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a west coast collaborative event with Seattle HDI local chapter

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Work From Home Biggest Cyber Threats

Speaker: Boris Goncharov

Technical service teams and non-IT employees are working virtually instead of in the office. What steps are you taking to avoid critical cyber threats?

• What are specific cyber threats for home-based workers?

• Are risks of cyber threats higher for IT support teams?

• How to best prevent cyber threats in a virtual world?

Innovating in ITSM: A Super Geeks Perspective on Continual Process Improvement

Speaker: Tony North


This interactive event will be conducted via Zoom and all participants will be able to interact via video from a laptop, desktop, tablet or smartphone.

— Networking & Introductions
— Work From Home Biggest Cyber Threats
— Collaborative Activity
— Innovating in ITSM: A Super Geeks Perspective on Continual Process Improvement
— Meeting Close

This event is free for everyone, but our work is funded by our members. Not a member yet?  Join here.

Boris Goncharov is an information security enthusiast and visionary with over 15 years of operations and information security experience. He is the Chief Cybersecurity Strategist at AMATAS. His work is focused on envisioning the future of security and defining corporate protection strategies and tactics.

Prior to his role at AMATAS, Boris was Chair of Cybersecurity Center of Excellence (CSeCoE) at G4S Europe. He is a regular speaker at leading security events, such as InfoSec Europe, Gartner Security & Risk Management Summit, WEBIT Festival, IDC Security Roadshow and others. Boris currently maintains top-level industry certifications, including CIPP/E, CISSP, ISSMP, CCISO, CCSP, CEH, TOGAF, CHFI, ITIL, Prince2.

Tony North is an IT, ITSM, CyberSecurity, HR, Diversity and Customer Support expert. Through these areas Tony has provided professional services through consulting & implementations, conference host (emcee), speaking at IT and HR events, and training and supporting customers. Tony helps clients adopt (cloud) technology and improve management operations while increasing revenue in retention or additional services. He is known for being a trusted and candid adviser who is always looking to streamline processes and improve efficiency.

As a great start to technology while in the United States Marine Corp, Tony became the first PC Software Trainer at SAFECO Insurance Home Office, at the time one of the largest companies in Seattle. Since then he provided over 150 software implementations for HEAT by iVanti, Magic Solutions by McAfee, HROffice by Ascentis, and SumTotal Learning & Talent Management by Skillsoft. Two of these years Tony lived in England while spending 11 years traveling internationally providing services to global clients in 26 Countries and 42 United States.

24 Sep 2020
11:00am - 1:30pm PDT

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