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Thursday, August 16, 2018
2:00- 3:30pm ET


Cybersecurity Webinar Series (Live access to all 4 webinars and OnDemand access through the end of 2018) just for $499

Webinar-1: How to Phish Like the Bad Guys
Thursday, August 16, 2018 2:00-3:30 pm ET

Reserve your space now for expert guidance on creating a successful email security program, including:

  • Phishing and social engineering’s impact on associations
  • Lessons learned from successful attacks
  • The latest phishing attack strategies and techniques
  • Top-clicked phishing emails from Q1 2018
  • How to create a simulated phishing attack
  • How to turn awareness into a front line defense against attacks

You’ll come away knowing how today’s latest phishing techniques work—and how to use that knowledge to outsmart hackers at their own game.

Meet Your Webinar Leader

Erich Kron, Security Awareness Advocate at KnowBe4, is a veteran information security professional with over 20 years’ experience in the medical, aerospace manufacturing and defense fields. He is the former security manager for the US Army's 2nd Regional Cyber Center-Western Hemisphere and holds CISSP, CISSP-ISSAP, MCITP and ITIL v3 certifications, among others. Erich has worked with information security professionals around the world to provide the tools, training and educational opportunities to succeed in Information Security.


Webinar-2:  Turn Your Employees into Cybersecurity Warriors
Thursday, September 6, 2018 2:00-3:30 pm ET

Reserve your space now and Receive guidance from the cyber expert himself on:

  • How to train your staff on how to become phishing warriors
  • Tangible takeaways on how to make your organization more cyber secure
  • The biggest pitfalls organizations face in cyber attacks

Meet Your Webinar Leader

Matt Ruck is Vice President of designDATA. In his almost 25 years with the company, he has worked to continuously enhance and improve designDATA’s suite of managed technology and cyber security services.

Matt has held several roles within the company, including the management of the network engineering group and Network Operations Center (NOC). In 1999, he oversaw the actual implementation of designDATA's NOC and later headed-up the company’s original data center build out in 2006. In his current role as Vice President, Matt meets with C-level executives to promote designDATA's turnkey managed technology, data center and cyber security services as well as its IT consulting practice. He is an expert in data center initiatives, cloud computing, converged networking, VoIP telephony, contingency planning and telecommunications.

Matt holds a Bachelor of Science in Information Assurance from the University of Maryland, as well as certifications in Microsoft's MCSE and VMware's VCP4. He previously served as part of the technology council for the American Society for Association Executives in Washington, DC.

Webinar-3: How to Respond to a Cyber Incident
Tuesday, October 9, 2018 2:00-3:30 pm ET

Reserve your space now for Learn how to react and what steps to take in the event of a cyber attack, including:

  • How and when to contact your investors/board
  • How to speak to insurance companies and your legal representation
  • When and how to alert employees and teach them next steps

Meet Your Webinar Leader

Joanne Martin helps executives acknowledge this reality and address information security concerns at the corporate, regulatory and board level, with a comprehensive understanding of vulnerabilities. As Hartman’s chief information security officer (CISO) advisory practice lead, Joanne works with small and mid-size organizations to assess their current risk profile and develop a plan for mitigation. She also mentors in-place staff with the goal that they will take on the long-term security role at their organization.

Joanne joined Hartman in 2015, bringing with her more than 30 years of progressively responsible technical and business experience at IBM, which culminated in her role as their global CISO and vice president for IT risk. Joanne began her career at the Los Alamos National Laboratory, where she conducted the first comprehensive analysis of the scientific workload and its relationship to the performance of supercomputers. Outside of work, Joanne serves on the Board of Directors for the Women’s Housing Coalition of Baltimore to help break the cycle of homelessness for local women.

Webinar-4: Insourcing Versus Outsourcing: When to Use a Vendor for Your Cyber Needs
Tuesday, October 30, 2018 2:00-3:30 pm ET

Reserve your space now and receive expert guidance on:

  • What information to keep in-house versus what information/services should be handled by a third-party
  • How to teach all employees, especially tech staff, how to communicate with and utilize a third-party vendor
  • Creating a staffing strategy to make the transition to using a third-party smooth

You’ll come away knowing how today’s latest phishing techniques work—and how to use that knowledge to outsmart hackers at their own game.

Meet Your Webinar Leader

As content director, Sam oversees everything content-related coming out of the IAPP, from the Daily Dashboard to the monthly Privacy Advisor to the IAPP's various blogs, books and Resource Center items, to training and KnowledgeNet content and information. If you'd like to contribute to the privacy body of knowledge the IAPP curates on a daily basis — even if you'd like to speak at one of our events — Pfeifle is your first point of contact.

Pfeifle came to the IAPP after stints overseeing a number of B2B publications, including titles in the physical security, workboat and 3D data capture industries. He began his journalism career with the alternative newsweekly The Portland Phoenix, and wrote a local music column for the paper for 15 years. Pfeifle has a BS in education and a BA in English from the University of Vermont, and spent two years as a high school English teacher in New Hampshire.

In his free time, Pfeifle plays in a bluegrass band, serves on the local school board, coaches baseball, writes scathing letters to the editor of the local paper, and enjoys spending time with his wife and two children in Maine.

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