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Thank you for joining us for the 2019 Bulletproof Roadshow!

 

We hope to see you back in 2020!! (psst...bring your co-workers and friends)

 

#2019BPRoadshow

 

 

ABOUT THE EVENT

Having built our own business in Atlantic Canada with offices in New Brunswick, Nova Scotia, and Prince Edward Island, the team at Bulletproof is passionate about helping local organizations gain a competitive edge to enable their growth and help them reach new heights of productivity and efficiency—securely. And that's what the Roadshow is all about!

In 2019 Bulletproof hosted it's 8th annual (2019) roadshow. An event that brought together our partners and your peers to learn about and experience the latest in innovative cloud and security solutions available to enable and transform your business. 

WHO ATTENDED? 

  • Technology professionals from private and public-sector organizations of all sizes looking to understand, evaluate and maximize investment in innovative cloud and security solutions.
  • Business Owners/C-Suite (CTOs, CIOs, CEOs and CXOs) from SMB and Enterprise organizations seeking to innovate and transform - securely.
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ROADSHOW EVENT PRIZE DRAWS!

Congratulations to all our winners & thank you for joining us!

 

2019 ROADSHOW AGENDA

Top of the Mornin'

Get registered on-site and help yourself to some java and a light brekkie to kick-off your morning & get you fueled up for the day!  Enjoy a few minutes of down time or network - your choice!

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RISE & (5)

9:00AM - 10:00AM

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Jeff Shaw

Chief Operating Officer

Bulletproof

10:00AM - 10:15AM

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Welcome

We're thrilled to have you join us for the 8th annual Bulletproof Roadshow!

Microsoft Keynote: Trusting the Cloud

The security landscape is constantly changing and even more so with the move to the cloud.

 

Join Rodney as we look at how the largest security company you’ve never heard of is empowering organizations to increase their security footprint, learn how to avoid the mistakes made by others, and gain insights into how security is continuing to evolve.

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Rodney Buike

Sr. Technical Solutions Professional, Microsoft

10:15AM - 11:00AM

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Trevor Flynn

VP of Managed Services

Bulletproof

11:00AM - 11:45AM

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Bulletproof Keynote: A World Without Passwords

Passwords - originally introduced into computing as a basic means of protecting information on Time Sharing computers in the 1960’s, have been an imperfect means of authentication from the very beginning. 

 

Join Trevor as we review the current state of username and password authentication, discuss why compromised credentials continues to be the top cause of IT security breaches today in spite of a vast array of new controls and protections that have been added over the years, and describe new technology able to be embedded into your work environment today that will take the pain out of passwords. 

Panel + Lunch

Hear from Atlantic Canadian organizations on where they are in their digital transformation journey; from struggles to success stories. Q&A to follow.

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Customer Panel

Atlantic Canadian Organizations

12:00PM - 1:00PM

Andrew Jeffries

Andrew Jeffries
VP of Security Services
Bulletproof

1:10PM- 1:55PM

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Breakout Session #1A: New and emerging threats to watch out for in 2019

In this sessions, Andrew will discuss:

• Review of 2018 attack techniques

• Crystal ball of what to expect in 2019

• Where you should focus your resources to address 

  current and coming threats

 

Audience: Business + Technical 

Breakout Session #1B: New PIPEDA - What you don't know that you should know

With specific emphasis on PIPEDA, this session will explore the evolution of privacy laws for Canadian organizations, the drivers behind the changes and what it all really means for your organization.

