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A Proactive Strategy for Public Sector Cybersecurity

Municipal Training CT Society of CPAs

Tuesday, September 10, 2019

A Proactive Strategy for Public Sector Cybersecurity

Sheraton Hartford South Hotel
100 Capital Blvd.
Rocky Hill, CT 06067

9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Registration begins at 8:30 a.m.

PROGRAM OVERVIEW back to top

A strong cyber security strategy and plan should align to the vision, objectives and innovation tolerance of public sector and K-12 education stakeholders. If implemented effectively, it can secure user data, enhance the user experience, improve operations, control costs, comply with regulations, and bolster public confidence in your town or school.

LEARNING OBJECTIVES back to top

Planning and Process

  • Identifying key stakeholders across all departments and bringing them to the table
  • Who is responsible for cybersecurity? Alternatives to a Chief Information Security Officer (CISO), unless you have one
  • The importance of a comprehensive inventory and assessment of existing technologies, business systems, infrastructure core applications and systems, telecommunications, network and remote network access, network protocol and data securtiy
  • What does a malware or ransomware attack really cost?

Prevention is the objective

  • Snooping on the snoopers
  • Using automation and AI to connect isolated data
  • Justifying the expense of Next Generation Security
  • Next Gen security platform deep dive (technical)

WHO SHOULD ATTEND back to top

  • First Selectmen, Mayors, Town/City Managers
  • Personnel responsible for classified information
  • IT Directors and personnel
  • Town Attorneys
  • Finance Directors
  • Boards of Finance
  • Department Heads
  • Risk Managers

CCM PRESENTERS back to top

Jeff Ziplow
blumshapiro

Dale Bruckhart
Digital Back Office

COST back to top

  • FREE to CCM-Members (see registration info below)

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FINE PRINT back to top

UPDATES & CHANGES: Last minute changes and updates, weather postponements, cancellations, etc. will be posted on this page

CANCELLATION POLICY: We understand your schedule may change. Please let us know if you have registered and can no longer attend.

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CCMO back to top

Become a Certified Connecticut Municipal Official (CCMO) today! This workshop is good for 3 credit hours of Organizational Development that can be used towards completing you certification. For more information such as details on requirements and how to get started, please visit www.ccm-ct.org/ccmo.