Data Defense-First-Line Detection is Bottom-Line Protection

Thursday, September 13th, 2018

7:30 – 10:00 AM

Roam Dunwoody – next to LA Fitness

1155 Mount Vernon Hwy NE, Suite 800, Atlanta, GA 30338

Today, you must do more than change a password to safeguard your data. Data breaches are all too common and can be much more severe impacting everything from your networks to your end users and ultimately your bottom line.   Stay ahead of the curve in securing your data at this educating CPE surrounding issues of data privacy.  Atlanta experts will discuss data privacy at a high level including data breach prevention, new laws, client data, as well as compliance.

Keynote Speaker

Asim Fareeduddin, Vice President, IT Security & Regulatory Controls Assurance for RELX

Asim Fareeduddin is Vice President, IT Security & Regulatory Controls Assurance for RELX. Asim has 17 years of experience in privacy, information security and audit. Asim’s experience includes building and executing audit programs, managing regulatory and injunctive relief compliance, HIPAA/HITECH, EU Data Privacy laws, SSAE-16, SOX audits, application and network security reviews, privacy and regulatory compliance with data privacy laws, and online privacy protection. Asim also has extensive experience in co-sourcing with external auditors as a value-added partner. Prior to RELX, Asim worked in “Big Four” IT audit/security. Asim earned his B.S. and Masters Degrees in Accounting with a Concentration in Information Systems from the University of Florida. He also holds the following professional certifications: Certified Information Privacy Professional, Certified Public Accountant, Certified Information Systems Auditor and Certified Information Security Manager. He is affiliated with FS-ISAC, IAPP, IIA, ISACA and speaks Hindi, Spanish, and Urdu.


Gus Turcios, Director of IT at Proliant, Inc. 

Carolyn Holcomb, Cybersecurity & Privacy Partner at PwC 

Bess HinsonSenior Associate & Chair, Cybersecurity & Privacy Practice at Morris, Manning, & Martin, LLP

Jon Powell, Director, Risk Advisory and Compliance Services at Moore Colson CPAs and Advisors



Anna Orr, Recruiter at Accountants One 

7:30 – 8:00 AM

Networking and Registration

8:00 – 9:00 AM

Keynote Presentation – Asim Fareeduddin on “Data Defense-First-Line Detection is Bottom-Line Protection”

9:00 – 10:00 AM

Panel Q&A – Engage with Atlanta experts in cybersecurity and have your specific questions asked. We encourage you submit questions and topics that you’d like covered in advance. If time remains, we will open the floor to questions from the audience.

Take advantage of this opportunity to ear 2 FREE HOURS of CPE. Due to limited seating and a strong response, please register as soon as possible!

This CPE course meets the CISA/CISM, CPA, CIPP, and education time for HRCI.