The December 1st Beyond Breakfast will be serving up information on Cybersecurity and the impact that AI (Artificial Intelligence) has on the security of our businesses. Our keynote speaker will provide a look at the potential risks and impacts AI can have on your business- eventhough sometimes it can seem like AI is the solution to all the problems. A panel of guests will share additional insights and answer any questions from the audience.
Thank you to Gordon Flesch Company & Elevity for providing us with the knowledgeable keynote and panel to help bring awareness to these extremely relevant topics.
A light breakfast with assorted pastries, bagels, cream cheese, yogurt, coffee and assorted juices will be provided.
- Cost: $15 member, $20 non-member
- When: Friday December 1, 2023 — 7:30 am – 9:00 am
- 7:30 – 7:45 am – Registration/Check-in & Grab Breakfast
- 7:45 – 8:15 am – Keynote Speaker
- 8:15 – 9:00 am – Panel Presentation/Q&A session
Ironworks Hotel Meeting Center
The Foundry & Industry Room
500 Pleasant Street, Beloit WI 53511
Note: Credit card payment ONLY. Invoicing is not available for this event.
Thank you to our Advocacy Sponsor
Online registrations are now closed.
Director of Cyber Liability, M3 Insurance
Matthew Thomson is the Director of Cyber Liability at M3 Insurance. In this role, he is responsible for sales support, market relations, training, and thought leadership within the cyber, media, and technology error and omissions (E&O) lines of coverage. Thomson also oversees and develops M3’s cyber book of business. In serving as a cyber security strategist and advisor, he helps clients mitigate cyber exposures through preventative controls and formal risk transfer mechanisms. Thomson has diverse experience in incident response, cyber risk, compliance frameworks, and security awareness & training – among other cyber related fields. He earned a Master’s Degree in Information Assurance from the University of Maryland Global Campus Earned and a Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science from Marquette University. He also gained experience as a Cyberspace Operations Officer in the U.S. Air Force and led cybersecurity for Breakthrough and Community First Credit Union.
Cybersecurity Operations Consultant, Arctic Wolf
Tanner has worked as a solutions consultant in the technology sector for the past 10+ years, working for a variety of organizations, from large corporations such as Oracle, to small startups. He has spent the last 5 years in the cybersecurity industry with Arctic Wolf. Tanner works with organizations across Wisconsin, helping IT and business leaders leverage an operational approach to solve complex cybersecurity challenges, and keep their businesses compliant, secure, and thriving. Outside of Arctic Wolf, Tanner enjoys volunteering with a local animal rescue, as well as sitting on the board for Best Christmas Ever, a holiday focused nonprofit.
Managed Services Architect, Elevity
David Eichkorn is a business-focused technology professional with 28 years of experience, primarily serving small and medium-sized businesses. For the past two decades at the Gordon Flesch Company (GFC), he progressed from an essential member of the internal Information Systems team to leading IT operations and end-user support across GFC’s Midwest offices. Before GFC, he held client-facing network administration and field engineering roles in Microsoft and Novell network environments. In a significant career shift eleven years ago, David became a vCIO, offering crucial strategic guidance to GFC’s Managed IT Solutions clients. Today, as a Managed Solutions Architect at Elevity, he collaborates closely with executives and business leaders to create purposeful, strategic, and cybersecurity-focused technology solutions aligned with clients’ priorities and objectives.