Upper Peninsula Cybersecurity Event and Reception - Second Speaker and Presentation Added!

October 27, 2:45am, EDT - 6:30pm, EDT

Location (Presentation): Upper Peninsula Health Plan, 853 W. Washington Street, Marquette, MI 49855

Virtual Access to Presentation: Information to be added

Location (Reception): Holiday Inn Marquette, 1951 U.S. 41 West, Marquette, Michigan, MI 49855 (located one mile from presentation location)


Date: Friday, October 27, 2017

Time: Presentation 2 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. / Reception: To Follow Upon Conclusion of Presentations

Location (Presentation): Upper Peninsula Health Plan, 853 W. Washington Street, Marquette, MI

Location (Reception): Staybridge Inn and Suites, 855 West Washington Street Marquette, Michigan, MI 49855 (located across parking lot from presentation location)

Presentation Titles:

  • “Updates and Trends in Healthcare Cybersecurity” [Presentation will focus on phishing, medical devices and ransomware.]
  • “Confronting Cyber Threats: Cyber Security from the FBI’s Perspective”

Registration: Information to be available shortly. Limited seating available.

Speakers: Linda M. Bower, CISSP, Information Security Officer, Munson Healthcare, and Kenneth M. Zimmerman, Task Force Officer, Federal Bureau of Investigtion's Detroit Cyber Squad

Kenneth M. Zimmerman is a Detroit based Task Force Officer (TFO) assigned to the Federal Bureau of Investigation's Detroit Cyber Squad. TFO Zimmerman has worked for the FBI for four years researching and addressing cyber threats. He has published reports on advanced persistent threats, malware analysis, and ransomware. He also has extensive experience pertaining to threats and vulnerabilities to the confidentiality, integrity, and availability of fortune 500 companies. He specializes in computer forensic investigations.