Local chapter events are key to creating a community of like-minded professionals and sharing knowledge with your peers. Throughout the year, this chapter hosts regular monthly chapter dinner meetings, an annual conference in the spring and other training opportunities and social events throughout the year.
Please check back often for updates on upcoming events designed just for you. If you have suggestions for an event, please use the Contact form on the About Our Chapter page to send your comments to chapter leadership.
Upcoming Chapter Events:
Information Technology Summer Mixer
Our Information Technology Summer Mixer will be held on Tuesday August 6, 2013 from 5:30pm-8:30pm at Sullivan's Steakhouse. This event is open to only IT Professionals in the Baton Rouge and surrounding areas. This is an excellent opportunity for recruiting top notch talent, networking, brand awareness and more. We will be serving hors d'oeuvres, soft drinks, and will offer a cash bar. Please contact us if you have any questions on the event!
May 2013 Chapter Meeting
Our May Chapter meeting is fast approaching! The topic for this month will by Cyber Security Crimes, led by Special Agents Corrie Harris and Tracie Smith with the FBI. Please sign up using the Event Brite link listed below. Details on the event and Special Agents Harris and Smith’s bios follow:
Date: May 29, 2013
Time: Registration: 11:30am
Presentation 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Place: Ralph and Kacoo's - 6110 Bluebonnet Blvd, Baton Rouge, LA
Topic: Cyber Security Crimes
Special Agent (SA) Corey Harris entered onto duty with the FBI in 2003. SA Harris was assigned to the Charlotte Divison where he was responsible for investgating cases involving crimes against children and compter intrusions matters. In 2009, SA Harris transferred to the FBI New York Office and worked on a computer intrusion squad that targeted subjects who breached U.S. financial institues. Currently, SA Harris serves as the criminal cyber intrusion investigator for the FBI New Orleans Division.
Prior to the FBI, SA Harris worked as a system and integration test engineer in the telecommunication sector for 12 years.
Special Agent (SA) Tracie Smith was assigned to the New Orleans Field Division in July 2011 after graduating from the FBI Academy. She has primarily investigated national security cyber investigations, but has also worked a variety of cyber violations including crimes against children and Internet fraud. Prior to the FBI, SA Smith was a Computer Forensic Examiner for the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA).
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