cybersecurity and strategic planning now, for tomorrow

Utility University: putting “now, for tomorrow” into practice

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Session three of Utility University will feature two topics that need to be addressed in the workforce now and will continue to be prominent in the future: strategic planning and cybersecurity.

Breaking through barriers to planning and execution is a key to future organizational growth. Baker Tilly’s Melanie Varghese will kick off the session with a discussion on approaching planning with a clear vision and an executable process to carry out strategic goals.

Then, Brian Nichols, director in Baker Tilly’s risk advisory practice, will provide a cybersecurity overview, including the latest threats and mitigation strategies.

Learning objectives will include:

  • Learn how to identify key gaps across your organization
  • Understand fundamental elements of the strategic planning process
  • Recognize how to build a roadmap for long-term success
  • Understand the latest cybersecurity threats
  • Learn how to mitigate these threats
  • Recognize the nuances of securing third-party hosted solutions including cloud infrastructure

Information about CPE eligibility

There are no prerequisites for this event and advance preparation is not required. There is no cost to attend this event.

Level: Basic

CPE credit: Two (2) hours total credit

Field of study: Business Management & Organization, Specialized Knowledge

A certificate of completion will be emailed to you four to six weeks following the event. For more information regarding administrative policies such as complaint and refund policies, please email [email protected]

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Baker Tilly US, LLP is registered with the National Association of State Boards of Accountancy (NASBA) as a sponsor of continuing professional education on the National Registry of CPE Sponsors. State boards of accountancy have final authority on the acceptance of individual courses for CPE credit. Complaints regarding registered sponsors may be submitted to the National Registry of CPE Sponsors through its website:

October 2021

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