Beyond Borders: Cybersecurity for a Digital Nation
2024 CyberSecPhil Conference
January 24 & 25 2024 | The Fifth, Rockwell
Beyond Borders: Cybersecurity for a Digital Nation
Beyond Borders: Cybersecurity for a Digital Nation

CyberSecPhil Conference 2024 (CSP2024) is a premier event tailored for security
professionals across various sectors in the Philippines. The conference serves as a pivotal platform for in-depth discussions, addressing challenges, and sharing the best practices in the rapidly evolving landscape of the security industry.
With over 40+ distinguished speakers and panelists hailing from diverse
backgrounds, CSP2024 guarantees in-depth understanding of the most recent
cybersecurity trends, threats, and solutions.

CSP2024 is expected to attract more than 400 senior security experts from varioussectors in the country. Representatives from diverse fields such as financial institutions, retail, IT, healthcare, public sector, enterprises, and consumer
businesses will converge to share insights and expertise.

Additionally, there will be an exhibition area hosting approximately 20 exhibitors,
presenting the latest technologies and innovations in the global security industry.

Event Highlights - CyberSecPhil Conference 2023

The CyberSecPhil 2023 Conference, held on January 11 and 12, in Manila, Phiilippines, gathered 400+ attendees, 40+ speakers, 10+ sponsors and exhibitors, and 20+ sessions.

Six Reasons to Attend

The Cybersecurity Phil Conference 2024


Stay up-to-date on industry trends and best practices
Attending CyberSecPhil Conference can help you stay abreast of the latest trends and best practices in the industry.
1 on 1 networking with industry professionals
Conferences provide an opportunity to network with other professionals in your field , exchange ideas , and build relationships.
Learn from experts and thought leaders
CyberSecPhil Conference often feature keynote speakers and panelists who are experts in the field and can provide valuable insights and perspective
Get inspired and motivated
Conferences can be a great source of inspiration and motivation , especially if you’re feeling stuck in your current role or looking for ways to improve your skills.
Improve your company’s cybersecurity experience:
Attending cybersecasia conferences can help you identify new ways to improve cybersecurity skills & experience.
Exhibit your brand and your solutions
Getting first-hand, high-value client intelligence; connecting decision Makers; having one on one private meetings to make a sale.
2024 Confirmed Speakers
  • Keynote Speaker:
    Usec. Jeffrey Ian Dy
    Undersecretary for Connectivity, Cybersecurity and Upskilling
    Department of Information and Communications Technology (DICT)
  • Keynote Speaker:
    Atty. John Henry Naga
    Privacy Commissioner
    National Privacy Commission
  • Keynote speaker:
    Dr. Mary Joy Abueg
    National ICT Confederation of the Philippines (NICP)
  • Chris Roeckl
    Chief Product Officer
  • John Lim
    Senior Solutions Engineer
  • Raymond Ma
    Regional Director, APAC
    SSH Communications Security
  • Miguel Antonio Fernandez
    Technical Consultant
    ACW Distribution (Phils.), Inc.
  • Linette Mananghaya
    Senior Security Solutions Engineer
  • Govindraj Basatwar
    Managing Director
  • Timothy Tseng
    ThinkShield Cybersecurity Lead
    Lenovo Asia Pacific
  • Philip Tnee
    Head of North and South Asia
  • Kimyoung Kim
    Account Director
  • Brian Perry Ortanez
    Country Systems Engineer
    F5 Inc.
  • Aleli Santos
    Director of Sales & Partnerships, Philippines
  • BGEN Jess Lomeda
    (Ret) Signal Corps
  • Robert Paguia
    Division Chief
  • Lt. Col. Rod Quinto
    Commanding Officer, Cyber Battallion, ASR
    Philippine Army
  • Dr. Elizalde Duran
    Chief IT Officer / Chief, Center for Cybersecurity and Safety
    Philippine Public Safety College - National Police College
  • JC Principe
    Chief Transformation and Information Officer
  • Marlon Sorongon
  • Jojo Nufable
    Group Head - Enterprise IT Infrastructure & Cyber Security
    Metro Pacific Health
  • Jonathan Pineda
  • Alexander Antukh
    Aboitiz Power Corporation
  • Melecio Valerio Jr.
    Head of Data Governance, Group Technology
  • Gilbert Trinchera
    Partner, Technology Consulting
    KPMG Consulting
  • Alexis Bernardino
    Chief Cybersecurity Evangelist/Customer Field CISO
    ePLDT, Inc.​ & PLDT Enterprise
  • Mark Anthony Santiago
    Head, IT Risk Management
    UnionDigital Bank
  • Ian Christian Valenzuela
    CIO at Shell Pilipinas Corporation
    DPO at Shell
  • Denis Hollanda
    Chief Technology Officer
  • Kenneth Catugas
    Head of Information Technology
    ING Hubs Philippines
  • Atty. Francis Euston Acero
    VP - DPO
  • Mary Jullianne Collantes
    Risk Management & Compliance Director | Data Protection Officer
    Acquire BPO
  • Mark Anthony Almodovar
    Risk Assurance - Cybersecurity and Privacy Executive Director
    Isla Lipana & Co. (PwC Philippines)
  • Gabriel Tuason
    Head, Information Security
    Energy Development Corporation
  • Maria Rosell Gomez
    Chief Data Officer
    PwC Phillippines
  • Robert "Bob" Reyes
    Tech News Columnist
    Manila Bulletin Publishing Corp
  • Ronald "Gonz" Gonzales
    Cloud Security Alliance
  • Lauro Matias
    Vice President of IT
    EEI Corporation
CyberSecPhil Conference
Key topics

