Driving the Cyber Resilience of Data Compliance in Singapore

Gemalto (A Thales Company) and GovInsider cordially invite you to Evolution 2019 Singapore Edition - Secure Access to your Data. The Internet of Things (IoT) is playing a key role in governments’ march towards a paperless public service. There is also an increasing trend in using Biometric technology for identification. But what does this explosion of data mean for data protection?  

Evolution 2019 Singapore Edition will tackle this question with government officials and industry experts, and show how the public and private sectors can work together to build a secure digital fortress. Join us at Sofitel Singapore City Centre on Thursday 23rd May 2019 to find out more about data protection trends, best practices, and challenges , or take your pick with our specially curated roundtables to drill down on specific topics.
This summit is organised by GovInsider, in partnership with Gemalto, a leading digital security and data protection business unit of Thales.

WHO SHOULD ATTEND? This seminar is specifically designed for IT professionals working across cyber and data security, application security, and risk and compliance disciplines. 



08:30 Registration & Refreshments
09:00 Opening Remarks, by Joshua Chambers, Founder, GovInsider
09:05 Guest of Honour: Building Singapore' Data Protection Vision
by Yeong Zee Kin, Assistant Chief Executive, Data Innovation & Protection, Infocomm Media Development Authority (IMDA) Singapore
09:25 Keynote: Inside the Singapore Blockchain-based Platform 'OpenCert'
by Steven Koh, Director, Government Digital Services,
Government Technology Agency (GovTech), Singapore
09:45 The State of Data Security in Singapore
by Alex Tay, ASEAN Sales Director, Authentication & Encryption,
Thales Cloud Protection & Licensing 
10:05 International Keynote: Better Management of Data
by Rachel Dixon, Privacy and Data Protection Deputy Commissioner, Office of the Victorian Information Commissioner, Australia
10:25 Morning Break
10:50 Panel Session: Managing Singapore's Exponential Growth of Data
•  Rachel Dixon, Deputy Commissioner of Privacy and Data Protection Deputy Commissioner, Office of the Victorian Information Commissioner, Australia
•  Anne Goh, Assistant Director, Health Information Management Services, Singapore General Hospital, Singapore
•  Sabrina Luk, Assistant Professor (Public Policy and Global Affairs), Nanyang Technological University, Singapore
•  Alex Tay, ASEAN Sales Director, Authentication & Encryption, Thales Cloud Protection & Licensing
11:15 Roundtables led by Industry Leaders
•  Digital Security: Vision 2050
•  Building Trust in Data
•  Designing for the Digital Economy
•  Future of Information
•  Delivering with Data
12:00 Lunch & Networking
13:00 Security for What Matters Most: Data
by Shaun Chen, Director, Security Engineer APAC
Authentication & Encryption, Thales Cloud Protection & Licensing
13:45 Protect your data with Nutanix & Gemalto
by Nutanix
14:30 Security-first by Design (including a data breach demo)
by Netpoleon Solutions
15:15 Closing & End


International Keynote Speaker

Rachel Dixon was appointed as the Privacy and Data Protection Deputy Commissioner on 28 November 2017. Ms Dixon was previously the Head of Identity at the Commonwealth Digital Transformation Office and brings a wealth of experience in IT, telecommunications, big data, blockchain and biometrics. Ms. Dixon has a diverse and impressive career holding senior positions in the private sector for Australian and International technology companies, where she led large teams and developed expertise in the areas of data, privacy, cybersecurity and information security.


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About the event


Thursday, 23 May 2019


Sofitel Singapore City Centre

9 Wallich St, Singapore 078885 (Above Tanjong Pagar MRT)


Please contact Desiree at desiree@govinsider.asia for all event-related enquiries.