South Metro Chapter Luncheon - Cyber Security Trends

Presented by the South metro chapter

South metro chapter

Friday, August 12, 2016, 11:30 AM–1:30 PM


Kallsen Center at Tinley Park Village Hall
16250 S. Oak Park Avenue
Tinley ParkIL 60477

Map and directions

  • Members $ 35.00 Before Aug 12, 2016 Members $ 35.00
  • Government / Partner Colleagues $ 40.00 Before Aug 12, 2016 Government / Partner Colleagues $ 40.00
  • Non-members $ 45.00 Before Aug 12, 2016 Non-members $ 45.00

Registration for this event has closed.

Save to your calendar


Overview of IT security trends and events businesses are facing in today’s environment.   Presentation will examine the rise in the number of security breaches within organizations, highlight security risks associated with the increase in demand from mobile devices, social media, and cloud computing, and review the process for setting up an Information Security Program to address security risks and increasing data demands.    

11:30 AM - Check-In and Networking
12:00 PM - Chapter Business Meeting
12:15 PM - Lunch 
12:30 PM - Presentation 

Speaker:  F. Alex Brown, Plante Moran

Learning Objectives - Participants completing this session will be able to:

  1. Gain an understanding and assessment of technology threats organizations face in today’s environment.
  2. Highlight security risks associated with the increase in demand in new and emerging technology (e.g. mobile devices, social media, and cloud computing)
  3. Identify best practice tips for setting up an Information Security Program to address security risks and increasing data demands.
  4. Understand of the framework elements required to build an effective Information Security Program

Intended Audience: All finance professionals

Delivery method: Group Live
Program Level: Overview
Prerequisites: No prerequisites required 
Advanced Preparation: No advanced preparation required
Field of Study: Business Management & Organization
Earn about 1.0 CPE credit 

CPE hours: 1.00

CPE hours: 1.00

For more information

John Harrington

Registration and cancellation policy

Registrations are accepted on a first-in, first registered basis. Payments by check should be mailed in advance or made at time of registration by credit card. Payments will not be accepted the day of the event.

IGFOA Members are those Public Sector, Partners, and Firm individuals specifically listed in the IGFOA Membership Application or Renewal. IGFOA Government non-member rate applies to staff, appointed officials, and elected officials of a government with a current IGFOA membership. If you have questions about your membership, contact IGFOA at 630-942-6587. The IGFOA reserves the right to apply the non-member fee to any individual or government that has not paid dues for the current year.  If you are unable to attend, please contact IGFOA at 630-942-6587 or as soon as possible. A $10 cancellation fee will be charged for cancellations up to August 5, 2016. Cancellations after August 5, 2016 and no-shows are responsible for the full tuition.

IGFOA reserves the right to modify the agenda, cancel the event due to low enrollment, or to close registration if full. Should IGFOA South Metro Chapter cancel an event, cancellation notice will be sent to the email address provided by each registrant and prominently posted at the IGFOA website page announcing the event. By submitting this registration, the applicant agrees to the registration and cancellation policy above.

Approved by the National Registry of CPE Sponsors

CPE RegistryIllinois Government Finance Officers Association is registered with the National Association of State Boards of Accountancy (NASBA) as a sponsor of continuing professional education on the National Registry of CPE Sponsors. State Boards of Accountancy have final authority on the acceptance of individual courses for CPE credit. Complaints regarding registered sponsors may be submitted to the National Registry of CPE Sponsors through its website:

Member services

Manage your IGFOA profile, settings, preferences, and more.

Manage your membership profile »
Username + password, contact info, etc.
Track your CPE credit »
Keep your credits up-to-date
Renew your membership »
Don't lose access to valuable benefits
Latest Job Listings

Browse all job listings »

Employers, find top candidates
Post a job listing »

Get Involved

The IGFOA needs you. Volunteers are key to our diverse programs and services. Please help the IGFOA continue to promote excellence in governmental finance.

Have something to share? We want to hear from you! Submit suggestions, comments, or ideas for articles and educational events »