Upcoming Events – April 18th

Join us on April 18th as Joe Compton Presents on Securing the Internet of Things. Networking and Food start at 6PM with the presentation at 6:30 PM. We meet at the Bit Factory at the Bounce Hub building, 526 S Main St in Akron

RSVP: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/securing-the-internet-of-things-tickets-44086913144


IoT devices, methodologies and opportunities are proliferating for both business and consumer uses. At the same time, information security issues continue to be very prevalent and threats seem to be growing rapidly. How are these two prominent market trends converging and what do businesses need to do to ensure their IT security?

Presenter: Joe Compton,CISSP, CISA, QSA, CICP

Skoda Minotti Risk Advisory Services


Joe is a principal in Skoda Minotti’s Risk Advisory Services practice. With more than 30 years of IT and business management experience, he has spent the past the last 20 years focused on compliance and technology security management for regulated industries, including: Banking, Healthcare, and Technology companies.

As a CISA (Certified Information Systems Auditor), QSA (Qualified Security Assessor), CICP (Core Impact Certified Professional), and a CISSP (Certified Information Security Professional), Joe’s consulting practice is focused in four main areas: IT Security Audit and Penetration Testing; IT Security Program Development; Risk Assessment Facilitation and Business Continuity Planning.

He is a 1989 Graduate of John Carroll University with a B.A. in English and History, and has earned a certificate in the Executive Management from the University of Notre Dame Mendoza College of Business in 2012. A lifelong learner, he is graduate of Leadership Cleveland (2014) and the Mandel Leadership Program (2014) at the Cleveland Jewish Federation. Compton served on the Board of Lake Catholic High School and chaired the Technology Committee for the Jewish Federation of Cleveland. Joe is also a board member on various Cleveland technology startups. He lives in Lakewood, OH.

We hope to see you there!

Other Events

  • Thursday May 17th: Practical Virtualization Solutions, Alex Castanedez
  • Thursday June 21st: Membership Social, Thirsty Dog Brewing Co. Akron


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