Buying In: Using Soft Skills to get Support for Security Initiatives

When:  Mar 25, 2021 from 11:30 to 12:30 (ET)
Associated with  New England Chapter

While most companies now know that security, risk management and compliance is a non-negotiable, security teams in organizations of all sizes still  struggle to obtain buy-in for their vision. This presentation will cover soft skill strategies and tactics for selling security within your organization and getting colleagues, management and the board to see security as a positive investment in the company’s future.

*1 CPE Credit will be awarded*

Presented by: Keavy Murphy, Cybersecurity Professional

Keavy Murphy is passionate about cybersecurity, especially for new and emerging companies, and prioritizes the use of soft skills to effectively manage security and data privacy in parallel with business objectives. Previously, Keavy served in information security roles within both the finance and consumer-directed healthcare fields. Keavy enjoys writing about and researching the benefits of effective communication within the security space, and her work has most recently been published in Info Security Magazine and The State of Security. In addition to her current work in the data privacy space of telematics, Keavy serves as Advisory Board Member for the Women Cybersecurity Society.