Northern Chapter VSCPA - Event Information

Event Name:Non-Profit SIG - Cybersecurity for CPA's and Non-Profits -- Don't be a Statistic, Protect Yourself
Event Type(s):Special Interest Group Event


(Compliments of Queen Consulting and Technologies)

Topic:  Cybersecurity for CPA's and Non-Profits -- Don't be a Statistic, Protect Yourself

Hackers are constantly improving their tactics to trick unsuspecting employees to open the door to sensitive data; let’s work together to slam the door on cyber criminals.
Professional service organizations realize that cybersecurity is a shared responsibility. With human error causing 95% of data breaches, working together to create a layered security strategy can actively reduce risk to your business (and to your clients).

What Participants Will Learn:
  • Top Cybersecurity threats and risks for CPAs and Nonprofits to be aware of

  • Where to start with proactive security measures

  • Identifying easy things to spot and change for improving your cybersecurity

  • How to improve your cybersecurity on an ongoing basis

  • 15 Point Checklist – Spot light on Data Backup and Continuity

  • Q & A and real-life examples

Who will Benefit?
The session will benefit anyone involved in an organization’s operations, finance, IT, and/or HR. Operational and technically minded staff may find direct application, while top level strategists will find helpful for larger scale planning, budgeting, and goal determination.

Presentation by:
Nathan J. Scott, Co-Owner
Queen Consulting and Technologies, LLC

Nathan Scott is passionate about helping people find the right technological solutions to improve their businesses and lives. As a Certified Project Management Professional (PMP) with over 10 years’ experience in the IT industry, he is highly motivated, results driven, and a well-organized individual with proven success in numerous profitable projects, happy customers, and opportunity generation.  Nathan has years of experience with software development companies and previously served as a contract manager for ten different government agencies, while doubling as the support desk manager for thousands of end-users.   

Nathan is proud to share his strong team leadership and mentoring skills and excels at motivating individuals to maximize productivity and growth.  Exceptionally gifted as a communicator, he is dedicated to building strong relationships with peers and clients through versatility, adaptability, and commitment to translating opportunities into success.

Several accounting and non-profit organizations trust Nathan’s company with their internal IT operations and web-marketing needs.  Queen Consulting simplifies technology and web-strategy for these organizations and focuses on delivering the highest quality work in an affordable price range with effective and goal-oriented solutions.

Event Date:1/17/2019
Event Time:8:00 AM - 9:30 AM
Location:National Hospice & Palliative Care Organization
1731 King Street, Suite 100
Alexandria, VA 22314

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Contact Person:Brian Wendroff
(phone: 703-553-1099)
Details:Includes 1 hour of CPE

8:00 - 8:30am - Welcome and Networking
8:30 - 9:30am - Discussion

Parking Information:
There are free public parking spaces about two blocks away at The Durant Center and at Jefferson Houston School. 
We suggest using Peyton Street to get to Cameron (Cameron is a one way street, so you can’t drive through the arch and make a right on Cameron, only a left).  Come up Cameron and park at the Durant Center and then walk up to NHPCO through the back side of the arch/driveway. 
There are free public parking spaces between the Durant Center and the public swimming pool and also behind Jefferson Houston Elementary School at 1501 Cameron Street.
Via Metro: 
Take either the Yellow Line or Blue Line to the King Street Metro Station.
Please feel free to contact Brian Wendroff, Non Profit Committee Chair for any questions, comments, or concerns.

Future Meeting Dates:
January 17, 2019
May 16, 2019
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