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GTEC 2008 “Reading the Signals and Preparing for the Future” October 28, 2008 Ken Cochrane Chief Information Officer of th...
Introduction <ul><li>“ In the pre-globalization world, change occurred incrementally and infrequently” </li></ul><ul><li>“...
Understanding Types of Change  (Nadler & Tushman)
Areas of Strategic Focus <ul><li>Security in a networked world </li></ul><ul><li>The current and future workforce </li></u...
<ul><li>Security in a  </li></ul><ul><li>Networked World </li></ul>
<ul><li>According to a survey commissioned by the Canadian Association of  Police Boards … </li></ul>
<ul><li>… Cyber crime is poised to become the country’s  biggest criminal endeavour. </li></ul>
<ul><li>CBC reports that… </li></ul>
<ul><li>… Police have dismantled a network of  16 computer hackers  who targeted… </li></ul>
<ul><li>… unprotected  personal  computers and took control of nearly 1 million computers  worldwide . </li></ul>
<ul><li>Investigators estimate that the network profited by as much as  $45 million . </li></ul>
<ul><li>Symantec estimates… </li></ul>
<ul><li>...your full identity sells for between </li></ul><ul><li>$1 and $15 </li></ul>
<ul><li>Your email password  </li></ul><ul><li>sells for between  </li></ul><ul><li>$4 and $30 </li></ul>
<ul><li>Your bank account information might fetch </li></ul><ul><li>$10 to $1,000 </li></ul>
<ul><li>Malware  is a group of sophisticated software that  penetrates networks  and computers…  </li></ul>
<ul><li>They are commonly called: </li></ul><ul><li>Trojans </li></ul><ul><li>Worms </li></ul><ul><li>Viruses </li></ul><u...
<ul><li>Malware is evolving  faster  than antivirus applications. </li></ul>
<ul><li>According to IDG news… </li></ul>
<ul><li>… Malware pushers use dedicated  test labs  and  professional techniques  to improve their chances of  infecting  ...
<ul><li>According to Verizon Business… </li></ul>
<ul><li>… 75% of breaches  are not  discovered by the  victim . </li></ul>
<ul><li>So, do we need to only worry about protecting computers?  </li></ul>
<ul><li>According to InformationWeek… </li></ul>
<ul><li>… the CIA has admitted </li></ul><ul><li>that  recent power outages  in multiple  cities  </li></ul><ul><li>outsid...
<ul><li>According to the  </li></ul><ul><li>Washington Post… </li></ul>
<ul><li>...the amount proposed for information security </li></ul><ul><li>in the American Federal Budget for 2009: </li></...
<ul><li>According to  Packet Clearing House… </li></ul>
<ul><li>...cyber attacks are so  inexpensive & easy to do  that they will almost certainly remain  a feature of  </li></ul...
<ul><li>We have seen the signals. </li></ul>
How do we prepare for security in a networked world?
Proactive Defense
GC IT Incident Management Plan
Identity Management Pan-Canadian Identity Management and Authentication Framework
The Workforce of Today and Tomorrow
<ul><li>According to the </li></ul><ul><li>US Bureau of  </li></ul><ul><li>Labour Statistics... </li></ul>
<ul><li>...careers in the IT sector </li></ul><ul><li>will continue to  </li></ul><ul><li>enjoy  </li></ul><ul><li>high sa...
<ul><li>Careers in the IT sector </li></ul><ul><li>will also enjoy </li></ul><ul><li>more than  twice the growth rate  of ...
<ul><li>Canadian university enrolment in Technology  steadily decreased between  </li></ul><ul><li>2001 and 2006 </li></ul...
<ul><li>Canadian university enrolment in Law, Business and Public Administration  increased  during the same period. </li>...
<ul><li>Businesses are anticipating skills shortfalls… </li></ul><ul><li>… for ICT practitioners . </li></ul>
<ul><li>The ICT skills shortage   for Western Europe </li></ul><ul><li>was an estimated  1.7 million . </li></ul><ul><li>I...
