Tuesday, October 16, 2018 from 7:30 AM to 9:00 AM EDT
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Northeastern University-Charlotte 
101 N. Tryon St., 11th Floor
Charlotte, NC 28246

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Northeastern University-Charlotte 

Local Leaders, Global Impact: 

Cyber Threats, Ransom &

A Community's Choice

To celebrate National Cyber Security Awareness Month, Northeastern University–Charlotte is focusing its second Local Leaders, Global Impact event on "Cyber Threats, Ransom and A Community's Choice." The October 16 breakfast will address lessons learned from the cyber attack that paralyzed Mecklenburg County Government late last year and why organizations need to better protect their information assets and systems.

Moderated by Dr. Cheryl Richards, CEO & Regional Dean of Northeastern University–Charlotte.

Panelists include:
  • Dena Diorio, Mecklenburg County Manager
  • Craig Froelich, Chief Information Security Officer, Bank of America
  • Mike Holland, Executive Vice President of Client Relations, Fortalice 
  • John Manferdelli, Executive Director of the Cybersecurity and Privacy Institute at Northeastern

Networking and light breakfast begin at 7:30AM. 

This event is free to attend, but due to limited space, registration is required.