Events

Upcoming Events

Cybersecurity Analyst Experiential Learning

Date: October 24 - November 28, 2020

Format: Online Live Sessions + Practical Project + Demo Day

This unique program will help you understand the key cybersecurity concepts and apply them to real-world scenarios. You will think about cybersecurity and technology risks from a business lens. You will leap into action and collaborate with other participants in simulated exercises to help the CISO secure her organization. Our practical project will take you across various cybersecurity domains and make you job-ready for a cybersecurity analyst!  

Recent Events

Enlighteni - Practical Experience for Cybersecurity Talent

Date: Wednesday, October 14, 2020 (7 - 8 PM, EDT)

Location: Online Live Session

To many cybersecurity job seekers, the most common challenge is the lack of Practical Experience! What can you do to create a breakthrough? How can you apply your knowledge and gain demonstrable skills? And most importantly, how can you convince the hiring managers you are job-ready?

 
Enligheni is proud to bring you this high in-demand virtual event of "Practical Experience for Cybersecurity Talent" on Wednesday, October 14, 2020 (7 - 8 PM, EDT).

Register free now to hear the insights from our industry experts!

We will also introduce our unique Cybersecurity Analyst Experiential Learning and how it will accelerate your career development. This program will start on October 24, 2020. You will get a special offer by joining this virtual event.

Enlighteni - Cloud Skills Challenge (September, 2020)

Date: September 1 - 30, 2020

Location: Online Learning Challenge

About this Program

Enlighteni is proud to bring you a 30-day Cloud Skill Challenge starting from September 1, 2020! This challenge is a self-paced, online, and free learning. You will earn points by completing your learning paths (e.g. Administrator, Developer, Solution Architect, Cloud Security, AI Engineer). The top learner on the leaderboard will get a prize after completing the challenge.


Seats are limited. Register before August 31, 2020 to secure your spot.

Enlighteni - Get Job-ready for Cybersecurity Analyst

Date: Wednesday, September 9, 2020 (6 - 8 PM, EDT)

Location: Online Live Session

So, you want to become a cybersecurity analyst. You have taken courses, read books, watched videos, joined conferences, and got certifications. BUT (the big but), Are your job-ready?

The common challenge to cyber talent is a lack of practical experience. We have observed a big gap between existing education programs and real-world tasks in the cybersecurity industry. Many people learned some theories, but never got a chance to apply them. Not mention, many courses themselves are already behind the industry for years.

How can you truly understand the job functions of a cybersecurity analyst in a corporate ?

How can you gain hand-on experience via real-world scenarios?

And most importantly, how can you convince hiring managers that you are job-ready?

Register for this high in-demand virtual workshop to "Get Job-ready for Cybersecurity Analyst"!

Featured Speakers (Catalysts)

Enlighteni Moment - Cybersecurity Innovation with Tahseen Shabab

Date: Wednesday, August 19, 2020 (7 PM - 8 PM, EDT)

Location: Online Live Session

Featured Speaker

Tahseen Shabab, Co-founder & CEO, Penfield.AI (Bibu Labs)
Tahseen is the cofounder and CEO of Bibu Labs (rebranding to Penfield.ai) – a University of Waterloo Startup building a novel technology enabling the rapid insightful remediation for cybersecurity analysts by automating decision making behind complex and evolving workflows. The company recently graduated from UofT’s Creative Destruction Lab AI Accelerator program and filed their US Provisional Patent. Prior to Bibu Labs, Tahseen was a cybersecurity consultant for firms like IBM, RBC, Fortune 60 Telco (US), A North American Government and more. Tahseen was also the lead developer of AppScan Source On Cloud – a SAST tool used by many Fortune 500 firms.

Enlighteni Moment - Cybersecurity Career Path with Kevin Magee

Date: Wednesday, August 12, 2020 (7 PM - 8 PM, EDT)

Location: Online Live Session

Featured Speaker

Kevin Magee, Chief Security and Compliance Officer, Microsoft Canada


As the Chief Security and Compliance Officer for Microsoft Canada, Kevin Magee leads the technical teams who are Microsoft’s architects, practitioners and stewards of trust. He is one of Canada’s leading authorities on cybersecurity and cyber risk governance and often writes, lectures and contributes to curriculum development for Canadian colleges and universities on topics related to cybersecurity, governance, entrepreneurship and criminology.
Kevin holds an ICD.D certification with the Institute of Corporate Directors and has extensive experience advising, educating and serving on boards including the Brant Community Healthcare System. Currently he serves as an Entrepreneur in Residence for the Rogers Cybersecurity Catalyst at Ryerson University, as a Member of the University of Guelph’s Master of Cybersecurity and Threat Intelligence Advisory Board, as a Member of George Brown College’s Cyber Security Program Advisory Council and as a Member of the Royal Canadian Military Institute. He has previously served as an Entrepreneur in Residence for Laurier University and advisor for Communitech and MaRS.

