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ACCA USA, Pace University to Address Global Cybercrime Epidemic at Thursday, April 3 Conference

Amid increasing cybercrime threats across the globe, ACCA USA, the US arm of the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants, and Pace University will convene the second annual cybercrime symposium and panel discussion this Thursday.

“Cybercrime in the World Today 2014: Emerging Threats,” assembles business and law enforcement professionals, academics, students and members of the public to discuss data breaches, emerging cyber-terror threats, cloud-based security measures, digital currencies and fraud, and state-of-the-art risk management measures.

Joining moderator Jonathan Hill, Associate Dean at Pace’s Seidenberg School of Computer Science and Information Systems, are: Vincent Tophoff, Senior Technical Manager, International Federation of Accountants; Charles F. Gilgen, Supervisory Special Agent, FBI; Bernadette Gleason, North America eCrime Laboratory Manager, Citi; and, Robert A. Zandoli, Senior Vice President, Global Chief Information Security Office, AIG.

Judge Robert G. M. Keating, Pace’s Vice President for Strategic Initiatives, and David Szuchman, Executive Assistant District Attorney and Chief of the Investigation Division at the Manhattan District Attorney’s Office, will deliver remarks.

 
Where:       Michael Schimmel Center for the Arts, Pace University
3 Spruce Street (between Park Row and Gold Street), Lower Manhattan
 
When: April 3, 2014
8:00AM Reception / 8:30AM – 10:00AM Event
 

To register, visit http://bit.ly/1n1Z8Ub. MEDIA should RSVP to Katrin Maier at [email protected] or Jeff Simmons at [email protected].

About ACCA (Association of Chartered Certified Accountants): ACCA is the global body for professional accountants with 162,000 members and 428,000 students in 170 countries worldwide. We aim to offer business-relevant, first-choice qualifications to people of application, ability and ambition around the world who seek a rewarding career in accountancy, finance and management. We work through a network of 89 offices and centers and more than 8,400 Approved Employers worldwide, who provide high standards of employee learning and development. www.accaglobal.com

About Pace University: Since 1906, Pace University has educated thinking professionals by providing high quality education for the professions on a firm base of liberal learning amid the advantages of the New York metropolitan area. A private university, Pace has campuses in New York City and Westchester County, New York, enrolling nearly 13,000 students in bachelor’s, master’s, and doctoral programs in its Dyson College of Arts and Sciences, Lubin School of Business, College of Health Professions, School of Education, School of Law, and Seidenberg School of Computer Science and Information Systems. www.pace.edu

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