CIRAS Presents:

Cybersecurity for Manufacturers

A part of the Future of Manufacturing Series
Cybersecurity is a complex problem that impacts all areas of your business. This daylong event is designed to help manufacturing leaders and their IT managers learn from and network with leading Iowa experts. Participants will leave with a better understanding of the technical, policy, compliance, and legal aspects of cybersecurity, as well as the ability to make better decisions about when and how to work together.

Event Details

Date:  March 29, 2018
Time: 10:00am - 5:00pm
Fee: $75.00
Location: The Kirkwood Hotel, 7725 Kirkwood Blvd SW, Cedar Rapids, IA 52404

Tentative Agenda

10:00     Welcome & Introductions, Mike O'Donnell, CIRAS Program Director
10:15     Why Cybersecurity Matters: Perspectives from Iowa Cybersecurity Leaders, Aaron Warner, CEO, Procircular and Dave Nelson, CEO, Pratum
11:45     Lunch (Cyber Forensics), TBD
1:00       Legal Considerations in Cybersecurity, Drew Larson & Brian McCormac, BrownWinick
1:45       Insurance Considerations in Cybersecurity, Mark Waldeck, CRC Insurance
2:30       Break
2:45       Implementing a Cybersecurity Plan, Jake Gibson, Lightedge Solutions
3:30       NIST 800-171 - Overview of Requirements for Defense Contractors, Mike O'Donnell, CIRAS
4:15 - 5:00     Cybersecurity Service Provider Networking Session, Mike O'Donnell, CIRAS


Presenters and Sponsors:

Procircular reveals what you don't know about security, prepares you for future security challenges, & protects your privacy. 
CRC and CRC Swett are committed to bringing you more. More service. More value. More expertise in more industries. Placing tough accounts is table stakes for wholesale brokers. We are committed to helping our retail partners win, so we have developed a suite of tools, resources, and solutions to do just that.
LMC Insurance & Risk Management combines years of experience with leading-edge products to provide exceptional service and value to our customers. We provide a full range of brokerage services including employee benefits, property and casualty, personal insurance, bonds, agri-business and financial services. 
Pratum helps solve information security challenges based on risk, not fear. Our goal is to enable every client to securely use technology to meet their business objectives.
BrownWinick not only protects your interests, we put you in a stronger competitive position in the marketplace. From commercial to labor law, from litigation to intellectual property representation, BrownWinick works as a true partner with our clients, studying your business and anticipating your needs. Whether you're a small start-up or a Fortune 1000 corporation, our firm commitment to business makes us a formidable ally and a powerful advocate.
LightEdge Solutions is the premier enterprise-grade cloud, colocation, and consulting leader in the Midwest. Our top security environments are monitored by human analysts 24x7x365 in a SOC that leverages the top SIEM tool, IBM QRadar. We act as a true extension of our customers’ IT teams delivering highly secure, compliant, and controllable IT services.