Updated December 7 at 3:07pm

2016 Cybersecurity Summit

December 2016

When:  Thursday, December 8th
Where: Crowne Plaza Grand Ballroom
Time: 8-11AM (Registration begins at 7:30am)
Tickets: $50

Continential Breakfast will be Served

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The PBN Cybersecurity Summit will include a panel of cyber experts who will provide important up-to-date information on the types of threats and give advice on securing network perimeters and preventing hackers from stealing client, customer and employee information as well as sensitive company data.

Topics to be covered include (but not limited to):

  • The latest trends in combating cyber threats and mitigating risks
  • The risks companies should be looking out for to protect customer databases
  • Key tactics business owners should ensure outside IT vendors implement
  • Immediate actions a company needs to take when breached
  • The security risks employees may be (unwittingly) causing
  • The implications of recent foreign government cyber attacks
  • The Cybersecurity workforce shortage and how to train the next generation of Cybersecurity experts and practitioners
  • Dealing with the 'disruption of service', 'manipulation of data' and 'destruction of property' after a cyber breach
  • Legal and compliance issues in regards to Cybersecurity, including the RI Data Breach Notification Law
  • Cybersecurity insurance - why it's now a necessity
  • New financial Cybersecurity rules proposed for big banks

Panelists include:

  • Timothy J. Edgar, Academic Director, Executive Master in Cybersecurity & Fellow, Watson Institute for International & Public Affairs at Brown University
  • Francesca Spidalieri, Sr. Fellow for Cyber Leadership, Salve Regina University's Pell Center
  • Jeffrey Ziplow, Cybersecurity Risk Assessment Partner, BlumShapiro
  • Peter Nelson, VP Engineering and co-founder NetCenergy
  • Stephen Ucci, Counsel, Adler Pollock & Sheehan
  • Kevin Tracy - Market Executive, Bank of America
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Marty A

Hi - what's the cost for an individual to attend? Thank you

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Manny Goncalves

Is this Summit Free?

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