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Cybersecurity update: Keeping your guard up -

Sponsored by Deep Instinct

Japan remains the world's top-ranked country for detected cyber attacks for the third consecutive year, according to a report by Eset. To safeguard corporate and personal data, companies must take sufficient measures and be aware of emerging cyber threats in 2024. C-suite executives must also understand the nature of cyberattacks, as the most effective attacks are those where the victim remains unaware. Don't miss this event!

Dress code: Business attire

This event is exclusively for senior-level executives and is by invitation only. Attendance is restricted to two representatives per company. If you are not currently a member of The Economist Intelligence Corporate Network but are interested in attending our events, please feel free to contact us for further information.


8:00 AM - 8:30 AM
Registration and Networking
8:30 AM - 10:00 AM
Panel Discussion


  • Carl Froggett (Chief Information Officer at Deep Instinct)

    Carl Froggett

    Chief Information Officer at Deep Instinct

    Mr. Froggett has a proven track record in building teams, systems architecture, large scale enterprise software implementation, as well as aligning processes and tools with business requirements. Froggett was formerly Head of Global Infrastructure Defense, CISO Cyber Security Services at Citi. In his previous role, Carl was responsible for delivering integrated risk reduction capabilities and services aligned to the architectural, business, and CISO priorities across Citi’s devices and networks in 100+ countries. Since 1998, he has held various regional and global roles for Citi, covering all aspects of architecture, engineering, global operations, as well as running critical enterprise cyber services for Citi’s cybersecurity functions. Froggett holds CISSP and CISM security certifications and a B.S. (Hons) in Computer Science from Loughborough University, UK.

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  • Alex Capri (Senior Lecturer at National University of Singapore (NUS))

    Alex Capri

    Senior Lecturer at National University of Singapore (NUS)

    Alex Capri is a former Senior Fellow and current Senior Lecturer in the Business School at the National University of Singapore (NUS). He also lectures in the NUS Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy.
    Alex is a research fellow at the Hinrich Foundation, in Singapore, where he has authored a series of ground-breaking essays on international trade, technology and great power rivalry.

    He is the author of Techno-nationalism: How its Reshaping Trade, Geopolitics and Society (Wiley).

    From 2007-2012, Alex was the Partner and Regional Leader of KPMG’s International Trade & Customs Practice in Asia Pacific, based in Hong Kong.

    Alex has done decades of work in international business, trade and global value chains -- both as an academic and a professional consultant. He has advised clients on cross-border projects in more than 40 countries, throughout Asia and the Indo-Pacific, the Middle East, Europe and the Americas.

    He has worked extensively in both emerging and developing economies.

    - Optimizing cross-border supply chain trade strategies, re-shoring, friend-shoring and restructuring
    - Scenario mapping around export controls, sanctions, data restrictions, black-listings
    - Digital trade and MSMEs
    -Geopolitical risk management and mitigation

    Alex has been a panellist, author and workshop leader for the World Economic Forum.
    Alex writes a column in Forbes magazine and the Nikkei Asia and is a frequent guest on global television and radio networks, including BBC International, CNBC, Bloomberg and Channel News Asia.

    He holds an M.Sc. from the London School of Economics, in International Political Economy and a B.Sc. in International Relations, from the University of Southern California.

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  • Rodrigo González (Director of Economist Intelligence Corporate Network)

    Rodrigo González

    Director of Economist Intelligence Corporate Network

    Rodrigo González is the Director for Tokyo of Economist Intelligence Corporate Network.

    He works closely with regional business leaders to assist them in economic and market trends, business competitiveness, monetary and fiscal policy and general economic advisory to help them optimise their business strategies and further enhance their connections to their c-suite peers.

    He has vast experience in statistical analysis, strategy consulting and market research in different industries in and outside Japan. Rodrigo is a published author in environmental and transport economics and has spoken at international conferences in global warming and fiscal policy throughout the world.

    Rodrigo holds a PhD in Economics from Keio University and is fluent in Spanish, English, French and Japanese.

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Grand Hyatt Tokyo

6 Chome-10-3 Roppongi, Minato City, Tokyo
Minato-ku, Tokyo, Japan

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