WANTED! People Committed to Solving Our Information Security Language Problem

Coming soon!

Coming soon!

Evan Francen

Keep it Safe

Our industry has plenty of problems to solve. The language we use shouldn’t be one of them, and now it’s not. Evan Francen is committed to solving information security problems for our industry and has developed a common, easily-understood information security risk assessment that’s comprehensive, foundational, and completely free for all.

Learning Objectives

  1. Learn how to translate information security into business language, resulting in common understanding, clear objectives, and well-defined budgets.
  2. Learn the definition and difference of “information security” and “risk”.
  3. Learn how you can participate in the future and have an impact industry-wide.

About GTS Educational Events

Established in 1976, GTS Educational Events (GTS) is an independent nonprofit organization that designs, convenes and manages educational programs, and provides coordination and administrative services for public and civic sector organizations. Our goal is to help individuals and organizations build knowledge, drive innovation and improve outcomes.

Steering Committee

Alex Hepp, City of Hopkins
Bill Bleckwehl, Cisco
Dave Andrews, DEED
Jay Wyant, Minnesota IT Services
Jim Hall, Ramsey County
Matt Bailey, IBM
Melissa Reeder, League of Minnesota Cities
Nathan Beran, City of New Ulm
Sue Wallace, IT Futures Foundation
Lisa Meredith, Minnesota Counties Computer Cooperative
Justin Kaufman, Minnesota IT Services
Renee Heinbuch, Washington County/MNCITLA
Jerine Rosato, Ramsey County
David Berthiaume, Minnesota IT Services
Cory Tramm, Sourcewell Tech 

Content Committee

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