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Symantec Cyber Readiness Challenge hosted at the HTCIA - September 2014
September 10-11, 2014
2014 Retail Loss Prevention Conference
A conference designed by retailers for retailers focusing on the many ways that LP teams can work with all divisions within an organization to implement new ideas and ensure growth. Symantec's Alexander Rau is participating as a Panelist. Learn more
Session Title: You Can Run But You Can't Hide: Protecting Your Data from Cyber Attacks
Toronto, ON
September 15-17, 2014
MISA Security Conference
The conference provides you with opportunities to hear from industry experts and network with colleagues on important IT security related topics. One of the new additions to this year's conference is the all-day training session taking place on Monday September 15th. Symantec is sponsoring this event with partner Softchoice at a booth on the tradeshow floor. Symantec Speaking spot (17th September 11:05am) by Alexander Rau. Learn more
Session Title: Legacy XP
Peterborough, ON
September 16-19, 2014
Data, Data, Data - which includes focus streams on infrastructure, governance, and analysis - appeals to a broad spectrum of municipal IT decision makers. Symantec is sponsoring a Breakfast at the conference and a booth. Symantec speaker Greg Belanger with host a 30 min session (18-sept - 11:30-12pm). Learn more
Session Title: Do you know where your Data is? Real world problems and solutions.
Kelowna, BC
September 16, 2014
CIO Toronto Summit
Technology continues to be incorporated into the business world and is becoming increasingly important. The role of the CIO requires business knowledge, as well as technology experience. With this shift to an intertwined business functionality, in order to optimize efficiency with technology, CIOs are finding that their roles in the enterprise are changing drastically. The CIO Toronto Summit will foreground the key issues that Canada's leading technology executives need to address. CIOs are turning their focus from maintaining computer systems to improving ROI by using economical technology solutions to increase worker productivity. Learn more
Toronto, ON
September 18, 2014
CIO Calgary Summit
Technology is becoming increasingly important in the business world. The role of the CIO requires business knowledge and technology experience in order to optimize efficiency in this shift to an intertwined business functionality. The CIO Calgary Summit will foreground the key issues that Canada's leading technology executives need to address. CIOs are turning their focus from maintaining computer systems to improving ROI by using economical technology solutions to increase worker productivity. Learn more
Calgary, AB
September 18-19, 2014
High Technology Crime Investigation Association (HTCIA)
At this year's HTCIA - Atlantic Chapter - Symantec plays a big role. Symantec's Franklin Witter will engage the audience in his session "Penetration Testing Apps and Systems". Jeff Greene will be HTCIAs closing keynote speaker at this event. The cherry on top on this information filled conference - We will be hosting a Symantec run Cyber Readiness Challenge (CRC) at the HTCIA. This 4 hour hacking session will be held on the 18th afternoon. Register for Symantec's CRC soon as seats are limited.
Halifax, NS
October 1-2, 2014
3rd Annual Mobile Enterprise Summit
3rd Annual Mobile Enterprise Summit is hosts enterprise mobile forums, source solutions to drive business transformations, mitigate risks, and strengthen your bottom-line. Symantec is sponsoring at a Gold Membership with Novacoast at this Summit. We have a 45 min speaking opportunity. Novacoast Jonathan Poon will be hosting this session about the mobility space and Symantec's offerings. Learn more
Toronto, ON

September 10, 2014

The 21st Century Legal Department - New Challenges & Responsibilities in the Era of Big Data

Today’s era of technology and data growth presents new and unique challenges for businesses and corporate legal departments in particular. Some speculate that establishing a good “information governance” plan is the only way to address these challenges, yet the term “information governance” is ill-defined and means different things to different people. Join Matthew Nelson, Attorney | Information Governance at Symantec for an overview of the challenges and risk mitigation strategies 21st Century Legal Departments should consider in order to assure competent representation of their clients.

September 16, 2014

Internet of Things - One Size Doesn't Fit All

Vendors are priming a great future when the Internet of Things (IoT) becomes a reality. The reality is that the Internet of Things is here today. IoT has been with us in various incarnations over the last ten years or so. To protect yourself, your network and your business you need to think of the larger picture of securing the device to the network and back again.
IoT today is in its infancy, even though it’s been around a long time. There are no standards overall and there are industry nuances that further complicate security. Join our webcast to learn:
  • What the IoT means today
  • What devices have been hacked and what have not
  • Practical approaches and best practices for dealing with the security issues that IoT creates

September 24, 2014

5 Must-Haves for an Enterprise Mobility Management Solution

Do you have everything your organization needs to manage mobility, without exposing gaps in both data protection and end-user privacy?
In this webinar, you will be able to find real answers to tough questions, such as:
  • What do you need to deploy flexible BYOD and/or CYOD policies?
  • How to protect apps without investing in SDKs or code-writing projects?
  • What’s the most efficient way to safely distribute content?
Whether it’s implementing a corporate-owned or personally-owned devices strategy, or a hybrid, you can learn how to help tackle the challenges that come with managing complex mobile environments, while keeping your workforce productive.