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Lean Cybersecurity for Busy People

9:35 am - 9:50 am

Dean McRobie
CTO at CommonBond

Dean McRobie leads CommonBond’s engineering and technology teams including loan platforms, web technology, and operations and support. Prior to his tenure at CommonBond, Dean served as CTO of L2, a digital marketing research company, and CTO of Annalect, a data agency in the Omnicom advertising network. His background includes 10 years of technology consulting for telecommunication, government, and startup clients at Sapient Consulting. Originally from New Zealand, Mr. McRobie holds a BSc(Hons) from the University of Otago.

Course Description:

For companies without a dedicated IT or cybersecurity team member, it can be difficult to prioritize which security measures to implement. This session focuses on what decision-makers should do to secure their startup, even if they're not versed in cybersecurity.

Attendees will leave this session with a better understanding of how to:

Determine why cybersecurity is important for any startup, at any stage.
Learn what "good" cybersecurity looks like.
Use three easy and affordable actions that companies can take to improve their cybersecurity infrastructure.