By: Warren Averett
Warren Averett to Sponsor Cyber Security Conference
Warren Averett, LLC, CPAs and Advisors, is proud to sponsor the on April 5, 2016, at Regions Park in Birmingham, Ala. TechBirmingham (techbirmingham.com), along with the Central Alabama Chapter of the Information Systems Security Association (CAISSA) and the InfraGard Birmingham Members Alliance, will host the conference. This event will include a broad range of technical and management speakers focused on today’s key cyber security issues. Alabama Cyber Now is the first cyber security focused conference of its kind to come to Birmingham and is expected to attract over 250 people. Security is ranked as one of the top ten technology priorities for CIO’s in 2016 according to Gartner, making this conference extremely relevant. Attendees will benefit from a diverse offering of technical and management presentations, and keynote presentations from world-class speakers. Speakers at the conference include Brian Krebs, investigative reporter and author of the popular blog Krebs on Security, sponsored by PhishMe, and Josh Goldfarb, Chief Technology Officer at FireEye. The one-day conference is geared for not only technical experts and network/system administrators but also managers and C-suite executives. In addition to presentations, there will be a vendor section, with over 30 vendors expected to participate. Warren Averett will be speaking on information technology and the risks it places on business processes, as well as IT risk assessment procedures. “TechBirmingham is excited to partner with two respected professional security focused associations, ISSA and InfraGard, to bring the best cyber security experts and vendors to Birmingham. This is the first conference of this type and we are expecting it to be a sell-out. We wouldn’t be able to have such an impressive lineup without companies like Warren Averett,” said Jennifer Skjellum, President of TechBirmingham. You can register for the event here.