Stopping Mr. Robot: Understanding and Addressing Modern Cybersecurity Risks

January 20, 2017 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
C425 PC

A brief presentation on the latest developments in cybersecurity, who's behind them, how they're affecting businesses, and steps that organizations can take to slow or stop hackers.


Aaron R. Warner is the founder and CEO of ProCircular, an information Security and Privacy firm focusing on midsized businesses. A former CIO and CTO of Integrated DNA Technology, hes spent more than two decades working in IT and InfoSec. Mr. Warner is a Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP) and certified Security+ engineer, and a full member of the FBI/DHS Infragard partnership. Mr. Warner has earned an MBA from the Tippie School at the University of Iowa, and enjoys cave diving, playing music, a good bottle of wine and above all time with his family.

This event is made possible by the Kloppenburg-Stead Leadership Lecture Series, which was established by Jerre and Mary Joy Stead. Jerre Stead is a 1965 alumnus of the Tippie College and currently serves as the Chairman and CEO of IHS Markit, a global company that provides information and analysis to support the decision-making processes of businesses and governments around the world.

Lunch will be provided for those that register by 1/18.  Sign up for lunch here