Thursday, May 17 | 1:00PM–2:00PM ET | Online

Industry and Campus Webinar |
3 Principles to Simplify the Complexities of Cybersecurity

Cybersecurity in higher education is multifaceted and complex, transcending technical, business, cultural, and personal boundaries. This dynamic environment engages risk, compliance, mission, governance, and operations while invoking fear and resentment, as it challenges the status quo. Suggesting that such complexities can be simplified may sound bold or naïve—or both.

While some can't see the forest for the trees, Abilene Christian University subscribes to three principles that simply the complexities of cybersecurity: journey, limitations, and momentum. First, recognize that cybersecurity is a journey, not a destination. Second, understand that technical solutions have limitations. Third, fuel momentum or lose it. In this webinar, Arthur Brant and Greg Kovich will share examples of how these principles can help improve your campus security posture.

Outcomes:

  • Understand the challenges of protecting your campus infrastructure
  • Learn methods for and approaches to simplifying the complexity of cybersecurity
  • Explore how applying 3 principles can improve your cybersecurity posture on campus

Presenters

  • Arthur Brant

    Sr Director, Information Security & Infrastructure, Abilene Christian University
  • Greg Kovich

    Global Sales Director , Alcatel-Lucent Enterprise

Resources & Downloads

  • Slides

    954 KB, pdf - Updated on 5/17/2018
  • Transcript

    84 KB, doc - Updated on 7/26/2018
  • Recording

    Updated on 7/14/2021


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