Join us for an open talk about the adoption of Zero Trust and its affects on policies and process within education environments. Topics will include an overview of Zero Trust, challenges faced in an educational environment and how policies can be re-written to better fit a Zero Trust world and allow for better compliance and understanding from an end user point of view.
Stephen Franks, Director, IT Services
Maritime Business College
Stephen has worked in both the education industry and IT for over 30 years. As a Professor, he has helped design programs involving IT Security including PenTesting and Compliance. Within administration, Stephen understands the complex challenges that face education institutions in regards to the balance between security and privacy. Stephen is a graduate of the University of Liverpool Masters of Science in Computer Security program.
Laura Franks, Director
Solopreneur IT Support and Security Services Inc.
Laura has dual Bachelors in Psychology and Education and is a graduate of the University of Liverpool Masters of Science in Computer Security program. With 25 years experience as an Academic in the Education industry focusing on technical and IT training, Laura has clear insights into the needs of the environment and its unique challenges.