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IT Governance’s CEO, Alan Calder, to speak at 27K: The Security Summit for the Americas in San Francisco, California

ELY, CAMBRIDGESHIRE, UNITED KINGDOM, September 19, 2016 /EINPresswire.com/ -- Cyber security expert Alan Calder, the founder and executive chairman of IT Governance, will speak on
September 28, 2016 at 27K: The Security Summit for the Americas in San Francisco, California on the subject of information security for Cloud services.

Alan Calder said: “I’m delighted to be part of the security for Cloud services panelist discussion at 27K: The Security Summit for the Americas in San Francisco. Information security is about more than technology alone. ISO 27001, the standard for information security, and ISO 27018, the international Cloud privacy standard, recognize that individual behavior from the CEO down, and effective processes and procedures are necessary to achieve cyber resilience.

“I hope our panel discussion will help information security teams and Cloud service providers get a better understanding of the protection offered by ISO 27018 and the guidance, controls and privacy principles for the public computing environment.”.

Alan will be discussing the industry interest in information security for Cloud services and why companies are moving to IaaS/PaaS/SaaS solutions. He will be joined by fellow panelists Scott Bullock, the information security manager of ForcePoint Cloud Services; Jim Reavis, the co-founder and CEO of the Cloud Security Alliance; and John DiMaria, the former ISO product manager of BSI Group.

Taking place on September 28, 2016 from 3:30pm – 4:30pm, the panel discussion will provide different perspectives on the current issues of security in the Cloud and the future challenges for those involved with certified Cloud security.

27k: The Security Summit for the Americas brings together experts in the ISO/IEC 27001 standard to promote the importance of achieving compliance with ISO 27001, the global best-practice for information security implementation.

To find out more about 27K: The Security Summit for the Americas, please visit our website. Additionally, you can register to attend the conference at www.ISO27001.com.

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NOTES TO EDITORS

IT Governance Ltd is the single-source provider of books, tools, training and consultancy for IT governance, risk management and compliance. It is a leading authority on data security and IT governance for business and the public sector. IT Governance is ‘non-geek’, approaching IT issues from a non-technology background and talking to management in its own language. Its customer base spans Europe, the Americas, the Middle East and Asia. More information is available at www.itgovernanceusa.com.

Mihaela Jucan
IT Governance Ltd
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