Mission

We are making the world #UnHackable by stamping out predatory online behavior, preventing privacy abuses and disrupting cybercrime. Our mission is to ensure that all Canadians have access to expert cybersafety instruction and resources regardless of their location or financial status. We focus on educating vulnerable communities, including youth, particularly Black, Indigenous and youth of color, seniors, and new Canadians to ensure they are empowered to participate fully and safely in the digital universe.

69%

of seniors have experienced a fraud attempt

40%

of children in grades 4-8 have talked to a stranger online

Over 28 million

Canadians have been impacted by cybersecurity incidents

The KnowledgeFlow Cybersafety Foundation is Canada’s ONLY non-profit dedicated exclusively to cybersafety education and innovation.

VISION

Through our education, initiatives and resources our vision is to empower individuals and communities to:

  • Prevent cybercrime victimization through protecting personal information and managing online existence
  • Detect cyber abuses through understanding the value of personal information to fraudsters and data brokers and recognizing the key indicators of compromise
  • Respond to cyber fraud and privacy invasions through understanding privacy rights and the applicable reporting avenues

20%

of youths have been exposed to unwanted sexual material online

42%

of Canadians dealt with a cyber security incident during the first several months of the pandemic

Over 79M

Canadian seniors lost to fraud in 2021

VALUES

KnowledgeFlow is dedicated to the highest quality of cybersafety training delivered with authenticity, sincerity and honesty. Our focus on empowerment ensures that participants are confident in their cyber situational awareness rather than relying on fear and lists of ‘what not to do’.

30+

YEARS EXPERIENCE IN THE CYBERSECURITY FIELD

100%

CIPP, CISSP, CRISC, CISA CERTIFICATIONS

4 pillars

FIRST PRINCIPLES OF CYBERSAFETY™

CYBERSAFETY CHAMPIONS

BECOME #UNHACKABLE

Our nonprofit organization was created to educate communities, families, youth, seniors and other vulnerable sector individuals. Through our education, initiatives and resources we empower individuals and communities to prevent cybercrime victimization , detect cyber abuses and respond to cyber fraud and privacy invasions.

Engage, Educate, Empower

Our mission is to ensure that all Canadians have access to expert cybersafety instruction and resources regardless of their location or financial status. We focus on educating vulnerable communities, including youth, particularly Black, Indigenous and youth of colour, seniors, and new Canadians to ensure they are empowered to participate fully and safely in the digital universe.

69%

of seniors have experienced a fraud attempt

40%

of children in grades 4-8 have talked to a stranger online

Over 28 million

Canadians have been impacted by cybersecurity incidents

The KnowledgeFlow Cybersafety Foundation is Canada’s ONLY non-profit dedicated exclusively to cybersafety education and innovation.

Making Canada #UnHackable

Protect yourself and your family with our cybersafety resources. Our free resources and awareness videos offer practical advice on how to stay safe online. Our library of tip sheets has been translated into multiple languages including Tamil, Tagalog, and Chinese. We will also custom create resource material for community groups, colleges and universities, school boards, and municipalities.

20%

of youths have been exposed to unwanted sexual material online

42%

of Canadians dealt with a cyber security incident during the first several months of the pandemic

Over 79M

Canadian seniors lost to fraud in 2021

Industry Certified Expertise 

KnowledgeFlow is dedicated to the highest quality of cybersafety training delivered with authenticity, sincerity and honesty. Our focus on empowerment ensures that participants are confident in their cyber situational awareness rather than relying on fear and lists of ‘what not to do’.

30+

YEARS EXPERIENCE IN THE CYBERSECURITY FIELD

40%

CIPP, CISSP, CRISC, CISA CERTIFICATIONS

Over 28 million

FIRST PRINCIPLES OF CYBERSAFETY™

tHE PEOPLE OF KNOWLEDGEFLOW

board of directors

PAIGE BACKMAN

LLB 
Co-Founder of KCF 
Partner Aird and Berlis LLP

CLAUDIU POPA

CIPP, CISA, CISSP, CRISC Co-Founder of KCF 
CEO Informatica Corporation

Amalia barthel

Privacy Consultant & Advisor
Co-Founder of Managed Privacy Canada (MPC)

MICHELLE Hopley

CPA, CGA
Owner at Hopley Accounting Services

tHE PEOPLE OF KNOWLEDGEFLOW

board of advisors

tim king

Cyber and Digital
Skills Coach

hans Bathija

Metaverse/IT Pioneer and InfoSec/Cyber Expert

diana barbosa

Cyber Security Education Consultant

amber Stefan

Senior and Long-Term Healthcare Advocate