<ul><li>While many agree that …. </li></ul>
<ul><li>… individuals will need to regularly  learn new skills  to maintain their employability... </li></ul>
<ul><li>… the greatest issue facing organizations is </li></ul><ul><li>an  inability to rapidly develop skills  to address...
<ul><li>A  recent   survey  of Canadian university and college students found: </li></ul>
<ul><li>19%  favour working for the government or public sector after graduation. </li></ul>
<ul><li>85%  consider opportunities for advancement as the  number one reason for choosing a job. </li></ul>
<ul><li>36%  said that they  expected to be promoted within a year. </li></ul>
<ul><li>49%  expect promotion within two years. </li></ul>
<ul><li>In a survey of Workers in the United Kingdom,  </li></ul><ul><li>37%  regard starting a new job as more stressful ...
<ul><li>We know what the signs are. </li></ul>
How do we prepare  for the current and  future workforce?
Generic Jobs & Job Competencies
Recruiting  <ul><li>Collective Staffing </li></ul><ul><li>Return to schools year after year </li></ul><ul><li>Job Fairs </...
Reaching the New Generation of Students
<ul><li>Web 2.0 and Connecting  the Enterprise </li></ul>
<ul><li>According to Internet World Stats dot com... </li></ul>
<ul><li>...worldwide   Internet penetration   was  21%   </li></ul><ul><li>or </li></ul><ul><li>1.5 billion  people. </li>...
<ul><li>Canadian internet penetration : </li></ul><ul><li>84.3% </li></ul><ul><li>or  </li></ul><ul><li>28 million people....
<ul><li>As per arstechnica… </li></ul>
<ul><li>Wikipedia serves  10 billion  pages each month. </li></ul><ul><li>Wikipedia’s peak traffic is  50,000  requests  a...
<ul><li>Wikipedia has </li></ul><ul><li>75,000  active contributors, </li></ul><ul><li>working on more than  </li></ul><ul...
<ul><li>Wikipedia attracts more than  684 million  visitors per year. </li></ul>
<ul><li>The “Blogosphere” is </li></ul><ul><li>a series of interconnected communities of bloggers and  their   readers . <...
<ul><li>Technorati maintains a directory of  113 million  blogs. </li></ul><ul><li>Up from 70 million  </li></ul><ul><li>o...
<ul><li>According to Technorati’s State of the Blogosphere  2008… </li></ul>
<ul><li>... 184 million  people </li></ul><ul><li>have started a blog </li></ul><ul><li>and </li></ul><ul><li>364  million...
<ul><li>According to comScore, June 2008...  </li></ul>
<ul><li>...social networking is growing by 25% per year. </li></ul><ul><li>580 million  people engage in social networking...
<ul><li>According to a 2007 McKinsey Survey on Internet Technologies… </li></ul>
<ul><li>75%  of executives plan to maintain or increase their investments in  wikis ,  blogs  and  social networking tools...
<ul><li>Executives say they are using Web 2.0 technologies to communicate with  customers  and business  partners , and </...
<ul><li>According to a New Technologies 2007 study: </li></ul><ul><li>87%   of Canadians feel the government should invest...
<ul><li>84%   </li></ul><ul><li>of Canadians spend more than  6 hours  per month on social networking sites </li></ul>
<ul><li>70%   </li></ul><ul><li>of Canadians over  age   55  had visited a social networking site </li></ul>
<ul><li>According to  </li></ul><ul><li>“ Perceptions of Blogs and Traditional Media”  </li></ul><ul><li>(A survey of Amer...
<ul><li>... 51%  of respondents believe they will get their news and entertainment from blogs rather than traditional medi...
<ul><li>49%  of respondents  said that blogs are just as valid media sources as </li></ul><ul><li>traditional media. </li>...
