Protecting Australia: Why we need a cyber security strategy

12.00pm to 1.30pm

Join our panel of experts as they discuss how Australia will manage cyber security risks in the coming years.

The ubiquitous nature of the digital world and the fact that it permeates nearly all aspects of our lives and economy mean that cyber security has become one of the most important points of focus for our society. Business’ and Boards are grappling with the risks it presents and Government is seeking to set policy direction through its upcoming 2020 Cyber Security Strategy. How important is Cyber Security, and how exposed are we as Australians, to cyber-attacks and what are the implications for national security?

Presented in collaboration with Downer Group, this live webinar will delve into Australia's cyber security strategy and explore how the nation will manage cyber security risks in the coming years.


Alastair MacGibbon - Chief Strategy Officer, CyberX
Jane Halton AO PSM - Board Member, COVID-19 Coordination Commission
Professor Lyria Bennett Moses - Director of the Allens Hub for Technology, Law and Innovation and a Professor in Law, UNSW
Edmund Leong - Cyber Security Practice Lead, Downer

John Lawrance - Senior Manager, Downer Defence Systems


This is your opportunity to ask questions of our panel of experts and weigh in on the nation's cyber security strategy and plan for the future.