What is NSAC's Cooperative Learning Network?
The NSAC Cooperative Learning Network is a live, interactive webinar, and you can attend from any location with internet and/or telephone access. NSAC members can attend an unlimited number of CLNs at no charge!

Who presents the information for one of these courses?
Each Cooperative Learning Network will have one or more speakers who are recognized experts on the topic. CLNs typically include a Q&A session where participants can ask questions live or by chat.

CPE Credits
The National Society of Accountants for Cooperatives (NSAC) is registered with the National Association of State Boards of Accountancy (NASBA) as a sponsor of continuing professional education on the National Registry of CPE Sponsors. State boards of accountancy have final authority on the acceptance of individual courses for CPE credit. Complaints regarding registered sponsors may be addressed to the National Registry of CPE Sponsors through its website: www.learningmarket.org.

Delivery Method: Group-Live.

CLN Policies
Refunds for CLNs are not provided. Member registrants, if unable to participate, will be provided with a link to the PODCast. Note PODCasts are not eligible for CPE credit.

For more information regarding refund, complaint and/or CLN cancellation policies, please contact our offices at (937) 222-6707 or info@nsacoop.org.

What does my registration include?
Your registration includes long-distance charges for the audio portion and log-in to the video presentation. All handouts and presentation files are downloadable and may be printed out or saved to the participant's computer once they are logged in to the course meeting room. Sessions include one Certificate of Attendance. Certificates for additional participants are $10.00 each.

Why NSAC Cooperative Learning Networks?

Fast.
No wasted time. Get right to the heart of the matter in a course designed to easily fit into your busy schedule.

Convenient.
No travel. No time out of the office. Listen and follow along from the comfort and convenience of your desk, device or conference room.

Easy.
A computer, device and/or telephone are all the equipment you need.

CLNs are ideal for multiple attendees. Registrants may use a monitor and speakers/speakerphone and invite others to participate - at no extra cost to you. Additional attendees seeking CPE credit for viewing the session will incur a $10 fee per certificate request.

Affordable.
NSAC Cooperative Learning Networks are free for members and available to non members at a fraction of the cost of travel and attendance fees for other high-priced conferences or seminars.

For more information contact the National Office at 937-222-6707 or email to: info@nsacoop.org

Cooperative Learning Network

Cybersecurity: What Management and Boards of Cooperatives Need to Know
Date: Wednesday, April 11, 2018
Time: 11:00 AM ET / 10:00 AM CT / 09:00 AM MT / 08:00 AM PT [Prevailing Time]
Approximate Duration: 60 minutes
Presenter(s): Jan Hertzberg, Director; BKD
Objective: Learning Objective for this one hour presentation:
Upon completion of this webinar, participants will be able to:
Describe how the cyber risk landscape has changed for NFP organizations
Recognize key foundational elements of an effective cybersecurity program
Demonstrate activities that can help management and boards effectively address cyber risk
Field of Study: Computer Science and Auditing
Program Level: Basic
CPE Credit: 1 Credit Hour
Delivery Method: Group-Live

No advanced preparation or prerequisites are required for this course.

Course Description
In this one hour session we will be discussing that managing cyber risk has become a key challenge for cooperative management. The nearly constant stream of data breaches, hacks and cyber-espionage has created enormous challenges for organizations. In this webinar, BKD will explore how cyber threats have changed to create a new sense of urgency and how organizations can address them by assessing their cyber risk exposure, creating a strong cybersecurity program and adopting leading governance practices.

Presenter Bio(s)
Jan has more than 30 years of experience providing IT audit, risk, cybersecurity and privacy compliance services. This includes extensive experience in identifying and managing IT internal control risks and recommending solutions that apply cybersecurity and privacy frameworks (including COBIT, NIST, GAPP, ISO and AICPA Trust Principles) to implement leading practices and help clients meet compliance requirements.

Prior to joining BKD, Jan held positions with Fortune 100 companies and, most recently, led the cybersecurity/privacy practice for an international public accounting firm, providing services to clients that included national and international companies in the health care, financial services, professional services, not-for-profit, higher education, retail and manufacturing industries.

Jan is a frequent speaker and moderator on cybersecurity and privacy compliance topics and has written and lectured extensively on board-level awareness of cybersecurity risks and approaches to avoid, accept, mitigate and transfer them. He also serves as an adjunct professor of IT audit/cybersecurity at DePaul University.

He is a Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA) and Certified Information Privacy Professional IT (CIPP) and is a member of the Institute of Internal Auditors, ISACA (formerly Information Systems Audit and Control Association), International Association of Privacy Professionals and Partners of the Americas Illinois-San Paulo Chapter.

Jan is a graduate of Northern Illinois University, DeKalb, with a B.A. degree in history, an M.A. degree in Latin American history and an M.S. degree in computer science.

Additional Information

For more information regarding this series or administrative policies such as complaint and refund, please contact the NSAC National offices, 136 S. Keowee St., Dayton, OH 45402, 937-222-6707, email: info@nsacoop.org

The National Society of Accountants for Cooperatives (NSAC) is registered with the National Association of State Boards of Accountancy (NASBA) as a sponsor of continuing professional education on the National Registry of CPE Sponsors. State boards of accountancy have final authority on the acceptance of individual courses for CPE credit. Complaints regarding registered sponsors may be submitted to the National Registry of CPE Sponsors through its website: www.learningmarket.org