Press Release: January 2, 2018
Contact: Kevin Leahy. Executive Director CEDR & Clatsop Community College Small Business Development Center
Direct 503-338-2342
Email: kleahy@clatsopcc.edu

BUSINESS CYBER SECURITY WORKSHOP
TUESDAY, JANUARY 9TH

The Clatsop Community College Small Business Development Center will be hosting two very important Cyber Security Workshops on Tuesday, January 9th in Seaside (8:30-10:30 am), and Astoria (5:30-7:30 pm). This subject has risen to the top of business concerns, and the CCC SBDC is pleased to bring experts to our region to meet with the business community.

Skip Newberry, President, and CEO of the Technology Association of Oregon (techoregon.org) will moderate a discussion with Lewis Howell, founder, and CEO of Hueya, Inc., a company that helps empower people to proactively take control of their online security and secure their digital world; enjoying social media and the Internet, but to do so in a way that minimizes risk and unwanted exposure.

Also on the panel is Leslie Golden, who has worked in technology for nearly 20 years, spanning the public and private sectors as a CIO and CISO. Her specialization in information security and compliance drives her interest in helping organizations align their business strategy with the adoption of security best practices.

The moderated discussion among the panelists will include common elements of a cybersecurity plan, and will be interactive with the audience.

If you are a business owner or work in facilities, HR, IT or are an office manager, you should attend the event to learn about:

  • The latest threats and vulnerabilities targeting small businesses
  • Strategies for mitigating risks
  • Remedial measures
  • Free resources available to small businesses
  • Initiatives underway in Oregon to develop a more cyber-aware workforce and help small businesses safeguard against cyber threats.

Seaside Workshop will be held at the Clatsop Community College South County Center at 1455 N. Roosevelt Drive in Seaside, from 8:30-10:30 am.

Astoria Workshop will be held at the Lexington Campus at 1651 Lexington Ave. in Towler Hall, Room 310, from 5:30-7:30 PM.

The cost is $20.00.

 To register, go to bizcenter.org/centers/Clatsop-sbdc/our-classes

Or Email sbdc@clatsopcc.edu . Phone- 503-338-2402.

 

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