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Capital of Texas ISSA August Chapter Meeting

ISSA Capital of Texas Chapter

Tuesday, August 21, 2018 from 11:30 AM to 1:00 PM (CDT)

Capital of Texas ISSA August Chapter Meeting

Ticket Information

Ticket Type Sales End Price Fee Quantity
Early registration, ends August 15   more info Ended $20.00 $3.16
Late registration, ends August 21   more info 2d 2h 17m $25.00 $3.45
Complimentary - Requires discount code 2d 2h 17m $40.00 $4.28
Texas Information Resource Managers (requires discount code for $10.99 net price)   more info 2d 2h 17m $20.99 $3.22

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Event Details

How to Protect Your Company During a Merger

Protect your manufacturing, business systems, IT operations and employees during a merger. Learn specific mitigation techniques used to protect Operational Technology (OT) from production networks and information assets from vulnerable remote access.


Learn about strategies successfully used to: 

          Get the budget needed
          Rapidly integrate IT operations
          Grow staff size and proficiency. 

These techniques were employed successfully during the merger and rapid integration of a Fortune 500 company into a Fortune Global 500 company. Other topics covered include risk assessment, budget justification, and fostering collaboration. 

About Today’s Speaker  


  Rick Handley, CISSP 

  Data Security Manager


Rick has been an Information Security practitioner for 20 years. Previous roles at Schlumberger include Integration Security Manager and Endpoint Security Manager. Prior to Schlumberger he was Director of Network Security and Integration for Smith International. Rick has been a speaker at IBM's Focus Conference and is currently Communications Director for South Texas ISSA having served on the board since 2012.



11:30 – Networking

11:45 – Chapter Business Update

11:50 – Sponsor

12:00 – Presentation

12:50 – Q&A

Early Registration ticket deadline is Wednesday, August 15, 2018
Late Registration deadline is Tuesday, August 21, 2018

Chapter Meeting Location

Thompson Conference Center

2405 Robert Dedman Dr., Austin, Texas 78712

Room 3.102 (Elevators to 2nd floor, turn right to hallway, turn right down the hallway)

Download Free Parking Permit for lot 40 east of the conference center.  

2018 Chapter Meetings -  the third TUESDAY of each month

Chapter meetings occur on the third Tuesday of each month from 11:30 to 1. Free parking is available in Lot 40 east of the conference center on the corner of Red River Street and East Dean Keeton Street.  

Capitol of Texas ISSA Board

  • President:  Larry Moore
  • Vice President: Jackie Wilson
  • Education Director: Bob Cadenhead
  • Membership Director: Doug Engle
  • Treasurer: Dave Gray
  • Recording Secretary: Laurel Marotta 
  • Corresponding Secretary: Jim Pearce
  • Marketing Director: Allen Hebert
  • Operations Director: Vern Williams
  • Sponsorship Director: Jae Shin
Have questions about Capital of Texas ISSA August Chapter Meeting? Contact ISSA Capital of Texas Chapter

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Joe C Thompson Conference Center at the University of Texas
2405 Robert Dedman Drive
Austin, TX 78712

Tuesday, August 21, 2018 from 11:30 AM to 1:00 PM (CDT)

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