March 2017 Chapter Meeting

You want to put what in the Cloud? Security Issues to Consider

Our March speaker will be Dr. Faith Heikkila, presenting a practitioner’s view of how to evaluate cloud security risks when a company wants to place data in the cloud. She will provide insight into the process of evaluating the cloud provider’s security posture.

Benefits/Takeaways from this talk:

  • Insight into the process of working through the risks associated with placing Personally Identifiable Information (PII) in the cloud.
  • Familiarity with cloud security challenges.
  • Role of vendor reviews in managing cyber risk.
Faith Heikkila, Ph.D., CISM, FIP, CIPM, CIPP-US, ABCP is an Information Security Architect – Governance at a global pharmaceutical company. She has CISO and Privacy Officer practitioner experience in overall information security governance and compliance, and previously oversaw the protection of personal and financial information for clients. Dr. Heikkila is the past Chairman and past President of InfraGard Michigan Members Alliance, Inc.  Dr. Heikkila served on the InfraGard National Members Alliance, Inc. (INMA) Board for three years as the INMA Secretary. Dr. Heikkila earned her Ph.D. in Information Systems from Nova Southeastern University specializing in Information Assurance. Dr. Heikkila has published numerous information security articles and is widely recognized as a subject matter expert in e-discovery, data privacy, information security policies/procedures, computer security breaches, financial regulatory compliance laws, ISO 27001/27002 framework, cybersecurity, and state data breach notification laws.



Attending this meeting earns you 1 CPE.

The meeting doors will be opened at 7:45 AM for sign-in and networking, followed by our speaker’s presentation at 8:00 AM.

Please note our fee for attending this meeting:

  • Current members of ISSA International: meetings are included in your membership!
  • Friends & guests of the Lansing ISSA chapter: $10
  • Students & first time guests: free!

Register for the March Chapter Meeting here!

Hope to see you there!

Lansing ISSA Board

The Lansing ISSA chapter appreciates the location sponsorship of MSUFCU!

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