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Troy Davidson

Troy Davidson is an experienced business leader and technology strategist with over 19 years of leadership experience gained at various organizations within Calgary and across Western Canada. Troy is deeply knowledgeable in the business technology disciplines of strategy and planning, organizational governance and service delivery. His focus and areas of expertise are IT Security, Mobility and Cloud Computing. He began his career with the Calgary Police Service where he spent 13 years in various leadership roles in Networking, Security, Enterprise Architecture and he finished as Acting Director of IT Strategy. He had the opportunity to work closely with many other policing agencies at the municipal and federal levels in Canada and the US. He had the opportunity to Lead the Mobile Computing, Operational Security teams and Telecommunications for Cenovus Energy. Troy Davidson is currently the Enterprise Information Security Architect for Suncor Energy, a global leader in the Oil and Gas industry.  He has been involved in many transformational initiatives with security and mobility with the goal of implementing new technologies to enhance business processes, mitigating risks and enabling employees to work from anywhere, anytime and with any device, in a secure manner. Troy regularly speaks at industry events and enjoys sharing ideas with his peers to drive innovation and collaboration around common challenges and opportunities in the IT and business community. Troy is excited to be participating as a SANS instructor and to help prepare future security practitioners and leaders. His real life experiences will help others to realize the risks of current threats that leaders and security professionals face today.