BruinTech Connect Spring Conference Day 3 (Hybrid Virtual and In-Person)
Thu 5/26 • 2:30PM - 6PM PDT
James West Alumni Center 325 Westwood Plaza Los Angeles, CA 90095
Meet your IT Strategic Partners and BruinTech colleagues. Learn about IT Security in Higher Ed.
2:30-3:15: IT Strategic Partners Meet & Greet
The BruinTech community is invited to refreshments with IT Strategic Partners on the outside patio ahead of the keynote presentation.
Speaker: Lucy Avetisyan
3:30-4:45: IT Security in Higher Ed
Speakers: Rob Belk, EY and Vickie Papapetrou, EY
About the speakers:
Rob Belk, EY
Rob is a Principal in the EY Cybersecurity practice and Leader for Cybersecurity in our firm’s Higher Education sector. A retired United States Naval officer, he has over 25 years of security experience in various operational and strategic roles. • Rob focuses on the interplay between business risk and technology risk for decentralized and federated organizations, particularly focused in the Higher Education, state government, power and utilities, and technology sectors. He assists clients in developing cybersecurity governance and integrated defense in-depth strategies to better mitigate cyber risk to business operations. • He has developed multi-year IT and Cyber transformational programs, including multiple for Higher Education clients. These programs integrate various aspects of technology, people and processes across the CIO portfolio and include program and change management. Rob is particularly versed in the challenges facing Higher Education clients and understands the organizational demands of R1 institutions like UCLA, particularly as it applies to the IT space. • He has applied his extensive background in strategy to the specific needs of his clients, and regularly provides training to executives and Boards of Directors on cybersecurity risk management and oversight. This includes specific training to senior leadership teams and Board of Trustees for Higher Education clients.
Vickie Papapetrou, EY
Vickie is a Partner in the EY Advisory Services Cybersecurity Team. She has over 15 years of experience in security and privacy, having just returned from a three-year rotation in London, UK, serving as Director in the EY EMEIA Cybersecurity Centre of Excellence. • Vickie has supported Fortune 500 organizations, including those in health care, technology and manufacturing, to assess, design and implement long-term, transformational security programs. She has consulting experience in the areas of cybersecurity, privacy, governance, physical security, risk management, and compliance to help companies mitigate security risks while addressing legal and regulatory obligations.
5-6: Outdoor Patio Reception
Light refreshments served
Please note that photography and audio/video recording may take place at this event.