<ul><li>21%  of respondents  believe that newspapers will not exist in 10 years. </li></ul>
<ul><li>These are the signals. </li></ul>
How do we prepare for Web 2.0 and connecting the enterprise?
Wiki and Blog Pilots <ul><li>Designed to test use of the tools for business purposes (internally facing)   </li></ul><ul><...
Usage Guidance <ul><li>Code of values and ethics </li></ul><ul><li>Use of electronic networks </li></ul><ul><li>Official L...
Piloting… <ul><ul><li>A Meeting Place for Public Servants   </li></ul></ul>
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    1. 1. GTEC 2008 “Reading the Signals and Preparing for the Future” October 28, 2008 Ken Cochrane Chief Information Officer of the Government of Canada
    2. 2. Introduction <ul><li>“ In the pre-globalization world, change occurred incrementally and infrequently” </li></ul><ul><li>“ Organizations are faced with more hazards and more opportunities, forcing them to make dramatic changes and improvements” </li></ul>(John Kotter)
    3. 3. Understanding Types of Change (Nadler & Tushman)
    4. 4. Areas of Strategic Focus <ul><li>Security in a networked world </li></ul><ul><li>The current and future workforce </li></ul><ul><li>Web 2.0 and connecting the enterprise </li></ul>
    5. 5. <ul><li>Security in a </li></ul><ul><li>Networked World </li></ul>
    6. 6. <ul><li>According to a survey commissioned by the Canadian Association of Police Boards … </li></ul>
    7. 7. <ul><li>… Cyber crime is poised to become the country’s biggest criminal endeavour. </li></ul>
    8. 8. <ul><li>CBC reports that… </li></ul>
    9. 9. <ul><li>… Police have dismantled a network of 16 computer hackers who targeted… </li></ul>
    10. 10. <ul><li>… unprotected personal computers and took control of nearly 1 million computers worldwide . </li></ul>
    11. 11. <ul><li>Investigators estimate that the network profited by as much as $45 million . </li></ul>
    12. 12. <ul><li>Symantec estimates… </li></ul>
    13. 13. <ul><li>...your full identity sells for between </li></ul><ul><li>$1 and $15 </li></ul>
    14. 14. <ul><li>Your email password </li></ul><ul><li>sells for between </li></ul><ul><li>$4 and $30 </li></ul>
    15. 15. <ul><li>Your bank account information might fetch </li></ul><ul><li>$10 to $1,000 </li></ul>
    16. 16. <ul><li>Malware is a group of sophisticated software that penetrates networks and computers… </li></ul>
    17. 17. <ul><li>They are commonly called: </li></ul><ul><li>Trojans </li></ul><ul><li>Worms </li></ul><ul><li>Viruses </li></ul><ul><li>Key Loggers </li></ul>
    18. 18. <ul><li>Malware is evolving faster than antivirus applications. </li></ul>
    19. 19. <ul><li>According to IDG news… </li></ul>
    20. 20. <ul><li>… Malware pushers use dedicated test labs and professional techniques to improve their chances of infecting your computer ... </li></ul>
    21. 21. <ul><li>According to Verizon Business… </li></ul>
    22. 22. <ul><li>… 75% of breaches are not discovered by the victim . </li></ul>
    23. 23. <ul><li>So, do we need to only worry about protecting computers? </li></ul>
    24. 24. <ul><li>According to InformationWeek… </li></ul>
    25. 25. <ul><li>… the CIA has admitted </li></ul><ul><li>that recent power outages in multiple cities </li></ul><ul><li>outside of the United States </li></ul><ul><li>are the result of cyber attacks . </li></ul>
    26. 26. <ul><li>According to the </li></ul><ul><li>Washington Post… </li></ul>
    27. 27. <ul><li>...the amount proposed for information security </li></ul><ul><li>in the American Federal Budget for 2009: </li></ul><ul><li>$7.3 billion . </li></ul>
    28. 28. <ul><li>According to Packet Clearing House… </li></ul>
    29. 29. <ul><li>...cyber attacks are so inexpensive & easy to do that they will almost certainly remain a feature of </li></ul><ul><li>modern warfare . </li></ul>
    30. 30. <ul><li>We have seen the signals. </li></ul>
    31. 31. How do we prepare for security in a networked world?