In this session, you’ll learn about:
• The importance of PIPEDA to an organization 

  operating in today's landscape

• PIPEDA changes that have been enacted and the 

  drivers behind them               

• Potential impacts to your organization if new

  requirements and regulations are not followed

• Equipping yourself for internal organizational

  dialogue about the impact of PIPEDA changes to

  your business

Audience: Business

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Perry Reago, Senior Solutions Architect, Bulletproof

Perry Reagon
Senior Solutions Architect
Bulletproof

1:10PM - 1:55PM

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Dave Hickman

Solutions Architect

Bulletproof

1:10PM - 1:55PM

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Breakout Session #1C: Cloud Voice & Conferencing - Where it fits and where it doesn't

This session will help businesses navigate the myriad of evolving business voice and conferencing technologies available. With an in-depth real-world discussion of pros, cons, and gotchas of Cloud communications technology, attendees will gain an understanding of the technologies, features, and complexities of modern Unified Communications and Cloud solutions to make informed decisions for their communication needs.

In this session, you’ll learn about:
• The evolution of Business Communication
• Voice vs Unified Communications vs Cloud Voice + 

  conferencing
• Current state of cloud voice + conferencing features

  and capabilities
• Whether Cloud Voice + Conferencing could work for

  your organizations

Audience: Technical 

Breakout Session #2A: 5 things you can do to make your business more secure today

IT threats may be ever evolving but so are the solutions designed to help protect you against them! This session will walk through 5 you can implement today to help secure your business and mitigate existing threats.

 

In this session, you’ll learn about:

• Security tools and technologies available to help

  you stay ahead of ever-evolving threats

• High ROI initiatives that can help you improve your 

  security posture

  • Audience: Technical 
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Matt Joy

Solutions Architect

Bulletproof

2:05PM - 2:50PM

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Jamie Morell

Solutions Architect

Bulletproof

2:05PM - 2:50PM

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Breakout Session #2B: Microsoft Teams - How not to make a mess of things

Microsoft Teams is a powerful tool in the Office 365 suite that provides chat-based, low-friction collaboration between team members. In this session, Jamie will provide an overview of the collaboration aspects of Microsoft Teams and some examples of ways it can be leveraged to increase productivity and make collaborating together easier than ever.

In this session, you’ll learn about:
• Teams functionality (walk-through)
• Common use cases 
• Strategies for increasing user adoption
• Best practices to employ and pitfalls to avoid
• Governance and organizational needs related to       

   Teams

Audience:  Technical + Business

Breakout Session #2C: How to ensure your Azure migration doesn't fail

There is no longer an argument that the future of computing is anywhere other than in the public cloud.  Though it seems like everyone is moving workloads in some fashion to the public cloud, workload migrations are still not as cut and dry as they may originally appear.

 

In this session, you’ll learn about:

• What you need to know before you start your 

   migration planning

• Tips and tricks to simplify your migration project

• Sure-fire ways to ensure your migration doesn’t fail

Audience: Technical

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Trevor Flynn - Square

Trevor Flynn

VP of Managed Services

Bulletproof

 

2:05PM - 2:50PM

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Darren Shears
Practice Lead, Managed Services
Bulletproof

3:00PM - 3:45PM

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Breakout Session #3A: Actionable Intelligence Using Microsoft Cloud App Security

Cloud App Security is A comprehensive solution that can help your organization as you move to take full advantage of the promise of cloud applications but keeps you in control through improved visibility and governance.


In this session you’ll learn how to:

• Discover all cloud use in your organization, 

   including Shadow IT

• Detect anomalous use and security incidents using

   behavioral analytics and advanced investigation

   tools

• Monitor and control your data in the cloud by

   gaining visibility, enforcing DLP policies, alerting       

   and investigation

Audience: Technical

Breakout Session #3B: Where's my Report, you know - version 2_final_final?

Managing and understanding information and content is crucial for organisations. Well managed information enables you to efficiently find important content amongst the garbage, as a foundation for business processes and business intelligence, in enabling better client or citizen engagement, collaborating across silos, and responding to regulatory requirements.

In this session, you’ll learn about:

Some common difficulties and a pragmatic approach to addressing your information and enterprise content management challenges.

