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Data Security Tech Talk [Sponsored by Walmart e-Commerce]

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Capital Factory + The DEC

3102 Oak Lawn Ave The Centrum Building · Dallas, tx

How to find us

Floor 1 in the Centrum. Parking garage and parking available on street.

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We're teaming up with Walmart e-Commerce to have a talk all about data, keeping it secure and what trends will have the most impact.

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6:30-7:15 networking and drinks - take a photo with the Tech in Motion backdrop at the S9 Photo Booth!

7:15-8:00 Data Security Tech Talk

8:00-8:30 Networking & follow up conversations

Alex Levy | Director, Information Security at Walmart
Brenda Boehm | Principal at Smart Life Services (Moderator)
Dheeraj Gupta | Cloud Strategy Consultant at Deloitte
Jon West | VP, Blockchain Engineering at Thomson Reuters

Potential Conversation Topics:
-As everything is going digital, moving to the cloud, what does this mean for data security?
-What emerging technologies (AI, IoT, Cloud, Facial ID, blockchain, machine learning) will impact how we handle security?
-How concerned should we be about our data being hacked, and threat detection inside the cloud and for the internet of things (IoT)?
-What can we use to tighten up security liabilities?
-What’s the role of compliance in a time of fake news and accidental information drips?

RSVP now for the opportunity to chat with founders, investors, designers, and developers from the DFW startup and tech community, because the opportunities to meet, educate and inspire will be all around us.

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Walmart e-Commerce
Want to be at the forefront of changing how people shop? The Walmart eCommerce team is rapidly innovating to evolve and define the future state of shopping. As the world’s largest retailer, we are on a mission to help people save money and live better. With the help of some of the brightest minds in technology, merchandising, marketing, supply chain, talent and more, we are reimagining the intersection of digital and physical shopping to help achieve that mission. Drive change. Make impact. Join us on our mission.


Capital Factory is the center of gravity for entrepreneurs in Texas, the number one startup state in the U.S. Last year more than 100,000 entrepreneurs, programmers and designers gathered day and night, in-person and online for meetups, classes and coworking. We meet the best entrepreneurs in Texas and introduce them to their first investors, employees, mentors and customers. According to Pitchbook, Capital Factory has been the most active investor in Texas since 2013.

The DEC: Founded in 2013, The Dallas Entrepreneur Center (The DEC) is a 501c3 non-profit organization created to help entrepreneurs start, build, and grow companies, and to ensure that Dallas is recognized as a leading city for entrepreneurship throughout the country.

Tech in Motion: Meet, Learn, Innovate. What started as a collaborative project between IT recruiting firms Jobspring Partners and Workbridge Associates in 2011, grew into an organization of 100K+ members across 11 chapters in North America. Please visit ( for more information about our notable speakers, sponsors and events.

Workbridge Associates: a professional recruitment and placement agency with operations in Boston, New York, Philadelphia, Washington, Chicago, Dallas, San Francisco, Silicon Valley, Los Angeles, Orange County, Toronto and now Dallas. They specialize in technology hiring for both permanent and contract positions, and are focused on bringing the technology community to the next level. Meeting every candidate, creating Tech in Motion and having a physical presence where they recruit sets them apart. Contact them here to fill a role or find a new one: