In today's environment, you no longer need to just worry about staying ahead of your competition; you also need to stay ahead of hackers, viruses, and other cybersecurity threats. Your network infrastructure is the main fortress protecting your company's data and customers' personal information from being released to the world. Do you have the right measures in place to keep your data safe and secure?
Join us for BIG University 2018, where business owners and IT professionals alike will learn about the latest cybersecurity threats facing local businesses – and what can be done about them.
Gain practical insights and advice on improving your IT security and protect your company from a costly data breach. Learn from leading manufacturers on how your network can stay ahead of the latest cybersecurity threats. Enjoy hearing from Frank Abagnale, whose transformation from one of the world’s most notorious con men to an international cybersecurity expert trusted by the FBI has been featured in film and literature.Register for this Free Conference Today
Frank Abagnale is one of the world's most respected authorities on forgery, embezzlement, and secure documents. For over 40 years he has worked with, advised, and consulted with hundreds of financial institutions, corporations and government agencies around the world. Mr. Abagnale's rare blend of knowledge and expertise began more than 50 years ago when he was known as one of the world's most famous con men. His riveting story provided the inspiration for Steven Spielberg's 2002 film, Catch Me If You Can, starring Leonardo DiCaprio as Abagnale and Tom Hanks as the FBI agent fast on his heels.
"I chose to immortalize him on film because of what he's done for the country for more than 30 years." - Steven Spielberg
Mr. Abagnale has been associated with the FBI for over 40 years. He lectures extensively at the FBI Academy and for the field offices of the Federal Bureau of Investigation. He is a faculty member at the National Advocacy Center (NAC) which is operated by the Department of Justice, Executive Office for United States Attorneys. More than 14,000 financial institutions, corporations and law enforcement agencies use his fraud prevention programs. In 1998, he was selected as a distinguished member of "Pinnacle 400" by CNN Financial News - a select group of 400 people chosen on the basis of great accomplishment and success in their fields. In 2004 Mr. Abagnale was selected as the spokesperson for the National Association of Insurance Commissioners (NAIC) and the National Cyber Security Alliance (NCSA). He has also written numerous articles and books including The Art of the Steal, The Real U guide to identity Theft and Stealing Your Life.More
Renowned Cybersecurity and Fraud Prevention Expert, Bestselling Author & Subject of Catch Me If You Can
BIG University 2018 will feature 4 distinct learning tracks to choose from. Whether you are an owner/principal, IT manager, or in the construction industry, there is a track dedicated to help you learn and grow.
See the track and session list below, and select the desired learning track when you register. Tracks are reserved first come, first served and will fill up fast. .
Legal Tech Talk for Your 21st Century Business | Don Geiter, Scott Landis, and Joe Falcon (Barley Snyder)
Join us for a pre-conference session on emerging legal issues as they relate to cybersecurity and intellectual property. The session includes a fast-paced overview of the hot topics, and will leave plenty of time to respond to your specific legal questions.
Learn the most effective methods for securing your organization from cybercrime. You will discuss recent attacks and how the organizations could have better protected themselves.
Learn about the current security landscape and what businesses like yours need to be aware of across all threat vectors.
In this track, you’ll learn about the ever growing demand for connectivity - even in rural communities - and the proper way to deliver in a secure environment.
A track dedicated to the challenges and opportunities facing the architecture, engineering, and construction trades, featuring sessions on Viewpoint construction management software.