Running Agenda

09:00 – 09:20 AM

Opening Remarks
09:25 – 09:45 AM
Keynote Speech
Securing the Nation: Strengthening Cybersecurity Measures for a Safer Philippines
Keynote speaker:
Usec. Jeffrey Ian Dy, Undersecretary for Connectivity, Cybersecurity and Upskilling at Department of Information and Communications Technology (DICT)
9:50 - 10:10 AM
How to Strengthen Your Organization's Last Line of Defense: Your Human Firewall
Philip Tnee, Head of North and South Asia, KnowBe4
10:15 - 10:25 AM
The Future of Cybersecurity
Linette Mananghaya, Senior Security Solutions Engineer at Sophos
10:30 - 11:00 AM
Networking Break
11:00 - 11:20 AM
The Evolving Landscape of Cyber Threats: Strategies for Effective Defense in 2024
Speaker: Miguel Antonio Fernandez, Technical Consultant, ACW Distribution (Phils.)
11:25 - 11:45 AM
Protecting the Mobile Economy Against Mobile Bots, Fraud and Malware
Speaker: Chris Roeckl, Chief Product Officer
11:50 - 12:30 PM

Navigating the Future: Digital Trust and Cybersecurity in the Era of Advanced Threats
Maria Rosell Gomez, Partner and the Risk Assurance Leader, PwC Philippines

  • Philip Tnee, Head of North and South Asia, KnowBe4
  • JC Principe, Chief Transformation and Information Officer, FWD
  • Alexander Antukh, CISO, Aboitiz Power Corporation
  • Jojo Nufable, Group Head - Enterprise IT Infrastructure & Cyber Security, Metro Pacific Health
  • Alexis Bernardino, Chief Cybersecurity Evangelist/Customer Field CISO, PLDT
  • Philip Tnee, Head of North and South Asia, KnowBe4
12:30 - 1:30 PM
Lunch Break
1:30 - 1:40 PM
Raffle and Games
1:40 - 2:30 PM

Navigating the Evolving Landscape of Financial Cyber Threats: Strategies and Innovations for Resilient Defense
Mary Jullianne Collantes, Risk Management & Compliance Director, Acquire BPO

