The Longview Chamber of Commerce will host the Second Annual Cyber Security Summit at Maude Cobb Convention and Activity Complex on Thursday, November 10, 2016, 1:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. The Cyber Security Summit will help empower decision makers with the information to reduce risks, deter attackers, and enhance resilience. High-level speakers from government, law enforcement, and industry will explore the latest threat landscape, discuss the future of cyber policy, and promote industry-developed best practices. The summit will include: Panel discussions, Break-out sessions, and Expo of business service providers
Panel discussions and hands-on break-out sessions will include U.S. Chamber of Commerce, Texas State Technical College, FBI, Secret Service, Department of Homeland Security, Longview Police Cyber Crime Unit, Eastman, Centris Information Services and Specialized Security Services.
Break-out sessions include:
1. How to Protect Your Business Wi-Fi: Hands-on experience to securely setup and configure a wireless router/access point to better protect your business, by setting up a router out of the box and configuring it with the best encryption;
2. Let's Go Phishing - The Weakest Link: Tips on how to educate your employees about identifying legitimate email and what is fake. It will also give tips how to better protect your workstations using critical updates and anti-virus software; and
3. Longview Police Department Cyber Crime Unit.
Early registration closes Friday, October 28, 2016. Cost for early registration is $49 for Longview Chamber of Commerce Members and $79 for nonmembers. Regular registration closes Friday, November 4, 2016 and cost is $60 for Longview Chamber of Commerce Members and $99 for nonmembers. For further information, regarding booth display, please contact the Longview Chamber of Commerce, 903-237-4003 or visit online at http://www.longviewchamber.com/eventdirectory/.