Driving a Data-Driven Institutional Culture for Better Outcomes

Wednesday, April 11 | 2:45PM–3:45PM ET | Maryland Ballroom D, Fifth Floor
Session Type: Breakout Session
Higher ed institutions face daunting challenges and conflicting priorities in keeping their networks open while effectively combating cyberthreats. They must also protect intellectual property and personal information to meet compliance mandates (PCI, HIPAA, NIST 800-171). To address these challenges, innovative leaders in higher ed are turning to data to glean insights and make decisions. You'll meet a panel of such innovators who will discuss the new threat landscape. Join us to explore the fundamental shift in strategies required to combat evolving threats, get best practices for risk management and tips for strengthening your security posture, and learn how to use the same data to prevent fraud and ensure compliance.

Discover how you can use the power of data analytics to enable data-driven decision-making across your institution * Learn about the new threat landscape and the shift in strategies necessary to combat evolving threats * Get best practices for risk management


  • Jon Allen

    Associate Vice President CIO & CISO, Baylor University
  • Bereket Amdemichael

  • Steven Bochniewicz

    Sr. IT Security Architect, University of Maryland
  • Rich Seidner

    Development Manager, Splunk