Enlighteni Moment - Cybersecurity Career Path with Ajay Sood

Date: Wednesday, August 5, 2020 (7 PM - 8 PM, EDT)

Location: Online Live Session

Featured Speaker

Ajay K. Sood, RVP, Country Manager - Canada, Armis

Ajay is a proven leader and Cybersecurity Technologist, whose 20+ years as a practice leader, technical specialist and perimeter architect have served as the bedrock for numerous security industry leadership roles, including VP, Country Manager - Canada at Symantec; VP, General Manager - Canada at FireEyeHis motivation is fuelled by an unquenchable thirst for knowledge and experience, and has resulted in numerous successful sales and technical practices. 

Enlighteni Moment - Cybersecurity Career Path with John Perea

Date: Wednesday, July 29, 2020 (7 PM - 8 PM, EDT)

Location: Online Live Session

Featured Speaker

John Perea, North America Practice Leader | Director Cybersecurity Services, Thales

John is an information security professional with over a decade of experience providing IT and information security and executive consulting such as CISO advisories, vulnerability assessment, penetration testing, social engineering, digital forensics and incident response. He worked with various business sectors and has helped organizations identify and address their security and technology gaps, he has built secure infrastructure that supports the business needs and influences people to adopt information security culture. John is also teaching the Cyber Incident Management course at the University of Toronto School of continuing studies, part of the Cyber Security Management certificate program. 

Enlighteni Moment - Cybersecurity Career Path with Cuneyt Karul

Date: Wednesday, July 22, 2020 (7 PM - 8 PM, EDT)

Location: Online Live Session

Featured Speaker

Cuneyt Karul, PhD, CISSP, CISM, Director of Information Security and Compliance, BlueCat


Cuneyt has over two decades of experience in software development, architecture and information security. He is a CISSP, CISM and RESILIA certified security professional who holds multiple security-related patents. Currently he is the Director of Information Security and Compliance at BlueCat, a global enterprise DNS software and hardware provider.

Enlighteni Moment - How to become a cybersecurity analyst

Date: Wednesday, July 15, 2020 (6:30 PM - 8 PM, EDT)

Location: Online Live Session

Cybersecurity Analyst is one of the most desired jobs today. It puts your career on a fast track in terms of money and growing opportunities.


Register for our Enlighteni Moment online session on Wednesday, July 15 (6:30 PM - 8 PM, EDT), to discover "How to become a cybersecurity analyst?"

Featured Speakers 

Enlighteni Moment - The secrets of learning a new skill

Date: Thursday, July 9, 2020 (7 PM - 8 PM, EDT)

Location: Online Live Session

How to achieve The Best ROI for your learning? Reading a book, watching a video, attending a meetup, joining an online course, or getting a certification?


Register for our Enlighteni Moment online session on Thursday, July 9 (7 PM - 8 PM, EDT), to discover "The secrets of learning a new skill!"

Featured Speakers 

  • Bryan Li, Founder, Enlighteni | Founder, Cyber Tech & Risk 
  • Sara Atie, MBA, Marketing - Strategic and Management, Shawcor

Enlighteni Moment - How to start a career in cloud security

Date: Saturday, July 4, 2020 (10 AM - 11:30 AM, EDT)

Location: Online Live Session

The job market for Cloud is hot, the job market for Cybersecurity is hot, what's even hotter? Cloud SecurityDo you want to put your career on the fast track and embrace amazing opportunities in Cloud Security? Do you want to achieve the best ROI for your career development efforts? 


Register for our Enlighteni Moment online session on Saturday, July 4 (10 - 11:30 AM, EDT), to discover "How to start a career in Cloud Security!"

Featured Speakers 

Enlighteni Moment - How to land a cybersecurity job

Date: Wednesday, June 24, 2020 (7 PM - 8 PM, EDT)

Location: Online Live Session

The industry estimates there are 3.5 Million unfilled cybersecurity jobs globally by 2021. While the market is hot, we find many people are struggling to land their first cybersecurity job! Is it because of your skills, experience, resume, network, luck, or anything else? 


Join our Enlighteni Moment with Bryan Li (Founder, Cyber Tech & Risk and Enlighteni) on Wed, June 24, 2020 (7 PM - 8 PM, EDT) to learn about "How to land a cybersecurity job"! 


We will also have two new graduates, who recently got their professional jobs in cybersecurity, to share their job hunting stories and insights.

Enlighteni Moment - How to immediately improve your resume

Date: Wednesday, June 17, 2020 (7 PM - 8 PM, EDT)

Location: Online Live Session

Enlighteni Moment - 3 things hiring managers want to know about you

Date: Wednesday, June 10, 2020 (7 PM - 8 PM, EDT)

Location: Online Live Session