Women and Children First: An Inter-Agency Cybersecurity Event

18 October, 2017

Photo: UNICC/Fernandes

Stop. Think. Decide.

Photo above: ​Jorge Torres, CISO at UNICEF, Gurdeep Kaur, Director, Information Security at NJ Horizon Blue Cross Blue Sheld and Tima Soni, Head, Information Security Services, UNICC.

UNICEF and UN Women have partnered with UNICC to host an Inter-Agency Cyber Security event, 25 October 2017, called ‘Women and Children First”. This event is for personnel at all three Agencies. We welcome you to join us for good speakers, throughtful panel discussion and interactive kiosks with cyber security experts – all with coffee and sandwiches!

Women and Children First
An Inter-Agency Cyber Security Event

25 October 2017 | 9:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. | Henry Labouisse Hall | UNICEF House (3 UN Plaza)


Daniel Couture, Chief Information Officer, UNICEF
Aparna Mehrotra, Director, Coordination Division, UN Women
Katarzyna Pawelczyk, Communication Specialist, Division of Communications, UNICEF
Gurdeep Kaur, Director, Information Security, Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey (Keynote speaker)

Panel Discussion (and speakers)

Jorge Torres, Chief Information Security Officer, UNICEF
Soren Thomassen, Chief, Information Systems & Telecommunications, UN Women
Tima Soni, Head, Information Security Services, UNICC and UN Women Advisory
Moderated by Sameer Chauhan, Chief, Clients and Projects, UNICC

  • Topics: Data privacy, child protection, cyber crime, information security at work, home and in programmes
  • Roundtable discussion
  • Kiosks & cyber security experts
  • Coffee, sandwiches, giveaways

For information please contact William Allen ([email protected]).