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Small Business, Big Threat – Cybersecurity Workshop

Wed 8:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Topic: Cyber Security

What is cybersecurity and why does it matter to you and your business? What can you do to make your cyber presence more secure? Join us for this informative workshop as we discuss what cybersecurity is and the importance it plays in the operation of your business. This workshop is designed for those who are looking to learn more about the general concepts of cybersecurity, while also offering information for those looking to refresh what they already know. This event will feature an array of experienced speakers in the cybersecurity industry. The Michigan SBDC’s Cyber Security Awareness Program Specialist, Scott Taber will open the program, followed by Jim Beechy of Consumers Energy. We will then shift to a panel discussion featuring other members of the SBDC and Luke Thelen of the Michigan State Police Information Technology Division. You will leave the workshop with: 1. A general understanding of cybersecurity concepts 2. Explanations as to why these topics matter for your business 3. Key steps you can implement in your business operations to make

Speaker(s): Scott Taber (SBDC), Jim Beechy (Consumers Energy), Alex Dwornick and Kyle Bowen (Cyber Command Center (MC3)).

Co-Sponsor(s): Middle Michigan Development Corporation

Fee: No Cost

Phone: 989-317-4623


Mid Michigan College
Center for Liberal Arts and Business - Room 186/187
Community Room 186/187
2600 S Summerton Mt Pleasant, MI