Topic: Security Risk Management
by Mr. Prasad Honnavally
Professor in Computer Science & Engineering,
Head CoE Information Security, Digital Forensic & Cyber Resilience, PES University, Bangalore
The speaker will begin by talking about the central role of Information in the digital economy and move on to provide an introduction to Information Security, CIA triad and core security principles. With help of case studies, he will talk about threat landscape, vulnerabilities and impact on Information Security.
Given the reality of limited resources, he will discuss the role of Organization’s risk appetite & risk posture and risk identification and management in ensuring Information security.
He will present frameworks and methodologies that can help in assessing and evaluating the risks, and prioritizing actions to mitigate the risk to the confidentiality, integrity or availability of information and Information Systems. He will touch on other risk controls like acceptance, avoidance and transference.
He will conclude that an effective risk driven approach can be the cost-effective basis to ensuring information security.
Topic: Managing stress through Music
The objectives of this session are:
- To identify the causes of stress
- To understand the symptoms and effects of stress
- To manage stress through music
Everyone feels stress from time to time at varying intensity. Stress has two aspects a) the psychological perception of the stressful event and b) physical response to it. The causes of stress vary from person to person and so does our approaches to manage stress.
Though slight stress is important for survival, it can have adverse effects if it becomes chronic. Thus, it’s important to manage stress on the very outset. This session presents a creative and scientific approach to manage stress i.e. through music. Listening to music when stressed is an old concept but this session is an attempt to give it a scientific meaning and understand its effectiveness in managing stress.
09:00 AM: Registration & Networking
09:30 AM: Welcome & Inauguration
09:45 AM: Key Note Address by Mr. Prasad Honnavally, Security Risk Management
10:50 AM: Journal Release & Recognition
11:40 AM: Key Note Address by Dr. Sunitha Murthy, Managing Stress Through Music
12:25 PM: Vote of Thanks
12:30 PM: Networking & Celebration Lunch
Mr. Prasad Honnavally
He has over 30 years of Global IT Industry experience in Executive positions; Program Management for leading Global corporations; Founded 2 start-ups; Lived in 5 continents and worked with over 40 nationalities. For last 10 years, he is with Infosys.
Currently, he is a professor in Computer Science and Engineering at PES University & Head, Centre for Information Security. Concurrently, he is an advisor to one company on scaling to the next level.
He also speaks on Corporate Fraud and Cyber security at Institute of Directors (IOD) Master class.
Dr. Sunitha Murthy
CEB – Gartner
Dr. Sunitha is a leadership and talent development consultant. She is associated with CEB, Gartner as a consultant. She has lead Assessment Centers across geographies both in India and abroad. She has experience in delivering assessment center across industries like manufacturing, FMCG, IT, Pharmaceuticals, Banking and Finance. Her experience in the field is about 19 yrs + and has assessed people across levels starting from management trainees to VPs.
She coaches senior managers in one of the top Indian Business Groups. She has mentored managers and enabled them to take on leadership roles with regular guidance. Sunitha was involved in Mentoring delegates in the recently concluded Project Management Practitioner’s Conference 2017 conducted by PMI Bangalore Chapter.
She was working as an Industrial Psychologist in Aon Hewitt. She was involved in development of psychometric tests, statistical analysis and delivery of assessment center. Sunitha was responsible for streamlining the learning and development in Mytrah Energy Pvt limited where she served as the Head of L&D. She has conducted training sessions on various topics.
Sunitha holds a post graduate degree in Psychology and Doctorate in Social Psychology.