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September 28, 2012

We are proud to announce our line-up of expert speakers now include Hugh Ellis and Andrey Markov - Director of Professional Services & Director of Security Research at VoIPshield Systems, Ryan Kazanciyan - Principal Consultant at Mandiant, and Barton McKinley – Independent Enterprise Security Architect. All conference attendees, including students, are invited to the COUNTERMEASURE 2012 party at The Velvet Room on October 25 from 6:30pm to 2:00am.

September 4, 2012

Dave Mirza Ahmad -President of Subgraph, Guy Bruneau - Senior Security Consultant at ipss inc., Zach Lanier and Andrew Reiter - Security Researchers at Veracode, Peleus Uhley - Platform Security Strategist at Adobe Systems, and Robert Beggs - President of DigitalDefence have all joined COUNTERMEASURE 2012's expert line-up of speakers. We are also pleased to announce a new 2-day training course we will be offering, Hacking and Securing Android/iOS.

July 5, 2012

We are happy to announce that Sherif Koussa, Founder and Principal Consultant at Software Secured and Scott Wright, President of Security Perspectives Inc. are now confirmed to speak at COUNTERMEASURE 2012. Read more...

June 7, 2012

Newly confirmed COUNTERMEASURE 2012 speakers include Shyama Rose, Director of Software Security Engineering at CBS, Jason Haddix, Director of Penetration Testing at HP. Read more...

June 4, 2012

Congratulations to Sean Lian and Alexander Hill, winners of the June 2nd Algonquin College Capture the Flag event! Both win free passes to COUNTERMEASURE 2012. Come out and meet them this fall!

April 27, 2012

The COUNTERMEASURE 2012 organizers are proud to announce that our lineup of high-profile speakers now include Dan Guido, Luc Beaudoin, Andrew Cushman, Kris Harms, Paul Royal, Nart Villeneuve, and Mischel Kwon. Read more...

Our Call for Papers also officially opened this week. Read more...

March 5, 2012

COUNTERMEASURE 2012's three pre-conference Training Courses opened for registration today. The training will bring top global security trainers to the Ottawa region with hands-on practical instruction you can directly apply. Read more...

January 26, 2012

Registration opened today for the inaugural COUNTERMEASURE 2012 conference. Super Early Bird pricing is only in effect until June 15, 2012!

December 4, 2011

Dave Aitel, Founder and CEO of Immunity Inc, is confirmed as our Opening Keynote speaker. His topic will be announced in the coming months.

November 15, 2011

COUNTERMEASURE 2012 Venue Secured. The newly built Ottawa Convention Centre will be home to the COUNTERMEASURE 2012 Conference.

The Ottawa Convention Centre (OCC), Canada's most technologically sophisticated conference facility, officially opened its doors on April 19, 2011. The OCC was selected primarily due to its bright spaces and advanced technology.

October 26, 2011

First in class Advisory Board named – COUNTERMEASURE 2012 has appointed a league of industry experts to its 2012 Advisory Board.

Joining the COUNTERMEASURE 2012 Board are:

  • Dave Mirza Ahmad, Subgraph
  • Dave Aitel, Immunity Inc.
  • Bruce Cowper, Microsoft
  • Hugh Ellis
  • Andrew Hay, The 451 Group
  • Rob Lee, SANS Institute
  • Karim Nathoo, Inverse Security Labs Inc.
  • Mike Sues, Rigel Kent Security & Advisory Services Inc.