Audience: Business

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Shaun Hughes, Senior Consultant, Bulletproof

Shaun Hughes

Senior Consultant

Bulletproof

3:00PM - 3:45PM

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Les Jones
Manager of Learning Services
Bulletproof

3:00PM - 3:45PM

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Breakout Session #3C: Why your employee training fails

This session discusses the pitfalls of corporate training plans….or lack thereof.  We will discuss what companies have done wrong in the past and how to correct for your future.

 

This session will address some common challenges like:

• I have no time

  • • I’m not interested
  • • I can’t afford that
  • • Information overload
  • • We should have planned for this
  • • After the training….now what?

Audience: Business

Closing Remarks & Prize Draws

Thanks for taking time to spend the day with us!
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Bulletproof

3:45PM - 4:00PM

That's a Wrap Networking Reception

4:00PM - 4:30PM

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That's a Wrap:  Networking Reception

 

Your time to chat with the Bulletproof team, event partners and acquaintances, old and new!

 

This networking reception is brought to you by our Partners at HPE! 

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ATTENDEES

2019 KEYNOTE SPEAKERS

Rodney Buike_MS Keynote

RODNEY BUIKE, SENIOR TECHNICAL SOLUTIONS PROFESSIONAL - IDENTITY & INFORMATION PROTECTION, MICROSOFT CANADA

Presenting Partner Keynote: Microsoft

Rodney Buike is a Senior Technical Solutions Professional at Microsoft Canada with 20 years of experience with customers of all sizes, from SMB, to global financial services and manufacturing organizations.
 
His current focus is Microsoft enterprise security solutions and helping organizations navigate the security, compliance and management pathways to enable secure, streamlined services to their clients.
Connect with him on LinkedIn
Trevor Flynn, Bulletproof Keynote

TREVOR FLYNN, VP OF MANAGED SERVICES, BULLETPROOF

Bulletproof Keynote

As VP of Managed Services, Trevor’s job one is maintaining Bulletproof’s position as a leading provider of world-class secure and productive business support services. He has extensive experience working with the Microsoft solution stack on all levels; individually as well as leading teams through the implementation of complex and enterprise-level services leveraging technologies such as Exchange, Lync/Skype for Business, SharePoint, SQL Server, Windows Server, Windows Desktop and the System Center Suite. Trevor was a chief architect in the development of Bulletproof 365 and is a proponent of cloud technologies that both enable advanced security and assurance as well as delightful user experiences.

Connect with him on LinkedIn

FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

IS THE EVENT FREE TO EVERYONE?

YES! The 2019 Bulletproof Roadshow prides itself on offering a this FREE event because of our Partner support.

WILL THERE BE PARKING AVAILABLE?

HALIFAX – Complimentary parking, take a ticket from the parkade and validate it at the front desk before you leave.

 

MONCTON – Complimentary parking, get your exit pass from the registration desk.

 

FREDERICTON – Complimentary parking during the day, charges only apply to overnight guests.

HOW CAN I CONNECT TO HOTEL WIFI?

Atlantica Hotel Halifax

Network name: Atlantica Hotel | Password:  902alt

 

Crowne Plaza Moncton

Network name: IHG Connect | Password: YQMMS

 

Delta

Network name: DeltaNetwork | Password: Delta123

HOW DO I LET ORGANIZERS KNOW MY DIETARY RESTRICTIONS?

If you have any dietary restrictions, have no fear - we've got you covered! Alternate options will be able for those requiring; please let the organizers know when you check in at the registration table know your dietary needs. Further details will be given then.

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EVENT LOCATIONS

HALIFAX

APRIL 9

MONCTON

APRIL 10

FREDERICTON

APRIL 11

DON'T JUST TAKE OUR WORD FOR IT...

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"The Roadshow was run really well, you had people there to give the right workshops and it was packed with a good mix of people and well-appointed guest speakers!

- MEGAN STEPHENS, VP Finance & Administration

Time + Space Media

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OUR PARTNERS

Thank you to Microsoft for continuing to be our Presenting Partner and all partners for participating! 

 

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