SPEAKERS

Michelle Price

CEO, AustCyber

Michelle Price is the inaugural Chief Operating Officer of AustCyber. AustCyber was established in 2017 as part of the Australian Government’s Industry Growth Centres Initiative and announced both as part of the Government’s National Innovation and Science Agenda and Australia’s Cyber Security Strategy. Prior to joining AustCyber, Michelle was the first Senior Adviser for Cyber Security at the National Security College within The Australian National University (ANU), where she established an integrated approach to the College’s cyber security program across executive and postgraduate education and policy engagement.

Before joining the ANU, Michelle was with the Australian Government Department of the Prime Minister and Cabinet (PM&C), where she was instrumental to the delivery of the Australian Government’s 2015 Cyber Security Review and Cyber Security Strategy. In a previous role at PM&C, Michelle delivered the National Security Strategic Risk Framework (the first of its kind in the world) and Coordinated National Security Budget.

Session

3.30 pm – 4.00 pm | Thursday 7th February 2019

The Future of Security

We all know the collection of (at least some) personal data is a component of running any event – and that we are legally required to manage that data in certain ways. But did you know that effective cyber security is much broader and is a key enabler of business growth? Join Michelle Price, CEO of not-for-profit organisation AustCyber – the Australian Cyber Security Growth Network as she covers the importance of cyber security and how all Australian organisations can grow and take advantage of the cyber world.

  • realise the opportunity for cyber security to deliver market differentiation and drive productivity
  • understand how personal data can be leveraged to drive customer retention and revenue