Building cyber resilience - Workshop SG 2018

This workshop will present an overview of recent high profile cybersecurity incidents and their contributing factors across various industries. Participants will also learn how various organisations are adopting a resiliency management approach to combat the evolving and rising cyber security issues.

As data is one of the areas in security controls consideration, the programme will highlight how data governance can be applied to ensure that sensitive and personal data are adequately protected.

Trainer Profile:

Amelia Ching

Amelia Ching is the Principal Consultant of Singapore Management University(SMU) Academy and the founder of IT Consulting firm focusing on IT-enabled service and technology management improvement Practice and professional development.

Prior to joining SMU Academy, Amelia was the Academic Director of Financial IT Academy(FITA) @ SMU with overall leadership and management responsibility for the academy. Under her leadership, FITA has acquired the training service provider status on Institute of Banking and Finance(IBF) competency programmes for Technology. She has more than 2,000 professionals from both financial service and related IT industries come through their IBF accredited and National Infocomm Competency Framework (NICF) aligned programmes. The programmes offered include Financial Service Product Knowledge, Information Technology Risk Management and Security related masterclasses and workshops.

Learning objectives

• Overview of the cyberattacks trends emerging in various industries and be aware of the driving forces for the rapid growth of such occurrence.
• Aware of the resilience management approaches organisations are adopting to combat the rising cyber security incidents.
• Understand the changing landscape contributing to the rapid growth in cyber risks and the change in approaches organizations may take to better manage the risks.
• Aware how security controls can be applied on data or information in the end to end flow


This workshop is suitable for CFOs, controllers, accountants, finance practitioners, and auditors.

3.5 hours