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RSA Conference Adds Women’s Cybersecurity leader Joyce Brocaglia, EWF Founder to its Advisory Board

Tuesday, January 29, 2019   (0 Comments)
Posted by: Melissa Rojas
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RSA Conference, one of the world’s largest information security conferences and expositions practices diversity and inclusion by adding 9 new industry leaders to its Advisory Board including Joyce Brocaglia, CEO of Alta Associates; CEO of BoardSuitedand Founder of the Executive Women’s Forum on Information Security, Risk Management and Privacy (EWF). RSA Conference has also added a women’s focused seminar where Brocaglia will speak.

“I have been a participant of the RSA conference since its inception and am honored to serve on the Board of Advisors,“ said Joyce Brocaglia, EWF Founder, CEO of Alta Associates and BoardSuited. “Like RSA Conference, both the EWF and Alta Associates are committed to engaging, developing and advancing professionals in our field. Together we are increasing the diversity, access and leadership skills of our industry.”

Joyce Brocaglia is the CEO of Alta Associates, the leading executive search firm specializing in Cybersecurity, IT Risk Management and Transformational Technology. Brocaglia is known for her commitment to engaging, developing and advancing women leaders and founded the Executive Women’s Forum on Information Security, Risk Management and Privacy in 2002. She is also the CEO of a newly launched company, BoardSuited; an e-learning course for professionals who aspire to be on a board of directors. Learn more about Brocaglia in this interview with RSAC here.

The RSA Conference Advisory Board is designed to assist in driving an impartial, yet informed dialogue on the rapidly evolving information security industry. The Advisory Board extends the influence of Conference by providing insight into trends and breaking news in the information security industry on behalf of the Conference, as well as offering guidance into overall program development.

Joyce Brocaglia will also share her experience as a professional speaker at RSA Conference seminar “She Speaks Security: Gaining Confidence Speaking and Submitting to Speak,” on Monday, March 4, 2019, from 1:00 – 4:30 PM. This robust half-day forum, developed with community groups, will offer a mentor-focused opportunity to inspire, prepare and equip women for submitting and presenting to large groups.

Headed to RSA Conference? Make sure to register for the EWF Meet & Greet to engage and connect with over 200 of the most dynamic personalities; the women in Information Security on Wednesday, March 6, 2019, at 11:30 AM - 1:00 PM. Register here. Don’t forget to visit the Alta Associates and EWF Booth North Expo #6474!


About the Executive Women’s Forum on Information Security, Risk Management & Privacy: 
Founded in 2002, the Executive Women’s Forum on Information Security, Risk Management & Privacy (EWF) is the largest member organization serving women leaders as well as the most prominent and influential women in Information Security, Cybersecurity, IT Risk Management, Governance Risk & Compliance and Privacy. The EWF’s mission is to advance women in our field through leadership development, education and the creation of trusted relationships. The EWF achieves this goal by facilitating programs and events throughout the year including a National Conference, regional meetings, leadership development programs and interaction with global thought leaders through an online community. For more information visit http://www.ewf-usa.com.

About Alta Associates: 
Founded in 1986 Alta Associates is widely acknowledged as the leading boutique executive search firm specializing in Information Security, Cybersecurity, and IT Risk Management. Alta is recognized for their deep understanding of the information security industry and the drives that shape it. Having successfully partnered with global enterprises for 30 years, Alta has filled many of the most high profile Chief Information Security Officer roles and built world class Information Security, Cybersecurity and IT Risk organizations. Alta is well known for their ability to attract and deliver top tier executives and the teams that support them and is named as one of the top 50 executive search firms in the United States. For more information visit http://www.altaassociates.com or call 908-806-8442.

About BoardSuited: 
BoardSuited is an online e-learning course that provides professionals with a practical approach to best prepare and position themselves for their first boardroom seat. Boardsuited combines a robust curriculum and insights from seated Board Members and C level experts to teach learners how boards operate, their roles and responsibilities as board members and guides them in creating their personal roadmap to the boardroom. For more information visit http://www.boardsuited.com or call 908-806-6257.

About RSA Conference: 
RSA Conference is the premier series of global events and onDemand programs where the world talks security and leadership gathers, advances and emerges. Whether attending in the U.S., the EMEA region, the Asia-Pacific region or online, RSA Conference events are where the security industry converges to discuss current and future concerns and get access to the people, content and ideas that help enable individuals and companies to win, grow and do their best. It’s about bringing all people in the cybersecurity industry together and empowering the collective “we” of the cybersecurity industry to stand against cyberthreats around the world. RSA Conference is the ultimate marketplace for the latest technologies and hands-on educational opportunities that help industry professionals discover how to make their companies more secure while showcasing the most enterprising, influential and thought-provoking thinkers and leaders in security today. For information on events, online programming and the most up-to-date news pertaining to the information security industry visit http://www.rsaconference.com