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This event is for innovators and leaders of the IT Industry and those wishing to learn how to integrate technologies into their company

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Please join us for the first Sarnia-Lambton IT Symposium on November 21, 2019 hosted by Lambton College's Information Technology & Communication Research Centre (ITCRC) in partnership with the Western Sarnia-Lambton Research Park and the Sarnia Lambton Economic Partnership (SLEP).

The one-day event will showcase new and emerging trends, research and technologies in the Information Technology sectors. Participants will have the opportunity to hear from and network with IT experts while being exposed to new and innovative developments. The event will also highlight how companies outside the IT sector can integrate these technologies into their own company to improve products, processes and services.

The Agenda and Speaker list for the event is as follows:

9:00 a.m. – Doors Open

9:30 a.m. – Registration Begins

10:00 a.m. – Opening Remarks

10:10 a.m. - 11:30 a.m. - 1st Panel - "Cloud Computing" w/ Q&A

  1. Jeff Van Heumen, Business Development & Commercialization Manager, Ontario Centres of Excellence & Lisa Klimstra, Business Engineering Manager, CENGN – “Benefits of Accessing a Private Cloud Sandbox"
  2. Joseph Latouf, Founder & President, CORA Cyber Security Inc. – “CORA Quantum Safe Encryption”
  3. Sean Laibovitz, Solutions Architect, TeraMach – “Five Key Pillars in Moving to the Cloud”

11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. - 2nd Panel- "Internet of Things" w/ Q&A

  1. Takis Zourntos, Lambton Toronto, - "Living of the Edge (of Computing): IoT Systems and Applications"
  2. Terry D'Silva, President & CEO, Tertec Enterprises Inc. - “Creating Dynamic Solutions for Automation and Data Acquistion Using State of the Art IoT”
  3. Shiva Bissoon, Director of Business Development/Research & Design Engineer, Metallurgical Sensors Inc. - "When the Dust Settles: An IoT Application"
  4. Chris Knowles, Technical Field Readiness Lead, Google Cloud - "How IoT Enables the Creation of Closed Loop Controls Around Business"

12:30 p.m. - 1:15 p.m. - Lunch

1:15 p.m. - 2:15 p.m. - Panel 3 - "Cybersecurity" w/ Q&A

  1. Tyler Logtenberg, Media Sonar – “Threat Intelligence for a Safer World”
  2. Kamyar Ghaderi, Queens College – “Cybersecurity in Smartgrid”
  3. Hans Study, President/Co-Founder, Layer0 - “Cyber Threats Facing Your Organization” 

2:15 p.m. - Break

2:30 p.m. - 3:30 p.m. - 4th Panel - "Data Science" w/ Q&A

  1. John Haldeman, Enterprise Security Architect, Information Insights LLC – “Using Open Data to Understand Municipal Government”
  2. Emad Nasrallah, Computer Professor, Cestar College – “Data Science in Business”
  3. Bill Ross, Janus Conferences – “Putting a Financial Value on Data”

3:30 p.m. - Closing Remarks

Guests of the Symposium will include leaders from regional industry, federal, provincial and municipal government agencies, academia, tech development companies, funding agencies, and leading researchers in the sector.

The Sarnia-Lambton IT Symposium will be held at the Lambton College Residence and Event Centre in Sarnia, Ontario from 10:00a.m. to 3:30p.m. Doors open at 9:00 a.m. with registration beginning at 9:30 a.m. Lunch and refreshments will be provided.

For more information, please contact the ITCRC Coordinator Chad Nedin at chad.nedin@lambtoncollege.ca

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