Baruch College Partners with Skytop Strategies to Host Conference on Shareholder Actions in Cyber Security

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NEW YORK, NY March 1, 2016 – The Robert Zicklin Center for Corporate Integrity atBaruch College, in partnership with Skytop Strategies, invites you to an all-day conference to discuss Shareholder Actions in Cyber Security on Wednesday, March 16.

Experts will speak on key factors used by shareholders when considering actions and the full impact of losses realized through cyber-attacks.

Participants will engage with public company executives, institutional shareholders and governance, cyber, legal and communications experts on how to proactively avoid cyber breaches and the possibility of devastating shareholder actions.

Panelists include: Matt DiGuiseppe – Director, Stewardship & Corporate Governance, TIAA-CREF; David Cass – ‎Chief Information Security Officer, Cloud SaaS Operational Services, IBM; Jim Jaeger– Chief Cyber Services Strategist, Fidelis Cybersecurity; Lyndon Park– Vice President, Corporate Governance & Responsible Investment, BlackRock; Christopher Keegan – Senior Managing Director, Cyber & Technology National Practice Leader, Beecher Carlson; Neil Hershfield – Deputy Director, Control Systems Security Program, US Department of Homeland Security. See the full list of panelists here.

Constituents of Baruch College receive a 30% discount. To register for this timely program please contact Jon Scorcia, VP of Delegate Engagement, at 914-552-9106 and mention Baruch College to receive this special offer.  Members of the media may request a press pass.



WHAT: Shareholder Actions in Cyber Security

WHEN: Wednesday, March 16, 2016

8:30 a.m. – Arrival and Continental Breakfast

9:00 a.m. – Sessions begin

1:30 p.m. – Networking Luncheon

2:20 p.m. – Luncheon Briefing with FBI Assistant Section Chief

3 – 6:00 p.m. – Sessions continue


WHERE: Baruch College

55 Lexington Avenue

New York, NY 10010

Room 14-220



About Baruch College:

Baruch College is a senior college in the City University of New York (CUNY) with a total enrollment of more than 18,000 students, who represent 160 countries and speak more than 100 languages. Ranked among the top 15% of U.S. colleges and the No. 4 public regional university, Baruch College is regularly recognized as among the most ethnically diverse colleges in the country. As a public institution with a tradition of academic excellence, Baruch College offers accessibility and opportunity for students from every corner of New York City and from around the world. For more about Baruch College, go to

About Skytop Strategies:

Skytop Strategies Convenes Company Stakeholders on Sustainable Value and the Emerging Corporate Citizen. We bring together company executives, institutional shareholders and subject matter experts for highly interactive, peer-based exchanges on citizenship and sustainability, integrated reporting, risk management, shareholder engagement, company resilience and the institutional portfolio.


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