Future-proof and secure your organisation against cyber attacks with Ekco Security

Today, modern organisations must manage and prioritize a wide set of internal and external risks in a world where hybrid work and digital business processes are increasing. With this in mind, Ekco, in partnership with Microsoft, are delighted to invite you to the launch of Ekco Security at One Microsoft Place in Dublin, on Tuesday 7th February for a briefing on how to prepare your organisation for the future.

This in-person event will include security briefings, panel discussions & breakout sessions and is especially relevant to CISOs, CIOs and other professionals working in cyber security within SMBs up to large enterprise organisations.

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Arrival Breakfast – 08:30 – 09:00


Kick-off – 09:00

  • Welcome address – Steve MacNicholas (Managing Director, Ekco Ireland) and Anne Sheehan (Microsoft Ireland Country Manager)
  • Introducing Ekco Security – Pat Larkin (Chairman, Cyber Ireland & Chief Executive, Ward Solutions an Ekco Company)
  • Microsoft & Ekco Security – Pat O’Callaghan (CEO, Kontex an Ekco Company)


Tea & Coffee Break – 10:00 – 10:15

  • Introduction: Launching NCSC’s Office 365 Secure Configuration Framework – Jonathan Trayers (Associate Director, Kontex an Ekco Company)
  • Panel Discussion: Launching NCSC’s Office 365 Secure Configuration Framework – Jonathan Trayers, Kieran McCorry (National Technology Officer, Microsoft) and Richard Browne (Director of NCSC)
  • Starting on your Microsoft 365 security journey – Eric Chapin (Senior Security Architect, Kontex an Ekco company)


Tea & Coffee Break – 11:45 – 12:00

  • Panel Discussion: Microsoft & Cisco Partnership – Neeraj Kumar (CTO Healthcare Microsoft) & Shane McKenna (Cyber Security Specialist, CISCO)
  • Panel Discussion: Operationalisation of your security – Pat O’Callaghan (Kontex), Brian See (Director, Caveo an Ekco Company), Pat Larkin (Ward /Chairman Cyber Ireland)
  • Q&A


Lunch 13:00 – 14:00

  • One-to-one sessions with our experts – must be requested in advance. Contact danielle.palmer@ek.co to request a session.

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  • Date 07/02/2023
  • Time @ 09:00 - 13:00
  • Cost The event is free but pre-registration is required.


  • One Microsoft Place
  • South County Business Park, Carmanhall and Leopardstown, Dublin 18, D18 P521