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CyberWest Summit 2023

10 May, 2023 @ 8:00 am - 11 May, 2023 @ 5:00 pm

CyberWest Summit 2023
Protect your business.
Stay ahead in the game and invest in Cyber Security education. Learn how at the CyberWest Summit.

Are you a professional looking to gain a clear understanding of how cyber crime impacts your entire business?

Then the CyberWest Summit is the perfect opportunity for you!

​With two days of hands-on workshops, accessible presentations from global cyber security leaders, and a range of activities, this conference is designed to equip you with the knowledge and skills to protect your business and customers from cyber threats.

As a leader, it’s essential to understand the impact of cyber crime on your business and take action to prevent it. CyberWest Summit will provide you with the opportunity to learn from the best in the industry, gain practical knowledge and skills, and connect with local and global cyber companies that can provide essential services to support your business’s cyber security needs.

You’ll come away with a clear understanding of how to prepare for, prevent, and respond to a cyber attack, as well as valuable connections and resources to help you stay ahead of the game.

Don’t miss out on this valuable opportunity to protect your business and customers from cyber threats.

Check out the full program here

Some highlights of our Curated Keynotes, Workshops and Panels to expand your knowledge on Cyber.


The History of Cyber Security – Paul Haskell Dowland, ECU

Cyber Security: passwords and beyond – Troy Hunt, Founder, haveibeenpwned

Business models of Cyber Crime – why is Australia is a target – Bex Nixtert, Ankura Consulting

Effective private sector, government cyber collaboration – Theo Anton, Australian Cyber Security Centre

Practical Challenges of complying with the Security of Critical Infrastructure (SOCI) Act – Carla Leidke, FTI Consulting

Our small business Security of Critical Infrastructure (SOCI) Act uplift pilot success, Hannah McKelvie, Telstra & Susie Jones, Cynch

Critical infrastructure attacks in the global context: Stories from Ukraine and Australia – Tom Kenyon – internet 2.0


Cyber Risk and Resilience across Critical Infrastructure and how to fully leverage Cyber Risk Platforms as a Service, Terry Roberts, Whitehawk

Securing your supply chain – Alison Howe & John Heinrich, National Institute of Strategic Resilience

A Board’s Guide to Cyber Security – Brendan Payne, McGrathNicol

Under pressure: Navigating crisis communications during a cyber incident, Megan Lane, CyberCX

The importance of leadership in managing cyber risk – Panel

Secure through Influence, Not Mandate – lessons in cyber culture – Panel


10 May, 2023 @ 8:00 am
11 May, 2023 @ 5:00 pm


WA AustCyber Innovation Hub
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Pan Pacific Perth
207 Adelaide Terrace
Perth, WA 6000 Australia

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