|[November 08, 2012]
Kaplan University to Host Webinar Live from Techonomy Conference with Cyber Expert Art Coviello
Kaplan University, a leader in higher education innovation, will host
its next Visionary Voices webinar live from the third annual Techonomy
Conference. The webinar will feature noted cyber expert Art Coviello,
executive vice president for EMC Corporation (News - Alert) and executive chairman of
RSA, the security division of EMC.
Delivered in real-time via Kaplan's KAPx interactive platform, the
one-on-one interview will be conducted by Kaplan University Dean of the School
of Information Technology Dr. David DeHaven. The one-hour
conversation will center on technology's dual-edged sword-how it
improves lives and business functions while also posing increased risks
for security vulnerabilities. The webinar will also touch on the growing
need for trained, qualified personnel to identify and reduce cyber
Monday, November 12, 2012
8:00-9:00 p.m. ET
You must register to attend this free, interactive webinar.
To register, please use Google Chrome or Mozilla (News - Alert) Firefox as your
Internet browser. Then log on to https://kapx.kaplan.com/events/visionnary-voices-webinar-with-art-coviello/register.
Registration will ensure that you receive a reminder to attend. If you
are unable to attend at the scheduled date and time, please register
and we will email you the recording of this event.
To attend the webinar on Monday, November 12, please use Google
Chrome or Mozilla Firefox as your Internet browser. Then log on to https://kapx.kaplan.com/events/visionnary-voices-webinar-with-art-coviello/
a few minutes prior to 8 p.m. ET. Log in using your email
address and the password you created to register for the event.
Leaders from all over the world will soon gather in Arizona for the 2012 Techonomy
Conference for a multidisciplinary conversation among some of the
best minds in technology, economics and business about harnessing
technology's potential for business and social progress. Kaplan
University is the official education partner of Techonomy.
Art Coviello, EVP of EMC Corporation and executive chairman of
RSA, is a sought-after speaker who has been called on to address
Congress as a cyber security expert. He has been interviewed by CNN
Money, the Washington Post, Forbes and others. Under Coviello's
stewardship of RSA Security (News - Alert), the company became widely known as a leader
in authentication and encryption, and identity and access management. He
plays a key role in several national cyber security initiatives.
Dr. David DeHaven, dean of Kaplan University's School of
Information Technology, has more than 20 years of information technology
and business experience. He previously served as chief technology
officer of Northrop Grumman and is also an active board member for
several IT consulting companies.
About Kaplan University
Kaplan University offers a different school of thought for higher
education. It strives to help adult students unlock their talent by
providing a practical, student-centered education that prepares them for
careers in some of the fastest-growing industries. The University, which
has its main campus in Davenport, Iowa, and its headquarters in Chicago,
is accredited by The Higher Learning Commission (www.ncahlc.org)
and is a member of the North Central Association of Colleges and
Schools. Kaplan University serves nearly 50,000 online and campus-based
students. The University has 11 campuses in Iowa, Nebraska, Maryland and
Maine, and Kaplan University Learning Centers
in Maryland, Wisconsin, Indiana, Missouri and Florida.
Kaplan University is one of Kaplan, Inc.'s higher education
institutions, which serve approximately 73,000 students online and
through approximately 70 campus-based schools across the United States.
Kaplan's higher education schools offer a spectrum of academic
opportunities, from certificates and diplomas to graduate and
professional degrees, including a juris
doctor degree. Kaplan, Inc. is a leading international provider of
educational and career services for individuals, schools and businesses.
It is a subsidiary of The Washington Post Company (News - Alert) (NYSE: WPO), and its
largest division. For more information about Kaplan University, visit www.kaplanuniversity.edu.
Kaplan Inc.'s new KAPx™ learning platform (www.kapx.net)
provides for student-instructor interaction with live feedback tools in
an online "hangout" format, which can be used to engage participants
across the country or around the world. KAPx™ is designed to
promote student success and includes such features as allowing the
presenter to remotely control the view that participants see in their
course materials. The platform allows the presenter to webcast the
sessions live, leveraging YouTube (News - Alert) and Google+ Hangouts. It also permits
participants to sign up in advance and allows the presenter to capture
user data. Other functionalities include: real-time polling;
question-and-answer sessions; and real-time chat between speakers and
Founded by former Visionary Voices guest David Kirkpatrick, Techonomy is
a conference about how technology is transforming society, the
workplace, and the way we live. Techonomy focuses on the centrality of
technology to business and social progress and the urgency of embracing
the rapid pace of change brought by technology. Every major issue going
forward will be affected by how it intersects with technology innovation.
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