If you’ve been following the ransomware stories or are at all concerned about cybersecurity, then we’ve got a cool event for you. The Technology Association of Oregon and the Oregon Bioscience Association are hosting a timely talk next Monday on cyber security and its application to digital healthcare, biotech, and medical devices.

From the event info:

Join CEOs, IT, risk and business continuity management leaders and cyber security experts as they explore strategies and practical solutions to help you guide your organization to a more secure future.

The speakers are:

Dwayne Melancon is VP of Product for iovation, Inc.
Lewis Howell, CEO of Hueya
Mark Stacey, is an advisory consultant with RSA’s Incident Response team

Kerri Fry, Redhawk Network Security will be asking questions of our distinguished panel on topics such as:
  • Defining a proactive plan for business resilience
  • Managing risk as more business processes and systems become digital: elements of a risk management and compliance program
  • Identifying risk in a world of connected devices (Internet-of-Things)
  • Establishing a culture where security and compliance are core values
  • Developing a cyber-aware workforce to leverage your first line of defense
  • Striking a balance between security and the customer experience in the context of digital health records and apps

Kelly Kearsley

Kelly Kearsley, the co-founder of StartupBend.com, is passionate about startups, entrepreneurship and Bend. In addition to writing this blog, she creates content and manages content projects for global financial companies, tech firms and startups. She began her career as a newspaper journalist and later worked as a freelance writer. Her work has appeared in WSJ.com, Money Magazine, CNNMoney, MSNBC and Runner's World. See her work at kellykearsley.contently.com or kellykearsley.com.

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