    32. 32. Proactive Defense
    33. 33. GC IT Incident Management Plan
    34. 34. Identity Management Pan-Canadian Identity Management and Authentication Framework
    35. 35. The Workforce of Today and Tomorrow
    36. 36. <ul><li>According to the </li></ul><ul><li>US Bureau of </li></ul><ul><li>Labour Statistics... </li></ul>
    37. 37. <ul><li>...careers in the IT sector </li></ul><ul><li>will continue to </li></ul><ul><li>enjoy </li></ul><ul><li>high salaries . </li></ul>
    38. 38. <ul><li>Careers in the IT sector </li></ul><ul><li>will also enjoy </li></ul><ul><li>more than twice the growth rate of the overall workforce. </li></ul>
    39. 39. <ul><li>Canadian university enrolment in Technology steadily decreased between </li></ul><ul><li>2001 and 2006 </li></ul><ul><li>from 46,000 to 36,000 . </li></ul>
    40. 40. <ul><li>Canadian university enrolment in Law, Business and Public Administration increased during the same period. </li></ul>
    41. 41. <ul><li>Businesses are anticipating skills shortfalls… </li></ul><ul><li>… for ICT practitioners . </li></ul>
    42. 42. <ul><li>The ICT skills shortage for Western Europe </li></ul><ul><li>was an estimated 1.7 million . </li></ul><ul><li>In 2005 . </li></ul>
    43. 43. <ul><li>While many agree that …. </li></ul>
    44. 44. <ul><li>… individuals will need to regularly learn new skills to maintain their employability... </li></ul>
    45. 45. <ul><li>… the greatest issue facing organizations is </li></ul><ul><li>an inability to rapidly develop skills to address current needs. </li></ul>
    46. 46. <ul><li>A recent survey of Canadian university and college students found: </li></ul>
    47. 47. <ul><li>19% favour working for the government or public sector after graduation. </li></ul>
    48. 48. <ul><li>85% consider opportunities for advancement as the number one reason for choosing a job. </li></ul>
    49. 49. <ul><li>36% said that they expected to be promoted within a year. </li></ul>
    50. 50. <ul><li>49% expect promotion within two years. </li></ul>
    51. 51. <ul><li>In a survey of Workers in the United Kingdom, </li></ul><ul><li>37% regard starting a new job as more stressful than a first date . </li></ul>
    52. 52. <ul><li>We know what the signs are. </li></ul>
    53. 53. How do we prepare for the current and future workforce?
