Basking in the glory of completing its silver jubilee, just last year, the 26th edition of ELIXIR, the heritage event of Chetana’s Institutes of Management & Research flagged off on 24 September 2018, with the theme, “Data Reach or Breach”
CEO, Dr. Madhumita Patil welcomed the Chief Guests, Dr. Balsing Rajput, Superintendent of Police, Cyber Security, Maharashtra and Guest of Honour, Mr. Alvin Saldanha, Founder and Chief Creative Officer, BrandArms. Mr. Saldanha apprised the audience with interesting facts about data explosion and data breach. Mr. Rajput deliberated on how Data is so vulnerable that when used with wrong intentions can be detrimental Regulation in this area is the only way forward but becomes very difficult due to continuous changes in the Data eco-system.
Panellists Ms. Nirali Bhatia, Cyber Psychologist & Vice Chair, Fire & Security Association of India; Mr. Vikas Naik, Consultant & Trainer, Govt. Agencies; Mr. Ranjan Revandkar, Head of Information Security, Sun Pharma; Mr. Rushit Choksey, Director PwC and also an alumni of Chetana’s along with moderator Mr. Ritesh Bhatia, Cyber Crime Investigator & Data Privacy Consultant engaged the audience with their insights during the panel discussion on “Data Usage to Data Protection”. The closing speaker, Mr. Avez Sayed, Chief Risk Officer, SBI General Insurance reflected on human psychology and corporate relevance in context of data. The discussions left everyone wondering, is my data safe?