The Journey to a Secure Organization

Paul Jones

CIO at City of West Palm Beach

Learning Objectives

In today’s world, most security professionals will say it is not a matter of if it is a matter of when a breach happens. In this presentation we will discuss how the City of West Palm Beach is building an organization-wide information security program that centers on a strong technical platform, a robust administrative tier and a solid compliance infrastructure. Discussion points will include; reducing liability, leveraging audits, engaging the organization and building a culture of security awareness. Additionally, we will highlight some of the compliance tools used to ensure long term results.


Key Takeaways:



  • The three tiers of a solid security program

  • Making security awareness real and getting engagement

  • Ensuring compliance