Sandra Liepkalns


Information Security Architect
Netrus Inc.

Sandra Liepkalns brings over fifteen years of managing and directing implementation projects as well as reviewing and strategizing secure corporate IT Architectures to meet industry best practices and compliance; and is a Lecturer at the University of Toronto, Certificate in IT Security Management.

During her career at Netrus, Ernst & Young and Unilever, she has designed, managed and implemented corporate security policies and awareness programs, including a stratified risk management approach to securing high risk and critical systems; designed procedure models for the management of third party network connections; developed third party Internet Web Service Provider security review and compliance models; and established global metrics and Internet, Wireless and System threat risk assurance modeling, testing, analysis and compliance processes. 

Sandra has participated as a security advisor for many projects including eBusiness / eMobile Applications, Threat Risk Assessments, Security and Privacy, Governance, Infrastructure, Network Management, Firewall, Internet, Web, Portal, Mobile and Wireless Technology for numerous corporations, government and government agencies in North America and Europe.

Recent News

October 29, 2013

Our final speaker for COUNTERMEASURE 2013 has been announced - Elizabeth Keighley, Manager GC-CIRT at Shared Services Canada.  Her topic will be "SSC SOC and Cyber Security for the GC".  Don't miss this important talk!

October 21, 2013

We are very pleased to add Daniel Peck, Principal Research Scientist at Barracuda Labs, to our roster of COUNTERMEASURE 2013 speakers.

Cancellation Policy

Substitutions can be made at any time. Unfortunately we cannot refund registration fees.

Each course requires a minimum number of students to run. Please see the detailed information on each course for this information. In the unlikely event that a course must be cancelled due to low enrolment, full refunds will be provided to registered students.

For more information on COUNTERMEASURE 2013 training, please contact Pelly Heighton at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or 613-798-9894.