IT Governance Essentials Practical Half Day Workshop

Artificial Intelligence, Deep Learning, Cyber Security, DNA computing – is your corporate governance future fit? Find out more at this practical half day workshop presented by two outstanding speakers – internationally acclaimed IT Governance expert Carolynn Chalmers and New Zealand cybersecurity expert Jeff Herbert. Discover how IT governance has evolved and how to get it right in your organisation.

Session One Overview

The rapidly evolving information and technology landscape is putting many directors and governing bodies to the test, both in New Zealand and globally. Carolynn will provide insights and practical advice on how to use IT governance as an enabler for organisational achievement.

This workshop will:

  • Identify the IT Governance practice areas which their organisations should have in place;
  • Outline the behaviours of ethical and effective leaders and managers in this regard;
  • Interpret IT Governance principles into management practices;
  • Distinguish between governance and compliance and explain the importance of this distinction to their organisations;
  • Formulate an understanding of the impact of emerging technologies on their organisation’s governance practices.


Carolynn Chalmers

Carolynn is an IT governance facilitator based in South Africa who regularly presents at the Institute of Directors and the Board of Institute of It Professionals. She has extensive management and governance experience and has held various board and executive roles for international, listed and unlisted organisations. Carolynn holds an MSc and holds a Certificate in the Governance of Enterprise IT and Business Relationship Management. View full bio...

Session Two Overview

Great cybersecurity is a synergy of people and technology. Learn what you need to do to kick-start a cybersecurity programme in your business, and how you can personally contribute to the cybersecurity culture.

This workshop will:

  • Recognise the importance of engaging all staff for successful and effective cyber risk management
  • Understand how to drive cyber responsibility, and how to be safe and secure at work and at home


Jeff Herbert, Director, Cybercraft

Jeff’s background encompasses 30 years in the IT industry, focussing on cloud, information security, risk management and, more recently, blockchain. He is a founder of Cybercraft, a consultancy specialising in cybersecurity , block chain and privacy. View full bio...


Members $299 (GST incl.)
Non-members $349 (GST incl.)

Registration 8.00am-8.30am
Workshop 8.30am-12noon


Auckland University of Technology
WG Building, Gate 3
55 Wellesley Street East
Auckland CBD

Refund Policy: No refunds can be issued in respect of cancellations received within 48 hours of the event occurring.

  • 08:00 am - 12:00 pm

  • 27 Nov 2018

  • AUT

  • 349.00