WGR Leadership Institute: Cybersecurity: Incidents Happen

Jun 20, 2018 12:00pm -
Jun 20, 2018 01:30pm

Event Description

In today’s environment, being prepared for the inevitable cybersecurity incident and how your organization responds makes all the difference. Our experts will provide best practices organizations can implement and what they should think about before and after an incident has occurred.  The panel will also share strategies for engaging with stakeholders, including regulators and government officials.


  • Marc Spitler, Senior Manager, Verizon Security Research at Verizon Enterprise Solutions
  • Pamela Walker, Vice President, Federal Public Sector, Technology Industry Council (ITI)
  • Denise E. Zheng, Vice President, Policy, Business Roundtable 
  • Christian Beckner, Senior Director, Retail Technology at National Retail Federation

Moderator:  Laura Criste, Federal Market Analyst covering CyberSecurity, Bloomberg Government

This is a free, members-only event. Learn more about membership.

Location: Bloomberg Government
1101 K St NW
Suite 500
Washington DC 20005

Open Space

Closest Metro: McPherson Square

The Leadership Institute sponsored by Bloomberg Government expands WGR’s programming with a focus on training and education for the mid-level professional. Bloomberg Government and WGR are dedicated to advancing and empowering women and this partnership provides an even greater impact for women in our field, personally and professionally.

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WGR event registration fees must be paid in advance. If you are unable to attend, you may send a substitute, however you are responsible for the difference in fees if the individual is a non-member. The deadline to receive a refund is three (3) business days prior to the event. The request must be received in writing, prior to the deadline.

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Event Type:Panel
Category:Leadership Institute
Early registration ends on May 22, 2018.
Regular registration starts on May 23, 2018 and ends on Jun 20, 2018.
Late registration starts on Jun 21, 2018.