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Don't be the Next Victim of Cyber Crime, July 31, 2014

Orange County Technology Alliance

Thursday, July 31, 2014 from 7:30 AM to 9:30 AM (PDT)

Don't be the Next Victim of Cyber Crime, July 31, 2014

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Don't be the Next Victim of Cyber Crime


Cyber threats are real. Cyber crime and espionage cost the global economy up to $575 billion annually. In the U.S., the loss is estimated to cost more than 200,000 jobs and $100 billion. More than 40 million Americans had their personal information stolen in 2013.


Cybercrime damages your company's reputation, intellectual property and ability to grow. Come hear from a panel of key industry experts on what actions your company needs to take NOW to protect your critical data, trade secrets and reputation against a cyber intrusion. 


Join us for networking, a hot breakfast and information your company needs to know to defend itself against growing cyber threats. 

Why Attend: Understanding the law, the social and technical challenges in data protection and potential changes in policy from Washington is essential to today’s business leader. At the event you       will hear market and political experts discuss data privacy laws, individual and corporate liability, data breach prevention and response techniques, how to insure against loss and more.



Jim Sullivan is Senior Vice President at Welltok, Inc.  Prior to his appointment at WellTok, Jim served as Executive Vice President, General Counsel and Secretary of Quality Systems, Inc. Jim brings more than 25 years of experience as a practicing corporate and securities law attorney, and is also a certified public accountant (inactive status).  



Lauri Floresca is a Partner and Senior Vice President with Woodruff Sawyer & Co. Lauri has a background in underwriting executive liability products and more than 20 years’ experience in the insurance brokerage and risk management industry.  Lauri has the technical experience to identify and solve complex insurance problems. She is a widely respected expert for her knowledge in the areas of directors & officers liability and cyber liability.  Lauri has extensive experience placing D&O programs for public companies of all sizes, including a number of NASDAQ 100 and Fortune 500 companies.  As Cyber Liability exposures became paramount for her clients, Lauri expanded her practice area to focus on this complex and evolving area of coverage.  She has developed innovative Cyber Liability solutions for companies providing cloud-based services to customers, and has experience working through complex privacy breach claims.  


Kevin McDonald is President of the Noloki Healthcare IT & Compliance division & EVP,   at Alvaka Networks.  Kevin is highly trusted technology and security consultant and public policy advisor to some of America’s most influential people and organizations.  Kevin serves as a senior advisor to executives, businesses, state and federal legislators, law enforcement leaders, and for profit and charitable boards among others.  Kivin consults on the issues surrounding advanced technology, personal, physical and logical security, regulatory compliance, organizational development and more.


Marc J. Schneider is a business and securities litigation shareholder at Stradling.  He also serves as Stradling’s General Counsel.  In addition to litigating all sorts of complex business disputes, Mr. Schneider regularly handles, and advises corporate boards and management regarding, shareholder class actions, derivative suits, merger and acquisition litigation, government investigations, internal investigations, and compliance issues.  Mr. Schneider has advised companies and defended them against litigation and government investigations relating to significant data breach events.


Derrick Brent is Vice-President and Associate General Counsel for Masimo Corporation, a medical technology company where he provides counsel and handles legal matters relating to intellectual property, employment, compliance and public policy.  Prior to joining Masimo, Derrick served in the federal government in Washington D.C. for 12 years.  From 2001-06, he was a Senior Trial Attorney in the Civil Rights Division of the Department of Justice, and from 2006-12, he served as Senior Counsel to Sen. Barbara Boxer of California. Derrick has also worked as a litigator in private practice with firms in Chicago and Columbus, Ohio, and served as a law clerk in the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Ohio for the Hon. Algenon L. Marbley.  Derrick is a graduate of The Ohio State University, with a B.S. in Mechanical Engineering, and Northwestern University School of Law.

1 hour of CLE credit will be provided.


About OC TechAlliance

OC Technology Alliance is a 501(c)6 nonprofit trade association committed to fast-forwarding the Orange County's innovation economy. Tracing its roots back 40 years to the original Orange County American Electronics Association, its mission is to work in collaboration with members to foster a business eco system in Orange County that will nurture, develop and grow small to mid-size technology companies, and contribute to a new economic vitality to the local high-tech community. The alliance serves members through local networking, professional development, state and federal advocacy, savings on business services and industry recognition. To learn more about membership, contact OC Technology Alliance at 949-306-5700 or www.octechalliance.com.

About CompTIA

CompTIA is the voice of the world’s IT industry. As a non–profit trade association advancing the global interests of IT professionals and companies, CompTIA is the recognized authority for IT education and credentials and the primary advocate for IT businesses and workers. Through its foundation, CompTIA also enables disadvantaged populations to gain the skills they need for employment in the IT industry .CompTIA’s vision of the IT landscape is shaped by 30 years of global perspective and more than 2,000 members and 2,000 business partners. www.comptia.org


About TechVoice

TechVoice is a partnership of the Computing Technology Industry Association (CompTIA), the Technology Councils of North America (TECNA), and participating regional technology associations including the OC TechAlliance. Collectively, we represent thousands of technology companies across the country employing millions of workers. We are dedicated to empowering and mobilizing the grassroots tech community to impact legislative and regulatory issues important to growth, innovation and job creation. www.techvoice.org

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When & Where

660 Newport Center Drive
16th Floor
Newport Beach, CA 92660

Thursday, July 31, 2014 from 7:30 AM to 9:30 AM (PDT)

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Orange County Technology Alliance

To foster growth and innovation in Orange County’s Technology Community by providing members an integrated suite of programs, products and services that are both strategic and cost-effective.

Established in 2012, the Orange County Technology Alliance is a California 501 (c) (6) non-profit business league chartered to work with and support the SMB business community in OC.

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