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Law Meets Engineering: Data Governance and Cybersecurity

Take part in a discussion with a tech lawyer and a cybersecurity engineer about the challenges of data governance and cybersecurity

Date & time
Thursday, November 10, 2022
5:30 p.m. – 7 p.m.

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This event is free


Ali Akgunduz



Law Meets Engineering series

Concordia University's Jurist-in-Residence, Morton S. Minc, invites you to the next Law Meets Engineering conference, "Data Governance and Cybersecurity", presented by Me Vanessa Henri and Jean Loup P. G. Le Roux.

In this presentation, Me Henri, an Emerging Tech Lawyer - Disruptor, and Le Roux, an Engineer - Cybersecurity Leader, will explore and answer key questions in relation to data governance and cybersecurity, covering interesting applied legal challenges regarding data as corporate assets.

To participating lawyers: the eligibility of this training will be submitted to the Barreau du Qu├ębec for the purposes of mandatory continuing education, for a period of 1 (one) hour.

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Vanessa Henri

Ms. Vanessa Henri is co-founder of Henri & Wolf, a multidisciplinary law firm dedicated to data governance and cybersecurity. She practices commercial cybersecurity law in the area of emerging technologies and critical infrastructure and teaches the subject at St. Thomas University in Miami. Recognized as one of the most influential women in cybersecurity by IT World Canada, she was also awarded the Woman in Leadership award by Canadian Women in Cybersecurity. Ms. Henri is the author of several academic publications and participates in conferences worldwide. She has been recognized in the Ones to Watch category of Best Lawyers. She holds the Certified Data Protection Officer and Senior Lead Implementor certifications for ISO/IEC 27701:2019. Ms. Henri is a member of the expert committee of the Quebec Ministry of Cybersecurity and Digital.

Jean Loup P. G. Le Roux

Mr. Jean Loup P. G. Le Roux is a highly regarded global expert on cybersecurity. He has worked with Wall-Street firms, Fortune 100 companies and A-list Silicon Valley startups, across North America and Europe as a strategic advisor and consultant. He has 12+ years of experience in cybersecurity and has earned multiple industry credentials, including CISSP, CCSP, and ISO 27001 Lead Auditor. Mr. Le Roux is also a CEO and entrepreneur in his own right, having founded multiple companies worldwide. Currently, he is focusing on his consulting work around the globe, leveraging his knowledge of cloud security and privacy protection. Mr. Le Roux is also helping companies get certified against international standards through accredited schemes such as ISO.

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