National Railway Day 2021: New Speaker Announced

National Railway Day 2021: New Speaker Announced

Published on July 22, 2021

CARS is excited to announce a new speaker for the upcoming National Railway Day Conference 2021!

Canadian Centre for Cyber Security
Eric Schmidt,
Senior Cyber Security Advisor – Partnerships | Conseiller Principal en cybersécurité - partenariats
Canadian Centre for Cyber Security | Centre canadien pour la cybersécurité

Communications Security Establishment | Centre de la sécurité des télécommunications

 

A former Air Force telecommunications officer, Eric left the military in the mid 90s to work in Ottawa's growing telecom tech sector. In 2003, he joined CSE and has spent his career there performing various aspects of cyber defence, from hands-on analysis of computer attacks, to software development, to his current position with the Cyber Centre building cyber security partnerships.

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Ancien officier de télécommunications de l'aviation canadienne, Eric a quitté les forces armées en 1995 pour travailler en télécommunications, secteur alors en pleine croissance, à Ottawa. En 2003, il s'est joint au CST et y a occupé divers rôles reliés à la cyberdéfense, à l'analyse des attaques informatiques, au développement de logiciels, etc. Dans son poste actuel au Centre pour la cybersécurité, Eric est responsable de créer des partenariats en cybersécurité.


Start planning your visit to NRD 2021 this November here: 
https://railwaysuppliers.ca/events/cars-national-railway-day-2021-2021-11-02.htm 

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