May 17, 2018

HFTP North Texas Chapter Meeting
All Members and Prospective Members are Cordially Invited


When
Where


Thursday, May 17, 2018


6:00pm - Cocktails
6:30pm - Dinner
7:30pm - Presentation

Door Prize Drawing at Closing



Omni Fort Worth Hotel

1300 Houston Street
Fort Worth, TX 76102
(817) 535-6664
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Presentation


Our presenters will be:


John Jamison and Kiel Murray
Crowe Horwath LLP

TOPIC: Cybersecurity Trends and Threats


Reports of large scale data breaches and system hacking seem to be in the news almost daily. This has lead to many new rules and regulations being introduced at a very rapid pace. "What are the current threats?", "What are other companies doing about them?", and "What should I be doing?" are just a few of the common refrains heard from business leaders today. John and Kiel will answer these questions (and many more) by decoding industry "jargon" and giving attendees a basic vocabulary which will allow them to be asking the right questions for their specific organization.

Crowe Horwath is a public accounting, consulting, and technology firm with offices across the globe. Crowe's Technology Risk practice offers a variety of services to help your organization improve its security posture, including: IT risk assessments, IT controls examinations, vulnerability and penetration assessments, network and system security assessments, technical forensics, incident response solutions, business continuity plan development, and information security and privacy assessments.


John and Kiel are Senior Managers at Crowe Horwath. Their areas of concentration include: SOC (Formerly SAS 70) examination readiness and reporting, IT Risk Assessment / Internal Controls Review, FDICIA / FFIEC / GLBA Assessments and Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX) compliance.


Costs


Our standard monthly fees will apply:

$35/person - Members
$15/person - Students
No Charge for first time attendees!

NOTE:  Parking will be complimentary!
Be sure to bring your valet parking ticket with you to the meeting registration and it will be stamped when you check in for the dinner.

Please RSVP through Evite or directly to Angie Abston no later than
Friday May 11th in order for us to get an accurate count for dinner.



 




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