Women in Big Data Meet Up
15:00 - 16:00 Women in Big Data Panel - The Power of Leadership in Today's Cybersecurity-Focused World
Security is more critical now than ever. With the advancements in technology across industries, the threats are only going to grow. It takes powerful and talented leaders to see the threats of today and tomorrow, and guide organizations successfully through the ever-changing minefield of security threats and risks while supporting business growth and innovation. With this expert panel, we'll explore how different industries are operating in this space, learn the challenges each has overcome and opportunities seen on the horizon, and gain insights into their professional success and advice for young professionals entering the industry.
- Julia Hamilton, Director of Security Compliance Forsythe Hosting Solutions
- Gail Holmberg, Area Managing Partner, Midwest Fortium Partners
- Katia Lock, Senior Director – Risk & Compliance GE Digital
16:00- 16:30 Growing Your Cyber Security Career - Kathy Cooke, Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Cybersecurity is one of the fastest growing employment segments in IT. According to Forbes magazine, the cybersecurity job market is expected to grow to more than $170 billion in just four years. With the promise of big salaries and upward mobility, it is an incredible place to be. Kathy Cooke, Recruitment Consultant - Information Security Specialist, Huxley, will show you how to maximize your career potential and rise to the top in this exciting industry - from knowing what hiring managers are looking for, positioning yourself for success and the benefits of partnering with a recruiter. Learn the top "hacks" to growing your cyber security career!
- Discover what hiring managers look for
- How to position yourself in the space
- Benefits of working with a recruiter
16:30 – 17:00 Networking