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Cyber Security = Risk Management - An approach that balances risk, resilience, and response.

Join ACS NT as we will delve into the critical understanding that at its core, cybersecurity is not just about technology—it is fundamentally a form of risk management.

Event Start: Thu 16 May 05:00 PM ACST
Event Finish: Thu 16 May 08:00 PM ACST


Registration End Date: Thu 16 May 08:00 AM

<p><span style="font-size: 10pt;"><span>*If you are not a current ACS member, you will be asked to &#39;create an account&#39;. Your details will be used for registration processes only. If you experience technical issues, please contact <a href="" target="_blank"></a><br><br><img alt="User-added image" src=";feoid=00N9000000EVCh7&amp;refid=0EMGB00000AyLer" style="height: 281px; width: 500px;"></img><br><br>In our upcoming session, we will delve into the critical understanding that at its core, cybersecurity is not just about technology—it is fundamentally a form of risk management. </span><br><br><span><span><span style="font-family: Calibri,sans-serif;"><strong>The topics that will be covered in this session are:<br>Understand</strong><strong> </strong>- Risk management principles in cyber security</span></span></span></span><br><span style="font-size: 10pt;"><span><span><span style="font-family: Calibri,sans-serif;"><strong>Key principles</strong> - Identify, assess and implementing controls</span></span></span></span><br><span style="font-size: 10pt;"><span><span><span style="font-family: Calibri,sans-serif;"><strong>Governance and culture</strong><strong> </strong>- Importance of policies, procedures, and training</span></span></span></span><br><span style="font-size: 10pt;"><span><span><span style="font-family: Calibri,sans-serif;"><strong>Integrated defence mechanism</strong> - How people, process and tech play together</span></span></span></span><br><span style="font-size: 10pt;"><span><span><span style="font-family: Calibri,sans-serif;"><strong>Innovation</strong> - Role of Data and AI in modern day cyber security</span></span></span></span><br><span style="font-size: 10pt;"><span><span><span style="font-family: Calibri,sans-serif;"><strong>Insight</strong> - Real world use cases<br><br>At the end of </span></span></span><span>Sarawanan Nandhakumar&#39;s presentation there will be time  for Q &amp; A followed by networking, drinks and nibbles.</span></span></p>


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Sarawanan Nandhakumar

Sarawanan Nandhakumar

Sarawanan is a seasoned professional in blending technology and business strategy, with deep expertise in cybersecurity, digital transformation (DX), and artificial intelligence (AI). His career has been a journey through innovation, spearheading digital transformation with a focus on security and intelligence. His expertise is to guide teams and manage complex tech projects, showcasing a rich understanding of the digital terrain's challenges and opportunities.  

As a founder of Connecting Dots, part of Digital Thrive PTY LTD, he has steered the company into becoming a formidable force to reckon in the current tech landscape. Connecting Dots stands out for its specialisation in cybersecurity, DX, and AI services, offering strategic insights coupled with expert consulting.   

His vision for the company is clear: to navigate businesses through the digital maze with innovative, tailored solutions that tackle cybersecurity, DX, and AI hurdles head-on. 

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Level 1, 48-50 Smith Street,Darwin City,NT,Australia

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  • Darwin Innovation Hub
    Level 1, 48-50 Smith Street
    Darwin City NT 0800
  • when

  • Event Start:
    Thu 16 May 05:00 PM ACST

    Event Finish:
    Thu 16 May 08:00 PM ACST
  • event price

  • Member: $0.00
  • Member-Concessional: $0.00
  • Non-Member: $0.00

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