The National Cyber Security Alliance (NCSA) will host an event next month to educate businesses and consumers on enhancing the security of their everyday online activities.
The event, which will begin at 9 a.m. on Aug. 5 at the Wilma Rudolph Event Center at Liberty Park in Clarksville, Tenn., will include participation from Rep. Marsha Blackburn (R-Tenn.), the vice chairman of the U.S. House Energy and Commerce Committee.
Featured panelists will include Michael Kaiser, the executive director of the NCSA; Sese Bennett, the CISO of the state of Tennessee’s Office for Information Resources, Finance and Administration; Kathleen Calligan, the president and CEO of the Better Business Bureau serving central Tennessee and Southern Kentucky; and Scott Augenbaum, a special agent for the Federal Bureau of Investigation’s computer intrusion and counterintelligence squad.
The event will begin with refreshments and a meet-and-greet, followed by remarks from Blackburn and an online safety presentation. The panel discussion will begin at 10:30 a.m.
Registration for the event is free and can be completed by visiting the Eventbrite link.
The NCSA seeks to educate society on the secure use of the internet and protect technology used by consumers and businesses.