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4/24/2019 2:29 PM

by Jay Badar

Upcoming Events & CPE Opportunities

Date

Time

Place

Topic

05.02.2019

9:00 AM – 5:00 PM

Charlotte Convention Center
501 S College Street
East Wing
Charlotte, NC 28202

 

2019 Charlotte-Metro ISSA Summit

Information / Register HERE

This day-long event is designed to provide a forum in which industry leaders, policy makers, and regional peers can share information regarding emerging technologies, trends, and best practices within Information Security and related fields. The Conference features a full day of talks and presentations as well as educational opportunities with hands-on workshops, demonstrations of new technology, peer networking, and the opportunity to exchange the latest security information, strategies and techniques. A number of nationally acclaimed information security experts and media personalities are slated to deliver keynote addresses in addition to an array of technical presentations in areas such as: Audit / Compliance, Vulnerability / Risk Management, OS Security, Identity and Access management, Hands-on Attacks, Forensics / Incident Response, and Future Challenges.

**Email allen.donatelli@wellsfargo.com or Deborah.L.Troxell@wellsfargo.com for discount information**

06.04.2019 & 06.05.2019

7:30 AM – 5:00 PM

Foundation for the Carolinas

Hearst Tower – Uptown Charlotte

220 N. Tryon Street

Charlotte, NC 28202

 

Auditing Cybersecurity.


INFORMATION/REGISTRATION HERE

Annual Meeting / CSX Training / CPE Event

  • Chapter Board Elections
  • CSX Cybersecurity Training
  • Dress for Success Clothes Drive

Donate your gently used, nearly-new professional attire and help lift women up and out of poverty and on to a path of self-sufficiency. Need(s):

  • Suits, separates and professional attire in season, in style, on hangers and clean. Some women will come in the day of their interview, so everything must be ready to wear right out the door
  • New and next to new shoes and purses
  • Accessories, including scarves and jewelry –please put jewelry in clear, ziplock type bags to avoid breakage and tangling

08.13.2019

All Day

TBD

SheLeadsTech Initiative

AGENDA

 

7:30 – 8:00 a.m.    Breakfast and Networking

 

8:00 – 8:05 a.m.  Welcome and Introduction
   Donna Sullivan, Vice-President, ISACA-Charlotte

 

8:05 – 9:00 a.m. Morning Keynote – Leadership Thinking for the 21st Century
   Paula Guilfoyle, President & Founder, Claim Leadership, Inc.

 

9:00 – 9:20 a.m. SheLeadsTech Initiative – “Creating Awareness”
   Deborah Troxell, President, ISACA-Charlotte

 

9:20 – 9:45 a.m. Computer Science for Her
Sharon Jones, Ed.D, Founder & CEO thedot. Consulting/ Dottie Rose Foundation/Lady Tech Charmers Podcast

 

9:45 – 10:10 a.m.  TBD
   Terry Cox, Executive Director, TechWorks

 

10:10 – 10:35 a.m.  From Geeky Girl to She Leads IT Audits
Dottie Katherine Unger, IT Senior Audit Manager, Wells Fargo Audit Services   

 

10:35 – 11:25 a.m. Closing Keynote – “SheLeadsTech”
   Jane Smith Patterson, Broadband Catalyst

 

11:25 a.m. – Noon “Where Do We Go From Here?”
     Panel Discussion

12:00 p.m.   Lunch-to-Go

 

09.10.2019

7:30 AM – 5:00 PM

Hilton Charlotte University Hotel

8629 JM Keynes Drive

Charlotte, NC 28262

 

Q3 Charlotte ISACA Chapter CPE Event

 

Topic: Diversity in Technology

 

10.07.2019

9:00 AM – 5:00 PM

TBD – Check Registration Site for Details / Updates

Free Workshop!

Third Party Management by Design Workshop

by Lockpath Events

 

10.15.2019

8:00 AM – 4:30 PM

Harris Conference Center

3216 Harris Campus Drive

Charlotte, NC 28208

 

Joint CPE event – IIA and ISACA to discuss current topics in internal audit

This year’s IIA/ISACA joint CPE event will be held at: Hilton Charlotte Executive Park, 5624 Westpark Drive , Charlotte, North Carolina, 28217

It will be from 8:00AM – 5:00PM

 

Agenda:

1.  New and Emerging Cyber Threats – Applied Data Science (Jason Smith from Internetwork Engineering – 60 minutes)

Learning Objectives:

Current cyber threat trends: learn about the increasing and decreasing threat trends and the impact on organizations

The decreasing cost of targeted cyber-attacks and sophistication

Using analytics and modeling to improve attack outcomes

Case Study: The Accidental Perfect Storm – when threat actors and malicious operatives unintentionally collaborate

2.       Automation & Data 2.0 (Jason Nark and Angela Mahan from Bank of America -60 minutes)

Learning Objectives:

Understand integrated business process testing with data quality and analytics techniques

Discuss a shift from cycle driven work to continuous testing, and tools to drive efficiencies

Explore developments over the past years including lessons learned

Discuss overall operating model for building continuous tests to drive quicker development cycles and reduced costs

3.       How to Perform an Integrated Audit (Mitch Levine from Audit Serve - 4 hours)

Learning Objectives:

Understanding Business Process Rules

Mapping Business Rules to Controls

Conducting Business Process Walkthroughs

Data Input Controls

Data Extracts

IT Controls to be validated as part of the Integrated Audit

4.       Auditing Cyber Defense Technologies (Stephen Head from Experis Finance – 60 minutes)

Learning Objectives:

Obtain an understanding of this new generation of cyber defense tools and how they work, so attendees can immediately get up-to speed on how these tools are changing the security landscape within their organization.

