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WA The State of Cyber: Creating Local Jobs, The Dangers, The Opportunities & How You Can Get Involved

18 June@12:00 pm - 2:00 pm


Listen to three of the best Cyber Security experts in Western Australia deliver on the state of Cyber in WA, how Cyber can help grow the economic pie and local jobs, the dangers of not paying full attention to Cyber in your organisation or business and getting involved.

Join the EDA crowd for an action packed lunch on the most exciting topic of the moment!

This is a face-to-face event, hosted by City of Cockburn at 9 Colville Crescent, Spearwood WA.

ACEcD Accredited Members can accrue 5 CPD points by attending this event.  Don’t forget to record your CPD points here.


Simon Carabetta | WA AustCyber Innovation Hub

Dad, husband, self-confessed wrestling fan and former high school teacher, Simon has taken his passion for education, technology and innovation and transformed it into helping to create economic growth in Western Australia’s cyber security sector. Simon is a former high school media studies teacher who has a demonstrated love of public speaking and bringing the best out of others. He is an advocate of ‘grass roots cyber’ and engaging with students from a young age about the careers and limitless possibilities in cyber security.

Adam Bennett | Red Piranha

Adam Bennett is a globally recognised cybersecurity leader, innovator, ethical hacker, and qualified industry expert. As the Founder and Chief Executive Officer, Adam has led Red Piranha from its conception in 2013 to become one of Australia’s renowned and awarded cybersecurity organisations.

Adam’s passion and driving vision is to provide comprehensive cybersecurity protection from the growing threat landscape by offering enterprise-grade cybersecurity solutions to businesses of all sizes.

Peter Bouhlas | WA Chief Information Security Office of Digital Government

Peter Bouhlas is responsible for developing WA’s cyber security strategy, threat intelligence, incident response and training and awareness capabilities.  Peter provides leadership with a collaborative approach to raise cyber security standards, practices and maturity for the public sector and is a board member of the Security Research Institute and Chair of the Computer and Security Science Consultative Committee at ECU.




With thanks to City of Cockburn.


18 June
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm


Economic Development Australia


City of Cockburn
9 Colville Crescent
Spearwood, WA 6163 Australia
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0467 217 997


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