International Webinar | “Is Your Board Cyber-Ready? What All Private Company Directors Should DO NOW about Cyber Risk”

    September 26, 2017
    1:00 PM - 1:45 PM
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    We were surprised because you don’t expect something like this to happen.” Are you, as a private board director, business owner, or c-suite executive thinking just like this COO whose company was sent reeling from a recent cyberattack?

    No matter how secure your business appears to be, the reality is that privately-owned businesses are as vulnerable as larger public companies from cyber security threats. As a director of a private company, what are your responsibilities for this complex risk and how can you properly oversee it as threats become more prevalent and persistent every day?  

    Please join us on September 26th to find out from two cybersecurity experts who are quite familiar with avoiding and managing all types of risks what to actually DO to avoid and manage your business cyber security risk before it surprises you.

    Dottie Schindlinger
    VP/Governance Technology Evangelist, Diligent Corporation

    Learning take aways

    1. What are the key decisions that determine the success or failure of confronting crises of all kinds, including cyber security?

    2. How can existing risk management practices be leveraged to assess, manage, and oversee cyber security risk in a way that is more effective and efficient than implementing standalone IT solutions?

    3. What is the most important basic to implement now to avoid 80% of cyber attacks?


    Mary Landry

    Rear Admiral Mary Landry is a NACD Board Leadership Fellow and earned her CERT Certificate in Cybersecurity Oversight. She is an Independent Corporate Board Director for USAA, a Fortune 125 specialized financial services and insurance company, and SCORE, an organization known for its excellent services for the small business community nationally. Admiral Landry has over 35 years of experience managing crises effectively, including her time as: the Federal On Scene Coordinator for the BP Deepwater Horizon Gulf of Mexico casualty and oil spill; Commander in the Port of Boston during 9/11; and weathering Super Storm Sandy, the H1/N1 Pandemic, the Ebola outbreak, and other national events during her time with the Department of Homeland Security. For more information, click here.

    Mark Trembacki 

    Mark Trembacki is a strategic cyber security and risk management executive who is a CPA and NACD Governance Fellow; earned his CERT Certificate in Cybersecurity Oversight and an MBA in Finance from The University of Chicago Booth School of Business; and completes his Cyber Security Management Graduate Certificate in 2017 from The University of Virginia. He is the founder of Risk Management Levers, Inc., a firm focused on assisting companies with risk management (cyber security, enterprise risk management (ERM), liquidity, operational, fiduciary, market, and reputational), M&A integration, and global change management…in addition to teaching Enterprise Risk Management in the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign’s Masters in Finance program. For more information, click here.