All the way from Switzerland, Flavio Aggio, CISO of the World Health Organization will keynote our Transformational CISO Virtual Assembly on April 27, 2021. In the midst of such a turbulent and critical year for cybersecurity, Aggio is a wealth of knowledge on digital innovation, enterprise architecture, and the execution of strategies that improve information security. At WHO, he is responsible for both Information Security & Cybersecurity, which focus on governance, risk management, policies, rules and procedures, security standards, security incident response, security operations, and staff awareness activities.
In this Keynote Address, Aggio will address digital transformation and innovation, and how WHO’s cybersecurity team has pivoted in the midst of COVID-19. If you’re interested in joining this keynote session, go here to RSVP!
As Chief Information Security Officer (CISO), Flavio Aggio is responsible for Information Security and Cybersecurity at the World Health Organization (WHO). Additionally, he represents WHO in key forums focused on Information Security and Cybersecurity. With more than 30 years of experience in specialized chemical manufacturing, semiconductor, consumer product, government, and international organization industries, Flavio brings tremendous technical leadership and operational expertise to WHO.
Prior to joining WHO, Flavio was the Chief Technology Officer at the City and County of San Francisco, where he developed technology solutions to modernize and protect the city. Before that, he held technical leadership positions in Enterprise Architecture, Project Management, Telecommunications, and IT operations with Unisys, ASML, Dow Chemical, and Rohm & Haas.
In 2014, Flavio enabled the interconnection of the San Francisco and San Jose WiFi networks. The two cities were using a new technology (Hotspot 2.0) allowing smartphones to automatically connect and roam between their two networks as well as provide a layer of security on what would not normally be available in wide-open public hotspots. Flavio holds a Bachelor of Science in Physics from Sao Paulo University in Brazil and an Executive MBA from Temple University in the USA.
Cybersecurity Innovation Starts Here
Digital Transformation involves ongoing exploration by today’s leaders, and our best advice is to not trek the journey alone. Our Transformational CISO Virtual Assembly coming this April is set to be a groundbreaking opportunity for leaders to virtually connect on the current trends & challenges the industry is facing amid COVID-19. Our assemblies are virtual for the time being, but you can still expect the same high-level discussion & networking as a Millennium onsite experience. Go here to RSVP!