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Sep
20
Thu
Women in Technology Summit – Boston @ MICROSOFT NERD CENTER
Sep 20 all-day

Join WITI in Boston this September

The WITI Inaugural Summit Series empowers women in technology by bringing a full day of inspiration and education to your city. Join us for our inaugural event in Boston to experience a unique combination of keynote presentations, panel discussions, interactive workshops, and the opportunity to network and create lasting connections with other men and women working on both the business and technical sides of technology. Our mission is to support women currently working in technology and to create the path for those who come after us.

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WITI Summit Series, September 20, Boston

The inaugural event of the WITI Summit Series empowers women in technology by bringing a full day of inspiration to Boston. It will feature a unique combination of keynote presentations, panel discussions, interactive workshops and networking opportunities.  Receive a $50 discount off the fee (just $149 with the discount) by using the code witipartnerwhen prompted.  See for yourself!  https://www.witi.com/conferences/2018/boston/

Nov
7
Wed
IANS 2018 Boston Information Security Forum @ Boston Convention & Exhibition Center
Nov 7 – Nov 8 all-day

 

IANS 2018 Boston Information Security Forum delivers an immersive curriculum with over 30+ sessions led by esteemed IANS Faculty, global information security thought leaders and solution providers.

Attend the two-day Forum to gain actionable technical solutions and leadership insights focused on current and emerging challenges facing enterprise security leaders.

Network with peers to benchmark your information security practices and engage with IANS Faculty during interactive sessionsaddressing the following topics:

 

Purple Team Exercises

  • Define, set goals and identify the value of Purple Team exercises.
  • Determine actionable steps to take to mobilize Purple Team efforts.
  • Use Red Team findings to upskill and better position the Blue Team.

Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning

  • Sift through what’s hype and what’s real.
  • Detail case studies showing how AI/ML is working in the enterprise today.
  • Identify which skills the team needs to use AI/ML to its advantage

Cloud Security

  • Establish effective reference architectures in cloud infrastructure and use existing federated identities in these environments.
  • Define and understand the phases of maturation for cloud migration.
  • Determine which data types to push to the cloud and how to protect this data.

Vulnerability Management

  • Create efficiencies to move beyond just patching the Critical and High-risk vulnerabilities.
  • Assess how often compensating controls need to be reviewed when systems are not patched due to concerns over impeding functionality.

Privileged Access Management

  • Link privileged access management to change management
  • Understand what is happening with the use of these credentials
  • Identify the appropriate tools to use for privileged access management
  • Handle insider threats related to privilege abuse/misuse

Stay tuned for program updates!

Who Should Attend

IANS Forum content is designed for senior-level information security executives across all industries. Attendees include CISOs, CIOs, VPs and Managing Directors of Information Security, Senior Information Security Architects, and Senior Information Security Engineers.

**CPE credits will be awarded for attending the event.