Quantum computing and ethical principles event

When:  Nov 16, 2023 from 17:00 to 19:00 (BE)
Associated with  Belgium Chapter

In the framework of our capacity building activities for our membership, we are organising the event ‘’Quantum computing and ethical principles’’ on the 16/11/2023, taking place online. Speakers:

Ramsés Gallego: With a background education in Business Administration (MBA) and Law, Ramsés is a +25 years security professional with deep expertise in the Risk Management and Governance areas. Ramsés is now International Chief Technology Officer for OpenText Cybersecurity, where he defines the vision and mission, purpose and promise of the company in that arena. He also ensures the proper execution of the department. He has previously been Strategist & Evangelist at the Office of the CTO in Symantec. Before, he was at Dell Security and CA Technologies for 5 and 8 years respectively, he was Regional Manager for SurfControl in Spain and Portugal, and also Chief Strategy Officer of the Security and Risk Management practice at Entelgy. Ramsés served for three years in ISACA’s CISM and CGEIT Certification Committees and also in the the Guidance & Practices Committee for three years from where deliverables are created for the community. He is honored to have been the Chair for ISACA’s ISRM Conference and part of the Program Committee for the events SecureCloud 2010 and 2012. He is now Immediate Past President at the ISACA Barcelona Chapter and played an instrumental role in the Planning Committee that prepared first-ever ISACA's World Congress in Washington, June 2011. He has also been part of the ISACA's CISM PATF Task Force. Ramsés believes that a revolution (rather than an evolution) is needed when considering the move from technology to enterprise risk and that the cloud dimension offers incredible opportunities for businesses today. Ramsés thinks that Governance is essential to facilitate innovation in this changing business environment and holds many certifications that combine different knowledge areas and broaden his vision on technology within the marketplace. Ramsés is a CISM (Certified Information Security Manager), CGEIT (Certified in the Governance of the Enterprise IT) and a CISSP (Certified Information Systems Security Professional). He is the proud owner of the SCPM (Stanford Certified Project Manager) from Stanford University, California, one of the first experts with the CCSK (Certificate of Cloud Security Knowledge) and also an ITIL and COBIT Foundations certified professional. He develops results-oriented, business-focused, people-driven projects due to his Six Sigma Black Belt accreditation. An internationally recognized public speaker, has visited +25 different countries in the past 12 months and has been awarded 'Best Speaker' many times. He received the John Kuyers Award for Best Speaker/Conference Contributor in June 2013. He has been named 'Privacy by Design Ambassador' by the Government of Ontario, Canada and is proud of being Past International VP for ISACA's Board of Directors. He teaches in different universities on Digital Transformation, Change and is visiting professor in the Master of Cybersecurity for IE Business School. Ramsés is also Executive Vice President of the Quantum World Association and he feels honored of having had the US flag flown on his honor in The Capitol on November the 1st, 2013. Nominated to be inducted in the ISACA Hall of Fame in 2024, he lives in Barcelona, Spain, with his wonderful wife and his two loved kids.

Title of presentation: Quantum Computing: A Re-Evolution.

Pablo Ballarin: Pablo is an independent cybersecurity consultant who assists companies across various industries in defining and implementing their cybersecurity strategies to establish trust. Frequently, trust also necessitates managing risks associated with emerging technologies, such as lack of transparency, loss of human autonomy, bias, and safety. Therefore, his advisory services encompass responsible AI as well. Pablo is the founder of Balusian, a professor, speaker, member of the scientific council of the IAEAI (Israel Association of Ethics in Artificial Intelligence), board member of ISACA Valencia, member of the ISACA Emerging Trends Working Group, and coordinator of the Centre for Industrial Cybersecurity (CCI) in Spain. Pablo holds a Telecommunications Engineering degree, a MsC in Artificial Intelligence and he is currently finishing a MsC in Philosophy for Contemporary Challenges. He is holds the following professional certifications: CISM, CISA, CRISC, CDPSE, CSX-F, CISSP, CEET, CEHv9, ISO 27001 LA, OGAF, TISO 20000-1, ITILv3.

Title of presentation: What Can Ethics Teach Us About Emerging Technologies?

Price: free 

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