongside its mission to build capability, capacity, consistency and collaboratio ...
  2. Level 3, Room GW3 | Sands Expo and Convention Centre
    30 mins
    • Security by Design: Risk Assessment, Avoidance and Mitigation
    Security is key, but many organisations still struggle with implementing security controls such that it can be seamless for all stakeholders. With the average cost of a data breach at US$4.35m, busine ...
17:30
  1. End of GovWare 2023 Day 2
09:00
  1. Level 3, Room GW1 | Sands Expo and Convention Centre
    30 mins
    • 2023 Keynote
    The cybersecurity threat landscape is becoming increasingly sophisticated. Bad actors are specialising and commodifying their efforts to provide illegitimate access to corporate networks to both state ...
09:30
  1. Level 3, Room GW1 | Sands Expo and Convention Centre
    30 mins
    • 2023 Keynote
    As the digital economy arises globally, industry digitalisation has rapidly accelerated and embraced advance technologies such as 5G/6G, cloudification, and emerging technologies like Generative AI be ...
10:00
  1. Level 3, Room GW1 | Sands Expo and Convention Centre
    30 mins
    • 2023 Keynote
    Cybersecurity threats change and evolve daily. In today’s world, understanding the latest tactics and knowing more about threat actors make a difference in keeping your organisation safe. Join Mandian ...
10:30
  1. Tea Break
    30 mins
11:20
  1. Level 3, Room GW1 | Sands Expo and Convention Centre
    20 mins
    • CLOUDSEC @GovWare 2023
    In the presentation titled “Rethinking Cybersecurity and Compliance through Automation”, the speaker encourages the audience to adopt a fresh perspective on cybersecurity by considering it from the va ...
11:40
  1. Level 3, Room GW1 | Sands Expo and Convention Centre
    20 mins
    • CLOUDSEC @GovWare 2023
    With the cybersecurity threat landscape ever evolving and expanding, what we know as cybersecurity is also changing. In this session, I will walk the audience through a journey on my approach to cyber ...
12:00
  1. Level 3, Room GW1 | Sands Expo and Convention Centre
    20 mins
    • CLOUDSEC @GovWare 2023
    The Cyber landscape has become increasingly complex. The modus operandi of attackers has evolved and there is now a bewildering suite of technical options available in the marketplace.  This has made ...
13:00
  1. Lunch
    Level 1 | Exhibition Hall, Sands Expo and Convention Centre
    60 mins
14:00
  1. Level 3, Room GW1 | Sands Expo and Convention Centre
    30 mins
    • Cyber Threat Landscape & Intelligence
    AI forces a new calculus on nation states trying to establish and maintain operational superiority in the digital battlespace, but it will impose a new paradigm on possibly all cyber actors whatever t ...
  2. Level 3, Room GW3 | Sands Expo and Convention Centre
    30 mins
    • Operational Technology Threat and Vulnerabilities Landscape
    Whether a company's infrastructure is old or new, doing nothing risks outages. That risk increases over time as attackers develop novel attacks focused on OT and consistently find gaps in existing def ...
  3. Level 3, Room GW2 | Sands Expo and Convention Centre
    30 mins
    • Cloud Native Security
    Secure Access Service Edge (SASE) is on the move, driven by the realities of the remote workforce, flexibility and scalability of the cloud, and cost-driven technology consolidation. Whether you regar ...
14:30
  1. Level 3, Room GW1 | Sands Expo and Convention Centre
    30 mins
    • Cyber Threat Landscape & Intelligence
    In today's world, cyber criminals are leveraging ransomware and multifaceted extortion campaigns with unprecedented frequency. The sophistication and the complexity of cyber attacks are also increasin ...
  2. Level 3, Room GW3 | Sands Expo and Convention Centre
    30 mins
    • Operational Technology Threat and Vulnerabilities Landscape
    With production outages due to cyber attacks more than doubling annually, we need engineering-grade solutions for OT cyber risk, in addition to conventional IT-grade solutions. Mature safety and prote ...
  3. Level 3, Room GW2 | Sands Expo and Convention Centre
    30 mins
    • Cloud Native Security
    Attackers are becoming increasingly sophisticated by using fileless malware to evade detection and leave no footprint in cloud workloads. In fact, the Aqua Nautilus Research team saw a 1,400% increase ...
15:00
  1. Level 3, Room GW1 | Sands Expo and Convention Centre
    30 mins
    • Cyber Threat Landscape & Intelligence
    With cyber threats becoming more stealthier and persistent, enterprises' executive leadership needs increased visibility into their Cyber security posture and their adaptive resilience on a continual ...
  2. Level 3, Room GW3 | Sands Expo and Convention Centre
    30 mins
    • Operational Technology Threat and Vulnerabilities Landscape
    Since BIMCO (The Baltic and International Maritime Council) first published its cyber security guidelines in 2016 and IMO's (The International Maritime Organization) 'Resolution MSC.428(98)' Maritime ...
  3. Level 3, Room GW2 | Sands Expo and Convention Centre
    30 mins
    • Cloud Native Security
    Zero trust is a term whose meaning becomes more obscure as its popularity increases. At first, the concept was simple: no user or application, inside or outside an organization, is trusted by default. ...
15:30
  1. Tea Break
    30 mins
16:00
  1. Level 3, Room GW1 | Sands Expo and Convention Centre
    30 mins
    • Cyber Threat Landscape & Intelligence
    Our world has become interconnected and reliant on technology. It is crucial to address the potential dangers that arise from the convergence of artificial intelligence (AI), Operational Technology (O ...
  2. Level 3, Room GW2 | Sands Expo and Convention Centre
    30 mins
    • Darkweb, Cybercrime, Cyberwarfare
    Cyberwarfare is a low-cost, extremely effective form of asymmetric warfare, and it's about to become a lot more prevalent. Unlike traditional physical warfare, cyberwarfare has no real borders or rule ...
  3. Level 3, Room GW3 | Sands Expo and Convention Centre
    90 mins
    • Building Resilience: Securing Critical Infrastructures and IT Supply Chains
    The panel will explore the various aspects of cybersecurity and resilience building in Smart Grids, Smart Cities and Supply Chains. The current threat landscape will be explored and best practices to ...
16:30
  1. Level 3, Room GW1 | Sands Expo and Convention Centre
    30 mins
    • Cyber Threat Landscape & Intelligence
    In 1976 when DevSecOps was first introduced, the internet and cybersecurity were still figments of imagination. Many systems and their applications leveraged rudimentary security principles at best (i ...
  2. Level 3, Room GW2 | Sands Expo and Convention Centre
    30 mins
    • Darkweb, Cybercrime, Cyberwarfare
    Cyberattacks are evolving at an exponential rate. The adversaries (attackers, cybercriminals, nation-state actors) are focused on stealing, exfiltrating, and destroying data. The question is, Why?" Th ...
17:00
  1. Level 3, Room GW2 | Sands Expo and Convention Centre
    30 mins
    • Cyber Threat Landscape & Intelligence
    The landscape of cyber threats is constantly evolving, and it is imperative for us to stay ahead of the curve. This session redefines cyber threat intelligence and uncovers what it takes to gather qua ...
  2. Level 3, Room GW2 | Sands Expo and Convention Centre
    30 mins
    • Darkweb, Cybercrime, Cyberwarfare
    This presentation delves into the imperative of redefining defence in the ever-changing landscape of cyber warfare. Adopting a thought-provoking tone, it will explore the core topics that make up cybe ...
17:30
  1. End of GovWare 2023