  • Miguel Antonio Fernandez, Technical Consultant, ACW Distribution (Phils.)
  • Marlon P. Sorongon, Chief Information Security Officer, Maybank Philippines and Maybank New York
  • Mark Santiago Head, IT Risk Management, UnionDigital Bank
  • Kenneth Catugas, Head of IT, ING Bank
2:35 - 2:55 PM
Securing Financial Institutions in a Borderless World: Going Passwordless, Keyless and Quantum-Safe
Raymond Ma, Regional Director - APAC at SSH Communications Security
3:00 - 3:20 PM
Practical Security Management for Unified Endpoint and Mobile
Timothy Tseng, ThinkShield Cybersecurity Lead, Lenovo Asia Pacific
3:20 - 3:50 PM
Networking Break
3:55 - 4:15 PM
Application Security for a Hybrid and MultiCloud Digital World
Speaker: Brian Perry Ortanez, Country Systems Engineer, F5 Inc.
4:20 - 5:00 PM

Best Practices to Advance Cybersecurity and Business Resilience in a Mobile First Economy
  • Chris Roeckl, Chief Product Officer, Appdome

  • Dennis Holanda, Chief Technology Officer, PETNET
  • Jonathan Pineda, CISO, GSIS
  • Robert Reyes, Tech News Columnist, Manila Bulletin Publishing Corp
9:30 - 9:50 AM
Keynote Speech

Strengthening Cyber Defenses: Safeguarding Data Privacy
Keynote speaker:
Atty. John Henry Naga, Privacy Commissioner at National Privacy Commission
9:55 - 10:15 AM
Keynote Speech

Emerging Technologies and the Future of Digital Governance: Navigating Cybersecurity Challenges
Keynote speaker:
Dr. Mary Joy Abueg, President of National ICT Confederation of the Philippines

10:20 - 10:40 AM

Defend your workforce with phishing-resistant MFA
John Lim, Senior Solutions Engineer, Okta
10:45 - 11:15 AM
Networking break
11:20 - 11:40 AM
Establishing Mobile Apps and Device Security: Who Is Accountable?
Govindraj Basatwar, Managing Director, AppSealing
11:45 - 12:30 PM

The Evolving Landscape of Data Threats: Challenges and Solutions
Gilbert Trinchera Partner, Technology Consulting KPMG

  • Atty. Francis Euston Acero, VP - DPO, Meralco
  • Melecio Valerio Jr., Head of Data Governance, Group Technology, Maya
  • Ian Christian Valenzuela, CIO, Shell
12:30 - 1:30 PM
Lunch break
1:40-2:30 PM

Building Resilience: Cybersecurity Awareness and Employee Training
Dr. Elizalde Duran, Chief IT Officer / Chief, Center for Cybersecurity and SafetyPhilippine, Public Safety College - National Police College

  • Robert PaguiaDivision, Chief - International Cooperation on Cybercrime and Data Protection Officer, Cybercrime Investigation and Coordinating Center - CICC
  • Jess Lomeda, (Ret) Signal Corps
  • Lt. Col. Rodrigo Quinto, Commanding Officer, Cyber Battallion, ASR Philippine Army
2:35-2:55 PM
Cyber Security concern on use of Generative AI and solution.

Kimyoung Kim, Account Director, Broadcom

3:00 - 3:20 PM
Changing Face of Fraud - Building An Effective Response Strategies to Modern Fraud Attacks
Speaker: Aleli Santos, Director of Sales & Partnerships, Philippines, BPC

3:20 - 3:50 PM

Networking break
3:50 - 4:10 PM
Reducing Risks in the Cloud: Addressing Top Cloud Security Concerns in 2024
Speaker: To be announced
4:15 - 5:00 PM
Securing the Cloud: Strategies for Safeguarding Sensitive Data in Cloud Environments
Mark Anthony Almodovar, Risk Assurance - Cybersecurity and Privacy, Executive Director, Isla Lipana & Co. (PwC Philippines)

  • Ronald "Gonz" Gonzales, President, Cloud Security Alliance
  • Lauro Matias, CIO, EEI Corporation
  • Gabriel Tuason, Head, Information Security, Energy Development Corporation
Delegate Breakdown
C-level Attendees
CISO, CTO, CIO, IT Directors, VP of IT etc.
Information Technology Officers
Solutions Provider
C-level Executives
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