Alliance - A union formed for mutual benefit

CISO Digital Alliances Session Information

Date: Wednesday, 8th December 2022

Time: 15:00pm – 16:30pm (CAT)

Location:  Invite only by Regional Director – Microsoft Teams

The Alliances chapter is a gathering consists of business risk, information and cyber security leaders who have been highlighted as being able to offer value in terms of content and influence. It is designed to form alliances and to drive progressive change in the business world and beyond.

The content and format is designed to talk together, learn better and experience more. 

Format: Invite only Security Leaders debating pertinent, real life issues through the form of digital open forum.

Chatham House Rule will be applied


  1. Depth achieved around business objectives where the opportunity of experience within the attendees is leveraged
  2. Benchmarking and verification of thought processes outside of existing networks i.e. the broader CISO Alliances community
  3. Industry progression and unity in impacting the challenges of the common business objectives
  4. Not corporate flag waiving or sales pitches.  We insist, do that elsewhere.


A union formed for mutual benefit


Digital Alliances Chapter Overview


Session Leader: Christopher Nanchengwa, Information Security Manager – Zambia Electronic Clearing House Limited

Session Theme Title: Security Governance: The Missing Link in Value-driven Information Security

Session Overview and Synopsis: 

For the Session Leader and All attendees to enrich and consider topical elements such as:

  • value of cyber security
  • enrich and talk about governance in general
  • continuous awareness

The Key Elements of an Information Security and its critical elements, including systems and hardware that use, store, and transmit that information.

  • Confidentiality.
  • Integrity.
  • Availability.
  • Authenticity.
  • Non-Repudiation.

What are some of the goals of information security governance?

  • Strategic alignment of information security with institutional objectives.
  • Risk management – identify, manage, and mitigate risks.
  • Resource management.
  • Performance measurement – defining, reporting, and using information security governance metrics.
  • Value delivery by optimizing information security investment.