São Paulo, Brazil 15 August 2019

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16 – 18 October 2018


Don’t miss THE data security event of the year for the payment card industry. We provide you with the information and tools to help secure payment data. We lead a global, cross industry effort to increase payment security by providing industry-driven, flexible and effective data security standards and programs that help businesses detect, mitigate and prevent criminal attacks and breaches. Don’t miss out!


Join us for a day of networking opportunities and educational sessions from payment and cyber security experts who will discuss challenges and opportunities for data security in Brazil and provide updates on the latest standards and solutions for protecting payments.



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THURSDAY, 15 August
8:00-9:30Networking Breakfast and Vendor Showcase
9:30-10:00Welcome Remarks and Regional Update
Presented by: Carlos Caetano, Associate Regional Director, Brazil, PCI Security Standards Council
10:00-10:45Keynote: State of the Council
Presented by: Lance J. Johnson, Executive Director, PCI Security Standards Council

Join this session for an extensive look into some of the PCI SSC’s current and global affairs and how, collaboratively, we help secure payment data.
10:45-11:30REB Case Study and Regional Insights - A Panel Discussion
Moderated by: Carlos Caetano, Associate Regional Director, Brazil, PCI Security Standards Council
Panelists: Atilla Duarte, Compliance Manager, Braspag, Flavia Murgades, Compliance Manager, Information Security, Despegar.com / Decolar.com and Renato Wada, Information Security Director - LATAM, FIS Risk Information Security and Compliance (RISC), Fidelity Processadora e Serviços S.A. (FIS)

Electronic payments are on the rise in Brazil, and together comes a set of challenges involving evolution and security. This panel will bring members of the Brazil Regional Engagement Board who will share their experiences and knowledges on the regional insights for payment security and also to talk about the success case studies that was just produced by them together with the PCI SSC regarding their success on adopting the PCI DSS and maintaining a PCI DSS compliance program.
11:30-12:00Networking Break and Vendor ShowcaseSponsored by
12:00-12:45Industry Keynote: Digital Forensics to Unveil Payment Industry Crimes
Presented by: Marco Wanderley, Head of Digital Forensics and Incident Response Services, Matrix Cyber Consulting Inc.

Join this keynote session to hear about case studies that have been done for different kinds of fraud and crime in the payment industry. Learn about evidence that shows how cybercrime criminals can organize themselves and get funds through online frauds to support their actions. You will hear about security measures that combat and prevent crime campaigns. You will takeaway from this session the understanding of the importance of payment industry awareness and fighting these criminal actions.
12:45-13:30PCI Standards and Programs Update
Presented by: Carlos Caetano, Associate Regional Director, Brazil, PCI Security Standards Council

During thie session you will hear insights on what is new within PCI SSC's Standards and Programs. Learn about the latest updates that help your organization secure payment data.
13:30-14:30Networking Lunch and Vendor ShowcaseSponsored by
14:30-15:15From QSA to Internal Auditor, What Could Go Wrong?
Presented by: Adriano Bertoni, QSA, ISO 27001 LA and LI, Senior Security Consultant, Online Business Systems

Learn about the bad habits experienced working with teams as an internal auditor during the preparation for PCI certification, how to circumvent these habits, how to prevent dummy evidence, and how Mr. Bertoni managed to prepare for the audit at least one month before the final assessment.
15:15-16:00Panel: Data Privacy Concerns and How PCI DSS Can Help
Moderated by: Paulo Poi, PCI QSA, CIS, Governance, Risk and Compliance Director, Cipher S/A
Panelists: Renato Opice Blum, Data Protection and Digital Law Programs Professor Coordinator, INSPER; Fernando Fonseca, CISSP-ISSAP, CISM, DPO, Director, Antebellum and Fabio Noronha, Sr. Manager Information Security, Elo

The panelists will discuss how Data Privacy regulations are affecting Latin America. In addition, how the PCI DSS awareness is helping companies to not only achieve compliance as required by the payment brands, but also how it is now required by the government. We want people to understand how PCI DSS can aid their companies to protect not only cardholder data, but also use the knowledge acquired to protect other sensitive information in their organizations.
16:00-16:30Networking Break and Vendor Showcase
16:30-17:00PCI DSS Compliance: A Look from Both Sides of the Table
Presented by: John Cartwright, QSA, CISA, CISM, Senior Associate, Schellman & Company, LLC and Renato Wada, Information Security Director - LATAM, FIS Risk Information Security and Compliance (RISC), Fidelity Processadora e Serviços S.A. (FIS)

You've passed your first PCI DSS assessment and can now move on. But what does that mean? There's more to maintaining a compliant posture than just passing your assessment. What do companies need to do to remain compliant throughout the year while balancing the needs of both the business and its security? We will talk from both the assessor and business side of the table, going over common items that companies should be doing on a regular basis to maintain a compliant posture.
17:00-17:30Observatore - Fraud Management Observatory - Blockchain Hub for eCommerce Group Fraud Prevention
Presented by: Ligia Pires, Trust & Safety Manager, OLX Brasil and Gerson Rolin, Director and Payments and Antifraud Steering Committees Coordinator, camara-e.net

Learn more about the service designed to be a collaborative information hub to be used by members to validate information for fraud prevention on eCommerce. It’s a pioneer initiative in Brazil and being adopted by camara-e.net members, which comprises of the biggest eCommerce and Payment ecosystem companies in Brazil.
17:30-18:00Making a Global Impact: PCI SSC Participation Opportunities and Resources
Presented by: Jeremy King, International Director – Europe, PCI Security Standards Council

Attend this sesion to learn about everything that PCI SSC has to offer you and your organization so you can help secure payment data. We will also share all the ways you can be more involved with PCI SSC.
18:00-18:05Closing Remarks
Presented by: Carlos Caetano, Associate Regional Director, Brazil, PCI Security Standards Council
18:05-19:30Networking Reception and Vendor ShowcaseSponsored by

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Employee Education is the Best Defense for Protecting your Organization’s Data Assets.

In conjunction with the Latin America Forum, three training courses are available, allowing attendees to make the most of their travel time and budgets. The Internal Security Assessor training will be conducted in Portuguese while the Qualified Security Assessor and Qualified PIN Assessor trainings will be conducted in English. All trainings will take place at Hotel Unique – São Paulo.

Internal Security Assessor Training | 6-7 August

The two-day Internal Security Assessor (ISA) class provides large merchants, acquiring banks, and processors the opportunity to build their internal payment data security expertise, as well as increase their efficiency in complying with PCI Standards.

Qualified Security Assessor Training | 8-9 August

The two-day Qualified Security Assessor (QSA) class provides instruction on how to conduct assessments of merchants, institutions and service providers who must be compliant with the PCI DSS.

Qualified PIN Assessor Training | 12-13 August

The two-day Qualified PIN Assessor class provides instruction on how to perform assessments of entities in accordance with the PCI PIN Security Requirements. This training will provide you with an understanding of the requirements for the secure management, processing, and transmission of personal identification number (PIN) during payment card transaction processing at ATMs and attended and unattended point-of-sale (POS) terminals.

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