Learn key success factors for deploying these tools that if ignored may lead to openings that can be exploited by attackers.

Receive practical tips for auditing these new tools based on personal experience in auditing these technologies.

5.       Identifying the Risks Associated with Disruptive Technologies (Eric Lovell from PwC – 60 minutes)

Learning Objectives:

Understand and apply key concepts such as the Technology Adoption Curve and the Innovation Lifecycle and how they influence the risks associated with emerging technologies

Understand and be able to leverage a model to identify emerging technology risks specific to their organizations

Understand how the risk associated with emerging technology change over time.

12.03.2019

7:30 AM – 5:00 PM

Great Wolf Lodge

10175 Weddington Road Extension

Concord, NC 28027

 

7th Annual Cybersecurity Conference

 

 

More details to come. Save the date!

Various

Various

Volunteer Opportunities

visit https://engage.isaca.org/volunteeropportunities


 

Upcoming Events & CPE Opportunities4/24/2019 2:29 PM

Upcoming Events & CPE Opportunities

Date

Time

Place

Topic

05.02.2019

9:00 AM – 5:00 PM

Charlotte Convention Center
501 S College Street
East Wing
Charlotte, NC 28202

 

2019 Charlotte-Metro ISSA Summit

Information / Register HERE

This day-long event is designed to provide a forum in which industry leaders, policy makers, and regional peers can share information regarding emerging technologies, trends, and best practices within Information Security and related fields. The Conference features a full day of talks and presentations as well as educational opportunities with hands-on workshops, demonstrations of new technology, peer networking, and the opportunity to exchange the latest security information, strategies and techniques. A number of nationally acclaimed information security experts and media personalities are slated to deliver keynote addresses in addition to an array of technical presentations in areas such as: Audit / Compliance, Vulnerability / Risk Management, OS Security, Identity and Access management, Hands-on Attacks, Forensics / Incident Response, and Future Challenges.

**Email allen.donatelli@wellsfargo.com or Deborah.L.Troxell@wellsfargo.com for discount information**

06.04.2019 & 06.05.2019

7:30 AM – 5:00 PM

Foundation for the Carolinas

Hearst Tower – Uptown Charlotte

220 N. Tryon Street

Charlotte, NC 28202

 

Auditing Cybersecurity.


INFORMATION/REGISTRATION HERE

Annual Meeting / CSX Training / CPE Event

  • Chapter Board Elections
  • CSX Cybersecurity Training
  • Dress for Success Clothes Drive

Donate your gently used, nearly-new professional attire and help lift women up and out of poverty and on to a path of self-sufficiency. Need(s):

  • Suits, separates and professional attire in season, in style, on hangers and clean. Some women will come in the day of their interview, so everything must be ready to wear right out the door
  • New and next to new shoes and purses
  • Accessories, including scarves and jewelry –please put jewelry in clear, ziplock type bags to avoid breakage and tangling

08.13.2019

All Day

TBD

SheLeadsTech Initiative

AGENDA
 
7:30 – 8:00 a.m.    Breakfast and Networking
 
8:00 – 8:05 a.m.  Welcome and Introduction
   Donna Sullivan, Vice-President, ISACA-Charlotte
 
8:05 – 9:00 a.m. Morning Keynote – Leadership Thinking for the 21st Century
   Paula Guilfoyle, President & Founder, Claim Leadership, Inc.
 
9:00 – 9:20 a.m. SheLeadsTech Initiative – “Creating Awareness”
   Deborah Troxell, President, ISACA-Charlotte
 
9:20 – 9:45 a.m. Computer Science for Her
Sharon Jones, Ed.D, Founder & CEO thedot. Consulting/ Dottie Rose Foundation/Lady Tech Charmers Podcast
 
9:45 – 10:10 a.m.  TBD
   Terry Cox, Executive Director, TechWorks
 
10:10 – 10:35 a.m.  From Geeky Girl to She Leads IT Audits
Dottie Katherine Unger, IT Senior Audit Manager, Wells Fargo Audit Services   
 
10:35 – 11:25 a.m. Closing Keynote – “SheLeadsTech”
   Jane Smith Patterson, Broadband Catalyst
 
11:25 a.m. – Noon “Where Do We Go From Here?”
     Panel Discussion
12:00 p.m.   Lunch-to-Go
 

09.10.2019

7:30 AM – 5:00 PM

Hilton Charlotte University Hotel

8629 JM Keynes Drive

Charlotte, NC 28262

 

Q3 Charlotte ISACA Chapter CPE Event

 

Topic: Diversity in Technology

 

More details to come. Save the date!

10.07.2019

9:00 AM – 5:00 PM

TBD – Check Registration Site for Details / Updates

Free Workshop!

Third Party Management by Design Workshop

by Lockpath Events

 

10.15.2019

8:00 AM – 4:30 PM

Harris Conference Center

3216 Harris Campus Drive

Charlotte, NC 28208

 

Joint CPE event – IIA and ISACA to discuss current topics in internal audit

  

More details to come. Save the date!

12.03.2019

7:30 AM – 5:00 PM

Great Wolf Lodge

10175 Weddington Road Extension

Concord, NC 28027

 

7th Annual Cybersecurity Conference

 

 

More details to come. Save the date!

Various

Various

Volunteer Opportunities

visit https://engage.isaca.org/volunteeropportunities