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The Hackers Are Here: Stay ahead of the ever changing security landscape

Blades Private Events & Catering

$20.00

Join TechRochester's Women in Technology and the Cybersecurity Peer Group on October 12, 2021 at 7:30 AM at Blades Restaurant on University for The Hackers Are Here: Stay ahead of the ever changing security landscape.

The world of Cyber Security seems to change day to day, and with the pandemic the change has only been expedited. More and more organizations are adopting new methods to increase their business agility such as cloud computing, permanent work from home or hybrid model, etc… Are you prepared?

In some cases this adoption of new computing methods have forced security teams to take a back seat and are now forced to play catch up. This methodology has obviously left organizations vulnerable which has only added to the number of publicly identified breaches.

During this session the panel of seasoned security professional will discuss some key areas, we as security professionals need to focus on to better prepare for the constant change we face on a daily basis.

Event Description: Hodgson Russ and KLDiscovery are proud to present this 90-minute panel presentation and discussion regarding cyber incidents, including ransomware attacks. During the course of this discussion, we will cover Cyber preparedness, Incident response, Special ransomware issues, Regulatory environment, including the NY Shield Act and other proposed legislation, and Trends

The presentation will provide and highlight the necessity of ensuring a collaborative approach across legal, technical and operational teams while providing a strategic focus on being prepared for the when…not if.

Logistics:
Date: October 12, 2021
Time: 7:30 AM
Agenda: 90 Minutes; Introduction of speakers, Intro of topic, Presentation, Q&A
Location: Blades Restaurant on University
Members $15 | Non-Members $20

Moderators: Susan Kavanagh/Jonathan Borgensen

Panelists: Patrick Fitzsimmons, Esq., Senior Associate, Hodgson Russ LLP
Gary Schober, Partner, Hodgson Russ LLP
Eric Robinson, JD/PMP, Director, Advisory Services & Strategic Client Solutions, KLDiscovery

Register Now: https://techrochester.org/event-calendar/#!event/register/2021/10/12/cyber-incident-panel

Coffee Chats with TechRochester

Tech Rochester

Join TechRochester on Friday, October 15, 2021 at 8:00 AM for an in-person Coffee Chat. Start your day networking and the best way - with coffee.

See you in-person at TechRochester's Office at 180 Linden Oaks, Rochester, NY on October 15th.

Register Now: https://techrochester.org/event-list/#!event/2021/10/15/coffee-chats-with-techrochester

2021 Technology Woman of the Year Awards Ceremony

Monroe Golf Club

TechRochester is excited to announce that registration for the 2021 Technology Woman of the Year is OPEN NOW!

Do you know a woman in an IT role that deserves to be recognized for her contributions and commitment to growing women in tech? Nominate her for the TechRochester Technology Woman of the Year Awards.

These awards are designed to recognize, celebrate, and make visible the achievements of women in high technology fields. Through these awards, women who work in these professions are encouraged to stay in the Greater Rochester area, mentor young women, and contribute to the economic growth of the region.

Save the date and join us for TechRochester's Technology Woman of the Year Awards on October 27, 2021 at 7:30 AM at Monroe Golf Club.

Register Now: https://techrochester.org/event-calendar/#!event/2021/9/22/2021-technology-woman-of-the-year-awards-ceremony

Coffee Chats with TechRochester

Tech Rochester

Join TechRochester on Friday, November 12, 2021 at 8:00 AM for an in-person Coffee Chat. Start your day networking and the best way - with coffee.

See you in-person at TechRochester's Office at 180 Linden Oaks, Rochester, NY on November 12th.

Register Now: https://techrochester.org/event-list/#!event/2021/11/5/techrochester-coffee-chats

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