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The Information Systems Security Association (ISSA)® is a not-for-profit, international organization of information security professionals and practitioners. Through its membership, ISSA -Kansas City helps security professionals in the Kansas City area learn of information security issues and trends, which promote education, collaboration, and leadership, and further the information security profession.

August 2017 Chapter Meeting

Posted by Administrator Tuesday, August 8, 2017

On August 24, 2017 the ISSA-KC Chapter members, and other security professionals will hold a meeting at Hereford House in Leawood to network and attend the monthly chapter meeting, with presentation topic.

Speaker:  David A. Nelson, Jr., CISSP

Bio:  Dave is a Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP) with 20 years of experience and a Fellow with the Information Systems Security Association (ISSA). He has lead technology organizations in both the public and private sector. Prior to founding Integrity, he most recently was the Chief Information Security Officer for a leading health informatics company. He also managed an information security group for a top 5 U.S. banking organization, was the CIO for a higher education institution and served as the information security officer for one of the largest municipal governments on the east coast.

Dave received his Bachelor of Science degree with a major in Computer Information Systems from Excelsior College. He has also taught and developed information technology curriculum at the post-secondary level. Dave is a published author and speaker at national conferences. He lives in the Des Moines, IA area with his wife and 4 children.

Topic: Using the Federal Financial Institutions Examination Council (FFIEC) Cybersecurity Assessment Tool: A Guide for Financial Institutions

Topic Summary: As the cybersecurity threat to financial institutions continues to grow, the FFIEC has released the Cybersecurity Assessment Tool to help institutions understand and rate their risk levels.  This session will cover the basics of the tool, who should use it and how it can help institutions address cyber risk.  We’ll also discuss what the tool will not do and what institutions need to do to fill in the gaps.

Location: Hereford House, Town Center Plaza, 5001 Town Center Drive, Leawood, KS. 66211

Agenda:
11:30 AM - 12:00 PM Greeting and Registration
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM - Meeting & Presentation
1:00 PM - 1:30 PM - Questions, Answers & Networking

Menu:
Lunch : Choice of one: Beef, Chicken, or Salmon,
Salad, Potato, Vegetable, Drink

*Vegetarian option available, please note at registration at Herford House
* *Menu subject to change. **

Price:
$20.00 for ISSA Members,
$30.00 for Guests/Non-Members
Maximum Reservation: 35
Credit(s): 1 CPE credit

We look forward to seeing you at the event. If you have any questions about the event or how to register, please email our RSVP email, or contact the venue for directions.

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