CANHEIT 2019

June 18 - 21, 2019
DESCRIPTION 

CANHEIT is the gathering place for all of Canada’s higher education IT leaders and leaders in advanced research computing. This annual conference is the chance for those who attend to learn from each other and discuss the challenges and solutions that they have learned. ORION has a presence at two separate panels discussion issues that are near and dear to us.  

CANHEIT 2019 Website: https://canheit-arc-2019.ca/

Panel: Connecting Canada’s Northern Research and Education Community 

Description 

Many issues stand in the way of connecting Canada’s northern rural communities to rest of the country. This panel, moderated by our own Delilah Moysich, will look at some of those challenges and the solutions that some members of Canada’s National Research and Education Network have seen. 

Featured Speakers  
  • Katie Tuck – Yukon College 
  • Jason Panter – Aurora College,  
  • Kiley Bender – MERLIN  
  • Delilah Moysich – ORION (Moderating)  
Date and time 

Wednesday June 19, 2019 
11:30am – 12:15pm 

Location 

Tier 306, Tier Building 
University of Manitoba 
66 Chancellors Cir 
Winnipeg, MB, R3T 2N2, Canada 

Panel: Shared CISO model for Ontario Higher Education Institutions – Lessons Learnt from the Pilot and way forward 
Description  

Farooq Naiymer and David Smith of ORION recently wrapped-up a two-year Shared CISO pilot program. They will look back and reflect on the program and what they learned about the collaborative nature of higher education cybersecurity and their next steps. 

Featured Speakers 
  • Farooq Naiyer – ORION  
  • David Smith – ORION 
Date and time  

Friday June 21, 2019 
10:30am – 11:15am 

Location 

Tier 206, Tier Building

University of Manitoba 
66 Chancellors Cir 
Winnipeg, MB, R3T 2N2, Canada 

Register: https://www.eventcamp.ca/event/canheitarc2019