Our ultimate goal in achieving a high quality, educational, and informative annual Canadian Technical Security Conference (CTSC) event, requires the collective talents of a wide range of presenters to conduct a range of relevant subject matter topics, technical papers and practical workshops.
The CTSC management grooup would be interested in hearing from industry professionals who would be willing to provide a technical presentation or product demonstration. The CTSC event committee has opened the door to proposals, papers and topic suggestions to include the widest possible scope of expertise.
If you might be interested in contributing to the success of the conference or are aware of a colleague or business associate by being part of our elite group of presenters, contact the CTSC committee for details.
Confirmed Presenters and Speakers
UPDATED: Thursday February 5, 2020
The CTSC management group is pleased to confirm the following presenters and speakers for the 15th Annual Canadian Technical Security Conference (CTSC).
Additional presenters and speakers are pending and will be announced and posted as they are confirmed.
Andrzej Wolczanski, TSS (11A)(12A)
Andrzej is part of the Professional Development TSCM Group Inc., management team and is a graduate of the Technical Security Specialist (TSS) Designate Certification program, providing advanced instructional support for the Kestrel TSCM ® Professional Software, travelling in a support role for our Technical Operator Certification, and various familiarization training programs under the banner of professional development, and certification programs at our Resident Training Centre (RTC) in Eastern Ontario and for clients worldwide.
Andrzej is responsible for conducting all aspects of electronic and physical TSCM inspections for private individuals, business and corporate clients, crown corporations, and government clients.
With extensive radio communications experience, and advanced vehicle knowledge and search skills; is responsible for the management of the TSB Technical Research and Standards Group (TRSG), providing direct managerial support in the design, development, and manufacturing of the KestrelPod I and KestrelPod II Ultra-Wideband Surveillance Antenna technology developed exclusively for near-field wideband TSCM applications.
John A. Price, CPP CRM (10A)
John has been involved in the security industry since 1987, working in various positions including Security Director, Edmonton Conference Centre and Edmonton Tourism, Alberta Solicitor General Protective Services Operations, Government of Alberta, Corporate Security Advisor to the City of Edmonton, for multiple departments, and since 2001 as a managing partner of Price-Langevin and Associates Inc.
John specializes in the design and implementation of physical and technical security protective systems, specifically designing systems for corporate operations, government officials and politicians.
John has an extensive background in security operations, technical security and security program development and implementation. John is an accomplished security manager with 32 year’s experience working with government agencies, municipalities and industry.
John is a Certified Protection Professional CPP, and a Certified Risk Manager CRM. John specializes in technical security solutions and has been focused on alarm, CCTV, Card access design and security program development as a consultant to government and industry.
John is a Law Enforcement and Security Program graduate and is certified in Crime Prevention through Environmental Design Level 1 and Level 11. In addition, John is trained and is a recognized expert in Covert Electronic Surveillance.
John is a Certified Locksmith and former Chairman for the American Society for Industrial Security (ASIS) Alberta /Northern Alberta Chapter. John has work for many years in conjunction with Law Enforcement agencies to provide specialty design, manufacturing and sourcing of specialty equipment to meet their operational requirements from a trusted partner prospective.
John, has been, and continues as President of Price-Langevin and Associates since 2001.
John B. Minor (3A)
John B. Minor was born, raised and educated in West Texas and is an independent researcher/analyst/inventor with over 35 years of experience in the communications field. He started a technology and communications company in the early 1980’s that focused on the design and construction of photonic networks, many of which became a part of today’s Internet and Cellular network infrastructure.
Mr. Minor is a patent infringement and damages expert who has testified over 50 times in State and Federal Court venues as a subject matter expert.
His experience and research focus has been primarily on Photonic Network Design and Provisioning, Mobile Network Operator (MNO) / Mobile Virtual Network Operator (MVNO) Radio Frequency (RF) propagation data and subscriber data as evidence, cellular subscriber device Location Services (LCS) / Location Based Services (LBS), and Communications Interception and Disruption Tradecraft. He was awarded a patent related to the MNO/MVNO industry and currently operates Qalypsis, an Intellectual Property Firm.
Mr. Minor is a lifetime member of IEEE Communications, Antennas and Propagation, Photonics and Intelligent Transportation Systems Societies and a member of the American Society for Testing and Materials (ASTM) E30 Forensics standards group. He was trained and certified by the Cyber Security Forum Initiative (CSFI.us), Cyber Warfare Division, in 2017 as a Defensive Cyber Operations Engineer (DCOE) assigned as a Subject Matter Expert (SME) on Special Projects.
Paul D Turner, TSS TSI (14A) (17A) (18A) (19A) (20A)
Paul has a quarter century of experience working as a professional investigator, six (6) years as group team leader, providing high risk VIP protection and technical intelligence support, for high profile entities and clients.
Paul is the President | CEO of Professional Development TSCM Group Inc., and is a TSB certified Technical Security Specialist (TSS) and experienced Technical Security Instructor (TSI), with 38+ years of experience providing TSEC, TSCM, ECM, COMSEC and CI services.
As an experienced pilot Paul instructs advanced air and ground based Radio Direction Finding (RDF) techniques in support of Search and Rescue (SAR), and is one of a few civilian pilots to have graduated from the Canadian Department of National Defence (DND) – Search Master Program.
Paul is a designated Industry Canada Spectrum Management examiner for restricted radio operator’s certificates (ROC-A), and FLIR (ITC) Level I Thermographer.
Paul has extensive teaching experience as the lead instructor of the only resident based TSS (Designate) Certification Training Program of its kind.
Paul has taught at Sheridan College as an instructor for the Investigation – Public and Private Program for 2nd year students.
Paul has provided technical security lectures at both Ryerson University and Seneca College.
He has also conducted workshops for ASIS, CSIS, IABTI, NATIA, ERII, CTSC, and other prestigious organizations.
Paul is a long time member of the International Association of Bomb Technicians and Investigators (IABTI) International Region VII.
Paul is an appointed member of the Espionage Research Institute International (ERII) advisory board.
In 2009, in response to a growing need for advanced RF spectrum analysis tools, to meet a modern moving target threat model, Paul engaged in the design and development of the Kestrel TSCM Professional Software, a technologically advanced Software Defined Radio (SDR) application, now utilized by professional private and public sector technical operators, in 30 countries.
Robert Inkol (05A)(09A)
Robert Inkol received the M.A.Sc. degree in Electrical Engineering from the University of Waterloo in 1978.
As a Defence Scientist with Defence Research and Development Canada (DRDC), he was responsible for the technical leadership and management of electronic warfare related research projects and programs.
In recognition of his contributions to DRDC, he was awarded the Queen Elizabeth II Diamond Jubilee medal.
After retiring as a Senior Scientist from DRDC, Mr. Inkol carried out technical investigations for MDA Corporation and became an Adjunct Professor at the Royal Military College.
In addition to having produced numerous technical publications, Mr. Inkol holds four patents. He is a Life Senior Member of the IEEE.