Cyber-attacks are on the rise and, increasingly, small businesses are at risk. According to Symantec’s 2016 Internet Security Threat Report, 43 percent of attacks worldwide were targeted at small businesses with fewer than 250 employees. Looking to enhance your business’ cybersecurity measures? The Florida SBDC is excited to announce this new no-cost workshop that will provide the education and resources to protect your business, customers, employees, and profits from cyber-attacks. The Byte-Size Small Business Cybersecurity Program workshop will cover four topics: basic cybersecurity threats, security, remediation, and cybersecurity resources. A key takeaway and the foundation for these workshops is a new in-depth resource guide, which offers user-friendly information to help your business become more cyber-secure. Find out what you can do to protect yourself and your business. Schedule for the day: 8:30 – 9:00 AM: Breakfast & Networking 9:00 – 10:00: Presentation on Cybersecurity for Small & Midsize Companies 10:00 – 10:30: Q &A Spanish Translator Available. Materials translated into Spanish.
Speaker(s): Marc Farron, Julio Estremera
Co-Sponsor(s): Hispanic Chamber of Commerce
The Florida SBDC at Florida Gulf Coast University is a member of the Florida SBDC Network, a statewide partnership program nationally accredited by the Association of America's SBDCs and funded in part by the U.S. Small Business Administration, Defense Logistics Agency, State of Florida, and other private and public partners with the University of West Florida serving as the network's lead host institution. Florida SBDC services are extended to the public on a nondiscriminatory basis. Language assistance services are available for limited Englisch proficient individuals. Reasonable accommodations for persons with disabilities and/or limited English proficiency will be made if requested at least two weeks in advance. To request accommodation or language assistance, please contact Alison Bryant, Florida SBDC at Florida Gulf Coast University, 10501 FGCU Blvd. S., Lutgert Hall, Room 2311, Fort Myers, FL 33965, or via email at email@example.com.
Fee: No Cost