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Furthering Cybersecurity Within the State and Local Government Using Digital Modernization

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November 10, 2021, 1:30-2:30 PM ET 

1 CPE Credit Available for this Event*** 

Panel: Furthering Cybersecurity Within the State and Local Government Using Digital Modernization

In today’s environment state and local governments and higher education institutions have an urgent focus on cybersecurity, digital modernization, and delivering services online to the citizens and communities they serve. Cybersecurity is consistently ranked as a primary concern for state and local governments. This panel will examine the current challenges, recent successes and lessons learned within the state and local cybersecurity space.

Hear subject matter experts dive into how they took innovative steps to reevaluate their agencies’ technology needs and strengthened their agencies’ use of data. Learn how these State and Local Government leaders have had to adapt their cybersecurity strategy to today’s changing environments. In what ways has Digital Modernization helped further the strength of Cybersecurity in the SLED environment? What strategies do these topic experts recommend to use when using Digital Modernization to further Cybersecurity within the SLED environment?

Teresa Stillwell

Teresa Stillwell

Chief Information Officer, Florida Department of Veterans' Affairs

Jayson Cavendish

Jayson Cavendish

Deputy Chief Security Officer, State of Michigan Department of Technology, Management and Budget

Andy Brush

Andy Brush

Cyber Security Partnerships, State of Michigan Department of Technology, Management and Budget

Christopher Simmons

Christopher Simmons

Director of Cyberinfrastructure Researcher Support, University of Texas at Dallas

Angelo "Tony" Riddick

Angelo "Tony" Riddick

Chief Information Officer, Office of Information Technology Services, State of New York

Ray Yepes

Ray Yepes

Chief Information Security Officer, Texas Department of Family and Protective Services, State of Texas

Joel Krooswyk

Joel Krooswyk

Senior Manager of Solutions Architecture, GitLab

Moderator: Tom Suder

Moderator: Tom Suder

Founder/CEO, ATARC

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*** ATARC is registered with the National Association of State Boards of Accountancy (NASBA) as a sponsor of continuing professional education on the National Registry of CPE Sponsors. State boards of accountancy have final authority on the acceptance of individual courses for CPE credit. Complaints regarding registered sponsors may be submitted to the National Registry of CPE Sponsors through its website: www.nasbaregistry.org. Program Level: Overview, no prerequisites required. Advance preparation: none. Delivery Method: Group Internet Based. Field of Study: Information Technology. Registration #140762. In accordance with the standards of the National Registry of CPE Sponsors, CPE credits have been granted based on a 50-minute hour. Refund, cancellation and complaint resolution policy.