    54. 54. Generic Jobs & Job Competencies
    55. 55. Recruiting <ul><li>Collective Staffing </li></ul><ul><li>Return to schools year after year </li></ul><ul><li>Job Fairs </li></ul>
    56. 56. Reaching the New Generation of Students
    57. 57. <ul><li>Web 2.0 and Connecting the Enterprise </li></ul>
    58. 58. <ul><li>According to Internet World Stats dot com... </li></ul>
    59. 59. <ul><li>...worldwide Internet penetration was 21% </li></ul><ul><li>or </li></ul><ul><li>1.5 billion people. </li></ul>
    60. 60. <ul><li>Canadian internet penetration : </li></ul><ul><li>84.3% </li></ul><ul><li>or </li></ul><ul><li>28 million people. </li></ul><ul><li>6 th highest on Earth . </li></ul>
    61. 61. <ul><li>As per arstechnica… </li></ul>
    62. 62. <ul><li>Wikipedia serves 10 billion pages each month. </li></ul><ul><li>Wikipedia’s peak traffic is 50,000 requests a second . </li></ul>
    63. 63. <ul><li>Wikipedia has </li></ul><ul><li>75,000 active contributors, </li></ul><ul><li>working on more than </li></ul><ul><li>10 million articles, </li></ul><ul><li>in 250 languages. </li></ul>
    64. 64. <ul><li>Wikipedia attracts more than 684 million visitors per year. </li></ul>
    65. 65. <ul><li>The “Blogosphere” is </li></ul><ul><li>a series of interconnected communities of bloggers and their readers . </li></ul>
    66. 66. <ul><li>Technorati maintains a directory of 113 million blogs. </li></ul><ul><li>Up from 70 million </li></ul><ul><li>one year ago. </li></ul>
    67. 67. <ul><li>According to Technorati’s State of the Blogosphere 2008… </li></ul>
    68. 68. <ul><li>... 184 million people </li></ul><ul><li>have started a blog </li></ul><ul><li>and </li></ul><ul><li>364 million people </li></ul><ul><li>read blogs. </li></ul>
    69. 69. <ul><li>According to comScore, June 2008... </li></ul>
    70. 70. <ul><li>...social networking is growing by 25% per year. </li></ul><ul><li>580 million people engage in social networking around the globe. </li></ul><ul><li>100 million people are Facebook users. </li></ul>
    71. 71. <ul><li>According to a 2007 McKinsey Survey on Internet Technologies… </li></ul>
    72. 72. <ul><li>75% of executives plan to maintain or increase their investments in wikis , blogs and social networking tools . </li></ul>
    73. 73. <ul><li>Executives say they are using Web 2.0 technologies to communicate with customers and business partners , and </li></ul><ul><li>to encourage internal collaboration . </li></ul>
    74. 74. <ul><li>According to a New Technologies 2007 study: </li></ul><ul><li>87% of Canadians feel the government should invest in the use of Web 2.0 </li></ul>
    75. 75. <ul><li>84% </li></ul><ul><li>of Canadians spend more than 6 hours per month on social networking sites </li></ul>
    76. 76. <ul><li>70% </li></ul><ul><li>of Canadians over age 55 had visited a social networking site </li></ul>
    77. 77. <ul><li>According to </li></ul><ul><li>“ Perceptions of Blogs and Traditional Media” </li></ul><ul><li>(A survey of American adults)… </li></ul>
    78. 78. <ul><li>... 51% of respondents believe they will get their news and entertainment from blogs rather than traditional media. </li></ul>
    79. 79. <ul><li>49% of respondents said that blogs are just as valid media sources as </li></ul><ul><li>traditional media. </li></ul>
    80. 80. <ul><li>21% of respondents believe that newspapers will not exist in 10 years. </li></ul>
    81. 81. <ul><li>These are the signals. </li></ul>
    82. 82. How do we prepare for Web 2.0 and connecting the enterprise?
    83. 83. Wiki and Blog Pilots <ul><li>Designed to test use of the tools for business purposes (internally facing) </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Blog </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>200 users from 70 departments </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Wiki </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>1,000 users from 100 departments </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>20 active wiki communities </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>10 waiting in the queue </li></ul></ul></ul>
    84. 84. Usage Guidance <ul><li>Code of values and ethics </li></ul><ul><li>Use of electronic networks </li></ul><ul><li>Official Languages </li></ul><ul><li>Privacy </li></ul><ul><li>Accessibility </li></ul><ul><li>Access to Information </li></ul><ul><li>Common Look and Feel </li></ul><ul><li>Intellectual Property and Copyright </li></ul><ul><li>Information Management </li></ul>
    85. 85. Piloting… <ul><ul><li>A Meeting Place for Public Servants </li></ul></ul>
    86. 86. GTEC 2008 “Reading the Signals and Preparing for the Future” October 28, 2008 Ken Cochrane Chief Information Officer of the Government of Canada
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