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Welcome and Opening Remarks
- Adam Friscia, Central Region Membership Executive, PA Chamber
Opening Keynote: How Our Company Navigated a Ransomware Attack – Forensics behind Recovery
-Robert Scaer, Chairman and CEO, Gannett Fleming, Inc.
-Kevin Switala, Chief Technology Officer, Gannett Fleming, Inc.
While IT and HR professionals navigated unprecedented work-place challenges associated with the COVID-19 pandemic, ransomware attacks and data breaches surged to the highest levels in history.
Gannett Fleming, Inc., a global leader on infrastructure solutions with planning, design, technology and construction expertise and a cutting-edge approach to IT security, experienced a ransomware attack that temporarily compromised their computer systems in 2020. The company successfully rebuilt their network and recovered their data. Gannett Fleming’s CEO and CTO, will detail how they managed the attack from their respective capacities, including:
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Technical Approaches to Uncovering and Remediating Malicious Activity
-Clifford Shier, Managing Principal and Cyber Risk Strategist, Unisys
Coupled with preventing ransomware attacks, IT professionals must be diligent about their approach to uncovering the potential for malicious activity, and understand how to remediate this. The speaker will discuss:
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Training Your Workforce to Mitigate IT Vulnerabilities
- David Steele, Partner, Intrada Technologies
With cybercrime claims on the rise and more than two-thirds of employees working remotely, it is critical that companies implement and/or update their IT security policies to protect company data in conjunction with comprehensive employee education and training. The speaker will discuss: