We are thrilled to have Crowe at secureCIO Chicago. Their presence will provide event attendees with an additional layer of industry insights and thought leadership,” says Patrick Mason, Director of Communications and Marketing at CIOsynergy.
Hoffman Estates, Illinois (PRWEB) July 13, 2015
CIOsynergy, a provider of thought leading events, today announced Crowe Horwath LLP would participate in its secureCIO event, July 16, 2015 at The Intercontinental Chicago Magnificent Mile. Crowe is one of the largest accounting, consulting and technology firms in the U.S.
“We are thrilled to have Crowe at secureCIO Chicago. As a leading provider of risk consulting, as well as security and privacy and IT consulting, its presence will provide event attendees with an additional layer of industry insights and thought leadership,” says Patrick Mason, Director of Communications and Marketing at CIOsynergy.
Crowe security and privacy consulting services can provide C-level executives and board members with guidance to help manage IT risk. Crowe has a proven track record of helping organizations evaluate, design, and implement strategic solutions to align IT risk management with business initiatives, increase the maturity of security programs, and improve the value of these programs to the business.
secureCIO Chicago is an exclusive opportunity for leading local CIO and IT executives to network and brainstorm daily hurdles in an unparalleled learning environment.
Keynote speaker Kevin Mitnick, was once one of the FBI's Most Wanted because he hacked into 40 major corporations just for the challenge. He is now a trusted security consultant to the Fortune 500 and governments worldwide. Kevin and the Global Ghost Team™ now maintain a 100 percent successful track record of being able to penetrate the security of any system they are paid to hack into using a combination of technical exploits and social engineering. As CEO and chief "white hat" hacker at one of the most advanced boutique security firms in the world, Kevin mentors leaders, executives, and staff on both the theory and practice of social engineering, topics on which he is the leading global authority. Kevin also helps consumers—from students to retirees— learn how to protect their information and themselves from harm, using understandable terms and a friendly approach.
At secureCIO Chicago, a panel of leading CIOs, moderated by Scott Shuster, will share and explore how CIOs can be successful in their role. Mr. Shuster has led virtually every Business Week CEO, CFO, and CIO conference held since the founding of the magazine’s events group more than 100 of the world’s most prominent gathering of large company leaders and senior executives.
Open to Fortune 500s and mid-market enterprise, CIOsynergy events gather senior executives from the office of the CIO, including Directors, VPs, Chief Architects, CTOs and CIOs.
For more information about or to participate in secureCIO Chicago, visit: http://chicago.securecio.com, or contact Araceli Delgado, Project Coordinator at aracelid(at)ciosynergy(dot)com or 1.847.278.2213 ext. 899.
CIOsynergy provides a platform that brings together the thought leaders of IT through events that incorporate face-to-face meeting opportunities, panel discussions, think tanks, keynotes, and C-suite networking programs.
Previous events have attracted C-suite leaders from companies such as Wal-Mart, Salesforce, Home Depot, Bank of America, Forbes Media, Wells Fargo, Shell, Allstate, State Farm, Career Education Corp, Pepsi, Sara Lee, Kraft, BP, Loyola University, Kaiser Permanente, Mayo Clinic, and Walgreens.
The company operations nationwide and has previously partnered with sponsors such as IBM, 3com, VMware, Unisys, Hitachi, Oracle, SunGard, Dell, Google, Amazon, and HTC among 100’s more.
About Crowe Horwath
Crowe Horwath LLP (http://www.crowehorwath.com) is one of the largest public accounting, consulting, and technology firms in the United States. Under its core purpose of “Building Value with Values®,” Crowe uses its deep industry expertise to provide audit services to public and private entities while also helping clients reach their goals with tax, advisory, risk and performance services. With offices coast to coast and 3,000 personnel, Crowe is recognized by many organizations as one of the country's best places to work. Crowe serves clients worldwide as an independent member of Crowe Horwath International, one of the largest global accounting networks in the world. The network consists of more than 200 independent accounting and advisory services firms in more than 120 countries around the world.