The Virtual Cyber Security Summit is in One Week

It’s not too late to register for the Virtual Cyber Security Summit on October 24, 2023, from 9:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. ET. This virtual event is designed to empower credit union employees with the essential knowledge and skills required to effectively identify, prevent, and respond to cybersecurity threats. Our goal is to foster a cyber-aware culture within credit unions, promoting active security measures and robust risk mitigation strategies to safeguard sensitive financial data and invaluable customer information.

Check out the Speakers Below:

Derek Laczniak, Director of Cyber Liability Property and Casualty

Derek Laczniak is an Account Executive and Director of Cyber Liability with M3 Insurance Solutions. M3, the 61st largest insurance agency in the United States, is headquartered out of Madison, Wisconsin. Over the last 50 years, they have grown their staff to over 260 insurance professionals, working out of five offices and across all practices of risk management. Derek is recognized as a leader in the field of Cyber Security Risk Management. He has been published both regionally and nationally on varying topics of cyber liability risk management numerous times in the last two years. In addition, Derek maintains a quarterly blog on cyber security for M3 Insurance as well as presenting on topics related to cyber security for private companies and national summits.

Jim Soenksen, Pivot Group

Jim Soenksen has over 20 years of experience in the information security, financial services, and technology industries. Jim, as a CPA (currently inactive), was also an internal auditor for a Fortune 100 company for seven years. Conveying the knowledge and conviction it takes to fight cybercrime, Jim offers a realistic view of today’s security, privacy, risk issues, and remedies for the business community. He blends business goals with technology, training, policies, and improved processes to provide the appropriate program and regulatory compliance for each individual company. Jim is a regular speaker and expert witness on Information Security, Cybersecurity, and Data Privacy.

Jeremy Burns, Director of Communications, League of Southeastern Credit Unions (LSCU)

Jeremy Burns is a communications leader with more than a decade of experience working for government, for-profit, and not-for-profit firms, most recently serving as public information officer for the Florida Department of Law Enforcement. A lifelong storyteller with a passion for using the power of words to connect people, he is the nationally bestselling author of four novels, and his shorter works have been featured in several award-winning publications.

Jim Stickley, Stickley on Security (SOS)

Jim Stickley has stolen credit cards, hacked Social Security numbers, robbed banks, and created fake ATMs. He has broken into armed government facilities and has stolen from teenagers. He is an identity thief, but he is no criminal. Fortunately for all victims involved, Stickley is a cybersecurity expert with over 30 years in the industry who was hired to perform these attacks by corporations testing their security, news agencies investigating security concerns, and other media outlets interested in knowing just how easy it is to commit identity theft. His job is to find security flaws before the real criminals and warn people and organizations about what they can do to protect themselves.

Thank you to LEVERAGE and Pivot Group for sponsoring the Virtual Cyber Security Summit!

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Written by
Lizeth George
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