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Global Cyber Security: Protecting Your Assets

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Tue, Mar. 13
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
Lunch will be served
Fluno Center
601 University Ave.
Madison, WI 53715
From global thought leaders at Davos to individual IT managers in Midwestern companies, cyber security threats weigh heavy on our minds.
And, changing regulations, particularly the EU’s Global Data Protection Regulations, will most definitely have an impact your business.
What you’ll learn at this session:
  • 5 key tips for creating a more secure cyber environment
  • Considerations for protecting your systems when you or your team are traveling abroad
  • Impact on your business of the EU’s GDPR (going into effect May 2018)
  • Cyber security Trends and concerns for 2018
  • What to do if a cyberattack hits your company
  • Options for not just mitigating the risk but minimizing impact should your system be compromised
Join the Madison International Trade Association and cyber security thought leaders for this unique session. Learn what you need to do to be both Proactive and Protected.
Speakers for this innovative session include:
Zach Raizen, Manager of Security, Privacy, and Risk at the Chicago office of RSM US LLP, and audit, tax and consulting firm, focused on the middle market in the United States and a member of the global accounting network RSM International. With over 9,000 employees across 86 cities nationwide, RSM US is the 5th largest accounting firm in the United States. providing audit, tax, and consulting services.
Derek Laczniak, Director of Cyber Practice, M3 Insurance, specializes in property and casualty. His primary role is to assist his clients in the design, implementation, and management of their risk management programs. Derek has a strong focus on traditional manufacturing, hi-tech manufacturing, and technology companies, and his particular areas of expertise include technology risks, manufacturing & distribution risks, product liability and cyber liability. He also works with clients to ensure that their coverage continues to meet their changing needs. In addition to managing and growing his book of business, Derek also serves as the Director of Cyber Practice. As such, he serves as a subject matter expert, strategist, and thought leader in this area, and is responsible for sharing information on trends and issues that specifically impact this practice.
11:30 AM – 12:00 PM –Registration and Networking 
12:00 PM – 12:30 AM - Lunch and Opening Remarks 
12:30 PM – 1:30 PM - Presentations
1:30 PM - 2:00 PM   -  Q & A Session and Closing Remarks
Cost:  Early Bird rate applies until March 6- $35 Members / $50 for Non-Members
Regular rate - $45 for Members, $60 for Non-Members thereafter
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