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Over 400 Women in Information Security, Risk Management & Privacy to Attend the Executive Women's Forum 2018 National Conference


Early bird registration is available until August 31

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. (PRWEB) August 20, 2018

The Executive Women's Forum on Information Security, Risk Management & Privacy (EWF) is hosting its 2018 National Conference "Resiliency in a Hyper-Connected World: Cybersecurity, Risk & Privacy Strategies." The 16th Annual EWF National Conference will be held at the Hyatt Regency in Scottsdale, Arizona from October 23-25, 2018.

The EWF's annual conference provides an exclusive opportunity for women to personally interact with over 400 female global thought leaders in the fields of Information Security, Risk Management and Privacy. During this three-day event, members collaborate on round-table exercises, incident simulations, panel discussions and working groups. This year the EWF is offering a pre-conference workshop "Intentional Leadership: Empowering Yourself and Your Organization," with EWF's Director of Leadership Development & Leadership Coach, Linda Dolceamore.

"Our theme this year is resilience, and I am proud that so far we have a great mixture of cyber, IT risk, and privacy speakers as well as attendees," said Lynn Terwoerds, Executive Director, EWF. "Meeting and integrating these disciplines will make all of us more resilient!"

Notable keynote speakers for this year's conference include:

  • Kathy McGroddy Goetz - Vice President, Strategy & Innovation, IBM Watson Health Life Sciences, Oncology and Genomics
  • Ruthann Russo - CEO, SOHL7
  • Tracey Scraba - Chief Privacy Officer, Aetna
  • Ret. Vice Admiral Jan Tighe - Deputy Chief of Naval Operations for Information Warfare/66th Director of Naval Intelligence, US Navy

Panels/Deep Dives:

  • GDPR Status Report
  • The Human Machine
  • Converged Cybersecurity
  • Building Resiliency – Where Cybersecurity, IT Risk Management & Privacy Meet

Register, learn more or view the agenda for the 2018 EWF National Conference HERE.

About The Executive Women's Forum on Information Security, Risk Management & Privacy:
Founded in 2002, the Executive Women's Forum on Information Security, Risk Management & Privacy (EWF) is the largest member organization serving the most prominent and influential women in information security, cybersecurity, IT risk management, governance risk and compliance and privacy. The EWF serves emerging leaders by facilitating programs and events throughout the year including a national conference, regional meetings, leadership development and mentorship programs, as well as interaction with global thought leaders through an online community. For more information please visit:

Melissa Rojas, Digital Marketing Specialist, Executive Women's Forum
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Office: 312-525-3347

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