Lunch & Learn Roundtable Discussion:
Information Assurance and Cyber Security - The Security Risk Management Challenge
Wednesday, August 14, 2013
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM Pacific Time
South Lake Union
401 Terry Ave. N., Suite 103
Seattle, Washington 98109
Lunch will be provided
Join Northeastern University - Seattle for our upcoming Lunch & Learn Roundtable Discussion, Information Assurance and Cyber Security - The Security Risk Management Challenge. Topics will include:
- What is Information Assurance?
- Information Assurance Metrics
- Compliance vs. Risk Management
- Threats and Vulnerabilities of Critical Information Systems
- Security Risk Management Countermeasures: Management, Operational, Technical
- Organizational Preparedness - The Role of the CSO/CISO
- How Northeastern Prepares IA Professionals
The discussion will be led by Dr. Themis Papageorge, Associate Clinical Professor and Director of Northeastern University's Graduate Information Assurance Program.
Dr. Themis Papageorge became the Director of the Master of Science in Information Assurance Program in 2009. His prior 25 years of corporate experience in technology, planning and process, and system redesign includes a decade of executive management positions with information assurance companies. Most recently, he was vice president of Services at Guardium, a leader in real-time database security, auditing, and monitoring. Prior to that, he was vice president of Services at Courion, a leader in identity access management, authentication, and security. Dr. Papageorge has also held management positions at Digital Equipment Corporation. He received his PhD in risk management and engineering economics from the MIT Sloan School of Management, an MS in naval architecture and marine engineering from MIT, and a BS in naval architecture and marine engineering from National Technical University of Athens, Greece.
Food will be provided; street and lot parking are available.