The GSU chapter of the ACM presents Why Information Security? Charles Newberry Director, Information Security Office Turner Broadcasting System A short discussion about why information security is important and why it is not an obvious priority in corporations. In addition, what makes great information security professionals (at Turner)? About the Speaker: As Director of the Information Security Office, Charles Newberry leads a team of risk and security professionals serving Turner's global footprint. He is responsible for setting Turner's security posture and providing risk-based guidance to management. In addition to his security responsibilities, Charles serves as an advisor to Turner's compliance and regulatory programs, which include Sarbanes-Oxley, PCI, and Safe Harbor. He has spent most of his career managing application development teams for several companies, including The Coca-Cola Company, Sprint, and Turner Broadcasting System, before joining the Information Security Office. Supporting his 23 years of information technology experience, Charles holds a B.A. in Business Information Systems from DeVry University. Win a valuable door prize! One lucky attendee will win a Google Chromecast streaming media player. Thursday, November 14, 2013 2:00 p.m.-3:00 p.m. Room 1432 (Conference Room) 34 Peachtree Street Everyone welcome! Free refreshments! For more information about the GSU ACM chapter, please visit our website: acm.cs.gsu.edu.