Women Series Presents: Cybersecurity Risks in a World of IoT

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20.09.2018 | 17:30
- 19:30
Atlanta, GA

Our panel of 3 powerful women will discuss cybersecurity risks that could affect all of our lives while also providing insight on how to manage some of those risks.
The Women Series is a collaboration between the German, French, Belgian and Netherlands American Chambers of Commerce as well as the British-American Business Council and the Japan-America Society of Georgia. We host quarterly educational & networking events with the goal of bringing together women in the Atlanta international community.


Meet our Panelists:


Anne Marie Colombo, CISSP, Cybersecurity Solution Advisor, SAP

In her role Anne Marie Colombo focuses on cybersecurity and identity solutions and aligns cybersecurity best practices, thought leaders, partners, and solutions for holistic enterprise security for customers. Her background includes providing solutions in the areas of data protection, identity, multi-factor authentication and encryption to secure SAP and other applications.  She holds a Certified Information Security Systems Professional (CISSP) certification from ISC2. She currently serves as the President of the Metro Atlanta Information Systems Security Association (ISSA) chapter as well as on the board of the Technology Association of Georgia (TAG) Information Security Society.


Cynthia Curry, Director of IoT, Metro Atlanta Chamber

Cynthia Curry is passionate about supporting, building, and promoting the region’s IoT ecosystem.  Her mission is to drive collaboration and engagement within the IoT and mobile community to strengthen Metro Atlanta’s position as a technological powerhouse.  She has helped MAC launch IoT.ATL, a consortium of business, government, and non-profit leaders united to help Metro Atlanta to become a globally recognized leader in IoT innovation.  She leads the MAC IoT / Mobile Leadership Council, who implements the guiding principles of IoT.ATL, and will help put Atlanta on the map for their IoT and Smart Cities innovation. Cynthia has helped nurture Atlanta technology companies for over 20 years.  


Donna Gallaher, CISSP, C|CISO, CIPP/E, CIPM, President & CEO, New Oceans Enterprises, LLC 

Ms. Gallaher served as a C-Level Strategic Advisor in IT and Cyber Strategy for multiple global companies for over 15 years drawing from her previous successes in engineering, solution selling, IT operations and leadership. She provides value to clients by thoroughly understanding business and regulatory requirements, assessing obstacles and translating technical challenges into business risks allowing technology to function as a business enabler. Ms. Gallaher serves on the Board of Directors of the Technology Association of Georgia Information Security Society, Evanta CISO Southeast Governing Body and is active in the local ISSA and Cloud Security Alliance chapters.  She is active in the lobby efforts to shape cyber security legislation and her recent articles have been published on the National Technology Security Coalition website. Ms. Gallaher holds CISSP, CCISO, CIPP/E, CIPM and ITIL certifications and is a graduate of Auburn University with a Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering.



Thursday, September 20, 2018




Metro Atlanta Chamber 
191 Peachtree Street N.E. Suite 3400 
Atlanta, GA 30303


$20 for Members (GACC South, BACoS, FACC, NACCSE, BABCGA, JASG Members, $20 for Students (must show student ID to enter)
$35 for Non-Members

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Disclaimer: For cancellations received up to 14 days prior to the event date, 50% of the event fee can be refunded. For cancellations received at any later time, no refund will be provided. Registrations are transferable. Attendance is possible only after payment is received.