KENORA – POLITICS – David Bruno has introduced his nomination candidacy for Kenora Federal Riding, to be the Liberal Party Candidate. This Northwestern Ontario using encompasses many First Nation communities and stretches from the City of Kenora, Dryden and Ignace to Fort Severn on Hudson’s Bay. Bruno is a graduate of Lakehead University in Political Science and the University of Madrid, Spain in International Relations, and has a protracted historical past of advocacy for people and companies digital protections which have suffered from the quickly altering digital age.
Bruno’s dedication to skilled excellence, consumer service, and inventive problem-solving has led to pragmatic and precise change in his business, a lot so, that he has even helped form new Cyber Security coverage in Canada via his contribution to Canada’s new Digital Charter, Bill C-11. Bruno presently advocates for stronger protecting measures in this space and has even drafted a brand new Cyber Law for the Ministry of Public Safety for the RCMP.
Bruno spends his spare time along with his partner, typically visiting native provincial parks and family and friends in Ignace, for instance. It is Bruno’s reference to the Northwestern Ontario setting that makes preservation and accountable and revitalized progress in the area a precedence for him. Bruno additionally spends his free time giving again to the group. He is an outspoken advocate for using encrypted e mail to guard weak populations like refugees together with the LGBTQ2S populations right here and overseas. He has even invested his personal cash in a free encrypted e mail server for the general public.
An lively son of Northwestern Ontario, Bruno lives in Kenora however has lived a lot of his life in completely different locations throughout the globe; Bruno’s important Cyber Security enterprise and advocacy has stretched primarily between Canada, the USA and Europe. He served in the Canadian Military as a younger Second Lieutenant earlier than being awarded the Rotary International Ambassadorial Scholarship to check International Relations and Communications abroad. While overseas, he additionally labored on the Canadian Embassy in Madrid as an interpreter as he’s fluent in English, French, Spanish and Italian. Today, Bruno and his husband proudly name Kenora their dwelling and has made a private dedication to studying our native Anishinaabe language as nicely.
Bruno’s prolonged household stretches throughout Northwestern and Southern Ontario, all the way in which to Montréal. His mom, a celebrated group chief in her personal proper, stays a robust affect in his life, residing inside a day’s drive to Thunder Bay. A hazardous, and in some components treacherous, drive that isn’t misplaced to Bruno, as he stays dedicated to advocating on finishing the twinning of the TransCanada freeway as one among his prime priorities. Other priorities Bruno advocates for are:
“Apart from my work in Cyber Security, I additionally wish to assist and ensure we shield our bodily setting by decreasing our carbon footprint, as this too impacts every part we do. We are dealing with an pressing name to assist battle local weather change, a world motion impressed by younger folks at this time. The elimination of single-use plastics is an instance of the best method ahead… Miigwech – Merci” ~David.
Career Bio Brief:
As founder and CEO of a world cyber safety agency, David specialises in anti-fraud and anti-corporate espionage methods worldwide. Through his firm, he offers monetary sector options for the digital and interactive FINTECH sectors. For 20 years he has labored to supply safety protections to the lots and has invested his personal cash in a free E2EE encrypted e mail server for the general public.
He is a contributor and member of Electronic Frontier Foundation (EFF) advocating for defending digital civil liberties. He is a Tech Policy Analyst for Washington DC primarily based Global Foundation For Cyber Studies & Research (gfcyber.org) and a contributor to the Northern Policy Institute devoted to educating the general public on the surveillance of e mail in basic and the significance of encryption, particularly for weak populations like refugees.
He was additionally a coverage contributor to Canada’s new Digital Charter beneath Minister Bains.