|HOUSTON – The State of Cybersecurity will feature a panel discussion with the members of the Greater Houston Partnership’s Cybersecurity Task Force comprised of leading experts across multiple industries. Panelists include: Phil Beckett, PhD, Chief Technology Officer, Greater Houston Healthconnect; Bart W. Huffman, Partner, Locke Lord LLP, Austin; Jason Ritchie, Operations Officer, Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas, Houston Branch; and Adnan Amjad, Partner, Deloitte. The panel will be moderated by Umesh Verma, Task Force Chairman and CEO of Blue Lance.|
The Task Force has identified a critical need for improving basic awareness, protection and infrastructure, particularly for small to medium-sized businesses. The event is designed to provide businesses of all sizes with insights into general cybersecurity strategies along with sector-specific tactics. Geared towards the C-suite, business owners, and information technology professionals, this event will provide clear and concise steps on how to safeguard your information and quickly recover if compromised.
Umesh Verma, CEO, Blue Lance
Phil Beckett, PhD, Chief Technology Officer, Greater Houston Healthconnect
Bart W. Huffman, Partner, Locke Lord LLP, Austin
Jason Ritchie, Operations Officer, Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas, Houston Branch
Adnan Amjad, Partner, Deloitte.
GHP’s State of Cybersecurity
Friday, November 1, 2013
11:00 – 1:30 p.m.
Doubletree by Hilton Houston Downtown
400 Dallas Street
Houston, TX 77002
Complimentary admission is limited to working media. To confirm your attendance, please RSVP to Ashley White at firstname.lastname@example.org or 713-844-3640.
Greater Houston Partnership is Houston’s leading business organization dedicated to making Houston a great place to live, work and build a business. It represents 10 counties: Austin, Brazoria, Chambers, Fort Bend, Galveston, Harris, Liberty, Montgomery, San Jacinto and Waller. With more than 2,100 Member organizations, GHP represents approximately one-fifth of the region’s work force. Visit GHP at houston.org.