Security and privacy of information in higher education will be the topic in Pomona, March 28-29, 2013, at the eleventh annual 2013 SecureIT Information Technology and Network Security Conference. Chief Technology Officers throughout the state should consider attending.
Supported by the California Community Colleges, California State University, and the University of California, SecureIT 2013 will feature experts from around the state, the nation and the world. Plan to meet with your colleagues for the latest information on IT security in today's rapidly changing technological environment.
The conference is targeted toward anyone in higher education who is responsible for the security and privacy of information, including: CEOs, CIOs, CTOs, VPs of technology and network systems, directors of IT, directors of technology, systems architects, network administrators, network security officers, ISOs, financial managers, system administrators, health records administrators, admissions and student records administrators, and software and web developers.
This year's joint conference sessions address new and continuing threats to information security as well as responses to the increasing risk of security breaches and data exfiltration, identity theft, cyber terrorism and more.
The conference will provide information security professionals and managers with the most up-to-date information, tools, trends, legislation, and strategies for addressing information security issues.
SecureIT 2013 will cover this security topics in depth:
Information Security Management
Presentations on policy and compliance, strategic planning for security, survivability, business resiliency, and legal/legislative updates.
Information Security Operational Practices & Technologies
Presentations on security web applications, wireless access security, computer forensics investigation, authentication and encryption, intrusion prevention and detection.
Research / Curriculum Development
Presentations on innovative curriculum programs and research in information security and assurance, institutional partnerships and careers in information security.
There will also be an exhibit hall featuring conference vendor partners and sponsors. Vendors interested in exhibiting at the conference should act fast as exhibit space is limited.
The SecureIT 2013 conference is made possible through support from the California Community Colleges, the California State University and the University of California, and it is hosted by California State University, San Bernardino.
The conference will be held in Pomona at the Sheraton Fairplex Hotel & Conference Center on March 28-29, 2013.
For complete details visit http://secureitconf.com.<>
Sandoval Chagoya is the TechEDge Managing Editor and a Project Manager for the
California Community Colleges Technology Center and the California Virtual Campus.