REVA Academy for Corporate Excellence (RACE), an initiative of REVA University, was part of the CISO Breakfast Meet with a panel discussion on ‘Cybersecurity in the Cognitive Era’, organized on 17th August 2018 at Bengaluru. Deepak Talwar (Director – Cyber Security at EY) Nataraj N (SVP & Global Head Infrastructure Management Services (P&L);Global CIO) and Chinmay Hegde (Managing Director – Astrikos Consulting) were the panel members while several distinguished personalities from cybersecurity domain participated in the meet. Existing global cybersecurity ecosystem, the vulnerability of current network systems, emerging threats and appropriate response methods to be set up in wake of the recent upsurge in sophisticated cyber-attacks were the discussion highlights. The importance of traditional security measures and how RACE cybersecurity programs can help working professionals to upgrade their skill sets were also discussed in detail.
We thank the eminent panelists and participating delegates, including Aditya Mukherjee (Associate Security Manager at Accenture), Harshad Shah (CISO – Global Cyber Security Response Team), Krishna Kumar (CTO – SAP India Pvt Ltd), Lopa Mudraa Basuu (Global Director – Ocwen Financial Services) Paras Arora (Director PwC India), Phalachandra K L (Head Of Enterprise Cyber Security and CISO – Fidelity Investment India), Prasad Kulkarni (Senior Security Consultant Presales – Oracle India Pvt. Ltd), Ram Kumar G (Regional Information Security Officer – Philips), Raman Prabhakaran (Director -IT Cisco Systems), Sahadevan V (Chief Information Officer – Tratum Technologies), Sandeep Vijayaraghavan K (Co-Founder, Director and CEO at Aforecybersec Technology Pvt. Ltd), Satyajit Sarker (VP & Group CIO, Head of Digital – OmniActive Health Technologies), R Srinivas (General Manager – IT Infrastructure / Security – The Himalaya Drug Company), Shinu Abhi (Director – REVA University), Vinod Thomas (President – VentureBean Consulting Private Limited), Vinodh Soundarajan (CTO – Somnoware Healthcare Systems Inc) and others for sharing the valuable insights.